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son Sentence Examples

  • I have loved you like a son from the first.

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  • Her son was missing.

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  • I already have a son and daughter.

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  • The son noticed that an expression of profound sorrow suddenly clouded his mother's face, and he smiled slightly.

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  • Why, because he is the son of a prominent family doctor?

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  • "Thank God," said his son smiling.

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  • You're the son of some whore I don't even remember!

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  • My son is going.

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  • "Think what your mother would say if she saw you in the clothes of a poor man's son." said the cardinal.

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  • Do they resent that your father wants only a son for an heir?

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  • The day after his son had left, Prince Nicholas sent for Princess Mary to come to his study.

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  • From reports current in town she learned how the Rostovs were situated, and how "the son has sacrificed himself for his mother," as people were saying.

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  • Once he did, he moved to the back yard where mother was pushing her gleeful young son on a large wooden swing set.

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  • The boy was the son of a dirt-poor single mother.

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  • Sarah silently watched her son with what appeared to be amused interest.

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  • When she had left the room the prince again began speaking about his son, about the war, and about the Emperor, angrily twitching his brows and raising his hoarse voice, and then he had a second and final stroke.

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  • "And that son of a bitch Petrov has lagged behind after all, it seems," said one sergeant major.

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  • Is this his son? said the countess, turning to little Nicholas who was coming in with Dessalles.

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  • "We may as well go back," said the son in French.

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  • You begrudged your lump of a son," a little old man suddenly began attacking Dron-- "and so they took my Vanka to be shaved for a soldier!

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  • "They are waiting for their younger son," Pierre replied.

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  • Sarah would do whatever Giddon said, because he was her son... and Tammy had no choice.

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  • Cynthia telephoned her son and apparently made temporary peace, although Dean wasn't privy to the details.

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  • Prince Andrew's little son was seven.

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  • On retiring to her own room, she sat in an armchair, her eyes fixed on a miniature portrait of her son on the lid of a snuffbox, while the tears kept coming into her eyes.

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  • Her large brown eyes took in Lisa with surprise and she threw her son a questioning look.

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  • Coldly, without looking at her son, she sent for her husband and, when he came, tried briefly and coldly to inform him of the facts, in her son's presence, but unable to restrain herself she burst into tears of vexation and left the room.

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  • If that son of a bitch gets away with this it would kill me!

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  • Mrs. Marsh eyed her son distastefully and then shifted her attention to her husband.

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  • Recently, my ten-year-old son and I visited the factory in Denmark where Lego building blocks are made.

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  • In that 'extend' were my father, son, and sister, at Bald Hills.

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  • Anatole is no genius, but he is an honest, goodhearted lad; an excellent son or kinsman.

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  • Having written this and given the paper to Alpatych, he told him how to arrange for departure of the prince, the princess, his son, and the boy's tutor, and how and where to let him know immediately.

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  • As twenty years before, it seemed impossible that the little creature who lived somewhere under her heart would ever cry, suck her breast, and begin to speak, so now she could not believe that that little creature could be this strong, brave man, this model son and officer that, judging by this letter, he now was.

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  • As I was writing these words, my ten-year-old son came in and asked, "What are you doing?"

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  • Randy Byrne was Cynthia's twenty year-old son from her first marriage.

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  • "I have a son about your age," Cynthia said.

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  • I believe that what so saddens the reformer is not his sympathy with his fellows in distress, but, though he be the holiest son of God, is his private ail.

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  • On his last day, sobbing, he asked her and his absent son to forgive him for having dissipated their property--that being the chief fault of which he was conscious.

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  • Natasha had married in the early spring of 1813, and in 1820 already had three daughters besides a son for whom she had longed and whom she was now nursing.

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  • "Count Ilya Rostov's son?" asked Dolgorukov.

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  • Now son, the house won't clean itself.

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  • Their son, Charles Adams, was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, and moved to Helena, Arkansas.

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  • "You son of a bitch!" she whispered.

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  • Call your son and tell him you love him.

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  • What meant still more to him was that he sought and did not find in himself the former tenderness for his son which he had hoped to reawaken by caressing the boy and taking him on his knee.

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  • Bianca, my son will need a playmate.

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  • Although his father was a king, Cyrus was brought up like the son of a common man.

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  • How did having a son become a financial issue?

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  • The subject was how Mary had been a vessel to carry the son of god.

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  • She'd assumed he'd trained her in place of the son he didn't have.

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  • "Son, you will look at the new mares?" he asked.

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  • Is being in control so important that you're willing to sacrifice the happiness of your only son?

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  • His son only smiled.

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  • What about your son, your sister, and your father?

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  • He thought not of this pretty child, his son whom he held on his knee, but of himself.

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  • In all these words she saw only that the danger threatening her son would not soon be over.

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  • If Alex had known he had a son, things would have been different.

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  • Son, you know the rules.

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  • When you hear you have a son, you feel responsible - yes?

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  • Her response to the issue about a son was indication that she was ready to break from the past.

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  • Cynthia finished her wedding pronouncement by tossing out a comment about her foolish son considering delaying the final year of his education to play professional baseball, a decision against which she and Rose Calvia planned to exert a full court press.

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  • Crazy son of a bitch!

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  • His hand went to her belly, where their son grew.

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  • My uncle tells me this is why I must wait until my dear son is six or seven summers.

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  • The old countess, waiting for the return of her husband and son, sat playing patience with the old gentlewoman who lived in their house.

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  • "It can't be helped It happens to everyone!" said the son, with a bold, free, and easy tone, while in his soul he regarded himself as a worthless scoundrel whose whole life could not atone for his crime.

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  • While father and son were having their explanation, the mother and daughter were having one not less important.

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  • Well, my boy, the old prince went on, addressing his son and patting Pierre on the shoulder.

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  • Prince Andrew spent half his time at Bald Hills with his father and his son, who was still in the care of nurses.

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  • The party of the old and dissatisfied, who censured the innovations, turned to him expecting his sympathy in their disapproval of the reforms, simply because he was the son of his father.

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  • He is an invalid and an old man who must be forgiven; but he is good and magnanimous and will love her who makes his son happy.

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  • He seemed in better spirits than usual and awaited his son with great impatience.

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  • It was a portrait, painted in bright colors by Gerard, of the son borne to Napoleon by the daughter of the Emperor of Austria, the boy whom for some reason everyone called "The King of Rome."

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  • He ordered the portrait to be carried outside his tent, that the Old Guard, stationed round it, might not be deprived of the pleasure of seeing the King of Rome, the son and heir of their adored monarch.

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  • You know that sort of tradesman's son, a dandy and lady-killer.

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  • When a pause occurred during his short visit, Nicholas, as is usual when there are children, turned to Prince Andrew's little son, caressing him and asking whether he would like to be an hussar.

