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" Schomberg's argument was met by Mr. Jones's statement that one must do something to kill time. Killing time was not forbidden. For the rest, being in a communicative mood, Mr. Jones said languidly and in a voice indifferent, as if issuing from a tomb,... "
Victory - Page 113
by Joseph Conrad - 1924 - 412 pages
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Victory

Joseph Conrad - 1923
...matches. Think of that! It wouldn't advance your affairs much, would it? — whatever happened to us." "And you have been used to deal with tame people,...two men intimidated him; but he was losing patience. But what would you think if I told you that I am pretty near as desperate as you two gentlemen? 'Here's...
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Victory, an Island Tale

Joseph Conrad - 1929 - 396 pages
...matches. Think of that! It wouldn't advance your affairs much, would it? — whatever happened to us." "And you have been used to deal with tame people,...two men intimidated him; but he was losing patience. But what would you think if I told you that I am pretty near as desperate as you two gentlemen? 'Here's...
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The Complete Works of Joseph Conrad: Victory

Joseph Conrad - 1921
...And you have been used to deal with tame people, vf, Lf you? But we aren't tame. We once kept a whoit angry town at bay for two days, and then we got away...these statements Ricardo confirmed by short, inhuman júrins. Schomberg lowered his eyes, for the sight of these two men intimidated him; but he was losing...
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