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Safe sentence examples

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  • She felt safe and secure.

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  • She'd better find a safe place until they arrived.

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  • She was safe again.

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  • He lifted the nest gently and put it in a safe place in the forks of the tree.

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  • She urged her mount a safe distance away, motioning for Jonathan to follow.

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  • Their hiding place was safe for the present.

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  • "Sorry, Sofi, but I'm taking you somewhere safe," Jake's voice warbled.

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  • "You're safe," he told her.

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  • But they're safe, Dusty, I promise.

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  • "Stay safe," she said and returned to the compound.

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  • "At least you're safe," she said.

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  • Burn the six safe houses.

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  • Something about the man made her feel safe, and the warm electricity in her body made her sleepy.

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  • I feel safe with you, Jule, and it terrifies me.

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  • Hopefully her family would be in the restaurant now – safe from any flooding on the highway.

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  • And they did not feel themselves safe until they were once more in Boston.

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  • But everyone here is safe and uninjured.

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  • As soon as he trotted out upon the surface of the river he found himself safe from pursuit, and Zeb was already running across the water toward Dorothy.

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  • "Four safe houses in six days have been destroyed," he said.

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  • We'll be safe here, and the moisture in the cave will keep the dust down.

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  • I've killed hundreds to keep you safe and undiscovered, and I'll kill hundreds more.

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  • They're at the safe house off Biscayne.

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  • When "human testing" is done almost immediately, but within the safe confines of a CPU.

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  • "You're safe with me," he said at her hesitation.

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  • It is safe to say that the man with seventeen puppies is creating more happiness by giving one each to sixteen friends than he is forgoing by his loss of puppies.

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  • She snuggled into his arms and felt safe for the first time since the accident.

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  • You're as safe with the Reverend as with your own mother if that's what you're worried about.

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  • If I'm not back in twenty minutes, go someplace safe and call the police, okay? she said, placing it on the dashboard.

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  • Betsy was safe with a nine and I thought my four bought me cot until Howie's snake eyes saved me.

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  • If you put me in jail again, when I get out there won't be a safe place for you.

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  • "And keeping us safe," Betsy added.

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  • It made a safe ball that didn't go far, which was perfect for Destiny.

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  • Xander, find me somewhere safe above ground.

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  • By the time he set her down safe and dry on the other side, her hands were going numb and her shoulders were aching.

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  • And now, if these people think they are safe from me, are in for the surprise of their now-short lives!

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  • "He's safe for now," Dusty said, his own mind going to the boy who'd been a vamp for a day.

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  • She thought of how she'd felt safe with Jule during their brief encounter.

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  • They drew up closer to the fire and felt thankful that they were safe from the raging storm.

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  • He was hurt" she rushed on, not wanting to admit how, "but he's safe for now."

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  • It has now come to my knowledge that you lent him your carriage for his removal from town, and that you have even accepted papers from him for safe custody.

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  • We'll be safe there.

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  • The trouble is, my ranch has been a safe haven and even headquarters for the wolf population around here.

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  • They weren't safe together, especially since the powerful connection between them was driving her body crazy just sitting so close.

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  • But in spite of his aggressive behavior, she felt safe with him.

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  • The clever cost savings idea of sleeping in the car didn't sound so safe right now.

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  • I'll make that safe a bet anytime.

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  • Bordeaux wouldn't have left her unless he felt she was safe, she was sure of that.

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  • "I know somewhere safe," Xander said.

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  • But this was not corn, and so it was safe from such enemies as he.

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  • They'll be safe with me, as safe as in Chancery!

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  • I felt proud to know that the liberties of Massachusetts and of our fatherland were in such safe keeping; and as I turned to my hoeing again I was filled with an inexpressible confidence, and pursued my labor cheerfully with a calm trust in the future.

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  • Dolokhov, as if he had not heard the question, did not reply, but lighting a short French pipe which he took from his pocket began asking the officer in how far the road before them was safe from Cossacks.

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  • "I'm keeping him safe from the women, ikir," Pierre, Sofi's bodyguard, added.

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  • At least then we'd all be safe and out of the picture.

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  • "The landlord's grain is all safe," replied Dron proudly.

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  • You're a mighty fine cook, but it isn't safe out here for a woman.

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  • Such rich treasures must be kept in a safe place, and so she had imagined them stored in jars and vases in one part of the royal palace.

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  • At first Prince Andrew read with his eyes only, but after a while, in spite of himself (although he knew how far it was safe to trust Bilibin), what he had read began to interest him more and more.

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  • Jonny was safe, even if she hadn't been able to wipe away all traces of the poison in his blood.

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  • "Sofi … she's safe," Darian said and stepped from the shadows to pace.

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  • Anyway, this is to remind you there's always a safe place for you, whenever you're ready.

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  • They mounted into the buggy, Dorothy holding Eureka safe in her lap.

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  • All I need do is to wish you with me, and there you'll be--safe in the royal palace!

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  • It is safe to say that more than a majority of people in rich nations feel this way.

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  • Weather this danger and you are safe, for the rest of the way is down hill.

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  • I'll ship it back and safe keep it, but I don't want anything else to do with it.

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  • We who live here much prefer to be invisible; for we can still hug and kiss one another, and are quite safe from the bears.

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  • Carry this cat away to prison, and keep her in safe confinement until she is tried by law for the crime of murder.

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  • "Safe and sound," Quinn said.

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  • Did he know Molly and Betsy were safe, or already dead?

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  • In his safe, warm place in the straw, Caedmon soon fell asleep.

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  • Jule, whose soul had somehow lingered in her body when she'd touched him, and who had become the only man she'd ever felt safe around.

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  • Traci's found signs of the vamps' surveillance around two more of our safe houses.

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  • His mother unlocked her cabinet and took the precious volume from its place of safe keeping.

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  • It is a safe bet that no one has ever asked that question before, and yet this system is designed to answer it.

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  • By taking this "Absolutely no GMOs" stance they completely remove themselves from the debate and as such have no voice in the discussion about what direction to take GM: what are safe testing practices, what factors will we optimize for, and the whole host of questions that face us on this, the eve of a momentous leap forward.

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  • They tell me that if the fox would remain in the bosom of the frozen earth he would be safe, or if he would run in a straight line away no foxhound could overtake him; but, having left his pursuers far behind, he stops to rest and listen till they come up, and when he runs he circles round to his old haunts, where the hunters await him.

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  • Punishment and fear were not; nor were threatening words read On suspended brass; nor did the suppliant crowd fear The words of their judge; but were safe without an avenger.

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  • She'd felt safe with him, a sense she found only alone in her room.

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  • The hotel provides amenities such as an outdoor swimming pool, fitness room, business center, meeting/events facilities, security safe, coin laundry, luggage storage and multilingual staff.

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  • So the piglets will be perfectly safe, hereafter, as far as I am concerned.

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  • "Go to the devil! quick ma'ch, while you're safe and sound!" and Denisov turned his horse on the officer.

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  • Denisov evidently tried to expose Rostov to danger as seldom as possible, and after an action greeted his safe return with evident joy.

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  • Perhaps it was the knowledge they were safe because of her.

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  • I'm under strict orders to keep you safe.

