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memory Sentence Examples

  • The memory brought goose bumps to her arms.

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  • The memory gave her resolution.

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  • It will be the collective memory and experience of the planet.

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  • The memory of it is a joy forever.

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  • But as we do them yet again and capture them, we finally can begin to develop a planet-wide memory system.

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  • It was the second strongest memory in human-Deidre's mind, the day when both of their lives changed.

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  • There's no chance some of the memory is still there?

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  • She was staring at the cake, trying to find some fond memory to shove aside the pictures in her mind when Sarah walked into the room.

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  • An elderly dame, too, dwells in my neighborhood, invisible to most persons, in whose odorous herb garden I love to stroll sometimes, gathering simples and listening to her fables; for she has a genius of unequalled fertility, and her memory runs back farther than mythology, and she can tell me the original of every fable, and on what fact every one is founded, for the incidents occurred when she was young.

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  • Good memory, good job!

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  • A young man cowers and cries, perhaps in memory long after his sister is gone.

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  • I'm on the road once more with only my memory of sweet little Marcia for company.

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  • Her memory of people is remarkable.

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  • Yet he couldn't shake the memory of her body against his, the way she'd looked at him last night.

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  • Finally, the latest episode in Poland still fresh in the captain's memory, and which he narrated with rapid gestures and glowing face, was of how he had saved the life of a Pole (in general, the saving of life continually occurred in the captain's stories) and the Pole had entrusted to him his enchanting wife (parisienne de coeur) while himself entering the French service.

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  • That he was an unlucky jerk and his loss of memory was probably a good thing in the long pull?

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  • This 4,000MB (or 4GB) of memory cost a bit more than $200.

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  • I tried to force from my memory the mayhem and violence Grasso had wrought across the country.

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  • Everything I found in books that pleased me I retained in my memory, consciously or unconsciously, and adapted it.

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  • When dealing with the affairs and papers of his dead wife, her memory aroused in him no feeling but pity that she had not known the bliss he now knew.

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  • My memory is a big part of who I am and I have no desire to trade any of it away.

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  • Jule had the sense of a memory at the edge of his fevered mind.

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  • So I saw, in real dollars, the cost of computer memory fall to one one-millionth of what it was thirty years ago.

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  • That happened only when, as was the case that day, her husband returned home, or a sick child was convalescent, or when she and Countess Mary spoke of Prince Andrew (she never mentioned him to her husband, who she imagined was jealous of Prince Andrew's memory), or on the rare occasions when something happened to induce her to sing, a practice she had quite abandoned since her marriage.

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  • This memory carried him sadly and sweetly back to those painful feelings of which he had not thought lately, but which still found place in his soul.

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  • Savor it and stash it in your memory for safekeeping.

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  • The sharp curve arrived before her memory of it.

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  • Their language is the memory of the language they hear spoken in their homes.

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  • The memory of her weakness for him was all too fresh.

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  • Many incidents of those early years are fixed in my memory, isolated, but clear and distinct, making the sense of that silent, aimless, dayless life all the more intense.

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  • I am always delighted when anyone writes me a beautiful thought which I can treasure in my memory forever.

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  • I have too good a memory to make that necessary.

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  • This memory was recent and came easily.

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  • For Miss Keller to spell a sentence in the manual alphabet impresses it on her mind just as we learn a thing from having heard it many times and can call back the memory of its sound.

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  • Quinn demurred, saying he knew his settings by memory and remained downstairs with Martha.

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  • His first memory was of waking up then of everything he'd done for the day.

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  • And suddenly a new unexpected memory from that realm of pure and loving childhood presented itself to him.

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  • For the first time the memory of how he reacted when she told him she was pregnant wasn't a painful one.

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  • The whole tenor of his thoughts instantaneously changed; the battle seemed the memory of a remote event long past.

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  • The farther I go back in memory, or what is the same thing the farther I go forward in my judgment, the more doubtful becomes my belief in the freedom of my action.

