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  • Try to stay out of the woods.
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  • Why don't you try calling your family again?
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  • I'm ready to try again if you guys are willing.
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  • I think the best thing to do is try to remember all the good times you had.
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  • Now I will try to persuade you.
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  • I won't try to stop you.
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  • They said she'd be sleepy because of the medicine, so I'll try to sleep while she is asleep.
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  • I, too, will try, try again, till I succeed.
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  • Can I try again?
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  • He would want to know, yet if he did, he might try to drive in on icy highways.
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  • Brennan thanked us for the name and said he'd try to run down his whereabouts.
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  • It is fun to try to steer by the scent of watergrasses and lilies, and of bushes that grow on the shore.
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  • Don't you ever try to use one of those on me again.
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  • Let's try another one.
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  • We do understand, or at least try to.
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  • Don't try to fool and old fool.
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  • I suppose I do enjoy the work, and I try to act respectful to all our customers.
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  • I try to live in harmony with nature.
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  • I will try to make friends instead of enemies.
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  • Why did he try so hard to cover his feelings?
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  • I do not know and certainly don't want to try to prove to you that the future will be like that.
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  • It was so heart wrenching to Martha she insisted Howie try more than once, in an effort to succeed.
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  • I'll try to locate a sympathetic ear from down here.
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  • The Open Directory Project—where fifty thousand editors try to organize the web into a directory of sites for no reward at all—comes instantly to mind.
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  • Even if you don't accept this, try to accept that war is financially disadvantageous to 99 percent of the business owners in the country and that this is new and meaningful.
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  • Try hauling those off.
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  • I thought I would try the effect of a little belated discipline.
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  • I sometimes try my acquaintances by such tests as this--Who could wear a patch, or two extra seams only, over the knee?
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  • If it's that important to you, I guess we could try a few guests.
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  • I guess I'd try to convince Quinn to let us use his stuff.
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  • I'm willing to give it a try.
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  • You can try it on in the morning.
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  • So the salesperson says, "If you like that suit, then come over here and try this one from Ralph Lauren."
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  • This is a straight shot to economic poverty for any country desperate enough to try it.
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  • Regardless of who is "right," the harm comes if you try to do all these things at once.
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  • I think you will like them too, so I will try to write them for you.
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  • I do try not to mourn his death too sadly.
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  • Carmen stroked his cheek again and Matthew went back for another try.
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  • Come on, don't shoot it down before you give it a try.
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  • But if I'm supposed to avoid the subject, don't act like I'm in the middle of some deceitful act when I try.
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  • It was worth a try.
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  • I try to resurrect my first impression of Howard Abbott not colored by Quinn's negative appraisal.
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  • I'm sorry to have missed act one, but I promise a short intermission before I give act two a try.
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  • Don't I have to try?
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  • I didn't even try.
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  • Will you try to tell me now you weren't jealous?
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  • After all, he promised that he'd try and let her rewrite the awful terms of their relationship, if she survived.
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  • And don't try to tell me that black cat wasn't you!
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  • What he considered me, I won.t even try to guess, but no, I didn.t.
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  • At the end of the day, he.d try to do what was right.
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  • A'Ran, I want to try one more time to discuss a peace deal.
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  • I'm far too short myself or I'd try it on.
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  • After that I didn't try and make him talk anymore.
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  • If she didn't try to kill Jerome, why would she kill herself?
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  • I'm here to try to talk some sense into you.
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  • Well, I guess, but I hope you will at least try for a while.
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  • I suppose I could try for a while, but I'm not making any promises.
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  • You have to try to let her work through that, so she can start to think clearly again.
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  • Please, can we try to talk about this?
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  • Try not to worry too much.
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  • If they didn't try to make this work he would regret it forever.
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  • I will try to do whatever it takes to keep you there.
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  • Sarah gasped, "Wow, I guess that will be the last time you try to stay away, huh?"
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  • I have eyes on you, so do not try to cross me.
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  • I'll try not to get in your way.
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  • You ought to try it some time.
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  • I'm not going to even try to defend what you just saw, but I never cheated on you.
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  • Do I need to warn you what'll happen if you try to escape?
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  • Give it a try.
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  • I'll destroy it if you try to take it.
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  • I don't think he has a reason to try anymore, Kiki said at last.
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  • Try not to act so happy about protecting us all from demons.
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  • Never wanted to try to make friends or anything?
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  • Why not try that web site bablefish.com?
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  • If I get in early enough, I'll try to catch an earlier flight.
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  • Nice try, but tests don't lie — people do.
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  • She didn't make a try for me, and I'm not interested in her anyway.
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  • Don't try your mind tricks on me!
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  • Do not try my patience!
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  • I'll try to be more careful.
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  • Every time I try to sit up, it hurts so bad that I pass out.
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  • Well, try to pull yourself together.