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  • He stopped a safe distance away, his multi-hued eyes on Gabriel.

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  • We'll keep you safe until we can return home.

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  • Since Carmen had been the one to initiate that adoption, it was safe to assume she was over her adoption phobia.

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  • She is safe and well.

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  • Your line may not be safe!

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  • She stood and stared at the safe.

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  • Gabe, it's not safe for you here.

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  • You're safe, he added.

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  • The conclusions deducible from their anthropological features - apart from the general difficulty of arriving at safe conclusions on this ground alone, on account of the variability of the ethnological type under various conditions of life - are also rather indefinite.

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  • Take us somewhere safe, where your father won't know where to find you.

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  • She's safe for now.

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  • Before you run off and kill your brother, you should probably see her safe.

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  • You'll be safe here.

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  • I'm leaving now so I can find a safe place for you.

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  • She.d lose her sister, her only family, and Rhyn hadn.t yet proven he could keep her safe.

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  • If he.d killed you, he.d be alive and Katie would be safe.

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  • He hadn.t even been able to keep her safe when they were together, and he had nothing—not even a home—to give her.

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  • "How could you let him in here?" she demanded of Kris, unnerved by his sudden appearance in a place where she was allegedly safe.

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  • If I could protect you alone, I.d take you somewhere safe from the demons and the Council.

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  • As she fell asleep, she couldn.t help thinking Rhyn was the only Immortal on the Council she.d trust to keep humans safe.

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  • She trailed with a shiver, wanting to make sure her sister was truly safe before leaving.

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  • She needed a quiet, safe place where she could channel Rhyn.s power to call forth a portal.

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  • It was dawn, and she breathed a sigh of relief at being safe.

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  • Your monkey is safe.

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  • Reluctantly, he accepted the fact that he needed the protection of the Immortals to keep Katie safe.

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  • Even at the safe distance, his body heat made her uncomfortably warm.

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  • How quickly you found a safe place, Jade replied.

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  • Her thoughts drifted to the Sanctuary, the only place she.d felt safe.

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  • You aren.t capable of caring for someone else or keeping her safe.

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  • But, if you do as Sasha says and break the bond, I will keep her safe, I swear it, Kris said.

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  • It was all he heard anymore, that Katie would be safe and happy only if he wasn.t around.

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  • "And you really think there.s somewhere safe for you to go?" he challenged.

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  • Sasha sat on top of the sarcophagus and looked around, smug in how safe he was sitting on top of the coffin.

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  • If he tossed Sasha.s body close enough to one of them, the vial would be safe.

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  • "I need to get this someplace safe before Sasha wakes up," she said.

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  • Your family will be safe here.

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  • She.d be safe, as long as she stayed away.

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  • For the first time in three weeks, she felt safe and relieved as she looked around the tiny room that had been hers when she first arrived.

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  • You should be safe now.

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  • Most importantly, he.d protect Katie by building a world that was safe for her and watching over her from a distance.

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  • What mattered was that she was safe, and he no longer caused her pain.

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  • He was safe at the castle, Kris said as they walked.

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  • Safe place for us.

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  • For now, your former mate is safe.

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  • Just get her somewhere safe.

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  • Is everyone in the convent safe?

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  • He.d meant to make her safe and left her to the worst fate imaginable.

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  • He would.ve taken her and run away somewhere safe where no one would ever find them, as he initially wanted to do.

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  • Kevin crossed his office to the small safe and drew out a small pile of cash.

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  • Evelyn was the queen of handling crowds, but Kiera could think of nothing more than ducking into a safe corner and staying there with her back to the wall.

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  • At that moment, it was the only safe thing for her to say.

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  • When neither responded, she returned to a safe subject.

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  • She went to the battle game to play until A'Ran called, wondering what he'd say when she told him her news about his sisters and wondering just how safe it would be to talk about Ne'Rin's conversation with his father.

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  • You will stay where it is safe.

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  • You don't stay where it is safe, and you're the only remaining dhjan.

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  • Have a safe trip.

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  • She shifted her body to face him, but he moved to her side and sat on the bench a safe distance from her.

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  • I'll evacuate you as soon as it's safe.

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  • "Go. I'll be safe here," she heard herself say.

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  • Yes, uncle, she's safe.

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  • Contact me when you're safe, Jetr said.

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  • His people were safe.

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  • She wondered how he'd destroyed his own planet, whether his sisters were still safe.

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  • Mison drew abreast of Jetr, and Jetr stepped forward as A'Ran stopped a safe distance away.

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  • If she didn't have a place she felt was safe enough, maybe she wrote her journal in code.

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  • She lowered her eyes and added, "And safe."

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  • It's as safe as watching TV and a darned sight more fun.

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  • "It's as safe as a stroll in the woods," Ryland answered, winking at Dean.

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  • Please respect the private and public ownership of this property and act in a safe and reasonable manner.

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  • What do you suppose caused her to leave a cultured and safe life in Boston and come west?

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  • Time to go back to keeping the county safe, 'from speeders and bike nappers'.

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  • You may temporarily find a safe distance to travel undetected, but eventually you will be found and dealt with.

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  • When Jackson felt they were a safe distance from the castle, they stopped to make plans.

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  • Sarah and Jackson stayed a safe distance."You are not here to kill us?"

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  • Elisabeth felt a safe harbor in his arms, and Jackson wanted to give her every part of himself.

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  • She sat back down a safe distance away.

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  • It felt so safe, so right.

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  • All I needed to know was how to stay safe from them.

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  • Please stay safe tonight.

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  • I guess… but now, knowing you're safe from Victor, it was well worth it.

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  • Keep this safe for me until I return.

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  • The safe thing to do was to tell Katie where she was going, but the few minutes it would take might mean the life of the kid.

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  • Lady Atkyns was trying by every possible means to get the dauphin out of his prison when he was apparently already in safe hands, if not outside the Temple walls.

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  • It is not even safe, according to these two fathers, to commit too much to writing; and Clement undertakes not to reveal in writing many secrets known to the initiated among his readers; otherwise the indiscreet eye of the heathen may rest on them, and he will have cast his pearls before swine.

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  • Representatives of all the new creeds hastened from the Continent to England, where they hoped to find a safe and fertile field for the particular seed they had to plant.

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  • Wellington's position at nightfall was very different, and can hardly be termed safe or even satisfactory.

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  • They ought to have arranged loyally and promptly to let each other know every move it was proposed to make and the reasons for moving, for thus only could concerted action be ensured when confronted with Napoleon, "in whose presence it was so little safe to make ...

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  • Considering, then, his other differences from Anabaptist theories, and the absence of any hint to the contrary in his own autobiographical references, " it is safe to affirm that he had no conscious indebtedness to the Anabaptists " (Williston Walker, Creeds and Platforms of Congreg., New York, 1893, p. 16).

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  • Agrippa's first care was to provide a safe harbour for his ships, which he accomplished by cutting through the strips of land which separated the Lacus Lucrinus from the sea, thus forming an outer harbour; an inner one was also made by joining the lake Avernus to the Lucrinus (Dio Cassius xlviii.

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  • Whatever type of bridge is adopted, the engineer has to ascertain the loads to be carried, and to proportion the parts so that the stresses due to the loads do not exceed limits found by experience to be safe.

