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  • He led us here.

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  • He retrieved his hat and quietly led his horse away.

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  • He led her to the restaurant and they took a table, ordering supper and exchanging stories.

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  • She led a hard life, and somewhat inhumane.

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  • You led me to believe we needed money... and you left me.

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  • He could have led her deep into the woods with intent to harm.

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  • "Russ," He corrected as he gripped her arm and led her to the door.

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  • He led her down a short hallway and opened the first door.

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  • Sofi said the Originals aren't what we've been led to believe them to be.

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  • She led him to the back room where her things were piled and then resumed her last hour of work at the diner.

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  • Felipa led Carmen to the top of the stairs.

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  • I couldn't tell if the look he gave me was incredulity or concern but he grabbed my arm and led me outside where a suited man who must have topped six foot five was walking toward us.

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  • Brandon led her outside and they walked casually toward the barn.

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  • A vague trail led up the side of the mountain to the bluff.

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  • If his experiences and observations hadn't led him to the concepts, SMALL, LARGE, GOOD, BAD, SWEET, SOUR, he would have nothing to attach the word-tags to.

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  • Both of them led downhill and troops were marching along both.

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  • He nodded and led them into the rainy night.

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  • One thing led to another and I finally worked up the courage to offer you the job.

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  • She led us into a large room, dominated by a pot belly stove.

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  • Not sure what to make of her or what he felt, he led Han out and closed the door.

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  • All the same, he gently took her elbow and led her to the house.

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  • He led the great king to his palace and begged that he would dine with him.

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  • The two bound men were led off to the master's house.

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  • Then he led her into the cave.

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  • Together they led her away.

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  • He led his armies through many countries.

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  • Señor Medena took her elbow in his hand and led her down the hall.

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  • Exhausted, Dusty took a silent Bianca's hand and led her back to the others.

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  • Then the Russian ambassador took him by the shoulder, led him to the window, and began to talk to him.

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  • He led her into the cold night and back to the car.

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  • Maybe that pathway merely led to a barn.

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  • He led her to a large mossy rock that was etched with a name and date.

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  • The sense grew stronger as she led them down the hall past a waiting room and nurse's station towards the quiet hallway lined by patients' rooms, each housing four to five patients.

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  • Carmen led Felipa to the cafeteria and bought her lunch.

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  • Bordeaux took her elbow in his hand and ceremoniously led her to the wagon.

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  • A side-glance led her gaze to the startled eyes of Bordeaux.

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  • He took her arm and led her to the couch, retreating to the kitchen for more cookies, water, and a bottle of painkillers.

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  • Clearly it is fate that everything led up to this!

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  • Though he heard and saw nothing around him he found his way by instinct and did not go wrong in the side streets that led to the Povarskoy.

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  • Its end led directly to the Cold War, which consumed inconceivable amounts of money and almost pushed the world to the brink of nuclear devastation.

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  • This led to the creation of large libraries all around the world—and this was a problem.

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  • A sort of inclined tunnel led upward for a way, and they found the floor of it both rough and steep.

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  • Nearly two terms of fighting the Cold War led him to conclude, as he put it, War in our time has become an anachronism.

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  • Other crowds, exhausted and hungry, went forward led by their officers.

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  • When the music stopped, he cupped one of her elbows and led her back to their table.

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  • He led the way to the door, all the while muttering something under his breath about something being stupid.

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  • He led me at once to the widest part of the pond, and could not be driven from it.

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  • They're led about just for show! remarked another.

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  • At the chief entrance to the palace, however, an official came running out to meet him, and learning that he was a special messenger led him to another entrance.

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  • Jule led her away, and Bianca returned to the railing.

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  • It has led us up those last few steps to the mountain pass; and beyond there is a different country.

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  • The old count's horse, a sorrel gelding called Viflyanka, was led by the groom in attendance on him, while the count himself was to drive in a small trap straight to a spot reserved for him.

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  • The governor's wife led him up to a tall and very stout old lady with a blue headdress, who had just finished her game of cards with the most important personages of the town.

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  • At the end of the hall, a steep set of stairs led to the attic.

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  • He led her to his truck and opened the door, helping her into the truck.

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  • She took Molly's hand and led her to a corner chair.

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  • I felt like a zombie, being led around aimlessly.

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  • The morning after my teacher came she led me into her room and gave me a doll.

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  • Hussar cornet Zherkov had at one time, in Petersburg, belonged to the wild set led by Dolokhov.

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  • It was a German cart with a pair of horses led by a German, and seemed loaded with a whole houseful of effects.

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  • Science and faith together led him to try to make his way into the soul which he believed was born in Laura Bridgman as in every other human being.

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  • A drummer, their leader, turned round facing the singers, and flourishing his arm, began a long-drawn-out soldiers' song, commencing with the words: "Morning dawned, the sun was rising," and concluding: "On then, brothers, on to glory, led by Father Kamenski."

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  • "Yes, indeed; come into my shop, please," and the braided man turned and led the way into a smaller cave, where he evidently lived.

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  • The shepherd led them gently back to the hut and gave them their usual supper of bread and milk.

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  • He led him to the desk, raised the lid, drew out a drawer, and took out an exercise book filled with his bold, tall, close handwriting.

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  • Princess Mary listened without understanding him; she led him to the house, offered him lunch, and sat down with him.

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  • Pierre's way led through side streets to the Povarskoy and from there to the church of St. Nicholas on the Arbat, where he had long before decided that the deed should be done.

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  • Throughout the meal she led the subject a weaving path around the animals, the weather, and work on the nursery.

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  • He led the horse around and they left the ravine, traveling at right angles to the path the Indians had taken.

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  • You're a fool led by a fool.

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  • He took her hand and led her out of the barracks through the back door and into the main house.

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  • They were taken to the entrance and led into the house one by one.

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  • I had just sunk my head on this when the bells rung fire, and in hot haste the engines rolled that way, led by a straggling troop of men and boys, and I among the foremost, for I had leaped the brook.

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  • This path led to the barn.

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  • So Zeb unharnessed Jim, and several of the servants then led the horse around to the rear, where they selected a nice large apartment that he could have all to himself.

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  • Then he drew his face down, kissed him, and taking him by the hand led him forward.

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  • At the descent of the high steep hill, down which a winding road led out of the town past the cathedral on the right, where a service was being held and the bells were ringing, Pierre got out of his vehicle and proceeded on foot.

