Phrases with "again"

William Dampier When our ship’s canoe was going aboard again they met the owner of the houses coming ashore in his boat. A New Voyage Round the World by William Dampier [1697]

George Gissing It was not long before we again met by chance. Christopherson by George Gissing

Wilkie Collins Must I remind you again that he owed the happiest days of his life to you and your good wife?” Romayne still looked at him without attending to what he said. The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins [1881]

Edith Wharton So much was changed for the better in Mrs. Clephane’s condition; in other respects, she had the feeling of having simply turned back a chapter, and begun again at the top of the same dull page. The Mother’s Recompense by Edith Wharton [1925]

A little searching, not a tithe of what had been before again and again, and the creature’s nest was discovered. Sanker’s Visit by Ellen Wood [1868]

Arnold Bennett From the cavern of the safe he took out a bag of gold, part of the money required for wages on the morrow — he would have to send to the Bank again in the morning. These Twain by Arnold Bennett [1916]

George Gissing After passing the early part of the evening in an uncomfortable way, with the help of newspapers and casual conversation, he went home again and shut himself in his study. A Life's Morning by George Gissing [1885]

H. G. Wells Mrs. Rylands had set it up again in a little walled close of turf and purple flowers. Meanwhile by H. G. Wells [1927]

Theodore Dreiser Then he again commiserated the North Side company on its rather difficult position. The Titan by Theodore Dreiser

Charles Stur Under the withering effects of this long continued drought, the vegetable kingdom was again at a stand; and we ourselves might be said to have been contending so long against the elements. Narrative of an expedition into Central Australia by Charles Stur

As they reached their own front door, Mrs. Elwyn again spoke: “Perhaps I ought to add,” she said hurriedly, “that I know one thing to Mrs. Bellair’s credit. Studies in Love and Terror by Marie Belloc Lowndes [1913]

Miles Franklin When he returned he dived into his papers again without taking any notice of me. My Career Goes Bung by Miles Franklin [1946]

Wilkie Collins But it was impossible to suspect Rachel. I left word that I would call again at six o’clock that evening. The Moonstone by Wilkie Collins [1868]

Jules Verne The poker was again thrust into the fire, and in a few minutes was ready for Hatteras to recommence operations. The Field of Ice by Jules Verne

Henry James He was so prepared with a greeting that he instantly smiled, as a shaken jug overflows; but she gave him no response, turned away again and sank back in her chair. The Liar by Henry James [1888]

Edith Wharton She did not see Tarrant again before he departed for the office. Hudson River Bracketed by Edith Wharton [1929]

There was a moment’s silence, and then she looked up again and caught my eyes. The Shadow of Larose by Arthur Gask [1930]

He settled down again to his routine, and finished by taking the water jump with a margin that made the crowd gasp. Brat Farrar by Josephine Tey

D. H. Lawrence In the morning again she must go to school. The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence

I sought people — I wanted men around me! Men who had not died! And again we two wandered. Tales of Unrest by Joseph Conrad [1898]

H. G. Wells These balls soared high in the air, and dropped and rose again and caught for a moment, and hurried on and passed, but at the sight of them the restlessness of the horses increased. Twelve Stories and a Dream by H. G. Wells [1903]

Rudyard Kipling I tell you confidently I shall bow before you again in salutation. The Eyes of Asia by Rudyard Kipling [1918]

Ann Radcliffe They were on the road to a port whence they designed again to embark for Italy, when this misfortune overtook them. A Sicilian Romance by Ann Radcliffe [1790]

Here again my anathemas against the dervish broke forth; ‘and but for him,’ said I, ‘I might have appeared not empty-handed. The Adventures of Hajji Baba of Ispahan by James Justinian Morier

Margaret Oliphant Find another factor, Lord Erradeen. I would rather gather stones upon the fields than do again what I have done this day. The Wizard's Son by Margaret Oliphant [1882]

John Lewis Burckhard At the end of five hours we issued from the head of Wady Lahyane again into the plain. Travels in Syria and the Holy Land by John Lewis Burckhard

