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  • Henry became king of England.
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  • The grief was so strong that it became a nauseating pain.
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  • Mary's tone became dry again.
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  • He'd spent so long hoping Darian became what he once was.
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  • At some point, that stopped bugging her and became an attraction.
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  • The music became more and more audible.
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  • His expression became sour.
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  • He became very disagreeable.
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  • Louis the Fourteenth became king of France when he was only five years old.
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  • Soon he became the real king and ruler of all Scotland,
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  • The smile faded and his expression became ardent.
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  • She was intruding, but it soon became obvious that Sarah wasn't going to sit down until everyone else was seated.
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  • The voice on the telephone became urgent.
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  • Quinn reacted as we'd grown to expect but Howie's visions became our afternoon project.
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  • She laughed, and then became thoughtful.
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  • I became more frustrated with each passing minute.
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  • Nothing! and he became more animated.
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  • In answer to her response, his kiss lost its hesitancy and became ardent.
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  • For the first three weeks she became tense as it approached 8:00 pm each Friday.
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  • Betsy was enthralled with the area and became an immediate student of the history.
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  • I enjoyed it last September until I became bored; I even had a little friend, as I recall.
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  • Soon it became apparent Howie would remain in Santa Barbara at least a week, perhaps more.
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  • When Robert Fulton became a man, he did not forget his experiment with the old fishing boat.
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  • A war which became general, as any limited action might, would only result in the virtual destruction of mankind.
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  • When a female voice answered, he pressed the speaker button and the phone call became theirs.
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  • We'd built up a library of recorded sessions but became concerned about properly securing them.
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  • I begged her to tell me, but she just bawled and said it was good that I became a priest so I could ask for forgiveness.
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  • Cynthia said, "Fitzgerald didn't even know he was going to run for sheriff until he became irritated at David."
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  • His tone became light.
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  • The sides of the tunnel showed before them like the inside of a long spy-glass, and the floor became more level.
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  • Via books, ideas became mobile—or as we would say today, went viral—spreading to other villages and other countries and to multiple places around the world simultaneously.
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  • As she rounded the curve in the staircase, the room became silent.
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  • The flush became hotter.
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  • His voice became sour.
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  • His smile became saturnine.
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  • God, if this ability became widespread, it would be an assault of secrecy itself!
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  • Both he and Daniel Brennan became sounding boards without being intrusive.
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  • As our activities grew, the task became more daunting.
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  • She suddenly became serious.
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  • Howie almost became a priest.
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  • Was that how he became the Dark One?
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  • The silence became ear-splitting.
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  • Toward dawn, her conversation became fixed on the skeleton-man she'd discovered in the depths of the mine as if he too was a forever forgotten soul, equally immersed in lonely darkness.
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  • They became great friends over the years.
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  • When his fingers laced through hers and his palms pressed her hands against the wall next to her face, his kisses became ardent.
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  • In 1892 he became a member of the British House of Commons as an Irish Nationalist, being elected for South Longford.
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  • After the capture of Jerusalem he served for a time with Bohemund at Antioch; but when Baldwin of Edessa became king of Jerusalem, he summoned Baldwin de Burg, and left him as count in Edessa.
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  • When Dean first introduced himself, the young lady continued with her engaging smile until it became obvious she had no idea what he was saying—even after he sputtered the half-dozen words of Spanish he knew.
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  • But no such calls came, and breathing became easier as the day moved along.
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  • He was silent a moment, and his gaze became guarded.
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  • Tancred became guardian of Edessa during Baldwin's captivity, and did not trouble himself greatly to procure his release.
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  • In 1855 Hutton and Bagehot became joint-editors of the National Review, a new monthly, and conducted it for ten years.
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  • Hutton took charge of the literary side of the paper, and by degrees his own articles became and remained up to the last one of the best-known features of serious and thoughtful English journalism.
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  • Here Consalvi soon became one of the cardinal's favourite proteges.
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  • He was big and strong and soon became a fine sailor.
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  • When the Civil War broke out, he fought on the side of the South and became a brigadier-general.
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  • She glanced up as she spoke, and his expression became wary.
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  • Like I said, Russie's mother was always strange, but after Dad died, she really became eccentric.
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  • When she still hesitated his expression became exasperated.
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  • Arguments concerning contact with tip lines became heated as well.
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  • Cynthia didn't answer and the silence became nerve racking.
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  • The chitchat roamed from details of Friday's luncheon to views on crime and punishment, which, as the booze went down, became more and more general.
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  • A hundred yards ahead of them the infrequently used Jeep road became impassable in a washed-out jumble of stone.
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  • Lydia lived in a newly constructed condo on Oak Street as it drifted out of the main body of town and became the back road to neighboring Ridgway, ten miles away.
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  • Fred attempted to pick the lock, as no keys were provided, but the audience became restless and impatient.
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  • That Paul purchased the property before he became involved with me.
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  • Then she became indignant.
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  • By the time we became an item, my mother was dead and there was no reason in his mind to resurrect old ghosts.
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  • He accepted her offer and thus became Under Sheriff of Ouray County, Colorado.
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  • You and I were at the top when we became dead-dead.
