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  • They rode up the opposite hill.

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  • They rode in silence through the forest.

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  • He was an excellent horseman, and rode as if he were part of the horse.

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  • Jason concurred and rode along.

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  • Then he mounted and rode past her.

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  • Taran held onto the boy, numb and terrified, as they rode long and hard, away from the beach, away from his slain father.

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  • They rode back to Atlanta in silence, hers distraught, his pensive.

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  • They rode slowly, and talked and laughed and were very jolly.

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  • Even at a distance it was obvious that the man was much taller and he rode with a proud kind of grace that her father never possessed.

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  • I rode horseback nearly every evening and once I rode five miles at a fast gallop.

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  • "So you just rode around in my head for twenty six years?" she asked, confused.

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  • They were supposed to do it alone but I rode along with them so's we could get a head start on meeting up with the girls afterwards, you know?

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  • I rode on Carrie's tricicle and picked flowers and ate fruit and hopped and skipped and danced and went to ride.

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  • They rode across a mesa and then descended to a wide creek.

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  • There was more applause at this, and then Ozma had the jewelled saddle replaced upon the Sawhorse and herself rode the victor back to the city at the head of the grand procession.

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  • She said something and then rode ahead.

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  • He scowled at his father and rode up beside Carmen.

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  • As they watched, three Indians rode around a bend in the gully and passed below them.

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  • He rode as if he were part of the horse, his lean body swaying with the stride of the graceful animal.

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  • Alex always carried a rifle in the boot when he rode into the hills.

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  • Wishing to find out where the commander-in-chief was, he rode up to a convoy.

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  • Brandon rode ahead of her most of the time, dropping back beside her when they emerged from the forest.

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  • He leaned over to unlatch the gate and then rode through, heading down the drive toward the road.

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  • They rode double on Ed from the house to the stable.

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  • There Alex took the lead as they rode into rough country, his shoulders swaying with the movement of the horse.

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  • They rode across the pasture and entered a path through the forest.

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  • There was no stopping the chaos that reigned over the entire Parkside Police Department until Wednesday when in rode feder­al agent Jonathan Winston.

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  • The foursome rode the gondola the short distance down from the parking area to the central village complex, with Donnie looking down, wide-eyed from the swinging car.

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  • As he rode, problems bobbed to the surface of his mind like driftwood released from quicksand – ready to be plucked from the surface and worked into something useable.

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  • Her skirt rode up her ample body as if it were trying to get away.

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  • After church, he rode out alone on Ed and she cried some more.

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  • I was thinking about the way you rode up and saved me from those dogs.

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  • The foreboding of evil that had suddenly come over Rostov was more and more confirmed the farther he rode into the region behind the village of Pratzen, which was full of troops of all kinds.

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  • Rostov rode on at a footpace not knowing why or to whom he was now going.

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  • He rode through and closed it, never looking her way.

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  • Felipa kicked her horse into a lope and rode up beside him.

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  • The intruder rode slowly on the bumpy forest trail but as soon as he reached a paved roadway, Howie lost him.

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  • Having said this, Napoleon rode on to meet Marshal Lannes, who, hat in hand, rode up smiling to the Emperor to congratulate him on the victory.

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  • Better die a thousand times than risk receiving an unkind look or bad opinion from him, Rostov decided; and sorrowfully and with a heart full despair he rode away, continually looking back at the Tsar, who still remained in the same attitude of indecision.

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  • Waiting until they were out of view from the men at the corral, Carmen rode up beside Alex.

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  • He turned his horse and rode away.

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  • The four lawyers rode along, one behind another; for the pathway was narrow, and the mud on each side of it was deep.

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  • One officer told Rostov that he had seen someone from headquarters behind the village to the left, and thither Rostov rode, not hoping to find anyone but merely to ease his conscience.

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  • Some of the men rode on camels, some on horses.

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  • The next morning, after church, they doubled up on Ed and rode into the hills.

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  • He rode up to Kirsten.

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  • The men cheered as he turned the horse and rode it out of the corral.

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  • Together they rode down to the old house.

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  • If a man was obliged to go from one city to another, he often rode on horseback.

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  • Then, without another word, he mounted his brother's little farm horse and rode away.

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  • Prince Andrew, having reached the front line, rode along it.

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  • He said something more, but Rostov did not wait to hear it and rode away.

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  • I mean... he rode ahead so he could make arrangements before you arrived.

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  • She recalled falling asleep atop her horse as she rode down the quiet, darkened path toward home.

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  • He rode his bicycle!

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  • Then they rode on, talking and laughing as before.

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  • A young officer with a bewildered and pained expression on his face stepped away from the man and looked round inquiringly at the adjutant as he rode by.

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  • The next morning, Gautama sat in his carriage and rode out from the palace into one of the streets of the city.

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  • In mentioning a visit to Lexington, Mass., she writes: As we rode along we could see the forest monarchs bend their proud forms to listen to the little children of the woodlands whispering their secrets.

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  • She rode through the city that bustled with ill- clad warriors and few others, unable to help feeling both disgust and pity for them.

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  • "Well, then," answered the stranger, "I will see what they can do for me at the Planters' Tavern, round the corner;" and he rode away.

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  • I met him as he rode into town, and he said that he intended to stop at this hotel.

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  • Then we rode for a long time to see all the beautiful things in West Newton.

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  • I went into the streets of Cairo, and rode on the camel.

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  • This morning I rode over twelve miles on my tandem!

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  • The hussar cornet of Kutuzov's suite who had mimicked the regimental commander, fell back from the carriage and rode up to Dolokhov.

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  • Zherkov was followed by an officer of the suite who rode up to the colonel of hussars with the same order.

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  • And Denisov rode up to a group that had stopped near Rostov, composed of the colonel, Nesvitski, Zherkov, and the officer from the suite.

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  • Prince Andrew took a horse and a Cossack from a Cossack commander, and hungry and weary, making his way past the baggage wagons, rode in search of the commander-in-chief and of his own luggage.

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  • The officers directing the march rode backward and forward between the carts.

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  • Before the officer finished his sentence Prince Andrew, his face distorted with fury, rode up to him and raised his riding whip.

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  • The officer flourished his arm and hastily rode away.

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  • Another emissary rode to the Russian line to announce the peace negotiations and to offer the Russian army the three days' truce.

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  • His face looked pale and he rode with an alien stiffness.

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  • She glanced at him as he rode beside her.

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  • And then that day we rode together.

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  • We also rode in the Ferris wheel, and on the ice-railway, and had a sail in the Whale-back....

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  • All the men seemed amused when they saw the boy, and as they rode up, they greeted the king by taking off their hats.

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  • He rode hard until the horse's breathing grew labored and then he slowed, senses alert.

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  • King Richard rode hither and thither, cheering his men and fighting his foes.

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  • The high-shouldered figure of Zherkov, familiar to the Pavlograds as he had but recently left their regiment, rode up to the colonel.

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  • Denisov rode past him, leaning back and shouting something.

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  • Prince Andrew rode up and was just putting his question to a soldier when his attention was diverted by the desperate shrieks of the woman in the vehicle.

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  • He rode off at a walk to the right and sent an adjutant to the dragoons with orders to attack the French.

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  • Bagration rode up to the ranks along which shots crackled now here and now there, drowning the sound of voices and the shouts of command.

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  • Bagration rode round the ranks that had marched past him and dismounted.

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  • The general in command of the infantry went toward his horse with jerky steps, and having mounted drew himself up very straight and tall and rode to the Pavlograd commander.