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  • I don't try to live like they did, though.
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  • Now try it on your own.
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  • You never know until you try.
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  • I'll stop by on my way out and try to talk to him.
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  • You always get it right first try!
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  • An Original was released at the transition of a Black or White God in the mortal world to ensure the immortals didn't try to take over during the vulnerable period when a new God learned his powers.
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  • You are strangers in the Valley of Voe, and do not seem to know our ways; so I will try to save you.
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  • It's one thing to see the Future; it's another entirely to try to change it.
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  • Figured I'd try it.
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  • She located the correct courtyard beside the dining hall on the first try and walked in.
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  • It was a huge pill to try to swallow, knowing someone didn't like her for reasons she couldn't control.
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  • That night, he'd done more than try to please someone else.
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  • She didn't try to test the portals, fearing they wouldn't work.
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  • There's nothing else I'm willing to try.
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  • Then perhaps you'll agree to let me try for my own edification?
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  • You didn't try as hard to cure me? she asked, perplexed.
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  • Convince me you aren't telling me we can have a real relationship just so I go through with this procedure you want to try.
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  • He needed her agreement to try, even if they weren't ready yet.
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  • She quickened her pace, not wanting to end up the dinner of some demon before she had a chance to try to plan an escape.
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  • She repeated the sentence over and over to try to block out what her senses told her about the size of the monster.
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  • Still hungry, she ventured to try the vegetables.
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  • Sasha had told him many things before to try to break him, but this time, he sensed the truth behind the words.
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  • She was closer to the top than to the waves, but the cliff had too few hand and footholds for her to try to climb.
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  • Instead, she marched to the bathroom and took the hottest shower she could tolerate to try and take off the alcoholic edge.
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  • No, you didn't try to kill humanity off.
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  • Might try to chew through my other arm.
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  • She frowned at the thought of Rhyn being gone all the time but was glad Jade would be with them and not around to try to drag her back to Sasha.
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  • Rather than go to the buffet herself, the servant joined several others selecting morsels and food for her to try.
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  • He didn't want to try to interpret the look or await her scathing return, not when he needed to find a place for them go to.
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  • You try but you can't protect me, Rhyn, which you've proven a dozen times over.
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  • God help her, she couldn.t even try to off herself while trapped in the bathroom!
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  • But, we can try to keep him asleep.
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  • She didn.t try to stop him.
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  • He didn't know how to explain it and wondered if he should even try with Jetr's suspicions fresh in his mind.
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  • Don't try, just accept, Evelyn advised.
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  • Though one of them must try.
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  • You're sure your brother won't try anything after what that guy said?
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  • Mison might try to blow A'Ran up, or the Council change its mind, or A'Ran would destroy everything to win his war, even if it meant losing her.
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  • I'm content to give them fair value for their bucks and try my best to see that they enjoy themselves.
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  • We'll save the mysteries for Fred to solve while we try to pay the bills.
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  • They discussed their options—snowshoeing and cross country skiing—but decided to try out the ice skates that they had purchased for one another for Christmas.
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  • We try to keep water in the base but the tree drinks it as fast as a sailor on a twelve hour leave.
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  • No other guests were due to arrive for a few days and with the housework up to date, thanks to the temporary help of Janet, the Deans decided to try out the fresh snow on the cross country trails on Red Mountain.
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  • I'm going over to Telluride tomorrow and give the slopes a one day try.
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  • Now he wants to try the breeding game one more time.
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  • I'd try to smooth over the missing picture with Miss Worthington by telling her about this here notebook, but I can't be sure she'd keep her mouth shut and not blab about it to the Quincy ladies.
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  • It was a sure sign he was forgiven for his irreverent try at changing the age-old ritual of greeting card purchasing.
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  • I noticed the newspaper always gave a big spread for weddings, so as long as I was there I thought I'd try and find Annie and the Reverend's marriage.
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  • Cynthia gave them both a cautious look but after explaining in detail what needed to be done, she agreed to let the surrogate cooking team give it a try.
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  • In spite of the cold, I try to open the window to rid this room of the smoke and whiskey breath of those who visited here, but the frame is frozen fast.
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  • Give it a try, Mr. Dean.
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  • I was fearful he might try to stop me, but there are many girls willing to do as I've done, for food and shelter, so I shan't be missed.
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  • No, I didn't kill Shipton, or try to kill him by cutting his rope.
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  • Yes, I did try to punch his lights out in front of half the town.
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  • I'd hate to think a child his age would try to kill someone, whatever the reason, but I have to admit it's a possibility.
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  • I'm not saying she did try to kill him, but I'm just letting you know I'm with the both of you, all the way, no matter how it comes out.
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  • My source tells me they've snuggled Shipton someplace cozy because he's afraid you'll try to kill him again.
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  • I'll try to make myself scarce.
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  • Putting aside her obvious mental problems, Dean guessed she still possessed the ability to try and kill her husband.
