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  • Of course, he was just a kid.
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  • The service on Christmas Eve day was, of course, about Jesus.
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  • She carried a chair to a spot that wouldn't be visible on a course from the path to the door, and sat down.
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  • Of course I know, and so does he.
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  • Of course they will be.
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  • Of course she couldn't go with him.
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  • Of course, that didn't mean he wasn't involved.
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  • The rich, of course, got very clever about where they earned and reported income.
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  • "Of course I'm not alright," she answered with an irritated edge to her voice.
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  • Of course, they didn't have the same mother, either.
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  • Of course, she had stood up for Allen.
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  • Of course it never crossed your mind.
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  • Of course, I stand to be corrected on many of the specifics.
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  • Of course, she could call Connie, but Yancey's conversation on the phone was fresh in her memory.
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  • Of course you have read about the "Gordon Memorial College," which the English people are to erect at Khartoum.
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  • Of course, he thought she was giving him a signal.
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  • And as long as my sister Natasha was engaged to her brother it was of course out of the question for me to think of marrying her.
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  • "Of course they would!" declared Dorothy.
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  • Those who tried to understand the general course of events and to take part in it by self-sacrifice and heroism were the most useless members of society, they saw everything upside down, and all they did for the common good turned out to be useless and foolish--like Pierre's and Mamonov's regiments which looted Russian villages, and the lint the young ladies prepared and that never reached the wounded, and so on.
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  • Of course, she knew Alex well enough now to know he didn't like people to hand out information about him.
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  • Of course, he had not gone far when he noticed the brightness of the leaves, and he quickly guessed the cause when he saw the broken jars from which the treasure was still dropping.
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  • "Yes, yes, of course," said Pierre, "isn't that what I'm saying?"
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  • At that time, when everything was plunged in darkness, preaching alone was of course sufficient.
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  • And it was not Napoleon who directed the course of the battle, for none of his orders were executed and during the battle he did not know what was going on before him.
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  • She was right, of course, but having mama stand there watching her suffer was just as upsetting for Destiny.
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  • Yes, I am taking the regular college course for a degree.
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  • The day after her party the governor's wife came to see Malvintseva and, after discussing her plan with the aunt, remarked that though under present circumstances a formal betrothal was, of course, not to be thought of, all the same the young people might be brought together and could get to know one another.
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  • After meeting Princess Mary, though the course of his life went on externally as before, all his former amusements lost their charm for him and he often thought about her.
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  • "Yes, of course!" replied Davout, but what this "yes" meant, Pierre did not know.
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  • "Well, of course," replied Platon quickly, "the horses' saints.
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  • This was the first indication of the necessity of deviating from what had previously seemed the most natural course--a direct retreat on Nizhni-Novgorod.
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  • Of course, that didn't mean much.
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  • Its course down the cliff was marked by the cracking of limbs.
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  • Of course he did.
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  • She resumed her course to the kitchen.
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  • I told her they were tulips; but of course she didn't understand the word-play.
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  • Until October, 1889, I had not deemed it best to confine Helen to any regular and systematic course of study.
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  • The word THE she did not know, and of course she wished it explained.
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  • These extracts are from her exercises in her course in composition, where she showed herself at the beginning of her college life quite without rival among her classmates.
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  • I never knew it to open in the course of a winter, not excepting that of '52-3, which gave the ponds so severe a trial.
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  • The more he realized the absence of all personal motive in that old man--in whom there seemed to remain only the habit of passions, and in place of an intellect (grouping events and drawing conclusions) only the capacity calmly to contemplate the course of events--the more reassured he was that everything would be as it should.
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  • "You will, of course, command it yourself?" said Julie, directing a sly, sarcastic glance toward the militia officer.
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  • Of course you know Dmitri Sergeevich?
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  • Amid a long series of unexecuted orders of Napoleon's one series, for the campaign of 1812, was carried out--not because those orders differed in any way from the other, unexecuted orders but because they coincided with the course of events that led the French army into Russia; just as in stencil work this or that figure comes out not because the color was laid on from this side or in that way, but because it was laid on from all sides over the figure cut in the stencil.
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  • (Poniatowski's action against Utitsa, and Uvarov's on the right flank against the French, were actions distinct from the main course of the battle.)
