"An easterly is the most disagreeable wind in Lyme Bay - Lyme Bay being that largest bite from the underside of England's outstretched south-western leg - and a person of curiosity could at once..."
"The train came out of the long tunnel into the snow country."
"She sometimes thought that for her, Nancy Chamberlain, the most straightforward or innocent occupation was doomed to become, inevitably, fraught with tedious complication."
"A strange melancholy pervades me to which I hesitate to give the grave and beautiful name of sadness."
"I WILL NOT Drink more than fourteen alcohol units a week."
"The accused man, Kabuo Miyamoto, sat proudly upright with a rigid grace, his palms placed softly on the defendant's table - the posture of a man who has detached himself insofar as this is possible..."
"'You won't be late?'"
"On December 8th, 1915, Meggie Cleary had her fourth birthday."
"Who am I?"