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  • He rode on to the region where the greatest number of men had perished in fleeing from Pratzen.

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  • The headquarters were situated two miles away from Salzeneck, and Rostov, without returning home, took a horse and rode there.

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  • Rostov rode up to it and saw Telyanin's horse at the porch.

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  • Beside the bridge Nesvitski found the colonel to whom he had to deliver the order, and having done this he rode back.

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  • The officers who had been standing together rode off to their places.

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  • When the Emperor had passed nearly all the regiments, the troops began a ceremonial march past him, and Rostov on Bedouin, recently purchased from Denisov, rode past too, at the rear of his squadron--that is, alone and in full view of the Emperor.

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  • Rostov himself, his legs well back and his stomach drawn in and feeling himself one with his horse, rode past the Emperor with a frowning but blissful face "like a vewy devil," as Denisov expressed it.

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  • One in a black uniform with white plumes in his hat rode a bobtailed chestnut horse, the other who was in a white uniform rode a black one.

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  • Kutuzov, affecting the manners of an old soldier at the front, gave the command "Attention!" and rode up to the Emperors with a salute.

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  • Kutuzov accompanied by his adjutants rode at a walking pace behind the carabineers.

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  • My turn has come, thought Prince Andrew, and striking his horse he rode up to Kutuzov.

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  • "Stop them!" he shouted, and at the same moment, probably realizing that it was impossible to stop them, spurred his horse and rode to the right.

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  • Ilyin went out and Zdrzhinski rode away.

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  • As he rode into the yard, his expression made it clear that he didn't come to see the house.

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  • When Morino rode far enough ahead so that he couldn't hear their conversation, Carmen finally spoke to Alex.

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  • She knew by the way he rode that it was Bordeaux.

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  • They rode into Ashley in the late afternoon.

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  • They were on the same team, only Cummings rode the bench and Byrne was the star—he played shortstop.

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  • They rode for a short distance before she spoke again.

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  • The coachman explained as well as he was able; and they rode onward.

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  • Behind Prince Bagration rode an officer of the suite, the prince's personal adjutant, Zherkov, an orderly officer, the staff officer on duty, riding a fine bobtailed horse, and a civilian--an accountant who had asked permission to be present at the battle out of curiosity.

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  • Having by a great effort got away to the left from that flood of men, Kutuzov, with his suite diminished by more than half, rode toward a sound of artillery fire near by.

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  • "I'll really call in on the nuns," he said to the officers who watched him smilingly, and he rode off by the winding path down the hill.

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  • The staff officer and Prince Andrew mounted their horses and rode on.

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  • Bonaparte's adjutant rode full gallop with this menacing letter to Murat.

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  • The staff officer remained behind and Prince Andrew rode on alone.

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  • Prince Andrew and the officer rode up, looked at the entrenchment, and went on again.

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  • They rode through the herd, which paid little attention to their passage.

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  • Rostov rode in the direction pointed out to him, in which he saw turrets and a church.

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  • There he swung up behind her and they rode away from the area at a fast trot.

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  • When I rode the Ride the Rockies bike tour, I was proud as punch when I finished it.

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  • Now, with only a few hours sleep, he was walking while she rode.

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  • She followed, again struck by the graceful way he rode.

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  • Alex rode ahead of her.

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  • They rode out of the forest on the hillside above the guest house and rested the horses again.

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  • When the three men rode through, she shut the gate and turned Princes toward the trail that Alex had chosen.

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  • Rob rode up beside her.

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  • They rode the narrow trail up the side of the mountain single file and stopped at the spring to rest and water the horses.

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  • I assumed you two rode together.

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  • The mornings while they rode were mild.

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  • Alex rode Ed and Jonathan rode Random, so Carmen let Aaron ride princess.

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  • They mounted again and rode to the barn, where Felipa and the two other guests were waiting for them.

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  • If Alex rode in the ambulance with her, she was unaware.

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  • She told Sam what happened, including the part where she disobeyed Alex and rode up into the hills alone.

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  • They rode the lower trail.

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  • Alex leaned on the shovel and watched as Sam rode up the hill toward them.

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  • He spoke over his shoulder as he rode into the brush.

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  • He rode into the camp and shoved the rifle into the boot.

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  • The judo pants rode low enough on his hips to tease her imagination of what lay just a couple inches below the seam.

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  • She rode across country with her brother, she went out shooting with Deschatres, she sat by the cottage doors on the long summer evenings and heard the flax-dressers tell their tales of witches and warlocks.

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  • In the years1471-1472to 1474 Waynflete was largely engaged in completing the church, now called chapel, at Eton, his glazier supplying the windows, and he contracted on the 15th of August 1475 for the rood-loft to be made on one side "like to the rode lofte in Bishop Wykeham's college at Winchester," and on the other like that "of the college of St Thomas of Acres in London."

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  • During his stay at the Northamptonshire village of Holdenby or Holmby - where Sir Thomas Herbert complains the green was not well kept - Charles frequently rode over to Lord Vaux's place at Harrowden, or to Lord Spencer's at Althorp, for a game, and, according to one account, was actually playing on the latter green when Cornet Joyce came to Holmby to remove him to other quarters.

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  • At his accession spectators were struck by the fearless manner in which he rode, practically unattended, on his way to be girt with the sword of Eyub.

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  • The determining episode of his life followed soon after his return to Assisi; as he was riding he met a leper who begged an alms; Francis had always had a special horror of lepers, and turning his face he rode on; but immediately an heroic act of self-conquest was wrought in him; returning he alighted, gave the leper all the money he had about him, and kissed his hand.

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  • At the famous conference, which lasted from Monday the 15th to Tuesday the 23rd of June, the hostile barons were present in large numbers; on the other hand John, who rode over each day from Windsor, was only attended by a few followers.

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  • Still the conflict continued, but at last La Palisse, with all the gendarmerie still in hand, rode completely round the entrenchments and charged the Spaniards' rear again.

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  • He rode alone on horseback through Mongolia to western Siberia, and narrowly escaped being slaughtered by a mob.

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  • The ass had been introduced into the ritual of the church in the 9th century, representing either Balaam's ass, that which stood with the ox beside the manger at Bethlehem, that which carried the Holy Family into Egypt, or that on which Christ rode in triumph into Jerusalem.

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  • The slaughter was terrible; the blood of the conquered ran down the streets, until men splashed in blood as they rode.

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  • They rode incessantly to battle over burning sands, in full armour 1 For instance, the abbey of Mount Sion had large possessions, not only in the Holy Land (at Ascalon, Jaffa, Acre, Tyre, Caesarea and Tarsus), but also in Sicily, Calabria, Lombardy, Spain and France (at Orleans, Bourges and Poitiers).

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  • rode behind him at Antioch in 1159 without any of the insignia of royalty, and in an inscription at Bethlehem of 1172 Amalric I.

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  • A shepherd boy named Stephen had appeared, in France, and had induced thousands to follow his guidance: with his boyish army he rode on a wagon southward to Marseilles, promising to lead his followers dry-shod through the seas.

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  • Ignatius was no controversialist; and the Moor rode off victorious.

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  • Wagner was buried at Wahnfried in the tomb he had himself prepared, on the 18th of February; and a few days afterwards King Ludwig rode to Bayreuth alone, and at dead of night, to pay his last tribute to the master of his world of dreams.

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  • The emperor rode forward rapidly, reached Jena about 3 P.M., and with Lannes proceeded to the Landgrafenberg to reconnoitre.