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  • Whether it were difficult or easy, possible or impossible, she did not ask and did not want to know: it was her duty, not only to herself, to be near her brother who was perhaps dying, but to do everything possible to take his son to him, and so she prepared to set off.

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  • Why, he says: 'I'm a general's son myself, I won't go!' he says.

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  • When Nicholas and his wife came to look for Pierre he was in the nursery holding his baby son, who was again awake, on his huge right palm and dandling him.

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  • After the deaths of her son and husband in such rapid succession, she felt herself a being accidentally forgotten in this world and left without aim or object for her existence.

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  • To the men who fought against the rising truths of physical philosophy, it seemed that if they admitted that truth it would destroy faith in God, in the creation of the firmament, and in the miracle of Joshua the son of Nun.

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  • Then when she learned about Tessa's son, she was furious because he might inherit - even though I hadn't said anything to father.

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  • You thought you had a son for a little while.

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  • In spite of Howie's stepfather's sudden interest in his previously despised and now deceased son, Julie became heir to her fiancée's home and assets.

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  • My grandfather, Caspar Keller's son, "entered" large tracts of land in Alabama and finally settled there.

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  • Behold all souls are mine; as the soul of the father, so also the soul of the son is mine: the soul that sinneth, it shall die.

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  • "Have you never thought of marrying your prodigal son Anatole?" she asked.

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  • After Anna Mikhaylovna had driven off with her son to visit Count Cyril Vladimirovich Bezukhov, Countess Rostova sat for a long time all alone applying her handkerchief to her eyes.

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  • It uplifts the soul to see such men as the old count and his worthy son, said she.

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  • He gave his son his hand to kiss, and embraced him.

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  • Old Prince Nicholas Bolkonski received a letter from Prince Vasili in November, 1805, announcing that he and his son would be paying him a visit.

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  • And you who have a son! she began, her pallor suddenly turning to a vivid red.

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  • The son is getting married!

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  • That day he did not see his father, who did not leave his room and admitted no one but Mademoiselle Bourienne and Tikhon, but asked several times whether his son had gone.

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  • "Look, Anna Timofeevna," she added to her companion, "see what a box for cards my son has brought us!"

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  • Sarah hugged her son and then Lisa.

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  • The eight year old son of a popular rapper named Buzz-Cousin was abducted for a million dollar ransom.

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  • Yeah. That's all Ronnie want's to discuss with people, like his wife's son is some kind of freak.

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  • This stout young man was an illegitimate son of Count Bezukhov, a well-known grandee of Catherine's time who now lay dying in Moscow.

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  • The son, lowering his eyes, followed her quietly.

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  • I am Boris, son of Princess Anna Mikhaylovna Drubetskaya.

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  • Rostov, the father, is Ilya, and his son is Nicholas.

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  • Number three was a father taking a son from the boy's mother who held custody rights.

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  • He's the illegitimate son of Josh 'Bones' Mulligan and he killed Billy Langstrom to shut him up!

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  • Let the son marry the daughter, if both agree, and give them the treasure as a wedding portion.

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  • It was Cynthia's son, Randy.

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  • I understand from Dawkins' son his old man was paying Josh pretty well to be his mine manager—up until August of 1961 when Josh disappeared.

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  • When Pierre and his wife entered the drawing room the countess was in one of her customary states in which she needed the mental exertion of playing patience, and so--though by force of habit she greeted him with the words she always used when Pierre or her son returned after an absence: High time, my dear, high time!

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  • All that the fondest mother could do for her son you have done and are doing for him, and of course I am glad of it.

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  • "I have a son," he finally blurted.

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  • Whether it was wedding plans, baby names, or ways to kill her son, Dean didn't know.

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  • Trying to convict her, he told her she had worn him out, had caused his quarrel with his son, had harbored nasty suspicions of him, making it the object of her life to poison his existence, and he drove her from his study telling her that if she did not go away it was all the same to him.

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  • I know this is far-fetched and I'm probably only fantasizing because I'm so pissed off at that son of a bitch Fitzgerald in general.

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  • Dean only caught snatches, but enough to know Cynthia was speaking to Rose, son Randy, and Jen.

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  • He was a handsome kid who somehow reminded Dean of Cynthia's son, Randy, but more brash.

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  • The boy who sat beside him was his son.

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  • How do you feel today, son?

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  • You are my only son.

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  • Like father, like son.

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  • I'm his first son.

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  • I can give him a son.

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  • He wants you because you would do a good job, and because you are his son.

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  • You are quiet this morning, son.

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  • That is good to hear, son.

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  • Father and Dad are two different things to a son.

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  • My aunt never said it out loud or even admitted it, but she blamed her son.

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  • He couldn't help feeling thrilled at the prospect of Damian's son.

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  • Do your own dirty work, son.

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  • Cynthia was super pleased to hear her son's voice, but her mood changed abruptly when he blurted out the news.

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  • First that Billy, than my own son!

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  • Just don't turn your back on your son.

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  • While Cynthia was proud of her son Randy's athletic achievements, she always saw those abilities as a means to an end—not an end in itself.

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  • If Edith was pregnant in 1960, her son would be in his forties now!

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  • Ralph's been dead for years and a son runs the business now.

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  • Dean sensed his wife looked forward to the service and it helped her to come to terms with her son's sudden marriage.

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  • I was sure you'd whack the son of a bitch and maybe kill him and I didn't want to be a jailhouse widow and run Bird Song alone.

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  • I'm surprised you didn't kill the son of a bitch!

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  • The poor woman had just buried her son that morning.

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  • "My son, dead by your hands, I believe," Wynn replied, tensing.

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  • Son of a bitch!

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  • It had been where Wynn, the father of all the Immortals on the Council, had lain for hundreds of years before being dragged out by Sasha, the son who betrayed them all to Darkyn.

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  • Wynn doubted she knew that the Immortal who did it was his son.

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  • From the time Alex brought him home for a visit, they had been like father and son.

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  • Even the Reynolds loved him, and they had every reason to dislike him for taking her away from their son.

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  • My son, he likes to say how things will be, yes?

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  • I would give my son much land if he would come to live near me.

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  • I have invited my son to Houston, but he has declined.

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  • Son of a bitch.

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  • About time someone took out that son of a bitch.

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  • There was no mistaking father and son on that level.

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  • "Son, bring him here," Andre said with the gruffness of an older brother.

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  • She watched, curious about how father and son might interact.

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  • For your son, maybe.

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  • He's not my son.

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  • I don't have a son.

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  • What kind of mother let her five-year-old son carry on with death like he was a favorite uncle?

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  • I'm not psychotic, I didn't have amnesia yesterday, I've never had a son!

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  • That son of a bitch claimed you?

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  • Lilith had been intended for Kris and was pregnant with his son when Rhyn killed her and the baby both.