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  • The memory was poignant, overshadowed by events that took place after she told Alex she was expecting.

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  • In the sense he can function but the memory is probably gone for good.

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  • Maybe I should try it; like in memory of Annie.

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  • The mess in Ireland earlier made her body crawl in memory of the dangerous power.

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  • Her memory was stunted by whatever Darkyn did to her.

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  • All that we do know certainly is that she has a good memory and imagination and the faculty of association.

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  • At the memory of the pain, she began to shake.

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  • "Call me if you get a memory flash," he said as he left.

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  • I knew Mr. Henry Drummond, and the memory of his strong, warm hand-clasp is like a benediction.

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  • She cannot know in detail how she was taught, and her memory of her childhood is in some cases an idealized memory of what she has learned later from her teacher and others.

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  • I remember well one gaunt Nimrod who would catch up a leaf by the roadside and play a strain on it wilder and more melodious, if my memory serves me, than any hunting-horn.

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  • All Moscow repeated Prince Dolgorukov's saying: "If you go on modeling and modeling you must get smeared with clay," suggesting consolation for our defeat by the memory of former victories; and the words of Rostopchin, that French soldiers have to be incited to battle by highfalutin words, and Germans by logical arguments to show them that it is more dangerous to run away than to advance, but that Russian soldiers only need to be restrained and held back!

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  • The memory of Natasha was his most poetic recollection.

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  • But he had no time to utter the decisive word which the expression of his face caused his mother to await with terror, and which would perhaps have forever remained a cruel memory to them both.

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  • Those dreadful moments he had lived through at the executions had as it were forever washed away from his imagination and memory the agitating thoughts and feelings that had formerly seemed so important.

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  • Generals on the staff, excited by the memory of the easy victory at Tarutino, urged Kutuzov to carry out Dorokhov's suggestion.

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  • If it did it was only as a pleasant memory of the distant past.

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  • His means increased rapidly; serfs from neighboring estates came to beg him to buy them, and long after his death the memory of his administration was devoutly preserved among the serfs.

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  • The ultra sound photo brought back a vivid memory of Alex watching the screen as the baby moved in her womb.

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  • They must have been close, and yet, to the best of her memory, Alex had not spoken of Gerald.

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  • Dusty knew the memory of killing in order to be initiated wasn't something even Bianca could take away from him.

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  • The memory-- fuzzy for fifteen years-- grew crisp, and surprise and hope went through her as she recalled the night that'd changed everything.

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  • Joseph, smiling for the first time in Dean's memory, said he and Ginger planned to walk about town and perhaps hike up to the nearby Box Canyon waterfall.

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  • You have invented an elixir not of memory, but of reminding.

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  • The availability and propagation of cheap sensors, cheap storage, and cheap computational cycles will allow humanity to develop a collective memory of the activities and outcomes of everyone on the planet.

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  • And the memory of the dinner at the English Club when he had challenged Dolokhov flashed through Pierre's mind, and then he remembered his benefactor at Torzhok.

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  • He intended it as a joke, but the memory it resurrected was painful.

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  • His thoughts went to the memory he wanted nothing more than to forget forever.

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  • Instead, a faint memory began to play.

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  • He was a puzzle, a man with no memory beyond waking up in the morning.

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  • Her throat tightened at the memory of the night she met Gabriel.

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  • On her way down the hall, she paused at Martha's room and peeked in, as if hoping some memory of the child remained.

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  • Fifteen years later, I got a computer with 4,000K (or 4MB) of memory, one thousand times the memory of my trusty VIC-20.

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  • The memory for that computer cost me $40 per MB, just under $200.

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  • Memory of their first meeting brought warmth to her cheeks.

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  • Just an unexpected memory, I guess.

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  • Having ordered punch and summoned de Beausset, he began to talk to him about Paris and about some changes he meant to make in the Empress' household, surprising the prefect by his memory of minute details relating to the court.

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  • The conflict of magnanimity between the mother and the daughter, ending in the mother's sacrificing herself and offering her daughter in marriage to her lover, even now agitated the captain, though it was the memory of a distant past.