George Eliot As for Hetty, she was soon in the wood again — her waking dreams being merged in a sleeping life scarcely more fragmentary and confused. Adam Bede by George Eliot [1859]

Henry James But even then she stopped again in the middle of the room and stood there gazing at a remembered vision — that of her husband and Madame Merle unconsciously and familiarly associated. Portrait of a Lady by Henry James [1881]

H. G. Wells This she did not like; it left her “dull,” she said, but after a time she began to go to Smithie’s again and to develop an independence of me. Tono Bungay by H. G. Wells [1909]

Anthony Trollope It was a matter as to which he had doubt as is the case with many male cousins; but ultimately he resolved that if he kissed her at all he would not kiss her in that light, and so he again refrained. The Belton Estate by Anthony Trollope

Watkin Tench December 3rd, the ‘Mary Anne’ and ‘Matilda’ again returned. A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson by Watkin Tench

Arthur Conan Doyle Then came a mile of soft ground where the lighter weight again drew to the front, but it ended in a dry upland and once again Nigel gained. Sir Nigel by Arthur Conan Doyle [1906]

Anthony Trollope He had, however, soon been again disturbed. La Vendée by Anthony Trollope

Walter Besant I remembered the command which Mr. — Mr. — strange, I had forgotten his name again — gave me, to walk twenty miles after a “heavy night”. The Case of Mr Lucraft by Walter Besant [1886]

The sleet blew against the window-panes, covering them with stars and diamonds, then, melting from the warmer air within, ran down and froze again in fern-like traceries. The King in Yellow by Robert W. Chambers

But that night she was again seized, and I was again fetched to her. Featherston’s Story by Ellen Wood [1889]

Walter Scott You must not ask whether I am an early riser, since such objects are only to be seen at daybreak; and although I have never again seen her, yet I have reason to think she is not distant. Redgauntlet by Walter Scott [1824]

Anthony Trollope Mary could not bring herself to care about the house or the gardens, though she told herself again and again that there was she to live for the remainder of her life. The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope [1870]

Sir Walter Scott At the Temple gate he again paused, dismounted, and sought his way into one of the small booths occupied by scriveners in the neighbourhood. The Fortunes of Nigel by Sir Walter Scott [1822]

Arthur Conan Doyle Down I went, down, down, and then with a swoop up again until I could see the light streaming brightly through the green water. The Parasite by Arthur Conan Doyle [1894]

George Gissing But again the father and sisters gave patient ear to Samuel’s elaborate arguments. In the Year of Jubilee by George Gissing [1894]

Wilkie Collins I listened, sir, to what I oughtn’t to have heard; and I told it again (I’m sure in the strictest confidence, and not meaning anything wrong) to the person I’ve mentioned. The Fallen Leaves by Wilkie Collins [1879]

Henry James Yours has the beauty of all three!” But he agreed to see Newman again on the morrow, after the details of his meeting with M. Stanislas Kapp should have been arranged. The American by Henry James [1877]

Anthony Trollope Sir George was near fifty, full fifteen years older than his wife, who was again older than her brother. The American Senator by Anthony Trollope

He read the records of the war again and again, again and again, till every scene arose before him — a picture, flaming and lurid, grandly beautiful, horribly sublime. John Marchmont’s Legacy by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1862]

And the annoyance, seen before, most certainly again crossed Clement–Pell’s face at the question. Bursting-up by Ellen Wood [1871]

Elizabeth Gaskell It was only Ellinor that clung to his presence — clung as though some shadow of what might happen before they met again had fallen on her spirit. A Dark Night’s Work by Elizabeth Gaskell [1864]

It was not all acting, for once again this man was threatening him, and he felt that little shiver along the forehead which was a sign of the coming of one of his cold furies. The House of the Four Winds by John Buchan

H. G. Wells The bullets tore through the air, the startled trees told one another in diminishing echoes the thing I had done, and then, with a slow finality, the vast and patient night healed again to calm. In the Days of the Comet by H. G. Wells [1906]