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  • He stepped back to look at father and son, dead-dead together.

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  • He wondered what a half-human son would be like, and his thoughts went to Gabriel, who started out human before turning Immortal.

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  • Her sister is mated to the second son of our ruler.

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  • The man beside her had dark blond hair, serious brown eyes in a chiseled face, and a form as fit as his son's.

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  • If you've hurt her, you sick son-- " "She is well," he repeated.

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  • Son, you are not complete without her.

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  • "Her sister is wed to the son of a Qatwal dhjan," A'Ran said.

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  • This is my son and the cousin of the dhjan, Leyon.

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  • "Tomorrow, son," Mansr said.

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  • Mansr led her back to the small dwelling she shared with him and his son.

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  • Did you notice Mrs. Shipton's son had a different last name?

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  • It's like finding a long lost periodical son.

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  • Son, Annie Quincy lived in a boarding house.

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  • She started to rise but her son tugged her down, indicating he wanted to remain.

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  • Edith looked once more at her son and then picked up the garment and the comb.

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  • However, she said nothing in deference to Edith Shipton's son who remained engrossed with his puzzle.

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  • She looked down at her son, as if just now noticing his presence.

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  • Edith stood there, neither following her son, nor making any move to enter further into the room.

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  • Edith was as nervous as the prior evening, glancing across the hall at her son, as if danger lurked in every corner of Bird Song.

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  • Your husband had a son from his previous marriage?

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  • What about the son?

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  • She claims Donnie isn't Shipton's son.

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  • She admitted she and her son had left the husband.

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  • Cynthia was still on the phone so after Dean introduced himself he completed the paperwork, without comment or acknowledgment that he knew Ryland's relationship to Bird Song's other guest Edith Shipton and her son.

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  • It should be fun, with your son along and all.

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  • How did Shipton react to his own son's death?

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  • Donald Ryland returned with his son.

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  • Donald Ryland kept up a nonstop conversation with his son and front seat companion, as they whipped along the highway.

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  • Don't worry about the top of the mountain just yet, son.

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  • Dean asked as Ryland skied up to his son and tried to console him.

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  • But it was Ryland who asked his son if that was who frightened him.

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  • When her son Randy, visiting Bird Song over his Christmas college break, had expressed an interest in the sport, she had a fit.

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  • Across the hall were Effie and Claire, with Edith and her son in the rear bedroom.

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  • Dean turned to his wife as Ryland and his son began packing his gear.

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  • While Dean had wandered up to the area with Cynthia's son Randy on a few occasions, she had steadfastly stayed away.

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  • Edith Shipton, all abeam, took the Deans aside to tell them how thrilled she was with her son Donnie's blossoming relationship with his father.

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  • If I had a gun I'd kill the son of a bitch!

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  • Probably either brother Dominick or his son Tony.

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  • "At least then you may get a chance to see your son more often," Dean offered.

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  • Shipton is a son of a bitch in anyone's book.

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  • Dean, crossing his fingers at being on a roll, decided to ask about the death of Shipton's son.

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  • It seems there's some confusion on how son number one died.

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  • He couldn't even get the son of a bitch out of his and his wife's life.

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  • Dean could tell from the conversation she was speaking to her son Randy.

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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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  • Are you telling me someone killed the son of a bitch?

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  • Someone cut the son of a bitch's line and I'm the one who's stuck trying to find out who did it.

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  • Yes, I despised the son of a bitch, especially after he grabbed my wife's breast ten feet away from me.

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  • She chose Ouray, at least according to Ryland, because he was her son's father and he was coming here to ice climb.

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  • Look, son, Fred continued.

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  • The three of us, you, me and Cynthia, plus the two Quincy gals, Edith and her son, young Donnie.

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  • Her son has been called from Denver and is to arrive tomorrow on the afternoon train.

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  • His son went with him.

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  • I was so mad, I unholstered my piece and pointed it right at the little son of a bitch.

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  • Ryland gave no indication of having any interest in furthering his relationship with the mother of his out-of-wedlock son.

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  • Then she added, What kind of a mother lets her son do something stupid like climbing icicles at the age of twelve?

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  • I'd like to hear Donnie's side of the story about the drowning of Shipton's son, too.

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  • Dean assumed if Cynthia's son had traveled to see his grandmother, she had taken a turn for the worse.

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  • Donnie's father cares for his son.

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  • Cynthia's son Randy was on his way back to college.

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  • Edith Shipton was protecting the one person she truly loved, her son Donnie.

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  • She was admitting to a crime she didn't commit, knowing it was her son who did it.

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  • Especially watching my son.

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  • He desperately wanted her to bear his son.

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  • Aside from our personal observation that he was a first class son of a bitch, everything else about him came from Edith.

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  • What about the death of Shipton's son?

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  • There's no doubt he blamed Edith for his son's death.

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  • I always figured dad might have murdered his son and frightened the boy into silence.

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  • My love for her is not romantic; it is that of a brother, father and son all wrapped up in one.

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  • Bill Carlson, co-owner of Carl & Son's Feed Store.

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  • After we're done, you'll see the doc, son.

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  • "Never seen you sweat, son," Tim said.

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  • Do you think my son will have Rhyn's powers?

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  • Even if Lilith wasn't meant to be his mate, she didn't deserve such a brutal death.  She didn't deserve death at all.  Instead of mourning a son, Kris could've spent the past few thousand years raising a successor.

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  • He'd lost Lilith when Rhyn killed her and their son.  He'd given up Jade, the man who held his soul, to take Katie as a mate, only to have Rhyn interfere again.  Paralyzed by indecision, Kris struggled to determine which Andre would've wanted him to do: save his brother or his mate.  Of the two, Hannah was weaker, but Kiki was his brother.

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  • "Look, Rhyn, none of this matters.  I'm willing to go ahead and forgive you for what you did so long ago.  It's still hard for me to think I could've raised a successor and not buried a son," Kris said.

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  • "The son, Randy Byrne," Dean answered.

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  • Another neighbor's husband drove to the high school for her son Randy, who was at baseball practice.

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  • When the police appeared at the door the next day, she was sure something had happened to her son, not her husband.

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  • Your son has real tal­ent.

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  • Dean assumed it was Jeff Byrne's son, Randy.

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  • It was beginning to look more as if Jeffrey Byrne pulled a stupid stunt after a few too many drinks in a lonely motel, leaving a widow and a teenaged son to fend for themselves.

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  • Dean's mother had raised her only son alone after her husband's death, relying on life insurance proceeds and a series of part-time jobs.

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  • I remembered your mentioning the perfect attendance—how your son and husband had a little bet going but his personnel record shows he took a day off, on the fourth of March.

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  • It contained 78 dollars, a half-dozen cred­it cards, a few business cards and two pictures, one a duplicate of the desktop photo of Cynthia Byrne and the other a grade school picture Dean assumed to be of Byrne's son, Randy.

