Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

by Lewis Caroll

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
By Lewis Carroll

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland By Lewis Carroll

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Chapter One.
Down the Rabbit-Hole.

    Chapter One. Down the Rabbit-Hole.

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    Alice was beginning to get very
tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing
to do:

    Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do:

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    once or twice she had
peeped into the book her sister was reading, but it had no pictures
or conversations in it, 'and what is the use of a book,' thought
Alice 'without pictures or conversation?'

    once or twice she had peeped into the book her sister was reading, but it had no pictures or conversations in it, 'and what is the use of a book,' thought Alice 'without pictures or conversation?'

  • # 529 Mar '12
    So she was considering in her own
mind (as well as she could, for the hot day made her feel very
sleepy and stupid

    So she was considering in her own mind (as well as she could, for the hot day made her feel very sleepy and stupid

  • # 629 Mar '12
    whether the
pleasure of making a daisy-chain would be worth the trouble of
getting up and picking the daisies, when suddenly a White Rabbit
with pink eyes ran close by her.

    whether the pleasure of making a daisy-chain would be worth the trouble of getting up and picking the daisies, when suddenly a White Rabbit with pink eyes ran close by her.

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    There was nothing so VERY
remarkable in that; nor did Alice think it so VERY much out of the
way to hear the Rabbit say to itself,

    There was nothing so VERY remarkable in that; nor did Alice think it so VERY much out of the way to hear the Rabbit say to itself,

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    'Oh dear! Oh dear! I shall be late!'

    'Oh dear! Oh dear! I shall be late!'

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    (when she thought it over afterwards, it occurred to
her that she ought to have wondered at this, but at the time it all
seemed quite natural);

    (when she thought it over afterwards, it occurred to her that she ought to have wondered at this, but at the time it all seemed quite natural);

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    but when
the Rabbit actually TOOK A WATCH OUT OF ITS WAISTCOAT-POCKET, and
looked at it, and then hurried on, Alice started to her feet, for
it flashed across her mind that she had never before seen a rabbit
with either a waistcoat-pocket, or a watch to take out of
it,

    but when the Rabbit actually TOOK A WATCH OUT OF ITS WAISTCOAT-POCKET, and looked at it, and then hurried on, Alice started to her feet, for it flashed across her mind that she had never before seen a rabbit with either a waistcoat-pocket, or a watch to take out of it,

  • # 1129 Mar '12
    and burning with curiosity,
she ran across the field after it, and fortunately was just in time
to see it pop down a large rabbit-hole under the hedge.

    and burning with curiosity, she ran across the field after it, and fortunately was just in time to see it pop down a large rabbit-hole under the hedge.

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    In another moment down went Alice
after it, never once considering how in the world she was to get
out again.

    In another moment down went Alice after it, never once considering how in the world she was to get out again.

  • # 1329 Mar '12
    The rabbit-hole went straight on
like a tunnel for some way, and then dipped suddenly down, so
suddenly that Alice had not a moment to think about stopping
herself before she found herself falling down a very deep
well.

    The rabbit-hole went straight on like a tunnel for some way, and then dipped suddenly down, so suddenly that Alice had not a moment to think about stopping herself before she found herself falling down a very deep well.

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    Either the well was very deep, or
she fell very slowly, for she had plenty of time as she went down
to look about her and to wonder what was going to happen
next.

    Either the well was very deep, or she fell very slowly, for she had plenty of time as she went down to look about her and to wonder what was going to happen next.

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    First, she tried to look
down and make out what she was coming to, but it was too dark to
see anything;

    First, she tried to look down and make out what she was coming to, but it was too dark to see anything;

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    then she looked
at the sides of the well, and noticed that they were filled with
cupboards and book-shelves; here and there she saw maps and
pictures hung upon pegs.

    then she looked at the sides of the well, and noticed that they were filled with cupboards and book-shelves; here and there she saw maps and pictures hung upon pegs.

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    She
took down a jar from one of the shelves as she passed; it was
labelled 'ORANGE MARMALADE', but to her great disappointment it was
empty:

    She took down a jar from one of the shelves as she passed; it was labelled 'ORANGE MARMALADE', but to her great disappointment it was empty:

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    she did not like to drop
the jar for fear of killing somebody, so managed to put it into one
of the cupboards as she fell past it.

    she did not like to drop the jar for fear of killing somebody, so managed to put it into one of the cupboards as she fell past it.