How to use Alive in a sentence

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  • He was alive and unconscious.

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  • And I?... and he is still alive and gay!

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  • If Papa were alive... would he agree with you? he asked.

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  • Don't forget the Burton boy is alive because of us.

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  • Yet his presence reminded her that he was alive because she had taken another life.

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  • Cross your fingers the group doesn't eat me alive over this.

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  • Nevertheless, I must tell you that we are alive,--that we reached home safely, and that we speak of you daily, and enjoy your interesting letters very much.

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  • They had given up, deciding that if they hadn't found their bodies, they must still be alive and would find their way back to Ashley.

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  • He is alive, said Napoleon.

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  • He was alive when he left my place.

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  • While he looked dead, he was alive enough for his memories to reach her.

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  • Keep them alive until I can go through their minds.

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  • The human was alive and well.

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  • Unfortunately, there is no one left alive to salute the LeBlanc and Betsy and I want our adopted daughter Claire to know she is fully a part of our lives.

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  • They forget that my whole body is alive to the conditions about me.

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  • I wouldn't believe it was alive until I saw it move.

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  • He hadn't yet reconciled how he felt about seeing his brother alive and in so much pain.

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  • He was alive, after all, and there was some good to him for wanting to make things right.

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  • He won't let me out of here alive, I don't think.

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  • Look, there may be someone alive and hurt!

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  • It was about Katie, when she was in the underworld and you didn't know she was alive, Gabriel clarified.

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  • He'd only learned the woman he fell for last week was still alive and now he had to let her go.

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  • These trees were alive and apparently flourishing at midsummer, and many of them had grown a foot, though completely girdled; but after another winter such were without exception dead.

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  • The pitch pines and shrub oaks about my house, which had so long drooped, suddenly resumed their several characters, looked brighter, greener, and more erect and alive, as if effectually cleansed and restored by the rain.

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  • Were the others still alive?

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  • Now that she was alive again and survived Darkyn, the hardest part was over.

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  • The ocean breeze made her dress move as if it was alive, and her pink hair swept across her features.

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  • Human-Deidre was alive and healthy.

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  • People were still alive who knew the Wright brothers.

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  • The first rhinoceros seen alive in Europe since the time when these animals, in common with nearly all the large remarkable beasts of both Africa and Asia, were exhibited in the Roman shows, was of this species.

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  • The spiritual sun is the source of love and intelligence, or life, and the natural sun the source of nature or the receptacles of life; the first is alive, the second dead.

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  • Even then the fear of a "difference" between Monmouth and James, duke of York, exercised men's minds, and every caress or promotion kept the fear alive.

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  • Why hadn't she realized what wonderful parents she had while they were still alive?

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  • What's important is that you're alive.

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  • It's not finished if you, you're wife and California friends are still alive.

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  • She continued to walk, needing to feel the cold to remind her she was still alive.

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  • After they dragged Jen off to confession, the Calvias would stick around and rent the church for the wedding—if Randy was still alive.

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  • Too happy knowing he was alive, Deidre hugged him harder.

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  • She felt weak, but she was alive.

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  • Even after Dean's rhythmic breathing told her he was sleeping she remained awake, her mind alive with thoughts of their discussion and all that had transpired.

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  • His walk turned to a trot and then a run.  Rhyn ran after him, feeling alive as they raced through the enchanted forest towards a fate he wasn't entirely certain how to handle yet.

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  • Fred prattled excitedly about the Parkside newspaper and baseball cap and how the two finds represented proof Jeffrey Byrne was alive.

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  • As much despair as she felt for each of the forty-three deaths, there would be nothing but doom, disease, and death for her people if she did not stay alive.

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  • She was reported as saying that when the king gave opportunity by leaving England, she would put Mary to death even if she were burnt or flayed alive for it.

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  • Drawing, at last, two pistols from under his coat, he declared that he would not fall alive into the hands of the police who were watching his movements.

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  • Of late years musk-oxen have been exhibited alive in Europe; and two examples, one of which lived from 1899 till 1903, have been brought to England.

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  • So long as Stambolov, the energetic Bulgarian statesman, was alive he succeeded in keeping the Bulgarian element quiet, and the peace of the country was less liable to disturbance.

