thrice she

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  • Once, twice, thrice she met the look of her friend. Cited from The House of Cobwebs and Other Stories, by George Gissing
  • Once, twice, thrice she tried to speak and could not. Cited from Battle Of The Strong, by G. Parker, v4
  • Twice and thrice she had paced the gallery before she came and stood opposite to him. Cited from Tristram of Blent, by Anthony Hope
  • Thrice she went to the window after the cathedral clock had struck seven, to see whether her ambassador was returning. Cited from He Knew He Was Right, by Anthony Trollope
  • Twice and thrice she branched off from the road to show him something that could well have waited for another day. Cited from Sisters, by Ada Cambridge
  • Even as she already had done; for thrice she had refused marriages suitable and possible to her. Cited from The Weavers, by G. Parker, v1
  • Thrice she read this note; when her eyes lifted at last, Julius was still standing where she had left him. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 13, No. 77, March, 1864, by Various
  • Twice or thrice she opened her lips as if to address him, but apparently some restraining thought interposed. Cited from David Harum, by Edward Noyes Westcott
  • Once, twice, thrice she meditated an escape, but she had not the courage to make the attempt. Cited from He Knew He Was Right, by Anthony Trollope
  • Thrice she opened her mouth to call Welch and Hazel back, but could not. Cited from Foul Play, by Charles Reade and Dion Boucicault
  • Once twice -- thrice she was hit, but she sped on. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • Still, she sank again; but almost immediately she rose head and shoulders above the surface, and thrice she again clapped her hands for aid. Cited from The Nile Tributaries of Abyssinia, Samuel W. Baker
  • Less successful than Sjuck, after repelling them thrice she was overpowered and thrown into prison. Cited from A Wanderer in Holland, by E. V. Lucas
  • Thrice she surprised him in the act of staring intently at her, and each time he had dropped his eyes guiltily. Cited from The Mucker, by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Then round went the good ship, And thrice she went round, The third time she brast herself With a down-derry-down! Cited from Major Vigoureux, by A. T. Quiller-Couch
  • Thrice she made the attempt and thrice she checked herself, the fourth time she fell on her bed face downward writhing in pain. Cited from The Argonautica, by Apollonius Rhodius
  • Twice, thrice she strove to utter a few words of explanation, defence, but her voice refused to obey her will. Cited from Cleopatra, by Georg Ebers, v5
  • Thrice she made the attempt and thrice she checked herself, the fourth time she fell on her bed face downward, writhing in pain. Cited from The Argonautica, by Apollonius Rhodius
  • Haita told him all: how thrice he had met the radiant maid, and thrice she had left him forlorn. Cited from Can Such Things Be?, Ambrose Bierce
  • If your brother comes, I will not be answerable for the consequences: for I thought twice or thrice she would have gone into fits. Cited from Clarissa, Volume 2 (of 9),by Samuel Richardson
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