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  • It didn't appear Shipton had a relationship of any kind with Janet nor did she seem to have any logical reason to try and kill him.
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  • Instead, he returned to Bird Song to once more try to contact his wife.
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  • Dean had no more than hung up from yet another unsuccessful telephone try when the phone rang.
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  • If she didn't try to kill Jerome, then why did she kill herself?
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  • Why would she try to hide her suicide?
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  • Before Dean could comment, she asked, You going to try ice climbing yourself?
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  • Fred continued to stand by as Dean found where Jerome Shipton was staying on the second try.
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  • Why would Shipton try and kill you?
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  • Then put a movie in the DVD player and try to get some sleep.
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  • They may try to ban you from day trading given the current climate.
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  • Don't you want to try those on?
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  • You just spent upwards of nine-thousand dollars on suits and you don't want to try them on?
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  • I thought we could try to bribe Skippy with them.
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  • Jackson wondered, is this guy actually going to try to hit me?
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  • Try to keep your mind on the future.
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  • I think the best advice I can give, is try to understand that everything she does and says initially comes from fear and shock.
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  • You're in uncharted territory there, but I truly believe you owe it to yourselves to at least try.
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  • Oh, he'll have a fit or two and try to hand down an edict.
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  • Would he try to drug them as he had Elisabeth?
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  • I can't wait to try out my new Spidey Senses.
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  • Shhh. Try to sleep.
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  • You try asking Angel?
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  • Did anyone try to blow you up today?
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  • It will tide them over while they try to repair their water system.
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  • Don't try too hard.
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  • Brady rested one hand on his laser gun until he was sure she wouldn't try anything.
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  • She needed anything to take her mind off the next few hours, because she had no idea if she'd survive what she was about to try.
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  • I know what happens if you catch us.  What I don't know is why you'd try to talk to me.  You know where we are?
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  • Hardly.  She's not capable of acting anyone's interest but her own.  And, if I don't try to get you out of here, she'll still take you and your baby's souls.
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  • Testing his magic, he realized he could call forth a portal.  He needed an ally, but it wasn't Kris.  He had no intention of bringing Kris to meet Darkyn, not when he didn't know what Darkyn wanted.  His thoughts went to Gabriel, the best friend he hoped he hadn't lost completely.  Gabe wouldn't try to negotiate with Darkyn if things went bad.
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  • Toby was silent, knowing a normal Immortal could never understand.  He didn't yet have the full power of a real guardian angel, but he should've been able to do more than … nothing.  Angels were placed with human mothers so they could understand the creatures they were meant to take care of.  Human mothers raised them as their own, yet none of his human mothers had gone to the extent Katie did to try to protect him.
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  • I mean, how are you not a traitor like Sasha or a cold jerk like Kris?  How did you spend so long in Hell and still try to follow parts of the Code?
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  • We try to talk some sense into him?
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  • He was going to try to make her come to him.  She'd know where Katie was, and Rhyn could find her before more demons closed in.
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  • Leo thought to himself that with one more drink he'd try to swim across the Chesapeake.
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  • Can't say we didn't give it the old college try.
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  • Try as he might, the mourning ladies of dreamland wouldn't return to the empty coffin.
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  • You have to be inventive, try to get into the criminal mind, think of all the angles....
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  • Dean felt guilty about pursuing the case but made a note to try and speak with the youth.
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  • I want to move him before the bad boys track him down and try to whack him.
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  • Try this on for size.
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  • You don't know what to do so you take the next day off when you're sober, find some quiet motel and try and figure out what you've got or what to do with the stuff.
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  • Dean asked if he sent Burgess a picture of the man, if he could try and identify it.
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  • He nodded and murmured he'd try his best to be there.
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  • Fred insisted over Dean's objections that they try and find if anything was missing.
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  • The pair finished their burglary report and agreed to try and keep the matter out of the papers in deference to Dean's other police activities.
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  • Yet try as he may, he didn't know the names of the three little kids next door, who'd come trick-or-treating for a half dozen years, sold Girl Scout cookies and always smiled—and they knew his name.
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  • Because of his suspicion the phone was bugged, Dean did not try to call Cece Baldwin when he arrived home after midnight, home to a still empty house.
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  • I'm going down to see her and try to straighten things out—a quick round trip.
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  • She didn't try to stop him.
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  • He could have stayed in the gym of Cortez-Montezuma High School but the weather was pleasant and he wanted to try out his newly pur­chased equipment under the western skies.
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  • I'm calling it a night as soon as I try telephoning Mrs. Porter back in Parkside.
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  • The best advice I can give you is to try to relax.
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  • Opening the door, she slid out of the truck, thankful that he didn't get out of the truck or try to assist.
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  • He didn't even try to take advantage of her, nor did he think she was being immature.