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  • When arches form the superstructure, the abutment must be so designed as to transmit the resultant thrust to the foundation in a safe direction, and so distributed that no part may be unduly compressed.

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  • Baker described the condition of opinion as to the safe limits of stress as chaotic. " The old foundations," he said, " are shaken, and engineers have not come to an agreement respecting the rebuilding of the structure.

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  • for steel, was safe or more than safe for long bridges with large ratio of dead to live load, it was not safe for short ones in which the stresses are mainly due to live load, the weight of the bridge being small.

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  • The safe working stress in these different cases is kmax.

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  • Let A be the dead load and B the live load, producing stress in a bar; p =B / A the ratio of live to dead load; f i the safe working limit of stress for a bar subjected to a dead load only and f the safe working stress in any other case.

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  • The queen consequently never felt safe with him.

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  • Again, the form of the word Tophet and Ahaz's association with Damascus might point to an Aramaean origin for the cult; but it would not be safe to support this view by the statements and names in 2 Kings xvii.

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  • In July 1861 he accepted from Lord Palmerston the office of solicitor-general, a knighthood, and a safe seat for the borough of Richmond in Yorkshire, secured for him through the friendly action of Lord Zetland, and thus began the second spell of Palmer's membership of the House of Commons, which continued till his elevation to the woolsack and the peerage.

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  • that the atonement took place not to satisfy the wrath of God, but in the practical interests of the divine government of the world, " The sufferings and death of the Son of God are an exemplary exhibition of God's hatred of moral evil, in connexion with which it is safe and prudent to remit that penalty, which so far as God and the divine attributes are concerned, might have been remitted without it."4

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  • Here they were detained by the Parliamentary commissioners, and by them sent up to London for safe custody.

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  • His old ambition changed into a desire for the safe aggrandizement of his family, which he magnificently achieved, and with that end he bowed before Richelieu, whose niece he forced his son to marry.

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  • Lord Kelvin assumed as a superior limit of k, the ratio of amplitude to wave-length, the value io 2, which is a very safe limit.

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  • He also gave St Boniface a safe conduct for his missions in Thuringia, Alemannia and Bavaria.

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  • The Russian government felt safe enough to reduce the garrison of Poland largely.

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  • They thus form a living, democratic body, flexible and progressive in its movements, yet with a sufficient proportion of conservatism both in religion and theology to keep it sane and safe.

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  • Its harbour is comparatively safe but lacks landing facilities.

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  • The ancient city of Fundi in 338 B.C. (or 332) received (with Formiae) the civitas sine suffragio, because it had always secured the Romans safe passage through its territory; the people as a whole did not join Privernum in its war against Rome three years later, though Vitruvius Vacca, the leader, was a native of Fundi.

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  • in., much too great to be safe.

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  • of the charge to the weight of the shot so that the advance of the shot during the conbustion of the charge should prevent the maximum pressure from exceeding a safe limit, as shown by the maximum ordinate of the pressure curve CPD in fig.

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  • Dr. Goldschmidt's principal discovery related to a simple and safe method of ignition, as the action of aluminium when mixed with various oxides, sulphides, and chlorides was well known.

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  • For a time she was safe enough; she would not renounce her Protestantism until Catholicism had been made the law of the land, but she followed Gardiner's advice to her father when he said it was better that he should make the law his will than try to make his will the law.

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  • While Mary was popular Elizabeth was safe; but as soon as the Spanish marriage project had turned away English hearts Elizabeth inevitably became the centre of plots and the hope of the plotters.

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  • But he was eminently a safe man, not an original thinker, but a counsellor of unrivalled wisdom.

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  • The impossibility of safe correlation of units necessitates a division by countries.

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  • All these lagoons are navigable, and those of northern Vera Cruz and Tamaulipas, when connected and improved, will afford a safe inland route for some hundreds of miles along the coast.

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  • Tampico and Coatzacoalcos, however, have been improved by breakwaters or jetties, and the deepening of the Channels across the bars, into safe and commodious harbours.

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  • Of the half-breed element which has become so important a part of the Mexican population, no safe estimate can be made.

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  • The reasons of Great Britain's misfortunes and failure may be summarized as follows: - Misconception by the home government of the temper and reserve strength of her colonists, a population mainly of good English blood and instincts; disbelief at the outset in the probability of a protracted struggle covering the immense territory in America; consequent failure to despatch sufficient forces to the field; the safe and Fabian generalship of Washington; and finally, the French alliance and European combinations by which at the close of the conflict England was without a friend or ally on the continent.

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  • ==Monkey== In India the monkey-god, Hanuman, is a prominent figure; in orthodox villages monkeys are safe from harm.

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  • This stage of religion is well illustrated by the Red Indian custom of offering sacrifice to certain rocks, or whirlpools, or to the indwelling spirits connected with them; the rite is only performed in the neighbourhood of the object, it is an incident of a canoe or other voyage, and is not intended to secure any benefits beyond a safe passage past the object in question; the spirit to be propitiated has a purely local sphere of influence, and powers of a very limited nature.

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  • The violation of a passport, or safe conduct, is a grave breach of international law.

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  • The offence in the United States is punishable by fine and imprisonment where the passport or safe conduct is granted under the authority of the United States (Act of Congress, April 30, 1790).

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  • This system, which has been employed for the lowest weir on the Moldau, and for a weir at the upper end of the Danube canal near Vienna to shut out floods and floating ice, as well as on the Seine, possesses the merits of raising all the movable parts of the weir out of water in flood-time, and rendering the working of the weir very safe and easy.

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  • It may be doubted whether at this time it would have been safe to give these small communities complete self-government.

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  • In bringing about a system of penny postage throughout the empire; in forwarding the construction of the Pacific cable to secure close and safe imperial telegraphic connexion; in creating rapid and efficient lines of steamship communication with the motherland and all the colonies; in granting tariff preference to British goods and in striving for preferential treatment of inter-imperial trade; in assuming responsibility for imperial defence at the two important stations of Halifax and Esquimalt, - Canada, under the guidance of Sir Wilfrid Laurier and his party, took a leading part and showed a truly national spirit.

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  • to Charlemagne (778), is now indeed largely rejected; there is nothing in the letter to make such an assumption safe, and the same must be said of Friedrich's attempt to find such reference in the letter addressed in 785 by the same pope to Constantine VI., emperor of the East, and his mother Irene.

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  • Still less safe is it to ascribe the authorship of the forgery to any particular pope on the ground of its style; for papal letters were drawn up in the papal chancery and the style employed there was apt to persist through several pontificates.

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  • The only safe way for an abscess to evacuate itself is on to the surface of the body.

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  • It has safe harbours, in the north at Otterswick and in the south at Kettletoft.

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  • preserve, we shall be safe in pronouncing that there exists a close bond of connexion between them, and if one of them shows errors which, though strange in themselves, are quite intelligible when we see what stands in the other, then we shall be justified in concluding that the second is that from which the first is derived.

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  • As to the fragments, we are safe in saying that the early dialogues in the manner of Plato were written under the influence of Plato, and that the subsequent didactic writings connected with Alexander were written more under the influence of Philip and Alexander.