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  • When Scherbinin came galloping from the left flank with news that the French had captured the fleches and the village of Semenovsk, Kutuzov, guessing by the sounds of the battle and by Scherbinin's looks that the news was bad, rose as if to stretch his legs and, taking Scherbinin's arm, led him aside.

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  • Two more prisoners were led up.

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  • Apart from that, the chief source of our error in this matter is due to the fact that in the historical accounts a whole series of innumerable, diverse, and petty events, such for instance as all those which led the French armies to Russia, is generalized into one event in accord with the result produced by that series of events.

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  • Betsy looked about to say something, but turned and led the others to the conference room.

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  • A Hispanic woman in green pajamas took my arm and I was led to a small cubicle.

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  • He led them within another but smaller circle of hedge, where grew one large and beautiful bush.

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  • This led to Austria-Hungary declaring war on Serbia on July 28, 1914.

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  • I remember his caressing touch as he led me from tree to tree, from vine to vine, and his eager delight in whatever pleased me.

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  • Is it blind? she asked; for in her mind the idea of being led was associated with blindness.

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  • At last she got up, gave me the mug, and led me out of the door to the pump-house.

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  • My house was on the side of a hill, immediately on the edge of the larger wood, in the midst of a young forest of pitch pines and hickories, and half a dozen rods from the pond, to which a narrow footpath led down the hill.

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  • They entered the large hall, from which one of the doors led to the apartments assigned to Prince Vasili.

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  • The success of the trick that had placed the Vienna bridge in the hands of the French without a fight led Murat to try to deceive Kutuzov in a similar way.

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  • He was being held by the arms and his horse was being led behind him.

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  • On the contrary, the energetic action of that battery led the French to suppose that here--in the center--the main Russian forces were concentrated.

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  • She put on her sunglasses and started toward the one part of the house Han had warned her away from: the patio that led into the gardens.

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  • Embarrassed by her words and the tears streaming down her face, she ran past him and up the stairs leading to the second floor, issuing a cry of frustration when she realized she didn't know which of the three wings led to her room.

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  • He led her to his private suite, which took up half of one wing.

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  • He led her down the stairs into a basement that looked more like a dungeon.

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  • Jake led him into the Gregorian mansion, whose stone walls resembled an old school fortress.

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  • Jake led him into a dark wine cellar, and they paused to reload.

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  • He led her from the library, across the courtyard, and into the far wing of the mansion she'd not yet explored.

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  • He waved her out of the theatre and led her toward the mansion.

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  • How good was a Defender of Humanity who purposely looked away from something that led to so many deaths?

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  • He waved her out and led her at a quick pace to the front door.

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  • The men piled into two Tahoes, and the woman led her to a small Honda.

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  • The door opened and led to another keypad.

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  • He looked around and found a familiar dirt trail that led to a large rock overlooking the desert he'd sat on earlier to watch the sunset.

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  • Texting, Traci led them into the jewelry store.

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  • He led her into a small, grey elevator that plunged quickly to the depths beneath the mountain.

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  • Her apprehension grew as the vamp led her down a maze of hallways through scores of other vamps and past multiple doorways.

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  • She whirled, but the vamp that had led her into the underground lair blocked the doorway.

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  • Pierre led them to the empty, well-lit helicopter hangar, where several men crowded around a still body on the hangar floor.

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  • Pierre gripped each of their arms and led them toward two black Tahoes.

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  • Sofia only half-listened as she led them down the stairs, anxious to get back to Damian and the place that had become her home.

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  • She took Darian's hand and led him down the hall like the lost child he was.

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  • With an anxious look around to make sure no one was watching, Deidre peeked into the open door, hoping it led to a McDonalds or some other place with food.

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  • He led her into a large study with a huge, brown leather couch near a dead hearth.

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  • She prayed for Selyn to find her way home safely then led them through the portal into Hell.

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  • Cynthia came to the rescue, taking the young girl's arm, and led her to the kitchen.

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  • "You could see if the library has a Mayan-English dictionary," Cynthia offered with a twinkle in her eye as she led Maria to the dining room, holding her hand.

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  • Cynthia led Martha to the kitchen.

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  • Martha scooted around them leaving Cynthia to try and hide her concern with a false smile as she led the quarrelsome foursome into the dining room with a plate of pastry.

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  • When he finished, my mother took my hand and led me to my room.

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  • After introductions, Dean was led to a laboratory in the rear of the building.

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  • Dean looked at his wife for help, but she just shrugged and smiled, and Dean let himself be led up the street.

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  • She led the participants to the front of the room.

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  • While Dean had been at odds with the man since their first confrontation last January, it was Fitzgerald's venomous comments at the debate that led Dean to now believe him capable of almost anything.

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  • The gravel road led past a small subdivision, then a few individual houses and small but beautiful Lake Lenoir, before climbing into the open and leading to a beautiful panorama of the Uncompahgre Valley and the snow-capped mountains to the west.

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  • Lydia walked away from him, down the path to the beginning of the trail that led back to an area known as the Big Blue Wilderness.

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  • Lydia Larkin had led Dean in with neither exchanging a word.

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  • "I'm leaving tonight," she said as the Deans led the well-dressed woman back to their private quarters.

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  • Not many people thought differently of the first Ancient Immortal, who had led the Council with six of his sons for many years before being killed.

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  • He led her through the stronghold and into the courtyard and garden area between the walls and the fortress.

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  • She headed for the door in the wall that led from the gardens to the exterior of the compound.

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  • The night he slept with her and condemned her to walk the path that led her to Hell.

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  • He led her to the window.

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  • Alex was talking to someone in the living room as she led Destiny down the hallway.

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  • He led the horses outside and helped her up on Princess.

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  • He slipped the rifle out of its boot and led the way through the underbrush.

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  • He led the way out of the barn.

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  • She gave in to the rush of desire, knowing that wherever he led, she could count on an utterly delightful experience.

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  • The nurse arrived after a few minutes and led her in to see Alex.

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  • When he came back in, he grabbed Carmen by the hand and led her to the study.

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  • The radar led you astray.

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  • The cafeteria where she led him looked medieval at best, a stone hall with lines of crude picnic tables and dark hearths.

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  • No matter where the compass pointed, it led him to the correct body.

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  • He followed the instinct that led him to Deidre and trotted up the stairs leading to the top of the fortress.

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  • She paused, afraid of where this doorway led, and steadied her breathing before stepping through, at once disoriented to appear in a small kindergarten class.

