"British and Hessian officers often lved in fear of American riflemen." FromWashington's Crossing, by David Hackett Fischer.
"And you off buying stolen cauldrons!"
-Harry Potter 5
"Is the quality of your life harmed by not recognizing on sight something like the rondeau?"
-How to Read Literature Like a Professor by Thomas C. Foster
"My turn," Jason said.
The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan
"Hold you the watch tonight?"
"Some people would like to know whence the poet whose philosophy is in these days deemed as profound and trustworthy as his song is breezy and pure, gets his authority for speaking of 'Nature's holy plan.'"
Tess of the D'urbervilles, Thomas Hardy
"He spoke precise English touched by a British accent."
-Black Order by James Rollins
"'But if a woman is partial to a man, and does not endeavor to conceal it, he must find it out.'"
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen.
Read it twice. Going on my third time.
"The evolution of Massachusetts' government was somewhat different; the fact that the charter was brought with settlers insured that events in America would be the determining factors." from Out of Our Past by Carl N. Degler.
I suppose that's what I get for procrastinating on my history homework...the most boring sentence here.