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  • Let him see it in active operation, and it will awaken his enthusiasm. Cited from The Church and Modern Life, by Washington Gladden
  • They must be as dead as mutton before they can awaken his interest. Cited from Our Elizabeth, by Florence A. Kilpatrick
  • This movement awakened his attention, and, opening his eyes, he fixed them on my countenance. Cited from Edgar Huntly, by Charles Brockden Brown
  • He opened the window quietly so as not to awaken his wife. Cited from Vain Fortune, by George Moore
  • Thus pressing upon another man's case, he awakened his own fate. Cited from Characters from 17th Century Histories and Chronicles, by Various
  • Now and then he tried to awaken his host's interest in questions of national finance. Cited from The House of Cobwebs and Other Stories, by George Gissing
  • The magnetism of the only woman that had ever awakened his love drew him back. Cited from The Splendid Idle Forties, by Gertrude Atherton
  • The experience awakened his passion for the art and he soon found himself improvising his own music.
  • It is the only thing that can awaken his attention. Cited from An Introduction to Yoga, by Annie Besant
  • The noise awakens his son, who enters to find his father dead.
  • He looked her in the face, but saw nothing to awaken his distrust. Cited from Other Tales and Sketches, by N. Hawthorne
  • At break of day the old man awakened his companion. Cited from Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, by Hawthorne
  • If a man's grief does not awaken his dignity, then he has none. Cited from The Fighting Chance, by Robert W. Chambers
  • At one o'clock he awakened his companion, and they set out through the deserted streets. Cited from Samuel the Seeker, by Upton Sinclair
  • When something awakened his imagination he could write passages full of the magic of poetry. Cited from Theodore Roosevelt, by Edmund Lester Pearson
  • I pressed his shoulder to awaken his attention, but he did not alter his position. Cited from The Last Man, by Mary Shelley
  • What did she want with a companion so undeveloped that she herself must awaken his strongest forces? Cited from Winding Paths, by Gertrude Page
  • I saw that I had at least awakened his interest in the idea that I might be worth using alive. Cited from An Enemy To The King, by Robert Neilson Stephens
  • Now she would awaken his fears that the best of models would recall her favour. Cited from Arachne, by Georg Ebers, v4
  • The doubt of the worthy man, behind whom the house door had just closed, had awakened his doubts also. Cited from Barbara Blomberg, by Georg Ebers, v4
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