Phrases with "remembered"

Nor was it remembered that any excessive attachment was exhibited between them. Lodore by Mary Shelley

Anthony Trollope He will long be remembered at the Literary Fund Committees, of which he was a staunch and most trusted supporter. An Autobiography by Anthony Trollope [1883]

And it was only when the house was at rest, and Annet was lighting the bed-candle, that she remembered a letter lying on the mantel-piece. Sandstone Torr by Ellen Wood [1874]

Zona Gale St. George remembered in particular one young student who soberly claimed to have invented wireless telegraphy and who molested the staff for months. Romance Island by Zona Gale [1906]

Anthony Trollope How well she remembered it all. Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope

He remembered very well the last time he had seen them filled with a feminine presence. Barbara Rebell by Marie Belloc Lowndes [1905]

Theron remembered that these were the Christian Brothers, the semi-monastic teachers of the Catholic school. The Damnation of Theron Ware by Harold Frederic [1896]

He remembered lying in bed at night and hearing a clamour at the mill door: it was men from up the water, drovers from Moffat, herds from the back of beyond, once a party of soldiers from the south. Witch Wood by John Buchan [1927]

H. G. Wells And then abruptly Dr. Holdman Stedding remembered something. Star-Begotten by H. G. Wells [1937]

Wilkie Collins I turned back to The Loke, proposing to extend my walk, by a mile or a little more, to a village that I remembered on the bank of the river. The Guilty River by Wilkie Collins [1886]

Andrew Lang At length he grew so tired he could walk no more; then he remembered what the old woman had said. The Brown Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Jack London He remembered her vaguely, but he remembered her, and that was more than could be said for her. White Fang by Jack London [1906]

G. K. Chesterton This must always be remembered as a general characteristic of Browning, this ardent and headlong conventionality. Robert Browning by G. K. Chesterton [1903]

She remembered a distinctly intellectual life, which might still exist in its elements, but which certainly no longer had as definite expression. Annie Kilburn by William Dean Howells

James Joyce He remembered the summer evening he had been there to be dressed as boatbearer, the evening of the Procession to the little altar in the wood. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

I remembered what a fine fellow Lawson had been, what good times we had had together. The Grove of Ashtaroth by John Buchan [1910]

E. Phillips Oppenheim Nevertheless, he remembered his orders to his own men and the automatic went back to its hiding place. The Lion and the Lamb by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1930]

Wilkie Collins Do you remember?” I remembered perfectly. Poor Miss Finch by Wilkie Collins [1872]

Henry Handel Richardson He remembered what he had heard said of her that night, and felt that his powers of endurance were at an end. Maurice Guest by Henry Handel Richardson

H. Rider Haggard She remembered that in their conversation of the day before he had admitted that she could be nothing to him while Leonard lived. The People of the Mist by H. Rider Haggard

Wilkie Collins I remembered you lying down outside in the shadow of the boats. The Frozen Deep by Wilkie Collins [1874]

Thomas Hardy Thereupon Winterborne remembered that he himself wanted a few fagots, and entered upon the scene. The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

But still—! Blanche, with a certain grim, inward smile, remembered a story she had thought at the time rather funny. From Out the Vasty Deep by Marie Belloc Lowndes [1920]

Andrew Lang So forth they rode to her father’s house, for Brynhild had quite gone out of Sigurd’s mind by reason of the witch’s wine, but she remembered him and loved him still. The Red Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Frances Hodgson Burnett It was a pretty silver travelling flask and she remembered that it must be in her dressing-bag now, and there was some cognac left in it. The Head of the House of Coombe by Frances Hodgson Burnett [1922]

These women and bottles! They abhorred wine; they had reason to, God knows; T remembered the dinner and all that had signalised it, and felt my confusion grow. The House of the Whispering Pines by Anna Katharine Green

Mrs. Bunting, looking at him, remembered that he had rubbed his hands together thus when he had first seen the room upstairs, and realised that it contained a large gas-stove and a convenient sink. The Lodger by Marie Belloc Lowndes [1913]

