How to use Troubled in a sentence

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  • You just seem to be troubled, lately.

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  • We are all troubled about Helen.

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  • His troubled gaze met hers.

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  • He glanced around the room and his troubled gaze halted on her.

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  • It was embarrassing to think she had let it go on this long without realizing he was troubled by it.

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  • I'm good friends with a very troubled man.

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  • Her troubled gaze followed her trail back up the hill and she gasped.

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  • Finally his troubled gaze lifted to her face.

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  • With nothing but her troubled thoughts, the cold rain, and a lonely room in the bed and breakfast down the road, she didn't feel like leaving just yet.

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  • It was plain that what troubled him most was that he had grieved me.

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  • He had seemed amused by her modesty in the past, and yet it had obviously troubled him.

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  • It shouldn't be any surprise, since that was what suffered when he had been troubled in the past.

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  • Anything that troubled Pete gave her reason to worry.

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  • In Howie's troubled mind did he believe himself the coward?

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  • His eyes were wiser, his face firmer with few signs of the troubled youth she remembered.

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  • After counting to ten and taking two deep breaths, she lifted her head and met his troubled gaze.

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  • She went through these motions several times, mimicking every movement, then she stood very still for a moment with a troubled look on her face, which suddenly cleared, and she spelled, "Good Helen," and wreathed her face in a very large, artificial smile.

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  • But she could not pacify herself with these reflections; a feeling akin to remorse troubled her when she thought of her visit.

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  • The entire facade troubled Adrienne.

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  • He avoided her troubled gaze.

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  • His regard was troubled.

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  • When not with us, he was on his own, with no companion but his troubled mind.

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  • A troubled look crossed her features.

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  • Troubled, she toyed with the necklace around her throat.

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  • As she crept up the stairs of the wine cellar to the kitchen, she couldn't help feeling troubled at leaving the man in the basement.

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  • Yully slept fitfully and awoke before dawn, unable to rest with her troubled thoughts.

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  • Deidre was quiet, troubled.

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  • Deidre was watching him, her gaze troubled.

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  • His gaze lingered on human-Deidre, and he was troubled by the memories of the time they spent together.

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  • Gabriel said nothing, troubled by the idea of either girl being unable to help herself.

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  • He put his hands on her shoulders and his troubled gaze met hers.

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  • He retreated to his cell and sat against the wall again, troubled by a familiar feeling of helplessness.

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  • Let us consider for a moment what most of the trouble and anxiety which I have referred to is about, and how much it is necessary that we be troubled, or at least careful.

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  • She hesitated as his troubled gaze ran over her face.

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  • It wasn't jealousy that troubled him.

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  • They watched her with matching troubled expressions, asking the same questions and getting the same answer.

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  • Come to think of it, maybe that thought troubled him as well.

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  • If Yancey had noticed her earlier or was troubled by it, he gave no indication.

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  • His arms were folded across his chest and his rugged features were drawn into a troubled frown.

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  • He pushed the hat back on his head and gazed up at her with troubled eyes.

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  • It's what happened next that's got me troubled.

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  • She chewed her lower lip, warm eyes troubled.

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  • She sat up and gazed at him, chewing her lip in a way he knew to be an indication that she was troubled.

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  • Deidre left, troubled, as she returned to her room.

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  • Martha eventually slipped into a troubled sleep when Cynthia, with Dean by his side, again convinced the child they believed her, and promised to see the young girl's discovery reach daylight.

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

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  • He was glad Kiki brought him and just as troubled by his brother's doubt.

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  • The woman's gaze dropped to her neck, and Katie caught the troubled look in her eyes before she hid it.

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  • She frowned, troubled by her thoughts.

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  • She dropped her arm and gazed up at him, troubled and lightheaded.

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  • Troubled, she dozed, waking when she heard the knock at her door.

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  • That he was troubled was no secret, though Rhyn didn.t understand why, aside from being a slave to Death.

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  • Her pace slowed as she thought until she was walking, troubled.

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  • He heard the troubled note in D'Ryn's voice but ignored it.

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  • She didn't have much time alone to mull their conversation or her troubled thoughts.

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  • Kiera watched him, troubled by their morning interaction.

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  • Pensive and troubled, she dressed for a difficult day.

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  • Cynthia glanced at her husband, a troubled look on her face as if to express her continued concern over the departing woman.

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  • Though Dean wished to remain at hand's-length from her troubled life he quickly sensed from her disjointed description Cynthia had been correct when she assessed that the woman carried serious emotional pain.

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  • While he wanted to avoid further involvement in Edith Shipton's troubled world, he felt proud of his wife inherent sense of compassion toward anyone in trouble.

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  • Dean could see her troubled profile in the emerging moonlight.

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  • He too was troubled to distraction by Shipton's presence, enough to pass up such an obvious chance to pull Fred's leg.

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  • Cynthia was troubled with a headache and tried to catch an extra half-hour of sleep as Dean served breakfast to the early risers, Penny, Mick and two of the other climbers.