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  • Because after we're married, it will be too late for him to try to stake a claim.
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  • Did you try to call me?
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  • I'll try to be a little more considerate.
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  • Just try to rest.
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  • All right, but don't be surprised if I panic now and then and try to scramble out of the water — or even pull you under with me.
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  • Lori will have ties, and maybe make another try for you.
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  • Fading in and out of consciousness, Claire blinked to try to clear her vision.
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  • Oh, and try to stay alive, she summarized.
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  • The vamps only try shit when Jonny and Xander aren't around.
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  • I thought we'd try to find their portal this time.
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  • No telling what Jonny would try to do if he knew.
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  • Did you try to kill him or something?
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  • We have to try again.
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  • But I wouldn't try to do it alone, either.
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  • I'm going to try it.
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  • If you try to escape, a dozen guards will cut you down before you reach the city wall.
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  • I won't even try.
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  • She had to try ... for Alex.
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  • He shouldn't try to control every facet of her life.
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  • You have had much on your mind too, but you still try to be happy.
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  • Friends don't try to change you.
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  • That was enough to make Carmen try harder.
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  • The chances were slim that he would try it again, but Felipa needed to be forewarned.
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  • Denton would certainly try.
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  • It would be nice to try some of the camp recipes she had picked up before leaving California, but the kitchen was hot enough without adding cooking heat.
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  • I'll get some gloves and try it later.
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  • Should she try to make a dash for the car?
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  • Sure, his experience was the result of years in the Arizona mountains, but let him try to find his way around Los Angeles.
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  • Jessi reached under the bed to try to grab it.
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  • Sighing, Jessi tried tapping the ground, waving her fingers, even using her ponytail to try to lure the cat out.
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  • Unless you do something stupid like try to vamp her.
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  • Xander swung his feet down and strode through the apartment and down the stairs to the ground floor, intrigued by who dared try to push their way into his apartment.
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  • I get to try now.
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  • As long as he stayed distracted, she could try to find where he kept the necklace.
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  • She had tomorrow to try again.
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  • He strode out of the kitchen, leaving her alone to try to regain her senses.
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  • There's no other history, unless they're at it again and trying to use Jonny to try to get to me.
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  • Try again, she added mockingly.
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  • We've got rumblings that Jonny's going to try to take you out.
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  • He watched her try to process the idea.
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  • Afterwards it was proposed that the archbishop himself should try the case, but this suggestion came to nothing.
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  • A full pardon was promised, but on the 1st of August Waynflete was one of the special commissioners to try the rebels.
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  • He now resolved to try the experiment of applying photography to the determination of stellar parallax.
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  • He had determined that the Indus fleet should be used to explore this new world and try to find a waterway between the Indus and the Persian Gulf.
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  • The nobles protested, and Egmont was deputed to go to Madrid and try to obtain from the king a mitigation of the edicts and redress of grievances.
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  • After a year of zealous work as preacher and director he was sent by the bishop, Claude de Granier, to try and win back the province of Chablais, which had embraced Calvinism when usurped by Bern in 1535, and had retained it even after its restitution to Savoy in 1564.
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  • In 1847 Lord Minto visited the tionary Italian courts to try to induce the recalcitrant despots agitation, to mend their ways, so as to avoid revolution and war, 1847.
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  • It is tempting to try to correlate the members of this triad with the individual members of the older triad.
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  • If we try to know the soul, we grasp at a phantom.
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  • If we try to know the real world, we find ourselves distracted by opposite arguments (" ` Antithetic of Pure Reason "), plausible and resistless in attack, helpless in defence.
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  • Perhaps it was necessary for human thought to try how far it would carry out this programme.
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  • And, as the sympathizers with Hegel try to force mechanical necessity into the garb of absolute or ideal necessity, so they seek to show that moral necessity is only an inferior form of absolute or ideal or, we might say, mathematical necessity.
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  • The district court, sitting with a jury, can try criminal cases without appeal, but only by special leave in each case of the court of appeal.
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  • He went up to Christ Church, Oxford, in 1830, but his father's subsequent pecuniary embarrassments compelled him in 1833 to try for a scholarship at Lincoln College, which he succeeded in obtaining.
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  • The Senate may sit as a court of impeachment to try cases presented by the House, and a twothirds vote is necessary for conviction.
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  • While in prison he wrote the "Fort Warren letter" (August 11th), in which he urged the people of Texas to recognize their defeat, grant civil rights to the freedmen, and try to conciliate the North.
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  • He then intervened in the suit pending between his father and mother before the parlement of Paris, and attacked the ruling powers so violently that he had to leave France and again go to Holland, and try to live by literary work.
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  • His failure to control the theorizers showed Mirabeau, after the removal of the king and the Assembly to Paris, that his eloquence would not enable him to guide the Assembly by himself, and that he must therefore try to get some support.