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  • She struggled to recall what her real mother looked like or the day she became Death or even the day she met Gabriel.
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  • She never stopped to consider what it would be like if he became the person she had been.
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  • The more he tried to accept the idea, the harder it became to swallow.
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  • When I was reincarnated, the human I created became the only deity's mate without a deity.
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  • Before she became a human, she never understood him or what he felt and thought.
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  • He stood gazing down at her until his expression became sultry.
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  • Her expression immediately became concerned.
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  • Lori's expression became wary.
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  • He frowned and opened his mouth in an attempt to speak, but when nothing came out, his expression became skeptical.
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  • But the bear hadn't killed the bull until it became entangled in the brush.
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  • His expression became guarded.
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  • It was the last place he wanted to visit, so it became the first place he went.
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  • The strange energy hummed through her again, and she became aware of new sensations she'd never noticed with anyone else.
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  • The man she'd seen in daylight and the one who'd kissed her so passionately in moonlight became two separate people.
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  • He'd never thought he'd hear himself admit it to any woman who became his mate, especially not to her.
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  • We created a file on you, so we could monitor and determine whose mate you became, if you did at all.
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  • The more she learned of this place, the angrier she became.
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  • Every day she spent in this world, she became more confused.
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  • He picked up what looked like a medical file and became as still as the death dealer, as if forgetting her presence completely.
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  • The music blared louder, the smoke became thicker, and the scent of food intermingled with body odor.
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  • The Ancient Andre, who became dead-dead recently, left us his fortune, as have many others before him.
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  • It became less of a request and more of a demand, with his tongue flickering to taste her.
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  • I was, until he became enamored with you.
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  • The answer became clear.
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  • "Enough. Every meeting we.ve had has been a failure and we.ve not had one since Andre became dead-dead," Kris demanded.
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  • How did he undo what he.d done when he wasn.t sure how she became his mate in the first place?
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  • There are monsters and big men with funny … At that point her talking became too quick for the translator hooked on Evelyn's ear to keep up.
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  • When I explained, she became unwell.
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  • Her body strained under muscle fatigue as the form became increasingly complex and slower.
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  • They were forced to slow their pace when the trail became covered with slippery shale and the path grew steeper.
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  • As she spoke, the words became easier.
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  • She smiled and then became serious again.
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  • As the couple climbed to higher elevations, more caution was necessary as icy patches became more frequent.
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  • Monty, as he became known during his brief public life, succumbed to his injuries.
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  • When the stream became visible, the flow was light, a far cry from the raging torrent Dean remembered from late spring when the melting snow increased the flow of the Uncompahgre a hundred fold.
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  • Martha became settled into Bird Song's routine with amazing rapidity.
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  • When the Deans tried to buy her even a minimal number of new items, she became embarrassed and pensive, no doubt a result of Janet's don't-rock-the-boat philosophy.
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  • The reason for the chill became evident as he took in his surroundings.
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  • The gravity of the situation encompassed Jackson, his breath became shallow.
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  • They had stayed close by their homes, watching unseen, for a few years, until it became too painful.
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  • She had trusted him so completely, this deception suddenly became unbearable.
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  • He had tried to teach her to play the piano many times through the years, but she always became bored within a week or so of practice and gave up.
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  • Anyway, none of the guys are interested - and if they were, Josh would see to it that they became uninterested.
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  • He rubbed Tessa behind the ears and his expression became distant.
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  • One thing became obvious.
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  • It was obvious he was used to running things, but his help often became an attempt to take over the barn.
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  • As she vaulted over the fence, the cause of Brutus's excitement became obvious.
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  • He traced her jaw with a finger and his gaze became tender.
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  • He rubbed the back of his neck and his gaze became somber.
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  • With every day she knew him, he became more of a man.
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  • He had no idea who they were, except that sightings of them became regular soon after the nuke attacks on the East Coast.
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  • She tasted like honey, and her hot mouth soon became more demanding.
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  • Wiping away angry tears, Lana trotted to the entrance to her community then slowed to a walk when she became breathless too fast.
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  • Before I became somewhat-dead, I heard a woman tell me to trust you.
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  • "So you started working for her, and then you guys became … romantic," Katie said.
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  • Once past the scrub brush and small trees, the near-total darkness surprised him, causing him to pause until his eyes became accustomed to this darkened world.
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  • The reason soon became apparent.
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  • As they neared the airport, she became pensive.
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  • Dean became concerned when 20 minutes passed.
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  • With each passing day the possibility that Jeffrey Byrne's corpse might not be found became more real­istic.
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  • No one spoke until the silence became awkward.
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  • Later, when the game had run to silence, she became serious once more.
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  • Halfway through his beer the sports argument became spirit­ed enough that Dean took the opportunity to rise and cross to the payphone behind him.
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  • It became obvious early on that Dean wouldn't reach his des­tination by 7:00 and in fact the sun was beginning to set when he finally pulled into the crowded parking lot of The Sea Mist restau­rant.
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  • With a full water bottle and a full stomach and legs warmed to the rhythm of the ride, he became molded into a near trance as he churned up the Colorado miles.
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  • A large group overtook them outside of Durango and they became separated in the pack as she became caught up in a blur of color and then was gone.
