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I wonder if she'll wear the blue silk dress," said Sara Ray.
No wonder I couldn't find the Tin Woodman," she said; "and no wonder the magic belt didn't make him appear, or the King couldn't find him, either
When the first music was played, he said, "It was a wonder how so many fiddlers could play at one time, without putting one another out.
There, there--Ay, no wonder you are in such a passion, shake the vile wicked wretch to pieces.
No wonder he ran away; for your sake I'll never trust an innocent face again.
For instance, there was scarcely any point upon which the Misses Osborne, George's sisters, and the Mesdemoiselles Dobbin agreed so well as in their estimate of her very trifling merits: and their wonder that their brothers could find any charms in her.
When George, their handsome brother, ran off directly after breakfast, and dined from home half- a-dozen times a week, no wonder the neglected sisters felt a little vexation.
Old Sedley once or twice came home with a very grave face; and no wonder, when such news as this was agitating all the hearts and all the Stocks of Europe.
I wonder whether he ever so much as suspected that some one doted on her, at a hopeless, speechless distance, when he struck in and won her.
For a long time I could not conceive how one man could go forth to murder his fellow, or even why there were laws and governments; but when I heard details of vice and bloodshed, my wonder ceased and I turned away with disgust and loathing.
I will soon explain to what these feelings tended, but allow me now to return to the cottagers, whose story excited in me such various feelings of indignation, delight, and wonder, but which all terminated in additional love and reverence for my protectors(for so I loved, in an innocent, half-painful self-deceit, to call them).
Among the other pleasing but always strictly moral wonders which must be seen to be believed, Signor Jupe was that afternoon to
May the contemplation of so many wonders extinguish for ever the spirit of vengeance
The poor fellow, with his mind on the Field of Wonders, was suffering from a gold-piece indigestion.
At the Field of Wonders, at sunrise tomorrow morning.