Guy de Maupassant Will they not be happier now? It was too late for their torture to begin over again and early enough for them to remember it with tenderness. Mademoiselle Perle by Guy de Maupassant [1886]

Wilkie Collins And he struck me again — this time knocking me down. Man and Wife by Wilkie Collins [1870]

I advanced half a dozen paces, then three, and then, body to body, I pressed my antagonist closely, then I darted back again ten paces. Ten Years Later by Alexandre Dumas [1848-1850]

Robert Louis Stevenson He does not think so when he is hungry, but he thinks so again as soon as he is fed; and on the hypothesis of a successful ant-heap, he would never go hungry. Lay Morals by Robert Louis Stevenson

I have agreed to pick him up again on my next trip in twenty days’ time. Victory by Joseph Conrad [1914]

I shall sleep at the nearest inn, and shall be on the road again at daybreak. London Pride by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1896]

Maria Edgeworth Opinion obtained freedom for women; by opinion they may be again enslaved. Leonora by Maria Edgeworth [1806]

Edgar Allan Poe After some minutes, as if urged by curiosity to see if I was still looking, she gradually brought her face again around and again encountered my burning gaze. Tales of Illusion by Edgar Allan Poe

If he were told the doctor was not there, then he would leave by the main entrance, but return again through the Fore street one and make his way up by the stairs. The Master Spy by Arthur Gask [1936]

Jules Verne The result is in the hands of Providence.” I was about to call our two men, when Wells again seized my arm. The Master of the World by Jules Verne [1904]

D. H. Lawrence I feel as if I ought never to touch you again — as if I never WANTED to touch you — in that way. The Ladybird by D. H. Lawrence

Gertrude Stein Certainly she was not ever completely needing this thing, needing marrying, she certainly was not ever completely needing marrying again and again. Geography and Plays by Gertrude Stein

Arthur Conan Doyle And now once again a new note was struck. The Maracot Deep by Arthur Conan Doyle [1929]

Charles Dickens He put it down very hastily — took it up once more — again put it down — pressed his hand upon his face — yes — and tears stole down his cheeks, I am certain. Master Humphrey’s Clock by Charles Dickens [1840]

Wilkie Collins I again recalled to his memory what I myself had seen in the study. Nine O’Clock! by Wilkie Collins [1852]

Even the Pantheon failed to impress me at first sight, though I found myself disposed to return to it again and again, and to be more and more affected by it. Italian Journeys by William Dean Howells [1867]

Kate Chopin She could hear again the ripple of the water, the flapping sail. The Awakening by Kate Chopin

Thomas Hardy But, as I have said, I am gladalmost glad I mean — that they are dead, Richard. It blots out all that life of mine!” “Well — about not seeing him again any more. Jude the Obscure by Thomas Hardy

Then up and on again along the unknown way. Roads of Destiny by O. Henry [1909]

They left the Karrbiji emblem in its old place; but they must never again dance the Karrbiji corroboree, or “fire would come inside them, and burn their hearts out. The Passing of the Aborigines by Daisy Bates [1938]

Andrew Lang She is larger than any of them, and never stays upon the earth, but flies again up into the black clouds. The Pink Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Anthony Trollope She then left his side, and, running round the room, filled a plate with all the things he had asked for, and, bringing them to him, again took her place beside him. The Three Clerks by Anthony Trollope

James Joyce He rooted in the sand, dabbling, delving and stopped to listen to the air, scraped up the sand again with a fury of his claws, soon ceasing, a pard, a panther, got in spousebreach, vulturing the dead. Ulysses by James Joyce [1922]

Andrew Lang Helen urges Paris again into the war. Adventures Among Books by Andrew Lang

G. K. Chesterton The colours of the smoke were various; for some chimneys were from firesides and some from factories, and some again from mere rubbish heaps. Manalive by G. K. Chesterton [1912]