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  • Nevertheless Pasteur was bold enough to try.
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  • In most cases the interpretation of the facts is far from obvious, and we have to try several hypotheses before we reach one which will bear the strain of a critical examination in the light of further evidence.
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  • We shall try to indicate the extent to which it can legitimately be applied.
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  • But spinners do not try always to take the safest course.
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  • Distinct from all these courts, if similar in its sphere, is the court which the Italian quarter generally enjoyed in each town under its own consuls - a court privileged to try all but the graver cases, like murder, theft and forgery.
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  • The chiefs have jurisdiction in cases affecting natives, but there is a right of appeal to the courts of the commissioners, who try all cases in which any of the parties are European.
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  • You have shown your power, you have chastised; I will try all I can to keep my people in order in the future."
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  • A serious outbreak took place at Adrianople in 1804, where 20,000 of the new troops had been sent, ostensibly to put down the revolt in Servia, but really to try to bring about the reform of the European provinces.
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  • Believing implicitly in the rumours of a descent on Boulogne and of risings in France which also reached him, and knowing the destitution he had left behind him in his movement to Ulm, when he heard of the westward march of French columns from the Lech he told his army, apparently in all good faith, that the French were in full march for their own coun try.
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  • As we have to do only with that part of the expansion which involves positive powers of z, we must try to isolate that portion, say A n (z).
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  • But in 1644, when a Scottish army entered England to take part against the king, Montrose, now created a marquess, was at last allowed to try what he could do.
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  • This made war inevitable; though Batthyany hurried to Vienna to try and arrange a settlement.
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  • On the reassembling of the diet, Count Albert Apponyi was elected speaker, and the minority seemed disposed to let the government try to govern.
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  • The commission appointed to try his case condemned him (iith of April 1741) to death by quartering, but this sentence was commuted by the clemency of the new regent, Anna Leopoldovna, the mother of Ivan VI., to banishment for life at Pelin in Siberia.
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  • The conflicts of the opposing schools, and the obvious deficiencies of each, led many physicians to try and combine the valuable parts of each system, and to call themselves eclectics.
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  • The Ottoman authorities were moreover known to have given much attention to the problem of mine-fields especially adapted to the peculiar conditions existing within the Dardanelles; and the development which had taken place in this particular form of defence was such as to render the task of a fleet which should try to force the passage a more difficult one than it would have been a few years earlier.
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  • Sir Sackville Carden, the British commander-in-chief in those waters, proposed that a fleet should try to destroy the Ottoman forts in the Straits and to clear away the mine-fields sown in the channel, by adopting a process of methodical advance.
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  • It had always been assumed during previous discussions on the question that warships adventuring the passage would try a rush, that they would endeavour to steam by the, batteries and drive the `defending gunners from their guns by concentrated fire.
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  • I will try to do that with this article, to illustrate.
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  • Neither the superintendents nor the assistant superintendents have power to try civil suits, whether the parties are Shans or not.
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  • The commission appointed to try him on charges of heresy and treason was composed of his enemies, including Doffo Spini, who had previously attempted to murder him; many irregularities were committed during the three trials, and the prisoner was repeatedly tortured.
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  • The popular party planned, in 1265, to try him for his life before the folk-moot, but he was saved by the news of the battle of Evesham which arrived on the very day appointed for the trial.
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  • Corregidors, or governors of districts, were ordered to try summarily and execute every turbulent person within their jurisdictions.
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  • In these circumstances Catherine determined to try her powers of persuasion and argument, attempting first by correspondence to reconcile Gregory and the Florentines, who had been placed under an interdict, and then going in person as the representative of the latter to Avignon, where she arrived on the 18th of June.
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  • The first, De Falsa Religione, and the second, De Origine Erroris, attack the polytheism of heathendom, show the unity of the God of creation and providence, and try to explain how men have been corrupted by demons.
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  • The porcelains of Owari and Arita naturally received most attention at the hands of the Hyochi-en decorators, but there was scarcely one of the principal wares of Japan upon which they did not try their skill, and if a piece of monochromatic Minton or Svres came in their way, they undertook to improve it by the addition of designs copied from old masters or suggested by modern taste.
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  • In other cases it allows restless spirits who have failed at home to try again elsewhere.
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  • A regulation excluding Maltese from the navy (because of their speaking on board a language that their officers did not understand) provoked from Trinity College, Cambridge, the Strickland correspondence in The Times on the constitutional rights of the Maltese, and a leading article induced the Colonial Office to try an experiment known as the Strickland-Mizzi Constitution of 1887.
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  • According to Moray's version of the letter, Mary was to try to poison Darnley in a house on the way between Glasgow and Edinburgh where he and she were to stop. Clearly Lord Livingstone's house, Callendar, where they did rest on their journey, is intended.
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  • The two often engaged in friendly rivalry to try whether the orator or the actor could express a thought or emotion with the greater effect, and Roscius wrote a treatise in which he compared acting and oratory.