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  • The ground to the right--along the course of the Kolocha and Moskva rivers--was broken and hilly.
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  • "Of course it is," he answered absently.
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  • Of course, she didn't leap cars with motorcycles or sky dive, but in retrospect, she had always been attracted to danger – at least to some degree.
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  • Her life was on a new course now, and the future looked brighter than it ever had.
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  • Of course, she had never given it much thought, either.
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  • They both agreed to let the situation take its course now that Weller was involved.
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  • Of course I don't have it.
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  • Of course I ran.
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  • Of course it's a bit involved.
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  • Of course, all of those conditions are unacceptable to the responsible drunk.
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  • Which of course Dean didn't, in the least.
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  • It'd stay up there, of course.
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  • Of course she didn't do a very good job with anything in life.
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  • Of course it wasn't Franny.
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  • Of course, this whole day is a secret.
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  • Of course I am.
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  • Of course, I'll start drawing some ideas right away.
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  • Ha, of course you are, you're always hungry.
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  • Of course he is.
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  • Connor assumed his best course would be to remove the IV from Elisabeth's arm, and saw this as his opportunity.
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  • Of course, there was no reason to refuse.
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  • Of course it matters.
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  • "Of course," Carmen answered instantly.
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  • He was teasing, of course.
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  • Of course, I saw what you tried to do to Donovan.
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  • Of course, most of those travel days were by vehicle of some sort.
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  • Of course, she'd rarely been there in daylight.
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  • "Of course," Lana said, her hopes rising.
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  • To marry you, of course.
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  • "Of course not," he said with a smile.
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  • "Of course," Kris said.
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  • He altered his course and coasted down to the edge of the field.
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  • Of course it is—I should know, I'm a cop, aren't I?
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  • Of course, that's what it will be when Alex is done with it.
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  • And, of course the first winter she would have a warm body to sleep with.
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  • Of course, with Alex it went deeper than safety.
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  • Of course, Alex had added: and making love all night.
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  • Of course she was.
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  • Of course Alex would expect her to change in some ways.
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  • Of course he didn't want to take her home right now.
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  • Of course, Alex had helped him after the wild dog attack.
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  • Of course, he was available there too, if she needed him.
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  • Of course, there was always adoption.
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  • Of course, it liked hot weather.
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  • Of course, it usually didn't happen at her age.
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  • Of course she would have a weekly allotment.
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  • Of course, I realize you don't expect me to spend all that.
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  • Of course, Katie could have told him.
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  • Of course, Alex didn't have to find out.
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  • Of course, it wasn't native to North America, but neither were her goats.
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  • Of course, he had no way of knowing that.
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  • Of course, that was easy to say.
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  • Of course, that was nothing new.
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  • Of course, he couldn't know the true source of her tears...
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  • Of course she missed him when he was gone.
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  • Of course he was right.
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  • You've set in motion a course which cannot be altered.
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  • Of course, she could ride Ed.
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  • Of course, logically he knew there was nothing she could do about it.
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  • Of course he had been acting strange lately.
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  • "Of course I want to go," she said instantly.
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  • Of course – unless you don't want to go.
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  • Of course he can't will Alfonso like he did his property, but he does have the right to express his wishes.
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  • Of course, to be fair, Sam was an employee and Alex would have to live with the results of whatever she did … like killing his horse.
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  • Of course, it probably had a pedigree longer than her arm and a name she'd never be able to pronounce.
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  • "Of course not," she said, closing her book and placing it on the table beside her chair.
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  • Of course, they had to have been wrong sometime.
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  • Of course, he didn't know them, but their conversation right now indicated he harbored doubts.
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  • Of course you wanted to get away from me.
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  • Of course, in captivity animals might not act the same way they did in the wild.
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  • Of course, she was going to be a pet, but a pet that size would also provide protection to a degree.
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  • Of course, Clarissa was careful about what she said in front of the boss.
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  • Of course she wasn't beautiful, but was she that unattractive?
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  • Of course, she could have taken that job offer in New York.
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  • Of course, she had the thirty-some thousand in her savings account - most of which had been allotted her when she turned twenty-one.
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  • Of course, she couldn't simply quit and disappear from their lives.
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  • Of course, it wasn't as though they would be left in the lurch.
