I'm glad you saved me the trouble.
"He saved me from bad guys," she said.
"Move on a hundred yards and we are certainly saved, remain here another two minutes and it is certain death," thought each one.
Aunt Annie was here! she announced like a saved soul at a revival.
Aunt Annie was here! she announced like a saved soul at a revival.
He's quite a man, and he just saved my life.
Maybe... but something about him rang true – mostly the part that he had saved her life.
I saved your life.
It saved the guy from having his head blown off.
"You made me choose between you and doing what was right in the underworld when I saved Katie and her daughter," he continued.
I was thinking about the way you rode up and saved me from those dogs.
If he were allowed to pick his mate, he'd have chosen long ago and saved his planet.
No, nishani, you saved us.
When on the following morning the Emperor said to the officers assembled about him: "You have not only saved Russia, you have saved Europe!" they all understood that the war was not ended.
We've saved scores of lives.
And that he'd saved her life again.
No, nishani, you saved us.
I have some money saved back for emergencies.
I have some money saved back for emergencies.
If he could've saved my father and mother, he would've.
If he could've saved my father and mother, he would've.
By the way, the good news is you might have just saved another life.
Until that moment, he hadn't really cared why Sofi saved the life of the woman before him.
Startled, Bianca turned to face the doorway, recognizing the petite blonde woman who saved her from Dusty's bullet in Talon's garage.
A'Ran's deep voice saved her from filling the awkward quiet.
In the darkness of his cell, he admitted this was true, but he also knew no one could've saved his brother but him.
The paper didn't give a whole lot of details but the boys got in trouble and Edith saved the youngest one, Donnie.
I've saved my favorite room for last.
I've saved my favorite room for last.
He'd saved her brother, her, the world.
"My own enemy saved him," Damian said with a harsh laugh.
And technically, I interfered by making him disappear before anyone figured out he'd saved humanity.
Getting pinched saved my life and introduced me to God.
You have saved my life!
It was this that saved her from some snide comment about her less-than-fashionable clothes.
The one who saved you from the cat asked Romas on the spot to marry you.
"I saved your butt," Fred muttered, as if reading his mind.
Now, they would all be saved for him.
Damian's spinning emotions warmed at the idea that Sofia saved him.
I've saved your life twice now, jackass.
Or, papa got an answer to his newspaper ad and saved a shotgun shell by doing the bashing himself.
He.d saved the Immortals that shunned him.
He'd used her and saved her, not for her, but for his own purposes!
Your family must've saved their whole lives to send you.
I can see why you saved this for last.
Rhyn glanced at him, taking in the arm in a sling. Kris was healing from an attacker Rhyn had saved him from, the day Katie killed herself.
Dorothy nearly went with them, but she was holding fast to the iron rail of the seat, and that saved her.
You have saved my life.
During the war in Italy he is several times on the verge of destruction and each time is saved in an unexpected manner.
Maybe he could have saved the baby.
You could have saved the price of staying at Bird Song.
Rome was saved; but Coriolanus could never return to his home, his mother, his wife and children.
All the money in the world couldn't have saved her.
Only that he had repeatedly saved her life - at risk of his own, no less.
Some of the money she had saved would have to go into new clothing - and soon.
The money she had saved would have to go toward doctor bills now.
He saved my life.
"I saved everyone?" he asked, hopeful once more.
When you read somewhere else that food produced by large corporations saved millions of lives, you won't believe that.
She began to solicit contributions from her friends, and saved her pennies.
It was a heart-wrenching chore, choosing which at risk victims might be saved and which ones ignored to suffer their fate.
She saved your life.
Do you realize you saved my life?
He saved my sisters from his own father.
They had saved themselves for each other and now he was telling her he didn't want her if she was tainted.
Your parents saved money.
"Thank you; you saved me, my dear fellow!" said Tushin.
Betsy was safe with a nine and I thought my four bought me cot until Howie's snake eyes saved me.
Brennan tossed aside our concern, citing the lives we'd saved.
It's been a good run and many lives have been saved.
Then you shouldn't kill any of them, if they can be saved!
If he had, how many thousands of lives would have been saved?
I saved you from Hell, and I saved you from those things at the…at the Arch.
Rhyn probably saved humanity by doing so but was sent to Hell and nearly lost his mind.
She was pleased by the news, despite knowing none of his brothers remotely deserved to be saved.
So many other lives have been lost that might've been saved.
That was before you saved my life.