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  • He's a troubled kid and we know he has no love for his stepfather.

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  • Later, Dean heard the movement of the mortuary men coming for Edith—the hushed conversation and the bumping and thumping as the lifeless shell of this troubled woman was bagged and forever removed from Bird Song.

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  • Regardless of Weller's kind words, he realized deep down if he had been more understanding of the troubled woman, she might still be alive.

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  • Edith Shipton was a very troubled woman, from the first time she stepped into Bird Song.

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  • Annie was a very sad and troubled woman, Donnie.

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  • In truth, she had never kissed any man like that, and it troubled her that he might think she was easy.

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  • She closed the cabinet door, troubled.

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  • Though troubled, she felt somewhat relieved at not having to keep the secrets alone anymore.

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  • Lana went, troubled that someone had discovered her and endangered the lives of those in the town.

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  • The angel sounded troubled.

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  • A troubled look crossed the death-dealer's features.

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  • Rhyn heard the note of pain in the death-dealer's voice.  In a week's time, Gabe had gone from quietly confident to troubled to lost.  The death-dealer was struggling with himself, a feeling Rhyn knew well.

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  • That idea hadn't troubled her with Josh – possibly because she had never thought of them as a married couple?

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  • He squeezed her hand, his gaze troubled.

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  • His gaze was troubled as he spoke.

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  • She met his troubled gaze.

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  • His troubled gaze searched her face.

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  • His troubled gaze came back to her.

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  • His troubled gaze studied her as he sat down at the table.

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  • She stole a glance at his troubled features and then laughed.

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  • She wasn't troubled about anything — or was she?

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  • He leaned against the counter and gazed down at her with a troubled expression.

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  • His mother died and his father doesn't want to be troubled with a handicapped child.

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  • Still, the idea troubled her.

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  • Jule's troubled gaze was on the apple trees they passed beneath.

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  • A troubled look crossed Jonny's face.

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  • They're still on the inside, he mused, troubled by his smooth skin.

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  • Jenn's troubled gaze flickered up to him again.

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  • Yully stared into space, troubled, while Bianca stacked more cookies on the plate before Darian, unstacked them, then restacked.

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  • Jonny gazed at her for a long moment, more troubled than ever.

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  • She was tense again, her air troubled.

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  • He said nothing, but she sensed his troubled air.

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  • He said he had different interests than Gerald, and yet … She met his troubled gaze.

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  • Alex continued to be troubled by something.

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  • Alex had done nothing to indicate he was unhappy with things the way they were now – and yet, he was definitely troubled about something.

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  • For a moment the idea that the guests had to saddle their own horses troubled her, but on the other hand, maybe it was a good thing.

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  • Gerald nodded an acknowledgment to Alex and then his troubled gaze fell on Carmen.

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  • And yet, he had been troubled by something before all this happened.

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  • His troubled gaze lifted to her face.

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  • His troubled gaze came back to her face.

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  • Maybe she should have troubled him with it.

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  • He had been challenged in nearly every way, but the idea that he might not be the best lover troubled him the most.

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  • A tear escaped her eye and his troubled gaze followed it down her cheek.

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  • His troubled gaze rested on her face.

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  • Senor Medena watched Alondra with troubled eyes.

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  • Mrs. O'Hara regarded her daughter with troubled eyes.

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  • Ashley's face grew troubled.

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  • Jessi waited, uncertain why the troubled look on the crazy teen's face still got to her, even knowing what she did about him.

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  • Troubled, Xander didn't bother taking his snack to the table but wolfed it down over the sink, too troubled to care about the mess he made.

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  • A troubled look crossed Jenn's features.

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  • Jessi looked up at him, her clear eyes troubled.

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  • Her face was troubled again.

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  • She smiled at him, troubled yet gazing at him in a way that explained why she didn't just throw the necklace away.

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  • Jessi fingered the gem around her neck, troubled.

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  • He didn't want her scared or troubled or upset; he'd never know if she was hurt or needed his help.

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  • But in those troubled days their title was as good as any to be found in India.

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  • His face had a sinister, troubled expression; but an enigmatical smile played perpetually around his lips.

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  • The last years of his life were troubled by a new period of storm and stress which called for his highest powers of calculation and self-control.

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  • The last years of the reign were troubled by fresh difficulties with Hugh the Great and also by an irruption of the Hungarians into the south of France.

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  • Artabanus II., like all Parthian princes, was much troubled by the opposition of the grandees.

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  • For the first time doubts as to his spiritual state seemed to have troubled him.

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  • It sustained frequent sieges during the troubled history of the Israelite kingdom.

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  • A priest, saying mass at the church of Santa Catarina at Bologna, was troubled, after the consecration, with grave doubts as to the truth of the doctrine of transubstantiation.

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  • Aurelius was thenceforth indisputed master of the empire, during one of the most troubled periods of its history.

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  • In logic Antisthenes was troubled by the problem of the One and the Many.