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  • At this moment the Prussians were actually on parade and ready to move off to attack, but just then the " evil genius " of the Prussian army, von Massenbach, an officer of the Headquarter Staff, rode up and claiming to speak with the authority of the king and commander-in-chief, induced Hohenlohe to order his troops back to camp. Of all this Napoleon saw nothing, but from all reports he came to the conclusion that the whole Prussian army was actually in front of him, and at once issued orders for his whole army to concentrate towards Jena, marching all night if need be.

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  • Indeed, the rank and file bluntly told him as much as he rode with the marching columns.

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  • Issuing orders to Davout, Oudinot and his cavalry to concentrate with all speed towards Eckmuhl, he himself rode back along the Regensburg road and reached the battle-field just as the engagement between the advance troops had commenced.

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  • Then, leaving Davout to observe the archduke's retreat, the emperor himself rode after Massena, who with the major portion of the French army was following the Austrian weaker wing under Hiller.

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  • Napoleon passed the night in a house in the western suburb and next morning rode to the Kremlin, the troops moving to the quarters assigned to them, but in the afternoon a great fire began and, continuing for two days, drove the French out into the country again.

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  • But the French army was already completely out of hand, and the degree to which the panic of a crowd can master even the strongest instinct of the individual is shown by the conduct of the fugitives who crowded over the bridges, treading hundreds under foot, whilst all the time the river was easily fordable and mounted men rode backwards and forwards across it.

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  • This led the latter to push on without due regard to tactical precautions, and Blucher took advantage of their carelessness when at Haynau (May 26), with some twenty squadrons of Landwehr cavalry, he surprised, rode over and almost destroyed Maison's division.

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  • He seemed unaware of the vital importance of the moment, crouched shivering over a bivouac fire, and finally rode back to Dresden, leaving no specific orders for the further pursuit.

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  • He immediately rode over to establish order, and his manner and violence were so improper that Caulaincourt had the greatest difficulty in concealing the scandal.

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  • But as he rode out to view the ruins his horse plunged on the burning cinders and inflicted on him an internal injury.

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  • Among those slain were Piet Uys and his son Dirk, aged 15, who rode by his side.

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  • He started on the night of the 24th, and escaping the Boer outposts rode through the dense bush and across the bridgeless rivers of Kaffraria at peril of his life from hostile natives and wild beasts, and in nine days reached his destination - a distance of 360 m.

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  • On the 15th of June, Richard, after confession and receiving the Sacrament, rode to Smithfield for a further conference with the rebels.

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  • The women were kept in subjection, and were far from enjoying the liberty granted them among the Sarmatae, among whom they rode on horseback and engaged in war.

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  • Christian De Wet, who had first come into prominence as the captor of Lord Roberts's convoy at Waterval, and was now operating east and south-west of Bloemfontein in order to counteract the influence of Roberts's numerous flying columns which rode hither and thither offering peace, added to his laurels by ambushing Broadwood's mounted brigade and horse artillery at Sannah's Post, just outside Bloemfontein, on the 31st of March.

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  • The second line of the French came on, only to be engulfed in the melee; its leaders, like those of the first line, were killed or taken, and the commanders of the third sought and found their death in the battle, while their men rode off to safety.

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  • According to Jordanes (the epitomator of Cassiodorus's History of the Goths) at the funeral of Attila his vassals, as they rode round the corpse, sang of his glorious deeds.

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  • The French horsemen, gallantly led, drove off the guns, rode round Hohenzollern's infantry squares, and routed the cavalry of Lichtenstein, but they were unable to do more, and in the end they retired to their old position.

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  • At the close of that day, Frederick rode down the lines and called out to General Prince Moritz, "I congratulate you, Herr Feldmarschall!"

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  • Finding that, in spite of his orders, the firing at the front continued increasing in intensity, Steinmetz at length rode to the front himself.

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  • Marshal Bazaine had meanwhile arrived on the scene, and ordering forward fresh troops to relieve (not to reinforce) those already engaged, he rode forward with a horse artillery battery to watch the operations.

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  • Then the 1st Guard Dragoons (since known as Queen Victoria's regiment), after a brilliant manoeuvre under heavy fire, to get into the best position for delivering a charge, rode down the whole French line of pursuers from left to right, and by their heroic self-sacrifice relieved the remnants of the infantry from further pursuit.

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  • Prince Frederick Charles now rode forward to a point northeast of Verneville, whence the southern boundary of St Privat could be seen.

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  • On Saturday the 12th of August he rode into Louyset, a village on the French side of Geneva.

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  • Hancock's superb presence and power over men never shone more clearly than when, as the 150 guns of the Confederate army opened the attack he calmly rode along the front of his line to show his soldiers that he shared the dangers of the cannonade with them.

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  • It was for the most part written laboriously, and polished with unsparing care, line by line, often as he rode from one patient to another, and it occupied the leisure hours of many years.

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  • Meanwhile, Wellington, having reached Quatre Bras in the morning, wrote to him to concert the day's operations; then, as all was quiet in his front, he rode over to meet Blucher at Brye.

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  • It was an imposing array of veteran troops, and when their emperor rode along the lines they received him with extraordinary enthusiasm.

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  • It was during this struggle that Lord Uxbridge launched two of his cavalry brigades on the enemy; and the "Union brigade" catching the French infantry unawares rode over them, broke them up, and drove them to the bottom of the slope with the loss of two eagles.

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  • In September this was taken by storm; Kolokotrones rode in triumph to the citadel over streets carpeted with the dead; and the crowning triumph of the Cross was celebrated by a cold-blooded massacre of 2000 prisoners of all ages and both sexes.

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  • The Strassburg Literary Society feted him, and Johannes Sapidus, headmaster of the Latin school at Schlettstadt, rode with him into Basel.

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  • She thus escaped shipwreck in his crazy vessel, and rode by Mary's side in triumph into London on the failure of the plot.

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  • Bands of masked men rode about the country both in the Black Patch and in the Burley, burning tobacco houses of the independent planters, scraping their newly-planted tobacco patches, demanding that planters join their organization or leave the country, and whipping or shooting the recalcitrants.

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  • Distinct from this officer and independent of him, was the first equerry ("Premier Ecuyer"), who had charge of the horses which the sovereign used personally ("la petite ecurie"), and who attended on him when he rode out.

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  • They rode bareback, or on a cloth or skin strapped to the horse.

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  • When the pope rode in procession to the station an acolyte, on foot, preceded him, bearing the holy chrism; and at the church seven regionary acolytes with candles went before him in the procession to the altar, while two others, bearing the vessel that contained a pre-consecrated Host, presented it for his adoration.

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  • On the 22nd of July, when the Confederates under his old classmate Hood made a sudden and violent attack on the lines held by the Army of the Tennessee, McPherson rode up, in the woods, to the enemy's firing line and was killed.

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  • The knights then dressed him in distinctive garments, and they then mounted their horses and rode to the hall where the candidate was to receive knighthood; his future squire was to ride before him bareheaded bearing his sword by the point in its scabbard with his spurs hanging from its hilt.

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  • In the gallant discharge of its duties he was dangerously wounded by a leading outlaw, whom he slew in single combat; and while yet confined to Hermitage Castle he received a visit of two hours from the queen, who rode thither from Jedburgh and back through 20 miles of the wild borderland where her person was in perpetual danger from the freebooters whom her father's policy had striven and had failed to extirpate.

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  • They rode out in state together, and if he kept cap in hand as a subject she would snatch it from him and clap it on his head again; while in graver things she took all due or possible care to gratify his ambition, by the insertion of a clause in their contract of marriage which made their joint signature necessary to all documents of state issued under the sign-manual.