He flexed his injured arm and recalled how he'd be dead at the hands of a traitor if Rhyn hadn't saved him.
"I saved your life twice, and you continue to treat me like shit," he said.
While I'm grateful you saved me from Jade, you're still half-animal, Rhyn.
The Ice Lady, Linda Segal, was going full bore at the Sentinel, trying to convince her reading public that the poor lad might have been saved had the local police properly conducted the search for the missing boy in a timely fashion.
He dug change out of his bike bag and dialed his number but he might as well have saved his time.
God knows you probably saved my life, at least from exposure or pneumonia.
I saved Vinnie Baratto's life.
Mr. Jonathan Winston had to back up a step or two and wipe the egg off his face when he realized I saved his bacon after he nearly let a killer get away.
Josh had saved her life on more than one occasion.
You saved yourself for a man who would crawl into bed with a woman on the first date.
Surely she hadn't saved herself for Alex only to have Josh take her by force.
You've saved me some trouble, but you're too stupid to know what is to come.
If he hadn't saved that nobleman's child years ago, you'd have been sold on the auction block, her mother said.
Or maybe she could've saved them.
He'd saved her life.
My father had just landed a gig working for one of the lesser nobles after he saved the life of the noble's son.
It didn't seem possible that a Watcher had saved her.
He'd saved the world and lost his partner.
The nights made him think fondly of his old friend, an ancient blind man who saved him from madness in the catacombs.
"I saved your woman," Taran said.
She will tell you I saved her.
"You have an odd way of thanking the man who saved your life," he stated in a low growl.
summer, I might have saved my dear queen and our daughter after they were attacked in the forest.
We defeated the last of our enemies - -tonight is a feast in my honor, only none save my uncle and I know it was the beast who saved us all!
You saved me in the forest, and I'm trying to save you now.
He's saved you from Memon's men.
He was not the same untried princeling who had saved him from the catacombs several years before.
"I saved your life," he snapped in a whip-like voice that made her jerk.
to assume her position if her body and mind were broken by the men you saved her from.
He saved his people but beat his daughter.
I've saved every man and woman I could, opened my gates to take in those with no home and no hope.
If he was right, he'd saved her.
"You saved Tiyan," she whispered.
You saved me, my Taran.
"Nay, my queen, you saved me," he replied hoarsely.
After he saved her life, Alex was her knight in shining armor.
She had four thousand dollars in her checking account, all of which she had saved.
Most people saved that look for his mother while casting uncertain or suspicious looks at the masked child who followed her dutifully through the city.
She, Eden, the Original Human, would be the one who saved the human realm by killing the Gatekeeper, the God who maintained the bridges between worlds.
"Sacrifice is –" "You saved the human world.
She created that side of him for her purposes without considering what happened, once she saved her world.
Your vengeance has been achieved, and my world saved.
I saved it as the background on the iPad.
He'd saved her tonight from Jonny's goons.
He saved her life, and she was going to repay him by robbing him blind, because she had no other choice.
"You have it saved," she said, glaring at him.
You saved my life then turned around and left me to die.
You sort of saved me.
So you saved the cat.
I saved him for you.
"I saved your ass, too!" she retorted.
He was present at the September massacres and saved several prisoners, and on the 7th of September 1792 was elected one of the deputies from Paris to the convention, where he was one of the promoters of the proclamation of the republic. He suppressed the decoration of the Cross of St Louis, which he called a stain on a man's coat, and demanded the sale of the palace of Versailles.
A world where political action was represented in such guise was ripe for overthrow, or could only be saved by a great mental reformation."
After that day he underwent great personal risk in saving fugitives; in particular, he saved the life of the count of Champcenetz, the governor of the Tuileries, who was his personal enemy, at the request of Mrs Elliott.
His throne and life had not been saved for him by the British, as was the case with his father.
It was in this sense that Scottish bowlers saved the game.
His defeat in the hardfought battle of the Frigidus saved Italy from these dangers.
He thus saved himself, but his intercession on behalf of the other offenders was of no avail.
Recovery required years, although made easier by the sound and steady development of the pastoral and agricultural industries, which were slightly affected by the crisis; and the steadily increasing volume of exports, mainly foodstuffs and other staples, saved the situation.
In London he was attacked and beaten by Messrs Barclay & Perkins' draymen when visiting the brewery, and he was saved from mob violence in Brussels with some difficulty.
