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Top 49 Gnawed Quotes

#1. the rats inevitably dragged away the whole cadaver through the hole they gnawed in the coffin. - Author: H.P. Lovecraft
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#2. And yet I am afraid, afraid of what my words will do to me, to my refuge, yet again ... If I could speak and yet say nothing, really nothing? Then I might escape being gnawed to death. - Author: Samuel Beckett
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#3. If they'd been dogs, they would have all been in the yard eating grass and trying to yak up whatever was making them feel so lousy. Not a bone gnawed, not a ball chased-all tails went unwagged. Oh, life is a fast cat, a short leash, a flea in that place where you just can't scratch. - Author: Christopher Moore
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#4. She was glad she'd missed the river of corpses that must have filled the city streets during the initial phase of clean-up - wagon after wagon groaning beneath the weight of crushed bodies, white flesh seared by fire and slashed by sword, rat-gnawed and raven-pecked - men, women, and children. - Author: Steven Erikson
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#5. Every time I go to sleep, I know I may never wake up. How could anyone expect to? You drop your tiny, helpless mind into a bottomless well, crossing your fingers and hoping when you pull it out on its flimsy fishing wire it hasn't been gnawed to bones by nameless beasts below. - Author: Isaac Marion
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#6. There's blood, a taste I remember. It tastes of orange popsicles, penny gumballs, red licorice, gnawed hair, dirty ice. - Author: Margaret Atwood
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#7. needing to be somewhere (now). In fact, he still felt this compulsion. It gnawed stubbornly at - Author: Brian Harmon
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#8. The teeth of self-pity had gnawed away her essential self. - Author: Willa Gibbs
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#9. Their bony branches grew barer with each tearing wind. Their tall, leaning forms looked like a gateway to a long-abandoned world.
They lived. Their roots were much deeper than mine would ever be. One day my tree would fall and die, gnawed by serpents. - Author: Heather Crews
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#10. As a precaution, Ruth had also gnawed over the worst possibilities - brain tumor, Alzheimer's, stroke - believing this would ensure that it was not these things. History had always proven that she worried for nothing. - Author: Amy Tan
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#11. Sometimes we talked the whole night long, as one does only in adolescence or very early in love. I was happy, but also I felt an anxiety that gnawed at me and for which I could find no cause, that gnawed at me more deeply precisely because I could find no cause. - Author: Garth Greenwell
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#12. The teacher should make a concerted effort never to lose his temper in the presence of the class. If a man, he may take refuge in profane soliloquies. If a woman, she may follow the example of one sweet-faced tranquil girl who went out in the yard and gnawed a post. - Author: William Lyon Phelps
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#13. 2 Nicole gnawed on her lip as she pressed her back - Author: Karen Witemeyer
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#14. Death, he had come to believe, was a corrosive thing, and the more he was around it , the more it gnawed away at who he was. - Author: Christopher Paolini
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#15. Her vice takes hold of her again, but she still refrains until some moment when, gnawed by some hideous caprice, she comes aground like a mournful wreck ruined by lust, in the midst of her own banal, perfidious pollution. - Author: Jean Lorrain
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#16. A lot of really big trees had died to make that desk. His mother had probably gnawed them down, used her nails to saw the boards, and finished the decorative cutwork with her tongue. - Author: Jennifer Crusie
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#17. This so gnawed at him on some nights that he lay awake wondering just how many unknown and similarly inconsequential accidents and bits of happenstance were at this moment occurring or failing to occur in order to ensure he took his next breath, and the next. - Author: Louise Erdrich
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#18. They passed through the waiting room, the statue of Hygeia was sitting on a bench, pouring acid on her face and singing "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star," while her golden snake gnawed at her foot. The peaceful scene was almost enough to lift Leo's spirits. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#19. He did not know what he sought or what his journeys would bring him; but he had a feeling that he would learn something new about life and gain some clue about the mystery that he had solved only to find more mysterious. And even if he found nothing he would allay the unrest which gnawed his heart. - Author: W. Somerset Maugham
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#20. What can be more absurd than choosing to carry a burden that one really wants to throw to the ground? To detest, and yet to strive to preserve our existence? To caress the serpent that devours us and hug him close to our bosoms tillhe has gnawed into our hearts? - Author: Voltaire
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#21. The worthy administrators of justice are like a cat set to take care of a cheese, lest it should be gnawed by the mice. One bite of the cat does more damage to the cheese than twenty mice can do. - Author: Voltaire
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#22. Troll sat alone on his seat of stone, And munched and mumbled a bare old bone; For many a year he had gnawed it near, For meat was hard to come by. Done by! Gum by! In a cave in the hills he dwelt alone, And meat was hard to come by. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#23. Better to be caught in sudden, complete catastrophe than to be gnawed by the cancer of imagination. - Author: Yukio Mishima
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#24. Emptiness gnawed at Emma. Could she> face death without fear? If she were to show up at heaven's door tomorrow, would God even recognize her, when it had been so long since she'd bothered to call on Him? - Author: Julie Klassen
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#25. Hunger gnawed at my stomach, but I was afraid someone would be in the kitchen again. So I found myself staring at the front door. Freedom seemed just a doorknob-turn away.