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  • On the other hand, the absence of leaven may recall primitive practice before its introduction as a domestic luxury; sacral rites generally keep alive primitive custom.

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  • To him space became a mode of divine activity, alive with the presence and illuminated by the vision of God; time was an arena where the divine hand guided and the divine will reigned.

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  • We know now that in so far as life and living matter can be investigated by science, animals and plants cannot be described as being alive in different degrees.

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  • As Herberstein had travelled in Poland, it is probable that he had seen both species alive, and the drawings were most likely executed under his own direction.

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  • Moreover, the Septembriseurs- Robespierre, Danton, Marat and their lesser satellites - realized that not only their influence but their safety depended on keeping the Revolution alive.

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  • Had not Lady Jane still been alive to take off the edge of Mary's indignation and suspicion Elizabeth might have paid forfeit for Wyat's rebellion with her life instead of imprisonment.

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  • On the other hand, daring and skilful leaders such as Francis Marion and Thomas Sumter kept the spirit of resistance alive by their sudden attacks and surprises of British outposts.

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  • The gens in turn was regarded as an expansion of the family, as was the state of the gens; and members of these larger units by worship of common ancestors - usually mythical - kept alive the feeling that they were a single organic whole animated by a common soul and joined in consanguinity.

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  • Keenly alive to the importance of the technical applications of chemistry, he devoted special attention as a teacher to the training of industrial chemists.

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  • When captured by them shortly after being hatched, and reared by the hand, it soon becomes tame and familiar; all the specimens which have reached Europe alive have been thus domesticated by the natives.

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  • No distinction is now made as to whether the foetus is or is not alive, legislation appearing to make the offence statutory with the object of prohibiting any risk to the life of the mother.

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  • If a child is born alive, but in consequence of its premature birth, or of the means employed, afterwards dies, the offence is murder; the general law as to accessories applies to the offence.

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  • Shaftesbury had assiduously kept alive the anti-popery agitation, and Monmouth, as the champion of Protestantism, was received with every sign of popular delight.

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  • The turtle is also found, the carapace being exported as tortoiseshell, the animal being gently roasted or boiled alive over a slow fire to facilitate the separation of the shell from the flesh.

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  • Maybe it was her way of keeping Josh alive.

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  • Were they still alive?

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  • Debbie Woolrich, age nine, remains in the wind but there's little hope she's alive.

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  • Thanks. It's nice to be alive.

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  • I was too busy trying to stay alive.

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  • I suddenly realized where the illusive motor home was parked and I knew Baby Claire Elizabeth LeBlanc was unidentified but alive!

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  • It's out of character if this mother is still alive.

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  • Molly was his prime target but for some reason, he'd kept me alive.

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  • What's more, I felt if I had said I was the tipster, there was no reason for him to keep me alive.

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  • The room was dark except for the light above Jonny's bed and the red and green lights dotting the machines keeping him alive.

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  • He's in bad shape, but he's alive.

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  • He replaced his weapons and washed his face, feeling very much like this was to be his last day alive.

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  • Watch the kid, and make sure nothing-- and I mean nothing-- leaves that place alive!

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  • Her brother was alive.

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  • Her father said the man came to kill her, yet she was still alive.

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  • His instincts told him the Magician was in danger—and needed to stay alive.

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  • I never met a vamp who tried to keep a Guardian alive.

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  • These things will eat you alive.

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  • None of the vamps she'd seen yet were alive.

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  • Fancy seeing you alive.

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  • Their energies are stronger when they're alive.

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  • Every instinct in his body ached to feel Sofia alive.

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  • Fan out and find out if any others are alive!

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  • Darian didn't resist, and Damian delighted in the idea that the sound of him breathing meant his brother was truly alive.

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  • Darian had a long way to go, but he was alive.

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  • Granted, she hadn't heard anything, but she knew Darkyn well enough to know he didn't plan on leaving anyone alive.

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  • He'd never had a partner in all his time alive.

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  • Nothing else mattered except that she was alive.

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  • He'd seen Darkyn's mate yesterday and knew she was at least alive.

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  • Of course he was going to do everything in his power to stay alive.

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  • Would she ever see him again – alive?

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  • He's alive, but he's been in a coma for a week.

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  • She found Lori in the barn, raped and beaten, but still alive.

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  • Alex might be alive in body, but he was no longer the man she had married.