Nikolai Gogol Then he covered Tchertokoutski up again and went off with his officers. The Calash by Nikolai Gogol

Dorothy put on her nightdress again and cleaned her teethplain water, of course; better not to use toothpaste before H.C. After all, either you are fasting or you aren’t. A Clergyman’s Daughter by George Orwell

Edith Wharton He turned to me again and for a second the dimple twinkled through his gloom. The Spark by Edith Wharton

Robert Louis Stevenson Again to the giddy cornice Rua lifted his eyes, And again beheld men passing in the armpit of the skies. Ballads by Robert Louis Stevenson

And the attendant walked round prodding them in turn like a stoker poking a succession of fires, and they grunted and woke up as he prodded them, and then fell asleep again the instant he had passed. A Clergyman’s Daughter by George Orwell

D.H. Lawrence He pushed in his hands again and deeper, enjoying the almost hurt of the dark, heavy coldness. The Trespasser by D.H. Lawrence

Look again at that persistent fancy of hers, always to wear black; it is writing about her gown puts me in mind of it. A Tale of Sin by Ellen Wood [1870]

Mark Twain I shall visit Paris again someday, and then let the guides beware! I shall go in my war paint — I shall carry my tomahawk along. The Innocents Abroad by Mark Twain

Finding a place where some bowlders in the bed of the stream lay but a step or a leap apart, he made his way across and fell again upon the rear-guard of his imaginary foe, putting all to the sword. Tales of Soldiers and Civilians by Ambrose Bierce

Anthony Trollope When Lizzie was beginning to wax wrathful again because Frank Greystock did not come, Lord Fawn made his appearance. The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope

Elizabeth Gaskell Shall I send the papers to you as usual Write again directly, and tell me this, and anything and everything else that comes into your mind. The Life of Charlotte Bronte by Elizabeth Gaskell [1857]

Ann Radcliffe The import of these words, whose truth she no longer doubted, again alarmed her. The Romance of the Forest by Ann Radcliffe [1791]

H. Rider Haggard Then again he looked across the surface of the waters. The People of the Mist by H. Rider Haggard

Ram Singh again unquestioningly took up the reins. The hesitation of Miss Anderson by Sara Jeannette Duncan [1903]

John Galsworthy He proposed to go again to him and to the Marquess. The General said nothing. Maid in Waiting by John Galsworthy

D. H. Lawrence I s’ll be in again before we close. Her Turn by D. H. Lawrence [1913]

Andrew Lang They laid themselves down on the green carpet and soon fell fast asleep, and did not waken again till the sun was high in the heavens. The Green Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Thomas Hardy When she at last got down to the levels again she paused to fetch breath, and murmured, ‘Why did I take so much trouble? He would not, after all, have hurt me. The Trumpet-Major by Thomas Hardy [1879]

It was in the latter end of September that I again quitted my native country. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley [1831]

Anthony Trollope But he soon cheered up again at a brighter reflection. The Macdermots of Ballycloran by Anthony Trollope [1847]

Thomas Hardy Are you going to get out?’ Knight’s manner of returning to the matter in hand drew Stephen again into himself. A Pair of Blue Eyes by Thomas Hardy [1899]

George Gissing To meet her again would be to forget every tie save that holiest which made one of his spirit and of hers. A Life's Morning by George Gissing [1885]

I heard the voice say ‘Yes?’ again inquiringly, but my mind ran off at a tangent. Prester John by John Buchan

The situation here again is radically dualistic. A Pluralistic Universe by William James [1909]

E. Phillips Oppenheim I wanted to see you again and here we are. Harvey Garrard's Crime by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1926]

But I must go and try and get your little room ready again for you, or perhaps, as it’s late, you’d better sleep with me to-night. Eleanor's Victory by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

It was now about seven o’clock, and as I waited I heard once again that ominous beat in the air. The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan [1915]

Charles Dickens We got over the river in due course, and mustered again before a little wooden box on wheels, hove down all aslant in a morass, with ‘MERCHANT TAILOR’ painted in very large letters over the door. American Notes for General Circulation by Charles Dickens [1842]