When I did open the door, freedom didn't wait - a half-naked Hayden did. - Author: Jennifer L. Armentrout
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#26. While her emotions were very real and they gnawed at her with a raw sincerity, she was listening to something deeper. She was listening to her will, not letting what she felt dictate what she would do. Didn't let it dictate her life. - Author: Charles Martin
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#27. Over nine whole acres while a huge, horrendous Vulture puddles forever with hooked beak In his liver and entrails teeming with raw pain. It burrows deep below the breastbone, feeding And foraging without respite, for the gnawed-at Gut and gutstrings keep renewing. - Author: Virgil
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#28. He has probably gnawed his nails down to the quick, or murdered poor Mr. Orde. - Author: Georgette Heyer
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#29. The trouble with making an important decision was that you never had enough information to do it without hesitating. And it's the hesitation that gnawed at you and never helped you to make the decision. - Author: Kenneth Eade
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#30. Think of how dark that Friday was when Christ was lifted up on the cross ... It was a Friday filled with devastating, consuming sorrow that gnawed at the souls of those who loved and honored the Son of God. - Author: Joseph B. Wirthlin
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#31. All night, the black serpant of wounded vanity gnawed his heart. - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#32. Phaedra of Alonso's death was a never-ending pain that gnawed at his insides. It made him a prisoner in his own cottage. - Author: Melina Marchetta
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#33. As they passed through the waiting room, the statue of Hygeia was sitting on a bench, pouring acid on her face and singing "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star," while her golden snake gnawed at her foot. - Author: Rick Riordan
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#34. He looked down the slope and, at the base, in the shadow of the wall of the Park, he saw some human figures lying. Those venal and furtive loves filled him with despair. He gnawed the rectitude of his life; he felt that he had been outcast from life's feast. - Author: James Joyce
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#35. There's a monster in our wood. She'll get you if you're not good. Drag you under leaves and sticks. Punish you for all your tricks. Anest of hair and gnawed bone. You are never, ever coming ... home. - Author: Holly Black
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#36. Stannis Baratheon with a grievance was like a mastiff with a bone; he gnawed it down to splinters. - Author: George R R Martin
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#37. The mice have gnawed at it, and sharper teeth than teeth of mice have gnawed at me. - Author: Charles Dickens
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#38. And the jobs we worked, Jesus - Jesus - Jesus, the jobs we worked. Low-paying jobs. Backbreaking jobs. Jobs that gnawed at the bones of our dignity, devoured the meat, tongued the marrow. - Author: NoViolet Bulawayo
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#39. So don't tell me how love will rescue me, I was carnivorous about love, I ate love to the ankles, my thighs are gnawed with love still and yet I cannot have loved, since living was all I could do and for that, I was caged in bone spur endlessly - Author: Dionne Brand
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#40. Far, far below the deepest delvings of the dwarves, the world is gnawed by nameless things. - Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
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#41. The black serpant of wounded vanity gnawed at his heart? - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#42. Moon couldn't think of anything reassuring to say. They were trapped inside a leviathan, standing in a tunnel gnawed out by giant parasites. Going blank with terror was a perfectly rational way to react, especially for a groundling. - Author: Martha Wells
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#43. Hey," he said.
"Hi." Oh, damn. It was awkward.
"What're you doing?"
"Shearing a sheep. It's cold outside, and I need a new hat."
He paused. "You're joking, right?"
"Yes, Marshall." I gnawed on my fingers some more and sunk back in my chair. - Author: Chanelle Gray
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#44. Boris [ Johnson]and Dave [Cameron] gnawed each other's testicles [during the Tory civil war which blighted the EU referendum]. - Author: Ken Livingstone
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#45. Envy has the ugliness of a trapped rat that has gnawed its own foot in its effort to escape. - Author: Angus Wilson
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#46. The termites of reduction have always gnawed away at life: even the greatest love ends up as a skeleton of feeble memories. - Author: Milan Kundera
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#47. This one sits shivering in Fortune's smile, taking his joy with bated, doubtful breath. This other, gnawed by hunger, all the while laughs in the teeth of Death. - Author: Thomas Bailey Aldrich
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#48. He unsnapped the top button on his jeans.
My eyes widened."Sneaky bastard."
I gnawed my lip in pleasure,watching the past,present,and future Master of Cadogan House in the state of utter abandon:shirt on the floor,jeans unbuttoned,his arousal obvious. - Author: Chloe Neill
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#49. Maybe the nails are a little stubby and gnawed on, but I definitely do not have man hands. - Author: Aisha Tyler
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