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  • He was alive, but even that didn't sound promising.

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  • It's too bad the game department was unable to get out here to get the mother when she was alive.

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  • On the smallest of chances she was alive, she would've had to find a loophole to surrender her duty without losing her soul.

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  • No. Just happy to be alive.

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  • Knowing what's coming, I've never felt more alive than I do now.

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  • While beyond thrilled he was alive, she realized she still wanted to dump him.

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  • At least he was alive.

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  • The instincts she'd ignored at seeing Logan alive grew louder.

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  • Or, I'm alive and about to be dead.

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  • You said he was alive.

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  • He's the reason I'm alive.

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  • After sobbing herself to sleep, she was almost too tired to appreciate the fact he was alive.

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  • If so, why was he alive?

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  • Gabe is the reason I'm alive.

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  • Their one night together made her feel alive, and his dark gaze alone was enough to make her body hot from the inside out.

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  • He was alive after a lifetime banished to the shadows.

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  • Because they wanted to keep her alive long enough to extract it then walk away?

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  • Darkyn wanted the soul alive while Fate wanted the opposite.

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  • But I can't let him stay alive long, or you've seen what'll happen.

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  • She'd lived there for four years --almost as long as the kid had been alive.

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  • I want you alive, but I don't care how much you suffer.

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  • You know, if you hadn't joined our family, I wouldn't be here, and Father would still be alive.

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  • You're worth more to me alive.

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  • You're alive, you're fed, and you're free.

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  • He was weak but alive, his body covered with his blood and hers.

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  • I mean, you don't have what it takes to keep a mate alive, let alone safe.

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  • You dropped me into this world, and he's kept me alive.

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  • Molly dug through her purse to retrieved a familiar brownish cube, like the ones Katie'd eaten to stay alive in Hell.

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  • Relief trickled through her to see him alive.

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  • If he.d killed you, he.d be alive and Katie would be safe.

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  • She was alive, though the back of her head bled.

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  • Your parents, are they still alive?

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  • Sasha was far too chopped up to be alive.

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  • He.s alive but a frightful mess, and we haven.t been able to identify him.

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  • Alive. Did you bring Rhyn?

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  • He found himself wishing again that Andre was alive.

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  • They slashed him up good, but he.s still alive, Kris said.

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  • If Sasha was telling the truth, the chances of her being alive weren.t good.

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  • His gaze burned into her, and she held her breath, awaiting his decision of whether or not to leave her alive.

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  • The woman.s hair was red with blood, and her face clammy, but she appeared to be alive.

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  • Darkyn wants you alive, if I can.t get the vial.

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  • He didn.t take her hand, which means Darkyn probably wants her alive.

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  • Our enemy figured out you're alive and on the planet.

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  • When I was your age, I didn't think I was very smart, but I had a father who honestly thought I was the greatest, smartest, nicest kid alive.

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  • It's as if she's alive again!

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  • Is Shipton still alive?

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  • My guess is Shipton either said something to someone before he croaked or he's still alive and talking.

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  • Everyone was pretty damn busy wrapping him up to haul him out of there, just trying to keep him alive.

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  • Corday never volunteered any information and when Dean asked him outright if Shipton was still alive, the officer ignored the question and changed the subject.

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  • I don't know if your husband is still alive.

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  • The police haven't even informed his wife if her husband is dead or alive!

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  • So Shipton is alive?

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  • They didn't even tell his wife if he's alive or dead.

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  • First, she gets brooding about it, knows she's pregnant, knows Shipton is still alive and won't let her go.

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  • At least Edith Shipton was alive before she visited Bird Song.

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  • He could only be described as a living Adonis–except he wasn't exactly alive.

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  • I feel more alive here.

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  • The burning in their throats returned as well as the pounding headaches, but they remained alive.

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  • He knew there wasn't a straight man alive who wouldn't have that exact reaction to her.

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  • Yours are alive and well in…?

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  • It doesn't matter why, you are alive.

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  • In both cases, he found himself looking forward to hearing her voice—and making sure she was still alive.

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  • She also felt grateful he was still alive.

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  • He was still alive.

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  • He couldn't imagine all would still be missing, unless she was alive somewhere.

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  • She had to be alive.

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  • You think she's alive, like I do.

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  • None of them had spoken again about what to do if Lana wasn't alive.