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  • In neither case did the allegiance involve strict obedience to orders from the superior, and their loyalty was always in danger of being troubled by their love of independence and equality and their desire for loot.

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  • Thus Isaiah became in that troubled age the true founder of Messianic prophecy.

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  • Doubtless the secret fire of a consuming, but as yet ungratified, literary ambition also troubled his repose.

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  • During the greater part of the Mahommedan period Persia has been ruled by troubled and short-lived dynasties.

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  • Like the other two orders, the Teutonic Order began as a charitable society, developed into a military club, and ended as something of a chartered company, exercising rights of sovereignty on the troubled confines of Christendom.

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  • In this connexion we may note that the disturbances, mainly royalist but sometimes Jacobinical, in several districts of France enabled Bonaparte to propose the establishment in the troubled districts of special tribunals for the trial of all offences tending to disturb the general peace.

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  • Without being intolerant, the Turks were a rougher and ruder race than the Arabs of Egypt whom they displaced; while the wars between the Fatimites of Egypt and the Abbasids of Bagdad, whose cause was represented by the Seljuks, made Syria (one of the natural battle-grounds of history) into a troubled and unquiet region.

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  • During the troubled period which culminated in the taking of the Bastille on the 14th of July 1789, he came prominently forward in public affairs, and was one of the seven members of the permanent Committee of Public Safety which sat at the hotel de ville.

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  • Among the incidents of these troubled years was the arrival in Louisiana (after 1765) of some hundreds of French exiles from Acadia, who made their homes in the Attakapas country.

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  • He condemned and deposed Acacius, a proceeding which the latter regarded with contempt, but which involved a breach between the two sees that lasted after Acacius's death (489), through the long and troubled reign of Anastasius, and was only healed by Justin I.

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  • It is impossible to verify this charge, but during the troubled years that ensued, Ali pursued an elaborate policy of intrigue.

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  • The period of reading and writing was also a period of propaganda in which Lenin was not troubled by any scruples.

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  • The latter years of Murad's reign were troubled by the successful resistance offered to his arms in Albania by Scanderbeg.

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  • He gathered by degrees around him "a kind of feudal clan of servants and retainers," and he plunged, with more generous ardour than coolness of judgment, into the troubled politics of the country.

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  • So far the Hevea plantations in Ceylon and the East have not been seriously troubled by insect or fungoid pests, and those which have occurred have succumbed to proper treatment.

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  • His genius was one of generalization and abstraction; and the aspirations of the time towards unity and perfection received, by his serene labours, an embodiment denied to them in the troubled world of politics.

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  • It was during the period 1841-1849, when he had no legal duty, except the self-imposed one of occasionally hearing Scottish appeals in the House of Lords, that the unlucky dream of literary fame troubled Lord Campbell's leisure.'

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  • The next few years were troubled by a quarrel between the king and his eldest son.

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  • The direction of foreign affairs in the troubled period immediately preceding and during the second war with Great Britain thus devolved upon him.

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  • A troubled forty years (1038-1077) divides the age of St Stephen from the age of St Ladislaus.

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  • Against the advice of all his counsellors, and without the knowledge of the estates, Rakoczy, in 1657, plunged into the troubled sea of Polish politics, in the hope of winning the Polish throne, and not only failed miserably but overwhelmed Transylvania in his own ruin.

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  • On the side of Persia too, where the decisive battle of Shurur (1502) had raised to power Ismail, the first of the modern line of shahs, danger threatened the sultan, and the latter years of his reign were troubled by the spread, under the influence of the new Persian power, of the Shiite doctrine in Kurdistan and Asia Minor.

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  • But their rule was troubled by continual wars and insurrections; the support of the Beduin Arabs was imperfectly secured by pensions, which formed a heavy burden on the finances of the state; 1 and in later times the dynasty was weakened by family dissensions.

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  • The untiring old poet was steadily writing on, and by 1886 he had another collection of lyrics ready, Locksley Hall Sixty Years After, &c.; his eyes troubled him, but his memory and his intellectual curiosity were as vivid as ever.

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  • In March 1863, still troubled by his wound, he was assigned to the command of the south-west, and in May was ordered to take immediate command of all the Confederate forces in Mississippi, then threatened by Grant's movement on Vicksburg.

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  • In 370 Amyntas died, and the troubled reign of Philip's eldest brother, Alexander II., was cut short in 368 by his assassination.

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  • His latter years were troubled by conspiracies and dissensions on the part of the nobles and even of his own son, Philip, count of Bresse.

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  • The events preceding the peace of Utrecht, which he regarded as preparing the way for a base desertion of our allies, greatly troubled the last months of Shaftesbury's life.

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  • This episode, which bears the marks of popular heroic poetry, may well be the substance of a lost Carolingian cantilena.1 The legendary Charlemagne and his warriors were endowed with the great deeds of earlier kings and heroes of the Frankish kingdom, for the romancers were not troubled by considerations of chronology.