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  • The roadside drop offs became more and more precipitous, opening on breath-stopping views of chasms so deep they made him dizzy just to look down to the bot­tom.
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  • Although there was a scattering of other bikers, he was sure the bright yellow windbreaker would be easy to spot, unless the biker became lost in a large pack.
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  • The voice became surly.
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  • I think that was the only reason she and Josh became an item.
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  • What Alex did before we became engaged is none of my business.
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  • His gaze became accusing.
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  • In that moment he became more than a mature male – more than Alex.
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  • When her face became a raging inferno, he smiled.
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  • His gaze remained on her face and when she didn't respond – slowly became concerned.
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  • Josh couldn't claim he didn't know before he married her – or became involved with her, for that matter.
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  • Feeding on emotion, his tone became harsh.
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  • As the night progressed, her fear became anger.
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  • Finally exhaustion became sleep.
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  • His hand stopped and his gaze became intent.
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  • The nurse became pensive.
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  • Lori became pregnant when Alex still believed he couldn't father a child.
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  • As she had said, Destiny would have the love she deserved, and Lori would have the time to recover from grief before her decision became irreversible.
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  • Until that time came when their sparring became a final battle, she'd learn as much as she could from the ancient warrior.
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  • But I also know he made a mistake long before he became the Black God.
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  • The hum in the air became a whine almost too loud to bear.
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  • She did not remember when the lines at his eyes and forehead became deep creases or when his red-blond hair went grey.
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  • Maybe it was better she died today, before she became like him!
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  • Unfortunately, the more independent she became, the less she listened to his advice.
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  • His gaze became distant in thought for a few moments.
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  • Eventually she would have to hire someone to help with the tours – assuming they became more frequent.
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  • His gaze became wary.
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  • His expression became distant.
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  • His tone became controlled.
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  • He flinched at her words and his tone became harsh.
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  • His expression became distant for a moment and finally he nodded, his attention returning to her.
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  • He hesitantly pulled her toward him and the voice became silent as she moved to meet him.
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  • The more he stepped out of the norm to please her, the more uneasy she became.
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  • His expression became stern.
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  • His expression became wistful.
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  • He bit the words off and his voice became controlled, his eyes like cubes of ice.
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  • At one point the road became one lane and curved around the face of a cliff.
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  • Gradually the water became clear and she twisted the knob until the water flow stopped.
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  • Slowly the strength ebbed from her body and reading became a chore.
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  • The rain stopped as quickly as it had begun, and the room became so quiet that it hurt her ears.
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  • Her foot became tangled in the bedroll and she sprawled on the floor.
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  • His regard became suspicious.
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  • Born to a wealthy merchant family, she'd been disowned when it became known what kind of deformed child she bore.
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  • Guilt and need warred as her senses became saturated with his oak-amber scent, the warmth of his body at her back.
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  • She didn't know how much time she had before Xander's interest became too hard to shake.
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  • Jenn fingered the necklace around her neck, the one Darian gave her months before, when they became an official couple.
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  • The necklace became a curse, one that siphoned off much of my power but also allowed me to live.
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  • What happened soon became apparent; there was a neat hole in the top story of the building where Xander's condo used to be.
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  • The two books mentioned remained unnoticed by the reading public, and Lotze first became known to a larger circle through a series of works which aimed at establishing in the study of the physical and mental phenomena of the human organism in its normal and diseased states the same general principles which had been adopted in the investigation of inorganic phenomena.
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  • By understanding and combining what was great and valuable in those divided and scattered endeavours, he became the true successor of Leibnitz.
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  • When, however, the Civil War began, he volunteered into the navy, was rated acting master's mate, and became a midshipman in October 1861, and a lieutenant in July 1862, serving in the North Atlantic blockading squadron.
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  • On the accession of the latter to the throne, Andrew Stone was appointed treasurer to Queen Charlotte, and attaching himself to Lord Bute he became an influential member of the party known as "the king's friends," whose meetings were frequently held at his house.
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  • In 1733 George Stone was made dean of Ferns, and in the following year he exchanged this deanery for that of Derry; in 1740 he became bishop of Ferns, in 1743 bishop of Kildare, in 1745 bishop of Derry, and in 1747 archbishop of Armagh.
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  • His lectures and poems had now made him famous, and he was summoned to Munich where, in 1638, he became court chaplain to the elector Maximilian I.
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  • He entered the Congregation of the Christian Doctrine, and became tutor to the son of a Paris banker.
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  • Later he took holy orders, held two livings, and became master of the rolls in 1494, while Henry VII.
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  • In 1502 Warham was consecrated bishop of London and became keeper of the great seal, but his tenure of both these offices was short, as in 1504 he became lord chancellor and archbishop of Canterbury.
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  • The conceptions of "element," "compound" and "mixture" became more precise than they had been hitherto; in an element all the atoms are alike, in a compound all the molecules are alike, in a mixture there are different kinds of molecules.
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  • In 1893 he became proprietor of the Pall Mall Gazette, and afterwards started the Pall Mall Magazine.
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  • Under the Restoration he became a peer of France, but protested against the reactionary spirit of the government, and remained in opposition.