James Joyce Now? Dear Sister, in perfect leave again I say take a brokerly advice and keep it to yourself that we, Jaun, first of our name here now make all receptacles of, free of price. Finnegans Wake by James Joyce

Elizabeth Gaskell The inhospitable houses projected their flights of steps almost into the carriage-way, forcing pedestrians again into the danger they had avoided for twenty or thirty paces. Ruth by Elizabeth Gaskell [1853]

Anthony Trollope I shall be here tomorrow, and you will find that you will hardly know me again for the same person. The Small House at Allington by Anthony Trollope

Anthony Trollope Between twelve and one she again went to fetch him to his dinner. The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope [1870]

E. F. Benson Feeling better and with her headache quite gone, she arrived in Tilling again drenched to the skin. Miss Mapp by E. F. Benson [1922]

H. G. Wells It can be done, it is no doubt being done, all over again by other people, for themselves and perhaps for others, much more beautifully and adequately. What are we to do with our lives? by H. G. Wells [1928]

George Gissing Only he could have wished that his cheeks and ears did not burn so; seeing himself again in a glass, he decided that he was really too high-coloured. The Crown of Life by George Gissing [1899]

He talked a good deal of his wife; dwelling much upon her accomplishments and amiability, and assuring his daughter again and again that she could not fail to love her. Milly Darrell by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1873]

I suppose there will never again be such a preacher in any Christian church. Carlyle by John Nichol [1892]

I was taking the organ again that day, if it concerns any one to know it, and gave them the brightest chants and hymns the books contained. The Syllabub Feast by Ellen Wood [1875]

I promise not to try to see Robert again till he asks for me. Shirley by Charlotte Bronte [1849]

But the next minute I took it up again and put it in my pocket. A Difficult Problem by Anna Katharine Green

That night Lord Delamarne brought up his nephew again to Penelope. “Had a good time with him?” he asked grimly. The Vaults of Blackarden Castle by Arthur Gask [1950]

Walter Scott The dying man, in the mortal agony, thrust out his tongue, which the sheriff crammed with his cane back again into his mouth. Letters on Demonology and Witchcraft by Walter Scott [1831]

Steele Rudd Mother agreed with him, while Mrs. Maloney repeated over and over again that she was always under the impression that Mick Donovan was in gaol along with his bad old father. On Our Selection by Steele Rudd

Arthur Conan Doyle It was not until it had settled again that I dared to steal onwards upon my journey. The Lost World by Arthur Conan Doyle [1912]

George Gissing Denzil turned away, struggled with his thoughts, again faced her. Denzil Quarrier by George Gissing [1891]

I say it again from the bottom of my ’eart. Mr. Justice Raffles by E. W. Hornung [1909]

Arthur Conan Doyle When we parted she was a free woman, but I could never again be a free man. The Return of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle [1904]

George Gissing The name brought another to Wilfrid’s consciousness; he averted his eyes for a moment, but spoke again without much delay. A Life's Morning by George Gissing [1885]

George Gissing Next morning they set forth again as Mallard had proposed, their baggage packed on a donkey, a guide with them to lead the way over the mountains to the other shore. The Emancipated by George Gissing [1889]

Thomas Hardy He looked at it again as it lay on an adjoining table. The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy

Benjamin Disraeli She opened her door, went forth again into the vestibule, and approached with a nervous but desperate step her mother’s chamber. Venetia by Benjamin Disraeli [1837]

Henry James Every one’s beginning — at the end of two days — to sidle obsequiously away from her, and Mrs. Wimbush pushes him again and again into the breach. The Death of the Lion by Henry James [1894]

Robert Louis Stevenson I take away all plain and I forgive all sins; and where my patients have gone wrong in life, I smooth out all complications and set them free again upon their feet. Will O’ the Mill by Robert Louis Stevenson