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  • Mrs. Byrne's son drove her over but the lad had an engage­ment so I suggested she join us for dinner and allow us to drive her home.

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  • However, she still wanted to speak to her son personally as soon as she felt able.

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  • Dean wanted to be positive the son of a bitch was dead so he could have his wife; admit it, it was as simple as that.

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  • She conveyed the information to son Randy, told him she loved him and, after ending the conversation, flopped back down on the bed, again covering her head, this time with a pillow.

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  • She then turned to her son as if to apologize for allowing this relative stranger to kiss her.

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  • His son was riding it this afternoon.

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  • According to Norm Hunter, the fisherwoman was so frightened she'd fainted dead away, while her 12-year-old son thought towing Willie two miles to port was super cool.

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  • She added, as if to clarify the situation, that her son Randy would be there too.

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  • Cynthia looked a bit misty-eyed as she rose and began picking up the dishes and turned to her son.

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  • Just the facts, son.

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  • While Cynthia skipping with Jeffrey was next to impossible for Dean to buy, no one could convince him she would abandon her son.

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  • Son of a six-shooter!

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  • Instead, he set­tled for a postcard to her and one to her son, each with a bland "Having a great time" message.

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  • He had a son who was a hot shot baseball player and I played two years in the minors.

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  • How would that stick with his wife and son?

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  • He was a son-of-a-bitch to run out on her and his son.

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  • What about Cynthia and your son?

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  • He was your husband for half your life and the father of your son, he answered.

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  • He was enough like Alex to be his son.

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  • Father and son couldn't have been closer than Alex and Jonathan.

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  • "Indeed. I have matters to settle with a certain merchant's son," his brother said.

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  • But you need something to keep you from challenging every merchant's son who insults your boots.

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  • He had a streak of honor that marked him the son of a White God as much as his golden eyes.

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  • Damian and Sofi's son might already be listed.

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  • Damian's son would be the first White God born outside of the immortal world, and not even Jule dared to guess what that would mean for the White God's power.

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  • Damian, Sofia, Adrian were written beneath it, and Darian grinned, wondering when Sofi had picked a name for her son.

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  • Damian would have a son, a future.

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  • Darian never thought it possible, yet seeing the name of his little brother's son made him want more out of life.

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  • Would the name of his own son or daughter ever be written beside his and Jenn's name on the monument?

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  • As the lower ranking of the married couple, the name of Jenn's betrothed was added to her family's record, indicating he was likely the son of another servant.

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  • The woman in her screamed for her to leave, to find Damian and have their son in the place they'd planned in a few months.

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  • While she welcomed the feeling of newfound power, she was terrified for her son.

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  • My father had just landed a gig working for one of the lesser nobles after he saved the life of the noble's son.

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  • Bianca swallowed hard, reminded of her time being bled near death by the former Black God and his son.

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  • His gaze went to Damian's son again.

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  • He smiled, wondering how Damian would react when he found out about his son.

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  • But Taran wanted no favors from any man, even one who may have been a good man, had he been the son of any other.

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  • My son nears the age where my uncle says the demon must claim him as a host.

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  • If I could spare my son the pain…but it must be so.

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  • I will teach my son the demon's power and warn him about its lies.

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  • This seems too simple, and I cannot yet dismiss the caution my great-uncle - -and his son, my cousin - -took when discussing the creature.

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  • But his son, Vara, does.

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  • Memon's son can be nothing but twisted, like the father!

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  • My cousin's son will take his place as my advisor.

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  • Remember, son, your uncle, our king, wants us to return with a token of the barbarians' agreement.

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  • They and Memon's son, Vara, were alone in a small room together.

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  • Memon's son had always sheltered Taran from Memon's wrath.

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  • Memon paid his son no heed, focused completely on Taran.

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  • Memon did not acknowledge his son or his words.

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  • The resemblance between father and son was enough to make her stop two steps into the clearing.

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  • "My brother's son, the cousin of Vara," Hilden said, motioning to a gangly youth with Vara's green eyes.

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  • If I had the strength to warn my son!

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  • Neither her son nor her brother will stand by him.

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  • "…Trust me, son of Landis," he finished softly.

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  • You're more of a son to me than my own!

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  • Name it, my son!

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  • Taran is more of a son than you've ever been.

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  • A father could go only so far with things like that until the son would cease to listen.

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  • Next time my son visits, I would like to see you also.

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  • If Senor Medina had determined on his own that there was something amiss between his son and his wife, it would have to have been because Alex was treating her so well.

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  • The idea that Alondra might have a son might never have occurred to him.

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  • Son, your mother is nearly gone.

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  • Their armies thought they were mother and son, and she stopped denying Xander was anything else.

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  • Xander had long ago become her son.

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  • Her adopted son was no longer needed in her world.

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  • Power without mercy is dangerous, son.

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  • I didn't give you power, son.

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  • You son of a bitch!

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  • Long ago, they were handed down from fathers to the eldest son of a House.

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  • Before it's passed to the eldest son, it goes to the wife an immortal chooses.

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  • was the son of Bohemund V.

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  • PALAEOLOGUS, was the son of Andronicus II.

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  • The duke of Dorset's reappointment to the lord-lieutenancy in 1751, with his son Lord George Sackville as secretary of state for Ireland, strengthened the primate's position and enabled him to triumph over the popular party on the constitutional question as to the right of the Irish House of Commons to dispose of surplus Irish revenue, which the government maintained was the property of the Crown.

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  • He entered the Congregation of the Christian Doctrine, and became tutor to the son of a Paris banker.

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  • NEREUS, in Greek mythology, the eldest son of Pontus and Gaea, and father of the fifty Nereids.

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  • Weissenfels is a place of considerable antiquity, and from 1656 till 1746 it was the capital of the small duchy of Saxe-Weissenfels, a branch of the electoral house of Saxony, founded by Augustus, second son of the elector John George I.

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  • MARSYAS, in Greek mythology, a Phrygian god or Silenus, son of Hyagnis.

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  • Rudolph was unable to secure the succession to the German throne for his son, and on his death in 1291, the princes, fearing Albert's power, chose Adolph of Nassau as king.

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  • to recognize his election led him to change his policy, and, in 1299, a treaty was made between Albert and Philip IV., king of France, by which Rudolph, the son of the German king, was to marry Blanche, a daughter of the French king.

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  • His attack on Thuringia ended in his defeat at Lucka in 1307, and, in the same year, the death of his son Rudolph weakened his position in eastern Europe.

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  • His father, also named Rainer, the seventh son of the Emperor Leopold II.

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  • He travelled into Spain and France, and finally returned to Padua, and at Sacco on the 30th of October 1576 his youngest son, Enrico Caterino, was born.