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  • In this expedition he proved eminently successful, driving the Spaniards from post to post, until arriving at the confines of Venezuela he boldly determined to enter that province and try conclusions with General Monteverde himself.
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  • Yet we need not run into the opposite extreme, and try to fancy that Machiavelli, who had professed Paganism in his life, proved himself a believing Christian on his deathbed.
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  • Marie Antoinette soon won the affection and confidence of the dauphin and endeared herself to the king, but her position was precarious, and both Mercy and Maria Theresa had continually to urge her to conquer her violent dislike for the favourite and try to conciliate her.
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  • She agreed with their plan of an armed congress, and on this idea both she and Fersen insisted with all their might, Fersen leaving Brussels and going on a mission to the emperor to try and gain support and checkmate the émigrés, whose desertion the queen bitterly resented, and whose rashness threatened to frustrate her plans and endanger the lives of her family.
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  • As a preliminary to examining further into the nature of molecular motion and the differences of character of this motion, let us try to picture the state of things which would exist in a mass of solid matter in which all the molecules are imagined to be at rest relatively to one another.
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  • If what is real in things is ultimately nothing but their relations, and if relations are inconceivable apart from the relating mind, what is this but the dissolution of the solid ground of external reality which my consciousness seems to assure me underlies and eludes all the conceptual network by which I try to bring one part of my experience into connexion with another ?
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  • They try to get a more favourable result by sacrificing on a different spot, and by placing Balaam on the top of Pisgah to view Israel, but he is again compelled to bless Israel.
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  • Thus mutual oversight and care are among the duties of the members of Christ's body; while their collective inspiration, enabling them to " try the gifts of godliness " of specially endowed fellow-members, is the divine warrant in election to church office.
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  • The army could therefore, for the moment, only occupy Korea and try to draw upon itself hostile forces that would otherwise be available to assist Port Arthur when the land attack opened.
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  • His first task was to try to set in motion again the negotiations for a German-Czech compromise in Bohemia.
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  • After the events of the 10th of August he took his seat at the commune, and demanded a tribunal to try the Royalists in prison.
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  • He also charged Joseph never to try to reconcile Napoleon to him.
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  • They may also try misdemeanours in counties without other criminal jurisdiction.
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  • He was nominated one of the commissioners to try Charles I., but took no part in the trial, retiring to Penshurst until sentence was pronounced.
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  • Chimkent is visited by consumptive patients who wish to try the koumiss cure.
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  • In this attempt he was unsuccessful, but the observations he made in the course of his experiments induced him, early in 1856, to try the effect of treating aniline sulphate with bichromate of potash.
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  • He lived in exile for eleven years, until on the death, in 1879, of Shere Ali, who had retired from Kabul when the British armies entered Afghanistan, the Russian governorgeneral at Tashkent sent for Abdur Rahman, and pressed him to try his fortunes once more across the Oxus.
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  • Grant lay in front of the Army of northern Virginia with 125,000 men, and when active operations began Lee had no resource but to try and escape to the southwest in order to join Johnston.
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  • In consequence of his lack of success at the bar he went to London in 1798 to try his fortune as a journalist, but without success; he also made more than one vain attempt to obtain an office which would have secured him the advantage of a small but fixed salary.
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  • For a time she was safe enough; she would not renounce her Protestantism until Catholicism had been made the law of the land, but she followed Gardiner's advice to her father when he said it was better that he should make the law his will than try to make his will the law.
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  • From this it is clear that only in doubtful cases concerning sin should an inferior try to submit his judgment to that of his superior,to be not only one who would not order what is clearly sinful, but also a competent judge who knows and unds, better than the inferior, the nature and aspect of the command.
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  • Pombal charged the whole Society with the possible guilt of a few, and, unwilling to wait the dubious issue of an application to the pope for licence to try them in the civil courts, whence they were exempt, issued on the 1st of September 1759 a decree ordering the immediate deportation of every Jesuit from Portugal and all its dependencies and their suppression by the bishops in the schools and universities.
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  • Elizabeth and Burghley were inclined to try an alliance with the Scottish king, and the event justified their policy, which Walsingham did his best to frustrate, although deserted on this occasion by his chief regular supporter, Leicester.
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  • In January 1567 Eric extorted a declaration from two of his senators that they would assist him to punish all who should try to prevent his projected marriage; and, in the middle of May, a Riksdag was summoned to Upsala to judge between the king and those of the aristocracy whom he regarded as his personal enemies.
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  • Since (following Protagoras) knowledge is solely of momentary sensations, it is useless to try, as Socrates recommended, to make calculations as to future pleasures, and to balance present enjoyment with disagreeable consequences.
