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  • Sympson before me crushed into a chair, and my hand was on his cravat: his eyes rolled in his head - I was strangling him, I think: the housekeeper stood wringing her hands, entreating me to desist; I desisted that moment, and felt at once as cool as stone.

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • Sir Philip induced two of his sisters to perpetrate a duet; he gave occupation to the Misses Sympson: the elder ladies were conversing together.

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • Keeldar, answering young Sympson, and not heeding Caroline.

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • Mr. and the Misses Sympson, not understanding the youth, let him much alone.

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • 'I thought the whole lot had long since lit the kitchen - fire, or curled the maid's hair at Sympson

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • One afternoon the Sympson family were gone out to take a carriage airing.

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • Yes: Louis Moore was a satellite of the house of Sympson: connected, yet apart; ever attendant - ever distant.

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • Yet that name astonished her: 'Shirley Keeldar, Sympson

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • Sympson, indeed, the sole son of the family, was very unlike his sisters, and of him she had formerly been fond; but he was not coming to Yorkshire: at least, not yet.

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

  • And now, do come, and let us once more be as we were at Sympson Grove.

    Shirley, by Charlotte Bronte

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