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... utter ' d not a sound , As though the spirit communed with itself ; Her eyes met
mine , and once , the old sweet smile A moment trembled on her hollow cheek ,
And a weak shadow of her happy self Stole back a fleeting moment and was
gone ...

Author: William Cox Bennett

Publisher: London : Chapman and Hall

ISBN: UCAL:$B274838

Category: Electronic books

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... waiting for them . Next moment they were seen running towards the hill , almost
keeping pace with a covey of partridges overhead . 15 The Vengeance Vilas
Singh stood dazzled for a moment 98 THE VENGEANCE AND OTHER STORIES.

Author: Manoj Das

Publisher: New Delhi : Sterling

ISBN: UOM:39015001016222

Category: India

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1980 By Manoj Das

It was dancing with a vengeance ; for the cross - currents are so various , that at
one moment we were driven a long way out of our course , and the next shot
back again in the opposite direction with a rapidity which threatened to upset the
frail ...

Author: Florence Marryat

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600064464

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The old lady was some time before Zinika would listen to a word , for she
screamed out every moment , ' Vengeance ! Vengeance ! Then Lurline told the
princess that she would be very sorry if ever she tried her vengeance on such a
king , that ...

Author: Marie Cameron

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:600058541

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1880 By Marie Cameron

swarmed to obtain revenge for his death . ... At the same moment another native ,
avoiding the sledge - hammer - like blows dealt by Tom ' s hatchet , sprang upon
him obliquely , and succeeded in pinioning one arm : true , he fell dead next ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105010659436

Category: Australian periodicals

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1864 By

Up to this very moment the miserable Milton had scarcely been able to bring
himself to believe that escape from the dungeon ... where that door was situated ,
but did not enable them to catch the slightest glimpse of each other's
countenance .

Author: J. E. Heard

Publisher:

ISBN: NYPL:33433076079601

Category: American fiction

Page: 304

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1884 By J. E. Heard

Was he unlike other men , that he should start from his dream of love for an angel
of purity , and fling himself , with hot words and ... At one moment his gray eyes
were blazing with the fires of hate ; at another melting with love ' s soft light .

Author: John Russell Coryell

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:$B248352

Category:

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At the same moment the young man in the scarlet cloak also left the travellers '
room . They crossed the court . A few paces divided them . Still , neither noticed
the other : both were too pre - occupied to observe passers - by . As they ...

Author: Paul Henri C. Féval

Publisher:

ISBN: OXFORD:590360194

Category:

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He had membering other prisoners who had come once in his travels upon a
landscape done the same . He was just ... But he had had at this moment , there
had been flame that vengeance : he was satisfied , perbehind that eye . Was it
the ...

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ISBN: UIUC:30112003639611

Category: Short stories, American

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1870 By

She is thy brother's mistress , almost fainting to the couch Seymour started others
rushed precipitately aft , and hastily ... The pirates fought | whom he fancied for a
moment was off his globe would I barter this moment of revenge sprang to the ...

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ISBN: PRNC:32101079672828

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1866 By

worthy motive ” — “ induced to do so by one or other of these two classes of
motives . ... A man is violently tempted to resolve upon an act of vengeance ; for
the moment the antecedents are such as always have been and always will be ...

Author: Nicholas Patrick Wiseman

Publisher:

ISBN: MINN:31951002148620W

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worthy motive " - " induced to do so by one or other of these two classes of
motives . ... A man is violently tempted to resolve upon an act of vengeance ; for
the moment the antecedents are such as always have been and always will be
followed ...

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ISBN: OXFORD:555023476

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1879 By

worthy motive ” - “ induced to do so by one or other of these two classes of
motives . ... A man is violently tempted to resolve upon an act of vengeance ; for
the moment the antecedents are such as always have been and always will be
followed ...

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Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:B3054267

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“And, while you say that your motives are more than just old-fashioned revenge, I
can't say the same. I am in it for revenge. Plain and simple.” “Revenge for what?”
“That's a discussion for another time. For the moment, I just want to make sure ...

Author: Christopher Mac Lairn

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 9781469186146

Category: Fiction

Page: 108

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So, this is my first venture into science fiction, at least for writing it. I've been a huge sci-fi fan all my life: I've seen every Star Trek episode ever made, many of my all-time favorite movies are sci-fi Alien, Predator, A Clockwork Orange, 2001: A Space Odyssey, et. al.. However, I never thought I'd write write it. I've always written fantasy, and fantasy is all I've ever written until now. I have finally entered the arena of sci-fi as a writer, although there are those who think this is more fantasy in space than true sci-fi. Not that that's a terrible thing... So, in any event, Garm ap Avanon is the third and final (?) mortal incarnation of the Spirit of Vengeance. His first was in ancient Rome. In the second, he was a rogue adventurer who lived in the 19th century and traveled all over Asia, Africa and Europe. And now, in his 29th century incarnation he is a rogue adventurer yet again, a world-class martial artists with few if any equals. But, impressive as that obviously is, it's going to take a lot more than that. For he must face not only the unforgiving realities of Vulturnus a savage, primal world that could be a near duplicate of Earth in the Mesozoic Era, dinosaurs and all on the one hand but also, on the other, the forces of a powerful, merciless monarch hell-bent on carving out in the cosmos an empire like that his ancestors, the Conquistadors, carved out on Earth centuries before.
2012-03-28 By Christopher Mac Lairn