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  • Even now he felt clearly that the gory trace of that recollection would not pass with time, but that the terrible memory would, on the contrary, dwell in his heart ever more cruelly and painfully to the end of his life.

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  • First their location; gleaned from that accommodating Miss Washington and her memory of the area code.

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  • Pierre was always astonished at Prince Andrew's calm manner of treating everybody, his extraordinary memory, his extensive reading (he had read everything, knew everything, and had an opinion about everything), but above all at his capacity for work and study.

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  • When he related anything it was generally some old and evidently precious memory of his "Christian" life, as he called his peasant existence.

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  • No matter what happened, he would always be more than a fond memory - maybe a first love.

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  • I was culpable in contributing openly to the memory of Miss Washington and I was listed in some press accounts as the well-known grandfather of Eric when he was kidnapped last fall.

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  • I wondered if Howie's loss of memory had deeper roots than his later accident.

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  • It is most perplexing and exasperating that just at the moment when you need your memory and a nice sense of discrimination, these faculties take to themselves wings and fly away.

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  • One reading was sufficient to stamp every detail of the story upon my memory forever.

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  • At first, the words, phrases and sentences which she used in expressing her thoughts were all reproductions of what we had used in conversation with her, and which her memory had unconsciously retained.

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  • The memory must be stored with ideas and the mind must be enriched with knowledge before writing becomes a natural and pleasurable effort.

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  • It would seem that Helen had learned and treasured the memory of this expression of the poet, and this morning in the snow-storm had found its application.

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  • Nations are possessed with an insane ambition to perpetuate the memory of themselves by the amount of hammered stone they leave.

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  • Then with the unerring official memory that characterized him he repeated from the opening words of the manifesto:

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  • Napoleon apparently remembered seeing him on the battlefield and, addressing him, again used the epithet "young man" that was connected in his memory with Prince Andrew.

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  • She had probably resurrected his memory of how Lori had tried to break them up.

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  • A little memory work might be required, but anyone could count from nineteen to twenty.

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  • Her own words bounced off the wall and came back as a flash of memory and imagination.

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  • It had 4K of memory and cost my parents about $200.

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  • Coincidently, the starting date of our involvement is etched in my memory for an entirely different reason.

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  • Respect for his brother's memory stopped him.

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  • Urgency jarred her out of the memory, and she launched forward.

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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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  • Now he's at least functional but the sad part is he lost nearly all of his memory.

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  • I'm the guy with no past and I have this... earlier vision and it's not even my memory.

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  • He's got a blank slate for a lifetime of memory.

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  • You have an excellent memory.

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  • Won't most of the people know about your accident and loss of memory?

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  • I rattled off the plate number from memory.

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  • Sleeping with her made him feel … guilty, like he was betraying his brother's memory.

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  • She shook her head to clear the memory.

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  • The strongest memory in human-Deidre's mind: the moment she realized she'd made a deal with the Dark One, when his fangs had pierced her body.

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  • Was there anything remaining of her memory that might help Gabriel?

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  • For a moment he was certain the familiar voice of a woman was a memory, perhaps brought on by standing in Deidre's apartment.

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  • For the first time the memory wasn't painful, but a reminder that despite all odds, something magical had happened between them.

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  • The memory came to her uninvited and with such clarity that she flinched.

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  • Memory returned when she was dusting in the living room.

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  • Alex twisted uncomfortably in his chair, trying to push back the emotions that memory invoked.

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  • She grimaced at the memory.

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  • Gabe hated her yet couldn't escape the memory of the compassion and spirit that made him take a stranger to bed last night.

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  • Or maybe it was all her fault, created by bad karma she built up when she was some crazy deity in a past life she had no memory of.

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  • I already got one friend killed by a demon, Deidre said, guilt assailing her at the memory of Logan.

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  • The tattoo hadn't faded either, just like her memory of the sweet man who made love to her.