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  • Of course, the first thing would be to talk to Scott Muldrow about renting the cabin.
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  • Of course, a lot of people knew her on sight - people she didn't even know.
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  • Of course, if ransom was his game...
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  • "Of course," she whispered to herself as she turned into the long drive.
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  • Ecgberht was expelled in 872 and died in the course of the following year.
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  • He was of course a persecutor of heretics.
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  • A legal jack should not be interfered with except by the course of play.
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  • "Of course; when it is four o'clock," she replied, with a laugh at his startled expression.
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  • Over the course of history, the division of labor has increased human productivity immensely.
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  • It would, I think, be hard to make her feel just how to pronounce DICTIONARY without her erring either toward DICTIONAYRY or DICTION'RY, and, of course the word is neither one nor the other.
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  • Of course, it was not easy at first to fly.
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  • In our most trivial walks, we are constantly, though unconsciously, steering like pilots by certain well-known beacons and headlands, and if we go beyond our usual course we still carry in our minds the bearing of some neighboring cape; and not till we are completely lost, or turned round--for a man needs only to be turned round once with his eyes shut in this world to be lost--do we appreciate the vastness and strangeness of nature.
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  • In the course of the summer I had discovered a raft of pitch pine logs with the bark on, pinned together by the Irish when the railroad was built.
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  • "And then of course my family has also to be considered," Prince Vasili went on, testily pushing away a little table without looking at her.
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  • "Yes, yes, of course," interrupted Prince Vasili impatiently, rubbing his bald head and angrily pulling back toward him the little table that he had pushed away.
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  • But this was not and could not be done, for during the whole battle Napoleon was so far away that, as appeared later, he could not know the course of the battle and not one of his orders during the fight could be executed.
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  • Men leave their customary pursuits, hasten from one side of Europe to the other, plunder and slaughter one another, triumph and are plunged in despair, and for some years the whole course of life is altered and presents an intensive movement which first increases and then slackens.
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  • And with a Frenchman's easy and naive frankness the captain told Pierre the story of his ancestors, his childhood, youth, and manhood, and all about his relations and his financial and family affairs, "ma pauvre mere" playing of course an important part in the story.
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  • It was true, of course.
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  • It wasn't true, of course.
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  • It was a stupid question, of course.
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  • It wasn't real, of course.
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  • There was only one answer, of course.
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  • There were only three bedrooms, and because she had to get up the earliest, she was the lucky one to have a room of her own - with the exception of Brandon, of course.
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  • Bordeaux was the closest thing she'd had to a friend in a long time... other than Pete, of course.
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  • Of course, why wouldn't he think so?
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  • Of course, neither had her father - until that night.
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  • She tried to turn it away, but it remained on course.
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  • Of course, how could she have been so blind?
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  • Of course - no one said he wasn't.
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  • Of course, Mr. Cade hardly seemed the seductive type and she certainly wasn't going to encourage it.
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  • Of course, that includes Pumas and coyotes as well.
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  • Of course, it would be more profitable for the ranch if I culled those animals by taking them to the slaughter house.
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  • Of course - but it would be expensive.
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  • Of course, if you think it would be too much work... you'll only have two weeks.
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  • Of course, what goes on between you two in this big lonely house when no one else is around is between the two of you.
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  • Of course, if he was already going to the store to get something...
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  • Pulling back the covers on her bed, she slipped between the cool sheets and let exhaustion take its course.
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  • Of course, hadn't she said that twice already?
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  • A short pause, then: Of course, it's your decision.
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  • "Of course not," Martha said.
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  • No; we promised to maintain your privacy but is that the best course?
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  • Isn't seeking medical or scientific help a prudent course to take?
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  • He was considering going to school but undecided about course study.
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  • Of course I agreed though I had no idea how I'd accomplish the task and dreaded even trying.
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  • Of course Betsy was right.
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  • We considered letting nature take its course but we felt guilty in prolonging the family's agony.
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  • Of course I'd continue to help Howie as much as he needs.
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  • I'd call him, but of course he wouldn't be able to answer!
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  • He was the best part of the course.
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  • "Go out to Santa Barbara, of course!" said Martha.
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  • I passed the golf course, as green as an Irish post card and envied the couple strolling down the fairway.
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  • Perhaps being forthright was the best course of action.