King, the sole survivor, was saved by meeting the friendly blacks, and was found alive in September by Mr A.
"La Lutine," 32 guns, which was wrecked off Vlieland in October 1799, only one hand being saved, who died before reaching England.
He was surprised by the Romans under the command of Orobius (or Orbius), and only saved his life by flight.
On the collapse of the rebellion he fled to Turkey, adopted Mahommedanism, and under the name of Murad Pasha served as governor of Aleppo, at which place, at the risk of his life, he saved the Christian population from being massacred by the Moslems. Here he died on the 6th of September 1850.
Hafiz was surrendered, a voluntary martyr; other ministers were deposed; Mustafa Pasha, aga of the janissaries, was saved by his own troops.
He believed that the Union could be saved without a war, and that a policy of delay would prevent the secession of the border states, which in turn would gradually coax their more southern neighbours back into their proper relations with the Federal government.
Dangers from abroad would destroy the centrifugal forces at home, and the Union would be saved.
After the close of the war with Mexico Green was sent to that country in 1849 by President Taylor to negotiate concerning the moneys which, by the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, the United States had agreed to pay; and he saved his country a considerable sum by arranging for payment in exchange instead of in specie.
At Rome he saved a little money, and embarked on some mercantile enterprise, probably abroad.
His advice to the government in 1787 is said to have saved the country £ioo,000 a year in gunpowder.
Styria, Carinthia and Carniola were next subdued, and Trieste was only saved by the intervention of the Venetians.
It saved Rome from becoming a duchy in the hands of the Tusculum house.
But the adventurers death in 1328 saved the stronghold of republican institutions, and Florence breathed freely for a while again.
Many of them fell into the slough of pauperism, and were saved from starvation by public doles.
The situation, however, was saved by a false move on the part of Austria.
But Garibaldi poured scorn on all suggestions of compromise; and Cavour saw that the situation could only be saved by the armed participation of Piedmont in the liberation of south Italy.
Then it was too late; Victor Emmanuel asked Thiers if he could give his word of honor that with 100,000 Italian troops France could be saved, but Thiers remained silent.
His shrewd sense of political expediency and his loyalty to constitutional principles saved .him from the error of obstructing the advent and driving into an aati-dynastic attitude politicians who had succeeded in winning popular favor.
Yet at that moment the adoption of a clear line of policy, in accord with the central powers, might have saved Italy from the loss of prestige entailed by her bearing in regard to the Russo-Turkish War and the Austrian acquisition of Bosnia, and might have prevented the disappointment subsequently occasioned by the outcome of the Congress of Berlin.
Yet, in spite of all, his jovial disposition and good-humoured cynicism saved him from unpopularity, and rendered his death an occasion of mourning.
The philosopher in Abelard's Dialogus inter Judaeum Philosophum et Christianum expects to be saved ex sola lege naturali; here " law of nature " is fully equivalent to Natural Religion, and the word sola sets it in contrast with Christianity.
Rome was at the same time in extreme peril from the advance of a Samnite army, and was barely saved by Sulla, who, after a hardfought battle, routed the enemy under Pontius Telesinus at the Colline gate of Rome.
When his father was attacked by Memnon, he saved his life at the sacrifice of his own (Pindar, Pyth.
Towards the end of 1700 the need for the act was obvious, if the country was to be saved from civil war.
But his radicalism had now become of a disruptive quality, and he quarrelled with and even thwarted Kosciuszko because the dictator would not admit that the Polish republic could only be saved by the methods of Jacobinism.
Hubert and Mauss interpret this to mean that the sanctity of the remainder of the herd was concentrated on a single animal; the god, incarnate in the herd, was eliminated by the sacrifice, and the cattle saved from the dangers to which their association with the god exposed them.
The American warship "Nipsic" was cast upon the beach, but was afterwards floated and saved.
The system led inevitably to bankruptcy and ruin; the war of 1859, by bringing it to an end, saved the monarchy.
The Judaean annals then relate Hazael's advance to Gath; the city was captured and Jerusalem was saved only by using the Temple and palace treasure as a bribe.
He saved Israel from being blotted out, and through his successes " the children of Israel dwelt in their tents as of old " (2 Kings xiii.
So Josephus saved them from the sin of suicide and gave himself up to the Romans.
Such vicissitudes were the ordinary lot of the Jews for several centuries, and it was their own inner life - the pure life of the home, the idealism of the synagogue, and the belief in ultimate Messianic redemption - that saved them from utter demoralization and despair.
