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The words of the priest at the railway inn flashed across his brain unbidden: "You will find it different."
Ascending into the Time Observatory a thought came unbidden into his mind: Others he saved, himself he could not save.
THE MAN FROM TIMEFRANK BELKNAP LONG
Unbidden, the Abbot had gone forward through the great doorway and down the gallery that led to the hall of Condillac.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
And as the pale sweet face of the mother met the bright and rosy child-face, each of them was wet with a rush of unbidden tears.
ERIC, OR LITTLE BY LITTLEFREDERIC W. FARRAR
But worse, still worse, they saw through their girlish spectacles dimmed with unbidden tears.
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
Ideas are fluctuating, transitory, and 'come into the mind unbidden.'
You have forstall'd my message by these braves, And come unbidden to your wedding-place.
Love will break through even convent-walls, will speak amidst monastic silence, will rise unbidden under ascetic discipline.
I had been safer lying naked under the beast's very jaws than riding in unbidden between the lion and the Great Queen.
SARCHEDONG. J. (GEORGE JOHN) WHYTE-MELVILLE
Unbidden and harshly rebuked possibilities of joy pressed themselves importunately on him.
KATHARINE FRENSHAMBEATRICE HARRADEN

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