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  • "Of course," Betsy answered as she smoothed the cushions in invitation.
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  • Of course I knew who Annie was.
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  • "Of course not," she replied and crossed her arms.
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  • I thought it was strange, since Jimmy's the last person who would veer off course from your orders because you let him blow up whatever he wants and he doesn't wanna lose that.
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  • Of course, there's always another option.
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  • Yes, of course you did.
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  • "Yes, of course," Yully answered.
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  • Of course they know what's wrong.
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  • Of course, this was no normal woman.
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  • "Of course I need blood to live," she said with a nervous laugh.
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  • "No, of course not!" she snapped, pushing at him.
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  • Of course I do.
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  • Of course, he chose two of the most selfish people she knew.
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  • "Of course not," Gabriel snapped.
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  • Of course you do.
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  • I guess what made the biggest impression was watching you and her over the course of thousands of years.
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  • It was just a silly game— unless of course, you'd played it like Randy Byrne.
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  • In spite of the fact that you're as nutty as a full course sundae, you're a nice guy.
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  • It was a course of action he had no intention of pursuing.
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  • Of course you're right.
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  • I think the best course of action in this instance is inaction—let this business play itself out, at least for the time being.
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  • Of course her father went ballistic when he found out she was pregnant and tried to find Josh, but he didn't have any luck.
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  • "Of course," she answered, in not much more than a whisper.
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  • "Of course we remember, Martha," Cynthia said.
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  • Aunt Helen came back to Ouray that weekend and of course Uncle Blackie was missing.
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  • They'd been there when she originally selected the apartment, of course, but the sight of the sunrise left her breathless.
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  • In the course of a few months, the old understanding between Immortals and demons – that humans were off-limits – crashed to the ground.
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  • The thought of the Dark One reminded Gabriel that he lost three death-dealers to him in the course of a week, not to mention the deal Deidre made.
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  • Of course I did.
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  • "Of course," he said.
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  • But I mean, of course he will.
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  • It is your choice, of course.
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  • Of course, it was possible that Darkyn combined the souls into Deidre's new body, after raising her from the dead-dead.
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  • Of course it does.
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  • In the course of three days, the goddess had almost learned to see him as an equal while her human side no longer in denial about her destiny.
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  • She'd gone from hopeful to devastated in the course of the first two days.
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  • Would he have taken a similar course?
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  • Unless, of course, you don't trust her.
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  • "Of course not," he snapped.
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  • "Of course not," Fate said quickly.
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  • Of course, it didn't matter, since he was already angry.
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  • "Of course," Andre replied.
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  • Of course, money wasn't the entire issue.
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  • Of course, she doesn't want the farm either, so she'll sell that.
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  • Of course, that was easy to say when she had everything she needed now.
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  • Of course he was going to do everything in his power to stay alive.
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  • Of course; how could she have forgotten about them?
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  • Of course she probably wouldn't have said if they had asked.
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  • Of course, she had never been able to read the expressions on his face.
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  • Of course, since Lori had hired the man who stabbed him, it might not be a good idea.
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  • Of course, Katie wouldn't know about the way he stroked her cheek or brushed her lips with his in such a tantalizing way.
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  • Of course, he could hear.
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  • Of course she loved Alex, but who was this stranger, and when would Alex return?
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  • Of course, they were laughing and having fun.
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  • And of course, I'm a businessman.
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  • I agreed and of course, yanked her Sight so she couldn't cheat.
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  • "Of course," Deidre said, fighting tears.
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  • I intended for it to kill her over the course of a lifetime.
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  • To see if there's something I can do in order to prevent the inevitable, of course.
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  • Did she even have…of course she would.
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  • In the course of a day, her whole life had gone to shit.
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  • "Of course it is," he said, twisting in the chair to face him.
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  • "Of course, sweetie," Hannah replied.
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  • "Of course, my Gio," Hannah said sweetly.
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  • Of course I suspected him of something, Kris snapped.
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  • Of course we want you there.
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  • He altered the course of his tiny craft for Qatwal.
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  • "Yes, of course, on everything," she said.
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  • He mentioned the term kidnapping, but of course being the saint he is he wouldn't press charges against his wife who according to him was just temporarily disturbed.
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  • He wanted to scream at him; to demand an explanation, but understood how fruitless that would be and measured his best course to remain calm.