The $7,000,000 saved in this manner has doubtless been more than offset by the additional interest charges on subsequent loans, due to the loss of public confidence.
The famous story of Herodotus, that the conqueror condemned Croesus to the stake, from which he was saved by the intervention of the gods, is quite inconsistent with the Persian religion.
On the passing of the act of parliament in 1545 enabling the king to dissolve chantries and colleges, Parker was appointed one of the commissioners for Cambridge, and their report saved its colleges, if there had ever been any intention to destroy them.
The enthusiasm of the nation he had saved forgot his tardy adhesion to the popular cause, and at the parliament of Ayr on the 25th of April 1315 the succession was settled by a unanimous voice on him, and, failing males of his body, on his brother Edward and his heirs male, or failing them on his daughter Marjorie and her heirs, if she married with his consent.
Dublin was saved by its inhabitants committing it to the flames, and, though nineteen victories were won, of which that at Slane in Louth by Robert was counted the chief, the success was too rapid to be permanent.
The Hexapla was probably never fully written out, but excerpts were made from it by various scholars at Caesarea in the 4th century; and thus large sections of it have been saved.'
The situation was saved solely by the skill of his brother Lucien, then president of the Council.
As Lucien Bonaparte remarked, if Marengo had been lost - and it was saved only by Desaix and Kellermann - the Bonaparte family would have been proscribed.
His real concern for her was evinced shortly before the birth of their son, the king of Rome,when he gave orders that if the life of both mother and child could not be saved, that of the mother should be saved if possible (loth of March 1811).
The earth is conceived of as a round disk, slightly sloping towards the south, surrounded on three sides by the sea, but on the north by a high mountain of turquoises; behind this is the abode of the blest, a sort of inferior paradise, inhabited by the Egyptians who were saved from drowning with Pharaoh in the Red Sea, and whom the Mandaeans look upon as their ancestors, Pharaoh himself having been their first high priest and king.
Being pursued by Minos, king of Crete, who was enamoured of her, she sprang from a rock into the sea, but was saved from drowning by falling into some fishermen's nets.
But they replied that "God who is our help and protector has saved us that we might dwell upon these waters.
The discovery of the Cape route saved the breaking of bulk between India and Europe, and saved the dues exacted by the masters of Syria and Egypt.
But the mutual jealousy of the allies saved her.
The seed was saved and gave rise to a row of plants all of which grew healthily in an infected field, whereas 95% of ordinary Sea Island cotton plants from seed from a non-infected field planted alongside as a control were killed.
The suspected theses included such points as the following: that Christ descended ad inferos not in His real presence but quoad effectum; that no image or cross should receive latreia even in the sense allowed by Thomas; that it is more reasonable to regard Origen as saved than as damned; that it is not in a man's free will to believe or disbelieve an article of faith as he pleases.
His reign, however, was brief, for his subjects rose and murdered him, with all his sons except the youngest, Fancha, who, like the infant Haitu in Mongolian history, was miraculously saved.
He had saved Tyre; and from it he sent his appeals to the West.
Yet it had at any rate saved for the Christians the principality of Antioch, the county of Tripoli, and some of the coast towns of the kingdom; 2 and if it had failed to accomplish its object, it had left behind, none the less, many important results.
According to other versions of the legend, when saved from sacrifice Iphigeneia was transported to the island of Leuke, where she was wedded to Achilles under the name of Orsilochia (Antoninus Liberalis 27); or she was transformed by Artemis into the goddess Hecate (Pausanias _i.
13-15) of a beleagured city saved by a wise man; but the man happened to be poor, and no one remembered him.
On settling the product forms three layers: the uppermost is a thin crust of soap which is worked up again in the pan; the second is the desired soap; next there is a dark-coloured weak soap termed nigre, which, because it contains some soap and alkali is saved for future use; underneath these is a solution of alkaline salts with a little free alkali.
The regard of Napoleon for his consort was evidenced shortly before the birth of this prince, when he bade the physicians, if the lives of the mother and of the child could not both be saved, to spare her life.
Ethical and operatic points of view are similarly confused when it is asserted that the Flying Dutchman can be saved by a faithful woman, though it appears from the relations between Senta and Erik that so long as the woman is faithful to the Dutchman it does not matter that she jilts some one else.
The guidance of Hans Richter has given us a sure bulwark against the misrepresentation of Wagner; and so there is hope that Wagner may yet be saved from such an oblivion in fetish-worship as has lost Handel to us for so long.
