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sight Sentence Examples

  • She must look a sight with red swollen eyes.

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  • "I thought bees were attracted to flowers by sight and smell," I said.

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  • He paused at the sight of Pierre.

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  • No one was in sight when she reached the building, but the door was open.

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  • Eureka stuck up her nose at such food, but the tiny piglets squealed delightedly at the sight of the crackers and ate them up in a jiffy.

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  • The sight of her right now must fill him with disgust.

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  • The very next day they came in sight of a little green island.

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  • The shepherd soon lost sight of them in the darkness.

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  • When she reached the crest, she recognized the sight before her.

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  • Now there's a sight I thought I'd never live to see - someone hitching up your wagon while you're fixin' breakfast.

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  • Many days passed before they came in sight of land.

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  • Might do you good to get out of sight, he said, nodding towards the windows.

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  • It was pleasant and touching to see these little girls in love; but apparently the sight of them roused no pleasant feeling in Vera.

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  • At sight of his lost treasure, the merchant began to dance and shout for joy.

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  • "Why should you be God knows where out of sight, during the battle?" he said, exchanging glances with his young companion.

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  • The Bulgarian king Samuel was so stricken by the sight of his mighty army staggering back home that he suffered a stroke and died two days later.

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  • That was because I saw everything with the strange, new sight that had come to me.

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  • The sight of the knife in her hand still made her squeamish.

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  • She recognized Jule on sight and couldn't help but feel surprised.

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  • He served about a dozen years for rape in California and dropped out of sight after he was released.

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  • Sometimes in the twilight I alternately lost and recovered sight of one sitting motionless under my window.

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  • One of her eyes was black from a blow, and the sight infuriated him.

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  • I'd show the people a fine sight, I can tell you.

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  • Their faces lit up at the sight of Jule, and Sofia trailed him in, watching as the three clapped each other on the shoulders and hugged.

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  • He turned to Damian, his scarred features the most beautiful sight Damian had ever seen.

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  • Deidre wasn't certain what to think at the sight of the girl on the bed.

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  • She recognized Damian and Darian as they neared and crept closer to Jule at the sight of the strange man with red glowing eyes.

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  • Damian rose, sickened by the sight before him.

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  • She was frightened out of her wits, like the rest of us but it's not like her to just drop out of sight, unless Quinn talked her into it.

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  • It was all they could do, for to go away and leave that strange sight was impossible; nor could they hurry its fall in any way.

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  • I learned how the sun and the rain make to grow out of the ground every tree that is pleasant to the sight and good for food, how birds build their nests and live and thrive from land to land, how the squirrel, the deer, the lion and every other creature finds food and shelter.

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  • Later her sight was partially restored.

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  • He waited until he was out of sight of the hotel's cameras before Traveling to Virginia with his magic.

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  • Jule couldn't help but feel some relief at the sight of a warm, well-lit interior.

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  • I lived, up to the time of the illness that deprived me of my sight and hearing, in a tiny house consisting of a large square room and a small one, in which the servant slept.

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  • Here she sat, covered in blood, drugged, one day from being all out crazy, then kidnapped—and the sight of the man before her turned her on.

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  • This sight reminded me of falconry and what nobleness and poetry are associated with that sport.

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  • Everyone brightened at the sight of this pretty young woman, so soon to become a mother, so full of life and health, and carrying her burden so lightly.

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  • I can't bear the sight of that woman.

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  • We're close enough, and our camp sight will give us a little protection from the coming storm.

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  • The sight of him in bed made her blood surge.

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  • Other than catching sight of Howie, together with Julie and Molly entering church on Sunday morning, we saw nothing more of our associate's Boston visitors.

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  • His humor dissipated at the sight of the black circles under her two-toned eyes.

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  • She lost sight of him and hurried her step.

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  • Sofia swallowed hard at the sight of so many vamps milling around.

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  • To his surprise, she pulled away from him and smiled, a brilliant sight that made her eyes sparkle and face glow.

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  • In the first place she had nineteen months' experience of sight and sound.

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  • One caught sight of her and stopped.

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  • I sank to my knees at the sight of the unmoving figure of Julie O'Malley.

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  • If Dustin's words were true, she'd never be welcomed into the home of any of Damian's people, not if they feared the sight of her!

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  • Damian's throat tightened, and his eyes misted at the sight of his brother.

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  • She caught sight of her gaze in the mirror again and stared.

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  • The children were inclined to be frightened by the sight of the small animal, which reminded them of the bears; but Dorothy reassured them by explaining that Eureka was a pet and could do no harm even if she wished to.

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  • He seemed unable to bear the sight of tears and was ready to cry himself.

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  • She clamped her mouth shut, unwilling to tell him the sight and scent of blood was already making her want to vomit.

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  • His slain brother's wife had always been a painful sight for him, the reminder of his brother and a happier time before the Schism.

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  • The man with mossy eyes turned down a corner and vanished from his sight and thoughts.

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  • "Yes," sighed Eureka; "and I also can see you again, and the sight makes me dreadfully hungry.

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  • The deaf person with sight looks at the fingers of his companion, but it is also possible to feel them.

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  • No doubt many a smiling valley with its stretching cornfields occupies exactly such a "horrid chasm," from which the waters have receded, though it requires the insight and the far sight of the geologist to convince the unsuspecting inhabitants of this fact.

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  • She brightened at the sight of the comfortable seating.

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  • At the age of twenty-six months scarlet fever left her without sight or hearing.

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  • The sight of her shapely form in his bed made his blood burn for a different reason.

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  • The sight of such normalcy calmed her, until someone brushed against her.

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  • The men on the small base drew their weapons at the sight of Darian.

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  • Her heart almost burst at the sight of Darian in one of the seats.

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  • Yes, it was the same flesh, the same chair a canon, the sight of which had even then filled him with horror, as by a presentiment.

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  • Pierre exchanged glances with Countess Mary and Nicholas (Natasha he never lost sight of) and smiled happily.

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  • There was a time when he didn't care who he slept with, when he was hard at the sight of any woman who would take him to bed.

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  • The sight of them reminded him of all he had experienced and learned during these weeks and this recollection was pleasant to him.

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  • In front of them rows of gray cloaks were already visible through the smoke, and an officer catching sight of Bagration rushed shouting after the crowd of retreating soldiers, ordering them back.

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  • Having descended the hill the general after whom Pierre was galloping turned sharply to the left, and Pierre, losing sight of him, galloped in among some ranks of infantry marching ahead of him.

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  • Before Belliard was out of sight, a messenger from another part of the battlefield galloped up.

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  • As she peered through the soft gray light not a house of any sort was visible near the station, nor was any person in sight; but after a while the child discovered a horse and buggy standing near a group of trees a short distance away.

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  • Zeb also wanted to see his home, and although he did not find anyone morning for him, the sight of Hugson's Ranch in the picture made him long to get back there.

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  • After all, sight and hearing are but two of the beautiful blessings which God had given me.

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  • The result is dulness of sight, a stagnation of the vital circulations, and a general deliquium and sloughing off of all the intellectual faculties.

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  • England and France, Spain and Portugal, Gold Coast and Slave Coast, all front on this private sea; but no bark from them has ventured out of sight of land, though it is without doubt the direct way to India.

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  • Only when a man was killed or wounded did he frown and turn away from the sight, shouting angrily at the men who, as is always the case, hesitated about lifting the injured or dead.