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  • She shivered at the memory of her interaction with a single soul.

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  • He can't wipe my memory --even Andre couldn't and he's older --and he can't fix what Rhyn's done.

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  • And then you'd have to find someone older than Andre to wipe my memory and put everything the way it was.

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  • There are ways of releasing you from Rhyn's claim, and there are ways of erasing your memory.

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  • Fear flashed through her at the memory of what someone his size could do to her.

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  • Sasha looked over her, uninterested, and both her hands went to her throat at the memory of what he.d done to her in Hell.

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  • The memory of his kiss made her insides warm.

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  • "The Council has a selective memory," A'Ran said in irritation.

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  • Her thoughts drifted to the prisoner, the memory of his touch and the strange energy making her blood quicken.

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  • Another memory crossed her mind, and her face grew warm for a different reason.

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  • It was his favorite memory, that which preceded his abrupt knowledge of war and the world at large.

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  • The memory was achingly beautiful, and he remembered seeing his war-weary father approach from the house.

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  • As she read, her sister Effie mouthed the words of the note from memory.

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  • A true introduction to Colorado mountain winters, the ones you read about in the books and think are the exaggeration of some faulty memory.

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  • Naw. He's bitching a lot about headaches, double vision and memory loss, and wants to see his own doctor but he ain't gonna die.

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  • The dream was drifting away from conscious memory, into that pit of forgotten remembrances that somewhere dwells in our deepest subconscious.

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  • Dean had a memory of Fred draping a flannel shirt over Franny's bare shoulders, though no recollection of the order of arrival or any real details of what followed.

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  • He wished to put everything concerning the Shiptons in the circular file of his memory and get on with a normal life.

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  • I am miserable in your absence yet the simple memory of you is enough to sustain me during those interminably long intervals when we are apart.

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  • The last memory each held involved a man with eyes piercing and black as the night sky.

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  • Jackson longed to erase her memory, but thoughts of her invaded him constantly.

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  • I have no control over what I do during the full moon, and after, have no memory of my time as a wolf, so I can't answer that.

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  • If memory serves, you were the insatiable one this morning.

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  • Winters in Northwest Arkansas were usually mild, but this was the coldest in her memory.

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  • While the night's events were still a bit hazy, her memory was clear enough to feel gratitude towards the man crouched beside her.

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  • Andre's memory may live on, but I'm the one who inherited his responsibilities.

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  • "I dreamt where Death told me about the seven days … " Gabe drifted off and shook his head, as if to clear a bad memory.  "You're saying Rhyn didn't break the bond?"

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  • Instinct and fury blinded him.  He felt the dagger sink into flesh and struck again, only to find himself flying backwards through the air.  Rhyn shouted something at him, but Kris couldn't hear him, not with the memory of both Lilith and Hannah dying.

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  • In this business it don't pay to have a good memory, even if I did have one.

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  • Only if your memory starts working and you start spouting some useful information.

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  • Scranton, Pennsylvania is one of those eastern cities whose past glories were years earlier than the memory of any living citizen.

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  • On the spur of the moment he picked up the phone and dialed Cece Baldwin, a number he now had committed to memory from the many unsuc­cessful times he'd made the call.

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  • It was his first home-cooked meal in memory, if you could discount the occasional donated casseroles from Fred O'Connor's lady friends.

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  • Although they'd been together but a half-dozen times, each remained with him, indelibly imprinted in his memory.

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  • The image of her smile and his memory of the way he felt when he was with her remained fixed in his mind.

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  • Should I toast Jeffrey Byrne, or at least his memory?

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  • "The last two, if my memory is correct," she said, taking plates from the cabinets.

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  • "I'd never question your memory," he said with a smile.

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  • Memory of the phone call brought back a dark question.

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  • Come on; let's go take a stroll down memory lane.

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  • And then memory returned with a vengeance.

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  • As always, the memory made him sick to his stomach.

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  • The memory of her Talia falling into the chasm returned, filling her thoughts.

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  • She caught the slightest hint of his memory.