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  • Deidre led him into the shadow world at a quick pace.

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  • They led onto a balcony, but it was the eerie green glow beyond that caught her attention.

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  • The twists and turns led her sometimes towards it, sometimes back the way she came.

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  • The Immortal led him down the hallway to a familiar library.

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  • I led the Council long enough to know there's usually more than one.

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  • A second glass led her to think it was all her fault.

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  • He led her past closed doors and through hallways carved out of black stone.

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  • Wynn led her to a door guarded by another demon and stepped aside.

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  • He led her to the window overlooking the street.

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  • He took her hand and led her through the crowd at a steady pace.

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  • He led her toward Jared's direction.

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  • He led her through a fortress too ancient for her to date, its blackened walls and well-worn stones massive and thick.

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  • The robed man led her into the fortress and wound his way through bright intersections, down stairs, and into a more opulent part of the building.

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  • The robed man who had led her to the hall strode forward and took the vial, then backed away silently.

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  • He led her back the way she'd come and to a small house with a couple dozen fluffy sheep in a pen in back.

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  • Airy hallways led through the hacienda style structure on either side of her.

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  • The hallway led into an open area with one car in the large parking lot and a medieval stone wall and turrets surrounding the entire hacienda.

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  • The woman led her straight into a small cafeteria with rustic tables and benches, an open fireplace, and a sagging buffet table along one wall.

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  • Megan led her again through hallways that fell silent when she passed.

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  • Megan led her down the hall to a room dedicated to shoes.

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  • Another door led to a chamber with several bathing tubs.

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  • Still another door led her to a locker room with mirrors along two walls and another door to the restrooms.

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  • The final door led to a sauna.

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  • He led her down a floor to a large gym where a group of men stood in a loose cluster on a mat.

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  • He led her to the uppermost floor of the castle, to a hallway with magnificent views of a green valley with towering trees.

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  • Hannah gathered her things and led her down to a warm, waiting car.

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  • Kris strode past him and led him through the castle's ground floor, whose wide, carpeted halls felt nice on his paws.

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  • The trail led him to Kris.s large chamber, and he strode in without knocking.

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  • She wondered if Hannah knew yet about the Immortals and how Katie.s tattoo hadn.t been the result of a fling in Ireland as she led her sister to believe.

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  • He walked up the beach and into the shrubs, finding a path that led to a small village of red cottages.

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  • He trailed as Rhyn led him toward the brightest portal, and Rhyn took the healer.s arm to hurry him along.

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  • She led him to the bed.

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  • Hannah chuckled, soon distracted as her gaze took in the entertaining parlor Katie led her to.

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  • She led them into Kris.s room again and slammed the door, vaguely pissed at the Ancient for having the only door that locked in the whole castle.

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  • She led them into a courtyard lined on all four sides with lopsided doors.

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  • Rhyn led them down the main floor and out the front door, slamming into one of Kris.s Immortals by accident.

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  • Helga led her to the men.s wing of the Sanctuary and opened a door to a room smaller than Katie.s.

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  • The woman had wrapped Iliana.s hand and elevated it, though the blonde's wheezing led him to believe she wouldn.t last long.

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  • Jade had led them onto a beach.

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  • Daniela led them to the men.s wing, where one sweaty, bloodied Immortal was standing outside of Sasha.s room while the other stood guard over Jade, who was hogtied in the middle of the small courtyard around which the men.s wing was situated.

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  • Soon after, a warrior came to her door and led her down several halls and into a tiny box resembling an elevator.

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  • The prisoner was led away.

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  • Kiera braced herself and exited behind Evelyn, whose quick step led them back to the main house and outside, where the floating tents were still in place.

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  • The men led her into a large meeting hall with warriors clumped in small groups throughout the hall.

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  • He took her arm and led her through the crowd into the night.

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  • He led her to a bench in the middle of the house and glanced at an awaiting servant, who darted away.

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  • He led her into the hot morning.

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  • He led her through the small encampment toward the mountain and up a smooth walkway to the flattened peak of one ridge.

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  • Mansr led her back to the small dwelling she shared with him and his son.

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  • He led her through the men, who stared at her warily, and down several halls.

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  • He could picture her, holding the hem of her gown, climbing onto the chair, perhaps even smiling, before kicking it away, and waiting the few agonizing moments until death took her hand and led her to its darkness.

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  • Edith allowed herself to be led back to her seat.

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  • When the crowd began to break up in earnest, she took her husband's arm and led him to their kitchen where a chicken pot pie was still bubbling on the table.

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  • Donald Ryland led the troupe down the path on the west side of the river.

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  • Claire and Effie Quincy led the parade to the table.

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  • She let herself be led to a corner chair.

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  • Cynthia took Martha by the hand and led her back to the small first floor bedroom, recently vacated by Ryland.

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  • She was a very obsessive woman too, a far different person than we were all led to believe.

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  • What a sad and tragic life poor Annie led.

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  • He took her hand and led her up the stairs.

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  • Gabriel led them to the second floor and to two bed chambers.

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  • They were led to a room with a long table in the center surrounded by chairs.

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  • Gabriel led them to another room.

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  • He led the remaining man to Sarah.

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  • He rose, held her hand, and led her to the looking glass.

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  • They discovered that they had led similar lives, both belonging to families of high standing and wealth.

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  • She led him to a chair, and then poured them both drinks.

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  • Walking a path that led to the pond, he found the distinct smell of human.

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  • For a moment, he thought she might cry, so he led her back into the hallway.

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  • She set her mouth in a pout as Connor kissed her hair and led her out of the room.

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  • And led her away.

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  • She took his hand, kissed his palm, and led him to the bedroom.

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  • Jackson led her to sit on the sofa.

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  • Jackson grumbled as he led her away.

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  • Jackson then led her to the music room.

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  • Jackson and Elisabeth led the newlyweds outside as Jackson explained, This is a little late.

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  • Connor led Sarah out of the kitchen.

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  • One glance led to a double-take and then he abandoned the letter.

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  • Carmen led him through the dairy.

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  • "Come on," Josh said curtly to Carmen, and led her to the table with a stride she couldn't hope to match.

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  • She stared at his back as he led Ed to the truck.

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  • He led her across the wide porch and unlocked the door, flipping on the light.

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  • He tugged on his boots and led her through a large formal dining room.

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  • Then he led her out patio doors through a small courtyard, down steps and a concrete walkway to a tidy barn.