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  • His heart quickened at the first sign of proof that Lana might be alive.

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  • I'd rather see you alive and here than blown to pieces trying to get across the river.

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  • If you're alive, I'm coming for you.

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  • She ached to respond but had to be satisfied with the knowledge he was alive.

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  • No one was alive when we arrived.

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  • At least we know she's alive.

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  • She leaned back to see Brady's body, praying for a sign he was still alive.

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  • She couldn't see what he was doing, but she saw with relief he was alive.

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  • I wasn't considering it.  I'll keep her alive until Rhyn passes his test.

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  • Katie chuckled, and he was almost relieved at the sight of her smile.  Her features had grown paler and gaunter under his watch.  He feared the underworld would sink her spirit, too.  One of them had to have some sort of hope they'd make it out alive.

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  • The only other thing that made him feel alive was killing and destroying – the demon side of him that always won out.

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  • But if you trick me, if the fourth day comes and Katie isn't alive, I'll wipe out everything and hunt you down.

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  • How do you know Katie will be alive in four days?

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  • She's alive now.  I told Kris and Hannah the same thing.  No one listens to me.

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  • I think Katie is alive.

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  • Rhyn moved to the door leading to the block, unable to help the small tremble of his hand.  Not only had he spent too long in this very place, he'd seen Katie hurt here and barely escaped alive with her.

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  • Toby didn't answer, unwilling to admit just how much Ully's words stung.  He led them deeper into the jungle.  The branches hurried to create a path for him, and he smiled at them.  According to his angel memories, the trees were more than trees in Death's underworld.  They were alive.

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  • Hannah's alive.  I've seen her.

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  • He tugged her towards the portal.  "Everyone has to deal with Death on their own.  Please, pleeeeeeease come with me, Mama!  We have to take you to the Sanctuary.  You're still not alive or dead yet.  We have to make you alive."

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  • And she'll never let us leave her alive.

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  • If they didn't leave tonight, they may never escape with Katie alive.

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  • The Immortal was alive, but barely.

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  • He hefted Kiki once again.  Hannah sniffled and crawled to her feet.  Rhyn hurried towards the Sanctuary, concerned for Kiki but even more anxious about making sure Katie was alive and well.

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  • I'm sorry, I keep talking as if Jeff is still alive.

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  • If the court thinks there's any possibility Jeff's alive, I'd have to wait years and years.

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  • Dean hadn't thought much about Cynthia Byrne's reaction to the ever growing possibility that her husband might be alive.

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  • There's still not a shred of proof tying Byrne to Scranton, the money, or being alive.

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  • Who'd want to convince us he's alive if he ain't?

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  • Certainly his ties to Ethel helped, but Ethel herself knew little and Dean had never told her he was chasing down the possibility that Byrne was alive.

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  • She paused before asking, "He isn't alive or something, is he?"

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  • Your husband is alive and has a lot of money.

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  • I don't know what Arthur Atherton is up to but he has no more evidence your husband is alive than the man in the moon.

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  • Then she said, "If you believe there's a chance Jeff's alive you'd have to consider I might be a part of it."

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  • She asked point-blank if I thought her husband was alive and I wouldn't answer.

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  • Dean considered telling Winston he'd seen Cynthia that after­noon in Colorado but it was apparent either she remained unaware that her husband was alive or that Winston was unaware of her involvement.

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  • You'd only be guessing he's alive and a lawyer would beat you to death.

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  • Jeffrey's alive and he's here, isn't he?

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  • There was no reason for her to be in Colorado except thinking her hubby was still alive and here.

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  • That was just one more way you tried to make us believe Byrne was still alive.

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  • If Jeff had confided in me that he'd found the money, I'd have walked him straight to the police and he might be alive today!

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  • After I met you, I'm not sure what I'd have done if my husband walked in the door alive.

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  • It wasn't until after Alex arrived that she began to feel alive.

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  • If her father had been alive, he would have heartily agreed with her marriage to Alex.

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  • I feel so alive now.

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  • Sometimes he had to pinch himself to make sure he was still alive and this wasn't heaven.

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  • Would she see him again after Thursday - alive?

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  • You don't eat enough to keep a bird alive.

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  • If only Mom and Dad were alive.

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  • As long as I'm alive, I won't be defeated.