Edgar Allan Poe The other two endeavoured to laugh the matter off as a joke, but I hope never again to behold laughter of such a species: the distortion of countenance was absolutely frightful. The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe

Andrew Lang And again a golden egg lay on the table. The Red Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

E. F. Benson Why, I burst out cheering myself when she said she had the heart of a Prince. Then she retires again as she did this morning, and more than ever you see you can’t do without her. Mapp and Lucia by E. F. Benson [1931]

Anthony Trollope Do not say again that you wish you had not seen me. Marion Fay by Anthony Trollope [1882]

George Gissing But—whatever temptation comes to me in mellow autumn, when I think of the grape and of the olive—I do not believe I shall ever again cross the sea. The Private Papers of Henry Ryecroft by George Gissing [1902]

Elizabeth Gaskell Oh! Mr. Gibson, just speak to me one word of what must be in your heart, though you are pretending not to understand why I would give worlds to see Molly again before I go. Wives and Daughters by Elizabeth Gaskell [1865]

Anthony Trollope Lord Fawn might probably be again at her feet. The Eustace Diamonds by Anthony Trollope

Anthony Trollope But there would be a meanness in such conduct which would make it impossible that he should ever again hold up his head. An Eye for an Eye by Anthony Trollope [1879]

Anthony Trollope I will not again be subjected to what I have today suffered, I will not — I will not —’ But Fanny was out of breath; and could not complete the catalogue of what she would not do. The Kellys and the O’Kellys by Anthony Trollope

William Morris But when wheat-getting was done, there was again rest for her body, and swimming withal and fishing from the eyot by the witch’s leave. The Water of the Wondrous Isles by William Morris [1897]

It left them continually to take the longest way, laying itself out in leisurely curves round low uplands, but always meeting them again a few miles farther on, growing more stately with every detour. Notwithstanding by Mary Cholmondeley [1913]

I had walked on for some distance, and I had to walk back again before I found my elephant. The Golden Chersonese and the way thither by Isabella L. Bird [1883]

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle You must tell me again all about that museum, Robert.” “I don’t think that he is anything more than he pretends to be,” her brother answered. The Doings of Raffles Haw by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle [1891]

Baldwin Spencer Then he ties it up again and takes it to an ant hill, at the base of which he makes a small hole, pushes the food inside, and closes the hole so that it cannot be seen. Native tribes of the Northern Territory of Australia by Baldwin Spencer

After lunch James Dice came into the garage again and himself fetched out the car. The Dark Highway by Arthur Gask [1928]

Kate Chopin Reckon I could make it?” challenging her again to an answer. At Fault by Kate Chopin

Abraham Merri Out of the maze glided her quintette of familiars; again the four clicked into one. The Metal Monster by Abraham Merri

WHEN I was well again I realized that Tsiganok occupied an important position in the house-hold. My Childhood by Maksim Gorky

Henry Handel Richardson I didn’t know whether to walk out again or what, and she didn’t help me — didn’t get up, or shake hands, or anything. The Way Home by Henry Handel Richardson

James Joyce He took up his knife and fork again in good humour and set to eating, saying to Mr Casey: — Let us have the story, John. It will help us to digest. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

Wilkie Collins Mrs. Ellmother had never shown herself again since the funeral. I Say No by Wilkie Collins [1884]

Rudyard Kipling Oh! Demain c’est la grande chose! De quoi demain sera-t-il fait? VICTOR HUGO. After these happy years, I found myself again in Paris at the Exhibition of 1889–90. Souvenirs of France by Rudyard Kipling

Edith Wharton He saw life again as it was, an incomplete and shabby business, a patchwork of torn and ravelled effort. The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton [1902]

Dermod pondered, shaking his head as to an argument on his left side, and then nodding it again as to an argument on his right. Irish Fairy Tales by James Stephens

Arthur Conan Doyle I wouldn’t have three such months again if they let me loose in the treasury at Washington for it. The Valley of Fear by Arthur Conan Doyle [1914]