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  • Alone, in the disguise of a page, she slipped out of the castle at midnight, and rode off to meet him at a tower two miles distant, whence they fled together to Dunbar.

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  • She grasped the hand of Lord Lindsay as he rode beside her, and swore "by this hand" she would "have his head for this."

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  • Thence they rode to Seton's castle of Niddry, and next day to Hamilton palace, round which an army of 6000 men was soon assembled, and whither the new French ambassador to Scotland hastened to pay his duty.

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  • The Magyars, unable to cope with a disciplined army, were cut down in great numbers, and those who survived rode in terror from the field.

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  • GODIVA, a Saxon lady, who, according to the legend, rode naked through the streets of Coventry to gain from her husband a remission of the oppressive toll imposed on his tenants.

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  • Lady Godiva took him at his word, and after issuing a proclamation that all persons should keep within doors or shut their windows, she rode through, clothed only in her long hair.

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  • Lucan, seeing no attempt on the part of the enemy to move guns, questioned Nolan, who is said to have pointed down the valley to the artillery on the plain; whereupon Lucan rode to Lord Cardigan, the commander of the Light Brigade, and repeated Lord Raglan's order and Nolan's explanation.

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  • Nolan was killed as he rode across the front of the brigade, perhaps with the intention of changing its direction to the Vorontsov ridge.

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  • The pace was increased, though the "charge" was not sounded, and Cardigan and those of his men who remained mounted, rode up to and through the Russian line of guns.

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  • During the two following days the pasha and his son TUsun rode about the streets and tried to stop the atrocities; but order was not restored until 500 houses had been completely pillaged.

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  • Under the impression, in consequence of a furious charge of Austrian cavalry, that the battle was lost, he rode rapidly away at an early stage of the struggle - a mistake which gave rise for a time to the groundless idea that he lacked personal courage.

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  • They tore the caricature into a thousand pieces, and rolled after the king with loud ` Lebe Hoch, our Frederick for ever,' as he rode slowly away."

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  • On the 7th or 9th of October, Mary went to Jedburgh on the affairs of Border justice, and a week later she rode with Murray to Hermitage castle, where for several days Bothwell had lain, wounded nearly to death by Eliot, a border reiver.

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  • The murderers rode to the west, joined the company of Robert Hamilton, defeated Graham of Claverhouse with a small force of horse at Drumclog, occupied Glasgow, and proved the total inability of the regular forces to cope with a rising.

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  • Claverhouse, now Viscount Dundee, despairing of his party, and under apprehension of an attack in arms, rode northward Killie- with a handful of horse, and began to play the part of Montrose, while the Convention offered the crown to William and Mary, adding the claim of right to dethrone a king who had infringed the laws.

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  • He rode about Epping Forest, sometimes in a toy suit of armour, became a close observer of animal nature, and was able to recognize any bird upon the wing.

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  • But Tait had none of Tillotson's gentleness, and he rode roughshod over the obstacles in his way.

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  • Instead of driving to the Capitol in a coach and six, he walked without a guard or servant from his lodgings - or, as a rival tradition has it, he rode, and hitched his horse to a neighbouring fence - attended by a crowd of citizens.

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  • In bands, sometimes numbering a few hundreds, sometimes many thousands, they rode out on their forays as far as the Coromandel coast.

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  • According to another account, a mule on which Oxylus rode had lost an eye.

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  • The Latin king rode behind the Greek emperor, without any of the insignia of his dignity, at the entry into Antioch; but their relations were of the friendliest, and Manuel - as great a physician as he was a hunter - personally attended to Baldwin when the king was thrown from his horse in attempting to equal the emperor's feats of horsemanship. In the same year Baldwin had to undertake the regency in Antioch once more, Raynald of Chatillon, the second husband of Constance, being captured in battle.

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  • From the Valley the cavalry rode through the enemy's country to join Grant before Petersburg, fighting the action of Waynesboro', destroying communications and material of war, and finally reporting to the general-in-chief on the 25th of March 1865.

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  • The immediate effect however of what Knox thus approved was to bring his cause to its lowest ebb, and on the very day when Mary rode from Holyrood to her army, he sat down and penned the prayer, "Lord Jesus, put an end to this my miserable life, for justice and truth are not to be found among the sons of men!"

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  • At ten o'clock on the 19th Gustavus mounted his horse and rode straight to the arsenal.

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  • The Indo-Gangetic depression was formed by the weight of the over-riding mass bending down the edge over which it rode, or else it is the lower limb of the S-shaped fold which would necessarily result if there were no fracture - the Himalaya representing the upper limb of the S.

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  • She rode between the hostile camps, and succeeded in arranging an honourable peace between her husband and her son.

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  • Detached details are given also in works upon Constantine (Manso), Julian (Mi eke, Rode, Neumann, Rendall), Damasus (Rade), Arianism (Gwatkin's Studies of Arianism, which gives a severe but trustworthy criticism of Rufinus and discusses the manner in which Socrates was related to him), the emperors after Julian (De Broglie, Richter, Clinton, the Weltgeschichte of Ranke, the Gesch.

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  • The men rode through the morass and up the slope.

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  • On the morning of the 7th the band, numbering about 36 persons, confessed and heard Mass, and then rode away to Holbeche, 2 m.

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  • The whole of Romney Marsh, in Kent and Sussex, formerly constituted an arm of the sea, where vessels rode in deep water, carrying produce to ports no longer in existence.

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  • When the Swiss ranks had been disordered, the short pike and the sword came into play, and aided by the constable de Bourbon with a handful of the gendarmerie, the French right more than held its own until Alviano with the cavalry from Lodi rode on to the field and completed the rout of the Swiss.

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  • Almost as he gave the signal for the whole line to charge, the sorely pressed Hospitallers rode out upon the enemy on their own initiative.

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  • Swift rode down to Marley Abbey with a terrible countenance, petrified Vanessa by his frown, and departed without a word, flinging down a packet which only contained her own letter to Stella.

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  • Lord Leven gave up the battle as lost and rode away to Tadcaster.

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  • He resolved to appeal to the emperor, rode to Prague, won over Rudolph by his singular address, and, richly supplied with funds, reappeared in Transylvania as imperial governor.

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  • At these races the duke of Monmouth, son of Charles II., once rode his own horse and won the plate.

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  • From Bedford he rode every year to London, and preached there to large and attentive congregations.

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  • At the head of the army she rode clothed in a coat of mail, armed with an ancient sword, said to be that with which Charles Martel had vanquished the Saracens, the hiding-place of which, under the altar of the parish church of the village of Ste Catherine de Fierbois, the " voices " had revealed to her; she carried a white standard of her own design embroidered with lilies, and having on the one side the image of God seated on the clouds and holding the world in His hand, and on the other a representation of the Annunciation.

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  • Unconsoled by such honours, she rode away from the court in March, to assist in the defence of Compiegne against the duke of Burgundy; and on the 24th of May she led an unsuccessful sortie against the besiegers, when she was surrounded and taken prisoner.

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  • The archbishop of Corinth girded him with a sword which had lain upon the Holy Sepulchre, and the metropolitan of Kiev absolved him from all his sins, without the usual preliminary of confession, before he rode forth to battle.

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  • At the head of 150 mounted riflemen, accompanied by Colonel Mackinnon, he dashed out of the fort, and, through a heavy fire of the enemy, rode to King William's Town - a distance of 12 m.

