laid bare before

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  • Things that she had not thought of before were laid bare before her eyes. Cited from Sparrows, by Horace W.C. Newte
  • Her past, her present, and her future, had been alike laid bare before their eyes. Cited from All Around the Moon, by Jules Verne
  • Now, after all these years, it was laid bare before him, and he saw it bleeding still. Cited from The Gadfly, by E. L. Voynich
  • We must have the whole matter laid bare before our eyes or we shall not get on in the work of reconstruction. Cited from The Reconstructed School, by Francis B. Pearson
  • She had never seen a soul laid bare before, and the sight thrilled and troubled her. Cited from Sandy, by Alice Hegan Rice
  • She did not flinch, she did not cringe as the twenty-year-old truth was laid bare before her. Cited from Viola Gwyn, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • The boy, out of all patience, complained to the king his father, and laid bare before him his much-bruised body. Cited from Persian Literature, V2, The Shah Nameh, Rubaiyat, Divan, Gulistan
  • The doctor had seen souls laid bare before, yet he turned his eyes to the floor as the muscles pulled and strained in this young face. Cited from The Militants, by Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews
  • The chemistry of light-production by living organisms is being unraveled and this part of the phenomenon will likely be laid bare before long. Cited from Artificial Light, by M. Luckiesh
  • He went back of the servant's statement with an intelligence that grasped the true conditions quite as plainly as if they had been laid bare before him. Cited from The Rose in the Ring, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • Her lips parted in sudden awe and wonder at the strange revealment of her inner self that was being laid bare before her consciousness. Cited from Thuvia, Maid of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • All in a flash I saw the man's soul laid bare before me, and -- I think I played upon it with some cunning. Cited from Heart of the Sunset, by Rex Beach
  • Perhaps she was mistaken; perhaps he did not love his cousin; perhaps he still remembered the past, and still regretted the loss of the heart she had just laid bare before him. Cited from The Abbot's Ghost, by A. M. Barnard
  • But the prayer was long; thought followed thought, and fear crowded upon fear, and all were to be laid bare before God, and His aid and counsel asked. Cited from Ruth, by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell
  • "Mariana, my whole being is laid bare before you, and whatever I might do, I tell you beforehand, nothing will really surprise you; nothing whatever!" Cited from Virgin Soil, by Ivan S. Turgenev
  • Or is it to contemplate a mighty and wayward mind laid bare before us to the inmost recesses? Cited from Misc Writings and Speeches, Lord Macaulay V1 of 4
  • It is as if the great heart of nature were laid bare before you, and you saw and heard all its gigantic throbbings, and watched the current of its stupendous life flowing perpetually forward. Cited from Life in the Clearings vs. the Bush,Mrs. Moodie
  • It was my soul laid bare before another soul expressing, or rather stammering forth, as well as it could, the conflicting emotions that filled it, with the help of the inadequate language of men. Cited from Raphael, by Alphonse de Lamartine
  • Speechmaker after speechmaker, all adepts in their art, laid bare before our eyes the evils which consumed us, and called upon us passionately to support the candidate who would lift us from our shame. Cited from Americans and Others, by Agnes Repplier
  • The intimate relationship of Russian family life, from the highest to the lowest, was constantly laid bare before me with all its romance and mediaeval trappings and its sordid substratum of violence and superstition. Cited from With the "Die-Hards" in Siberia, by John Ward
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