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  • But what really touched him most nearly was the other matter of his sleepless night. Cited from Ghost Stories of an Antiquary, Pt 1,by M. R. James
  • He was not well, his sleepless nights having begun to tell even upon his powerful constitution. Cited from God Success,John Graham (David Graham Phillips
  • He did not feel well after his sleepless night and the numerous discussions and explanations. Cited from Virgin Soil, by Ivan S. Turgenev
  • All of Doug's life passed in review before his sleepless eyes. Cited from Judith of the Godless Valley, by Honore Willsie
  • Older he was, with a tired, haggard look left by his sleepless night. Cited from Youth Challenges, by Clarence B Kelland
  • His sleepless night, too, had told on him. Cited from By Sheer Pluck, by G. A. Henty
  • He might meet Alexa, and a talk with her would be a pleasant episode in his sleepless night. Cited from The Elect Lady, by George MacDonald
  • At dawn, worn out by his sleepless night, he set out, eager to learn the cause of his failure. Cited from The Curly-Haired Hen, by Auguste Vimar
  • His sleepless night had drawn many ugly pictures for him to efface before he could be at peace with himself. Cited from The Rose in the Ring, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • After his sleepless night, in which thought had been feverish, he would spend some quiet, lonely hours. Cited from Bella Donna, by Robert Hichens
  • His wan looks told of his sleepless vigil, but he gave no chance for questions to be asked. Cited from For the Faith, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • Five minutes later she appeared, and all thought of danger, and the discomfort of his sleepless night, passed from him at sight of her. Cited from The Hunted Woman, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Don Giovanni arrived early in spite of his sleepless night. Cited from Saracinesca, by F. Marion Crawford
  • With some such bitter reflection rode he home to his sleepless couch. Cited from Mistress Wilding, by Rafael Sabatini
  • But now his sleepless glance passed over that pearl of art inattentively. Cited from The Argonauts, by Eliza Orzeszko (AKA Orzeszkowa)
  • Of the latter he saw many signs, and they sometimes came to his camp, but his sleepless wariness enabled him to avoid capture. Cited from The Winning of the West, Volume One, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • And his sleepless nights were bad for his subjects. Cited from South Wind, by Norman Douglas
  • In another room, on his sleepless pillow, the baby's father turned and groaned. Cited from The Judgment of Eve, by May Sinclair
  • He reached home limp and battered from the storm of new impressions coming on top of his sleepless night. Cited from His Family, by Ernest Poole
  • Hot tears flowed from his sleepless eyes and dampened the dry leaves that formed his pillow. Cited from The Deacon of Dobbinsville, by John A. Morrison
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