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  • "Flesh, bodies, cannon fodder!" he thought, and he looked at his own naked body and shuddered, not from cold but from a sense of disgust and horror he did not himself understand, aroused by the sight of that immense number of bodies splashing about in the dirty pond.

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  • The whole army--French, Italian, German, Polish, and Dutch--hungry, ragged, and weary of the campaign, felt at the sight of an army blocking their road to Moscow that the wine was drawn and must be drunk.

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  • As if inflamed by the sight, he raised his arm and addressed the people, almost shouting:

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  • As to the two-handed alphabet, I think it is much easier for those who have sight than the manual alphabet; for most of the letters look like the large capitals in books; but I think when it comes to teaching a deaf-blind person to spell, the manual alphabet is much more convenient, and less conspicuous....

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  • I grieve that my waning strength prevents rejoicing in the sight of your most gracious presence.

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  • In Petersburg and in the provinces at a distance from Moscow, ladies, and gentlemen in militia uniforms, wept for Russia and its ancient capital and talked of self-sacrifice and so on; but in the army which retired beyond Moscow there was little talk or thought of Moscow, and when they caught sight of its burned ruins no one swore to be avenged on the French, but they thought about their next pay, their next quarters, of Matreshka the vivandiere, and like matters.

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  • Howie was nowhere in sight.

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

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  • The sight of her father, the terribly wild cries of her mother that she heard through the door, made her immediately forget herself and her own grief.

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  • The sight of her bruised cheek made his blood boil.

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  • When he opened his eyes, he found a gruesome sight awaiting him.

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  • She froze at the sight straight out of her vision—the little boy, Cody, spread-eagled in the street near the storm drain.

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  • The town car moved at a quick pace, bringing them to a mansion atop one of the private, gated drives tucked away from sight along Skyline Drive.

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  • "I'll tell them not to kill you on sight, if that's what you're asking," Damian continued.

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  • The next morning, the sight of snow falling outside her window drew her gaze as she packed for the evacuation.

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  • At first he did not see anything that disturbed him; for word had gone before him to remove from sight everything that might be displeasing or painful.

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  • "Uncle Morrie" of the next letter is Mr. Morrison Heady, of Normandy, Kentucky, who lost his sight and hearing when he was a boy.

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  • But it is most distressing to me to feel that she is sacrificing her sight for me.

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  • She said that Maud was born deaf and lost her sight when she was only three months old, and that when she went to the Institution a few weeks ago, she was quite helpless.

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  • TO MR. WILLIAM WADE Cambridge, February 2, 1901. ...By the way, have you any specimens of English braille especially printed for those who have lost their sight late in life or have fingers hardened by long toil, so that their touch is less sensitive than that of other blind people?

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  • When she was stricken down with the illness which resulted in her loss of sight and hearing, at the age of nineteen months, she was learning to talk.

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  • There is, moreover, a reason why Helen Keller writes good English, which lies in the very absence of sight and hearing.

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  • As he came in sight of the rose-bushes that grew near the side of the house, he suddenly clapped his hands, and with a little shout of joy stopped to look at them; they were all covered with lovely rosebuds.

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  • Of course, he soon noticed the brightness of the leaves, and discovered the cause, too, when he caught sight of the broken jars and vases from which the melted treasure was still dropping.

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  • They did not know for some time after my recovery that the cruel fever had taken my sight and hearing; taken all the light and music and gladness out of my little life.

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  • But soon my homestead was out of their sight and thought.

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  • The commander-in-chief made a sign that the men should continue to march at ease, and he and all his suite showed pleasure at the sound of the singing and the sight of the dancing soldier and the gay and smartly marching men.

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  • The cause of this indisposition was the strong impression made on his sensitive mind by the sight of the killed and wounded.

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  • "There, that's me!" the expression of her face seemed to say as she caught sight of herself.

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  • The count decided not to sit down to cards or let his girls out of his sight and to get away as soon as Mademoiselle George's performance was over.

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  • Napoleon walked about in front of his tent, looked at the fires and listened to these sounds, and as he was passing a tall guardsman in a shaggy cap, who was standing sentinel before his tent and had drawn himself up like a black pillar at sight of the Emperor, Napoleon stopped in front of him.

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  • But when a great scholar like Professor Kittredge interprets what the master said, it is "as if new sight were given the blind."

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  • It is impossible, I think, to read in one day four or five different books in different languages and treating of widely different subjects, and not lose sight of the very ends for which one reads.

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  • The sick man was so surrounded by doctors, princesses, and servants that Pierre could no longer see the reddish-yellow face with its gray mane-- which, though he saw other faces as well, he had not lost sight of for a single moment during the whole service.

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  • As he stepped past the generals in the crowded hut, feeling embarrassed as he always was by the sight of his superiors, he did not notice the staff of the banner and stumbled over it.

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  • The driver's eyes sparkled at the sight of the wine.

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  • I could not resist the sight of the grandeur and glory with which he has covered France.

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  • Ooh! lamented Aniska, who at the sight of the fire felt that she too must give expression to her feelings.

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  • It had a peculiarly strong effect on him because at the sight of the fire he felt himself suddenly freed from the ideas that had weighed him down.

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  • His elation increased at the sight of the little girl he had saved.

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  • If Murat had not lost sight of the Russians?

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  • He did not lose sight either of the welfare of his army or of the doings of the enemy, or of the welfare of the people of Russia, or of the direction of affairs in Paris, or of diplomatic considerations concerning the terms of the anticipated peace.

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  • Carmen wanted to shrivel out of sight.

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  • She stood in the road after he left, watching until he turned a corner and drove out of sight.

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  • If Bordeaux was around, he kept out of sight.

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  • But when she came into the kitchen he was nowhere in sight.

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  • They talked for several hours and when Mary left, Cade was nowhere in sight.

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  • When she came through the living room the fire was roaring, but Cade was nowhere in sight.

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  • There were no people or vehicles in sight.

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  • By the time they reached their daughter she was dead, with no one in sight.

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  • When we were shown a 1792 restored Inn in the nearby village of Surry, New Hampshire, it was love at first sight.

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  • While we couldn't keep up with the ambulance but we held our own and kept the emergency vehicle in sight.

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  • Our abductor was nowhere in sight.

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  • He must have stood just out of sight.

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  • Next, a head but scattered hay was the only thing in sight.

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  • The massive vamp hadn't attacked or turned his back at the first sight of him, a sign Jule took as positive.

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  • Dusty joined him, drawing a sharp breath at the sight.

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  • Her thoughts returned to the sight of the girl in the bed.

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  • Selyn appeared confused at the sight of them, her dark eyes unfocused.

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  • The sight of them thrilled and scared her.

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  • "Harmony," Deidre said at the sight of the female death dealer.

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  • They slopped forward, feet sloshing the muddy floor, no longer trying to avoid the water that oozed in rivulets down the narrow passageway, back toward the entrance, now out of sight behind them.

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  • She caught sight of a side passage out of the corner of her eye.

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  • If that were the case, Dean wondered, why had Joseph also rented a Jeep and parked out of sight behind Bird Song?

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  • They neither saw nor heard anything, and after negotiating the remaining correctly marked turns, were in sight of daylight.

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  • Before they could get out of sight, Joseph Dawkins' rental Jeep pulled up below them, cutting new destruction through the flowers.