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  • In 1852 he graduated at Harvard, and became computer to the American Ephemeris and Nautical Almanac. He made his name by contributions on mathematical and physical subjects in the Mathematical Monthly.
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  • In 1815 he settled at Leipzig as privatdocent, and the next year became extraordinary professor of astronomy in connexion with the university.
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  • Though the family lost most of its possessions during the Mahratta invasion in the 14th century, it never became tributary to any Malwa chief.
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  • He was of better education than most of his contemporaries, and had married a daughter of Colonel Seves the French non-commissioned officer who became Soliman Pasha under Mehemet Ali.
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  • He devoted himself particularly to the study of the classical languages, and became unusually proficient in Latin composition.
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  • He became a notary and a person of some importance in the city, and was sent in 1343 on a public errand to Pope Clement VI.
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  • In the same year Rainer became curator of the Academy of Sciences, a position which he filled till his death.
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  • About 1583 Antonio took this son to France, where he became a page in the service of Catherine de' Medici, wife of King Henry II.
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  • In 1886 he became proprietor of the San Francisco Examiner, the first of a long chain of papers to come under his control.
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  • He took part in the excavations at Olympia in 1878, became an assistant in the Berlin Museum in 1880, and professor at Berlin (1884) and later at Munich.
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  • Edwin now became king over both Northumbrian provinces.
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  • Under Edwin the Northumbrian kingdom became the chief power in the country.
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  • After Oswald's defeat and death at the hands of Penda in 642 Bernicia fell to his brother Oswio, while Oswine son of Osric became king in Deira, though probably subject to Oswio.
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  • In 758 Eadberht resigned the kingdom to his son Oswulf, and became a monk.
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  • Moll JEthelwald, who may have been a brother of Eadberht, succeeded, and after a victory over a certain Oswine, who fell in the battle, abdicated and became a monk probably under compulsion in 765.
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  • Oswald, who is called patricius by Simeon of Durham, succeeded, but reigned only twenty-seven days, when he was expelled and eventually became a monk.
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  • After an interregnum of a few years a certain Guthred became king in 883.
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  • He became king of Northumbria and extended his territories as far as Watling Street.
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  • Boris became court chamberlain in 1676.
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  • But during the regency, after Henry VI's accession, Beaufort was successful, and in 1426 became cardinal and legate.
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  • Delaware is the seat of the Ohio Wesleyan University (co-educational), founded by the Ohio Conference of the Methodist Episcopal Church in 1841, and opened as a college in 1844; it includes a college of liberal arts (1844), an academic department (1841), a school of music (1877), a school of fine arts (1877), a school of oratory (1894), a business school (1895), and a college of medicine (the Cleveland College of Physicians and Surgeons, at Cleveland, Ohio; founded as the Charity Hospital Medical College in 1863, and the medical department of the university of Wooster until 1896, when, under its present name, it became a part of Ohio Wesleyan University).
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  • In the early days of the Republican party, when the shameful scenes of the Kansas struggle were exciting the whole country, and during the campaigns of 1857 and 1858, he became known as an effective speaker and ardent anti-slavery man.
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  • He had just been admitted to the bar, but on the outbreak of war he at once offered his services to the governor, and became lieutenant-colonel and then colonel of the 42nd Ohio Volunteers, recruited largely from among his former students.
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  • Blaine was made a senator from Maine, the leadership of the House of Representatives passed to Garfield, and he became the Republican candidate for speaker.
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  • But the energy and enterprise of Evagoras soon roused the jealousy of the Great King, and relations between them became strained.
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  • A volume of the diluted yeast was introduced into flasks containing sterilized wort, the degree of dilution being such that only a small proportion of the flasks became infected.
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  • But in the end they became less fanatical than the Murabtis, and Ya`kub el Mansur was a highly accomplished man, who wrote a good Arabic style and who protected the philosopher Averroes.
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  • After studying the arts at Toulouse and law at Orleans and Bologna, he became a canon at Bordeaux and then vicar-general to his brother the archbishop of Lyons, who in 1294 was created cardinal bishop of Albano.
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  • He refused to use his full influence in favour of the candidacy of Charles of Valois, brother of Philip IV., lest France became too powerful; and recognized Henry of Luxemburg, whom his representatives crowned emperor at the Lateran in 1312.
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  • He became a member of the Academy of Medicine in 1863, and ten years afterwards entered the Academy of Sciences, of which he became perpetual secretary in 1889 in succession to Louis Pasteur.
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  • Ancyra was the centre of the Tectosages, one of the three Gaulish tribes which settled in Galatia in the 3rd century B.C., and became the capital of the Roman province of Galatia when it was formally constituted in 25 B.C. During the Byzantine period, throughout which it occupied a position of great importance, it was captured by Persians and Arabs; then it fell into the hands of the Seljuk Turks, was held for eighteen years by the Latin Crusaders, and finally passed to the Ottoman Turks in 1360.
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  • His mother married Francois de Balzac, marquis d'Entragues, and one of her daughters, Henriette, marchioness of Verneuil, afterwards became the mistress of Henry IV.
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  • By his first wife he had three children: Henri, who became insane; Louis Emmanuel, who succeeded his father as duke of Angouleme and was colonel-general of light cavalry and governor of Provence; and Francois, who died in 1622.