E. Nesbi Bobbie remembered its being made, just before Peter’s birthday. The Railway Children by E. Nesbi

H. G. Wells At any rate, when in 1894 he became proprietor editor of the Saturday Review and reorganized its staff, he remembered and wrote to me and I became one of his regular contributors. An Experiment in Autobiography by H. G. Wells

Henry James She remembered the gentleman who had come up to her in the music-room, after Miss Tarrant’s address, while she was talking with Olive, and to whom that young lady had given so cold a welcome. The Bostonians by Henry James [1886]

George Gissing Mr. Woodstock remembered Julian Casti, and held out his hand to him. The Unclassed by George Gissing [1883]

Thomas Wolfe Hell!” Deep in the honeycombs of the rock the lights burned green and red and yellow, silent in the eternal dark, lovely, poignant as remembered grief. You Can’t Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe [1940]

F. Scott Fitzgerald The beast picked itself up not without dignity and, affecting an air of extreme nonchalance, as if he had just remembered an important engagement, started at a mixed gait toward the front door. Tales of the Jazz Age by F. Scott Fitzgerald

George Meredith And she had a pleasant face: he was able to see that, and some individuality in the look of it, the next morning; and then he remembered the niceness of her manners. Celt and Saxon by George Meredith [1910]

Oscar Wilde How well he remembered it all! Every moment of his lonely childhood came back to him as he looked round. The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde [1891]

I remembered the dodges she’d pulled before, and the extraordinary trouble she’ll take to catch me out. Coming up for Air by George Orwell

Leo Tolstoy He remembered the conversation with his sister-in-law, and tried to imagine how he might forgive her. My Dream by Leo Tolstoy

Whether remembered or no, the reactions of such an event upon her infant spirit must have been profound. Elizabeth and Essex by Lytton Strachey [1928]

Was this he? It must be, or why this haunting sense of something half remembered as she caught a glimpse of his face. Initials Only by Anna Katharine Green

George Gissing I suppose you don’t know how the money lies?’ ‘I have it all from Fanny, and it’s a wonder she remembered as much as she did. In the Year of Jubilee by George Gissing [1894]

I need not dwell on that man’s goodness to me; it is, doubtless, remembered in heaven, whither he may have gone before this time. Run to Earth by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

Florence Dixie After he had gone a good distance he looked around, and then the skyline behind him appeared to be singularly like that he remembered having seen on leaving the camp. Across Patagonia by Florence Dixie [1880]

Edith Wharton But Justine remembered that Bessy had not meant to ride — had countermanded her horse because of the bad going. Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton [1907]

Algernon Blackwood He remembered her millionaire South African husband who was her foolish slave. The Bright Messenger by Algernon Blackwood [1922]

Edith Wharton He remembered Vyse’s tossing it down on his table with a gesture of despair when it came back from the last publisher. Tales of Men and Ghosts by Edith Wharton [1910]

It was a polite but sleepy portofficer, who asked in a perfunctory way for our particulars, and when he heard them, remembered the Dulcibella’s previous visit. The Riddle of the Sands by Erskine Childers [1903]

Henry James As she knew how to do other things, she knew how to study; she read quickly and remembered infallibly; could repeat, days afterward, passages that she appeared only to have glanced at. The Bostonians by Henry James [1886]

And a little behind her, just turning the table-corner, was Stephen. Mr. Coningsby remembered that behind that other door were the images of gold. The Greater Trumps by Charles Williams

Ann Radcliffe It was not remembered of whom the crowd consisted; a few individuals only were recollected, and these were summoned. The Italian by Ann Radcliffe [1796]

Wilkie Collins After Amelius had left him, Rufus remembered his promise to communicate with Regina by telegraph. The Fallen Leaves by Wilkie Collins [1879]