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  • His father, John of Gaunt, had died in the interval, and the king, troubled with a rebellion in Ireland, and sorely in want of money, had seized the duchy of Lancaster as forfeited property.

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  • She retained her influence for more than twenty years in the troubled period of the wars of religion.

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  • During this period Fichte's academic career had been troubled by various storms, the last so violent as to put a close to his professorate at Jena.

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  • In spite of the troubled times in which he lived, Frederick was a successful ruler, and introduced a regular system of public finance into his lands.

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  • His tenure of the bishopric was troubled not only by domestic bereavements but also by barbaric invasions of the country (in repelling which he proved himself a capable military organizer) and by conflicts with the prefect Andronicus, whom he excommunicated for interfering with the Church's right of asylum.

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  • In 1846 the affair of the "Spanish marriages" seriously troubled the relations between the United Kingdom and France.

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  • No feudal revolt of importance therefore troubled Roger.

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  • With Poland the relations of the Czechoslovak Republic were for a considerable time seriously troubled by the question of Teschen, both countries laying claim to that territory.

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  • The later years of Louis were troubled by risings on the part of his sons, the eldest of whom, Carloman, revolted in 861 and again two years later; an example that was followed by the second son Louis, who in a further rising was joined by his brother Charles.

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  • Profoundly troubled as Algeria was in the last years of the 19th century by the anti-Semitic agitation, which occasioned frequent changes of governors, it appears to-day to have turned aside from sterile political struggles to interest itself exclusively in the economic development of the country.

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  • In a fine Alfred Hitchcock movie called Notorious, the troubled character played by Ingrid Bergman gets very drunk at a party and asks Cary Grant to come for a drive.

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  • I also heard the whooping of the ice in the pond, my great bed-fellow in that part of Concord, as if it were restless in its bed and would fain turn over, were troubled with flatulency and had dreams; or I was waked by the cracking of the ground by the frost, as if some one had driven a team against my door, and in the morning would find a crack in the earth a quarter of a mile long and a third of an inch wide.

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  • Teens with a bad home life especially tend to be troubled, and often do not try and find help.

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  • Reasons for troubled teens are various and are different for each and every situation that a teen might have to face.

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  • Parents of troubled teens should seek help for them as quickly as possible.

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  • If you know a troubled teen, you should try and get them help as soon as possible, and if you are a teen yourself who knows that you need help, you should seek it out.

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  • There are many other military schools, boot camps and local treatment centers that have troubled teen programs available.

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  • Parents of a teen who is troubled might get frustrated and angry with him, and have good reason to, but keeping calm when talking to your teen is important.

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  • If punishment still does not help after several tries, then sending your teen to a summer camp for troubled teens might be a good idea.

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  • If you suspect something is wrong, it's important to get help for the troubled teen.

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  • Through counseling and professional help, camps for troubled teens, and special schools, even the worse problem can be handled.

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  • When conventional discipline isn't effective, a wilderness camp for troubled teens may just be what your teenager needs.

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  • By changing the environment, troubled teens can re-evaluate their decisions.

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  • If you're skeptical about the effectiveness of wilderness camps for troubled teens, researchers have found that therapy programs like wilderness camps are effective in improving mental health status.

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  • Searching the Internet is the easiest way to find a troubled teen wilderness camp.

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  • When you find wilderness camps for troubled teens, it's important to research them and ask as many questions as you can about how they intend to help your teen.

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  • Parents often turn to Christian schools for troubled teens as a means of help for their child's emotional and behavioral issues.

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  • However, parents should do their homework before enrolling their children in any school that specializes in dealing with troubled teens.

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  • The following Christian schools offer programs for troubled teens.

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  • Heartlight Ministries, located in Hallsville, TX , offer solutions for parents and their troubled teens.

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  • Troubled teens spend an average of nine to 12 months at the facility.

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  • The Agape Christian Boarding School is a non-profit Christian boarding school created to address the needs of troubled teenage boys.

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  • Depending upon the area in which you live, you may discover limitations in the number and type of Christian schools that are available for troubled teens in your area.

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  • Christian boarding schools may just be the answer to your troubled teen's problems.

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  • Seeking professional marriage advice can often save a troubled marriage.

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  • I play "K.C." who is a troubled teenager living in a group home.

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  • Every week, our charity, The Here's to Life Foundation, would bus in troubled kids from all over.

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  • Troubled R&B artist Bobby Brown cannot catch a break these days.

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  • Jake also gained attention for playing sweetly troubled characters, first in Donnie Darko and then in the Jennifer Aniston favorite, The Good Girl.

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  • In Brokeback Mountain, Jake Gyllenhaal took his penchant for playing sensitive, troubled souls to new levels.

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  • Though the troubled singer attempted rehab many times, he ultimately failed to clean up his act after the crack-cocaine conviction.

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  • Bree Olson - Former "Goddess" of Charlie Sheen's, Olson was arrested for drunk driving after leaving the troubled actor.