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  • He led her to the window seat again, and they sat there watching the sun set.

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  • Her years of training led her to a conclusion she couldn't yet embrace: that the only way to hide the large-scaled planning would require someone on the inside of the government.

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  • They opened, and he led his team past the layers of security into the facility.

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  • Planey led them to the barracks.

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  • Brady led her to the door without releasing her hand and opened it for her.

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  • Dan led them to Brady's tent and pushed the tent flap open.

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  • Dan led them into a narrow hall and to another locked door.

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  • He led them through the maze until they emerged into a yawning cave lit by lanterns then continued into another set of halls.

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  • He waved the helo away and led her to the hidden entrance.

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  • The brunette waved in return and led her through the small town to a boardwalk lining the wide, slow-moving Mississippi River.

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  • Kelli led her into a building.

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  • Kelli greeted a few of the women in the room and led Lana into what looked like a former warehouse in the back of the building.

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  • The soldier led them up a set of stairs winding around smaller buildings and into a building apart from the rest.

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  • The soldier led them down to the canal.

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  • She led him to the other side, where a group of toddlers were playing with toys carved from the forest's trees.

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  • He led her down a set of stairs and through a thick metal door at the bottom.

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  • The underground tunnel led through several other chambers.

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  • Dan bypassed the mansion and led him towards the lake, where two forms stood on a large dock.

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  • Gabe's step faltered, and he tripped for the first time since he'd led them into the forest.  Katie's gaze went from Andre to the death-dealer.

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  • They ran until daylight then slowed.  Gabe followed a trail Rhyn couldn't see that led them to a stream.  The assassin stopped and knelt to splash water on his face.

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  • Ully obeyed.  They crept through the hallways, avoiding any that seemed crowded.  Toby followed the directions he saw in his memories and led them to a small chamber near the center of the fortress.  They entered and closed the door, seeing the open portal hovering in the middle.  He took Ully's hand, and they stepped into it.

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

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  • Toby shook his head and started forward again, wondering when Ully had lost his sense of humor.  He led them in the direction where he sensed Katie, until night and clouds rendered the jungle too dark.

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  • Death didn't come.  Darkness fell, and Rhyn waited.  He paced and stretched, imagining there would be some kind of a struggle.  At long last, he forced himself to admit she wasn't coming.  No one could've overlooked the blow he dealt her underworld.  The trees all around them had died off with a tear forming in the earth that led in the direction of the palace.

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  • "It was stopped by the Dark One, who knew what I'd do if he didn't stop it," she said.  "Darkyn led this assault without the Dark One's permission.  He was banished deep into Hell.  This time, I can do nothing, and they know it.  If you ask me, I will give Katie and your child back to you.  The price will be this."

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  • He hesitated and then held out a hand.  She took it.  His warm hands were rough and large.  He squeezed hers.  He led her away from the courtyard and lights into the dark night.  They walked hand in hand for a few moments, alone under the full moon.  She'd walked with him before, but this night, it was different.  She felt the shift between them.

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  • It led to the last apocalyptic age that predated my predecessor here.  It was not a good time, Rhyn.  I'm hoping I can calm the waters down.

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  • Mrs. Thompson led me in to the office where she sat down and filled out a bunch of papers.

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  • The motel consisted of 40 units on two floors, ten to either side of a main entrance that led to the office and restaurant.

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  • On the far side of the roadway, the man walked the short distance to the pathway that led to the beach.

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  • She led the detective through a kitchen cluttered with coffee cups, soiled plates and two half-eaten cakes.

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  • Jake was led forward by his attorney, a newcom­er, a dapper little man resplendent in vest, patent leather shoes and a gold watch chain, all topped off by a condescending smile that seemed to say, "Look out, rubes, I'm going to spring this poor victim before you finish administrating the oath."

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  • Her hawk-shaped nose, most pronounced in profile, must have led to numerous grade school nicknames.

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  • He nearly broke both their necks when he slipped on the wet tile floor as he made his way to the receptionist who directed them to a flight of metal stairs that led downward to an empty hall.

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  • Nothing led Dean to believe she was more than someone befriended by Byrne but he was anxious to learn if this new phone message would change this opinion.

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  • The path led step by step from the renter of Bascomb Place, with Fred and Dean always a step behind him.

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  • No matter what he did, the man will swear she led him on.

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  • "I don't remember this trail," he said indicating a rocky trail that led straight up the mountain.

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  • She took his hand and led him toward the door.

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  • He took her hand and led her back down the trail without saying a word.

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  • Princess followed as she led Ed to the corral, but Random and Casper decided to stay near the house.

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  • Alex took her elbow and led her toward the door.

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  • She obliged and he led her across the barn, telling her to stand still for a minute.

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  • He took her hand and led her to the window seat.

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  • Alex took her arm and led her to the window seat, where he sat down beside her and took her hand.

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  • Darian mounted his horse again, joining Jule as the Original Immortal led his horse down the beach.

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  • Jenn took the boy's hand and led him out of the building into the bailey area.

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  • Trusting Claire had led Darian to his enslavement.

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  • She led him first down the hallway where the gym was, pointing out the locker rooms and weapons room before taking him to the second floor to Jonny's wing and past her doorless room.

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  • He led them into the cold morning, looked around then held out his hand.

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  • The Watcher led her to a hole in the back of a tunnel, and they emerged in a sunny, warm world.

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  • They wandered the hallways on the main floor until finding one that led to a side door of the large, stone building.

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  • They climbed a set of wide, sweeping stone stairs that led up to the building, past towering columns, and into an airy chamber without a ceiling.

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  • Sirian and Rissa led him back to the impressive hold at the center of the city and up a set of stairs to the second level and down a wide hallway.

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  • Rather than submit to her unspoken challenge, he took the horse's reins and led the exhausted beast inside the fortress.

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  • Taran glanced warily toward him as he led the horse toward stables nestled along one wall of the stone fortress.

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  • Sami was led into the center of the tiny arena, and the guards moved away.

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  • They were booed and jeered as he led her quickly out of the arena.

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  • Taran led her down a street lined with small inns before spotting the one marked as Memon said.

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  • He motioned for Taran to follow and led him up the stairs into Rissa's expansive chambers.

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  • Hilden took her arm quickly and led her a short distance away into a darkened alley.

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  • She dismounted and led her horse toward the small group, edgy and leery of the battle going on around her.

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  • She recognized the messenger boy the moment he was led into the chamber.