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  • When the outbreak of the second war with Great Britain in 1812 gave the Creeks assurance of British aid they rose in arms, massacred several hundred settlers who had taken refuge in Fort Mims, near the junction of the Alabama and Tombigbee rivers, and in a short time no white family in the Creek country was safe outside a palisade.

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  • A more unpleasant side to the question is that he gave the king a safe conduct, which was afterwards seen by Sir Donald Stewart, before he left the palace, and presumably for a bribe; and he took an armlet and rings from the bodies of the princes.

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  • There is a small but safe anchorage at Pomony, on the S.

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  • It is not therefore safe to measure the general growth of eschatological doctrine by the apocalyptic books, of which Daniel alone attained a canonical position.

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  • Wellington now pressed for the total evacuation of France, pointing out that popular irritation had grown to such a pitch that, if the occupation were to be prolonged, he must concentrate the army between the Scheldt and the Meuse, as the forces, stretched in a thin line across France, were no longer safe in the event of a popular rising.

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  • Ritabel in Larat is the only safe roadstead during the east and west monsoons.

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  • The roadstead affords safe anchorage.

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  • Padstow (Aldestowe 1273, Patrikstowe 1326, Patrestowe 1346) and St Ives are the only two tolerably safe harbours on the north coast of Cornwall.

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  • The harbour is safe, being protected by a stony beach and by a breakwater.

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  • Though separated, both succeeded in escaping simultaneously on the 3rd of June 1611; but, less fortunate than her husband, who got safe to the Continent, she was captured in the straits of Dover and shut up in the Tower of London.

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  • One merciful provision, however, had existed from time immemorial, and that was [the puuhonuas] sacred inclosures, places of refuge, into which those who fled in time of war, or from any violent pursuer, might enter and be safe.

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  • Though a few Unionists transferred their allegiance, notably Mr. Winston Churchill, and by-elections went badly, Mr Balfour still commanded a considerable though a dwindling majority, and the various contrivances of the opposition for combining all free-traders against the government were obstructed by the fact that anything tantamount to a vote of censure would not be supported by the "wobblers" in the ministerial party, while the government could always manage to draft some "safe" amendment acceptable to most of them.

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  • In view of the serious difficulties connected with the inclining of every ship, Smith's formulae for ascertaining and providing for the correction of the heeling error with the ship upright continue to be of great value to safe navigation.

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  • This castle, indeed, yielded a safe shelter to the pope in January 1400, when the Colonnas made their attempt to surprise Rome.

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  • In December 1763 six Christian Indians, Conestogas, were massacred by the " Paxton boys " from Paxton near the present Harrisburg; the Indians who had escaped were taken to Lancaster for safe keeping but were seized and killed by the " Paxton boys," who with other backwoodsmen marched upon Philadelphia early in 1764, but Quakers and Germans gathered quickly to protect it and civil war was averted, largely by the diplomacy of Franklin.

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  • Common-sense must have shown the leaders of the revolt that they would never be safe while Peter lived, and they had insults to avenge.

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  • The harbours which played so important a part in antiquity are nearly all silted up, and, with the exception of Beirut, afford no safe anchorage for the large vessels of modern times.

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  • To give a rough idea, however, it may be said that its safe crushing load would be about a cwt.

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  • The safe tensile strength of Portland cement concrete would be something like one-tenth of its compressive strength, and might be far less.

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  • He also devoted much of his time to writing on the comparatively safe subjects of grammar and rhetoric. A detailed work on rhetoric, entitled Studiosus, was followed by eight books, Dubii sermons (A.D.

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  • There the German torpedo craft and German submarines lay in a safe base only some 60 m.

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  • Cryolite is not a safe body to electrolyse, because the minimum voltage needed to break up the aluminium fluoride is 4.0, whereas the sodium fluoride requires only 4.7 volts; if, therefore, the current rises in tension, the alkali is reduced, and the final product consists of an alloy with sodium.

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  • It is safe to say that wherever Shekinah is mentioned in Rabbinic, literature it is God's direct action or activity that is thought of.

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  • What was to be done with such a princess, whether she were to be nourished in one's bosom, above all whether it could be advisable or safe to try any diplomatic tricks upon such a lady, Knollys left for the minister to judge.

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  • It was probably at the time when a desire for revenge on her calumniatress made her think the opportunity good and safe for discharge of such a two-edged dart at the countess and the queen that Mary wrote, but abstained from despatching, the famous and terrible letter in which, with many gracious excuses and professions of regret and attachment, she transmits to Elizabeth a full and vivid report of the hideous gossip retailed by Bess of Hardwick regarding her character and person at a time when the reporter of these abominations was on friendly terms with her husband's royal charge.

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  • It any state most plants feed greedily upon it, and when pure or free from decaying wood or sticks it is a very safe ingredient in composts; but it is so liable to generate fungus, and the mycelium or spawn of certain fungi is so injurious to the roots of trees, attacking them if at all sickly or weakened by drought, that many cultivators prefer not' to mix leaf-mould with the soil used for permanent plants, as peaches or choice ornamental trees.

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  • softens a spot on a hardened carbon steel or chrome steel safe by simply heating it, so that as soon as it has again cooled he can drill through it and introduce his charge of dynamite.

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  • The Bay of Spezia is sheltered from all except southerly winds, and on its western shore are numerous openings, which afford perfectly safe anchorage in all weathers.

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  • Boniface at length put him in prison for safe keeping; he died in a monastic cell in the castle of Fumone near Anagni on the 19th of May 1296.

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  • In cultivated districts cattle, sheep, and even human inhabitants are never safe from his nocturnal ravages.

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  • But the greatest improvement affecting transportation is the construction of a safe and deep harbour.

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  • It is the only safe port easily accessible to large vessels for over 1000 m., between Sfax in Tunisia and Alexandria, for, although there is safe and deep anchorage in the recess of the Gulf of Bomba, the entrance is rocky and difficult.

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  • But all the more eagerly did he take advantage of Wallis's loose calumny to strike where he felt himself safe.

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  • Certain agents in Canada having in 1864 intimated that they were empowered to treat for peace, Lincoln, through Greeley, tendered them safe conduct to Washington.

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  • The president thereupon sent them, and made public, the following standing offer: "To whom it may concern:" Any proposition which embraces the restoration of peace, the integrity of the whole Union, and the abandonment of slavery, and which comes by and with an authority that can control the armies now at war against the United States, will be received and considered by the Executive Government of the United States, and will be met by liberal terms on substantial and collateral points, and the bearer or bearers thereof shall have safe conduct both ways.

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  • Henry saw that, while this state of things lasted, the population could never be safe, and began the construction of fortresses and walled towns.

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  • As they now knew that they could find protection without looking to a superior, they had less temptation to give up their independence, and many of them settled in the towns where they could be safe and free.

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  • By the 16th of March 1866 the Austrian war preparations were so far advanced that Count Mensdorff thought it safe to send an ultimatum to Prussia and, at the same time, a circular note to the princes declaring that, in the event of an evasive reply, Austria would move in the diet for the mobilization of the federal forces.

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  • Clearly Prussia meant war, and the Italiar government thought it safe to sign, on the 8th of April 1866,

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  • and it was said that their lives were scarcely safe.