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  • I need Darian alive, in case the plan to rule the mortal world doesn't quite work out for me.

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  • You'll be glad you're alive.

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  • You want me alive.

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  • As long as he was alive, she could Travel with him.

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  • But he was alive and in one piece after his run-in with the Other.

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  • Oh, and try to stay alive, she summarized.

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  • Unlike the mortal world, everything in the immortal world was alive, even the stones making up the buildings.

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  • Jenn's magic and senses came alive like they did in the immortal world.

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  • You just have to keep me alive, Bianca.

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  • His mate was alive, but if the Others had it their way, she wouldn't be for long.

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  • She says they're alive but she can't find them.

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  • Peace, friend, I came to see if you're alive.

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  • No man could cross the meadow and stay alive.

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  • She was alive but unconscious.

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  • There was nothing like battle to make a man feel alive!

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  • You're alive, and I'll help you stay that way.

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  • She wasn't likely to stay alive long enough to see with her own eyes.

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  • According to the Book of the Damned, the demon would never release her while alive.

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  • She was soaking wet and shivering, yet somehow alive.

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  • At first she was confident someone would find her soon, but after what felt like an hour, she wondered if they would find her alive.

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  • You're alive and going to fully recover.

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  • It's eating him alive.

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  • You're still the sexiest man alive to me.

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  • His eyes came alive with humor again.

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  • His whole body felt alive for the first time.

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  • You alone want him alive.

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  • It was all that might keep him alive.

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  • The girl at Jonny's feet was still alive.

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  • Is she alive enough to Travel?

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  • Someone else tripped the wards marking his territory of Southern California, someone he didn't expect to be alive.

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  • If you do … no guarantees you make it out of this one alive.

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  • He hadn't felt this alive since long before the Schism, when a certain Original Human bound his magic.

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  • The man was alive, that much she was able to see.

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  • Jule told me about how you've been alive for a zillion years.

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  • She didn't want to imagine a ten year old living in the slums, knowing his mother was reduced to prostitution to keep them alive.

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  • We didn't know the Originals like him were still alive until a few months ago.

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  • Jessi carefully placed Ashley's project in a corner of the box, praying her cousin was alive to finish it one day.

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  • He recoiled, as if it was alive.

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  • The creature on the ground was breathing hard but alive and awake.

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  • In another version, the Muses were judges and awarded the victory to Apollo, who tied Marsyas to a tree and flayed him alive.

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  • He was alive in 16 B.C., as some allusions in the last book testify.

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  • The date of his death is uncertain, but he was certainly alive about 1125.

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  • Such a bowl is alive until the end is finished wherever it may lie, within the limits of the space.

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  • Even if it run into the ditch or be driven in by another bowl, it will yet count as alive.

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  • According to Scottish rules, unless it has been forced clean out of bounds, such a jack is still alive.

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  • In one country he meets with women who, after the burial in the winter, become alive again in the spring full of youth and beauty.

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  • Martin described the visceral and osteological anatomy of one which had been received alive the preceding year.

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  • And the body, indeed, is subject to the powerful influence of death; but a shadow of vitality is still left alive, and this alone is of divine origin; while our limbs are in activity it sleeps; but, when we sleep, it discloses to the mind in many dreams the future judgment with regard to happiness and misery."

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  • Alive to the importance of the trade, the South Australian government despatched Hiibbe from Oodnadatta to Coolgardie.

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  • By its enactments, men holding heretical opinions were condemned to the stake, women to be buried alive.

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  • Bound hand and foot he was thrown alive into a mould in which a block of concrete was about to be made.

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  • The prophecy was fulfilled, and Lawrence was sentenced to be burnt alive on a gridiron.

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  • The year of his death is unknown, but he is referred to as no longer alive in Jerome's Contra Vigilantium (406).

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  • Wood thus altered is known as heart-wood, or duramen, as distinguished from the young sap-wood, or alburnum, which, forming a cylinder next the cambium, remains alive and carries on the active functions of the xylem, particularly the conduction of water.

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  • Growth is always going on in plants while they are alive.

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  • In the latest empire Ausonius, Symmachus, Apollinaris, Sidonius and other Gaulish writers, chiefly of Gallia Comata, kept alive the classical literary tradition, not only for Gaul but for the world.

