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Then he stood back to look at Mr. Jack, who was pulling on his pigskin gloves.
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My own stern hand has rent the ancient bond, And thereof shall the ending not have end: But not for me, that loved her, to be fond Lightly to please me with a newer friend Then hold it more than bravest-feathered song, That I affirm to thee, with heart of pride, I knew not what did to a friend belong Till I stood up, true friend, by thy true side ; ;
Then, his economic policies, based on dirigisme, state-directed ideals, stood in opposition to the laissez-faire policies of the United Kingdom, which Chirac famously described as " Anglo-Saxon ultraliberalism ".
22 Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars ' hill, and said, " Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious.
Then on 20th and 21st Boedromion, the initiates entered a great hall called Telesterion ; in the center stood the Anaktoron (" palace "), which only the hierophants could enter, where sacred objects were stored.
Then stood there up one in the council, a Pharisee, named Gamaliel, a doctor of the law, had in reputation among all the people, and commanded to put the apostles forth a little space ;
Then when Marie Antoinette appeared with her children, she was told to send the children back ; afterwards, when she came out alone, people shouted to shoot her, but when she stood her ground facing almost certain death, no one opened fire.
Then, in May of the same year, when the Italian-born investor was able to acquire BMW ’ s engine business from Knorr-Bremse AG, nothing more stood in the way of a merger between the aircraft company BFW and the engine builders BMW.
Then when the next day arrived the people came ( to the door of al-Mu ’ tasim ) so I came with them and stood in front of the chair.
Then al-Mu ’ tasim appeared and sat on the chair and said, ‘ Bring Ahmad ibn Hanbal .’ So he was brought and when he stood in front of him al-Mu ’ tasim said to him, ‘ How were you in your cell during the night, 0 son of Hanbal ?’ He said, “ In goodness, and all praises are due to Allaah .” Al-Mu ‘ tasim said, ‘ 0 Ahmad, I saw a dream yesterday .’ He said,
Tablet ).’ So the Preserved Tablet was brought and stood in front of Allaah, the Mighty and Magnificent, and He said, ‘ 0 Lawh, what do you say about the Qur ’ aan ?’ And it said, ‘ Your words, 0 Allaah, belonging to You .’ Then Allaah, the Exalted said, ‘ From where has this come to you ?’ And the Lawh said, ‘ Such did the Qalam ( the Pen ) inscribe upon me .’ Then the Pen was brought until it stood in front of Allaah, the Mighty and Majestic, so Allaah, the Mighty and Majestic, said to it, ‘ 0 Qalam, what do you say about the Qur ’ aan ?’ The Qalam said, ‘ Your words, 0 Allaah, belonging to You .’ So Allaah said, ‘ From where has this come to you ?’
Then it was that I recollected in what an embarrassing predicament I stood with the Duke of Lerma on a similar occasion, and by what line of conduct I extricated myself ; that same course I adopted once again with the happiest success ; whereby the reader is to understand that throughout my narrative I softened down the passages likely to give umbrage to my patron, and glanced with a superficial delicacy over transactions which would have reflected but little lustre on my own character.
Then a gentleman in a suit stood on your left in a Japanese garden where he was being greeted by the Japanese locals.
Then there are streets such as Granger Rd named for John Granger, manager of the brick works, which once stood at Little Bucklands Beachnear the rock outcrop where the Bucklands Beach Centre board clubrooms now stands, before moving to Whitford.
Then NSW premier Neville Wran later stood outside a branch and said he could personally guarantee the society ’ s financial security.
Then he stood with the body of the boy held high in the air in defiance of his enemies, until he eventually succumbed to pain and injuries and sank in the pot.
Then, over the course of the elections, reporters for the paper attempted to pin down the candidates on how they felt about these issues, and printed a pull-out section each week with a list of the issues and where the candidates stated they stood.
The Lady Caroline Alice Elgar | Alice Elgar came and stood by me, saw what I was looking at, and translated the Spanish sentence: " Herein is enshrined the soul of ....." Then she went on to fill in the name – that of a personal friend ... Mrs. Julia H. Worthington, a most charming and kind American friend.
Then and back
Then she turned the station wagon around and headed it back down the hill, with the village as her ostensible destination.
Then he calmly and carefully slugged the remaining five shots into the venomous head -- caught in the wicker back of the chair, the eyes dead on him as the life finally went out of the brute.
Then, getting back into bed, he thought unashamedly of Mrs. Flannagan, planning where they would next meet and what they would do.
Then she fell asleep again as soddenly as a person with fever, and when she awoke it was dark outside and the clarity was back in her eyes.
Then, she was back on her feet, winking and smiling that enormous smile ( she had lots of wonderful big teeth that you never would have suspected she had when she was not smiling ).
Then during washing, the greasy soil rolls back at the edges so that emulsified droplets can disengage themselves from the sorbed oil mass, with the aid of mechanical action, and enter the aqueous phase.
Then, after I'm back, another fifty so you can put some mileage on yourself and have a solid alibi somewhere while I take care of your seat cover boy ''.
Then the monk praised Yang Shan saying: `` I have come over to China in order to worship Manjucri, and met unexpectedly with Minor Shakya '', and after giving the master some palm leaves he brought from India, went back through the air.
Then, if Myra does nothing about fetching her, I'll pack her right back to her mother -- if I have to take her myself ''!!
Then, as their grokking made them ever closer and Mike felt himself almost ready to discorporate her voice called him back: `` Oh!!
Then, taking in on the first cable as the boat is motored into the wind and letting slack while drifting back, a second anchor is set approximately a half-scope away from the first on a line perpendicular to the wind.
Then comes her one solo, " Liaisons ", in which her character thinks back on the art of love as a profession in a gilded age, when sex ' was but a pleasurable means to a measurable end.
Then he went back to the club, only to lament under his bitter tears, " See how they've ruined my dress!
Then, following the battle, the Athenian army marched the 40 ( 25 miles ) or so kilometers back to Athens at a very high pace ( considering the quantity of armour, and the fatigue after the battle ), in order to head off the Persian force sailing around Cape Sounion.
Then, when Macbeth approaches, Banquo, having had dreams about Macbeth's deeds, takes back his sword as a precaution in this case.
Then with the calibration disk in the drive gently turn the stepper motor back and forth until the program showed a good alignment.