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  • He put his arms around her, "Of course you can drive them, whenever you want."
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  • He set his course to intercept while contemplating breaking his rule about feeding on men.
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  • I know this is not how you planned your life with him, but I am certain, when all is said and done, you'll find this to be the best course for you both.
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  • Of course it can, we will play it whenever you like.
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  • Of course, as long as she kept the hood up, he needn't know her hair was a mess.
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  • He was joking, of course, but it was nice to think someone enjoyed her weird sense of humor.
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  • Of course, Josh was as good looking, if not better looking in a rugged kind of way.
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  • Of course, she might be skittish if she didn't know how secure the structure was.
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  • Of course, it did look suspicious, and if she had come across Lori and Alex doing the same thing...
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  • Of course, she would have expected nothing less of any animal Alex owned.
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  • Of course, he liked the land around her farm - but building a house was a major investment, especially that one.
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  • His attention was riveted on her as he altered his course to stop at the table in front of her.
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  • Of course, a proposal of marriage was something that didn't come easy for him.
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  • Of course, no one had ever expected the nuke attacks to happen, even someone involved in the insurgent organization blamed for them.
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  • Of course, he'd never felt so personally responsible for any of the women that passed through his life.
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  • Of course, she'd spent the last twenty years in the competitive upper-class circles, learning how to keep out of the way of those who would use her to get to Mr. Tim.
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  • Katie frowned.  In the course of a day, Gabe had gone from emotional to unaffected when discussing Death.  He was distracted, and she felt like she was talking to someone completely different.  Blaming herself for taking his mind off of their survival, she fell silent and followed him.   Briars and branches caught her pant legs, and she found herself slowing to push more and more of the jungle's flora out of the way.  Gabe, too, began to struggle with the bramble, and she noticed the jungle no longer laid their path before him.  Instead of clearing away to allow them passage, it stayed where it was, obstructing them.
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  • He ticked off the items he had learned about Jeffrey Byrne during the course of the day, as much for his own review as to answer Fred's rapid-fire questions.
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  • If the course had been the same distance and level as yesterday, the ride would have been a breeze.
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  • Of course the pros had someone shove a new bike under them before they stopped rolling.
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  • The majority of the bikers remained on the course and with college recessed, the streets held only a few locals, waiting for the later rush of the 2,000 riders who'd roll into town.
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  • With the exception of Lori, a childhood playmate; Katie, the groom's sister; and Saundra, the receptionist at the groom's veterinary clinic – and of course, Carmen, the bride; everyone in attendance was a member of the Reynolds family.
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  • Of course, we all know he's a doctor, but I have to say Indian Chief isn't too far off, either.
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  • They were all joking, of course, but how much would Alex change once they exchanged vows?
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  • Of course, the trail would be twice as dangerous now, with slippery wet rocks and washed out places.
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  • Of course, it helped that the rain had stopped, but the main problem had been the obstruction.
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  • Of course, in a normal relationship, that would eventually happen anyway.
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  • The earrings would go well with her white lace and satin wedding dress – and her wedding ring, of course.
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  • Of course; Katie would have told him that his wife didn't buy new clothes unless she could find them on the clearance rack.
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  • Of course, she was spending it on things for him – going to the store for him in the car he purchased...
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  • Of course, she still shopped around for bargains, but this way it was fun – something she had not previously associated with shopping.
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  • Of course, there were two sides to every story, but from what he had observed first hand, she was right.
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  • Of course he wasn't going to cancel a business trip simply because she didn't want him to go.
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  • Oh, I'll probably leave them up until the weather starts to get cold - unless someone objects, of course.
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  • It is of course quite possible that isolated cases of officers being put to death for their faith occurred during Maximinian's reign, and on some such cases the legend may have grown up during the century and a half between Maximinian and Eucherius.
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  • At Kufstein, down to which point it has still pursued a north-easterly direction, it breaks through the north Tirol limestone formation, and, now keeping a northerly course, enters at Rosenheim the Bavarian high plateau.
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  • Its chief tributaries on this last portion of its course are the Alz and the Salzach, and at Passau, 309 m.
