Unwittingly, she had set Alex up for a fall.
She was unwittingly sharing herself with him.
Thus the Mintra of the Malay Peninsula have a demon corresponding to every kind of disease known to them; the Tasmanian ascribed a gnawing pain to the presence within him of the soul of a dead man, whom he had unwittingly summoned by mentioning his name and who was `devouring his liver; the Samoan held that the violation of a food tabu would result in the animal being formed within the body of the offender and cause his death.
Jesus appeared as revealing the unity with God in which the Greeks in their best days unwittingly rejoiced, and as lifting the eyes of the Jews from a lawgiver who metes out punishment on the transgressor, to the destiny which in the Greek conception falls on the just no less than on the unjust.
The oligarchic constitution established in Canada in 1 774 by the Quebec Act did not suit men trained in the school of local self-government which Britain had unwittingly established in the American colonies, and the gift of representative institutions was soon necessary.
Xander caught her with one arm, enjoying the game of cat-and-mouse she was unwittingly playing.
Hagen, the Nibelung's son, has managed to make Siegfried unwittingly drink a love-potion with Gutrune, which causes him to forget his own bride, Briinnhilde.
He dealt with the great question at issue from the standpoint of the diplomatist, rather than from that of the statesman well versed in ecclesiastical history and possessing an insight into what it implies; and by his violent, inconsiderate action he unwittingly drove into the ranks of Ultramontanism the moderate elements of the Catholic population.
Thus unwittingly Gautama the Buddha has come to official recognition as a saint in two great branches of the Catholic Church, and no one will say that he does not deserve the honour.
One incident (the incest unwittingly committed) frequently recurs in connexion with the life of Gregory the Great.
Pombal liberated the monarchy from clerical domination, and thus unwittingly opened the door to those " French principles," or democratic ideas, which spread rapidly after his downfall in 1 777 .
But Antiochus had miscalculated, and by his extreme measures unwittingly saved Judaism from its internal foes.
Unwittingly, she had done the same thing to Justin.
Macleay indeed never pretended to a high position in this branch of science, his tastes lying in the direction of Entomology; but few of their countrymen knew more of birds than did Swainson and Vigors; and, while the latter, as editor for many years of the Zoological Journal, and the first secretary of the Zoological Society, has especial claims to the regard of all zoologists, so the former's indefatigable pursuit of Natural History, and conscientious labour in its behalf-among other ways by means of his graceful pencil-deserve to be remembered as a set-off against the injury he unwittingly caused.
An act or bill of indemnity used to be passed every session by the English parliament for the relief of those who had unwittingly neglected to qualify themselves in certain respects for the holding of offices, &c., as, for example, justices, without taking the necessary oaths.
To this day hymns are unwittingly sung to Bacchus in the dales and glens of Kafiristan.
Their food must be purchased with money lawfully acquired; and lest they should unwittingly partake of any that is ceremonially unclean, they require those Jahels, whose hospitality they share, to supply their wants from a store set apart for their exclusive use.
I thought I had simply been writing a story, and discovered that I had unwittingly been preaching Saint-Simonianism.
Gudrun, however, avenged the death of her brothers by slaying the sons she had borne to Atli and causing him unwittingly to drink their blood and eat their hearts.
2, " sin unwittingly " bishegaga, c. 450 B.C., &c.
Soon the unscrupulous caretaker unwittingly releases a vampire from his crypt, and the show hit the stratosphere.
The introduction of Chinese seed and Chinese methods was a mistake, and there seems little reason to doubt that, in clearing jungle for tea planting, fine indigenous tea was frequently destroyed unwittingly in order to plant the inferior China variety.
Cairoli was one of the most conspicuous representatives of that type of Italian public men who, having conspired and fought for a generation in the cause of national unity, were despite their valour little fitted for the responsible parliamentary and official positions they subsequently attained; and who by their ignorance of foreign affairs and of internal administration unwittingly impeded the political development of their country.
He did so unwittingly.
He was an accomplice, no matter how unwittingly, in the radio transmission scene that caused Fitzgerald's fury in the first place.
Since when did Jesus tell us to collude even unwittingly with state sanctioned barbarity.
collude even unwittingly with state sanctioned barbarity.
In October 1984 Sinclair Research unwittingly signed its own death warrant.
The EU Commission has unwittingly brought about some discord through its own actions.
I had unwittingly placed my children under a strain by my own evangel.
ginseng tea that he had unwittingly drunk in South Korea.
idiot box running, they unwittingly share a truly communal experience as they gather in silent contemplation.
intention of cheating can unwittingly become enmeshed in an emotional affair?
Adults can, even unwittingly, be positive role models to children!
scat sample and unwittingly ignites canvas tent, destroying hair samples.
All unwittingly the old pioneer handed back the flashlight to the British suffragists.
Who can predict what perils we may unwittingly unleash upon ourselves, without even realizing our mistake for years or decades?
The Romans are credited with having purposely introduced the edible snail (Helix pomatia) into England, and the common garden snail and slugs (Helix aspersa, Limax agrestis and Anion hortensis) have been unwittingly established in New Zealand.
Adults can, even unwittingly, be positive role models to children !
You may have unwittingly connected these sensory cues every time you followed eating savory food with a sweet food.
Fanatical field assistant attempts to smoke portion of dried scat sample and unwittingly ignites canvas tent, destroying hair samples.
That 's nothing compared to what the citizens of the Republic would do if they found out what events he unwittingly set in motion !
Sometimes even the merchants buy sub-rated materials unwittingly.
Interviewer Nancy Morales had asked Ms. Jolie if she and Brad were excited about the newest upcoming edition to their family when Black unwittingly made this comment: "They're gonna have as much as the Brady Bunch when they have these.
Most insects, even the few that unwittingly wander into your home, are actually helpful.
They were drawn together by a mysterious force and unwittingly they unleashed a couple of powerful, multi-dimensional spirits that were trapped inside a magic gemstone.
Drawn together by a mysterious force, they go to Gemspark Mine, where they unwittingly release a couple of evil multi-dimensional spirits who were trapped inside a gemstone.
Join the Prince and stop the evil Dahaka, whom you unwittingly released by a rift in time you created.
When you sit down to play Rainbow Web online, you will unwittingly notice the hours just fly right by.
Sometimes parents unwittingly attempt to control their children with double or mixed messages; doing so is unhealthy for their relationship to one another.
Although children eat small objects and stick things into their bodily openings of their own volition, they inhale them unwittingly while choking.
Many parents recognize that their child is genuinely distressed by attending school and unwittingly encourage school refusal by allowing their child to stay home.
While playing married assassins unwittingly assigned to kill each other, they displayed an on-screen chemistry that led reporters to speculate the two were having an intimate relationship.
This game could focus around a group of archaeologists who have entered a pyramid and unwittingly woke up the bloodthirsty mummy!
Before buying wholesale gems, customers should be familiar with the rapaport diamond price list that tracks current industry trends and prices, so they are not overcharged unwittingly.
In the Hangover movie cast, Graham plays the supporting role of Jade, the stripper and single mother Stu Price ends up unwittingly marrying.
The legend of the house, as told in the book The Amityville Horror by Jay Anson, tells the story of the Lutz family who unwittingly purchase the haunted house as their dream home in a peaceful Long Island town.
The villains gained faces and personalities beyond their 'toaster' images and a man named Baltar still became an accomplice, albeit unwittingly in the new series, to the destruction of the human race.
From the impact and dangers the Internet poses to teenagers to the vulnerability it provides to adults, social networking can unwittingly open one up to plethora of problems.
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