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  • In 1394 the countship came to the house of Orleans, a member of which, Francis I., became king of France in 1515 and raised it to the rank of duchy in favour of his mother Louise of Savoy.
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  • During the campaign he met his wife, Anita, who became his inseparable companion and mother of three children, Anita, Ricciotti and Menotti.
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  • At New York, in order to earn a living, he became first a chandler, and afterwards a trading skipper, returning to Italy in 1854 with a small fortune, and purchasing the island of Caprera, on which he built the house thenceforth his home.
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  • The march upon Naples became a triumphal progress, which the wiles of Francesco II.
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  • It consisted of a short skirted coat with rows of metal buttons, a tricoloured waistcoat and red cap, and became the popular dress of the Jacobins.
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  • He became teacher of science successively at the French gymnasium in Berlin, and at the military academy, and on the foundation of the university of Berlin in 1810 he was chosen professor of physics.
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  • Educated at Leipzig and Berlin, he became extraordinary professor in 1883 and ordinary professor in 1892 of Egyptology in the university of Berlin, and in 1885 he was appointed director of the Egyptian department of the royal museum.
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  • He became a student of Christ's College, Cambridge, where he graduated B.A.
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  • In 1561 he became a fellow of his college and took holy orders.
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  • In 1830 he became ordinary professor.
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  • The king became insane in 1454.
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  • Christianity was introduced in the 5th century, and Aran soon became one of the most famous island-resorts of religious teachers and ascetics.
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  • Here he became an instructor in German at Harvard in 1825, and in 1830 obtained an appointment as professor of German language and literature there; but his anti-slavery agitation having given umbrage to the authorities, he forfeited his post in 1835, and was ordained Unitarian minister of a chapel at Lexington in Massachusetts in 1836.
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  • This Robert Livingston, founder of the American family, became in 1675 secretary of the important Board of Indian Commissioners; he was a member of the New York Assembly in1711-1715and 1716-1727 and its speaker in 1718-1725, and in 1701 made the proposal that all the English colonies in America should be grouped for administrative purposes "into three distinct governments."
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  • The Livingston family then led the Dissenters, who later became Whigs, and the De Lancey family represented the Anglican Tory interests.
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  • After the suspension of the Reflector in 1753, he edited in the New York Mercury the "Watch Tower" section (1754-1755), which became the recognized organ of the Presbyterian faction.
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  • He was educated at Pavia and Bologna, and in 1812 became professor of law at the latter university.
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  • He was naturalized as a French citizen in 1834, and in the same year became professor of constitutional law in the faculty of law at Paris.
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  • Between this point and the time when equity became settled as a portion of the legal system, having fixed principles of its own, various views of its nature seem to have prevailed.
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  • In 1856 he was translated to the see of Durham, and in 1860 he became archbishop of York.
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  • The want of books and scientific apparatus at Cassel induced him to resort frequently to Gottingen, where he became betrothed to Therese Heyne, the daughter of the illustrious philologist, a clever and cultivated woman, but illsuited to be Forster's wife.
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  • After a few years' residence at Wilna he resigned his appointment to participate in a scientific expedition projected by the Russian government, and upon the relinquishment of this undertaking became librarian to the elector of Mainz.
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  • Albs were originally quite plain, but about the 10th century the custom arose of ornamenting the borders and the cuffs of the sleeves with strips of embroidery, and this became common in the 12th century.
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  • These at first encircled the whole border; but soon it became customary to substitute for them square patches of embroidery or precious fabrics.
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  • He became dean of Toledo early, and was made cardinal on the 5th of August 1669.
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  • Having borne the title of duke of Montpensier until his grandfather's death in 1752, he became duke of Chartres, and in 1769 married Louise Marie Adelaide de Bourbon-Penthievre, daughter and heiress of the duke of Penthievre, grand admiral of France, and the richest heiress of the time.
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  • He then abandoned himself to pleasure; he often visited London, and became an intimate friend of the prince of Wales (afterwards George IV.); he brought to Paris the "anglo-mania," as it was called, and made jockeys as fashionable as they were in England.
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  • He indeed became so disgusted with the false position of a pretender to the crown, into which he was being forced, that he wished to go to America, but, as the comtesse de Buffon would not go with him, he decided to remain in Paris.
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  • It became the seat of a bishopric in the 13th century.
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  • Gaining his freedom at the instance of Hungarian magnates, he visited Melanchthon at Wittenberg, and in 152 4 became professor of Greek at the university of Heidelberg, being in addition professor of Latin from 1526.
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  • In 1832 he was knighted, and after serving as one of the municipal corporations commissioners, became deputykeeper of the public records in 1838, holding this office until his death at Hampstead on the 6th of July 1861.
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  • Whittier, Lundy's successor, became The Pennsylvania Freeman.
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  • His policy had aroused German jealousy, which became evident in the asperity with which the question of Morocco was handled in Berlin.
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  • He was educated in Coventry, became a successful merchant, traveled widely throughout Europe and for several years was the financial agent of Charles I.