Edith Wharton They were apple-branches; and he remembered how one day — a day of moral misery but acute spiritual excitement — he had seen the subject of his new book hanging on that tree like fruit. The Gods Arrive by Edith Wharton [1932]

Jack London When he remembered locality, it was too late. White Fang by Jack London [1906]

Leslie Stephen This last fact requires to be remembered in every estimate of Swift’s character. Swift by Leslie Stephen [1882]

John Galsworthy Why! he remembered cobble-stones, and stinking straw on the floor of your cab. To Let by John Galsworthy

Jules Verne Moreover, it must be remembered that the men were none of them sailors, accustomed to navigation, and ready to risk their lives on a few planks, but soldiers, trained for service on land. The Fur Country by Jules Verne [1873]

The lawyer remembered the date of the will which, he had witnessed, and the kind of paper upon which it had been written. Eleanor's Victory by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

Thomas Hardy It hurts me, and it hurts you, and it will always be remembered against us in Hintock. There has never been any scandal like it in the family before. The Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy

Sir Walter Scott Soles, do you remember measuring some footsteps imprinted on the mud at the wood of Warroch on — November 17 — by my orders?’ Soles remembered the circumstance perfectly. Guy Mannering by Sir Walter Scott [1815]

Henry Handel Richardson As long as he remembered that IT HAD TO DO WITH MONEY. And surely, surely, the long night would now soon end, and day break, and he be free to get up and set about what had to be done. Ultima Thule by Henry Handel Richardson

But he remembered the sinking revenues and the grass-grown courts of Oseney, the pedantries of the brethren, the intrigues and quarrels that filled their petty days. The Blanket of the Dark by John Buchan [1931]

H. G. Wells Be it remembered how doubtful and tainted is the bulk of our evidence in these matters. A Modern Utopia by H. G. Wells [1905]

Thomas Wolfe She remembered all the things they had written about her work: “ . You Can’t Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe [1940]

Theodore Dreiser She remembered having received her first one far back in Columbia City. Since then, as a chorus girl, she had received othersgentlemen who prayed for an engagement. Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser

Arthur Conan Doyle He remembered it, he said, and he added details to prove it. The Dealings of Captain Sharkey by Arthur Conan Doyle [1925]

H. G. Wells My dear fellow! you don’t think you can paint a picture like that?” Now it must be remembered that for what follows we have only Harringay’s word. The Stolen Bacillus and other incidents by H. G. Wells [1895]

I had — I might have remembered that. The Imperialist by Sara Jeannette Duncan [1904]

Yes, Pseldonimov really was in his department and in his own office; he remembered that. An Unpleasant Predicament by Fyodor Dostoyevsky [1861]

G. K. Chesterton Then suddenly I remembered the right word. A Miscellany of Men by G. K. Chesterton [1912]

Then he thought of poisoning him, and he remembered some mice poison that he had seen upon a shelf in the scullery. The Hidden Door by Arthur Gask [1934]

D. H. Lawrence They remembered their poor and insignificant days. Aaron’s Rod by D. H. Lawrence

Robert Louis Stevenson I have just remembered an incident that I really must not let pass. Vailima Letters by Robert Louis Stevenson

Henry James She had brought her children to Italy after her husband’s death, and Mrs. Touchett remembered her during the year that followed her arrival. Portrait of a Lady by Henry James [1881]

Anthony Trollope It will of course be remembered that Mary’s interview with the other girls at Greshamsbury took place some two or three days subsequently to Frank’s generous offer of his hand and heart. Doctor Thorne by Anthony Trollope

D. H. Lawrence But Aaron remembered an anthem in which he had taken part as a boy. Aaron’s Rod by D. H. Lawrence

Rudyard Kipling These things will be remembered against the Colonel’s Wife so long as there is a regiment in the country. Plain Tales from the Hills by Rudyard Kipling [1888]

They recalled not the familiar aspect of the Nan-Shan, but something remembered — an old dismantled steamer he had seen years ago rotting on a mudbank. Typhoon by Joseph Conrad [1902]