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  • Dean slammed his fist against the Jeep in frustration at the sight.

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  • As Dean rolled his Jeep down the main street of Ouray, he caught sight of a familiar figure with a rounded haircut.

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  • Hide 'em in plain sight, so to speak, a la Edgar Allen Poe.

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  • He lost sight of her while trying to find a parking spot.

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  • Dean caught sight of Paulette Dawkins grabbing wildly at a purple contribution.

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  • While the warm sun drenched them and there wasn't a cloud in sight, they'd learned from recent experience that mountain weather could blow in misery at a moment's notice and replace the sunshine with drenching, chilling rain.

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  • Jennifer gasped at the sight and stood, hands on the roll bar, and drank in the works of nature's paintbrush.

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  • A few moments later, Dickinson Faust stepped into sight.

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  • As Dean rounded a curve, he caught sight of the tail end of a white vehicle speeding down the cliff-hanging road on the far side of the deep valley—a sheriff's white Blazer was his first impression.

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  • It was still light enough to see across the gorge when an opening in the trees allowed, but the long swing to the far end of valley was away from the direction the vehicle had driven and blocked from sight by the curve of the canyon.

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  • He rubbed his eyes against the dimness and caught sight of a skid mark.

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  • As he lifted the computer monitor, he caught sight of a paper beneath it.

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  • Cynthia ushered the group down the hall to their office, out of earshot and out of sight.

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  • As he turned off, Dean checked the highway in both directions, but there were no other vehicles in sight.

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  • She was nowhere in sight.

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  • I'm glad we were out in plain sight!

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  • I'd sue your ass and the county and everyone else in sight for a zillion bucks.

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  • Lydia turned off the engine and they sat there alone with no other cars in sight.

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  • Dean's heart began to race as he caught sight of Cynthia and Martha at the edge of the rocks near the edge of the path leading to the entrance of the Lucky Pup.

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  • His wife motioned toward the mine entrance out of sight in the rocks and trees.

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  • Lydia staggered to her feet and joined them, leaving the grisly sight behind.

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  • They'd been there when she originally selected the apartment, of course, but the sight of the sunrise left her breathless.

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  • The sight dulled her desire.

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  • Troubled, Gabriel didn't move until she was gone from sight.

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  • The sight of him made her want to cry.

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  • No one was in sight.

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  • The hands that still covered the entry sight were bloody.

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  • The blue truck was nowhere in sight.

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  • Jonathan was watching a movie and Alex was nowhere in sight.

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  • The sight of Alex on Ed, galloping toward her was as much a relief as it was a surprise.

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  • The sight of it lying in two pieces was gratifying.

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  • Absorbed by the sight, she began to think he left as quietly as he arrived.

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  • I agreed and of course, yanked her Sight so she couldn't cheat.

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  • The sight of his name across her shoulders made his body hot with anger and need that left him frustrated.

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  • The sight disturbed him more than he wanted it to.

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  • Cheered by the sight of food, Deidre dug in.

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  • Reaching the road, she caught sight of something that made her blood run cold again.

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  • The sight, sound and scent of the ocean helped her relax.

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  • Orienting herself, she caught sight of the green haze again and walked along the edge of the forest, seeking a path.

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  • I pulled her Sight, so she couldn't tell I was lying, then asked what she'd wager on it.

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  • She caught sight of herself in a store window.

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  • The sight of the lights thrilled her, reminded her she needed to stop moping around and live her life like a glowing chili pepper.

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  • He took up a protective stance within direct sight of them, so still, he seemed like a statue.

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  • She paced and caught sight of her reflection in the windows.

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  • The moment the shadow world cleared from her sight, she wanted to run.

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  • It was dim inside the stronghold, and the first torch they crossed that burned with black flames mesmerized her long enough for her to lose sight of Darkyn around a corner.

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  • Deidre opened her eyes and blinked rapidly, realizing the black she tried to clear from her sight was the black ceiling of the operating room.

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  • The sight of him struck her like a frozen water balloon.

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  • The pain and the sight of her blood made her vision dim.

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  • At her hesitation, he motioned for her to sit again and turned, continuing to block Kris from sight.

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  • She caught her reflection in the mirror, and the sight of the tattoo around her neck infuriated her.

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  • "Katie," Ully hissed, as if they were kids hiding under the porch and not in the obvious line of sight of everyone in the room.

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  • Once she was out of sight, she ran.

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  • He wasn't sure what he felt toward the woman, but he didn't want her to come to harm, and he didn't want her out of his sight.

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  • The sound of fighting erupted behind her, and she stopped before the trail curved out of sight to see Rhyn standing over his first victim, a demon in a jaguar form.

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  • He.d miss the smell and sight of his homeland and yearned already to stay here rather than return to his dark corner of the Immortal underworld!

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  • She rubbed the lumpy scar on her arm, her attention caught by the sight of a jaguar dropping from a tree branch to the edge of the park and the forest a short distance away.

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  • It stared at her through green eyes, and she frowned, uncertain why the sight of the creature bothered her.

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  • The sight of Toby.s near lifeless features made her feel sick to her stomach.

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  • As usual, Katie felt a twinge of jealousy at the sight of her sister that only grew when Giovanni—Hannah.s handsome fiancé—circled the car to take her arm and lead her to the stairs to the castle.

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  • Hannah.s gaze strayed beyond Kris to catch sight of Katie.

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  • He caught sight of them and crossed to Hannah.

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  • The sight of Toby.s blood made her feel sick, and her own blood loss made her dizzy.

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  • Jade couldn.t help the flash of anger he felt at the sight of such a creature comfortable and content.

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  • Jade.s insides still churned at the sight of the demons and Immortals fighting.

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  • Another demon down the hall caught sight of them and charged.

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  • His gaze went to her neck, his resolve solidifying at the sight of her exhausted features and red cheek.

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  • He looked up at the sweet voice, his anger melting at the sight of Hannah.s pretty face.

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  • Jade.s words stuck in his throat at the sight of Kris.s beautiful emerald eyes.

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  • Her tears rose at the sight of both creatures, one who wanted to drag her to Hell and the other who wanted her dead.

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  • The day had gone beautifully, and the sight of Evelyn's beaming, glowing face stuck in her head.

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  • The creature loped ahead, darting out of sight down another hall.

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  • The warriors with her closed around her, blocking some of the crowd from sight.

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  • They moved out of sight at her blink, and she wondered how criminals were treated on such a planet.

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  • Being shorter than everyone else would be a boon this night; she waited until the two were out of sight before fading back toward the house.

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  • He knew her on sight, felt the connection pierce his tanned hide and rattle his bones.

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  • Her pace slowed as she caught sight of Ne'Rin.

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  • He left at last, and she waited for him to disappear from sight before jogging to the conference room.

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  • The sight made her uneasy.

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  • Ne'Rin caught sight of her just as she decided to leave.

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  • He gave Talal a short bow she took as dismissal, then waited for her to pad out of sight.

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  • I'm going-- " "He's gone weak after all these years at battle and lost sight of winning back our planet!

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  • Just as the grey ship disappeared from sight, another shape came into view.

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  • The pod dropped fast toward the surface, the sight of the spinning world beneath her sickening.

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  • Her heart quickened at the sight of him.