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  • A papal bull having also been obtained, on the 28th of August 1425, the archbishop, in the course of a visitation of Lincoln diocese, executed his letters patent founding the college, dedicating it to the Virgin, St Thomas Becket and St Edward the Confessor, and handed over the buildings to its members, the vicar of Higham Ferrers being made the first master or warden.
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  • But in the course of time, notwithstanding many criticisms and objections, the reform spread from bottom fermentation to top fermentation breweries on the continent and in America.
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  • When the law speaks universally, and something happens which is not according to the common course of events, it is right that the law should be modified in its application to that particular case, as the lawgiver himself would have done, if the case had been present to his mind.
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  • We shall suppose they did it upon great consideration and weighing of the matter, and it would be very strange and very ill if we should disturb and set aside what has been the course for a long series of times and ages."
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  • The majority of the council abandoned their supporter, who was executed in due course.
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  • A mixture of the melanistic with the albinistic type will of course give rise to parti-coloured cats.
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  • The course of the road after the first six miles from Rome is not identical with that of any modern road, but can be clearly traced by remains of pavement and buildings along its course.
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  • In 1672, having finished his philosophy course, he was given a scholarship at the college of St Michel at Paris by Jean, marquis de Pompadour, lieutenant-general of the Limousin.
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  • The head of the college, the abbe Antoine Faure, who was from the same part of the country as himself, befriended the lad, and continued to do so for many years after he had finished his course, finding him pupils and ultimately obtaining for him the post of tutor to the young duke of Chartres, afterwards the regent duke of Orleans.
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  • In course of time the star, with its expansive force diminished, suffers encroachments from the neighbouring vortices, and at length they catch it up. If the ' Princip. part ii.
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  • But the Cartesian theory, like the later speculations of Kant and Laplace, proposes to give a hypothetical explanation of the circumstances and motions which in the normal course of things led to the state of things required by the law of attraction.
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  • Of course a unity of nature is impossible between mind and body so described.
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  • It is picturesquely situated in the hilly district of the upper valley of the river Aire, the course of which is followed by the Leeds and Liverpool canal.
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  • In 1557, however, a great flood caused the Tiber to change its course, so that it no longer flowed under the walls of the castle, but some half a mile farther west; and its old bed (Fiume Morto) has ever since then served as a breeding ground for the malarial mosquito (Anopheles claviger).
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  • In the course of 1551 one of the factions of Kazan offered the whole khanate to the young tsar, and on the 20th of August 1552 he stood before its walls with an army of 150,000 men and 50 guns.
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  • After the junction of the two branches the river pursues a winding course, generally south-east, for about Boo m.
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  • The course of the Tigris is much shorter than that of the Euphrates, about 1150 m.
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  • Beginning shortly below Tekrit there are indications of considerable canalization, both for the purpose of irrigating country remote from the river, and also of shortening the course of the river for navigation.
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  • None of these canals is serviceable at the present time, and few carry water in any part of their course, even in flood time.
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  • From Bagdad downward, the course of the Tigris is peculiarly serpentine and shifting.
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  • In the time of the Sassanian kings, however, as at the present time, the Tigris occupied a more easterly course.
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  • Indeed, the lower course of the Tigris, even more than that of the Euphrates, has always been subject to change.
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  • While the Tigris never played the same role historically as the Euphrates, numerous remains of antiquity are to be seen along its course.
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  • Cuneiform inscriptions and bas-reliefs have been found at the sources of both the western and eastern Tigris, as well as at various points on the cliffs along the upper course of both branches.
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  • This site of the Prytaneum at Athens cannot be definitely fixed; it is generally supposed that in the course of time several buildings bore the name.
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  • In due course Alexander was born, and Philip's suspicions were overcome by a second appearance of the dragon, which was held to prove the divine fatherhood.
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  • Having circulated a prophecy that the son of Apollo was to be born again, he contrived that there should be found in the foundations of the temple to Aesculapius, then in course of construction at Abonouteichos, an egg in which a small live snake had been placed.
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  • The highland region of northern Albania is divided into two portions by the lower course of the Drin; the mountains of the northern portion, the Bieska Malziis, extend in a confused and broken series of ridges from Scutari to the valleys of the Ibar and White Drin; they comprise the rocky group of the Prokletia, or Accursed Mountains, with their numerous ramifications, including Mount Velechik, inhabited by the Kastrat and Shkrel tribes, Bukovik by the Hot, Golesh by the Klement, Skulsen (7533 ft.), Baba Vrkh (about 7306 ft.), Maranay near Scutari, and the Bastrik range to the east.