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  • Drew's family and friends believed that she had hit the proverbial "rock bottom" after slashing her wrists and, once again, placed the troubled teen back into rehab.

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  • In the past decade, Robert Downey Jr. has proven to Hollywood that his troubled "Brat Pack" past is far behind him.

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  • Nikki McKibbin - Another troubled American Idol alum is entering the world of televised rehab, but hasn't revealed her addiction.

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  • The troubled teen eventually returned to Houston where, just a short time later, she would get her first big break into the entertainment industry.

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  • At that time, they decided to give the troubled actress a six-week leave of absence from the show in order to attend rehab and get sober.

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  • No, this time, court has nothing to do with the once troubled pop star…only her money.

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  • The troubled period which followed the expulsion of Isabel II.

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  • His residence at Linz was troubled by the harsh conduct of the pastor Hitzler, in excluding him from the rites of his church on the ground of supposed Calvinistic leanings - a decision confirmed, with the addition of an insulting reprimand, on his appeal to Wurttemberg.

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  • In 1907, in northern Ireland, a farmer's house was troubled with flying stones (see Poltergeist).

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  • During the whole of his life Edred was troubled by ill-health, a fact which may help to explain some of the more passionate acts of violence attributed to him.

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  • It was pointed out by Great Britain that this ukase had been the subject of protest both by Great Britain and the United States, and that by treaties similar in their terms, made between Russia and each of the protesting powers, Russia had agreed that their subjects should not be troubled or molested in navigating or fishing in any part of the Pacific Ocean.

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  • Lord Sydenham died in 1841 before his work was completed, and he left Canada still in a troubled condition.

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  • When his father died in 78, he was by his mother forthwith appointed high priest, and on her death in 69 he claimed the succession to the supreme civil authority also; but, after a brief and troubled reign of three months, he was compelled to abdicate both kingly and priestly dignities in favour of his more energetic and ambitious younger brother Aristobulus II.

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  • In 1643, being upon business at a fair, and having accompanied some friends to the village public-house, he was troubled by a proposal to "drink healths," and withdrew in grief of spirit.

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  • It was at this troubled epoch that Chyang Chub Gyaltshan, better known as Phagmodu from the name of his native town, appeared on the scene.

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  • If he did, he was like the rest of his age; but he troubled himself very little, if at all, about it.

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  • Despite their troubled history and long subjection, the Belgic provinces still retained to an unusual degree their local liberties and privileges, and more especially the right of not being taxed, except by the express consent of the states.

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  • The succession of bishops in Cologne is traceable, except for a gap covering the troubled 5th century, from A.D.

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  • During this troubled period it retained some vestiges of its former trade, and the woollen manufacture was established here at an early date.

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  • The rule of Pippin the Short, both before and after his coronation as king, was troubled by constant risings on the part of his East Frankish or German subjects, but aided by his brother Carloman, who for a time administered this part of the Frankish kingdom, Pippin was generally able to deal with the rebels.

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  • Almost immediately he overcame the opposition of the dukes of Swabia and Bavaria; some time later, taking advantage of the troubled state of France, he accepted the homage of the duke of Lorraine, which for many centuries afterwards remained a part of the German kingdom.

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  • So long as the repressive machinery instituted by the Carlsbad Decrees worked smoothly, Germany was not likely to be troubled by revolutions.

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  • In addition to the political strife and anxiety due to this fundamental cleavage within the nation, Germany was troubled during the first decade of the 20th century by friction and jealousies arising out of the federal constitution Prussia of the Empire and the preponderant place in it of Prussia.

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  • The Thebais was much under the influence of the Ethiopian kingdom, and was separated politically in the troubled times of the XXIIIrd Dynasty, though the old division into Upper and Lower Egypt was resumed in the XXVIth Dynasty.

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  • There is no noticeable monument of the dozen troubled years of the end of the dynasty.

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  • Papyrus and many dated inscriptions fix the succession and length of reign of the eight kings very accurately; The troubled times that the kingdom had passed through taught the long-lived monarchs the precaution of associating a competent successor on the throne.

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  • The effectiveness of the new force was first tried in the suppression of a revolt of the Albanians in Cairo (1823) by six disciplined Sudanese regiments; after which Mehemet Ali was no more troubled with military emeutes.

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  • All kinds of questions were submitted to him, important and unimportant; and he is frequently censured for having troubled himself so much with mere details.

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  • Besides these three great foreign wars, Justinian's reign was troubled by a constant succession of border inroads, especially on the northern frontier, where the various Slavonic and Hunnish tribes who were established along the lower Danube and on the north coast of the Black Sea made frequent marauding expeditions into Thrace and Macedonia, sometimes penetrating as far as the walls of Constantinople in one direction and the Isthmus of Corinth in another.

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  • In the town of Buffalo he collected a disorderly rabble, who seized and fortified Navy Island, in the river between the two countries, and for some weeks troubled the Canadian frontier.