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  • She watched him systematically behead or run through the three men, her stomach churning at the sight of so much death.

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  • Even the sight of him immortalized in paints made her chest tight and her knees weak.

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  • Metal roofs, designed to slip the snow, were a common sight in Ouray.

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  • The next opportunity proved to be the same jeep road cut off where they'd first seen Edith speaking with the man in the second car, which was now nowhere in sight.

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  • Dean penned a note to her aunt and Martha went inside to leave it, as Dean directed, in plain sight on the kitchen table.

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  • Dean caught sight of its bearded driver who stared in the direction of the retreating woman.

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  • The two ladies had joined Fred in the parlor where he was showing them the letters they had purchased from him, sight unseen.

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

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  • I have to tell you, Mr. Ryland is a damned sight more pleasant than bossy Miss Quincy, the sister from hell.

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  • All were out of sight below except for Mick and Penny who were just now scrambling up to the path.

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  • Jerome Shipton was standing behind a tree and Dean caught sight of his maroon jacket just before he stepped out into the sunlight.

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  • It'd make my job a darn sight easier.

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  • Neither spoke for more than an hour, until the ranch and stable were in sight and Dean's watch reminded them of reality.

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  • A short distance further, he was surprised for the second time when he caught sight of Janet O'Brien.

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  • Cynthia was still sleeping when a speeding Ford Explorer passed them and Dean caught sight of Donald Ryland, with his son Donnie sitting beside him.

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  • Either that, or someone up here waited until he was out of sight before they took out the knife.

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  • As they came in sight of the building, two men were lugging Shipton's belongings to a waiting car.

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  • Franny had been first on the scene behind Dean, dressed only in panties, her arms covering her tiny breasts, shivering as much at the sight as the chill of the early winter morning.

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  • The two women moved out of sight and sound and Dean agonized through the lengthy, halting conversation before rejoining them.

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  • Martha peeked around the corner to see if Donnie was in sight.

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  • Cynthia had spotted him coming up the walk, Martha explained, and managed to remain out of sight while Fred helped Shipton lug down the belongings.

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  • The spot was out of sight from where Dean stood.

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  • As he hurried down the narrow plank catwalk atop the penstock, he caught sight of a woman stumbling toward him.

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  • Dean again looked down the path but no help was in sight.

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  • No, I must be a sight.

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  • While contemplating whether Freckles would be worth having to influence the other three or not, Jackson caught sight of someone in his peripheral vision.

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  • All three stood amazed at the sight before them.

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  • Elisabeth and Connor were both out of Victor's line of sight.

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  • As Victor moved toward her, she caught sight of Cassandra attacking Jackson, ripping into his neck with her fangs while he screamed, "Get off me, you bitch!"

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  • One of them caught sight of her and screamed, "Werewolf!" as he ran.

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  • Not a speck of food in sight.

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  • She must look a sight.

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  • Fortunately, Alex was nowhere in sight when she entered the house.

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  • "You look a sight," he said, as he plucked a feather from her hair.

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  • He'd known Tim his whole life and knew all of Tim's consorts and children by name, if not by sight.

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  • She stopped, unfamiliar with the sight of death.

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  • The sight of him naked to his waist made her stop.

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  • Her breath caught at the sight of his wide, muscular chest, and the pants that dropped dangerously low on his hips.

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  • The sight of her with a gun to her head the day before made his blood boil as much as the thought of her in his bed.

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  • If these people had been from the elite class, they'd have shot her on sight.

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  • He was more intrigued by the sight of soldiers in PMF grays as well as those in the regular military's black uniforms.

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  • I cannot.  My Sight has been stunted, no doubt as punishment for my tampering in Fate's court.

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  • Katie chuckled, and he was almost relieved at the sight of her smile.  Her features had grown paler and gaunter under his watch.  He feared the underworld would sink her spirit, too.  One of them had to have some sort of hope they'd make it out alive.

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  • Death lowered the hand displaying the end of the world scenario.  The images of Gabe fighting demons switched to those of Katie on the beach under the moonlight.  Rhyn's breath caught at the sight of her.  She appeared exhausted, tattered, and drenched from the underworld rain.  She'd never looked as beautiful as she did, even if she looked as if she'd just left the underworld.  Toby was with her, pulling her from the beach towards the Sanctuary.

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  • You've got to the count of five to have you both out of my sight.

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  • Katie fought to keep the emotions tumbling within her from leaking out, instead reveling in the sight of her mate.  While in the underworld, she'd lost all hope of ever standing next to him again.

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  • He hurried to his rusty Ford and by the time he pulled out on Ocean View Avenue, the man was out of sight and out of mind.

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  • Fred possessed a full head of snow-white hair, carried himself ramrod straight and was a familiar sight and well-liked figure about town.

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  • Hey darling, you just muddy the waters by suing everyone in sight.

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  • A day later he called again, saying he had driven by the place and was willing to take it, sight unseen.

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  • By the time he was out the door and down the stairs, Cynthia was nowhere in sight.

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  • The car was around the corner and out of sight when his field of vision cleared.

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  • The old man's face broke into a smile at the sight of Randy, and he shook the boy's hand.

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  • A big blue gun was pointing directly at Dean's mid section, out of sight of the others by the man's position.

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  • Then he caught sight of her in the light of the opening car door.

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  • "No letup in sight," Jonathan smiled, as they began to leave.

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  • His finances were not a pretty sight.

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  • Before Gibbons was out of sight, Dean slumped to the ground, with a look on his face that mirrored both of their disappointment that the man they were pursuing was now aware the two-man posse was closing in.

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  • Dean flipped off the flashlight just as he caught sight of two very attractive breasts.

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  • The lateral of the switchback was longer than it appeared and by the time he reached the spot below where the cyclist had stood, the other biker was long out of sight.

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  • There were scores of dots of color but Dean had little trouble catching sight of a yellow blur rounding a corner, further below than he would have guessed.

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  • He needed a lot of dough in a hurry so he started putting the squeeze on everyone in sight, including Cynthia Byrne.

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  • I've got 21 indictments out of this mess so far and there's no end in sight.

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  • Like out of sight, out of mind.

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  • The sight of the white dodge ram truck threw her pulse into high gear.

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  • The buffalo and longhorns were nowhere in sight, so there was no need to be concerned about their safety.

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  • He knew on sight he wanted her.

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  • She looked around, astounded by the beauty of the orchard, then realized she'd lose sight of Dustin once he crested the hill in the center of the orchard.

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  • She stood before the panoramic window of his lair, gazing at snowfall so thick, it hid the nearby mountains from sight.

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  • Her gaze went to the sky, and she assessed the sight she'd never seen before.

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  • She crouched, catching sight of a guardsman several hundred feet away.

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  • I lost sight of my mission, she said, grateful for the one piece of advice she could stomach.

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  • We were impressed by your sight and sacrifice.

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  • Bianca watched Sofi being rolled away, unable to stop the tears that rose the moment Sofi was out of sight.

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  • He expected the sight of her to stir the storm within him.

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  • "Are you gonna do something about the Other creeping up on us?" she asked, catching sight of the small creature.

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  • Jenn ducked at the sight of purple lightning, stunned when he caught it midair and flung it back towards the Other.

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  • Jenn watched him go until he was out of sight.

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  • He jogged down to the study, stopping at the sight of the bassinet beside Sofi's favorite chair.