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  • It is the only port of Senegal affording safe anchorage for the largest ships.

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  • Alternately victorious and defeated, spared by the Syracusans on whose mercy he cast himself as a suppliant (451), sent to be safe at Corinth, he came back to Sicily only to form greater plans than before.

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  • The museum, no lc5nger the property of an individual, was ren~oved in 1889 from the small building at Bulak to a disused palace at Giza, and since 1902 has been established at Kasr-en-Nil, Cairo, in a special building, of ample size and safe from fire and flood.

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  • Apparently most of the fighting was finished by the fifth year of his reign; in his mortuary temple at Thebes he set up a stela of that date recording a great victory over the Libyan immigrants and invaders, which rendered the much harried land of Egypt safe.

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  • The old canal had long fallen into decay, and the necessity of a safe channel between Alexandria and the Nile was much felt.

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  • Thousands of brigands were brought to justice: within a short time the country was again quiet and safe.

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  • There is a harbour, only accessible to small vessels; the roadstead outside is safe and has deep water a mile to the east of the fortress.

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  • It was Austria which had given trouble in his time; and if her pride were curbed, he fancied that Prussia at least would be safe.

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  • The harbour is good and safe, though difficult of access.

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  • of Cullen is the thriving fishing town of Portsoy, with a small, safe harbour and a station on the Great North of Scotland railway.

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  • On the north side of the island is the bay of Naoussa (Naussa) or Agoussa, forming a safe and roomy harbour.

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  • The neighbourhood is agreeable, and the Cardigan Bay shore is shelving and suitable for safe bathing.

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  • A papal legate, in Bruce's time, was no more safe, if his errand was undesirable, than under John Knox, when Mary Stuart wore the crown.

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  • Scotland was never again to hold Berwick for any length of time: meanwhile a few castles stood out, but the child king was sent over to France for safe keeping.

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  • Since 1877, when the Quetta agency was founded, the freedom of the pass from plundering bands of Baluch marauders (chiefly Marris) has been secured, and it is now as safe as any pass in Scotland.

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  • In some European and other countries, however, the safe working stresses of timber used for constructional purposes are defined.

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  • The building by-laws of the municipality of Johannesburg, in South Africa, contain the following table: Safe Working Stresses for Timber.

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  • But in the case of a pupil who had passed through a good secondary school it would be as safe to rely for supplementary information under this head on the testimony of his teachers, as it is to rely on their evidence with regard to the fundamental and all-important element on which no examina- .tion supplies direct information - personal character.

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  • On the other hand, a steady and increasing market was gained for the products of the British Empire, and in particular for those of India; the ports of the Gulf were made safe, not so much for the British as for the Indian trader; nearly 75% of the trade of the Gulf ports was in 1921 with India, and an even greater proportion in the hands of Indians, Persians and Arabs.

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  • He then filled up the hole, thinking his secret safe; but the reeds which grew up over the spot proclaimed it to all the world.

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  • Many weeks elapsed before Frederick himself learned that Luther was safe in his own castle of the Wartburg.

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  • A safe conduct had to be obtained from the governor of Ramleh before the party could proceed.

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  • On the north coast there are no harbours; but fairly safe anchorages, even in the north-east winds, are available off Hadibu or under Haulaf, a few miles distant, and at Kallansayia, at the north-west end of the island.

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  • However deep, therefore, his French sympathies, he drew the same safe line as did Washington between French politics and American politics,' and handled the Genet complications to the satisfaction of even the most partisan Federalists.

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  • But the Home Rule departure filled him with misgivings, and he declined the offer of a safe Liberal seat in 1891.

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  • His tenure of office lasted two years, and was marked by the drafting of a temporary constitution which should give representative institutions to the Transvaal until such time as it should be safe to concede responsible government.

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  • Travelling by the high roads during his reign was comparatively safe; although it must be added that the excessive exactions of dues and customs very seriously damaged the external trade.

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  • Eager as he always was to try diplomacy instead of war, Louis sent a gift of 60,000 golden crowns to Charles and secured a safe conduct from him for an interview.

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  • 4 1911 (after seeking in vain for a safe position near Cape Crozier), and erected a commodious wooden house for the main base at Cape Evans on Ross I.

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  • The brief notices of the classical writers inform us that Herculaneum' was a small city of Campania between Neapolis and Pompeii, that it was situated between two streams at the foot of Vesuvius on a hill overlooking the sea, and that its harbour was at all seasons safe.

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  • 15.9); but Brutus was safe in his province, and it is difficult to see what other course was open to a politician in Rome.

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  • It was laid down in these that over and above safe custody it was essential to preserve health, improve morals, and enforce hard labour on all prisoners sentenced to it.

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  • But although sentences were shortened it was not thought safe to surrender all control over the released convict; and he was only granted a ticket-of-leave for the unexpired portion of his original sentence.

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  • At his death (672-673), order was so generally restored that "nobody had any more to fear for life or estate, and even the unprotected woman was safe in her house without having her door bolted."

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  • Henry Clay, contrasting him with Jefferson, said that Jefferson had more genius, Madison more judgment and common sense; that Jefferson was a visionary and a theorist; Madison cool, dispassionate, practical, and safe.'

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  • On his way at Puteoli, the passengers and crew of a ship just come from Alexandria cheered the old man by their spontaneous homage, declaring, as they poured libations, that to him they owed life, safe passage on the seas, freedom and fortune.

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  • The safe voltage for most glass jars is about 20,000 volts for glass 1 ' 0 th in.

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  • When glass tubes are used it is better to employ tubes thicker at the ends than in the middle, as it has been found that when the safe voltage is exceeded and the glass gives way under electric strain, the piercing of the glass nearly always takes place at the edges of the tin foil.

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  • The inscriptions, so far as it is safe to judge from the copies of the older finds and from Droop's facsimiles of the newer, are all in the Tarentine-Ionic alphabet (with [for v and for h).

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  • This produced unpleasantness with the Reformed clergy, and feeling himself no longer safe he returned to Brussels.

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  • Vergniaud was offered a safe retreat.

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  • Inside are to be found some fine wood-carving, tapestries, pictures and a cumbrous safe in which the town charters were so jealously preserved that the garrison used to be called out and the city gates closed whenever they were consulted.

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  • It is impossible to trace a safe path through the complicated aetiological myths, the fragments of reshaped legend and tradition, or the adjustment of rival theologies.

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  • Dangerous rocks outside the mouth have been partially removed and the remainder protected, and the Tyne forms a very safe harbour of refuge.

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  • The name of Kalamantan has been given by some Europeans (on what original authority it is not possible now to ascertain) as the native name for the island of Borneo considered as a whole; but it is safe to aver that among the natives of the island itself Borneo has never borne any general designation.

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  • On the rise of Singapore direct trade had been established with Sarawak and Brunei, and it became a matter of moment to British merchants that this traffic should be safe.

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  • Several of the natural harbours of North Borneo, on the other hand, are accessible, safe and commodious.

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  • The ratio in which the utmost stress before breaking exceeds the safe working stress is called the factor of safety, and is determined empirically.

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  • In practice about two-thirds of the reciprocating weight is balanced in order to keep this variation of rail pressure within safe limits.