Julian Hawthorne Once, however, I caught Christina’s eyes fixed upon me, and smiled as I remembered her warnings respecting the supposed danger of solitary rambles. Mrs. Gainsborough’s Diamonds by Julian Hawthorne

M. R. James And as I ran on wondering how the poor wretch could have been lured into mistaking that other thing for us, I remembered his saying, ‘He has some power over your eyes. A Warning to the Curious and other ghost stories by M. R. James

His eyes were hot again, as I remembered them at our first meeting. Mr. Standfast by John Buchan [1919]

Benjamin Disraeli She remembered his sudden departure from Cherbury; she did not doubt that, in the present instance, he would leave them as abruptly, and that he would keep his word so solemnly given. Venetia by Benjamin Disraeli [1837]

I heard a slow step on the ground, and there was light in the room, although I remembered having put out my candle. Dickon the Devil by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Virginia Woolf Bartholomew too loved him; and noted his anger — about what? But he remembered his guest. Between the Acts by Virginia Woolf [1941]

Arnold Bennett In vain he remembered the remark of the sage that a young woman in her condition was the most beautiful sight in the world. Clayhanger by Arnold Bennett [1910]

I remembered the bottles; I remembered the ring. The House of the Whispering Pines by Anna Katharine Green

Arthur Machen He remembered one night at home when such a sound had roused him suddenly from a deep sweet sleep. The Hill of Dreams by Arthur Machen [1907]

Andrew Lang And at length they remembered the golden cloak. The Orange Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

He remembered the day well, a pelting, drenching day when the water streamed down the window-pane and the light indoors was too dull to read by. Nineteen Eighty-four by George Orwell

Algernon Blackwood He remembered how the boys used to copy it. John Silence by Algernon Blackwood

James Joyce But then I remembered that it had died of paralysis and I felt that I too was smiling feebly as if to absolve the simoniac of his sin. Dubliners by James Joyce

He remembered Tom Chandler then. Chandler & Chandler by Ellen Wood [1875]

Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman He remembered all at once the story of a ghastly murder which had taken place in the Blue Leopard. The victim’s name was Gaston and the murderer had never been discovered. The Vacant Lot by Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman

Algernon Blackwood I remembered suddenly that Julius had friends among the Hindu students. Julius LeVallon by Algernon Blackwood [1916]

George Meredith She remembered his chance phrases; noted his ways, his peculiarities, as no one of her sex had done. The Egoist by George Meredith [1879]

Luckily we remembered that the hotel was on a sort of canal, and when we struck the canal we were able to find our way back to the hotel. Beasts and Super-Beasts by Saki

Thomas Hardy They asked him if he remembered Netty Sargent. ‘Netty Sargent — I do, just remember her. A Few Crusted Characters by Thomas Hardy [1891]

Jack London That night, when all was still, White Fang remembered his mother and sorrowed for her. White Fang by Jack London [1906]

Andrew Lang Suddenly he remembered that he was an excellent cook, and he determined to look out for a place. The Violet Fairy Book by Andrew Lang

Anthony Trollope She was charitable to a fault, and would exercise that charity for the good of Papists as willingly as for the good of Protestants; but in doing so she always remembered the good cause. Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope

F. Scott Fitzgerald He remembered the statement of the elder Miss Warren as to the young doctors that could be purchased in the intellectual stockyards of the South Side of Chicago, and he hardened for a moment. Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Virginia Woolf She was very much flattered that Mr. Hirst should have remembered her, and fulfilled his promise so quickly. The Voyage Out by Virginia Woolf [1915]

Jack London They stopped by a running stream to drink, and, stopping, Buck remembered John Thornton. He sat down. The Call of the Wild by Jack London [1903]

Anthony Trollope Then he remembered how faithful was his wife; and as he did so, in his misery, he told himself that it might have been better for her had she been less faithful. John Caldigate by Anthony Trollope