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  • The sight of the child hammered home his desire for a future with Jenn.

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  • Despite the danger outside the walls, tension released her shoulders when she'd gone far enough to lose sight of the city's walls.

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  • His sight was poor enough that the moonlight hurt his eyes, but his other senses were strong after growing up beneath the ground.

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  • Rissa waited until she was out of sight of the two guards before breaking into a trot.

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  • A dark green forest hedged the bay, hiding the inhabitants from sight.

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  • The sight made her feel cold.

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  • No attack would reach the city's hold, but the sight confirmed Memon was not baiting the kingdom.

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  • His step quickened down the hall, but he was unable to tell if he were eager or dreading the sight of the woman again.

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  • His sight cleared again, long enough for him to feel as he did when he chose her as the fulfillment of his oath.

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  • He turned and walked away, waiting until he was beyond sight to take the stairs three at a time.

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  • She understood his hatred for Memon, the man who had robbed him of more than his sight.

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  • Taran cursed and glanced around, catching sight of Sirian.

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  • While you were masterminding this manipulative plot, did you lose sight of your promise to protect me - or was that something else you planned on ditching?

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  • At the first sight of weakness, her cause would be lost.

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  • Of course, a lot of people knew her on sight - people she didn't even know.

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  • I hope it continues to do so out of my sight.

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  • More than likely they'll be swimming on top of the water in plain sight.

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  • The cabin was no longer in sight.

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  • Keaton's car was parked in the drive when she arrived, but he was nowhere in sight.

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  • The stranger's face softened with the warmth of pity, a sight Xander was accustomed to.

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  • There is a reason your Sight brought you here and no further.

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  • Xander came into her line of sight then.

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

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  • She was beginning to think it was five years since she'd seen a naked man, judging by her body's hungry response to the sight of his exposed upper body.

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  • "You'll forgive me if I don't want you out of my sight," he said dryly.

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  • He was serious about her remaining in his sight.

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  • You're not leaving my sight.

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  • Furious and freaked out, she grabbed her purse and strode out the front door, just as Xander came into sight through the glass doors from the direction of the beach.

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  • She caught sight of the marks and swelling and pulled her hand back quickly, but not fast enough.

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  • The sight of his thick, roped arm next to hers reminded her of their difference in sizes.

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  • You'll understand if I don't trust you out of my sight.

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  • He wore jeans that hung around ripped hips and hugged flexing thighs, the sight of which made her fan herself as she almost let herself imagine them wrapped around her.

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  • Why did she feel jealousy stirring at the sight of this pretty woman?

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  • She paused at the edge of the food court and caught sight of Xander and the girls.

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  • The sight of him stirred emotions that confused her.

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  • He didn't expect the sight of his necklace dangling in the center of her chest to fill him with anything other than regret or dread.

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  • In April 1849, when the Hungarians had won many successes, after sounding the army, he issued the celebrated declaration of Hungarian independence, in which he declared that "the house of HabsburgLorraine, perjured in the sight of God and man, had forfeited the Hungarian throne."

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  • In October Clement gave power to a legate to depose him and bring him to trial, and the end was obviously in sight.

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  • But during the whole of this active life, many details of which are very interesting as illustrative of the life and manners of the time, he never lost sight of a design which he had formed at a very early period, of writing the history of those civil wars in France in which he had borne a part, and during which he had had so many opportunities of closely observing the leading personages and events.

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  • The story that Pyrrhus attempted to frighten Fabricius by the sight of an elephant is probably a fiction.

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  • Musset, though he depended on her exertions, was first bored and then irritated at the sight of this terrible vache a ecrire, whose pen was going for eight hours a day, and sought diversion in the cafés and other less reputable resorts of pleasure.

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  • At first sight the balance of advantages seems to lie with radium.

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  • The frequency and intensity of thunderstorms are unquestionably greater in the Rocky Mountain than in the New England states, but the difference is not so great as the statistics at first sight suggest.

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  • For accurate measurement of the displacements of lines of stellar spectra which are produced by the relative motion of star and observer in the line of sight, a very beautiful instrument has been devised by Dr J.

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  • The method originally used by Huggins, who first conceived and proved the possibility of measuring stellar velocities in the line of sight, was to measure with a filar micrometer the displacement of some well-known line in a stellar spectrum relative to the corresponding line of a terrestrial spectrum.

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  • The former are generally found close to, or at least in sight of, the nuraghe to which they belong.

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  • This is the reassertion of a principle which the middle ages had lost sight of - that knowledge, if it is to have any value, must be intelligence, and not erudition.

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  • Alexander came within sight of the Persian host without having met with any opposition since he quitted Tyre.

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  • It was an exciting chase of king by king, in which each covered the ground by incredible exertions, shedding their slower-going followers as they went, past Rhagae (Rai) and the Caspian gates, till early one morning Alexander came in sight of the broken train which still clung to the fallen king.

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  • Albania is perhaps the least-known region in Europe; and though more than a hundred years have passed since Gibbon described it as "a country within sight of Italy, which is less known than the interior of America," but little progress has yet been made towards a scientific knowledge of this interesting land and its inhabitants.

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  • The first English navigator to sight the Australian continent was William Dampier, who made a visit to these shores in 1688, as supercargo of the " Cygnet," a trader whose crew had turned buccaneers.

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

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  • The question of federation was not lost sight of by the framers of the original constitution which was bestowed upon New South Wales.

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  • Federation at no time actually dropped out of sight, but it was not until thirtyfive years later that any practical steps were taken towards its accomplishment.

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  • After several months of desperate fighting, Saigo and a small remnant of his followers made a swif t retreat to Kagoshima, and fell fighting (September 14) within sight of their homes.

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  • Resolution, vigour and clear sight marked his conduct as a commander-in-chief.

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  • OPTICS, the science of light, regarded as the medium of sight (Gr.

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  • It might appear at first sight as though one connexion would serve, but the differences in pressure on which these instruments depend are so minute, that the pressure of the air in the room where the recording part is placed has to be considered.

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  • Similar principles apply in infinite detail to the treatment of wind instruments, and we must never lose sight of them in speculating as to the reasons why the genius of Beethoven was able to carry instrumentation into worlds of which Haydn and Mozart never dreamt, or why, having gone so far, it left anything unexplored.

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  • ReconTostind ciliation seemed wit,hin sight when suddenly Tostis tion.

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  • The term is borrowed from Sight, of all the physical senses the one which most rapidly instructs the mind.

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  • A less sophisticated intuitionalism would rejoin with great force, " These are matters of sight; it could not be otherwise, and you see that it could not !

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  • None of the tribes ever ventures out of sight of land, and they have no idea of steering by sun or stars.

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  • Their canoes are simply hollowed out of trunks with the adze and in no other way, and it is the smaller ones which are outrigged; they do not last long and are not good sea-boats, and the story of raids on Car Nicobar, out of sight across a stormy and sea-rippled channel, must be discredited.

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  • Hence Huxley's view is not so different from those held by other authors as it seems to be at first sight.

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  • Thus various parts of criminals, such as the thigh bone of a hanged man, moss grown on a human skull, &c., were used, and even the celebrated Dr Culpeper in the 17th century recommended " the ashes of the head of a coal black cat as a specific for such as have a skin growing over their sight."

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  • In his anxiety he broke his promise, and Eurydice vanished again from his sight.