Wilkie Collins Dear Madame Pratolungo, wear pretty bright colors, to please me!” She put her arm caressingly round me again — round my neck, however, this time, where her hand could rest on my linen collar. Poor Miss Finch by Wilkie Collins [1872]

Kate Chopin The despondent frame of mind in which she had left home began again to overtake her, and she remembered that she wished to find Mademoiselle Reisz. Madame Lebrun knew where Mademoiselle Reisz lived. The Awakening by Kate Chopin

Anthony Trollope The first settler is a rough fellow, and seems to be so wedded to his rough life that he leaves his land after his first wild work is done, and goes again farther off to some untouched allotment. North America by Anthony Trollope

He left her, resolved not again to trust so much to absence, but to visit — to watch her — every day. The Last Days of Pompeii by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1834]

Ah, shall we ever meet again under such happy auspices? Shall I ever again find such kind friends or such a hospitable dwelling as those I shall leave amidst these northern hills? November 3d. Birds of Prey by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1867]

Arthur Conan Doyle Indeed, it was perhaps as well that it was some years before it was replaced, for my instinct was always to read it again instead of breaking fresh ground. Through the Magic Door by Arthur Conan Doyle [1907]

Arthur Conan Doyle Again and again, and yet again came the speech and the answer, sometimes shorter, sometimes longer, varying in every key of pleading, arguing, praying, soothing, and everything save upbraiding. The Land of Mist by Arthur Conan Doyle [1926]

They and the servants of the Alcalde pressed furiously on Kate, who now again was fighting for life. The Spanish Nun by Thomas De Quincey [1847]

Mark Twain The lads came gayly back and went at their sports again with a will, chattering all the time about Tom’s stupendous plan and admiring the genius of it. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain [1876]

George Meredith She watched the long wave roll on to the sinking into its fellow; and onward again for the swell and the weariful lapse; and up at last bursting to the sheet of white. One of our Conquerors by George Meredith [1891]

Rafael Sabatini If the outcome of it should be that either were to kill the other, she knew that she could never again look upon the survivor. The Sea Hawk by Rafael Sabatini

Jules Verne And yet he again beard cries, this time nearer to him. The Fur Country by Jules Verne [1873]

Anthony Trollope He never could again feel himself to be on comfortable terms of trusting legal friendship with a man who had played such a prank in reference to his marriage as this man had performed. Mr. Scarborough's Family by Anthony Trollope [1883]

When a man got to the mast-head, he would come slowly down again for something he had left; and after the tackles were got up, six men would pull less than three who pulled “with a will. Two Years Before the Mast by Richard Henry Dana [1840]

Percy Bysshe Shelley He still listened—it seemed to die away—and again a louder, a more rapturous swell, succeeded. Zastrozzi by Percy Bysshe Shelley [1810]

Saturday. — Rode again to port, and saw my case of saddlery still on board. A First Year in Canterbury Settlement by Samuel Butler

E. Phillips Oppenheim When he opened them again it was with a very artistic little tremor. The Man Without Nerves by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1934]

George Meredith After this, pen and paper were again produced. Sandra Belloni by George Meredith [1887]

Charles Dickens I’ll not deny as I’ve a bit laid up again a rainy day; it’s not so much as thatten though, and a part on it is for Bessy, as has been like a daughter to us. The Haunted House by Charles Dickens [1859]

Life again awoke in the serpent and the tiger, the scorpion moved, and the vulture flapped its wings. A Strange Story by Edward Bulwer-Lytton [1862]

Sinclair Lewis Cass was uncomfortable again — and tired of it. Cass Timberlane by Sinclair Lewis

Time was lost again in getting clear. An Outcast of the Islands by Joseph Conrad [1896]

You’ll see me again — I cannot tell just when. The House of the Whispering Pines by Anna Katharine Green

Washington Irving Just before daybreak the priest put a piece of gold into his hand, and having again blindfolded him, conducted him back to his dwelling. The Alhambra by Washington Irving