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  • They occupied Ilauran, and about 85 B.C. their king Aretas (Ilaritha) became lord of Damascus and Coele-Syria.
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  • It became, in fact, essential to invent a " micrometer " for measuring the small angles which were thus for the first time rendered sensible.
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  • When equatorial mountings for telescopes became more general, no filar micrometer was considered complete which was not fitted with a position circle.'
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  • After thirty-seven years of war he set himself to emulate Asoka and became a patron of art and literature.
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  • Louis' son, Otto the Illustrious (1206-1253), undertook the government of the Palatinate in 1228, and became duke of Bavaria in 1231.
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  • Louis, who soon became the most powerful prince in southern Germany, was called "the Stern," because in a fit of jealousy he caused his first wife, Maria of Brabant, to be executed in '256.
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  • In 1742, after the extinction of the two senior lines of this family, the Sulzbach branch became the senior line, and its head, the elector Charles Theodore, inherited Bavaria in 1777.
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  • The native tribes opposed the Romans, but were conquered after several campaigns; 8 the island became a province under the government of a praetor or propraetor, to whose jurisdiction Corsica was added soon afterwards.
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  • Pancrazio and the Torre dell' Elefante, and which became the seat of the Aragonese government.
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  • After 1403 the Aragonese became masters of Arborea also.
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  • The island remained a Spanish province until the War of the Spanish Succession, when in 1708 Cagliari capitulated to an English fleet, and the island became Austrian; the status quo was confirmed by the peace of Utrecht in 1713.
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  • On the failure of this attempt he left Austria and joined the headquarters of the Prussian army (1813), and became a member of the board of administration for north Germany.
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  • In 1814 he was appointed administrator of the Orange principalities; and, when the prince of Orange became king of the Netherlands, Baron Gagern became his prime minister.
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  • On the 15th of December, when Schmerling and the Austrian members had left the cabinet, Gagern became head of the imperial ministry, and on the 18th he introduced a programme (known as the Gagernsche Programm) according to which Austria was to be excluded from the new federal state, but bound to it by a treaty of union.
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  • Up to 1848 he was a government official in Nassau; in that year he became a member of the German national parliament and undersecretary of state for foreign affairs.
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  • Throughout the revolutionary years he supported his brother's policy, became a member of the Erfurt parliament, and, after the collapse of the national movement, returned to the service of the duchy of Nassau.
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  • In 1832 he was elected fellow of his college, and in the following year he was ordained, and became head master of a private school at Stockwell.
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  • Pritchard became a fellow of New College, Oxford, in 1883, and an honorary fellow of St John's College, Cambridge, in 1886.
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  • On their removal to Lyons the influence of both became wider and more powerful.
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  • He remained there until September, frequenting the Society of the Friends of the Constitution, and entertaining deputies of the most advanced opinions, especially those who later became the leading Girondists.
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  • Roland became a member of the Jacobin Club.
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  • Then he completed the plan: he read the letter to the Assembly; it was ordered to be printed, became the manifesto of disaffection, and was circulated everywhere.
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  • He then entered the ministry, became repetent at Tubingen, and for a short time held a pastorate at Heilbronn (1868).
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  • In 1801, on the formation of the Addington administration, he was appointed solicitor-general, and in 1802 he became attorneygeneral.
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  • An ardent opponent of Catholic Emancipation, he delivered in 1807 a speech on the subject which helped to give the deathblow to the Grenville administration, upon which he became chancellor of the exchequer under the duke of Portland, whom in 1809 he succeeded in the premiership. Notwithstanding that he had the assistance in the cabinet of no statesman of the first rank, he succeeded in retaining office till he was shot by a man named Bellingham, a bankrupt with a grievance, who had vainly applied to him for redress, in the lobby of the House of Commons on the 11th of May 1812.
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  • On the resignation of this parliament he became a member of the council of state named in the "Instrument."
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  • It is stated too that he was offered, but refused, the lord treasurership. On the 17th of November 1672, however, he became lord chancellor, Bridgman having been compelled to resign the seat.
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  • But after the restoration of the grand duke, Montanelli, who was in Paris, was tried and condemned by default; he remained some years in France, where he became a partizan of Napoleon III.
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  • In 1891 he was appointed lecturer in physics at Stockholm and four years later became full professor.
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  • In 1834 he became a fellow of Trinity, in 1853 professor of Greek (to which a canonry in Ely Cathedral was then for the first time attached), and in 1866 master of his college.
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  • He was destined by his family for the church, but entered business, and became a partner in a firm at Lyons for which he travelled in the Levant, in Italy, Spain and Portugal.
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  • Then Chalier became the orator and leader of the Jacobins of Lyons, and induced the other revolutionary clubs and the commune of his city to arrest a great number of Royalists in the night of the 5th and 6th of February 1793.
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  • He soon became a prominent member of the national or Calixtine party, and after the death of Ptacek of Pirkstein its leader.
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  • The struggle of the Bohemians against Rome continued uninterruptedly, and the position of Podébrad became a very difficult one when the young king Ladislas, who was crowned in 1453, expressed his sympathies for the Roman Church, though he had recognized the compacts and the ancient privileges of Bohemia.