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  • The guards led her into the streets and behind the hold.

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  • Vara motioned her out from under the tent and led her toward the caravan.

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  • Hilden led him across the hall to a smaller group of men.

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  • When hers started, she took Alex by the hand and led him to the dance floor.

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  • Gerald was easy to talk to and his conversation generally led her in the direction she needed to go.

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  • The trail they followed led around the base of a bluff.

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  • Carmen led them toward the trail to the high ground.

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  • He seemed perfectly happy to follow wherever Alex led the conversation.

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  • She put an arm around Alfonso and led him to the door.

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  • Megan stepped off the verandah onto a walkway that led through the garden.

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  • Something about his expression led her to believe he was talking about the latter.

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  • He guided her up the steps that led to an apartment over a garage.

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  • He frowned as he led her across the verandah in a graceful waltz.

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  • He exited out the sliding glass doors off the formal living area that led to the private beach behind the building.

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  • A few moments later, he heard the sounds of groggy protest as Jessi roused his dinner and led her out of the apartment.

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  • Jessi led him up the stairs to the kitchen, not caring what Xander said about staying where he could see her.

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  • Grudgingly, she went to the opened doors opposite her that led directly onto the beach.

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  • He led them towards the massive red barn at the center of the buildings.

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  • When the rustling behind her stopped, she led the woman out of the apartment and locked the door behind her.

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  • He led her down into the basement of the gated apartment building, where the wealthy residents of the apartment kept their expensive cars.

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  • She ignored Ashley's protests and led her cousin away from the bookstore.

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  • Dressed in shorts and a snug T-shirt, Jessi shot him a glare as she led his guests in.

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  • She led them through the mall towards the entrance, while her cousins talked.

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  • Xander took her hand and led her through the crowd into the house, ignoring anyone who tried to talk to him.

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  • He led her out of the open bay into an office area.

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  • One led to a closet, another to a bathroom and a third into a spacious living area, off which was another balcony.

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  • Formerly giraffes were found in large herds, but persecution has reduced their number and led to their extermination from many districts.

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  • The herds, which are led by females, appear in general to be family parties; and although commonly restricted to from thirty to fifty, may occasionally include as many as one hundred head.

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  • Certain difficulties that he met with in his speculations led him to the conclusion that the particles of any one kind of gas, though all of them alike, must differ from those of another gas both in size and weight.

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  • to recognize his election led him to change his policy, and, in 1299, a treaty was made between Albert and Philip IV., king of France, by which Rudolph, the son of the German king, was to marry Blanche, a daughter of the French king.

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  • His action in abolishing all tolls established on the Rhine since 1250, led to the formation of a league against him by the Rhenish archbishops and the count palatine of the Rhine; but aided by the towns, he soon crushed the rising.

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  • His rivals saw how his intense personal ambition and egoism led him always to assume the chief place, and to use his parliamentary position to establish himself as leader of the nation.

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  • The epoch-making victory of the 12th of September 1683 was ultimately decided by the charge of the Polish cavalry led by Sobieski in person.

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  • he led a studious life until, when war broke out, he entered the service of the republic of Venice and served with distinction in the field.

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  • Tostig's banishment led to the invasion of Harold Hardrada, king of Norway, and the battle of Stamford Bridge, in which both perished.

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  • He turned to the Anabaptists, was rebaptized in 1533, and for some years led a wandering life.

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  • This led to his presenting at the close of the congress VI.

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  • The reputation of his learning led Majorianus to treat him with the greatest respect.

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  • Articles written in common soon led to a complete literary partnership, and 1831 there appeared in the Revue de Paris a joint novel entitled Prima Donna and signed Jules Sand.

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  • The mention of Liszt has led us to anticipate the end of the story, and we must revert to 1836, when the acquaintance began.

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  • Bixio attempted to reconcile them, but the publication by Cialdini of a letter against Garibaldi provoked a hostility which, but for the intervention of the king, would have led to a duel between Cialdini and Garibaldi.

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  • The marriage of this youth to James IV.'s widow on the 6th of August 1514 did much to identify the Douglases with the English party in Scotland, as against the French party led by Albany, and incidentally to determine the political career of his uncle Gavin.

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  • In some instances these differences are so marked that they have led some botanists to regard as distinct species many forms usually esteemed by others as varieties only.

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  • In 1 774 the governor of Virginia, Lord Dunmore, himself led a force over the mountains, and a body of militia under General Andrew Lewis dealt the Shawnee Indians under Cornstalk a crushing blow at Point Pleasant at the junction of the Kanawha and the Ohio rivers, but Indian attacks continued until after the War of Independence.

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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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  • Her .own predilections led her to literature; and in her society Propertius found the intellectual sympathy and encouragement which were essential for the development of his powers.

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  • It may be assigned to 25 B.C. The dates of the publication of the rest are uncertain, but none of them was published before 24 B.C., and the, last not before 16 B.C. The unusual length of the second one (1402 lines) has led Lachmann and other critics to suppose that it originally consisted of two books, and they have placed the beginning of the third book at ii.

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  • In the medieval inventories are sometimes found albae, described as red, blue or black; which has led to the belief that albs were sometimes not only made of stuffs other than linen, but were coloured.

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  • When in 1706 the Austrian party appeared likely to gain the upper hand, Portocarrero was led by spite and vexation to go over to them.

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  • When the relieving force arrived from Madras under Colonel Clive and Admiral Watson, Hastings enrolled himself as a volunteer, and took part in the action which led to the recovery of Calcutta.

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  • It was this exemption, threatening the very foundations of the Mussulman government, that finally led to a rupture with the nawab.

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  • Fox's India Bill led to the downfall of the Coalition ministry in 1783.

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  • 21, p. 373, Adrien Auzout gives the results of some measures of the diameter of the sun and moon made by himself, and this communication led to the letters of Townley and Bevis above referred to.

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  • But experience soon proved the superiority of the spider web; its perfection of shape, its lightness and elasticity, have led to its universal adoption.

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  • The existence of such mixed matters gives rise to inevitable conflicts of jurisdiction, which may lead, and sometimes have led, to civil war.

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  • His hostility to the insurrectional commune of Paris, which led him to propose transferring the government to Blois, and his attacks upon Robespierre and his friends rendered him very unpopular.

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  • His action led to an altercation with Ossory, the son of Ormonde, in which Ossory used language for which he was compelled to apologize.

