are constantly upbraided for not doing the very things which James III.
He upbraided the mother with her hardheartedness, and when she resented his interference he departed in a huff and they never met again.
Khalid lived on a very rich scale and was extraordinarily liberal, and he was charged with having carried out all his improvements for his own interests, and upbraided for selling the corn of his estates only when the prices were high.
In 1697 the Second Boston Church, in which Cotton Mather had been his father's colleague since 1685, upbraided the Charlestown Church "for betraying the liberties of the churches in their late putting into the hands of the whole inhabitants the choice of a minister."
During the persecution under Maximinus she sought an interview with the emperor, upbraided him for his cruelties, and adjured him to give up the worship of false gods.
Early in 1814 he saw Napoleon for the last time; the emperor upbraided him with the words: "You are a coward, a traitor, a thief.
When half way over the stream he staggered under what seemed to him a crushing weight, but he reached the other side and then upbraided the child for placing him in.
He then took a bible from the priest's hands, and, after looking at it, threw it violently from him, and began a more impassioned speech, in which he exposed the designs of the Spaniards, and upbraided them with the cruelties they had perpetrated.
Jak Upland (John Countryman) took the place of Piers Ploughman, and upbraided the clergy, and especially the friars, for their wealth and luxury.
upbraided the cities where most of His mighty miracles were done, Chorazin and Bethsaida.
I have not upbraided him by word or look; I have not even asked him what he has been doing.
You remember He upbraided the cities where most of His mighty miracles were done, Chorazin and Bethsaida.
Lane describes how recently a women 's council upbraided the men for plowing sacred land.
upbraided the men for plowing sacred land.
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