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  • As to civil matters, the country was troubled by riots against the Malt Tax, but the clans submitted to a very superficial disarmament; companies of highlanders were em- The high- toed to preserve order and check cattle-raiding; clans.

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  • The other half under Halfdan (Ragnar Lodbrog's son ?) had never troubled itself about Wessex, but had taken firm possession in Northumbria.

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  • The last two years of his life were troubled by illness and by controversies in which he found himself, under Manning's influence, compelled to adopt a policy less liberal than that which had been his in earlier years.

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  • The earlier years of his rule were troubled by a quarrel with the margrave of Brandenburg, who wished to annex Pomerania.

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  • Robert's concluding days were troubled by a rising on the part of these two sons, and after a short war, in which he was worsted, the king died at Melun on the 20th of July 1031.

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  • In 1688 the death of his elder brother, who had no son, put him in possession of the family estate, which in those troubled times can have been of small advantage to him.

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  • The earlier Ionian physicists, Thales, Anaximander and Anaximenes, in their attempts to trace the Multiplicity of things to a single material element, had been troubled by no misgivings about the possibility of knowledge.

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  • During the troubled period of intrigue and assassination that followed on the death of Aurangzeb, two Mahommedan foreigners rose to high position as courtiers and generals, and succeeded in transmitting their power to their sons.

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  • One of the largest and wealthiest landowners in Sicily, he managed his estates on liberal lines, and was never troubled by agrarian disturbances.

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  • In the troubled years that followed, Mehemet Ali, leader of a compact body of Albanian clansmen, was in the best position to draw advantage from the struggle for power between the Mamelukes and the representatives of the Porte.

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  • But Anne's happiness was soon troubled by quarrels with the king and queen.

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  • The end of his reign was troubled by internal dissensions, his - son Chram rising against him on several occasions.

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  • As the value of his processes became known, he began to be troubled with infringements of his patents, and in 1781 he took action in the courts to vindicate his rights.

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  • At the Hanoverian university he remained till his death, being much occupied with administrative work as pro-rector for a number of years, and for nearly the whole of his residence troubled by ill-health (phthisis).

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  • And for the briberies and gifts wherewith I am charged, when the book of hearts shall be opened, I hope I shall not be found to have the troubled fountain of a corrupt heart in a depraved habit of taking rewards to pervert justice, howsoever I may be frail, and partake of the abuse of the times."

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  • Kyrenia, a small port, has a castle built about the beginning of the 13th century, and notable, through the troubled history of the island, as never having been captured.

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  • But lords, ladies and burghers also crowded around his bed, and his colleague and his servant have severally transmitted to us the words in which his weakness daily strove with pain, rising on the day before his death into a solemn exultation - yet characteristically, not so much on his own account as for "the troubled Church of God."

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  • His reign was troubled.

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  • It sometimes answers very well in persons troubled with flatulence, since meat does not give rise to the same amount of gas in the intestines as carbohydrates.

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  • From this time forward Neville took a prominent part in the troubled politics of the period.

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  • The last years of his reign were troubled by internal?.

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  • It is entitled Memorials of the Troubled Years 1546 and 1547.

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  • The theological calmness of the West, amid the violent theological disputes which troubled the Eastern patriarchates, and the statesmanlike wisdom of Rome's greater bishops, combined to give a unique position to the pope, which councils in vain strove to shake, and which in time of difficulty the Eastern patriarchs were fain to acknowledge and make use of, however they might protest against it and the conclusions deduced from it.

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  • His regency was greatly troubled by the ambition of Olympias, mother of Alexander, and he was nominally superseded by Craterus.

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  • We are little troubled, of course, with heresies, and are not shocked by the outbreaks of theological zeal; but where thought as well as action does not reach beyond the limits of earth and time, we do not find man in his best estate.

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  • During the troubled times of 1848 and the following years he showed himself a strong conservative.

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  • With these instincts and maxims, and with his strength, granting it almost more than human, spent ever tunnelling in abstruse mines of knowledge, his moral experience is not likely to have been deeply troubled.

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  • If he were serious, it can only be said that the desperation of his circumstances had momentarily troubled the lucidity of his understanding; if the pamphlet were merely intended as a feeler after public opinion, it is surprising that he did not perceive how irretrievably he was ruining his friends in the eyes of all moderate men.

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  • In his later years Manus was troubled by quarrels between his sons Calvagh and Hugh MacManus; in 1555 he was made prisoner by Calvagh, who deposed him from all authority in Tyrconnel, and he died in 1564.

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  • His two years of office were much troubled by party strife.

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  • Henry took care to secure his person; but the claims of the family troubled the whole of his own and the beginning of his son's reign.

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  • Then he was troubled by a maniacal impulse which prompted him to pray to the trees, to a broomstick, to the parish bull.

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  • In 1904 the troubled term of President Marroquin came to an end, and by the narrowest of majorities General Rafael Reyes was elected in his place.