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  • They rode on mules with gilded bridles, rich saddles and housings, carrying hawks on their wrist, followed by an immense train of attendants.

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  • Seeing his opportunity, Henry left his brothers body unburied, rode straight off to Winchester with a handful of companions, and seized the royal treasure.

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  • But Henry, once hailed as king, rode hard for London and persuaded bishop Maurice to crown him without delay at Westminster, since the primate Anseim was absent beyond seas.

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  • They even made a great expedition to Ireland, where Bruces brother Edward was proclaimed king by the rebellious Celtic septs, and rode across the whole island, exterminating the Anglo-Irish population in many districts (1315-1317).

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  • Fourteen times the squadrons of King Philip came back to the charge; but mowed down by the arrow-shower, they seldom could get to handstrokes with the English knights, and at last rode off the field in disorder.

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  • She gathered her forces in Norfolk and Suffolk, Northumberland rode out from London to oppose her, but defection dogged his steps, and even in London Mary was proclaimed queen behind his back by his fellow-conspirators.

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  • When, in the third of the short parliaments held at Oxford the Whigs rode armed into the city, the nation decided that the future danger of a Roman Catholic succession was incomparably less than the immediate danger of another civil war.

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  • His son and heir-apparent, Maurice of Berkeley, was the hero of a misadventure recorded by Froissart, who tells how a young English knight, displaying his banner for the first time on the day of Poitiers, rode after a flying Picard squire, by whom he was grievously wounded and held to ransom.

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  • On the 12th of September 1812, he started with two Armenian servants, crossed the Araxes, rode from Tabriz to Erivan, from Erivan to Kars, from Kars to Erzerum, from Erzerum to Chiflik, urged on from place to place by a thoughtless Tatar guide, and, though the plague was raging at Tokat (near Eski-Shehr in Asia Minor), he was compelled by prostration to stop there.

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  • Irish horsemen rode without saddle or stirrups.

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  • Until the 15th century the mayor either rode or walked to Westminster, but in 1453 Sir John Norman appears to have set a fashion of going by water.

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  • all through the valley of the Guadalquivir to Tarifa, where he rode his horse into the sea and claimed possession of the last land in Spain.

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  • Prior to the introduction of carriages horseback was the means of locomotion, and Queen Elizabeth rode in state to St Paul's on a pillion; but even after carriages were used, horseback was held to be more dignified, for James I.

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  • and his judges rode on horseback to Westminster Hall.

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  • On coming up with the main body of rebels he saw that diplomacy gave a better chance of success than fighting, and, accompanied only by an interpreter, rode into the enemy's camp to discuss the situation.

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  • He slew the blacksmith and loaded the treasure on his magic steed named Grani, and then rode off.

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  • So Sigurd, assuming Gunnar's shape, rode through the flames on his magic horse, and in sign of troth exchanged rings with the Valkyrie, giving her the ring of Andvari.

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  • So Gunnar and Brunhild were wedded, and Sigurd, resuming his own form, rode back with them to Giuki's court where the double marriage was celebrated.

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  • Brunhild taunted Gudrun with the fact that Sigurd was Gunnar's vassal, whereupon Gudrun retorted by telling her that it was not Gunnar but Sigurd who rode through the flames, and in proof of this held up Brunhild's ring, which Sigurd had given to her.

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  • Jonathan watched Alex, his expression both anxious and enthused as Alex rode the horse until it settled down.

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  • Without a word, he rode past Carmen and Jonathan.

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  • Señor Medena said goodbye to them at the house, but Alondra and Felipa rode with them in the Limousine to the airport.

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  • They rode up a long slope and topped out, overlooking a small fenced-in valley.

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  • Instead, I splurged and rode the PATH train across the river to New Jersey and rented a cheap hotel room near my stop.

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  • The three of us rode out to Rick's Gourmet Ice Cream where we calmed our souls with three scoops of Cherry Cheesecake for Betsy and a like amount of extreme Chocolate for Molly and me.

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  • I rode shotgun in an ancient Ford with a flag of Nigeria painted on the dashboard while Howie hung over the seat amid a month's supply of fast food wrappers and not a few empty beer cans.

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  • They were on the same team, only Cummings rode the bench and Byrne was the star—he played shortstop.

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  • More Landis warriors rode through the gates to explore the city.

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  • As he rode, problems bobbed to the surface of his mind like driftwood released from quicksand – ready to be plucked from the surface and worked into something useable.

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  • With a precarious tilt of the bicycle, he turned and rode off.

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  • Anne Fenner, who is nearly 80, rode on the footplate of the WD from Holt to Sheringham, fulfilling a lifelong ambition.

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  • The Nuclear Age of the 1950s and 60s postwar boom rode over such concerns.

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  • We rode at all paces, with each ride including some long canters on sandy tracks.

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  • Lancers) rode down cavalry using caracole (Heath, 1997 ).

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  • cardamom plantations, rode horses and relaxed in the hot springs.

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  • The trains were tested in April on a custom built centrifuge, which John rode to test the G-Forces.

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  • This completed, twelve chieftains rode around the barrow, reciting an elegy and speaking of their heroic king.

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  • For five miles I rode south, striking a tinder from time to time to look at my pocket compass.

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  • I rode a trout today, and drank the dew from spiders ' webs.

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  • The KDG rode toward the enemy and then feigned a retirement.

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  • rode a gondola in Venice Gotten a tattoo - Several.

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  • A member who was cycling home from work, rode onto the grass at the side of the road to avoid some loose gravel.

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  • We rode passed Marion Lodge to reach the Neolithic henge of Long Meg and her Daughters.

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  • horsemanof trouble were also raised on April 14th 1718, when 50 or 60 armed horsemen rode through Winlaton heading south.

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  • lovely garden below Baghdad - we rode out.

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  • man-at-armsly, a group of mounted men-at-arms and archers rode through the countryside, burning, killing, pillaging and plundering.

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  • Although they rode into the Japanese area and picnicked they were never molested.

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  • Stephen had put a little monorail down the center of the tunnel and you rode through to Chequers crouched on something like a skateboard.

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  • Noise at all hours, kids playing truant & stealing motorbikes which they rode dangerously.

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  • I still rode on toward the north, alone with one hired muleteer, a simple soul.

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  • A woman paralyzed by multiple sclerosis rode a horse for the first time in years.

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  • Parnell publicly condemned the murders and rode out the storm of public indignation to push for a policy of Home Rule for Ireland.

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  • I rode my standard rode bike with two rear panniers.

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  • peahen called Laura, followed him everywhere and even rode around the estate in his Rolls Royce!

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  • postwar boom rode over such concerns.

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  • Abigail rode her donkey and came down toward the mountain ravine.

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  • rider party rode on horseback from Prescott to McDowell.

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  • However, all that changed when the Wirral striker rode a few tackles and struck a fierce shot into the goal.

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  • The story does not say what kind of bike they rode or whether it had a sidecar.

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  • Middlesbrough was around for a while, and from there came Frank Auffret, who rode speedway for Middlesbrough, Hull and England.

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  • The cattle stampeded and the cowboys rode in an opposite direction.

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  • Yet the powder of your cellar Would embolden any feller To start for the great steeplechase We rode at Quenby Hall.

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  • I rode it six days prior to the race and was amazed at the very tight climbing switchbacks.

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  • Ulamek rode particularly well to deny Lindback another race victory, whilst a typically tenacious Gafurov kept Davidsson at bay.

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  • My friend around the corner rode a tricycle which I was very jealous of.

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  • For a wager he rode his horse to the extreme verge of the cliff.