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  • About 1583 Antonio took this son to France, where he became a page in the service of Catherine de' Medici, wife of King Henry II.

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  • At his death in 633 the kingdom was again divided, Deira falling to his nephew Osric, while Bernicia was occupied by Eanfrith son of ZEthelfrith.

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  • After Oswald's defeat and death at the hands of Penda in 642 Bernicia fell to his brother Oswio, while Oswine son of Osric became king in Deira, though probably subject to Oswio.

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  • Oswine's death was compassed by Oswio in 651, and the throne of Deira was then obtained by 1-Ethelwald son of Oswald.

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  • But Oswio and his son Ecgfrith greatly extended their territories towards the north and north-west, making themselves masters of the kingdoms of Strathclyde and Dalriada, as well as of a large part of the Pictish kingdom.

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  • The Picts and Britons now recovered their independence; for Aldfrith, apparently an illegitimate son of Oswio, who succeeded, made no attempt to reconquer them.

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  • He was succeeded in 705 by his son Osred, and under him and his successors Northumbria began rapidly to decline through the vices of its kings and the extravagance of their donations.

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  • In 758 Eadberht resigned the kingdom to his son Oswulf, and became a monk.

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  • The successor of Alchred was !Ethelred son of Moll !Ethelwald.

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  • Eanred, son of Eardwulf, probably came to the throne in 809 and reigned until 841.

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  • Eanred was succeeded by his son !Ethelred, who was slain in 850, when Osberht came to the throne and reigned until 863.

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  • Aldred, the son of Eadulf, who now ruled north of the Tyne, appealed to Constantine II., king of the Scots, for help, but the Scottish and Northumbrian armies were defeated at Corbridge.

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  • He died in 934, leaving a son Anlaf (Olafr), Godfredsson or Godfreyson.

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  • In 937 a great fleet and army were brought together by Constantine and Anlaf, the son of Sihtric, another Norwegian chieftain who had allied himself with the Scots, helped by Anlaf Godfreyson from Ireland.

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  • Anlaf the son of Sihtric again came to England in 940 just after the death of lEthelstan.

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  • Eric was killed by Maccus, the son of Anlaf, while Anlaf himself withdrew to Ireland, where he died in 980.

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  • Siward held the earldom till his death in 1055, when it was given to Tostig, son of earl Godwine, and after his banishment to Morkere, son of iElfgar, earl of Mercia.

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  • He was the third and youngest son of Thomas Chicheley, who appears in 1368 in still extant town records of Higham Ferrers as a suitor in the mayor's court, and in 1381-1382, and again in 1384-1385, was mayor: in fact, for a dozen years he and Henry Barton, school master of Higham Ferrers grammar school, and one Richard Brabazon, filled the mayoralty in turns.

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  • His early years were spent in the performance of such labour as fell to the lot of every farmer's son in the new states, and in the acquisition of such education as could be had in the district schools held for a few weeks each winter.

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  • EVAGORAS, son of Nicocles, king of Salamis in Cyprus 410374 B.C. He claimed descent from Teucer, half-brother of Ajax, son of Telamon, and his family had long been rulers of Salamis until supplanted by a Phoenician exile.

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  • By the eponymous nymph Aricia, Virbius had a son of the same name, who fought on the side of the Rutulian Turnus against Aeneas.

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  • He paid frequent visits to the court of his godfather the emperor Frederick II., and his loyalty to Frederick and to his son Conrad IV.

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  • Ottakar was then invested with Bohemia by Rudolph, and his son Wenceslaus was betrothed to a daughter of the German king, who made a triumphal entry into Vienna.

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  • In 1291 he attempted to secure the election of his son Albert as German king; but the princes refused on the pretext of their inability to support two kings, but perhaps because they feared the increasing power of the Habsburgs.

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  • Dupin de Francueil, a farmer-general of the revenue, who married the widow of Count Horn, a natural son of Louis XV., she in her turn being the natural daughter of Maurice de Saxe, the most famous of the many illegitimate children of Augustus the Strong, by the lovely countess of Konigsmarck.

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  • In her son's lifetime she had, for his sake, condoned the mesalliance, but it was impossible for the stately chatelaine and her low-born daughterin-law to live in peace under the same roof.

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  • Casimir Dudevant, whom she married on the 11th of December 1822, was the natural son of a Baron Dudevant.

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  • Her husband, though he afterwards deteriorated, seems at that time to have been neither better nor worse than the Berrichon squires around him, and the first years of her married life, during which her son Maurice and her daughter Solange were born, except for lovers' quarrels, were passed in peace and quietness, though signs were not wanting of the coming storm.

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  • MARCELLIN PIERRE EUGENE BERTHELOT (1827-1907), French chemist and politician, was born at Paris on the 29th of October 1827, being the son of a doctor.

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  • He was the son of a general officer in the Sardinian army who was killed at the battle of Mondovi in 1796.

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  • He was the son of Pheidias, an astronomer, and was on intimate terms with, if not related to, Hiero, king of Syracuse, and Gelo his son.

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  • The duchy afterwards changed hands several times, one of its holders being Charles of Valois, natural son of Charles IX.

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  • Her father, having been warned by an oracle that she would bear a son by whom he would be slain, confined Danae in a brazen tower.

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  • According to another story, her son Perseus, on his return with the head of Medusa, finding his mother persecuted by Polydectes, turned him into stone, and took Danae back with him to Argos.

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  • The breach between the queen's party and Albany's had widened, and the queen's advisers had begun an intrigue with England, to the end that the royal widow and her young son should be removed to Henry's court.

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  • ALEXIUS PETROVICH (1690-1718), Russian tsarevich, the sole surviving son of Peter I.

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  • Painful relations between father and son, quite apart from the personal antipathies already existing, were therefore inevitable.

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  • Evidently Peter was determined to tear his son away from a life of indolent ease.

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  • On his return to the capital Peter, in order to see what progress his son had made in mechanics and mathematics, asked him to draw something of a technical nature for his inspection.

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  • On the 22nd of October 1715 Alexius' consort, the princess Charlotte, died, after giving birth to a son, the grand-duke Peter, afterwards Peter II.

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  • That the emperor sincerely sympathized with Alexius, and suspected Peter of harbouring murderous designs against his son, is plain from his confidential letter to George I.

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  • This difficult task was accomplished by Count Peter Tolstoi, the most subtle and unscrupulous of Peter's servants; but terrorized though he was, Alexius would only consent to return on his father solemnly swearing, "before God and His judgment seat," that if he came back he should not be punished in the least, but cherished as a son and allowed to live quietly on his estates and marry Afrosina.

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  • In the eyes of Peter, his son was now a self-convicted and most dangerous traitor, whose life was forfeit.

