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In despair she wandered about for days and nights, and at last, worn out by fatigue, she sank once more into a deep sleep, and dreamt exactly the same dream about the old witch.
But another rushing wave arose and dragged him under once more.
So they wandered off lovingly together, in among the buttercups, each with an arm twined round the other, whispering and laughing as they went, and never so much as once looked back at poor me.
Petersburg, darkness and mystery once more enveloped his whereabouts and actions, and in the Epanchin family the ice of silence once more formed over the subject.
But now another circumstance occurred, which changed all the plans once more, and again the intended journey was put off, much to the delight of the general and his spouse.
The enchantress remarked nothing of this, until once Rapunzel said to her:
And I've known men who came here to be in an office for a year, and they cursed the place, and when they went away they took their dying oath they'd hang themselves before they came back again, and in six months you'd see them land once more, and they'd tell you they couldn't live anywhere else.
And once did I want to dance as I had never yet danced: beyond all heavens did I want to dance.
He came out at once in smoke, and then, having resumed his proper form, the first thing he did was to kick the vase into the sea.
You can come every day to fish in this lake, but be careful not to throw your nets more than once every day, otherwise some harm will happen to you.
With a half shriek of joy the old man forced a passage within, resumed at once his original bearing, and stalked backward and forward, without apparent object, among the throng.
Once or twice she stole a look at him, as though asking him, "Is it what I think?
But as soon as he had once brought the axe down, his strength returned to him.
Conceive his new position, for I lack words to picture it; conceive him condemned to return to that house, from the very thought of which his soul revolted, and once more to expose himself to capture on the very scene of the misdeed: conceive him linked to the mouldy cab and the familiar cabman.
They could not find anything, but once they heard a door bang and somebody scuttered downstairs.