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  • In it is the helmet of Major Robert Philipson, who rode into the church during service in search of one of Cromwell's officers, Colonel Briggs, to do vengeance on him.

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  • That he rode on the crest of a splendid wave of art is not to be questioned: but it is to be regretted that we have no morsel of work extant for which we can definitely hold him responsible.

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  • High steward at Richard's crowning, the duke bore the crown and rode as marshal into Westminster Hall.

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  • In Poland sixty thousand gentlemen, rich and poor, famous and obscure, but all alike gentlemen, rode out to choose a king by a unanimous vote, and to bind him when chosen by such conditions as they thought good.

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  • Bothwell, with a troop of fifty men, rode through Edinburgh defiantly denouncing vengeance on his concealed accusers.

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  • Ignoring the lesson of Falkirk, the mounted nien rode through the morass and up the slope, which was now crowned by the three great masses of the Scottish pikemen.

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  • According to the legend, Gordium was founded by Gordius, a Phrygian peasant who had been called to the throne by his countrymen in obedience to an oracle of Zeus commanding them to select the first person that rode up to the temple of the god in a wagon.

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  • When having limbered up the only two cannon that remained uninjured out of the four, they began moving down the hill (one shattered gun and one unicorn were left behind), Prince Andrew rode up to Tushin.

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  • Tushin gave no orders, and, silently-- fearing to speak because at every word he felt ready to weep without knowing why--rode behind on his artillery nag.

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  • After a while the moving mass became agitated, someone rode past on a white horse followed by his suite, and said something in passing: What did he say?

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  • On receiving Boris' letter he rode with a fellow officer to Olmutz, dined there, drank a bottle of wine, and then set off alone to the Guards' camp to find his old playmate.

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  • You know, of course, that His Imperial Highness rode with our regiment all the time, so that we had every comfort and every advantage.

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  • He ordered his horse at once and, coldly taking leave of Boris, rode home.

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  • The Emperors rode up to the flank, and the trumpets of the first cavalry regiment played the general march.

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  • The Tsar's foot, in the narrow pointed boot then fashionable, touched the groin of the bobtailed bay mare he rode, his hand in a white glove gathered up the reins, and he moved off accompanied by an irregularly swaying sea of aides-de-camp.

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  • Farther and farther he rode away, stopping at other regiments, till at last only his white plumes were visible to Rostov from amid the suites that surrounded the Emperors.

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  • The day after the review, Boris, in his best uniform and with his comrade Berg's best wishes for success, rode to Olmutz to see Bolkonski, wishing to profit by his friendliness and obtain for himself the best post he could--preferably that of adjutant to some important personage, a position in the army which seemed to him most attractive.

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  • Can't you do it more gently? said the Emperor apparently suffering more than the dying soldier, and he rode away.

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  • At midday he was admitted to the Emperor, and an hour later he rode off with Prince Dolgorukov to the advanced post of the French army.

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  • His hussars were placed along the line in couples and he himself rode along the line trying to master the sleepiness that kept coming over him.

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  • Along the Tverskaya Street rode the hussar with mustaches...

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  • Rostov, still looking round toward the fires and the shouts, rode with the sergeant to meet some mounted men who were riding along the line.

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  • Rostov rode up to Bagration, reported to him, and then joined the adjutants listening to what the generals were saying.

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  • Bagration called to him from the hill not to go beyond the stream, but Rostov pretended not to hear him and did not stop but rode on and on, continually mistaking bushes for trees and gullies for men and continually discovering his mistakes.

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  • Only when approaching Bagration did Rostov let his horse gallop again, and with his hand at the salute rode up to the general.

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  • "What does that prove?" he was saying as Rostov rode up.

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  • The fires and shouting in the enemy's army were occasioned by the fact that while Napoleon's proclamation was being read to the troops the Emperor himself rode round his bivouacs.

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  • They don't themselves know what they are doing! said the officer and rode off.

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  • Then a general rode past shouting something angrily, not in Russian.

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  • When the soldiers of the regiment in front of which Kutuzov was standing began to shout, he rode a little to one side and looked round with a frown.

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  • Another in the same place turned round and fired in the air; a third was striking the horse Kutuzov himself rode.

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  • From the regimental commander's, Denisov rode straight to the staff with a sincere desire to act on this advice.

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  • Denisov, as was his wont, rode out in front of the outposts, parading his courage.

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  • Having returned to the regiment and told the commander the state of Denisov's affairs, Rostov rode to Tilsit with the letter to the Emperor.

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  • The general bowed his head respectfully, and the monarch mounted and rode down the street at a gallop.

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  • The Emperor rode to the square where, facing one another, a battalion of the Preobrazhensk regiment stood on the right and a battalion of the French Guards in their bearskin caps on the left.

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  • As the Tsar rode up to one flank of the battalions, which presented arms, another group of horsemen galloped up to the opposite flank, and at the head of them Rostov recognized Napoleon.

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  • The Emperors remounted and rode away.

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  • In front rode a fresh-looking, handsome old man with a large gray mustache.

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  • The hounds were joined into one pack, and "Uncle" and Nicholas rode on side by side.

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  • A third person rode up circumspectly through the wood (it was plain that he had had a lesson) and stopped behind the count.

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  • Old Count Rostov also rode up and touched the wolf.

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  • Nicholas sent the man to call Natasha and Petya to him, and rode at a footpace to the place where the whips were getting the hounds together.

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  • Nicholas, not stopping to talk to the man, asked his sister and Petya to wait for him and rode to the spot where the enemy's, Ilagin's, hunting party was.

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  • The victorious huntsman rode off to join the field, and there, surrounded by inquiring sympathizers, recounted his exploits.

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  • He rode in angry agitation toward him, firmly grasping his whip and fully prepared to take the most resolute and desperate steps to punish his enemy.

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  • Seeing the enemies exchanging friendly greetings, she rode up to them.

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  • The masters rode together.

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  • "And suppose they outdo my Milka at once!" he thought as he rode with "Uncle" and Ilagin toward the hare.

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  • The huntsman stood halfway up the knoll holding up his whip and the gentlefolk rode up to him at a footpace; the hounds that were far off on the horizon turned away from the hare, and the whips, but not the gentlefolk, also moved away.

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  • "Uncle" himself twisted up the hare, threw it neatly and smartly across his horse's back as if by that gesture he meant to rebuke everybody, and, with an air of not wishing to speak to anyone, mounted his bay and rode off.

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  • When, much later, "Uncle" rode up to Nicholas and began talking to him, he felt flattered that, after what had happened, "Uncle" deigned to speak to him.

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  • A huntsman was sent to Otradnoe for a trap, while Nicholas rode with Natasha and Petya to "Uncle's" house.

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  • He mounted it and rode at a gallop to one of the bridges over the Niemen, deafened continually by incessant and rapturous acclamations which he evidently endured only because it was impossible to forbid the soldiers to express their love of him by such shouting, but the shouting which accompanied him everywhere disturbed him and distracted him from the military cares that had occupied him from the time he joined the army.

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  • He rode across one of the swaying pontoon bridges to the farther side, turned sharply to the left, and galloped in the direction of Kovno, preceded by enraptured, mounted chasseurs of the Guard who, breathless with delight, galloped ahead to clear a path for him through the troops.

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  • What did he say? was heard in the ranks of the Polish uhlans when one of the aides-de-camp rode up to them.

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  • He called for his horse and rode to his quarters.