This fall of Ryan's called forth fierce other's throats , their faces purpling and eye -
balls procries of vengeance from the Irish ... Ryan in a moment when they found
death not following quickly on their sprung to his feet , drew back for an instant ...

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ISBN: NYPL:33433088319359

Category: English literature

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1868 By

I remembered , indeed , the words of a sea captain who had taken such
vengeance as had offered at the moment upon his bitter enemy and persecutor (
a young passenger on board his ship ) , who had informed against him at the
custom ...

Author: Thomas De Quincey

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015041853147

Category: English essays

Page: 339

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From that of money that could be offered would moment his fate was sealed . ...
his dened by jealous rage , Wilhelmina cast band to risk the fatal chance of his
the last fragments of her fondness to vengeance . Other means of getting the
winds .

Author: Wilkie Collins

Publisher:

ISBN: HARVARD:HN31XP

Category: English fiction

Page: 126

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1875 By Wilkie Collins

Her detectives had reported that he was seeing another woman and provided all
the evidence she would need for a ... a few other government officials who
shared his need for secrecy. ... I had my moment of vengeance, it was a petty
victory.

Author: Diana Diamond

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 9781429903721

Category: Fiction

Page: 336

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Pam Leighton is a smart, ambitious, and sexy aide to a handsome Washington lobbyist named John Duke. For the last two years, she's also been his lover. It's an open secret that his glamorous and social-climbing wife, Catherine, tolerates—to a point. After the President nominates Duke for a cabinet post, Catherine sees her opportunity and delivers an ultimatum: either fire Pam or get ready for a very public, very ugly divorce. Duke's sharply honed political instincts tell him exactly what he needs to do. In one abrupt, brutal meeting, Duke ends the relationship and fires her from the job she loves. But Pam is not about to go quietly: A powerful New York publisher is offering her big money for what could be the ultimate Washington tell-all. But when people around her begin dying, Pam realizes that finishing the book may be a matter of life and death—her own.
2007-04-01 By Diana Diamond

The girl and I must have got to the centre , unbeknown to each other , by different
routes . At the moment when she lit that match and screamed and fainted I'd just
fallen over the mound of that grave in the darkness , and I was crawling about ...

Author: Robert Bruce Montgomery

Publisher:

ISBN: OSU:32435009610312

Category: English teachers

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the moment for revenge.25 Tiger Dunlop described an instance in which one
such loyalist discovered after a battle that ... with the rest of the family decades
earlier and joined the American Revolution—the last time they had seen one
another.

Author: Troy Bickham

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780199942626

Category: History

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In early 1815, Secretary of State James Monroe reviewed the treaty with Britain that would end the War of 1812. The United States Navy was blockaded in port; much of the army had not been paid for nearly a year; the capital had been burned. The treaty offered an unexpected escape from disaster. Yet it incensed Monroe, for the name of Great Britain and its negotiators consistently appeared before those of the United States. "The United States have acquired a certain rank amongst nations, which is due to their population and political importance," he brazenly scolded the British diplomat who conveyed the treaty, "and they do not stand in the same situation as at former periods." Monroe had a point, writes Troy Bickham. In The Weight of Vengeance, Bickham provides a provocative new account of America's forgotten war, underscoring its significance for both sides by placing it in global context. The Napoleonic Wars profoundly disrupted the global order, from India to Haiti to New Orleans. Spain's power slipped, allowing the United States to target the Floridas; the Haitian slave revolt contributed to the Louisiana Purchase; fears that Britain would ally with Tecumseh and disrupt the American northwest led to a pre-emptive strike on his people in 1811. This shifting balance of power provided the United States with the opportunity to challenge Britain's dominance of the Atlantic world. And it was an important conflict for Britain as well. Powerful elements in the British Empire so feared the rise of its former colonies that the British government sought to use the War of 1812 to curtail America's increasing maritime power and its aggressive territorial expansion. And by late 1814, Britain had more men under arms in North America than it had in the Peninsular War against Napoleon, with the war with America costing about as much as its huge subsidies to European allies. Troy Bickham has given us an authoritative, lucidly written global account that transforms our understanding of this pivotal war.
2012-06-01 By Troy Bickham

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