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  • Many an earnest heart full of disappointment or enthusiasm has gone through a similar struggle, has learnt to look upon all earthly gains and hopes as worse than vanity, has envied the calm life of the cloister, troubled by none of these things, and has longed for an opportunity of entire selfsurrender to abstinence and meditation.

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  • In his short and troubled reign he had trouble with the Templars who were established in Tripoli; and in the very year of his death (1287) he lost Laodicea to the sultan of Egypt.

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  • In those troubled times Rousseau and Millet unburdened their souls to their friends, and their published lives contain many letters, some extracts from which will express the ideals which these artists held in common, and show clearly the true and firmly-based foundation on which their art stands.

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  • The cardinal's father, the marquis of Santillanato use the title he bore for the greater part of his life - was a poet, and was conspicuous during the troubled reign of John II.

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  • I was averse, but upon his pressing consented, before I considered what I did, for I am extremely troubled at the embroilment I am in, and have neither ate nor slept well this twelvemonth, nor have my former consistency of mind.

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  • In the last few years of his life Newton was troubled with incontinence of urine, which was supposed to be due to stone; but with care he kept the disease under control.

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  • Similarly, the sick man is to be moved to make a special confession of his sins if he feels his conscience troubled with any weighty matter.

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  • Indian raids and wars troubled the state from 1864 to 1878.

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  • One of the most important charters to London, that which granted the city the right of constituting itself a commune and choosing itself a mayor, goes back to October 1191, the troubled month of Longchamps expulsion from England.

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  • After the troubled times which had lasted from 1214 to 1224 they desired nothing more than peace, quietness and good governance.

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  • The usurpers reign was from the first a troubled one.

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  • The new emperor, indeed, took pains to reassure a troubled continent that the empire was peace.

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  • Unpublished correspondence with his Somerset friend, Edward Clarke of Chipley, describes Locke's life in those troubled years.

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  • Whatever co-ordination may have existed in the church of the 8th century was doubtless destroyed during the troubled period of the Viking invasions.

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  • The Empire had still an uncertain and troubled brilliancy at the Exhibition of 1867.

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  • He took a prominent part in the somewhat troubled church politics of the day, and distinguished himself by gentleness and tact, as well as ability.

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  • The problem of the origin of the world seems scarcely to have troubled the Bushmen.

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  • Charles The Norse pirates who had troubled Charlemagne (843-877).

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  • At the close of this troubled century peace descends upon exhausted passions; and amidst the choir of young and ardent voices celebrating the national reconciliation, the tocsin no longer sounds its sinister and persistent bass.

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  • The Girondins, when in power, had had scruples which had not troubled them while scaling the ladder; idols of Paris, they had flattered her in turn, and when Paris scorned them they sought support in the provinces.

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  • Narvaez brought Spain through the troubled revolutionary years 1848 and 1849 without serious disturbance, but his own unstable temper, the incessant intrigues of the palace, and the inability of the Spaniards to form lasting political parties made good government impossible.

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  • An account of the troubled years of the 19th century has been written by Don Antonia Pirala, Historia contempordnea (1871-1879).

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  • He had learnt prudence and self-restraint in the troubled times of the regency, and did not lose his moderation in success.

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  • He now settled at Eltham in Kent, frequently preaching at Quaker meetings in the neighbourhood during the brief remainder of his troubled life.

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  • An attempt, however, to secure the duchy of Pomerania-Stettin failed, and the concluding years of this reign were troubled by warfare with the Pomeranians.

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  • It troubled him to see her torn between obedient daughter and subservient wife.

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  • It explained a lot about their troubled relationship and why Katie was so rebellious toward Alex in her youth.

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  • She met his troubled gaze with an icy stare and then turned to her father.

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  • She was unguarded and troubled, a combination that appealed to the Guardian in him.

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  • I just have this feeling… Jake said, his face troubled.

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  • Katie looked up from her spot seated on the bed as he entered, her face troubled.

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  • I plan well what I will say when we are together, but dread of so burdening this dear and gentle man with the troubled future before us causes me to only hold him close and retain my silence.

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  • Later, Dean heard the movement of the mortuary men coming for Edith—the hushed conversation and the bumping and thumping as the lifeless shell of this troubled woman was bagged and forever removed from Bird Song.

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  • The phantom and the strange exchange with Gabe troubled her.  She didn't know her way around the Immortal underworld; she could only hope they were headed in the right direction again.

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  • That idea hadn't troubled her with Josh – possibly because she had never thought of them as a married couple?

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  • She wasn't troubled about anything — or was she?

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  • He said he had different interests than Gerald, and yet … She met his troubled gaze.

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  • Alex had done nothing to indicate he was unhappy with things the way they were now – and yet, he was definitely troubled about something.

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  • Having survived a very troubled adolescence she had made a successful start on a service career and hoped to achieve officer status.

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  • Afghanistan, a country troubled with conflict and drought, looks barren in recent news footage.