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  • They rode through the village of Rykonty, past tethered French hussar horses, past sentinels and men who saluted their colonel and stared with curiosity at a Russian uniform, and came out at the other end of the village.

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  • In front of the group, on a black horse with trappings that glittered in the sun, rode a tall man with plumes in his hat and black hair curling down to his shoulders.

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  • This man rode toward Balashev at a gallop, his plumes flowing and his gems and gold lace glittering in the bright June sunshine.

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  • Balashev rode on, supposing from Murat's words that he would very soon be brought before Napoleon himself.

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  • From all the windows of the streets through which he rode, rugs, flags, and his monogram were displayed, and the Polish ladies, welcoming him, waved their handkerchiefs to him.

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  • Rostov, always closely followed by Ilyin, rode along the side of the road between two rows of birch trees.

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  • A judge of horses and a sportsman, he had lately procured himself a large, fine, mettlesome, Donets horse, dun-colored, with light mane and tail, and when he rode it no one could outgallop him.

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  • Now he rode beside Ilyin under the birch trees, occasionally plucking leaves from a branch that met his hand, sometimes touching his horse's side with his foot, or, without turning round, handing a pipe he had finished to an hussar riding behind him, with as calm and careless an air as though he were merely out for a ride.

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  • The squadron overtook and passed the infantry and the battery--which had also quickened their pace--rode down a hill, and passing through an empty and deserted village again ascended.

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  • Count Ostermann with his suite rode up behind the squadron, halted, spoke to the commander of the regiment, and rode up the hill to the guns.

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  • He touched his horse, gave the word of command, and immediately, hearing behind him the tramp of the horses of his deployed squadron, rode at full trot downhill toward the dragoons.

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  • "But what on earth is worrying me?" he asked himself as he rode back from the general.

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  • Prince Andrew rode up to the hothouse; some of the glass panes were broken, and of the trees in tubs some were overturned and others dried up.

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  • Prince Andrew rode up to the house.

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  • Gently disengaging himself, the prince spurred his horse and rode down the avenue at a gallop.

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  • On the march from Vyazma to Tsarevo-Zaymishche he rode his light bay bobtailed ambler accompanied by his Guards, his bodyguard, his pages, and aides-de-camp.

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  • "As soon as Napoleon's interpreter had spoken," says Thiers, "the Cossack, seized by amazement, did not utter another word, but rode on, his eyes fixed on the conqueror whose fame had reached him across the steppes of the East.

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  • Napoleon rode on, dreaming of the Moscow that so appealed to his imagination, and "the bird restored to its native fields" galloped to our outposts, inventing on the way all that had not taken place but that he meant to relate to his comrades.

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  • They rode at a footpace to the barn, where a large crowd of peasants was standing.

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  • "No, there's not much to be amused at here," said Rostov, and rode on a little way.

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  • A huge suite of generals rode behind him.

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  • Well, good-by, General, he added, and rode into the yard past Prince Andrew and Denisov.

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  • "Whew... whew... whew!" he whistled just audibly as he rode into the yard.

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  • They rode across that bridge into the village of Borodino and thence turned to the left, passing an enormous number of troops and guns, and came to a high knoll where militiamen were digging.

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  • Then they rode downhill and uphill, across a ryefield trodden and beaten down as if by hail, following a track freshly made by the artillery over the furrows of the plowed land, and reached some fleches * which were still being dug.

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  • At last those mounted men rode away from the mound and disappeared.

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  • From the fleches they rode still farther to the left, along a road winding through a thick, low-growing birch wood.

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  • They rode close by continuing to converse, and Prince Andrew involuntarily heard these words:

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  • He sighed deeply and rode back to Gorki.

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  • At half-past five Napoleon rode to the village of Shevardino.

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  • Napoleon with his suite rode up to the Shevardino Redoubt where he dismounted.

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  • All the gentlemen have gone out, and his Serene Highness himself rode past long ago.

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  • Pierre rode up to them.

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  • But the adjutant turned his horse about and rode on.

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  • Pierre did not find his groom and rode along the hollow with the adjutant to Raevski's Redoubt.

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  • Pierre went to the battery and the adjutant rode on.

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  • He mounted and rode toward Semenovsk.

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  • Amid the powder smoke, slowly dispersing over the whole space through which Napoleon rode, horses and men were lying in pools of blood, singly or in heaps.

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  • Napoleon rode up the high ground at Semenovsk, and through the smoke saw ranks of men in uniforms of a color unfamiliar to him.

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  • One of the generals rode up to Napoleon and ventured to offer to lead the Old Guard into action.

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  • "At eight hundred leagues from France, I will not have my Guard destroyed!" he said, and turning his horse rode back to Shevardino.

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  • Adjutant General Wolzogen, the man who when riding past Prince Andrew had said, "the war should be extended widely," and whom Bagration so detested, rode up while Kutuzov was at dinner.

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  • From the other side a battalion commander rode up.

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  • He rode hurriedly from the battlefield and returned to the Shevardino knoll, where he sat on his campstool, his sallow face swollen and heavy, his eyes dim, his nose red, and his voice hoarse, involuntarily listening, with downcast eyes, to the sounds of firing.

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  • "My head, be it good or bad, must depend on itself," said he, rising from the bench, and he rode to Fili where his carriages were waiting.

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  • The officer mounted his horse and rode after him.

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  • In front rode a detachment of Wurttemberg hussars and behind them rode the King of Naples himself accompanied by a numerous suite.

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  • An interpreter rode up to the group.

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  • A little man in Russian civilian clothes rode out from the ranks, and by his clothes and manner of speaking Pierre at once knew him to be a French salesman from one of the Moscow shops.

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  • The officer, mounting his horse, rode off to someone else.

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  • What a nuisance it is! thought the officer, and he rode round the whole camp.

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  • The officer snatched a little food at a comrade's, and rode again to the vanguard to find Miloradovich.

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  • The officer rode out beyond our lines to Echkino.

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  • While still at a distance he heard as he rode the merry sounds of a soldier's dance song proceeding from the house.

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  • Without replying, the sergeant, with a resolute air, mounted and rode away with Grekov whose men had quickly assembled.

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  • He rode silently on his small gray horse, indolently answering suggestions that they should attack.

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  • The Emperor rode through the streets to comfort the inhabitants, and, despite his preoccupation with state affairs, himself visited the theaters that were established by his order.

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  • And the quiet little Dokhturov rode thither, and Borodino became the greatest glory of the Russian army.

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  • The day after the council at Malo-Yaroslavets Napoleon rode out early in the morning amid the lines of his army with his suite of marshals and an escort, on the pretext of inspecting the army and the scene of the previous and of the impending battle.

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  • Through these forests Denisov and his party rode all day, sometimes keeping well back in them and sometimes coming to the very edge, but never losing sight of the moving French.

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  • Beside Denisov rode an esaul, * Denisov's fellow worker, also in felt cloak and sheepskin cap, and riding a large sleek Don horse.

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  • Beside him rode an hussar, with a boy in a tattered French uniform and blue cap behind him on the crupper of his horse.

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  • In front, at a weary gallop and using his leather whip, rode an officer, disheveled and drenched, whose trousers had worked up to above his knees.

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  • Denisov, Petya, and the esaul, accompanied by some Cossacks and the hussar who had the prisoner, rode to the left across a ravine to the edge of the forest.

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  • Denisov, the esaul, and Petya rode silently, following the peasant in the knitted cap who, stepping lightly with outturned toes and moving noiselessly in his bast shoes over the roots and wet leaves, silently led them to the edge of the forest.