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  • It is concerned with the land-surface, and this is more symmetrically disposed than would at first sight appear from a glance at a map of the world.

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  • At first sight a South African Euphorbia might be mistaken for a South American Cactus, an Aloe for an A gave, a Senecio for ivy, or a New Zealand Veronica for a European Salicornia.

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  • Although for a time it was lost sight of on the continent, Sir Isaac Newton thought so highly of this book that he prepared an annotated edition which was published in Cambridge in 1672, with the addition of the plates which had been planned by Varenius, but not produced by the original publishers.

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  • 79 Hippalus took advantage of the regular alternation of the monsoons to make the voyage from the Red Sea to India across the open ocean out of sight of land.

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  • And in particular 1-e told of the remarkable voyage of Other, a Norwegian of Helgelsnd, who was the first authentic Arctic explorer, the first to tell of the rounding of the North Cape and the sight of the midnight sun.

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  • But he was allowed to linger in his prison until 1595 when he died, the sight of his wife and children being cruelly refused to the dying man.

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  • Some beetles emit a bright light from a portion of their bodies, which leads to the recognition of mate or comrade by sight.

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  • The steppe, however, is not so devoid of trees as at first sight appears.

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  • A hard piece of bread, flung at random in the Commons Hall, struck his left eye and destroyed the sight.

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  • The verdict of the physicians was that the injured eye was hopelessly paralysed, and that the preservation of the sight of the other depended upon the maintenance of his general health.

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  • He could only use the eye which remained to him for brief and intermittent periods, and as travelling affected his sight prejudicially he could not anticipate any personal research amongst unpublished records and historic scenes.

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  • He was now over fifty and his sight showed serious symptoms of enfeeblement.

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  • He particularly congratulated himself on having discovered the " philosophical argument " against transubstantiation, " that the text of Scripture which seems to inculcate the real presence is attested only by a single sense - our sight, while the real presence itself is disproved by three of our senses - the sight, the touch, and the taste."

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  • Small streams often sink from sight in their beds of gravel, and after flowing some distance underground, reappear farther on.

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  • This he did, and so came in sight of the prone masses of the Spaniards.

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  • As far as can be judged, the emblems of the original Physiologus were the following: (I) the lion (footprints rubbed out with tail; sleeps with eyes open; cubs receive life only three days after birth by their father's breath); (2) the sun-lizard (restores its sight by looking at the sun); (3) the charadrius (Deut.

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  • The high priest dressed in his robes went out to meet him, and at the sight Alexander remembered a dream, in which such a man had appeared to him as the appointed leader of his expedition.

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  • I) piles up a heap of leaves, twigs and other vegetable refuse, so arranged as to form an orderly series of galleries, though the structure appears at first sight a chaotic heap. Species of Camponotus and many other ants tunnel in wood.

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  • Lubbock's experiments of inLlucing ants to seek objects that had been removed show that they are guided by scent rather than by sight, and that any disturbance of their surroundings often causes great uncertainty in their actions.

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  • Littledale's first journey ended at Peking; his second, in 1894-1895, took him almost within sight of the sacred walls of Lhasa, but he failed to pass inside.

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  • The weak parts of this story are the sudden and unexplained departure of the Simons; the subsequent useless cruelty of treating the child like a wild beast and keeping him in a dark room practically out of sight (unless any doubt of his identity was possible), while his sister was in comparative comfort; the cause of death, declared to be of long standing, but in fact developed with such rapidity; the insufficient excuse provided for the child's muteness under Gomin's regime (he had answered Barras) and the irregularities in the formalities in attending the death and the funeral, when a simple identification of the body by Marie Therese would have prevented any question of resuscitated dauphins.

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  • ' As a logic fencer, or parliamentary Hercules, one would be inclined to back him at first sight against all the extant world.

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  • During his confinement by Tiberius a like omen had been interpreted as portending his speedy release, with the warning that should he behold the same sight again he would die within five days.

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  • In 1704 he lost his sight and was constituted a "veteran," a dignity which preserved to him the privileges, while it exempted him from the duties, of an academician.

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  • He must be in touch with the actual life of the community he is studying, and cultivate " that openness and alertness of the mind, that sensitiveness of the judgment, which can rapidly grasp the significance of at first sight unrelated discoveries or events."

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  • It must be remembered also that economic work in modern times is carried on by consciously or unconsciously associated effort, and although it must always require high qualities of judgment, capacity and energy, many of the difficulties which at first sight appear so insuperable give way when they are attacked.

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  • In the middle ages this differentiation of the industrial, municipal and political life had not taken place, and in order to understand the working of at first sight purely economic regulations it is necessary to make a close study of the functions of local government.

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  • The different threads of social activity are so closely interwoven that we cannot follow any one for very long without forming wrong impressions, and it becomes necessary to turn back and study others which seemed at first sight unrelated to the subject of our investigations.

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  • In common with other sciences, economics makes use of " abstractions"; but if for some problems we employ symbolic processes of reasoning, we must keep clearly in view the limits of their significance, and neither endow the symbols with attributes they can never possess, nor lose sight of the realities behind them.

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  • Vendemiaire and the marriage with Josephine (9th of March 1796) were but stepping-stones to the attainment of the end which he had kept steadily in sight since the spring of the year 1794.

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  • Terry, against Fort Fisher, in 1865; within sight of its parapets was fought the famous duel between the "Monitor" and the "Merrimac" (March 9, 1862).

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  • The two modes of growth are directly opposed, and at first sight it appears that this fact negatives the view that Endopterygota have been derived from Exopterygota.

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  • He could translate Latin into Swedish or German, or Swedish or German into Latin at sight.

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  • The greatest benefit conferred by this memoir is probably that it stimulated the efforts, presently to be mentioned, of one of his pupils, and that it brought more distinctly into sight that other factor, originally discovered by Merrem, of which it now clearly became the duty of systematizers to take cognizance.

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  • Nothing whatever is to be said against the composition of his first and second " tribes"; but the third is an assemblage still more heterogeneous than that which Nitzsch brought together under a name so like that of Muller - for the fact must never be allowed to go out of sight that the extent of the Picarii of the latter is not at all that of the Picariae of the former.'

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  • The young are generally born with their full sight, covered with down, strong, and capable of running or swimming immediately after they leave the egg-shell."

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  • He had lost the sight of one eye in 1784, and in 1791 became quite blind.

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  • He wrote the book at different times between 1170 and 1183, when it abruptly ends, and its author as abruptly disappears from sight.

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  • Soon after Easter Day he came in sight of the coast of Florida, probably near the mouth of the St Johns river.

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  • Amid many difficulties, and thwarted even by Jefferson himself in the matter of the navy, Gallatin pushed on; and after six years the public debt was decreased (in spite of the Louisiana purchase) by $14,260,000, a large surplus was on hand, a comprehensive and beneficent scheme of internal improvements was ready for execution, and the promised land seemed in sight.

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  • The supporters of the solar theory look upon Memnon as the son of the dawn, who, though he might vanish from sight for a time, could not be destroyed; hence the immortality bestowed upon him by Zeus.

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  • It is pleasantly situated within sight of the Green Mountains..

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  • C. Brooke succeeded in training his wolf so well that it was no uncommon sight to see the latter following his master like a dog.