His little wife crept stealthily, almost imperceptibly into his heart; and if he remembered the fever-dream of the past, it was only to rejoice in the tranquil security of the present. Aurora Floyd by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1863]

I remembered the shingle beach; the deck of the old Thames. It brought to my mind my first vision of Seraphina, and the emblazoned magnificence of Carlos’ sick bed. Romance by Joseph Conrad and Ford Madox Ford [1903]

D. H. Lawrence She remembered that was how a baby smiled. Women in Love by D. H. Lawrence

Rudyard Kipling And there was a leader, a grave and poised leader, which tore me in two with mirth, until I remembered that I had been left out — infamously and unjustifiably dropped. A Diversity of Creatures by Rudyard Kipling [1917]

I remembered the mysterious D’Ingraville, whom I had never seen. The Island of Sheep by John Buchan [1936]

Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch Joy! I remembered a bottle of leeches on the shelf. The Two Scouts by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch

His epitaph in the mouths of those that remembered him would be, Comus Bassington, the boy who never came back. The Unbearable Bassington by Saki

H. Rider Haggard And he remembered also that curious prophecy to which Thomas had given utterance on the previous night, that prophecy of wealth which should come to him. The People of the Mist by H. Rider Haggard

W. W. Jacobs Then he drew her unresistingly towards him and was in the act of passing his arm round her waist when he remembered his position and drew back awkwardly. The Skipper’s Wooing by W. W. Jacobs [1897]

John Galsworthy No good saying he remembered the Chartist riots of ‘48, because he had been born in ‘55; but he knew his uncle Swithin had been a ‘special’ at the time. Swan Song by John Galsworthy

Edith Wharton He remembered once, at Euphoria, waking in the night — a thing which seldom happened to him — and hearing the bell of the Roman Catholic church slowly and solemnly toll the hour. Hudson River Bracketed by Edith Wharton [1929]

Arthur Conan Doyle I don’t want to be remembered as a common cut-throat. A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle [1887]

G. K. Chesterton Let it be remembered that I am not discussing in what degree one should allow for tradition; I am saying that men like Shaw do not allow for it at all. George Bernard Shaw by G. K. Chesterton [1909]

Arnold Bennett She remembered too well the cruel obstinacy of Samuel, who had nevertheless loved her. The Old Wives’ Tale by Arnold Bennett [1908]

I remembered it this morning, but cannot recall the name. The Room in the Dragon Volant by J. Sheridan LeFanu

In the veranda I remembered something, stopped, and went back. An impossible ideal by Sara Jeannette Duncan [1903]

I could see he remembered me, however, for his eyebrows seemed to come together with a click, but he only glanced casually over me, and went on talking to his companion in the porch. The Secret of the Sandhills by Arthur Gask [1921]

It is to be remembered also that an additional sinking fund for the landed estate has been already provided (see Chapter Four, p. Garden Cities of To-morrow by Ebenezer Howard

Rudyard Kipling She remembered that the fences were broken — she remembered the wind blowing. A Diversity of Creatures by Rudyard Kipling [1917]

Robert Louis Stevenson Nay, and the very hours when he forgot and remembered her alternately could by the ardent fallacies of youth be read in the light of an attention. Lay Morals by Robert Louis Stevenson

And it will be remembered that the thief catchers of the metropolis had long been endeavouring to suppress so noted a fence as the person in question was well known to be. Ralph Rashleigh by James Tucker

She remembered how repeatedly Mrs. Tadman had declared that Stephen would inevitably set the place on fire some night or other, and how little weight she had attached to the dismal prophecy. Fenton’s Quest by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1871]

George Gissing His mother died long before that; he just, and only just, remembered her. The Whirlpool by George Gissing [1896]

Kate Chopin She was insensible, and he remembered that it was best so, for had she been in possession of her reason, she might have struggled and impeded his movements. At Fault by Kate Chopin

H. G. Wells He remembered giving the imposition quite well:— Frobisher ii. Love and Mr Lewisham by H. G. Wells [1900]

George Meredith She remembered comparing him to one who was compelled to swim perpetually without a ship to give him rest or land in view. Celt and Saxon by George Meredith [1910]