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  • His approval of the attempt of the Lords to alter a money bill led to the loss of the supply to Charles and to the consequent displeasure of the king.

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  • Failing health and the disappointment of his political plans led him into violent courses.

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  • The death without direct heirs of Duke John William in 1609 led to serious complications in which almost all the states of Europe were concerned; however, by the treaty of Xanten in 1614, Cleves passed to the elector of Brandenburg, being afterwards incorporated with the electorate by the great elector, Frederick William.

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  • In 371 he led the relief force which was sent to aid the survivors of the battle of Leuctra.

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  • His refusal to comply with the pope's injunctions led to a renewal of the war.

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  • At times he acted as viceroy in William's absence; at times he led the royal forces to chastise rebellions.

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  • In 1494 he was again in the Netherlands, where he led an expedition against the rebels of Gelderland, assisted Perkin Warbeck to make a descent upon England, and formally handed over the government of the Low Countries to Philip. His attention was next turned to Italy, and, alarmed at the progress of Charles VIII.

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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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  • 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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  • This observation led him to further work, and he succeeded in showing that in vascular organs the presence of cells in inflammatory exudates is not the result of exudation but of multiplication of pre-existing cells.

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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 445 a revulsion of feeling led the Megarians to massacre their Athenian garrison.

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  • The consequence of these reports of the hostility of the church led him to abandon all thoughts of publishing.

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  • a propos of the consequent weakness which led him to associate such a defect with beauty.'

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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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  • During the Gothic wars, however, trade was confined to Portus, and the ravages of pirates led to its gradual abandonment.

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  • 1846-51), his first and best-known work, drew on him attacks from the Clerical party which led to his suspension in 1851.

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  • His work Democratic (1859) led to a political prosecution and imprisonment.

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  • Pericles himself led out a fleet against the seceders and, after winning a first engagement, unwisely divided his armament and allowed one squadron to be routed.

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  • The combined complaints of the injured parties led Sparta to summon a Peloponnesian congress which decided on war against Athens, failing a concession to Megara and Corinth (autumn 432).

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  • Pericles led a large squadron to harry the coasts of the Peloponnese, but met with little success.

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  • A revulsion of feeling soon led to his reinstatement, apparently with extraordinary powers.

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  • In 664 at the synod of Whitby, Oswio accepted the usages of the Roman Church, which led to the departure of Colman and the appointment of Wilfrid as bishop of York.

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  • Lucian's own close investigations into Alexander's methods of fraud led to a serious attempt on his life.

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  • His high conception of God's transcendence, it may be supposed, led him to ignore intermediary agencies, which are common in the popular literature, and later, under the influence of this same conception of transcendence, are freely employed.

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  • It was this latter circumstance which ultimately led to its abolition.

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  • His ambiguous conduct, however, led to the despatch of two expeditions against the Mirdites and the devastation of their territory.

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  • led to the devastation of the country and the expatriation of thousands of its inhabitants.

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  • Frequent political changes in Venezuela have led to various modifications in the size and outlines of this state, which comprises large areas of uninhabited territory.

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  • 54) in which Christ preached the sermon that led to his rejection by his fellow townsmen.

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  • But the desire for Canadian unity led the Dominion to assist a transcontinental line connecting Manitoba with eastern Canada.

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  • A too hasty occupation by Canadian officials and settlers led to the rebellion of the Metis under Louis Riel, a native leader.

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  • In the charter granted by the Canadian parliament to the Canadian Pacific railway a clause giving it for twenty years control over the railway construction of the province led to a fierce agitation, till the clause was repealed in 1888.

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  • In 1890 changes in the school system unfavourable to the Roman Catholic Church led to a constitutional struggle, to which was due the defeat of the Federal ministry in 1896.

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  • This steam condensing adds to the water in the pipe and naturally causes an overflow, which is led back to the boiler and re-used.

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  • This method differs from that adopted in the cylinder system, where all services are led from the top of the cylinder.

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  • Frequently a single pipe is led to the tap, but the water in this branch cools and must therefore be drawn off before hot water can be obtained.

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  • As followers rapidly increased they were compelled to hold their own Sunday services, and this naturally led them to appoint as preachers godly laymen possessing the gift of exhortation.

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  • Canada and Australasia led the way, for in these countries the Methodist Church was undivided, and the sentiment was greatly strengthened by the formation in the United Kingdom of the United Methodist Church in 1907.

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  • It has been stated that Napier's mathematical pursuits led him to dissipate his means.

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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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  • As a classical scholar, his scorn of littlenesses sometimes led him into the neglect of minutiae, but he had the higher merit of interpreting ideas.

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  • This has led in some quarters to a desire that the moderator should be clothed with greater responsibility and have his period of office prolonged; should be made, in fact, more of a bishop in the Anglican sense of the word.

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  • The public praise used to be led by an individual called the "precentor," who occupied a box in front of, and a little lower than, the pulpit.

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  • The desire for union which led to the formation of the alliance has, since 1875, borne remarkable fruit.

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  • - The earliest Presbyterian emigration consisted of French Huguenots under the auspices of Admiral Coligny, led to Port Royal, South Carolina, by Jean Ribaut in 1562, and to Florida (near the present St Augustine) by Rene de Laudonniere in 1564, and by Ribaut in 1565.

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  • Charles opened a small business as an apothecary in Dublin, and between 1735 and 1741 he began his career as a pamphleteer by publishing papers on professional matters which led to legislation requiring inspection of drugs.

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  • During the Reconstruction the people of the South were divided thus: nearly all native whites (the most prominent of whom were disfranchised) on one side irrespective of former political faith, and on the other side the ex-slaves organized and led by a few native and Northern whites called respectively scalawags and carpet-baggers, who were supported by the United States government and who controlled the Southern state governments.

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  • Official corruption and speculation have led to some unsound ventures, but in the great majority of cases the lines constructed have been beneficial and productive.

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  • As on previous occasions, the great depreciation in the value of the currency has led to a repudiation of part of its nominal value.

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  • This untoward disaster led to the abandonment of the expedition, which forthwith returned to Spain, bringing with them the news of the discovery of a fresh-water sea.

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  • Suffice it to say that differences with Irala eventually led to his arrest, and to his being sent back to Spain to answer to the charges brought against him for maladministration.

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  • This naturally Asie led to a contraband trade of considerable dimensions.

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  • This illicit commerce went on steadily till 1739, when it led to an outbreak of war between England and Spain, which put an end to the asiento.