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  • Here we have only room for its spirit, which we shall try to give as if he were himself speaking to us, as head of the Peripatetic school at Athens, and holding no longer the early views of his dialogues, or the immature views of such treatises as the Categories, but only his mature views, such as he expresses in the Metaphysics.
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  • In protest, the Georgia House of Representatives, holding that the United States Supreme Court had no constitutional power to try suits against a sovereign state, resolved that any Federal marshal who should attempt to execute the court's decision would be " guilty of felony, and shall suffer death, without benefit of clergy, by being hanged."
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  • It was not till 1829, when the result of the elections had proved the futility of Villele's policy of repression, that Charles consented unwillingly to try a policy of compromise.
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  • Early in 1881, on the advice of Count Loris-Melikov, he determined to try the effect of some moderate liberal reforms on the revolutionary agitation, and for this purpose he caused a ukaz to be prepared creating special commissions, composed of high officials and private personages who should prepare reforms in various branches of the administration.
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  • First among the bodies which try to remove the causes of international friction is the Institute of International Law.
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  • Further, a special commission was to be appointed to try and sentence all judices guilty of taking bribes.
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  • Thus, where the judges who try an election petition report that there has been treating, undue influence, or any illegal practice by the candidate or his election agent, but that it was trivial, unimportant and of a limited character, and contrary to the orders and without the sanction or connivance of the candidate or his election agent, and that the candidate and his election agent took all reasonable means for preventing corrupt and illegal practices, and that the election was otherwise free from such practices on their part, the election will not be avoided.
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  • Section II of the act ordered, inter alia, that the trial of every election petition shall be conducted before a puisne judge of one of the common law courts at Westminster and Dublin; that the said courts shall each select a judge to be placed on the rota for the trial of election petitions; that the said judges shall try petitions standing for trial according to seniority or otherwise, as they may agree; that the trial shall take place in the county or borough to which the petition refers, unless the court should think it desirable to hold it elsewhere.
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  • Both the judges who try a petition are to sign the certificates to be made to the speaker.
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  • The election judges appoint a number of barristers, not exceeding five, as commissioners to try such petitions.
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  • No barrister can be appointed who is of less than fifteen years' standing, or a member of parliament, or holder of any office of profit (other than that of recorder) under the crown; nor can any barrister try a petition in any borough in which he is recorder or in which he resides, or which is included in his circuit.
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  • The commissioner who tries a petition sends to the High Court a certificate of the result, together with reports as to corrupt and illegal practices, &c., similar to those made to the speaker by the judges who try a parliamentary election petition.
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  • It is a confusion, resulting in loss, not in gain, as regards spiritual power, to try to combine the two types of piety, as his readers were more and more apt to do.
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  • Should now try non-decomposing bodies, as solid nitre, nitrate of silver, borax, glass, &c., whilst solid, to see if any internal state induced, which by decomposition is destroyed, i.e.
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  • The special commission appointed to try the youthful culprits found him guilty, and in 1835 he was banished to Viatka.
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  • A few concordant determinations of density having been effected, the question was at first regarded as disposed of, until the thought occurred that it might be desirable to try also the more usual method of preparation in which the oxygen is removed by actual oxidation of copper without the aid of ammonia.
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  • There are several weak points in this reasoning, and a more accurate way of determining the best proportions is to try different mixtures of cement, stones and sand, filling them into different pails of the same size, and then ascertaining, by weighing the pails, which mixture is the densest.
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  • The spinning and weaving of wool, cotton and silk are the principal industries, but the enterprising spirit of the Catalans has compelled them to try almost every industry in which native capital could attempt to compete with foreign, especially since the institution of the protectionist tariffs of 1892.
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  • What was to be done with such a princess, whether she were to be nourished in one's bosom, above all whether it could be advisable or safe to try any diplomatic tricks upon such a lady, Knollys left for the minister to judge.
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  • However this may be, very soon after man began to practise hot-forging he would inevitably learn that sudden cooling, by quenching in water, made a large proportion of his metal, his steel, extremely hard and brittle, because he would certainly try by this very quenching to avoid the inconvenience of having the hot metal about.
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  • In these circumstances he determined to try the effect of complete change of scene and occupation, and in 1734 entered a business house in Bristol.
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  • Finding the United Provinces hampered by a war with England, he seized the opportunity to try to get rid of the impediments placed upon Belgian development by the Barrier and other treaties with Holland.
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  • The increase in the herds has caused the owners of saladero establishments in Argentina and Uruguay to try the working of factories in Paraguay for the preparation of tasajo (jerked beef) and the manufacture of extract of meat.
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  • It is said that he personally suggested to Pascal to try his hand, and that the first of the famous Provinciales (Provincial Letters, properly Lettres ecrites par Louis de Montalte ¢ un provincial de ses amis) was written in a few days, or, less probably, in a day.
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  • These courts are competent to try cases of felony punishable with a term of imprisonment not exceeding five years.