Arthur Machen Then I remembered that poor Johnnie Roberts had called out about ‘something shiny’ over the stile just before he played truant. The Terror by Arthur Machen

Aphra Behn Otway it will be remembered turns the pathetic catastrophe of The Orphan (1680), upon a deceit which produces similar though unhappy circumstances. The Dutch Lover by Aphra Behn [1673]

Anthony Trollope How could he avoid the discord, and bring back the warmth of the sun into his house? Then he remembered those terribly forcible epithets which Mr. Boltby had spoken. Sir Harry Hotspur of Humblethwaite by Anthony Trollope [1871]

She had forgotten the tale, though she remembered the name. Across the Moors by W. F. Harvey

Then he remembered the fisherman, and looked about for him; but the fisherman had disappeared. The Vicomte de Bragelonne by Alexandre Dumas [1848-1850]

H.P. Lovecraft Derby at the door — and remembering the old code! That new personality had not remembered it . The Thing on the Doorstep by H.P. Lovecraft [1933]

When I was a boy I was fond of fairy tales, and most of the stories I remembered had been about great German forests and snow and charcoal burners and woodmen’s huts. Greenmantle by John Buchan

Valentine remembered only that with this old man he had seen many troubled days; and that for him the end of all earthly wanderings was very near. Charlotte’s Inheritance by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1868]

He remembered two white and scared faces peeping round the office door. The House with the High Wall by Arthur Gask [1948]

I remembered that Majinje’s kraal stood on its left bank, and higher up in its valley in the Berg ‘Mpefu lived. Prester John by John Buchan

E. Phillips Oppenheim For years afterwards he remembered the horror of those moments. The Wrath to Come by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1924]

Edith Wharton I don’t believe Fanny remembered to settle with him before she left. The Children by Edith Wharton [1928]

He remembered that he had been looking forward to it; he remembered that he would enjoy going, though he could not remember for a few minutes who else came to it. Descent into Hell by Charles Williams [1937]

Edith Wharton Undine remembered that Clare and Mrs. Fairford had once expressed a wish to see this braver of the Olympians, and her suggestion that he should be asked meet them gave Ralph evident pleasure. The Custom of the Country by Edith Wharton [1913]

Anthony Trollope He had written the envelope in some foolish joke while at Ahalala — he remembered doing it well; but he was quite sure that it had never passed through the Sydney post-office. John Caldigate by Anthony Trollope

Thomas Wolfe For as Randy spoke, and George remembered all that Merrit had told him about the Company, a terrific picture flashed through his, mind. You Can’t Go Home Again by Thomas Wolfe [1940]

Anthony Trollope She knew well what had been in the woman’s mind, and knew also what had been in her own! She remembered how proudly she had disdained the advice of this woman when it had been given to her. Kept in the Dark by Anthony Trollope [1882]

James Joyce He remembered one night long ago. Ulysses by James Joyce [1922]

Guy de Maupassan I remembered perfectly the handsome, slender youth who led the cotillons with such frenzied agility and gracefulness that he had been nicknamed “the fury. The Cripple by Guy de Maupassan

After the explanation Pauline remembered without surprise in her shame that she used to dislike her uncle. Descent into Hell by Charles Williams [1937]

By and by I found myself beyond the garden, where the lawns ran to the fringe of Ashtaroth’s Grove. It was like something I remembered in an old Italian picture. The Grove of Ashtaroth by John Buchan [1910]

Arnold Bennett He remembered that both Jules and Rocco were distinctly above the average height; also that they were both thin men, and could have descended the well with comparative ease. The Grand Babylon Hotel by Arnold Bennett [1902]

Jules Verne Pale with rage and shame, Ogareff remembered that he wore a sword. Michael Strogoff by Jules Verne [1876]