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  • The continual encroachments of the Portuguese at length led the Spanish government to take the important step of making Buenos Aires the seat of a viceroyalty with jurisdiction over the territories of the present republics of Bolivia, Paraguay, Uruguay and the Argentine Confederation (1776).

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  • The jealousy of the provinces, however, against the capital led to a series of disturbances, and for many years continual civil war devastated every part of the country.

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  • The combined forces of Buenos Aires and Chile defeated the Spaniards at Chacabuco in 1817, and at Maipu in 1818; and from Chile the victorious general Jose de San Martin led his troops into Peru, where on the 9th of July 1821, he made a triumphal entry into Lima, which had been the chief stronghold of the Spanish power, having from the time of its foundation by Pizarro been the seat of government of a viceroyalty which at one time extended to the river Plate.

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  • The carrying out of Federalist principles led, however, to the formation in the republic of a number of quasiindependent military states, and Dorrego only ruled in Buenos Aires.

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  • The siege of Montevideo led to a joint intervention of England and France.

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  • The breach between the two men which led to open collision took place in 1846.

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  • The two sections of the Argentine nation contrived to exist as separate governments without an open breach of the peace until 1859, when the long-continued tension led to the outbreak of hostilities.

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  • Negotiations were now opened by the government with the provincial authorities for the disarmament of the city and province of Buenos Aires, but they led to nothing.

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  • Negotiations were soon opened which quickly led to the resignation of Costa, and the return of the insurgents to their homes.

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  • The delay of the arbitration tribunal in London in giving its decision in the matter of the disputed boundary in Patagonia led to a crop of wild rumours being disseminated, and to a revival of animosity between the two peoples.

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  • Led to the ministry of commerce and industry or to that of public artment was chiefly formed.

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  • The realization of the fact that the value to France of her colonies was mainly commercial, led at length to the abandonment of the attempt to impose on a great number of diverse peoples—some possessing (as in Indo-China and parts of West Africa) ancient and highly complex civilizations—French laws, habits of mind, tastes and manners.

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  • But a suspicion that he and Martina:had murdered Constantine led soon after to a revolt, and to the mutilation and banishment of the supposed offenders.

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  • He soon, however, returned to Bulgaria, owing to the success of the counterrevolution led by Stamboloff, which overthrew the provisional government set up by the Russian party at Sofia.

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  • The electoral districts so formed are expected to be equal in proportion to the number of inhabitants; but this method has led to much abuse in the past, through the making of unequal districts for partisan purposes.

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  • In 1901 Professor Furtwangler began a more systematic excavation of the site, and the new discoveries he then made, together with a fresh and complete study of the figures and fragments in Munich, have led to a rearrangement of the whole, which, if not certain in all details, may be regarded as approaching finality.

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  • The change in Athenian foreign policy, which was consequent upon the ostracism of Cimon in 461, led to what is sometimes called the First Peloponnesian War, in which the brunt of the fighting fell upon Corinth and Aegina.

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  • The oppression of Antiochus led to a revolt of the Jews under the leadership of the Maccabees, and Judas Maccabaeus succeeded in capturing Jerusalem after severe fighting, but could not get The sites shown on the plan are tentative, and cannot be regarded as certain; see Nehemiah ii.

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  • He took part in the revolutionary propaganda that led to the military movement in Madrid on the 22nd of June 1866.

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  • He lived with the exiled court of Margaret of Anjou at Bar until 1470, and took an active part in the diplomacy which led to the coalition of Warwick and Clarence with the Lancastrians and Louis XI., and indirectly to Edward IV.'s expulsion from the throne.

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  • His temper quickly led him into quarrels with the minister of war, and he resigned his command in 1850.

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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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  • In 1613 he led a large army against his persecutor, on whose murder by two of his officers that year Bethlen was placed on the throne by the Porte, in opposition to the wishes of the emperor, who preferred a prince who would incline more towards Vienna than towards Constantinople.

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  • While Ferdinand was occupied with the Bohemian rebels, Bethlen led his armies into Hungary (1619), and soon won over the whole of the northern counties, even securing Pressburg and the Holy Crown.

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  • led to the repulse of the Turks with severe losses; after a second investment, during which Sultan Suleiman I.

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  • It was this remarkable fact which first led to the idea that, as the rainfall could not be accounted for either by evaporation or by the river discharge, much of the 90% unaccounted for must sink into the ground, and in part be absorbed by some underlying bed-rock.

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  • It would be wrong, however, to conclude that moral considerations have led up to this state of things.

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  • Sickness and discontent led to a mutiny on De Quiros' vessel, and the crew, overpowering their officers during the night, forced the captain to navigate his ship to Mexico.

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  • During the interval elapsing between Dampier's two voyages, an accident led to the closer examination of the coasts of Western Australia by the Dutch.

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  • Oxley now turned aside - led by Mr Evans's report of the country eastward - crossed the Arbuthnot range, and traversing the Liverpool Plains, and ascending the Peel and Cockburn rivers to the Blue Mountains, gained sight of the open sea, which he reached at Port Macquarie.

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  • 139° gaining a practical solution of the problem of the destination of the westward-flowing rivers, Sir Thomas Mitchell, in 1833, led an expedition northward to the upper branches of the Darling; the party met with a sad disaster in the death of Richard Cunningham, brother of the eminent botanist, who was murdered by the blacks near the Bogan river.

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  • One of the most successful expeditions which traversed Western Australia was that led and equipped by the Hon.

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  • This report led to the passing of a number of acts which, proving ineffectual, were followed by the Factories and Shops Act of 1896, passed by the ministry of Mr (afterwards Sir Alexander) Peacock.

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  • In 1548 Charles laid before the states a scheme for making the Netherlands an integral part of the empire under the name of the Circle of Burgundy; but the refusal of the German Electors to make his only son Philip king of the Romans led him to abandon the project, which was never renewed.

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  • A few months after the disaster of Jemmingen, Orange, who had now become a Lutheran, himself led a large army into Brabant.

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  • This triumph was however far more than counterbalanced by the complete defeat of the army, led by Count Louis of Nassau, at Mookerheide near Nijmwegen (14th March).

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  • Advance in his religious ideas led him to seek the freer atmosphere of Strassburg in the autumn of 1529.

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  • His breadth of human sympathy led him to positions which the comparative study of religions has made familiar, but for which his age was unprepared.