Another stratum is represented by the story of a favourite of the gods known as Ut-Napishtim, who is saved from a destructive storm and flood that destroys 1 The name of the hero, written always ideographically, was for a long time provisionally read Izdubar; but a tablet discovered by T.
Instances of dogs having saved the lives of their owners by that strange intuition of approaching danger which they appear to possess, or by their protection, are innumerable: their attachment to man has inspired the poet and formed the subject of many notable books, while in Daniel's Rural Sports is related a story of a dog dying in the fulness of joy caused by the return of his master after a two years' absence from home.
The writer already sees the Messianic kingdom established, under the sway of which the Gentiles will in due course be saved, Beliar overthrown, sin disappear from the earth, and the righteous dead rise to share fr1 the blessedness of the living.
By Baler Wesley was convinced that he lacked" that faith whereby alone we are saved."
Those who wished to enter the society must have "a desire to flee from the wrath to come, to be saved from their sins."
The upper woodwork was consumed by fire in 1836, but the rest of the building was saved.
At first she was suckled by a she-bear, and then saved by huntsmen, among whom she grew up to be skilled with the bow, swift, and fond of the chase, like the virgin goddess Artemis.
All hope seemed lost, when by a brilliant feat of arms John Sobieski, king of Poland, drove away the besiegers in hopeless confusion and saved the cause of Christianity, 1683.
They had sighted the coast of Peloponnesus when a storm overtook them and drove them to the coast of Libya, where they were saved from a quicksand by the local nymphs.
At Anaphe, one of the Sporades, they were saved from a storm by Apollo.
Even then the day might have been saved had Blucher been able to find even twenty squadrons accustomed to gallop together, but the Prussian cavalry had been dispersed amongst the infantry commands, and at the critical moment it proved impossible for them to deliver a united and decisive attack.
Here, however, the inefficiency of the Russian staff actually saved them from the disaster which must certainly have overtaken them had they realized their intention of fighting the French.
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(1114) which saved Normandy in 1124; the detachment of the pope, Calixtus II., from the side of France and the Clito (1119), and the Angevin marriages which he arranged for his son William Aetheling (1119) and for the widowed empress Matilda (1129) after her brother's death.
Thus the Danish capital had saved the Danish monarchy.
From that day forth he despaired of success, though he was saved for the moment by the jealousies of the Russian and Austrian commanders, which ruined the military plans of the allies.
Thus in the Moffett method it is immaterial whether metal or fume is produced, as in either case it is saved and the price is about the same.
the Great, king of Parthia (c. 120-88 B.C.), saved the kingdom from the Mongolian Sacae (Tochari), who had occupied Bactria and eastern Iran, and is said to have extended the limits of the empire (Justin 42, 2, where he is afterwards confused with Mithradates III.).
He would probably have saved his life but for the perjury of Lord Howard.
By this stroke of policy he saved himself and Brazil.
The foreign ministers then arranged a compromise between the contending parties, according to which President Peixoto was to place no artillery in the city, while Admiral Mello was to refrain from bombarding the town, which was thus saved from destruction.
Cramond Brig was the scene of one of the " roving " adventures of James V., when the life of the " Gudeman of Ballengeich " was saved by Jock Howieson of the Braehead.
In 1155 it was besieged by the emperor Frederick I., but saved by the intervention of its bishop, S.
On account of his friendship with Robespierre, Saliceti was denounced at the revolution of 9 Thermidor, and was saved only by the amnesty of the year IV.
But attendance at the diet was regarded by the bulk of the poorer deputies as an intolerable burden, and they frequently agreed to grant the taxes for two or three years in advance, so as to be saved the expense 1 Some of these were of gigantic size, e.g.
" If this realm could be saved at the expense of three florins," exclaimed the papal envoy, Antonio Burgio, " there is not a man here willing to make the sacrifice."
found the country on the verge of revolution; but the wisdom of the new monarch saved the situation and won back the Magyars.
Meanwhile the opposition parties openly allied themselves with the Yugoslav Club in Austria, which agitated for complete national unity, but saved itself from prosecution by occasional references to the dynasty and absolute silence regarding Serbia.
He confessed to having followed the practices of the Mosaic law, and this saved his life.
It was he who on this occasion obtained privileges for the burgesses of Copenhagen which placed them on a footing of equality with the nobility; and he was the life and soul of the garrison till the arrival of the Dutch fleet practically saved the city.