As I remembered the circumstance a cold sweat of fear burst out upon me, my voice shook under my emotion, and in trying to think what I had better do, I lost the thread of my narrative. Dr Nikola Returns by Guy Boothby [1896]

William Hope Hodgson And then I remembered the Second Mate. I glanced forrard to where he lounged. The Ghost Pirates by William Hope Hodgson

Elizabeth Von Arnim She remembered all the small things. Mr Skeffington by Elizabeth Von Arnim [1940]

Ann Radcliffe One of the fathers, who had crossed the aisle, on his way to the cloisters, upon the first alarm of Ansaldo’s disorder, remembered that a person, such as was described, had passed him hastily. The Italian by Ann Radcliffe [1796]

Edith Wharton Halo remembered how she had laughed when Frenside, long before her marriage, had once said: “Young Tarrant? Clever boy — but can’t rest unless the milkman knows it. Hudson River Bracketed by Edith Wharton [1929]

Rudyard Kipling Only when the talk turned on Longfellow were the jarring cross-currents dumb, and I knew that Charlie was speaking the truth as he remembered it. Many Inventions by Rudyard Kipling [1893]

Wilkie Collins Who was he? As the question passed through his mind, Amelius remembered the vagabond whom he had recognized with Phoebe, in the street. The Fallen Leaves by Wilkie Collins [1879]

I remembered that his business was to save souls. Romance by Joseph Conrad and Ford Madox Ford [1903]

Laura remembered the low murmur of conversation behind her as she rode for a lift on the front of the baby carriage with her heels dangling over the front wheel. Lark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson [1945]

He remembered Lutz and Blair. Was that fate on its way to him? Then he glanced at Leilah, and steadied himself with an effort. Claimed! by Francis Stevens

Edith Wharton London — London! He remembered the look in Chris Churley’s eyes when he had heard the magic suggestion. The Gods Arrive by Edith Wharton [1932]

He remembered the roc’s egg of the legend, and thought he would proceed with caution. Cobwebs from an Empty Skull by Ambrose Bierce [1874]

Sinclair Lewis He remembered that he had never particularly liked Harley. The man had been to him only a mass of tweeds bending over an ill-conducted mashie. Kingsblood Royal by Sinclair Lewis

F. Scott Fitzgerald She remembered how she had felt in that dress, especially fresh and new under the fresh young silk. Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

H. G. Wells He remembered that manliness and simplicity which are expected from authors. The Wild Asses of the Devil by H. G. Wells [1915]

George Meredith Weyburn remembered then a passage of one of her steady looks, wherein an oracle was mute. Lord Ormont and his Aminta by George Meredith [1894]

F. Scott Fitzgerald Outside I remembered I didn’t have a key, so I started up the Bakers’ driveway to take the old cut we used in childhood through the intervening yard. Taps at Reveille by F. Scott Fitzgerald [1935]

Jacques Futrelle The car trembled and had just begun to move when Mr. Grimm remembered something, and leaped out. Elusive Isabel by Jacques Futrelle [1909]

Sir Geoffry remembered that he had possessed the same when a child. A Tale of Sin by Ellen Wood [1870]

Then I remembered what I wanted to say. Prester John by John Buchan

Sinclair Lewis He remembered Sara in the preposterously short skirt of the day, her legs so long and reedy: remembered that her hair had been short and choppy and uncombable as a boy’s. The Prodigal Parents by Sinclair Lewis

I remembered a short iron bar that I had noticed once under some papers on a shelf in the back kitchen, and I struck a match and found it. The Red Paste Murders by Arthur Gask [1924]

Walter Scott And I doubt not that many such stories may yet be remembered in other parts where she had been. The Heart of Mid-Lothian by Walter Scott [1818]

Benjamin Disraeli Regularly every day he paid a visit to Belmont. Nor was this all; very often he paid two visits, for he remembered that in the evening Theodora was always at home. Lothair by Benjamin Disraeli [1870]