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  • A proposal to confine the Drin to its former course by means of a dyke, and to ease the downflow of the Boyana by a canal opening navigation to Lake Scutari, has long been considered by the Turkish authorities.
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  • Experience has shown how valuable and wise this course was.
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  • From this point the " return " pipe drops, usually at the same rate as the flow pipe rises; and in due course the water reaches its starting point, the boiler, and is again heated and again circulated through the system.
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  • If this course is inconvenient, some liquid of low freezing-point, such as glycerine, may be mixed with the water.
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  • The principles are the same as those applied to low-pressure work, but all fittings and appliances must, of course, be made to stand the higher strain to which they are subjected.
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  • The piping takes a winding or zigzag course, and by the time the outlet is reached, the water it contains has reached a high temperature.
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  • Of course two sets of rods may be used, and by their means we may multiply every number less than 111,111,111 and so on.
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  • At first, indeed, this may have been the only possible course.
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  • The appointment of these would be regarded as a matter of course, and would not seem to call for any special notice in such a narrative as the Acts of the Apostles.
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  • Ecclesiastical affairs were, as a matter of course, wholly under the management of the cantonal and municipal authorities, and Zwingli was content that it should be so.
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  • In 1795, of course, everything was upset, and it was not until after the restoration of the Netherland States that a new organization was formed in 1816.
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  • The Adige has a course of about 220 m., and, after the Po, is the most important river in Italy.
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  • In Roman times it flowed, in its lower course, much farther north than at present, along the base of the Euganean hills, and entered the sea at Brondolo.
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  • 587 the river broke its banks, and the main stream took its present course, but new streams opened repeatedly to the south, until now the Adige and the Po form conjointly one delta.
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  • The lower course of the Desaguadero is known as the Salado because of the .brackish character of its water.
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  • The largest of the rivers through which Argentina drains into the Plata system are the Pilcomayo, which rises in Bolivia and flows south-east along the Argentine frontier for about 400 m.; the Bermejo, which rises on the northern frontier and flows south-east into the Paraguay; and the Salado del Norte (called Rio del Juramento in its upper course), which rises on the high mountain slopes of western Salta and flows south-east into the Parana.
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  • He continued the ascent of the Parana as far as the rapids of Apipe, and finding his course barred in this direction, he afterwards explored the river Paraguay, which he mounted as far as the mouth of the affluent called by the Indians Lepeti, now the river Bermejo.
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  • Alone among French rivers, the Rhne, itself Alpine in character in its upper course, is partly fed by Alpine rivers (the Arve, the Isre and the Durance) which have their floodsin spring at the melting of the snow, and are maintained by glacierwater in summer.
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  • The Am, the, Sane (which rises in the Faucilles and in the lower part of its course skirting the regions of Bresse and Dombes, receives the Doubs and joins the Rhone at Lyons), the Ardche and the Gard are the affluents on the right; on the left it is joined by the Arve, the Isre, the Drme and the Durance.
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  • The Garonne rises in the valley of Aran (Spanish Pyrenees), enters France near Bagnres-de-Luchon, has first a north-west course, then bends to the north-east, and soon resumes its first direction.
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  • In the lower part of its course, from the Bec-dAnibez, where it receives the Dordogne, it becomes considerably wider, and takes the name of Gironde.
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  • Below Orleans it takes its course towards the south-west, and lastly from Saumtir runs west, till it reaches the Atlantic between Paimbceuf and St Nazaire.
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  • For the production of wheat, in respect of which France is self-supporting, French Flanders, the Seine basin, notably the Beauce and the Brie, and the regions bordering on the lower course of the Loire and the upper course of the Garonne, are the chief areas.
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  • The financial year in France begins on the 1st of January, and the budget of each financial year must be laid on the table Budget of the Chamber of Deputies in the course of the ordinary session of the preceding year in time for the discussion upon it to begin in October and be concluded before the 31st of December.
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  • When the Chamber of Deputies has voted the budget it is submitted to a similar course of procedure in the Senate.