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  • For all her ability to manipulate the minds of others, she couldn't push the memory of her family from her own thoughts.

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  • Her necklace felt cool against her warm chest, a reminder of a memory she wished she hadn't reopened.

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  • You must have some good memory of the immortal world.

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  • She died with the greatest shame: her soul imprisoned for all time and her memory erased from the immortal world.

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  • I saw every memory you didn't want me to see, everything Damian said to you about what to do when you got here.

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  • Did you see the memory where I watched you kill your first, and I still thought maybe there was some part of you that could be salvaged?

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  • It's my last memory of the immortal world until I returned a day ago.

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  • There was a much better time when she did not know he planned to usurp her, and the memory comforted her.

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  • I suppose it would be a sad memory.

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  • Better he should think it was a sad memory than to think she was afraid of ghosts.

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  • She might have screamed, but memory of what happened to Alex froze her vocal cords.

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  • A memory bloomed into a realization.

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  • His stomach cramped at the memory of that cliff.

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  • Memory of the land in Arkansas streaked across her mind like a comet, leaving a trail of questions in its wake.

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  • Then memory flooded back with a sharp pain.

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  • She was one; the memory of his real mother the second.

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  • She searched her memory for where she might've dumped the keys last night.

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  • She stepped into the room and saw Ashley in the hospital bed, an unwelcome memory surfacing at the sight of the girl.

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  • The similarities between the girl's appearance and the memory of her deceased mother made Jessi nauseous.

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  • He pushed the memory out of her mind, not wanting to have the discussion again.

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  • Jule's memory was wiped out and Xander exiled, until a year ago, when he landed in the human realm.

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  • He was largely immune to the world, but he had some depth of emotion, if he respected his mother's memory by not killing women.

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  • The physical connection was making it hard to control her emotions and the memory of the other times he'd kissed her.

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  • What mercy I have to give comes from her memory.

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  • The memory of what he'd done with his mouth made her lower belly burn.

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  • The memory of his hands on her body, and his mouth branding her skin, made her ache to feel his touch again.

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  • The memory of the words and how sweet he was last night made her ache, as much because she turned her back on him as it was because she wanted to feel his naked body against hers.

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  • The Other's last memory of Jessi appeared.

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  • The last memory she had was of purple lightening, a cold, dark place and the damned Other, none of which explained how she ended up here.

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  • In the centre of the Schlossplatz is the lofty jubilee column, erected in 1841 in memory of the king of Wurttemberg, William I., and in the courtyard of the old palace is a bronze equestrian statue of Duke Eberhard the Bearded.

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  • Here her character was shaped; here she imbibed that passionate love of country scenes and country life which neither absence, politics nor dissipation could uproot; here she learnt to understand the ways and thoughts of the peasants, and laid up that rich store of scenes and characters which a marvellously retentive memory enabled her to draw upon at will.

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  • His widow left a sum of Ioo,000 francs to the Institut de France, to found in his memory scholarships in political economy or law.

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  • Carrara erected a statue to his memory in 1876, and in 1887 the Societe d'economie politique celebrated his centenary with a notice of his life and works.

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  • A monument to his memory was erected in 1898.

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  • Dryden, while compelled to honour him as an upright judge, overwhelmed his memory with scathing, if venal, satire; and Dryden's satire has been accepted as truth by later historians.

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  • The Terrorists paid a veritable worship to his memory, as to a martyr of Liberty.

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  • To the south and west of the city a large district is laid out as a park, where there is a statue to the memory of John Maurice of Nassau-Siegen (1604-1679), who governed Cleves from 1650 to 1679, and in the western part there are mineral wells with a pump room and bathing establishment.

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  • In spite of the misfortunes of the last years of his reign, Podébrad's memory has always been cherished by the Bohemians.

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  • He was buried in the church of St George in Vienna Neustadt, and a superb monument, which may still be seen, was raised to his memory at Innsbruck.