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  • From Peter's point of view the question was, did the enormity of the tsarevich's crime absolve the tsar from the oath which he had taken to spare the life of this prodigal son?

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  • Abominable, unnatural as Peter's conduct to his unhappy and innocent son undoubtedly was, there is no reason to suppose that he ever regretted it.

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  • William's Son, (HENRY) BROCKHOLST LIVINGSTON (1757-1823), was an officer in the American War of Independence, and was an able lawyer and judge.

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  • Now it happened that Androgeus, son of Minos, had been killed by the Athenians, who were jealous of the victories he had won at the Panathenaic festival.

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  • To avenge the death of his son, Minos demanded that seven Athenian youths and seven maidens should be sent every ninth year to be devoured by the Minotaur.

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  • His novels, for the most part published first in London, reflect his wild adventurous life, the best known being The Son of the Wolf (1900); The Call of the Wild (1903); Moon Face (1906); Martin Eden (1909); South Sea Tales (1912), and his last, The Little Lady of the Big House (1916).

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  • LUIS MANUEL FERNANDEZ DE PORTOCARRERO (1635-1709), cardinal archbishop of Toledo, was a younger son of the marquis of Almenara and was born on the 8th of January 163 5.

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  • LOUIS PHILIPPE JOSEPH ORLEANS, DUKE OF (1747-1793), called Philippe Egalite, son of Louis Philippe, duke of Orleans, and of Louise Henriette of Bourbon-Conti, was born at St Cloud on the 13th of April 1747.

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  • In 1814-1815, before the decrees of the Vienna Congress were known, an extraordinary attempt was made by Philippe d'Auvergne of the British navy, the cousin and adopted son of the last duke, to revive the ancient duchy of Bouillon.

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  • The other child, a son, was sent to England, and also died shortly before his father's return.

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  • His son Samuel (1539-1599) was professor of jurisprudence at Basel.

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  • Their mother, loving the latter most, avenged his death by murdering her son, and the people, horrified at her act, revolted and murdered both her and King Gorboduc. This legend was the subject of the earliest regular English tragedy which in 1561 was played before Queen Elizabeth in the Inner Temple hall.

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  • to Gilbert de Gaunt, whose son and heir Walter founded the priory and endowed it with the manor of Bridlington and other lands.

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  • SIR FRANCIS PALGRAVE (1788-1861), English historian, was the son of Meyer Cohen, a Jewish stockbroker, and was born in London in July 1788.

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  • But in French story Helyas is not the son of Parzival, but of the king and queen of Lillefort, and the story of his birth, of himself, his five brothers and one sister is, with variations, that of "the seven swans" persecuted by the wicked grandmother, which figures in the pages of Grimm and Hans Andersen.

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  • He was the son of a raja of Thanesar, who gained prominence by successful wars against the Huns, and came to the throne in A.D.

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  • His son, Arnulf I., called the Bad, drove back the Hungarians, and was elected duke of Bavaria in 913.

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  • Arnulf's younger son, Arnulf II., continued the struggle against Otto I., and sometime before his death in 954 was made count palatine in Bavaria.

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  • Otto died at Pfullendorf in 1183, and was succeeded in the duchy by his son, Louis I.

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  • (1174-1231), but the dignity of count palatine in Bavaria passed to his brother Otto, whose son Otto, succeeding in 1189, murdered the German king Philip at Bamberg on the 21st of June 1208.

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  • His lands passed to his son Louis, then only nine years old, who began his rule in 1192.

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  • Louis appears to have been previously promised this succession, and to strengthen his claim married his son, Otto, to Agnes, the sister of Henry, the count palatine, who died without heirs in 1214.

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  • Louis' son, Otto the Illustrious (1206-1253), undertook the government of the Palatinate in 1228, and became duke of Bavaria in 1231.

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  • He was attached to the Hohenstaufen by the marriage of his daughter, Elizabeth, with Conrad, son of Frederick II.

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  • In 1241 Adelasia, heiress of Gallura and Logudoro, was married as her third husband to Enzio, the natural son of Frederick II., who received the title of king of Sardinia from his father, but fell into the hands of the Bolognese in 1249, and 3 Three inscriptions of the middle of this century, set up by the iipXcov Zap8'vias with the title protospatarius, are illustrated by A.

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  • SPENCER PERCEVAL (1762-1812), prime minister of England from 1809 to 1812, second son of John, 2nd earl of Egmont, was born in Audley Square, London, on the 1st of November 1762.

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  • 1898), home secretary, and their son Sir Spencer Walpole, the well-known historian, published an excellent biography of Perceval in 1874.

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  • ANTHONY ASHLEY COOPER SHAFTESBURY, 1ST EARL OF (1621-1683), son of Sir John Cooper of Rockbourne in Hampshire, and of Anne, the only child of Sir Anthony Ashley, Bart., and was born at Wimborne St Giles, Dorset, on the 22nd of July 1621.

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  • In 1651 a son was born to him, who died in childhood, and on the 16th of January 1652, another son, named after himself, who was his heir.

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  • His action led to an altercation with Ossory, the son of Ormonde, in which Ossory used language for which he was compelled to apologize.

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  • His support to the Lord Roos Act, ascribed generally to his desire to ingratiate himself with Charles, was no doubt due in part to the fact that his son had married Lord Roos's sister.

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  • ABRAHAM TUCKER (1705-1774), English moralist, was born in London, of a Somerset family, on the 2nd of September 1705, son of a wealthy city merchant.

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  • The son and successor of Anaxidamus.

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  • The son of Zeuxidamus, reigned 476-427 B.C. (but see Leotychides).

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  • He died probably in 427, certainly before the summer of 426, when we find his son Agis on the throne.

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  • The son and successor of Agesilaus II., reigned 360-338 B.C. During his father's later years he proved himself a brave and capable officer.

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  • The son of Eudamidas I., grandson of Archidamus III.

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  • The son of Eudamidas II., grandson of Archidamus IV., brother of Agis IV.

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  • GEORGE OF PODEBRAD (1420-1471), king of Bohemia, was the son of Victoria of Kunstat and Podebrad, a Bohemian nobleman, who was one of the leaders of the "Orphans" or modern Taborites during the Hussite wars.

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  • (1272-1337), king of Sicily, third son of King Peter of Aragon and Sicily, and of Constance, daughter of Manfred.

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  • Peter died in 1285, leaving Aragon to his eldest son Alphonso, and Sicily to his second son James.

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  • Although the second Frederick of Sicily, he called himself third, being the third son of King Peter.

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  • An Angevin fleet and army, under Robert's son Charles, was defeated at Palermo by Giovanni da Chiaramonte in 1325, and in 1326 and 1327 there were further Angevin raids on the island, until the descent into Italy of the emperor Louis the Bavarian distracted their attention.

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  • In 1337 Frederick died at Paternione, and in spite of the peace of Caltabellotta his son Peter succeeded.