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  • At least Giraldus Cambrensis, the Norman Welshman or Welsh Norman, was certainly more alive to the distinction between Normans and English than any other of his contemporaries.

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  • There was also a tradition that he had been buried alive.

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  • Such are the Philippovsti, founded by one Philip (who burned himself alive for Christ's sake in 1 743), who have exalted self-immolation into a principle; the Stranniki (pilgrims) and Byeguni (runners), who interpret Matt.

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  • Under the influence of the great nobles who had unsuccessfully opposed the election of Godunov, the general discontent took the form of hostility to him as a usurper, and rumours were heard that the late tsar's younger brother Dimitri (Demetrius), supposed The to be dead, was still alive and in hiding.

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  • As a punishment she was sentenced to be buried alive in a vault, where she hanged herself, and Haemon killed himself in despair.

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  • This led to the discovery that Antigone was still alive.

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  • In May of the same year Sir Henry Docwra, at the head of a considerable army, took up a position at Derry, while Mountjoy marched from Westmeath to Newry to support him, compelling O'Neill to retire to Armagh, a large reward having been offered for his capture alive or dead.

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  • But Herod was not dead yet, and the instigators and the agents of this sacrilege were burned alive.

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  • A squadron of cavalry despatched by Fadus took them alive, cut off the head of Theudas and brought it to Jerusalem.

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  • Of the fifteen persons left by Grenville not one was found alive.

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  • Surprised together, Lancelot escapes, and the queen is condemned to be burnt alive.

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  • As chief pontiff he inquired rigorously into the character of the vestal virgins, three of whom were buried alive; he enforced the laws against adultery, mutilation, and the grosser forms of immorality, and forbade the public acting of mimes.

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  • The cattle and sheep entered for this competition are shown alive on the first day, at the close of which they are slaughtered and the carcases hung up for exhibition, with details of live and dead weights.

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  • He died on the 15th of May 913, one tradition saying he was struck by lightning, and another that he was thrown alive by the devil into the crater of Mount Etna.

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  • Aphides are born, as a rule, alive, and the young soon commence to reproduce again.

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  • On the 29th of June the near approach of the Prussians (who had orders to seize him, dead or alive), caused him to retire westwards towards Rochefort, whence he hoped to reach the United States.

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  • The plates, which show no improvement in execution on those of Martinet, are after drawings by Huet and Pretre, the former being perhaps the less bad draughtsman of the two, for he seems to have had an idea of what a bird when alive looks like, though he was not able to give his figures any vitality, while the latter simply delineated the stiff and dishevelled specimens from museum shelves.

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  • They reaped no fruits from the victory, and Cyprus was taken from her after the heroic defence of Famagusta by Bragadino, who was flayed alive, and his skin, stuffed with straw, borne in triumph to Constantinople.

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  • By way of reprisals for the Hussite outrages in Prague, the miners of Kuttenberg seized on any Hussites they could find, and burned, beheaded or threw them alive into the shafts of disused mines.

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  • Species of other families (Lycosidae, Clubionidae) may live for a few seasons, hibernating in the soil or amongst dead leaves; and examples of the larger spiders (Aviculariidae) have been kept alive in captivity for several years.

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  • Spiders of various families will, when alarmed, lie absolutely still with legs tucked up and allow themselves to be pushed and rolled, and handled in various ways without betraying that they are alive by the slightest movement.

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  • Alive to the claims of criticism, he no less strongly asserted the rights of Christian feeling.

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  • The office of king's or queen's proctor has been kept alive but amalgamated with that of the solicitor for the treasury.

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  • The removal to London was proof that the leaders were alive to the necessity of grappling with the rapid growth of towns and cities, and that the Connexion, at first mainly a rural movement, had also urban work to accomplish.

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  • The Hessians were converted to Christianity mainly through the efforts of St Boniface; their land was included in the archbishopric of Mainz; and religion and culture were kept alive among them largely owing to the foundation of the Benedictine abbeys of Fulda and Hersfeld.

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  • Rohde (Rheinisches Museum, i., 1895) regards them as spirits of the storm, which at the bidding of the gods carry off human beings alive to the under-world or some spot beyond human ken.