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  • Nine years after a monument, raised by public subscription, in the cemetery of Kensal Green, was inaugurated by Monckton Milnes (Lord Houghton) with a concourse of spectators that showed how well the memory of the poet stood the test of time.

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  • He had expressed an opinion that the true art of memory was not to be gained by technical devices, but by a philosophical apprehension of things; and the cardinal de Berulle, the founder of the Congregation of the Oratory, was so struck by the tone of the remarks as to impress upon the speaker the duty of spending his life in the examination of truth.

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  • He worked hard at his book on refraction, and dissected the heads of animals in order to explain imagination and memory, which he considered physical processes.'

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  • Perceiving further, that in order to understand these relations I should sometimes have to consider them one by one, and sometimes only to bear them in mind or embrace them in the aggregate, I thought that, in order the better to consider them individually, I should view them as subsisting between straight lines, than which I could find no objects more simple, or capable of being more distinctly represented to my imagination and senses; and on the other hand that, in order to retain them in the memory or embrace an aggregate of many, I should express them by certain characters, the briefest possible."

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  • Examining next what immediately follows the knowledge of pure intellect, he will pass in review all the other means of knowledge, and will find that they are two (or three), the imagination and the senses (and the memory).

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  • His memory was astonishing, his energy indefatigable.

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  • It contains a few handsome monuments to its former bishops, but until 1890, when a monument was erected, had nothing to preserve the memory of the illustrious Dr George Berkeley, who held the see from 1734 to 1753.

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  • Thomas, and a monolithic shaft to the memory of General John Ellis Wool (1784-1869), who served with distinction in the War of 1812 and in the Mexican War, and in the Civil War commanded for a time the Department of Virginia.

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  • His remains were brought to Sofia, where they received a public funeral, and were eventually deposited in a mausoleum erected in his memory.

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  • The earliest of the great works of Pheidias were dedications in memory of Marathon, from the spoils of the victory.

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  • The Norwegian order of knighthood of St Olaf was founded in 1847 by Oscar I., king of Sweden and Norway, in memory of this king.

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  • The English translations (Time and Free Will, Matter and Memory and Creative Evolution) all belong to 1910-1.

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  • One of the consequences of the persecutions of which he was the object was to oblige him to spend three years, from 1896 to 1899, in England, where his participation in the management of the Suez Canal had won for him some strong friendships, and where he was able to see the great respect in which the memory and name of his father were held by Englishmen.

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  • Battersea Fields, bordering the river, were formerly a favourite resort, so that the park also perpetuates a memory.

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  • Saigo's patriotism and his great services in the cause of the restoration of the administrative power to the throne were so fully recognized that his son was raised to the peerage with the title of marquess, and his own memory was honoured by the erection of a bronze statue in Tokyo.

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  • Yet he cannot deny that "he had some virtues which have caused the memory of some men in all ages to be celebrated"; and admits that "he was not a man of blood," and that he possessed "a wonderful understanding in the natures and humour of men," and "a great spirit, an admirable circumspection and sagacity and a most magnanimous resolution."

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  • of Spain, in memory of the battle of St Quentin, which was won in 1557 on the day of the martyr's festival.

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  • The great blot on his memory is his cruelty, which at times was frightful, and showed itself in its full fierceness in the punishment of persons accused of witchcraft, soothsaying or magical practices.

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  • Plotting was rife at Milan, as also at Bologna, where the memory of old liberties predisposed men to cast off clerical rule and led to the first rising on behalf of Italian liberty in the year 1794.

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  • But the memory of the benefits conferred by the English constitution remained fresh and green amidst the arid waste of repression which followed.

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  • Mansel there were sweeping changes in the direction of agnosticism - changes due partly or primarily to the influence of Kant.) Memory is included among First Principles.

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  • " Out of honour to the memory of St Peter," a condemned bishop may ask the intervention of Rome.

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  • In the quiet of a country town, far removed from actual contact with painful scenes, but on the edge of the whirlwind raised by the Fugitive Slave Bill, memory and imagination had full scope, and she wrote for serial publication in The National Era, an anti-slavery paper of Washington, D.C., the story of "Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life among the Lowly."