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  • In theory a two-years contingent of course should be half as large again as a three-years one, but in practice, France has not men enough for so great an increase.
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  • The chief naval school is the Ecole navale at Brest, which is devoted to the training of officers; the age of admission is from fifteen to eighteen years, and pupils after completing their course pass a year on a frigate school.
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  • Public primary schools include (1) icoles maternellesinfant schools for children from two to six years old; (2) elementary primary schoolsthese are the ordinary schools for children from six to thirteen; (3) higher primary schools (coles primaires suprieures) and supplementary courses; these admit pupils who have gained the certificate of primary elementary studies (cerlificat diludes primaires), offer a more advanced course and prepare for technical instruction; (4) primary technical schools (coles manuelles dapprenlissage, coles primaires suprleures professionnelles) kept by the communes or departments.
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  • Its course is about 600 m.
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  • It formerly joined the Kura; but in 1897 it changed its lower course, and now runs direct to the Kizil-agach Bay of the Caspian.
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  • No remains, and of course no living species, of these tortoises are known to exist or have existed on the mainland.
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  • From the Valley Gate the wall took an easterly course for a distance of woo cubits to the Dung Gate, near which on the east was the Fountain Gate, not far from the lower pool of Siloam.
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  • There are also carriage roads to Bethlehem, Hebron and Jericho, and a road to Nablus was in course of construction in 1909.
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  • The city must have gradually declined in the course of time; but the ruins of the Achaemenidae remained as a witness to its ancient glory.
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  • Entering the department of Lot, it abandons a south-westerly for a westerly course and flowing in a sinuous channel traverses the department of Dordogne, where it receives the waters of the Vezere.
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  • He is said to have spent more than £ 70,000 in the course of the following twelve years (1798-1810).
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  • In the last stage (c) the exclusion of the ordinary Levites from all share in the priesthood of the sons of Aaron is looked upon as a matter of course, dating from the institution of priestly worship by Moses.
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  • But of course the 3 In actual life the Sabbath was often far from being the burden which the Rabbinical enactments would have led us to expect.
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  • A man may live on in the world by his teaching and example as a power for good, a factor of human progress, and he may also be continuing and completing his course under conditions still more favourable to all most worthy in him.
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  • The Snowy river has the greater part of its course in New South Wales, but its mouth and the last 120 m.
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  • The Daly, which in its upper course is called the Katherine, is navigable for a considerable distance, and small vessels are able to ascend over 100 m.
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  • These run in wet seasons, but in every instance for a short distance only, and sooner or later they are lost in sand-hills, where their waters disappear and a line of stunted gum-trees (Eucalyptus rostrata) is all that is present to indicate that there may be even a soakage to mark the abandoned course.
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  • Marine Ordovician rocks were deposited along the same general course.
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  • Of course, in a territory of such large extent there are many varieties of climate, and the heat is greater along the coast than on the elevated lands of the interior.
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  • In 1503 a French navigator named Binot Paulmyer, sieur de Gonneville, was blown out of his course, and landed on a large island, which was claimed to be the great southern land of tradition, although Flinders and other authorities are inclined to think that it must have been Madagascar.
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  • The reference is, of course, to the kangaroo, which Pelsaert had also remarked and quaintly described some sixty years previously.
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  • He was, however, disappointed in this, as after descending the course of the Macquarie below Mount Harris, he found that the river ended in an immense swamp overgrown with reeds.
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  • The course of the Murrumbidgee, a deep and rapid river, was followed by the same eminent explorer in his second expedition in 1831 with a more satisfactory result.
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  • This stream, the Murray, in the upper part of its course runs in a north-westerly direction, but afterwards turning southwards, almost at a right angle, expands into Lake Alexandrina on the south coast, about 60 m.
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  • The Barcoo or Cooper's Creek and its tributary streams were traced from the Queensland mountains, holding a south-westerly course to Lake Eyre in South Australia; the Flinders, the Gilbert, the Gregory, and other northern rivers watering the country towards the Gulf of Carpentaria were also explored.
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  • In the course of the proceedings it was announced that Queensland desired to come within the proposed union; and in view of this development, and in order to give further opportunity for the consideration of the bill, the convention again adjourned.
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  • The other colonies interested were anxious to bring the matter to a speedy termination, and readily agreed to this course of procedure.
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