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  • was killed on the 9th of September 1513, having by his will appointed Margaret sole guardian of her infant son, now King James V.

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  • The queen-mother had at this time fallen in love with Henry Stewart, second son of Lord Avondale, whom she married immediately after obtaining her divorce from Angus in 1527.

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  • MAXIMILIAN I (1459-1519), Roman emperor, son of the emperor Frederick III.

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  • He claimed to be recognized as guardian of his young son Philip and as regent of the Netherlands, but some of the states refused to agree to his demands and disorder was general.

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  • On his return to Germany he made peace with France at Frankfort in July 1489, and in October several of the states of the Netherlands recognized him as their ruler and as guardian of his son.

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  • in the peninsula, he signed the league of Venice in March 1495, and about the same time arranged a marriage between his son Philip and Joanna, daughter of Ferdinand and Isabella, king and queen of Castile and Aragon.

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  • It is at this period that Ranke believes Maximilian to have entertained the idea of a universal monarchy; but whatever hopes he may have had were shattered by the death of his son Philip and the rupture of the treaty of Blois.

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  • TYPHON (TYPHAON, TYPHOEUS), in Greek mythology, youngest son of Gaea and Tartarus.

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  • THOMAS HOOD (1799-1845), British humorist and poet, the son of Thomas Hood, bookseller, was born in London on the 23rd of May 1799.

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  • (1792-1849), king of the Netherlands, son of William I., was born at the Hague on the 6th of December 1792.

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  • He was, according to his enemies, the son of an apothecary, his father being in fact a doctor of medicine of respectable family, who kept a small drug store as part of the necessary outfit of a country practitioner.

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  • He had three children, a son who afterwards succeeded to his father in the parlement, a daughter who married a M.

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  • Barbier, Rene Descartes, sa famille, son lieu de naissance, &c. (1901); Richard Lowndes, Rene Descartes, his Life and Meditations (London, 1878); J.

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  • Amalric died in 1205, just after his son and just before his wife.

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  • The kingdom of Cyprus passed to Hugh, his son by an earlier marriage, while that of Jerusalem passed to Maria, the daughter of Isabella by her previous marriage with Conrad of Montferrat.

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  • EREBUS, in Greek mythology, son (according to Hesiod, Theog.

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  • IVAN IV., called "the Terrible" (1530-1584), tsar of Muscovy, was the son of Vasily [[[Basil]]] III.

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  • As early as 1553 he had ceased to trust Sylvester and Adashev, owing to their extraordinary backwardness in supporting the claims of his infant son to the throne while he himself lay at the point of death.

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  • The death of his deeply beloved consort Anastasia and his son Demetrius, and the desertion of his one bosom friend Prince Kurbsky, about the same time, seem to have infuriated Ivan against God and man.

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  • In November 1580 Ivan in a fit of ungovernable fury at some contradiction or reproach, struck his eldest surviving son Ivan, a prince of rare promise, whom he passionately loved, a blow which proved fatal.

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  • PERICLES (49 0 -4 2 9 B.C.), Athenian statesman, was born about 490 B.C., the son of Xanthippus and Agariste.

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  • (Giovanni Battista Cibo), pope from the 29th of August 1484 to the 25th of July 1492, successor of Sixtus IV., was born at Genoa (1432), the son of Arano Cibo, who under Calixtus III.

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  • Thus he gave to his undeserving son Franceschetto several towns near Rome and married him to the daughter of Lorenzo de' Medici.

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  • Accrington (Akerenton, Alkerington, Akerington) was granted by Henry de Lacy to Hugh son of Leofwine in Henry II.'s reign, but came again into the hands of the Lacys, and was given by them about 1200 to the monks of Kirkstall, who converted it into a grange.

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  • recommended a moderate indulgence to his son, Prince Henry, and Charles I.

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  • the Eternity of the Son - is passed over as beyond the range of his method.

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  • OSWIO (c. 612-670), king of Northumbria, son of .Æthelfrith and brother of Oswald, whom he succeeded in Bernicia in 642 after the battle of Maserfeld, was the seventh of the great English kings enumerated by Bede.

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  • of Penda, king of Mercia, while another daughter, Osthryth, became the wife of Æthelred, third son of the same king.

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  • About this time he is thought by many to have obtained some footing in the kingdom of the Picts in succession to their king Talorcan, the son of his brother Eanfrid.

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  • In 660 he married his son Ecgfrith to ZEthelthryth, daughter of the East Anglian king Anna.

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  • Oswio died in 670 and was succeeded by his son Ecgfrith.

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  • son of Ardashir I., formerly important, but now relatively insignificant; Samarra, also called Samira, the capital of the caliphate from A.D.

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  • 1312), son of Sancho El Bravo, and his wife Maria de Molina, is a figure of small note in Spanish history.

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  • He was the son of Eurypon and fourth in descent from Procles.

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  • The newly born son of Philip by Cleopatra, and Alexander's cousin Amyntas, were put to death, and Alexander took up the interrupted work of his father.

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  • Macedonians, and at Prophthasia the commander of the Macedonian cavalry Philotas, the son of Parmenio, and certain others were arraigned before the army on the charge of conspiring against the king's life.

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  • June 13) Alexander died.3 His son by Roxana, the so-called

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  • As the story was reproduced, variations were freely introduced according to the bent of different times and peoples; in the Persian version Alexander (Iskander) became a son of Darius; among the Mahommedans he turned into a prophet, hot against idols; the pen of Christian monks made him an ascetic saint.

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  • Auxiliary sources for the medieval romance-writers were: - the opuscule (4th century) known as Alexandri magni iter ad Paradisum, a fable of Eastern origin directed against ambition; the Itinerarium Alexandri (340), based partly on Julius Valerius and dedicated to Constans, son of the emperor Constantine; the letter of Alexander to Aristotle (Epist.

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  • Jean le Nevelon relates how Alior, the son of Alexander and Candace, avenged his father's death on Antipater and others.

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  • The best modern work on the subject is by the comtesse Catherine de Flavigny, entitled Sainte Brigitte de Suede, sa vie, ses revelations et son oeuvre (Paris, 1892), which contains an exhaustive bibliogr,aphy.

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  • stands an obelisk commemorating the battle fought here on the 25th of April 1707, in which the French under the duke of Berwick, a natural son of James II.

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  • Guy and Sibylla were married in 1180; and Guy thus became heir presumptive of the kingdom, if the young Baldwin V., Sibylla's son by her first marriage to William of Montferrat, should die without issue.

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  • Having circulated a prophecy that the son of Apollo was to be born again, he contrived that there should be found in the foundations of the temple to Aesculapius, then in course of construction at Abonouteichos, an egg in which a small live snake had been placed.