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  • (Aeneas Sylvius) became pope, and his incessant hostility proved one of the most serious obstacles to Podébrad's rule.
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  • In the 9th century the Bulgarians became masters of Naissus, but had to cede it to the Hungarians in the iith century, from whom the Byzantine emperor Manuel I.
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  • Under the Tahirids (820-872) it became a flourishing town and rose to great importance during the Samanids (874-999).
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  • The story became public property, and protest was aroused in nearly every European country.
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  • After the capture of Rome by the Italian troops in 1870 Edgar Mortara had the opportunity of reverting to Judaism, but he refused to do so, and not long afterwards became an Augustinian.
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  • When Alphonso died in 1291 James became king of Aragon, and left his brother Frederick as regent of Sicily.
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  • Frederick's great merit was that during his reign the Aragonese dynasty became thoroughly national and helped to weld the Sicilians into a united people.
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  • Albany had to blockade Margaret in Stirling Castle before she would surrender her sons, After being obliged to capitulate, Margaret returned to Edinburgh, and being no longer responsible for the custody of the king she fled to England in September, where a month later she bore to Angus a daughter, Margaret, who afterwards became countess of Lennox, mother of Lord Darnley and grandmother of James I.
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  • He found ships for the invasion of England and fought in person at Senlac; in 1067 he became earl of Kent, and for some years he was a trusted royal minister.
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  • In March 1490 the county of Tirol was added to his possessions through the abdication of his kinsman, Count Sigismund, and this district soon became his favourite residence.
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  • In February 1499 the king became involved in a war with the Swiss, who had refused to pay the imperial taxes or to furnish a contribution for the Italian expedition.
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  • His earlier papers were mostly concerned with crystallography, and the reputation they gained him led to his appointment as Privatdozent at Konigsberg, where in 1828 he became extraordinary, and in 1829 ordinary, professor of mineralogy and physics.
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  • Greenwich Hospital, as it is still called, became in 1873 a Royal Naval College.
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  • There he led a healthy outdoor life, and also became a large and indiscriminate reader, and before long contributed humorous and poetical articles to the provincial newspapers and magazines.
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  • But just as the agreeable jester rose into the earnest satirist, one of the most striking peculiarities of his style became a more manifest defect.
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  • The fundamental law was altered in 1848 and the Dutch monarchy, from being autocratic, became henceforth constitutional.
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  • He unsuccessfully contested Blackburn in 1900 and Wakefield in 1902, and in 1903 he became chairman of the Independent Labour party.
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  • He had married in 1905 Miss Ethel Annikin, who became well known as a speaker and writer on social subjects.
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  • It seems possible that the road at first led to Tusculum, that it was then prolonged to Labici, and later still became a road for through traffic; it may even have superseded the Via Latina as a route to the S.E., for, while the distance from Rome to their main junction at Ad Bivium (or to another junction at Compitum Anagninum) is practically identical, the summit level of the former is 725 ft.
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  • In 1867 he became privatdozent in Berlin University, and in the following year was chosen professor of physics at the Zurich Polytechnic: then, after a year or two at Wurzburg, he was called in 1872 to Strassburg, where he took a great part in the organization of the new university, and was largely concerned in the erection of the Physical Institute.
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  • In the 7th century he became the head of the administration and a veritable prime minister.
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  • When the duke of Orleans became regent (1715) Dubois, who had for some years acted as his secretary, was made councillor of state, and the chief power passed gradually into his hands.
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  • His health was ruined by his debaucheries, and a surgical operation became necessary.
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  • During the leisure thus arising, Descartes one day had his attention drawn to a placard in the Dutch tongue; as the language, of which he never became perfectly master, was then strange to him, he asked a bystander to interpret it into either French or Latin.
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  • In the universities of the Netherlands and of lower Germany, as yet free from the conservatism of the old-established seats of learning, the new system gained an easy victory over Aristotelianism, and, as it was adapted for lectures and examinations, soon became almost as scholastic as the doctrines it had supplanted.
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  • From the real or fancied rapprochements between Cartesianism and Jansenism, it became for a while impolitic, if not dangerous, to avow too loudly a preference for Cartesian theories.
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  • Henry More, who had given it a modified sympathy in the lifetime of the author, became its opponent in later years; and Cudworth differed from it in most essential points.
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  • At the Norman accession it became part of the possessions of Earl Edwin, and was granted to Robert de Romille.
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  • In the 16th century, when Transylvania separated from Hungary, the town became the residence of the Transylvanian princes.
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  • It is mentioned in 354 B.C. as a trading port, and became important as a naval harbour during the Punic Wars.
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  • He had been constable of Jerusalem, but in 1194, on the death of his brother, he became king of Cyprus, as Amalric I.
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  • For the first time the Volga became a Russian river.
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  • Then the dispute about the Crimea arose, and Ivan became convinced that they were mediocre politicians as well as untrustworthy friends.
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  • But in the ensuing summer, after a terrible outbreak of plague had ravaged the crowded city, the people became thoroughly demoralized.
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  • It again returned, however, to the Lacys in 1287, was granted in parcels, and like their other lands became merged in the duchy of Lancaster.