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  • But the Peckhams' careful observations and experiments show that, with the American wasps, the victims stored in the nests are quite as often dead as alive; that those which are only paralysed live for a varying number of days, some more, some less; that wasp larvae thrive just as well on dead victims, sometimes dried up, sometimes undergoing decomposition, as on living and paralysed prey; that the nerve-centres are not stung with the supposed uniformity; and that in some cases paralysis, in others death, follows when the victims are stung in parts far removed from any nerve-centre.

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  • From Emerson he gained more than from any man, alive or dead; and, though the older philosopher both enjoyed and learned from the association with the younger, it cannot be said that the gain was equal.

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  • Frederick himself was quite alive to his danger.

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  • These often have the form of prisms of calcite surrounded by a cuti cular meshwork; the whole is nourished and kept alive by processes, which in Crania are branched; these perforate the shell and permit the access of the coelomic fluid throughout its substance.

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  • In 18 3 0 there were twelve Meistersinger alive in Ulm, but in 1839 the four survivors formally made over their insignia and gild property to a modern singing society and closed the record of the Meistergesang in Germany.

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  • After reigning six years the latter is said to have been burnt alive by Sabacon, the founder of the Ethiopian XXVth Dynasty.

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  • This belief was supported by the Delphic oracle, which was largely instrumental in promoting hero-worship and keeping alive its due observance.

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  • Alive to the danger, the pope knew that his foe must be crushed, and the religious carnival of 1496 afforded a good pretext for stronger proceedings against him.

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  • She seemed to consider Swedish affairs as far too petty to occupy her full attention; while her unworthy treatment of the great chancellor was mainly due to her jealousy of his extraordinary reputation and to the uneasy conviction that, so long as he was alive, his influence must at least be equal to her own.

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  • With respect to his attacks on the critical philosophy in the Metakritik (1799), it is easy to understand how his concrete mind, ever alive to the unity of things, instinctively rebelled against that analytic separation of the mental processes which Kant attempted.

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  • Katsukawa Shunsho (d- 1792) must next be mentioned, not only for the beauty of his own work, but because he was the first master of Hokusai; then Yeishi (worked c. 178 11800), the founder of the Hosoda school; Utamaro (1754-1806), whose prints of beautiful women were collected by Dutchmen while he was still alive, and have had in our own day a vogue greater, perhaps, than those of any other of his fellows; and Toyokuni I.

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  • But he has ever in form so far surpassed his originals that he alone has gained for the pure didactic poem a place among the highest forms of serious poetry, while he has so transmuted his material that, without violation of truth, he has made the whole poem alive with poetic feeling.

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  • But it is still capable of producing men of original force; it still maintains the traditions of a happier time; it is still alive to the value of literary culture, and endeavours by minute attention to style to produce new effects.

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  • In their train came the great field preachers of Wales, like John Elias and Christmas Evans, and later the Primitive Methodists, who by their camp meetings and itinerancies kept religious enthusiasm alive when Wesleyan Methodism was in peril of hardening.

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  • In 1486, the year following the accession of Henry VII., rumours were disseminated by the adherents of the Yorkist dynasty that the two sons of Edward IV., who had been murdered in the Tower of London, were still alive.

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  • To keep alive, in a fair standard of comfort, the population of 206,690, food supplies have to be imported for nine and a half months in the year.

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  • Expenditure on costly buildings was almost ceaseless, and kept the people alive.

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  • The prey is sometimes stung in the neighbourhood of the nerve ganglia, so that it is paralysed but not killed, the grub of the fossorial wasp devouring its victim alive; but this instinct varies in perfection, and in many cases the larva flourishes equally whether its prey be killed or not.

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  • Meanwhile the civil tribunal at Vienne had ordered (17th June) that he be fined and burned alive; the sentence of the ecclesiastical tribunal at Vienne was delayed till 23rd December.

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  • The marriage to Franklin is presumed to have been a common law marriage, for there was no proof that Miss Read's former husband was dead, nor that, as was suspected, a former wife, alive when Rogers married Miss Read, was still alive, and that therefore his marriage to Deborah was void.

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  • If any attempt were made from outside to release him, the prisoner was to be put to death; in no circumstances was he to be delivered alive into any one's hands, even if his deliverers produced the empress's own signmanual authorizing his release.