After the precious relics together with the bones of Adam had been saved in the ark, they were transported by Shem and Melchizedek to Golgotha under the guidance of an angel.$ The tripartite narrative which is known as the Romance of Julian (the Apostate) has no claim to be regarded as an historical document.
The political ineptitude of James is clear; he often showed firmness when conciliation was needful, and weakness when resolution alone could have saved the day.
Nevertheless the necessary movements were initiated by orders at noon on the 2nd of July, and one phrase in these saved the situation.
Scalich saved his life by flight, but Funck was executed; the question of the regency was settled; and a form of Lutheranism was adopted, and declared binding on all teachers and preachers.
Hippocrates, tyrant of Gela (498-491), threatened the independence of Syracuse as well as of other cities, and it was saved only by the joint intervention of Corinth and Corcyra and by the cession of the vacant territory of Camarina.
Though the science was certainly not advanced by their labours, it was saved from total oblivion, and many ancient medical works were preserved either in Latin or vernacular versions.
She saved much of her own property and her first husband's, when a conciliatory policy was adopted after the fall of the Terrorists.
In this document the following statement was made: " Many citizens, to avoid such danger, built according to their means, on their ground, a stone house covered and protected by thick tiles against the fury of fire, whereby it often happened that when a fire arose in the city and burnt many edifices and' had reached such a house, not being able to injure it, it then became extinguished, so that many neighbours' houses were wholly saved from fire by that house."
The variations in engine load are thus reduced, and incidentally hoisting time is saved.
Some copies, however, were saved by the efforts of Cordus's daughter Marcia, and after the death of Tiberius the work was published at the express wish of Caligula.
Then came the mutiny, and Sikhs once more were recruited in numbers and saved India for the British crown.
Jotham, the only one who is said to have escaped, boldly appeared on Mount Gerizim and denounced the ingratitude of the townsmen towards the legitimate sons of the man who had saved them from Midian.
To avoid the disgrace of perishing by a woman's hand, he begged his armour-bearer to run him through the body, but his memory was not saved from the ignominy he dreaded (2 Sam.
the decree relative to the Saviour to be appointed and the salvation to be provided is absolute, but the decree relative to the persons saved or condemned is made to depend on the acts - belief and repentance in the one case, unbelief and impenitence in the other - of the persons themselves.
For three years after the peace of Amiens in 1802 the colony enjoyed uninterrupted calm, but in 1805 it was only saved from falling into the hands of the French by the timely arrival of Admiral Cochrane.
He promoted good relations with France, then fighting with Piedmont against the Austrians in Lombardy, and strongly urged on the king the necessity of an alliance with Piedmont and a constitution as the only means whereby the dynasty might be saved.
Suspected of "Moderatism" on account of this incident, especially when he was recalled to Paris, Tallien increased, in appearance, his revolutionary zeal, but Therese abated his revolutionary ardour, and from the lives she saved by her entreaties she received the name of "Our Lady of Thermidor," after the 9th of Thermidor.
Of more importance were the two sieges by the Turks (1529 and 168 3), when the city was saved on the first occasion by the gallant defence of Count Niclas von Salm (1459-1530), and on the second by RÃ¼diger von Starhemberg (1638-1701), who held out until the arrival of the Poles and Germans under John Sobieski of Poland.
The popular party planned, in 1265, to try him for his life before the folk-moot, but he was saved by the news of the battle of Evesham which arrived on the very day appointed for the trial.
' Elliott lives by his determined opposition to the "bread-tax," as he called it, and his poems on the subject are saved from the common fate of political poetry by their transparent sincerity and passionate earnestness.
Catherine of Siena is said to have saved Father Matthew from dying of the plague, but in this case it is rather the healer than the healed who was strong in faith.
The Slavonic heroic saga of Russia centres round Vladimir of Kiev (980-1015), the first Christian ruler of that country, whose personality is eclipsed by that of Ilya (Elias) of Mourom, the son of a peasant, who was said to have saved the empire from the Tatars at the urgent request of his emperor.
This energetic action on Grant's part saved the United States from a foul stain upon its escutcheon.
On the contrary, so great was his respect for both that, when there was a question of selling the Medici library to pay that family's debts, he saved the collection at the expense of the convent purse.
have perhaps saved Savonarola's life, Charles of France, had died on the day of the ordeal by fire.
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