She remembered what had been said at the time of the murder, and how every circumstance had seemed to point at him as the murderer. The Cloven Foot by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1879]

I remembered the old fellow’s reputation for having hunted gold all his life and having struck it in a good many places. The Island of Sheep by John Buchan [1936]

George Gissing I thought I remembered perfectly where the album lay. The Whirlpool by George Gissing [1896]

F. Scott Fitzgerald Afterward he remembered one reply of hers to something he had asked her. The Beautiful and Damned by F. Scott Fitzgerald [1922]

Certainly she had lost nothing of her beauty and was quite as lovely as he remembered her before, but it was evident her grief was still with her and that she was very lonely. The Grave-digger of Monks Arden by Arthur Gask [1938]

Again I felt the same dod-dratted funk creeping over me; but when I remembered the treasure, I said good-bye to that, and placed my shoulder against the door. The Treasure of Sacramento Nick by Guy Boothby

E. Phillips Oppenheim Tell me, too, what you remembered of those days. A Sleeping Memory by E. Phillips Oppenheim [1902]

Yes, that had been her first real trouble, How well she remembered her despair and desolation that night, the rage that possessed her young soul. Vixen by Mary Elizabeth Braddon [1879]

H. G. Wells My hand tightened on my revolver, and then I remembered it was unloaded. In the Days of the Comet by H. G. Wells [1906]

Anthony Trollope But as I stood one morning on the steps before the hotel, bethinking myself that my throat was as well as ever I remembered it to be, I was suddenly slapped on the back. Tales of all countries by Anthony Trollope

Elizabeth Gaskell Ruth remembered the cup of tea that she had drank; it must be paid for, and she had no money with her. Ruth by Elizabeth Gaskell [1853]

He was particularly provoked when he remembered Guy’s invitation to him to come to his rooms, knowing, as he must have done, what would be the result of his inquiry. The Heir of Redclyffe by Charlotte M. Yonge [1853]

James Joyce He remembered with bitterness that scene of tawdry tribute. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce

It must be remembered that Deborah had never all her life long known what social popularity was. Rogue Herries by Hugh Walpole [1930]

Edith Wharton Medford felt a shiver of his old fever and remembered that Gosling had warned him that the court was unhealthy at night. Certain People by Edith Wharton [1930]

Anthony Trollope Mr Maule, Senior, remembered well the manner in which Madame Goesler spoke of Phineas Finn in reference to the murder, and was quite sure that Phineas was the murderer. Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope

But now I am in trouble and I need legal backing, and I remembered you and thought that you would ——” “If it is your car ——” Robert began. The Franchise Affair by Josephine Tey

Theodore Dreiser He remembered that he was hungry and that he could get a bed for ten cents. Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser

Anthony Trollope How delightful to him would have been this welcome on his return to his office had his heart in other respects been free from care! And as he thought of this, he remembered all Lily’s charms. The Small House at Allington by Anthony Trollope

Arnold Bennett He remembered a broken quire of sermon paper in his bedroom; he had used a few sheets of it for notes on Bishop Colenso. These notes had been written in the privacy and warmth of bed, in pencil. Clayhanger by Arnold Bennett [1910]

He remembered that it was the eve of Noël. The Blanket of the Dark by John Buchan [1931]

When the sea had receded entirely out of sight, we started after it; for it will be remembered we had come to bathe; and bathing without some kind of water is not refreshing in a hot climate. Cobwebs from an Empty Skull by Ambrose Bierce [1874]

They will both get over it, and then”— his voice rose in triumph —“my name will be remembered for ever. The Hangman’s Knot by Arthur Gask [1935]

He had not remembered to mention that he was coming, and in the dusk of a wet afternoon he walked up by the way of the wood, and let himself in at the little postern in the wall. Diana Tempest by Mary Cholmondeley [1893]

Edith Wharton He thought: “Well, I must go and pack up my things”; then he remembered that he had come down only that morning, and had brought nothing with him. The Gods Arrive by Edith Wharton [1932]