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  • In the Habsburg hereditary dominions the traditional policy and Catholic fervour of the ruling house resulted, after a long struggle, in the restoration of the supremacy of Rome; while in Hungary the national spirit of independence kept Calvinism alive to divide the religious allegiance of the people.

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  • In his more important works almost every sentence is alive with that autochthonic quality which makes it unmistakably his.

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  • The later years of Francis's reign were noteworthy for the horrible massacre of the Waldenses and the martyrdom of fourteen from the group of Meaux, who were burnt alive in 1546.

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  • Then Kasyapa had his father built up alive into a wall.

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  • He held the office of secretary (magister memoriae) at Constantinople, accompanied Julian on his expedition against the Persians (363), and was alive during the reign of Valens (364-378), to whom he dedicates his history.

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  • After working as a civil engineer on the Dean Forest railway he went (1861) to Italy, where he resided for the next thirty-three years, taking a considerable part in the railway construction of the peninsula, and at the same time keeping alive the Hungarian independence question by a whole series of pamphlets and newspaper articles.

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  • And his characters are alive.

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  • Through his ready sympathy with all forms of life and character,, his attention was always alive.

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  • He was keenly alive to its pernicious influence on the cherished interest of his life, the cause of learning.

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  • No reverses to the British arms occurred to keep alive the memory of his lost opportunity, and in 1763 his name was restored to the list of the Privy Council.

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  • It was kept alive by the most various circumstances; in the first instance by the attitude of the European states.

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  • In a later stage the taint is regarded as alive, as a demon or evil spirit alighting on and passing into the things and persons exposed to contamination.

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  • The frequent synods represented the whole of Poland, and kept alive, as nothing else could, the idea of national solidarity.

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  • The headquarters of parrots are in the Australian Region and the Malay countries; they are abundant in South America; in Africa and India the number of forms is relatively small; in Europe and North Asia there are none now alive, in North America only one.

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  • They possessed a fine gorilla, keeping it alive for a longer period than has been done in any other zoological collection.

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  • In 1671 he was captured at Kagalnik, his last fortress, and carried to Moscow, where, on the 6th of June, after bravely enduring unspeakable torments, he was quartered alive.

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  • As long as her husband was alive the queen never ceased to encourage him to resistance.

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  • To the urgency of this peril the reformers were fully alive; and they sought its remedy in education.

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  • The importance of this is evident when we consider that late in the 19th century Japanese junks still drifted over by the ocean current to California at the rate of about one a year, often with some of the crew still alive.

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  • The criminal laws were of extreme severity, even petty theft being punished by the thief being enslaved to the person he had robbed, while to steal a tobacco pouch or twenty ears of corn was death; he who pilfered in the market was then and there beaten to death, and he who insulted Xipe, the god of the goldand silversmiths, by stealing his precious metal, was skinned alive and sacrificed to the offended deity.

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  • His devotion to Protestantism made him feverishly alive to the perils which threatened the Reformation; and he took an alarmist view of every situation.

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  • Ever dreading a blow, he was always eager to strike the first; and alive to the perils of peace, he was blind to the dangers of war.

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  • Aristotle then even in the second period of his life, while Plato, was still alive, began to differ from him in metaphysics.

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  • Oxford in particular, since the beginning of the 19th century, has kept alive the study of Aristotle.

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  • The Norman and Angevin kings were fully alive to the advantages which accrued to the people through borrowing at usury from the Jews, but they were also alive to the advantages which they themselves were able to reap by extorting from the Jews the wealth which the latter had acquired from the people.

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  • He was entrusted with ruling powers in 1894, and in all respects continued the reforming policy of the council, while paying personal attention to every department, being a keen soldier, an energetic administrator, and fully alive to the responsibilities attaching to his position.

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  • The first part, Bio-bibliograpliie (1877-1886; 2nd ed., 1905), contains the names of all the historical personages alive between the years 1 and 1500 who are mentioned in printed books, together with the precise indication of all the places where they are mentioned.

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  • Shall we resign our traditional belief that the greater part of the world is mere body, but that its general adaptability to conscious organisms proves its creation and government by God, and take to the new hypothesis, which, by a transfer of design from God to Nature, supposes that everything physical is alive, and conducts its life by psychical impulses of its own?

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  • In 1851 the first kiwi known to have reached England alive was presented to the Zoological Society by Eyre, then lieutenant-governor of New Zealand.

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