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  • Just the view of my discreet yacht, gently bobbing, Helps soothe the turmoil in my troubled soul.

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  • In spite of a troubled childhood, actress and singer Lorraine McIntosh has found true happiness through her own family.

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  • The facts 7. The Applicant is, plainly, a troubled young woman, who had a very unsettled childhood.

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  • Can we find 16 more people to force troubled diva to come back?

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  • A mid-1980s facelift softened the edges, but this was a troubled car.

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  • Pearl's troubled relationship with language is powerfully evoked.

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  • Although Caroline attracted several unfulfilled marriage proposals, she exhibited a natural exuberance and lack of inhibition that troubled her parents.

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  • He was hungry, impatient for service, troubled by a persistent cough, but otherwise in typically feisty, talkative mood.

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  • Back to his brother he took his troubled mind.

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  • Yet today this deeply troubled past has been forgotten as if it never happened.

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  • Wednesday 10 May The only highlight of a bright morning, troubled by a chilly NW breeze, was 2 tree pipits.

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  • He is helped by young cadet Poe, who reveals an agile mind and a troubled psyche.

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  • It is also the only salve by which troubled hearts and souls will find peace.

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  • For she had a stormy, troubled soul, capable of black cruelty and then again of the deepest generosities.

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  • I found him much troubled over the disappearance of his little spaniel.

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  • The charismatic Californian was troubled with carpal tunnel syndrome for the second half of the 2003 season.

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  • The troubled teen, who his parents feared would be inside by his 16th birthday, has turned his life around.

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  • It's home to Donnie Darko, a brilliant but troubled teenager, plagued by terrifying visions which he alone knows the meaning of.

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  • Although a large number of people experience tinnitus, most of them are not troubled by it.

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  • Are we experiencing a quiet revolution in the market for financially troubled businesses?

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  • Case material showing how famous child analysts worked with deeply troubled children in ways which transformed their lives will be used.

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  • Emotionally troubled parents frequently reinforce skewed interpretations with abuse.

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  • Explosions and gunfire are often too muted and the sub-woofer is rarely troubled.

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  • We read, she was " greatly troubled " .

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  • And this should go some way to erasing any doubts caused by the movie's somewhat troubled past.

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  • They don't seem troubled by the death of detox, either.

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  • The Malaysian never looked troubled during the encounter which lasted 35 minutes.

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  • If women feel troubled after abortion they should seek help from a licensed mental health provider.

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  • But I remain troubled by the lingering moral issues which, to my mind, remain unresolved... .

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  • A number of years ago, I was becoming increasingly troubled by the mindless weekly trip to the supermarket.

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  • In between we got troubled by " Spiny Normans " .

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  • To the surprise of all he declared with dignity and emphasis that what he had recently done troubled him more than anything he ever did or said in his whole life; that he renounced and refused all his recantations as things written with his hand, contrary to the truth which he thought in his heart; and that as his hand had offended, his hand should be first burned when he came to the fire.

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  • In 1533 he christened the princess Elizabeth, and his later years were troubled by disputes with Archbishop Cranmer.

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  • The right of the army to confer the royal power was still symbolized in the popular acclamation required on the accession of a new king, and at Alexandria in troubled times we hear of " the people " making its will effective in filling the throne, although it is here hard to distinguish mobrule from the exercise of a legitimate function.

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  • The rivalry between the two families was intensified by their efforts to extend their authority in the region of the middle Main, and this quarrel, known as the "Babenberg feud," came to a head at the beginning of the 10th century during the troubled reign of the German king, Louis the Child.

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  • The Greeks used it loosely of various parts of the shores of the Euxine, and the term did not get a definite connotation till after the establishment of the kingdom founded beyond the Halys during the troubled period following the death of Alexander the Great, about 301 B.C., by Mithradates I., Ktistes, son of a Persian satrap in the service of Antigonus, one of Alexander's successors, and ruled by a succession of kings, mostly bearing the same name, till 64 B.C. As the greater part of this kingdom lay within the immense region of Cappadocia, which in early ages extended from the borders of Cilicia to the Euxine, the kingdom as a whole was at first called "Cappadocia towards the Pontus" (irpos TW H6vro), but afterwards simply "Pontus," the name Cappadocia being henceforth restricted to the southern half of the region previously included under that title.

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  • It is hardly fair on the strength of these two pronouncements to attribute the doctrine of seven sacraments to the Eastern churches in general; except under a sporadic Latin influence, they have not troubled themselves so to define their number.

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  • On the other hand, the troubled and not impeccable past of the new pontiff was bound to excite some misgiving; while, at the same time, severe bodily suffering had brought old age on a man of but 53 years.

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  • When the Semitic settlers of the age of Sargon, whom it is now common with some justice to call Akkadians (see Sumer), had become thoroughly merged in the population, there appeared a new immigrant element, the Amurru, whose advance as far as Babylonia is to be traced in the troubled history of the postGudean period, out of the confusion of which there ultimately emerged the Khammurabi dynasty.

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