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Peut-etre
maybe
hier
yesterday
Ainsi
Thus
pouvoir
to be able, can, may
veiller
to sit up (with), watch by (the dead), keep watch
plutot
rather
le fera
the fact
peine
pain/sadness
courir
to run
ajoute
added
rencontre
meet
serre
squeezed
un dossier
file
soutien
support
subvenir
meet
partager
share
impressionner
shock/upset
chaque
every
fois
time
traverse
crossed
bavardant
chatting
remercie
thanked
meublee
furnished
chevalets
easles
couvercle
lid
une infirmiere
nurse
dos
back
gene
bothered
apprendre
to learn
appris
learned
au-dessus
above
le commutateur
the switch
brusquement
abruptly
soudain
sudden
revenu
returned
cafetiere
coffee pot
un frolement
rustling
ombre
shadow
assis
sat
pourtant
nevertheless
presque
almost
remarque
noticed
croire
believe
puisse
be able
penche
leaned
vers
towards
secoue
shook
bredouille
mumbled
sanglot
sobs
enfin
finally
soupirs
sigs
sucaient
sucked
laissaient
left
laisser
to leave
toussé
couched
sous
under
un platane
sycamore
respirais
breathed
traverser
to cross
chauffer
heating
un drap
sheet
dont
of which
noeud
knot
chemise
shirt
sang
blood
entouraient
surrounded
apercu
percieved
mouchoir
handkerchief
le crane
skull
essuyait
wiped
casquette
cap
soulevant
raised
le bord
edge
feutre
hat
balancant
balanced
gouttes
drips
sueur
sweat
perlaient
appeared
front
forehead
au-dessus
above
entre
between
boue
mud
insomnie
sleepless
vernis
varnish
rattraper
to catch up/take ove
repris
resumed
plusieurs fois
several times
constaté
noted
tournant
turning
gros-se
big, large, thick
larme
tear
enervement
irritation, exasperation
ruisseler
to stream, run, pour down
joue
cheek
ride
wrinkle
à cause de
because of
étaler
to spread out
deuil
mourning (noun)
détruire
to destroy, ruin
détruit
destroyed
trottoir
sidewalk
les tombes
the graves
évanouissement
fainting spell, swoon
roulait
rolled
rouler
to roll
la chair
the flesh
racine
root
mêlaient
mixed
mêler
to mix
attente
expectation
ronflement
snore, roar, rumbling
incessant
continuous
le nid
the nest
joie
joy
coucher
put to bed
mécontent
displeased
samedi
Saturday
pour ainsi dire
so to speak
lever
to get up
levant
getting up
troper
cheat
un tas de connaissements
a pile of bills of lading, invoice
amoncelaient
accumulated
soulagé
relieved
dépouille
to go through, to skin, strip
plaisir
pleasure
mécontent
dissatisfied
j'aurais
I would have
pour ainsi dire
so to speak
enterré
burried
au lieu de
instead of
j'aurais eu
I would have had
réveillant
awakening
de toutes façons
in any case
je me rasais
I shaved
pendant que
while
demandé
asked
baigner
bathe
du port
harbor
retrouvé
had found
dactylo
typist
sein
breast
effleuré
skimmed
riait (rire)
laughed
hissé
hoisted
plaisantant
joking
a plat ventre
flat on the stomache
en arriere
backwards
doré
golden
nuque
nape of the neck
battre
beat
doucement
gently
à moitié endormis
half way asleep
plongé
dived (dove)
je l'ai suivie
I followed it/her/him
suivre
to follow
rattrapée
recovered
taille
waist
quai
pier
sécher
to dry oneself
envie
wish, desire
rhabiller
to get dressed
encore
again
recul
recoil
drôle
funny
mien-ne
mine
séance
show, program
mal
poorly
lit
bed
erré
wandered
commode
convenient
cuivre
copper, brass
decouper
to cut out
paille
straw
creuser
to hollow, sink
coller
to paste
cahier
notebook
faubourg
suburb
choses
things
cependant
however
pressé
in a hurry
d'abord
first
marin
sailor
la culotte
pants
au-dessous
below
genou
knee (m)
empêtrer
embarrass
empêtrés
embarrassed
raid-e
stiff, tight
gros-se
big, thick, large
soulier
shoe (m)
robe
dress, gown (f)
marron
chestnut-colored
soie
silk
frêle
weak, delicate, frail
connaître de vue
know by sight
canotier
straw hat (m)
voyant
see
quartier
neighborhood (m)
cintré
tight at the waist
pochette
pocket handkerchief
broder
to embroider
bout
end, tip
carrer
to square
dépêcher
to hurry
partout
everywhere
les boutiquiers
the shopkeepers
pur-e
pure, clear
éclat
brightness
le trottoir
the sidewalk
marchand de tabac
tobacco merchant
s'appuyer
to lean, rest
bras
arm
balayer
to sweep
la sciure
sawdust
vraiment
really
commode
comfortable
le bruit
noise
ramener
to bring back
rambardes
hand-rail
marchepied
step, running board
périr
to perish
plusieurs
several
en secouant
while shaking
affluer
flow
toits
roofs
presque
almost
aussitôt
at once
déverser
to pour, cause to flow
flot
flood, multitude (m)
parmi
among
ceux
those
grave
serious
paraissaient
appeared
lançaient
launched
plaisanteries
jokes
pâlir
become pale
chargement
load
luire
shine
pavé
paved
mouillé
wet
reflets
reflections
sourire
smile
vidé
emptied
vider
to empty
lentement
slowly
appuyé
supported
debout
standing
morceau
piece
reprendre
to resume
haleine
breath
voyais
see
le camion
truck
dépasser
to pass
se lancer
to dash off
poursuite
pursuit, chase (f)
fracas
crash, uproar
poussiére
dust
noyer
to drown
désordonné
reckless
élan
rush, burst
treuil
windlass, winch
mât
mast
coque
body of the ship, hull
longions
followed
longer
to follow
quai
pier
lentement
slowly
le long
alongside
pomme de terre
potatos
bouillies
boiled
heurter
to bump
voisin
neighbor
l'épagneul
the spaniel (dog)
poils
hairs
plaques
scabs
croûtes brunes
brown crusts