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  • It is not a safe guide, however, when applied to the comparison of different communities, the age-composition of which is probably by no means identical, but in consideration of its familiarity it has been adopted in the first section of Table V.

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  • (b) The cost of discharging cargo from a ship, whether at a port or place of loading, call or refuge, shall be admitted as G.A., when the discharge was necessary for the common safety or to enable damage to the ship, caused by sacrifice or accident during the voyage, to be repaired, if the repairs were necessary for the safe prosecution of the voyage.

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  • Further, the cost of discharging the cargo to enable damage to the ship to be repaired, whether caused by sacrifice or by accident during the voyage, is to be allowed as G.A., "if the repairs were necessary for the safe prosecution of the voyage," Rule X.

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  • Wars were conducted on a showy system by means of mercenaries, who played a safe game in the field and developed a system of bloodless campaigns.

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  • Carnesecchi was in Venice when the news reached him, and betook himself to Florence, where, thinking himself safe, he was betrayed by Cosimo, the duke, who wished to curry favour with the pope.

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  • Nevertheless the delay was utilized in the completion of inventions necessary for the safe and economical distribution of electric current for the purpose of electric lighting.

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  • The harbour is safe and commodious, but has a bar at the mouth.

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  • He therefore addressed an eloquent and imploring letter to the earl, pointing out the dangers of his position and urging upon him what he judged to be the only safe course of action, to seek and secure the favour of the queen alone; above all things dissuading him from the appearance of military popularity.

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  • He took part in Cleomenes' second expedition to Aegina, on which ten hostages were seized and handed over to the Athenians for safe custody: for this he narrowly escaped being surrendered to the Aeginetans after Cleomenes' death.

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  • Warned by this that Amsterdam was hardly a safe place of residence for him any longer, Spinoza had already left the city before the sentence of excommunication was pronounced.

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  • Meantime the system attacked was safe for other thirteen years.

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  • The extensive system of natural waterways, especially in central Sweden, has been utilized to the full in the development of internal navigation, just as the calm waters within the skargard afford opportunity for safe and economical coastwise, traffic. The earliest construction of canals dates from the 15th century, the patriot Engelbrekt and King Gustavus Vasa both foreseeing its importance.

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  • Messier, Pitt, Sarmiento and Smyth's Channels, which form a comparatively safe and remarkably'picturesque inside route for small steamers, about 338 m.

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  • of the Chilean coast contain numerous bays and inlets affording safe harbours, but the mainland and islands are uninhabited and the climate inhospitable.

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  • Moore Bay is safe and attractive for bathers.

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  • Fugitives from justice or vengeance who reached her precincts were perfectly safe from all pursuit and arrest.

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  • As a poet Coleridge's own place is safe.

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  • South of the estuary of the Scarcies the deep inlet known as the Sierra Leone river forms a perfectly safe and commodious harbour accessible to the largest vessels.

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  • It is difficult to extract any historical fact out of this maze of myths; the various groups cannot be fully co-ordinated, and a further perplexing feature is the neglect of Thebes in the Homeric poems. At most it seems safe to infer that it was one of the first Greek communities to be drawn together within a fortified city, that it owed its importance in prehistoric as in later days to its military strength, and that its original "Cadmean" population was distinct from other inhabitants of Boeotia such as the Minyae of Orchomenus.

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  • We are probably safe in saying, however, that the molecules of a toxin are not identical but vary in the degree of their combining affinities, and also in their toxic action, and that, while in some cases the combination of anti-substances has been shown to be reversible, we are far from being able to say that this is a general law.

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  • On the Turkish side, equally little is known with certainty as to the original project, though it is probably safe to say that this consisted in a defensive concentration of the I., II.

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  • And now, when the fortress seemed quite safe from further assault, it suddenly capitulated on April 22.

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  • Nobody could feel himself safe from exile or brutal ill-treatment at any moment.

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  • In Russia as in medieval Europe there was no safe prison for a deposed ruler.

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  • It is safe to say that no prehistoric monument in Great Britain has given rise to more speculation as to its origin, date and purpose; and although the few hoary stones still extant are but a small portion of the original structure they are still sufficiently imposing to excite the wonder of the passing traveller, and mysterious enough to puzzle the antiquary.

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  • The name of Kiel appears as early as the 10th century in the form Kyl (probably from the Anglo-Saxon Kille = a safe place for ships).

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  • In due time the city populations, free from the feudal yoke, and safe within the walls which in many instances the bishops had built for them, became impatient also of the bishop's government.

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  • Huss was tried before the council of Constance, to which he had proceeded with a letter of safe conduct given by Wenceslas's brother Sigismund, king of the Romans.

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  • Then Paul was fighting for existence with his back to the wall; now he writes as one conscious that the cause of Gentile Christianity is safe " (A.

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  • It is somewhat curious that some of those who claim Rabelais as an enemy of the supernatural in general have been the loudest to condemn this blemish, and that some of them have made the exceedingly lame excuse for him that it was a means of wrapping up his propaganda and keeping it and himself safe from the notice of the powers that were.

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  • But neither the materials out of which it was composed, nor the manner in which it had been put together, were such as to make it a safe guide.

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  • The fine bay in front of the city, affording a safe and commodious harbour, is formed by an island stretching along the south of it.

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  • The published lists of " converts " are, however, no safe index to actual progress; for no equivalent statistics are available for " leakage " in the opposite direction.

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  • Even human dead are not safe from their attacks, their powerful claws enabling them to gain access to newly interred bodies in cemeteries.

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  • Tausen's preaching was so revolutionary that he no longer felt safe among the Franciscans, so he boldly discarded his monastic habit and placed himself under the protection of the burgesses of Viborg.

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  • During her husband's absence on an expedition to Syria, she dedicated her hair to Venus for his safe return, and placed it in the temple of the goddess at Zephyrium.

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  • By a law passed in 1899, the proprietors are bound to arrange for the safe outlet of the water from the mountains, keep the existing canals open, and reclaim the district exposed to inundation, within a period of twenty-four years.

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  • Through some misunderstanding, word was sent to Theodore that the present would be accepted, and he felt that he was now safe; but in the evening he learned that it had not been received, and despair again seized him.

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  • Quinine has some analgesic power, and is a safe and often efficient drug in the treatment of neuralgia, even when the patient has not had malaria.

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  • It was then thought that, if the sepoys mutinied, they would march off to Delhi, and Wheeler contented himself by throwing up a rude entrenchment round the hospital barracks, where he thought that the Europeans would be safe during the first tumult of a rising.

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  • When this hope had died away, they surrendered to the Nana on his solemn promise that all their lives should be spared and that they should have a safe conduct to Allahabad.

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  • The attempt to throw off the British yoke was confined to a few disaffected ex-rulers and their heirs, with their numerous clansmen and hangers-on, besides the badmashes and highwaymen who saw their way to profit by the removal of the British administration under which their peculiar talents found no safe outlet.

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  • In the latter winds Sorrento should be especially avoided, as no safe anchorage can be found there at less than 15 fathoms, and the same remark applies to Capri with winds from S.W.

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  • According to Walton, Donne spent some time in Italy and Spain, and intended to proceed to Palestine, "but at his being in the farthest parts of Italy, the disappointment of company,or of a safe convoy,or the uncertainty of returns of money into those remote parts, denied him that happiness."