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  • In the early periods of their history the Greeks depended too much on their nets to capture game, and it was not until later times that they pursued their prey with dogs, and then not with greyhounds, which run by sight, but with beagles, the dwarf hound which is still very popular.

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  • They hunt entirely by sight, the sense of smell being defective.

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  • most European countries, are descendants of the foxhound which have been taught to follow game by general body scent, not by tracking, nose to the ground, the traces left by the feet of the' quarry, and, on approaching within sight of the game, to stand rigid, "pointing" in its direction.

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  • Having been deprived of his sight by the gods for his ill-treatment of his sons by his first wife (or for having revealed the future to mortals), he was condemned to be tormented by two Harpies, who carried off whatever food was placed before him.

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  • For several centuries it was wholly lost sight of, and it was not till the 13th century that it was rediscovered through the agency of Robert Grosseteste, bishop of Lincoln, who translated it into Latin, under the misconception that it was a genuine work of the twelve sons of Jacob, and that the Christian interpolations were a genuine product of Jewish prophecy.

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  • Not very long after the disappearance of serfdom in the most advanced communities comes into sight the new system of colonial slavery, which, instead of being the spontaneous outgrowth of social necessities and subserving a temporary need of human development, was politically as well as morally a monstrous aberration.

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  • It should be remembered that such comparatively simple activities, though there is little about them to arrest popular attention, are just the raw material out of which the normal active life of such organisms is elaborated, and that for scientific treatment they are therefore not less important than those more conspicuous performances which seem at first sight to call for special treatment, or even to demand a supplementary explanation.

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  • The characteristic feature of the imitative act, at the instinctive level, is that the presentation to sight or hearing calls forth a mode of behaviour of like nature to, or producing like results to, that which affords the stimulus.

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  • If the man is pure and his conduct is pleasing in the sight of God, he is united with that female part of the soul which was his component part prior to his birth " (Zohar, i.

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  • Accordingly, at first sight it seems reasonable to define geometry in some such way as "the science of dimensional quantity."

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  • The public debt council consented with good grace, although the minister of finance, by omitting to consult that council during the progress of negotiations, lost sight of the fact that a sum of £T87,823 was due to the public debt administration on account of arrears of the Eastern Rumelian annuity up to December 1887, and that a further sum of £T430,741 was due by the Bulgarian to the Turkish government itself in compensation Tor the Rustchuk-Varna railway under the Treaty of Berlin.

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  • Fortunately a dense fog hid the helpless masses on the Landgrafenberg from sight of the Prussian gunners.

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  • For the moment the king and his ministers were placed in a position of the greatest anxiety, for they knew the resources of France and the boundless versatility of their arch-enemy far too well to imagine that the end of their sufferings was yet in sight.

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  • With the other four he reached the coast of Egypt, on the 7th of May, only, to sight a powerful British force, and to be compelled to escape to Toulon, which he did not reach till the 22nd of July.

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  • At first sight they may be mistaken for Ostiaks - especially on the Ob - but they are undoubtedly different.

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  • The sight of some battle-pictures revived his taste for fine art.

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  • Having become one of the chief inspirers of the imperial policy, Marsilius accompanied Louis of Bavaria to Italy, where he preached or circulated written attacks against the pope, especially at Milan, and where he came within the sight of the realization of his wildest utopias.

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  • A, D, E Several gaps remain to be filled, but the results so far recorded can leave no doubt that the five effects, varied as they may at first sight appear, are intimately connected with one another.

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  • The elongated axis which opens at the stigma in Scorpio and which can be cleared of soft, surrounding tissues and co agulated blood so as to present the appearance of a limb axis carrying the book-like leaves of the lung is not really, as it would seem to be at first sight, the limb axis.

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  • In another legend he was blinded by Oenopion of Chios for having violated his daughter Merope; but having made his way to the place where the sun rose, he recovered his sight (Hyginus, loc. cit.; Parthenius, Erotica, 20).

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  • His co-operation was indeed more indispensable than at first sight appears.

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  • The notes are to be redeemable in gold at £ 26,478,500 3,388,100 7,331,600 8,613,717 1 5,4 6 7, 01 5 16 8,500,000 Milreis 483,546,600.20, 54 8,000.3 7,082,000 17,300,000 Milreis 66 4, 792,960 246,812,407 34,296,950 945,902,317 sight, the Caixa de, Conversao to keep the gold paid in for that express purpose.

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  • Taylor, another Englishman in Brazilian service, followed the vessels across the Atlantic, and even captured some of the ships in sight of the land of Portugal.

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  • Aloes are common; in part of the midland zone they form when in bloom with abundance of orange and scarlet flowers a most picturesque sight.

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  • The controversy was between Nominalists and Realists; and, exclusively logical as the point may at first sight seem to be, adherence to one side or the other is an accurate indication of philosophic tendency.

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  • Throughout his long labours in behalf of unrestricted commerce he never lost sight of this, as being the most precious result of the work in which he was engaged, - its tendency to diminish the hazards of war and to bring the nations of the world into closer and more lasting relations of peace and friendship with each other.

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  • Reference to a geometrical interpretation seems at first sight to throw light on the meaning of a differential coefficient; but closer analysis reveals new difficulties, due to the geometrical interpretation itself.

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  • At first sight it appears difficult to understand how g PP the complicated series of actions which are definitely exhibited as so-called " instincts " by a variety of animals can have been due to the selection of congenital variations, or can be otherwise explained than by the transmission of habits acquired by the parent as the result of experience, and continuously elaborated and added to in successive generations.

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  • In another respect the observations of Fraunhofer appear at first sight to be in disaccord with theory; for his measures of the diameters of the red rings, visible when white light was employed, correspond with the law applicable to dark rings, and not to the different law applicable to the luminous maxima.

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  • would seem to have been inspired by the sight or the description of the never-to-be-forgotten procession of the victorious Maccabees in 164 B.C. to rededicate the desecrated Temple.

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  • The subject of clothing is far wider than appears at first sight.

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  • He is all sight, all mind, all ear (i.e.

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  • The principal symptons of chronic ether-drinking are a weakening of the activity of the special senses, and notably sight and hearing, a lowering of the intelligence and a degree of general paresis (partial paralysis) of motion.

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  • The loss of an eye will be followed by atrophy of the optic nerve; the tissues in a stump of an amputated limb show atrophic changes; a paralysed limb from long disuse shows much wasting; and one finds at great depths of the sea fishes and marine animals, which have almost completely lost the organs of sight, having been cut off for long ages from the stimuli (light) essential for these organs, and so brought into an atrophic condition from disuse.

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  • In no department is the experimental method more continually justified than in that of the natural history of disease, which at first sight would seem to have a certain independence of it and a somewhat exclusive value of its own.

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  • His devotion to Epicurus seems at first sight more difficult to explain than his enthusiasm for Empedocles or Ennius.

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  • It is at first sight remarkable that Voltaire, whose comic power was undoubtedly far in excess of his tragic, should have written many tragedies of no small excellence in their way, but only one fair second-class comedy, Nanine.

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  • A month later he had the good fortune to recover copies of a silver boss, or hilt-top, offered to various museums about 1860, but rejected by them as a meaningless forgery and for a long time lost again to sight.

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  • He ordered the construction of the famous carriage for six, in the name of the baroness von Korff, and kept it in his hotel grounds, rue Matignon, that all Paris might get accustomed to the sight of it.