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  • Denisov and Petya rode up to him.

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  • After talking for some time with the esaul about next day's attack, which now, seeing how near they were to the French, he seemed to have definitely decided on, Denisov turned his horse and rode back.

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  • "Well, let's go," said Denisov, and rode all the way to the watchhouse in silence and frowning angrily.

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  • It was already growing dusk when Denisov, Petya, and the esaul rode up to the watchhouse.

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  • On reaching the bottom, Dolokhov told the Cossacks accompanying him to await him there and rode on at a quick trot along the road to the bridge.

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  • Petya, his heart in his mouth with excitement, rode by his side.

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  • And without waiting for an answer from the sentinel, who had stepped aside, Dolokhov rode up the incline at a walk.

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  • Dolokhov was a long time mounting his horse which would not stand still, then he rode out of the yard at a footpace.

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  • Petya rode beside him, longing to look round to see whether or not the French were running after them, but not daring to.

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  • When they had descended to the bridge Petya and Dolokhov rode past the sentinel, who without saying a word paced morosely up and down it, then they descended into the hollow where the Cossacks awaited them.

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  • His horse by habit made as if to nip his leg, but Petya leaped quickly into the saddle unconscious of his own weight and, turning to look at the hussars starting in the darkness behind him, rode up to Denisov.

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  • He did not say another word to Petya but rode in silence all the way.

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  • Denisov talked in whispers with the esaul and the Cossacks rode past Petya and Denisov.

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  • When they had all ridden by, Denisov touched his horse and rode down the hill.

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  • Petya rode beside Denisov, the pulsation of his body constantly increasing.

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  • Wait for the infantry! he exclaimed as Petya rode up to him.

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  • Denisov did not reply; he rode up to Petya, dismounted, and with trembling hands turned toward himself the bloodstained, mud-bespattered face which had already gone white.

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  • Kutuzov rode to Dobroe on his plump little white horse, followed by an enormous suite of discontented generals who whispered among themselves behind his back.

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  • And flourishing his whip he rode off at a gallop for the first time during the whole campaign, and left the broken ranks of the soldiers laughing joyfully and shouting "Hurrah!"

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  • The commander rode up to his hut.

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  • That was a man in hunting costume, and he rode a spirited and restive horse.

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  • Our party rode on horseback from Prescott to McDowell.

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  • Both batsman rode their luck and benefited from some sloppy fielding, Hume surviving the drop of the century in the gully.

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  • As kids we often rode soapbox carts down here.

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  • Yet the powder of your cellar Would embolden any feller To start for the Great steeplechase We rode at Quenby Hall.

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  • In this interview, Mark O'Neill describes how he rode the wave of this expansion, so that today he writes at his own blog, Better Than Therapy, and works full time as editor for the popular Internet technology blog MakeUseOf.

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  • In 1964, Egon Zimmermann rode Fischer skis when he won the gold medal in the downhill at the Innsburg Winter Olympics, a feat that was a first for the company.

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  • Their excellence on the international competitive circuit has also continued, culminating at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, Utah when athletes from around the world rode Fischer skis to a record 58 medals.

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  • I think the feeling I had was exactly what they meant when they say, "Rode hard and put up wet."

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  • For generations, visitors rode ferries from Buffalo to the park's pier, and thousands of guests rented beach cottages to enjoy lengthy summer vacations in the exciting and picturesque atmosphere.

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  • Half-Life 2 rode onto the scene in a double decker bus full of hype.

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  • Also, at that time, nearly one-third of children rode in the wrong restraint for their zage and size, and an estimated 82 percent of child safety seats were installed or used incorrectly.

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  • Many women tell legendary tales of embarrassing swimming stories when a perfect dive was greeted by applause for a bikini top that rode all the way up or fell off completely.

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  • In the past family and friends got together and rode their horse drawn sleds to neighbors to sing Christmas carols on their porch.

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  • Two Rode Together - Released in 1961, this film stars the incomparable Jimmy Stewart, Richard Widmark, Shirley Jones and Linda Cristal.

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  • As my brother, David, rode down Manhattan's 5th Avenue, he couldn't help but notice that many of the beautifully dressed women walking to and from work along the city sidewalk wore sneakers on their feet.

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  • He kidnapped Hope on her wedding day (wedding dress and all) and rode off with her on his motorcycle.

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  • The popular Mexican singer Thalia rode to fame through this trilogy of telenovelas, making her a household name on four different continents.

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  • The character of Supervisory Special Agent Derek Morgan seems to have taken page from Moore's history.  Like Moore, Morgan was an assertive young athlete, who was raised by a single mom and rode an athletic scholarship to college.

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  • The next page asks you if you have a valid driving license, how many years you have owned and rode your motorcycle and if you have had any accidents, violations or license suspensions.

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  • Though Daft Punk rode the late 1990s house music craze to the peak of their career, interest in the group still remains high, both among fans and among fellow musicians, who frequently seek out the group for production and remixing help.

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  • They rode the wave of folk rock popularity in the mid-60s and outlasted many of the artists from that period.

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  • Hung rode a tone deaf audition on American Idol into stardom.

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  • The first two installments of Making the Band on MTV continued to follow O-Town as they rode the path to success.

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  • In reality, Dane rode in a car for the last three miles, so producers could get footage of him crossing the finish line.

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  • During the US involvement in the ongoing conflict in Somalia, the world became aware of the young troops who rode around in pickups and jeeps fitted with machine guns.

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  • In Gondor, the throne has been unoccupied since Isildur rode away to his death, generations ago.

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  • Señor Medena said goodbye to them at the house, but Alondra and Felipa rode with them in the Limousine to the airport.

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  • She waited for an explanation, but he rode on in silence.

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  • On the other hand, if you abandoned the wagons and rode the mules, you might be able to keep ahead of the Indians.

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  • She nudged the horse with her heals and rode beside him.

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  • Ahead, Bordeaux rode erect and alert.

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  • As much as she would like to have offered to walk while he rode, she knew they would cover ground faster if she rode and he walked.

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  • They rode in silence for a few minutes and finally he looked up.

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  • There he saddled Ed and rode out to the exercise field.

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  • She rode away quickly, as angry at herself as she was at her closest advisor.

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  • He could hide right here then close the gates when you rode out.

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  • So, through the night, Paul Revere rode toward Concord.

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  • Mr. Webster rode in front, and Daniel, on the old gray nag, followed behind.

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  • I rode on a rough road, and fell off three or four times, and am now awfully lame!

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  • I rode a fiery hunter--I can feel the impatient toss of his head now and the quiver that ran through him at the first roar of the cannon.

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  • God be praised! and he rode past that company and overtook the next one.

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  • It seemed to Rostov that Bogdanich was only pretending not to notice him, and that his whole aim now was to test the cadet's courage, so he drew himself up and looked around him merrily; then it seemed to him that Bogdanich rode so near in order to show him his courage.

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  • At eight o'clock Kutuzov rode to Pratzen at the head of the fourth column, Miloradovich's, the one that was to take the place of Przebyszewski's and Langeron's columns which had already gone down into the valley.

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  • Two of them rode side by side in front, at full gallop.

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  • This general, hating Barclay, rode to visit a friend of his own, a corps commander, and, having spent the day with him, returned to Barclay and condemned, as unsuitable from every point of view, the battleground he had not seen.

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  • "Well then," continued Prince Andrew to Alpatych, "report to them as I have told you"; and not replying a word to Berg who was now mute beside him, he touched his horse and rode down the side street.

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  • He rode to the keeper's lodge.

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