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  • In transferring the loads from the column bases to the bottom of the footings the greatest care must be taken in all systems of construction that the stresses throughout at no point exceed the safe limits of stress for the various materials used.

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  • It is usual in both girders and beams to provide not only for the safe support of the greatest possible distributed load, but for the greatest weight, such as that of a safe or other heavy piece of furniture which may be moved over the floor at its weakest points, the centres of the girders and beams. It must always be borne in mind that the formulae for the ultimate strength of the " I " beams only hold good when the upper chord or flange is supported laterally.

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  • Some architects depend solely upon partitions, and a building with a well-constructed iron frame should be safe if provided with brick partitions or if the exterior of the iron framework is covered with well-built masonry of sufficient thickness.

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  • In all cases it is customary to fill on top of the arches with a strong Portland cement concrete to a uniform level, generally the top of the deepest beam; the floor filling is constructed and carried to this level immediately upon the completion of each tier of beams, for the purpose not only of stiffening the frame laterally, and of adding to its stability by the imposition of a static load, but also to afford constantly safe and strong working platforms at regular and convenient intervals for use throughout the entire period of the construction.

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  • That he was slow, and perhaps too tender-hearted, in handling armed masses for action may be admitted, and though admirable for defensive war and a safe strategist, he showed himself unfitted to take the highly essential initiative, both because of temperament and his habitual exaggeration of obstacles and opposing numbers.

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  • Pole himself was safe, having secured some time before a retreat in Italy.

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  • It also uses the burrow as a safe retreat during moulting and guards its cocoon and young in its depths.

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  • It has a large, safe harbour, and steamboat communication with St Lawrence and Lake Ontario ports.

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  • The larger bays on this coast are Tumaco, Choco, Magdalena, Cabita, Coqui, Puerto Utria, Solano, Cupica and Octavia - some of them affording exceptionally safe and well-sheltered harbours.

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  • Reprisals followed; and the position became so desperate that the extermination of the Bushmen appeared to the government the only safe alternative.

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  • They acted as guides during a difficult journey of nine days, kept the invaders well supplied with food, provided them with canoes, and only left them after the taking of the fort of Santa Maria, when the buccaneers were fairly embarked on a broad and safe river which emptied itself into the South Sea.

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  • A reservoir so proportioned to the stream-flow with a proper addition to avoid drawing off the bottom water, would probably be safe in Great Britain in any year FIG.

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  • As the loss by evaporation is a deduction lying between a constant figure and a direct proportional to the rainfall, we should err on the safe side in assuming the flow in the second driest year to be increased proportionally to the rainfall, or by the difference between 63 and 87 equal to 24% of the mean of 50 years.

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  • But in determining the capacity of reservoirs intended to yield a supply of water equal to the mean flow of two, three or more years, the error, though on the safe side, caused by assuming the evaporation to be proportional to the rainfall, is too great to be neglected.

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  • Applied to most parts of Ireland and some parts of Great Britain, the diagram will give results rather unduly on the safe side, as the extreme annual variations of rainfall are less than in most parts of Great Britain.

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  • In repairing this work the perfectly safe form shown by the dotted lines ka, kj was substituted for the flat surface aj, and this alone, if originally adopted, would have prevented dangerous shearing strains.

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  • Hence it is always a safe precaution to afford plenty of time for such settlement before a reservoir is charged with water.

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  • Rankine in his report adopted the prudent course of taking as the safe limits certain pressures to which, at that time, such structures were known to be subject.

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  • We do not always know the least resistance which it is safe to give to a retaining wall subject to the pressure of earth, or conversely, the maximum resistance to side-thrust which natural or embanked earth will afford, because we wisely neglect the important but very variable element of adhesion between the particles.

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  • crust be a perfectly safe load.

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  • It is obvious that the water of a reservoir must never be allowed to rise above a certain prescribed height at which the works will be perfectly safe.

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  • The cost, however - to say nothing of the uncertainty - where large volumes of water are concerned, much exceeds the cost of obtaining initially safe water.

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  • The cultivation of the turnip and other root crops, which require the soil to be wrought to a deep and free tilth, either becomes altdgether impracticable and must be abandoned for the safe but costly bare fallow, or is carried out with great labour and hazard; and the crop, when grown, can neither be removed from the ground, nor consumed upon it by sheep without damage by "poaching."

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  • It appears to have passed into the possession of Venkaji, one of the sons of Shahji; but he having occupied Tanjore, deemed Bangalore too distant, especially under the circumstances of the times, to be safe.

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  • That same year he fled with the hope of finding a safe refuge in Egypt, but was treacherously murdered by one of his old centurions as he was landing.

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  • Weak ewes, not safe to survive the hardships of spring, are brought in to better pasture during February and March.

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  • For years afterwards it was not thought safe to allow him to walk.

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  • Charles made the malicious remark that nothing was safe from Don John - not even vermin.

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  • The benefit of the disafforestment existed only for the owner of the lands; as to all other persons the land was forest still, and the king's wild beasts were to "have free recourse therein and safe return to the forest, without any hurt or destruction other than by the owners of the lands in the purlieu where they shall be found, and that only to hunt and chase them back again towards the forest without any forestalling" (Manwood, On the Forest Laws - article "Purlieu") .

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  • Corio Bay, a safe and commodious harbour, is entered by two channels across its bar, one of which has a depth of 232 ft.

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  • The facts are ill recorded, but it is safe to presume that intriguers who wished to disturb the government of Henry VII.

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  • The genital products were derived from the lining of the coelomic cavities, but it would not be safe to say that any particular region was as yet specialized for generation.

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  • These gradually impressed themselves on the theca and influenced the arrangement of the internal organs: it is fairly safe to assume that nerves, blood-vessels and branches from the water-sac stretched out along with these grooves, each system starting from a ring around the gullet.

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  • Altars were always places of refuge, and even criminals and slaves were there safe, violence offered to them being insults to the gods whose suppliants the refugees were for the time being.

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  • Parswa is said, in the Jain chronology, to have been born two hundred years before Maha-vira (that is, about 760 B.C.); but the only conclusion that it is safe to draw from this statement is that Parswa was considerably earlier in point of time than Mahavira.

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  • In the 'seventies, after a succession of wet seasons, and again in the 'eighties, settlement was pushed far westward, beyond the limits of safe agriculture, but hundreds of settlers - and indeed many entire communities - were literally starved out by the recurrence of droughts.

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  • As long as their enemies were unprovided with a navy they were safe from pursuit and annihilation.

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  • Henceforth England was safe from coast raids, could conduct her commerce with Flanders without danger, and could strike without difficulty at any point of the French littoral.

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  • Here they were on safe ground, for the misdeeds of Lord Latimerthe kings chamberlain, Lord Nevillehis steward, Richard Lyonshis financial agent, and Alice Perrershis greedy and shameless mistress, had been so flagrant that it was hard for Lancaster to Ov~hn~ defend them.

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  • would never feel safe while he survived, and that no oaths could be trusted in such circumstances.

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  • Bordeaux and Bayonne still remained safe under the English banner.