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  • Commodus, who was with his father when he died, erected to his memory the Antonine column (now in the Piazza Colonna at Rome), round the shaft of which are sculptures in relief commemorating the miracle of the Thundering Legion and the various victories of Aurelius over the Quadi and the Marcomanni.

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  • A statue was erected to his memory at Sens in 1861, and in 1865 the name of his native village was changed to Louptiere-Thenard.

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  • The memorial is crowned by the figure of an angel in white marble, and on the wall of the well itself is the following inscription: Sacred to the perpetual Memory of a great company of Christian people, chiefly Women and Children, who near this spot were cruelly murdered by the followers of the rebel Nana Dhundu Pant, of Bithur, and cast, the dying with the dead, into the well below, on the xvth day of July, Mdccclvii.

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  • To no town has the memory of one famous son brought wider notoriety than that which the memory of William Shakespeare has brought to Stratford; yet this notoriety sprang into strong growth only towards the end of the 18th century.

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  • The principal modern monument to the poet's memory in Stratford is the Shakespeare Memorial, a semi-Gothic building of brick, stone and timber, erected in 1877 to contain a theatre, picture gallery and library.

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  • This voyage of the middle of the 9th century deserves to be held in happy memory, for it unites the first Norwegian polar explorer with the first English collector of travels.

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  • After discovering the Marquesas, he reached the island of Santa Cruz of evil memory, where he and many of the settlers died.

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  • In the capitol grounds are monuments to the memory of Ulysses S.

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  • Max Muller, "On Ancient Prayers," in Semitic Studies in Memory of Rev. Dr Alexander Kohut (1897); L.

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  • It is probable that notes or selections were from time to time written down to help in teaching and learning the immense mass of material, in spite of the fact that even in Sherira's time (11th century) such aids to memory were not officially recognized.

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  • Memorial Hall was built in memory of the soldiers from Lee who died during the Civil War.

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  • In response to this call some Russian princes formed a league and went out eastward to meet the foe, but they were utterly defeated in a great battle on the banks of the Kalka (1224), which has remained to this day in the memory of the Russian common people.

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  • For this purpose Dimitri Donskoi formed in 1380 a coalition of Russian princes, and gained a great victory over Khan Mamai of the Golden Horde on the famous battlefield of Kulikovo, the memory of which still lives in the popular legends.

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  • died, and was succeeded by his son, Nicholas II., who, partly from similarity of character and partly from veneration for his father's memory, continued the existing lines of policy in home and foreign affairs.

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  • Combined with this sacrifice of the fruits of the earth to the Creator in memory of creation and redemption, and probably always immediately following it, was the sacred meal at which part of the offerings was eaten.

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  • Mount Vaea, which overlooks Apia and Vailima, the home of Robert Louis Stevenson, is his burial-place and bears a monument to his memory.

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  • In accordance with his general method these notes were in turn read over to him until he had completely mastered them, when they were worked up in his memory to their final shape.

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  • So proficient did he become that he was able to retain the equivalent of sixty pages of printed matter in his memory, turning and returning them as he walked or drove.

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  • The publication of my history fifteen years afterwards revived the memory of my first performance, and the essay was eagerly sought in the shops.

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  • Although the goddess of agriculture is naturally inclined to peace and averse from war, the memory of the time when her land was won and kept by the sword still lingers in the epithets xpvuaopos and 1.4n7 pos and in the name Triptolemus, which probably means " thrice fighter " rather than " thrice plougher."

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  • Here also are a tablet marking the location of the old fort (1621), which was also used as a place of worship, a tablet showing the site of the watch-tower built in 1643, and a marble obelisk erected in 1825 in memory of Governor William Bradford.

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  • These are the great claims of the party to memory.

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  • The popular novelist and historian, Heinrich Zschokke (1771-1848), spent most of his life here, and a bronze statue has been erected to his memory.

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