Benjamin Disraeli I am not to be again duped by him, which,” continued the Prince, much confused, “I will not conceal that I have been once. Vivian Grey by Benjamin Disraeli [1827]

Jules Verne As the day drew to a close, Glenarvan had a desire to go again to the point on the coast cut by the 37th parallel. In Search of the Castaways by Jules Verne [1873]

Anthony Trollope That evening they did not again speak to each other, and on the following morning there was no walk to the mountains. The Duke’s Children by Anthony Trollope

For you know Athos. Well, Captain, he endeavored twice to get up, and fell again twice. The Three Musketeers by Alexandre Dumas

Edith Wharton She sank into her chair again and began to play with a paper-knife that lay on the table at her elbow. The Touchstone by Edith Wharton [1900]

George Borrow After the lapse of about a quarter of an hour we again saw the candle gleam upon the staircase, and the young female appeared. The Bible in Spain by George Borrow

F. Scott Fitzgerald Monsignor gave the effect of sunlight to many people; Amory gave it in his youth and, to some extent, when he was very much older, but never again was it quite so mutually spontaneous. This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Keep together as much as possible, all in a line, and if I blow my whistle once, lie down instantly until I blow it again twice. The Red Paste Murders by Arthur Gask [1924]

Henry James I wish that boy would listen to me an hour!” But a day or two later Rowland met him again in the street, and, as they were near, proposed they should adjourn to Roderick’s studio. Roderick Hudson by Henry James [1875]

Charles Dickens I had not told him exactly when I meant to leave, and was not likely to shake hands with him again before departing. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens [1860]

E. Phillips Oppenheim Again there was the faint shrinking away, again her troubled eyes seemed held by his against their will. A Sleeping Memory by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1902]

George Gissing Here he again began to gloat over his beautiful present, again pressed the note a thousand times to his lips, repeating Helen’s name in every variety of low impassioned tone. Workers in the Dawn by George Gissing [1880]

If he read them he would return and there would begin again that wretched half-life, with Walter’s spying and bullying . Judith Paris by Hugh Walpole [1931]

Robert Louis Stevenson And if Samoa turns up again my book has to be counted with, being the only narrative extant. Vailima Letters by Robert Louis Stevenson

Anthony Trollope The next morning Joe and Corney again went away early, and Thady found himself doomed to pass just such another day as the preceding one. The Macdermots of Ballycloran by Anthony Trollope [1847]

Anthony Trollope Her uncle told her that she was romantic and foolish, endeavouring to explain to her over and over again that the good things of the world were too good to be thrown away for a dream. Ayala’s Angel by Anthony Trollope

Tod decided to wait, then try again to get him into a cab. The Day of the Locust by Nathanael Wes

So my expedition was left until the following Sunday, and just after nine o’clock that morning I wheeled my motor cycle out and took once again to the Port Lincoln track. The Shadow of Larose by Arthur Gask [1930]

But it matters little, if your majesty will permit me to speak of M. de Vannes again on another occasion—” “I beg you to do so. Ten Years Later by Alexandre Dumas [1848-1850]

Grettir sat at home at Biarg until Twainmonth.15 Nor is it said in story that he and Kormak met ever again after these things betid. The Story of Grettir the Strong by translated by William Morris and Eiríkr Magnússon [1869]

Hence, if a line be painted along that surface which happens at the time to be convex, the line becomes first lateral, then concave, then lateral, and ultimately again convex. The Movements and Habits of Climbing Plants by Charles Darwin

She retraced her steps in that dreary book, again and again, patiently, forcing her mind to the uncongenial task. Vixen by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1879]

John Lewis Burckhard At the end of two hours we again reached the banks of the river, at the village of Tafa, close to the spot where the rock projects perpendicularly into the water. Travels in Nubia by John Lewis Burckhard

Henry Handel Richardson In the course of that day the vessel was taken in tow, and when, towards evening, the downpour ceased and Mahony again climbed the companion-way, a very different scene met his eye. The Way Home by Henry Handel Richardson