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  • The golden bull of that emperor, which became thenceforth the charter of its foundation, is still preserved; it is one of the finest specimens of such documents, and contains portraits of Alexius himself and his queen.
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  • He graduated at Yale College in 1807, studied theology under Timothy Dwight, anfl in 1812 became pastor of the First Church of New Haven.
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  • His father, Georg Karl Benjamin Ritschl (1783-1858), became in 1810 pastor at the church of St Mary in Berlin, and from 1827 to 1854 was general superintendent and evangelical bishop of Pomerania.
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  • The investigations of Lord Rayleigh and Sir William Ramsay had shown that indifference to chemical reagents did not sufficiently characterize an unknown gas as nitrogen, and it became necessary to reinvestigate other cases of the occurrence of "nitrogen" in nature.
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  • In the 13th century it became the seat of Count Gerhard of Wesemael, who surrounded it with walls and built a castle.
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  • Ariminum became a place of considerable traffic owing to the construction of the Via Aemilia (187 B.C.) and the Via Popilia (132 B.C.), and is frequently mentioned by ancient authors.
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  • As the story was reproduced, variations were freely introduced according to the bent of different times and peoples; in the Persian version Alexander (Iskander) became a son of Darius; among the Mahommedans he turned into a prophet, hot against idols; the pen of Christian monks made him an ascetic saint.
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  • As a child she had already believed herself to have visions; these now became more frequent, and her records of these "revelations," which were tanslated into Latin by Matthias, canon of Linkoping, and by her confessor, Peter, prior of Alvastra, obtained a great vogue during the middle ages.
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  • Guy and Sibylla were married in 1180; and Guy thus became heir presumptive of the kingdom, if the young Baldwin V., Sibylla's son by her first marriage to William of Montferrat, should die without issue.
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  • Sir Michael Costa was the conductor 1846-1854, and from his acceptance of that high pitch the fork became known as Costa's, and its inception was attributed to him, though on insufficient grounds.
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  • Civil war was raging in France, and Clement became an ardent partisan of the League; his mind appears to have become unhinged by religious fanaticism, and he talked of exterminating the heretics, and formed a plan to kill Henry III.
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  • The struggle between ethical religion and the current worship became acute toward the end of the 7th century.
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  • The event showed that he judged the situation rightly - the religious scheme announced by him, though not accepted in all its details, became the dominant policy of the later time, and he has been justly called ' The stricter marriage law is formulated in Lev.
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  • His conduct was attacked before the board of directors in London, but events seemed to prove that he was in the right, and in 1769 he became a director of the company, having in the previous year obtained a seat in parliament.
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  • He studied at Halle, and became professor of philosophy at Halle and at Frankfort on the Oder, where he died in 1762.
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  • In his absence the administration was entrusted to a justiciar, a regent or lieutenant of the kingdom; and the convenience being once ascertained of having a minister who could in the whole kingdom represent the king, as the sheriff did in the shire, the justiciar became a permanent functionary."
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  • After the division of the Roman empire, the lands inhabited by the Albanian race became provinces of the Byzantine empire; northern Albania from Scutari to Berat formed the thema or province of Dyrrachium (Durazzo, Albanian Dourtz), southern Albania and Epirus the thema of Nikopolis.
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  • A zealot for monastic and clerical reform, he introduced a more severe discipline, including the practice of flagellation, into the house, which, under his rule, quickly attained celebrity, and became a model for other foundations.
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  • In 1430 the bishopric was united to that of Cork; in 1638 it again became independent, and in 1660 it was again united to Cork and Ross.
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  • Fenwick Williams. In 1861 he became director-general of engineers at the War Office, assisting General Milutin in the reorganization of the army.
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  • In 1867 he became governor of Turkestan, and held the post until his death, making himself a name in the expansion of the empire in central Asia.
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  • Khokand north of the Syrdaria was annexed to Russia, and the independence of the rest of the country became merely nominal.
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  • Her early years were clouded by the execution of the duc de Montmorency, her mother's only brother, for intriguing against Richelieu in 1631, and that of her mother's cousin the comte de Montmorency-Boutteville for duelling in 1635; but her parents made their peace with Richelieu, and being introduced into society in 1635 she soon became one of the stars of the Hotel Rambouillet, at that time the centre of all that was learned, witty and gay in France.
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  • There she became more and more Jansenist in opinion, and her piety and the remembrance of her influence during the disastrous days of the Fronde, and above all the love her brother, the great Conde, bore her, made her conspicuous.
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  • She became the great protectress of the Jansenists; it was in her house that Arnauld, Nicole and De Lane were protected; and to her influence must be in great part attributed the release of Lemaistre De Sacy from the Bastille, the introduction of Pomponne into the ministry and of Arnauld to the king.
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  • Her elder son resigned his title and estates, and became a Jesuit under the name of the Abbe d'Orleans, while the younger, after leading a debauched life, was killed leading the attack in the passage of the Rhine in 1673.
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  • Having served in the army in Spain and Sardinia, he became curule aedile, praetor and (after an unsuccessful attempt in 117) consul in 115.
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  • Jowett was thus led to concentrate his attention on theology, and in the summers of 1845 and 1846, spent in Germany with Stanley, he became an eager student of German criticism and speculation.
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