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  • the first was to keep his own position safe by playing off France against the Empire and Spain; the second was to get commercial advantages by dangling his alliance before each power in turn.

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  • He was only safe so long as he controlled the government, and prevented the administration of justice, and the knowledge that not only power but life was at stake drove him into a desperate plot for the retention of both.

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  • An eminently safe and scholarly archbishop was found in Matthew Parker, who had not made himself notorious by resistance to authority even under Mary.

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  • Spain was far away, and, if the Netherlands were safe, enough had been done for the interests of England.

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  • He recognized that the system under which Ireland had been governed in the past had failed to win the allegiance of her people; and he decided that it was wise and safe to entrust her with a large measure of self-government.

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  • When once safe out of England he broke his word and went to Italy.

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  • But it was not yet safe to kick up heels in face of the dying lion.

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  • Still when this comes to be diluted with 60 to 75% of ordinary coal gas, containing as a rule only 4 to 6% of carbon monoxide, the percentage of poisonous monoxide in the mixture falls to below 16%, which experience has shown to be a fairly safe limit.

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  • It has a fairly good and safe anchorage, and is the commercial outlet for a very fertile agricultural district.

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  • In 1825 another volcanic eruption took place accompanied by earthquakes, and two hills were thrown up. The port of Naos on the south-east of the island affords safe anchorage.

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  • in width, which affords a capacious and safe harbour for large ships; but basaltic cliffs, 1500 ft.

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  • The lineaments of Greek Christian theology show themselves more clearly in Justin Martyr than in the other Apologists, but still more plainly in Irenaeus, who, with little speculative power, keeps the safe middle path.

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  • The high rocky coast is much indented by bays and arms of the sea, several of which form excellent harbours, that of St John being safe and commodious, but inferior to English Harbour, which, although little frequented, is capable of receiving vessels of the largest size.

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  • Disraeli, who from first to last held to the Reformed Church as capable of dispensing social good as no other organization might, supported the Bill as "putting down ritualism"; spoke very vehemently; gave so much offence that at one time neither the bill nor the government seemed quite safe.

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  • On one side of this, towards Hymettus, lay the open roadstead of Phalerum, on the other the harbour of Peiraeus, a completely land-locked inlet, safe, deep and spacious, the approach to which was still further narrowed by moles.

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  • Beyond Sunium, on the eastern coast, were two safe ports, that of Thoricus, which is defended by the island of Helene, forming a natural breakwater in front of it, and that of Prasiae, now called Porto Raphti ("the Tailor"), from a statue at the entrance to which the natives have given that name.

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  • Thereupon the princes and courtiers most hostile to the National Assembly, the count of Artois, the prince of Conde, the duke of Bourbon and many others, feeling themselves no longer safe, quitted France.

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  • It left behind an empty treasury, an undisciplined army and navy, a people debauched by safe and successful riot.

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  • At the same time it took care to show that none was so obscure or so impotent as to be safe when its policy was to destroy.

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  • In May they proposed that the Commune of Paris should be dissolved, and that the suppleants, the persons elected to fill vacancies occurring in the Convention, should assemble at Bourges, where they would be safe from that violence which might be applied to the Convention itself.

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  • He knew that he could be safe only by keeping power and powerful only by making the Terror more stringent.

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  • The Convention was so unpopular that, if its members had retired into private life, they would not have been safe and their work might have been undone.

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  • A plain man perplexed by such disagreements might naturally hold that any opinion maintained by a pious and orthodox writer must be a safe one to follow; and thus weak consciences were subtly tempted to seek the support of authority for some desired relaxation of a moral rule.

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  • The creditors threatened to surrender him to Henry VII., but, more fortunate than his brother, he found a safe refuge at Buda with King Ladislas VI.

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  • But the politicians who forced Milosh to abdicate did not feel safe with Milosh's second son as the reigning prince of Servia.

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  • He persuaded both the League and King George of the necessity of convening a National Assembly for the revision of the Constitution, as the only safe and satisfactory way out of the dangerous situation.

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  • Such, in the belief of Demosthenes, was the part which Athens must perform if Greece was to be safe.

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  • For the origin of the institution it is safe to assume that neighbouring communities, whether tribes (g Ovrt) or cities, desiring friendly intercourse with one another chose the sanctuary of some deity conveniently situated, at which to hold their periodical festival for worship and their fair for the interchange of goods.

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  • There is one passage which seems to support the view that they agreed with the Gaulish druids in this respect, but it is not safe to deny the possible influence of Christian teaching in the document in question.

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  • In the beginning of the 4th century there was an organized Christian church in Britain; and in view of the intimate relations existing between Wales and Ireland during that century it is safe to conclude that there were Christians in Ireland before the time of St Patrick.

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  • English Protestants fled to Ireland to escape the Marian persecution; but had the reign continued a little longer, Dublin would probably have been no safe place of refuge.

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  • No one was safe, and private spite worked freely in the name of freedom.

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  • side, is a safe and commodious harbour.

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  • The coast west of the mouth of the Isonzo is fringed by lagoons, and has the same character as the Venetian coast, while the Gulf of Trieste and the Istrian peninsula have a steep coast with many bays and safe harbours.

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  • The coast of Dalmatia also possesses many safe bays, the principal being those of Zara, Cattaro and Ragusa, but in some places it is very steep and inaccessible.

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  • On the other hand a string of islands extends along this coast, which offer many safe and easily accessible places of anchorage to ships during the fierce winter gales which rage in the Adriatic. The principal are Pago, Pasman, Isola Lunga and Isola Incoronata, Brazza, Lesina, Curzola and Meleda.

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  • The need for reform was strongly felt, and the politicians of the day were conscious that it would not be safe to neglect the popular demand for it.

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  • At one time the duke of Brittany was nearly induced to surrender him to Edward IV.; but he remained safe in the duchy till the cruelties of Richard III.

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  • Similarly, no safe argument can be based upon the institution of blood-revenge in Gen.

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  • Next came the crowd of stockholders and creditors of the state, who, in face of the governments extravagant anarchy, no longer felt safe from partial or total bankruptcy.

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  • It is, however, safe to say that the book must have been written later than 2 Macc., and (in view of the acceptance it met with in the Christian Church) prior to the destruction of Jerusalem.

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  • Most of the business of Sus is carried on at great fairs lasting eight or fifteen days, during which time all roads of approach are guaranteed safe by the tribesmen that trade may be uninterrupted.

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  • The decision of Charles V., king of Spain and emperor, to leave the Netherlands to his scn Philip IL, committed the Spaniards to conflict on the sea with England, and to the insane attempt to secure a safe road for their armies across Europe from the shores of the Mediterranean to the North Sea.

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  • In the intensity of their struggle with the Reformation they subjected education to a censorship which, in order to exclude all risk of heresy, stifled thought and reduced knowledge to the repetition of safe formulas.

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  • As their fleets made it dangerous to send troops by sea to Flanders, Spain had to secure a safe road overland.

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  • It naturally follows that bee-life is there regarded very slightly by cornparison, and the " bee-garden " in England becomes the " bee-yard " in America, where the apiarist when at work must thoroughly protect himself from being stung, and, safe in his immunity from damage, cares little for bee-life in getting through his task, the loss of a few hundred bees being considered of.

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