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  • Great success had attended the cultivation of cotton, and the high prices obtained for the Turkestan article (most of which is grown in Ferghana, where 742,000 acres were cultivated in 1915), coupled with the increase of railways, led to the abandonment of corn in favour of the cultivation of cotton, and, although W.

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  • It constituted the most common form of divination in ancient Babylonia, where it can be traced back to the 3rd millennium B.C. Among the Etruscans the prominence of the rite led to the liver being looked upon as the trade-mark of the priest.

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  • The inspection of the liver for purposes of divination led to the study of the anatomy of the liver, and there are indeed good reasons for believing that hepatoscopy represents the startingpoint for the study of animal anatomy in general.

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  • It but remains to call attention to the fact that the earlier view of the liver as the seat of the soul gave way among many ancient nations to the theory which, reflecting the growth of anatomical knowledge, assigned that function to the heart, while, with the further change which led to placing the seat of soul-life in the brain, an attempt was made to partition the various functions of manifestations of personality among the three organs, brain, heart and liver, the intellectual activity being assigned to the first-named; the higher emotions, as love and courage, to the second; while the liver, once the master of the entire domain of soul-life as understood in antiquity, was degraded to serve as the seat of the lower emotions, such as jealousy, anger and the like.

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  • In 1874 the Malay state of Perak was placed under British protection by a treaty entered into with its sultan; and this eventually led to the inclusion in a British protectorate of the neighbouring Malay States of Selangor, Sungei Ujong, the cluster of small states called the Negri Sembilan and Pahang, which now form the Federated Malay States.

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  • He was almost as bitter against Wyatt and Mason, whom he denounced as a "papist," and the violence of his conduct led Francis I.

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  • He remained at Lincoln, did nothing to prevent the defeat of Essex's army in the west, and when he at last advanced south to join Essex's and Waller's troops his management of the army led to the failure of the attack upon the king at Newbury on the 27th of October 1644.

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  • The cruises of the " Porcupine " and " Lightning," which led directly to the despatch of the " Challenger " expedition, were altogether within its " sphere of influence "; so also was the great Norwegian Atlantic expedition.

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  • Seeing his bishop, Sixtus, being led to punishment, he cried: "Father!

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  • 31), led the inhabitants to devote themselves to maritime pursuits.

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  • He emerged again in the following year, and took part in the events of the 10th of June and the 10th of August 1792, when he led the people of the faubourg St Antoine to the assault of the Tuileries.

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  • The re-erection of a wayside cross in Annemasse, at the gates of Geneva, amid an enormous concourse of converts, an event which closed the three years of his apostolate, led to the composition of the Defense ...

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  • in the time of Jehoahaz again besieged Samaria, and caused a famine in the city; but some panic led them to raise the siege (2 Kings vi., vii.).

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  • One of his discoveries led to the black-bulb thermometer.

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  • "He led them forth like sheep," in Israel in Egypt, and the music of the Witch of Endor, and the appearance of Samuel's spirit in Saul) are as modern as Gluck's.

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  • The freeliving differ from the majority of the parasitic forms in undergoing no metamorphosis; they also possess certain structural peculiarities which led Bastian (Trans.

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  • (2) The hook may be attached to a rope or chain, and the pulling cylinder connected with a system of pulleys around which the rope is led; by these means the lift can be very largely increased.

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  • ower This fact has led to the introduction of the " crane rated " required.

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  • It is often very desirable to have the quay space as little obstructed by the cranes as possible, so as not to interfere with railway traffic; this has led to the introduction of cranes mounted on high trucks or gantries, sometimes also called " portal " cranes.

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  • Aurangzeb's death and the invasion of Nadir Shah led to a triple alliance among the three leading chiefs, which internal jealousy so weakened that the Mahrattas, having been called in by the Rahtors to aid them, took possession of Ajmere about 1756; thenceforward Rajputana became involved in the general disorganization of India.

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  • If the assault only led to injury and was unintentional, the assailant in a quarrel had to pay the doctor's fees.

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  • It was found impossible to make the Morse ink writer so sensitive that it could record signals sent over land lines of several hundred miles in length, if the speed of transmission was very much faster than that which could be effected by hand, and this led to the adoption of automatic methods of transmission.

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  • The difficulty of connecting lightships and isolated lighthouses to the mainland by submarine cables, owing to the destructive action of the tides and waves on rocky coasts on the wll- shore ends, led many inventors to look for a way out of the difficulty by the adoption of some form of inductive Smith.

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  • When the methods for effecting this had been worked out practically it finally led to the inventions of Slaby, Braun and others being united into a system called the Telefunken system, which, as regards the transmitter, consisted in forming a closed oscillation circuit comprising a condenser, spark gap and inductance which at one point was attached either directly or through a condenser to the earth or to an equivalent balancing capacity, and at some other point to a suitably tuned antenna.

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  • These advantages led to the gradual supersession of the single-wire system until at the present day the all-metallic system is employed almost universally.

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  • The draft agreement between the government and the National Telephone Company to carry out the policy of 1892 was submitted to parliament and led to much discussion.

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  • This time he was successful; he made his way to Egypt, where the crusaders were besieging Damietta, got himself taken prisoner and was led before the sultan, to whom he openly preached the Gospel.

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  • The care for his welfare led his father to decide to move to a better neighborhood.

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  • The sudden death of Podebrad on the 22nd of March 1471 led to fresh complications.

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  • This has been due to speculation, to the unrestricted pasturage of goats, to the rights which many communes have over the forests, and to some extent to excessive taxation, which led the proprietors to cut and sell the trees and then abandon the ground to the Treasury.

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  • The general improvement in sanitation has led to a corresponding improvement in the condition of the working classes, though much still remains to be done, especially in the south.

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  • Since 1901 there have been, more than once, general strikes at Milan and elsewhere, and one in the autumn of 1905 caused great inconvenience throughout the country, and led to no effective result.

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  • This led to deficiencies in the supply of coal to the manufacturing centres, and to some diversion elsewhere of shipping.

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  • Thence the Via Postumia led to Dertona, Placentia and Cremona, while the Via Aemilia and the Via Julia Augusta continued along the coast into Gallia Narbonensis.

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  • Westward two short but important roads led on each side of the Tiber to the great harbour at its mouth; while the coast of Latium was supplied with a coast road by Septimius Severus.

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  • This led to the establishment of podests, who represented a compromise between two radically hostile parties in the city, and whose business it was to arbitrate and keep the peace between them.

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