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  • Ezechiel), son of Buzi, one of the most vigorous and impressive of the older Israelite thinkers.

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  • It is remarkable for its fine tower and chime of bells, and contains the splendid allegorical monument of William the Silent, executed by Hendrik de Keyser and his son Pieter about 1621, and the tomb of Hugo Grotius, born in Delft in 1583, whose statue, erected in 1886, stands in the market-place outside the church.

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  • In the town hall (1618) are some corporation pictures, portraits of the counts of Orange and Nassau, including several by Michiel van Mierevelt (1567-1641), one of the earliest Dutch portrait painters, and with his son Pieter (1595-1623), a native of Delft.

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  • In 1868 the reigning chief, Bib Doda, died, and his son and successor Prenk was detained as a hostage by the Turks.

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  • Shishman's son Samuel (976-1014) captured Durazzo; he extended his sway over a great part of the Balkan Peninsula, but was eventually defeated in 1014 by the emperor Basil II., who put out the eyes of 1.5,000 Bulgarian prisoners.

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  • In 1081 the Normans under Robert Guiscard possessed themselves of Durazzo; Guiscard's son Bohemund defeated the Greeks in several battles and again (i 107) laid siege to Durazzo, which had been surrendered to them by treachery; failing to take the city, he retired to Italy in 1109.

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  • Her elder son resigned his title and estates, and became a Jesuit under the name of the Abbe d'Orleans, while the younger, after leading a debauched life, was killed leading the attack in the passage of the Rhine in 1673.

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  • 26 1829, the youngest son of the 4th Earl of Aberdeen.

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  • He was succeeded by his son, George Arthur Maurice Hamilton-Gordon, born Jan.

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  • After 1390 - but whilst he was still a young man - he made the acquaintance of Geoffrey Chaucer, with whose son Thomas he was on terms of considerable intimacy.

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  • His eldest son Alexander, who succeeded him in 1 454, was provost of Edinburgh in 1 455, 1 457 and 1469; he was knighted and held various important court offices under successive monarchs; at the time of his death in 1473 he was master of the household to James III.

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  • His son, John Napier of Rusky, the third of Merchiston, belonged to the royal household in the lifetime of his father.

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  • His eldest son, Archibald Napier of Edinbellie, the fourth of Merchiston, belonged to the household of James IV.

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  • He fought at Flodden and escaped with his life, but his eldest son Alexander, (fifth of Merchiston) was killed.

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  • Alexander's eldest son (Alexander, sixth of Merchiston) was born in 1513, and fell at the battle of Pinkie in 1547.

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  • His eldest son was Archibald, seventh of Merchiston, and the father of John Napier, the subject of this article.

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  • About the end of the year 1579 his wife died, leaving him one son, Archibald (who in 1627 was raised to the peerage by the title of Lord Napier), and one daughter, Jane.

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  • The legend with regard to the origin of the name Napier was given by Sir Alexander Napier, eldest son of John Napier, in 1625, in these words: "One of the ancient earls of Lennox in Scotland had issue three sons: the eldest, that succeeded him to the earldom of Lennox; the second, whose name was Donald; and the third, named Gilchrist.

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  • The then king of Scotland having wars, did convocate his lieges to battle, amongst whom that was commanded was the earl of Lennox, who, keeping his eldest son at home, sent his two sons to serve for him with the forces that were under his command...

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  • The former translated the work into English, but he died in 1615, and the translation was published by his son Samuel Wright in 1616.

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  • Though written before the Descriptio it had not been prepared for press at the time of his death, but was published by his son Robert in 1619 under the title Mirifici Logarithmorum Canonis Constructio.

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  • After Napier's death his manuscripts and notes came into the possession of his second son by his second marriage, Robert, who edited the Constructio; and Colonel Milliken Napier, Robert's lineal male representative, was still in the possession of many of these private papers at the close of the 18th century.

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  • Fortunately, however, Robert Napier had transcribed his father's manuscript De Arte Logistica, and the copy escaped the fate of the originals in the manner explained in the following note, written in the volume containing them by Francis, seventh Lord Napier: "John Napier of Merchiston, inventor of the logarithms, left his manuscripts to his son Robert, who appears to have caused the following pages to have been written out fair from his father's notes, for Mr Briggs, professor of geometry at Oxford.

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  • Among the Merchiston papers is a thin quarto volume in Robert Napier's writing containing a digest of the principles of alchemy; it is addressed to his son, and on the first leaf there are directions that it is to remain in his charter-chest and be kept secret except from a few.

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  • Her son took charge of the school in 1838.

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  • (Alexander Farnese) invested his son Pierluigi with the duchies of Parma and Piacenza.

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  • Ferdinand, Philip's son, who succeeded under Dutillot's regency in 1765, saw his states occupied by the revolutionary forces of France in 1796, and had to purchase his lifeinterest with 6,000,000 lire and 25 of the best paintings in Parma.

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  • On his death in 1802 the duchies were incorporated with the French republic and his son Louis became "king of Etruria."

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  • (son of Louis of Etruria and Marie Louise, daughter of Charles IV., king of Spain).

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  • in 1854, his widow, Marie Louise (daughter of Ferdinand, prince of Artois and duke of Berry), became regent for her son Robert.

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  • CHARLES LUCAS (1713-1771), Irish physician and politician, was the son of a country gentleman of small means in Co.

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  • His father's name was Mendel, and he was later on surnamed Mendelssohn (= son of Mendel).

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  • - An edition of Mendelssohn's works was published in 1843-1845, with a biography by his son Joseph; another edition of his Schriften zur Philosophie, Aesthetik and eA pologetik, appeared (ed.

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  • THIETMAR (DIETMAR or Dithmar) of Merseburg (975 1018), German chronicler, was a son of Siegfried, count of Walbeck, and was related to the family of the emperor Otto the Great.

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  • Alexander Robert Maule Ramsay, third son of the 13th Earl of Dalhousie.

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  • 641), was the son of Heraclius and Martina.

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  • He was a younger son of David Murray, 5th Viscount Stormont (c. 1665-1731), the dignity having been granted in 1621 by James I.

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  • Lord Stormont's family was Jacobite in its politics, and his second son James (c. 1690-1728), being apparently mixed up in some of the plots of the time, joined the court of the exiled Stuarts and in 1721 was created earl of Dunbar by James Edward, the Old Pretender.

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  • DINARCHUS, last of the "ten" Attic orators, son of Sostratus (or, according to Suidas, Socrates), born at Corinth about 361 B.C. He settled at Athens early in life, and when not more than twenty-five was already active as a writer of speeches for the law courts.

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  • DANIEL CHESTER FRENCH (1850-), American sculptor, was born at Exeter, New Hampshire, on the 20th of April 1850, the son of Henry Flagg French, a lawyer, who for a time was assistant-secretary of the United States treasury.

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