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  • His mother first set him to learn the trade of a shoemaker, first at Newburyport, and then, after 1815, at Baltimore, Maryland, and, when she found that this did not suit him, let him try his hand at cabinet-making (at Haverhill, Mass.).
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  • It could, however, try any case in any province by special warrant of the high commissioner.
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  • In 1888 he was encouraged by Oscar Wilde to try his fortune in London, where he published in 1889 his first volume of verse, The Wanderings of Oisin; its original and romantic touch impressed discerning critics, and started a new interest in the "Celtic" movement.
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  • On the 1st of February 1881 a more serious disturbance arose at Cairo from the attempt to try three colonels, Ahmed Arabi, All Fehmy, and Abd-el-Al, who had been arrested as the ringleaders of the military party.
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  • It was therefore an opportune time to try to sweep the Turks and the British into the sea.
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  • To test it is to try to distinguish between truth and falsity, and to answer the question - What renders the claim of a judgment to be true, really true?
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  • It is on such principles as these that one could proceed to a general pacification, and give birth to a league of which the stipulations would form, so to speak, a new code of the law of nations, which, sanctioned by the greater part of the nations of Europe, would without difficulty become the immutable rule of the cabinets, while those who should try to infringe it would risk bringing upon themselves the forces of the new union."
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  • James insisted on his own authority; insisted that a secular court had a right to try a virulent preacher who declined the secular jurisdiction when accused of having denounced Queen Elizabeth as an atheist.
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  • Breeders, he says, who try to build up qualities by the selection of the fluctuating variations that occur soon find that they reach a maximum beyond which their efforts fail, unless they turn to the more rarely occurring but heritable mutations.
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  • At the same time, the significance which the word " viking " has had in our language is due in part to a false etymology, connecting the word with " king "; the effect of which still remains in the customary pronunciation vi-king instead of vik-ing, now so much embedded in the language that it is a pedantry to try and change it.
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  • Try = o to be a parabola is lbc+mca+nab = o, and the conic for which the triangle of reference is self-conjugate la 2 +143 2 +n7 2 =o is a 2 inn--+b 2 nl+c 2 lm=o.
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  • By Theophilus's instrumentality a synod was called to try or rather to condemn the archbishop; but fearing the violence of the mob in the metropolis, who idolized him for the fearlessness with which he exposed the vices of their superiors, it held its sessions at the imperial estate named " The Oak " (Synodus ad quercum), near Chalcedon, where Rufinus had erected a stately church and monastery.
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  • They alone might remain seated in a king's presence, and had power to try and even to imprison a king, who must appear before them at the third summons.
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  • Fabre has found that in the nests of some species of Osmia the young bee developed in the first-formed cell, if (as often happens) she emerges from her cocoon before the inmates of the later cells, will try to work her way round these or to bite a lateral hole through the bramble shoot; should she fail to do this, she will wait for the emergence of her sisters and not make her escape at the price of injury to them.
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  • Eager as he always was to try diplomacy instead of war, Louis sent a gift of 60,000 golden crowns to Charles and secured a safe conduct from him for an interview.
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  • Vahsel feared the destruction of the vessel, and induced the leader to change his plans and return to South Georgia for the winter in order to try again next year.
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  • It is due to them that the Romans of the day are living figures to us, and that Cicero, in spite of, or rather in virtue of his frailties, is intensely human and sympathetic. The letters to Atticus abound in the frankest selfrevelation, though even in the presence of his confessor his instinct as a pleader makes him try to justify himself.
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  • Instead of managing the land by the constant repetition of the same processes, by a customary immobility of tenure and service, by communalistic restrictions on private enterprise and will, local society began to try improvements, to escape from the bounds of champion farming.
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  • Usually we leave the predicate indefinite, because, as long as the thing in question is (or is not) determined, it does not matter about other things, and it is vain for us to try to think all things at once.
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  • Two Alpine groups were already on the way to this critical point, having been dispatched the day before, but it was clear that Krauss would try to push through by this route, the shortest way to the Tagliamento.
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  • Army and try once more to envelop the Italian left wing.
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  • Indeed, it would be hard to find anything less consonant with godliness and divine perfection than the pranks of this juvenile god; and if poets and thinkers try to explain them away by dint of allegorical interpretation, the plain man will not for all their refinements take these amusing adventures any the less au pied de la lettre.
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  • The Renaissance, if we try to regard it as a period, was essentially the transition from one historical stage to another.
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  • The abbess Hild and her monks recognized that the illiterate herdsman had received a gift from heaven, and, in order to test his powers, proposed to him that he should try to render into verse a portion of sacred history which they explained to him.
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  • The player who declares to make most has to try to make them, and the others, but without consultation, to prevent him.
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  • In the summer of 1853 he was advised by his physicians to try the effect of his native air, and he accordingly set out for the eastern Pyrenees.