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  • The value of sugar-canes at a given plantation or central factory would at first sight appear to vary directly as the amount of saccharine contained in the juice expressed from them varies, Sugar-canes.

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  • At first sight few natural materials appear to be of less interest than the soil; yet its importance is manifest on the slightest reflection.

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  • When the government of the state had entered into feudalism, and the king was as much senior as king; when the vassal relationship was recognized as a proper and legal foundation of public duties; when the two separate sides of early feudalism were united as the almost universal rule, so that a man received a fief because he owed a vassal's duties, or looked at in the other and finally prevailing way, that he owed a vassal's duties because he had received a fief; and finally, when the old idea of the temporary character of the precarium tenure was lost sight of, and the right of the vassal's heir to receive his father's holding was recognized as the general rule - then the feudal system may be called full grown.

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  • When Barnabas sails away with Mark to resume work in Cyprus, the mists of history hide him from our sight.

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  • At last, through Fouche and Talleyrand, he got the appointment of consul at Alicante, and remained there until he lost the sight of one eye from yellow fever.

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  • Vienna was not occupied by the Prussians in the war of 1866, but the invaders marched to within sight of its towers.

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  • In the course of time party strife became more bitter; real issues were lost sight of; and Papineau, falling in with the views of one O'Callaghan, who distrusted everything British, became an annexationist.

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  • In 1731 the navigator Michael Gvosdev was driven by storm from a point north of Cape Dezhnev to within sight of the Alaskan coast, which he followed for two days.

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  • He was the first to describe an instrument fitted with a sight and paper screen for observing the diameters of the sun and moon in a dark room.

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  • When barely two years old she was deprived of sight, smell and hearing, by an attack of scarlet fever.

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  • He abounded in kindliness and generosity, and if there was anything especially difficult for him to endure, it was the sight of human suffering, as was shown on the night at Shiloh, where he lay out of doors in the icy rain rather than stay in a comfortable room where the surgeons were at work.

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  • On the 7th of April 1498 an immense throng gathered in the Piazza della Signoria to enjoy the barbarous sight.

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  • Fra Silvestro on the contrary gave way at mere sight of the rack, and this seer of heavenly visions owned himself and his master guilty of every crime laid to their charge.

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  • Fra Domenico's loyalty had never wavered, and the weak Silvestro's enthusiasm rekindled at sight of his chief.

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  • In astigmatism, owing to differences in the refractive power of the various meridians of the eye, great defect of sight, frequently accompanied by severe headache, occurs.

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  • Although at first sight the arrangement of the avicularia in Cheilostomes appears to follow no general law some method is probably to be made out on closer study.

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  • In spite of his oath he went again to Italy in 904, where he secured the submission of Lombardy; but on the 21st of July 9 05 he was surprised at Verona by Berengar, who deprived him of his sight and sent him back to Provence, where he passed his days in enforced inactivity until his death in September 928.

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  • Minikoi atoll, with the numerous wrecks on its reefs, its lighthouse, and its position on the track of all eastward-bound vessels, is a familiar sight to seafarers in these waters.

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  • But before accepting this conclusion as final, one must not lose sight of the fact that the so-called chiaroscuro engraving was at the height of its use in Italy at the same time that embassies from thc Christians in Japan visited Rome, and that it is thus possiblc that the suggestion at least may have been derived from Europe.

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  • Rhinoceroses are dull of sight, but their hearing and scent are remarkably acute.

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  • Their sight is very bad; but they are quick of hearing, and their scent is very keen; they are, too, often accompanied by rhinoceros birds, which, by running about their heads, flapping their wings, and screeching at the same time, frequently give them notice of the approach of danger.

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  • This latter great event is described by him in a letter to Thomas Hartley, rector of Winwick, as "the opening of his spiritual sight," "the manifestation of the Lord to him in person," "his introduction into the spiritual world."

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  • According to his own account, the Lord filled him with His spirit to teach the doctrines of the New Church by the word from Himself; He commissioned him to do this work, opened the sight of his spirit, and so let him into the spiritual world, permitting him to see the heavens and the hells, and to converse with angels and spirits for years; but he never received anything relating to the doctrines of the church from any angel but from the Lord alone while he was reading the word (True Christian Religion, No.

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  • Probably this was the road taken by Decimus Brutus when he succeeded, after the raising of the siege of Mutina in 43 B.C., in occupying Pollentia just before Mark Antony's cavalry came in sight.

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  • Others said that Athena (or Artemis) blinded him because he had seen her naked in the bath; when his mother prayed Athena to restore his sight, the goddess, being unable to do so, purged his ears so that he could understand the speech of birds, and gave him a staff wherewith to guide his steps (Apollodorus iii.

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  • The various Union divisions hurriedly prepared to defend themselves, but they were dispersed in several camps which were out of sight of one another, and thus the Confederate army lapped round the flanks of each local defence as it encountered it.

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  • Adamson (Perth, 1638) are the lines "For what we do presage is riot in grosse, For we are brethren of the Rosie Crosse; We have the Mason Word and second sight, Things for to come we can fortell aright."

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  • Yet these places are within sight of each other.

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  • Ujiji became famous some years later as the spot where Dr Livingstone was found by Stanley in 1871, after being lost to sight for some time in the centre of the continent.

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  • xu60,000 English Miles 4 'a of Cissey's division, still out of their sight but moving due south.

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  • Hardly had they stepped off when Cissey's first line, catching sight of them, opened a devastating fire upon their left flank, and to meet this fresh danger the Prussians endeavoured to change front half-left whilst still on the move.

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  • It is held, however, that the startling discrepancies are not so difficult to explain as may appear at first sight.

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  • At first sight this might seem an extremely difficult question to answer.

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  • 30 he had sighted the lofty ranges of the Andes, and the " Prinz Eitel Friedrich," an armed merchantman, had been sent into Valparaiso to coal, while the squadron cruised at slow speed out of sight of the port.

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  • The " Glasgow " could only leave the stricken field, and she lost sight of the enemy at 8:50 P.M.

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  • Nevertheless, the book exhibits a relative unity; for, whatever digressions occur in the development of its theme, the main object of the writer is never lost sight of.

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  • Within them was found the Fountain of Youth; the pebbles which give light, restore sight, and render the possessor invisible; the Sea of Sand was there, stored with fish of wondrous savour; and the River of Stones was there also; besides a subterranean stream whose sands were of gems. His territory produced the worm called "salamander," which lived in fire, and which wrought itself an incombustible envelope from which were manufactured robes for the presbyter, which were washed in flaming fire.

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  • She had already been separated from her son, the sight of whose ill-treatment added terribly to her sufferings; she was now parted from her daughter and Madame Elizabeth, and removed on the 1st of August 1793 to the Conciergerie.

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  • The principles involved in it were lost sight of under the mass of spurious maxims on social order which had slowly grown up and stiffened into system.

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  • Oenone soon repented and hastened after him, but finding that she was too late to save him slew herself from grief at the sight of his dead body.

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  • It has also been given as a votive offering to a church, and has soon afterwards followed they were buried out of sight for safety, where they were eventually discovered absolutely unharmed centuries afterwards.

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  • He was ejected for Nonconformity in 1662, and was so affected by the sight of the devastation caused by the great fire of London that he died shortly afterwards, on the 29th of October 1666.

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