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|It is not that Fred means to cheat Caleb nor, at this point, that he would consider |
indulging his taste for small luxuries. Indeed, we have never known ... 'Might,
could, would,' ” Mary replies, “ 'are contemptible auxiliaries' ” (pp. 102-103). Here,
|... the Duce accepted military assistance from the Germans, who treated their |
Italian allies as contemptible auxiliaries. ... Berlin that could not be won.19
Germany's defeat of France was a triumph for him, but Hitler realized its
significance would ...
|From his recrimination it would seem J.hat we have equally misapprehended one |
another : I did not attempt to prove that language ... of his intelligent powers,
could hardly be supposed to happer either in absolute solitude, or where i»; love
of imitation might, ... instead of being the hand-maid of Christianity, might become
the wretched dupe, the contemptible auxiliary of every Hereliarch and every
|The despair ofthe hungry Barbarians would precipitate themagainst the |
fortifications ofStilicho; the general might sometimes ... The famished Germans,
whoescaped the fury of the auxiliaries, were soldasslaves, at the contemptible
priceof as ...
|He was displeasing to God and he needed some one who could reconcile him |
with the heavenly Father by atoning for his ... Being Lord of all things, he might
have condoned Adam's offense and restored to man his lost prerogatives without
|A person of Mr. Pope's acquirements could not but know that, though a sneer is |
not an unfrequent substitute for an ... reason, or flog a man out of one," such a
subject was of too awful a character, to admit of .so pitiful and contemptible an
auxiliary. ... a variety of words meaning to represent; and certainly the inspired
penmen would not misrepresent their divine master. ... Whether Hartwell Home
made this statement through ignorance or malice, it is not for me to say ; but
whatever might ...
|The famished Germans, chap. who escaped the fury of the auxiliaries, were fold <|
JLr^J as flaves, at the contemptible price of as many single ... would have
furnished the subject of a noble poem. Before it was discovered that the state
could no longer be saved, Stilicho (after Romulus, Camillus, and Marius) might
have been ...
|The despair of the hungry Barbarians would precipitate them against the |
fortifications of Stilicho; the general might sometimes indulge the ardour of his ...
The famished Germans who escaped the fury of the auxiliaries were sold as
slaves, at the contemptible price of as many single pieces of gold; but the difi'
erence ... Before it was discovered that the state could no longer be saved,
Stilicho (after Romulus.
|The famished Germans, who escaped the fury of the auxiliaries, were sold as |
slaves, at the contemptible price of as many single pieces of ... uses an
expression (TrpocrvjTatpttraTo,) which would denote a strict and friendly alliance,
and render Stilicho still more crimina1. ... Before it was discovered that the state
could no longer be saved, Stilicho (after Romulus, Camillus, and Martus) might
have been ...
|... or to repel—but the advances of ofiicious auxiliaries, where We respect the |
motive, but must reject the aid, place us in a ... But certainly a more unhappy
conceit could not have entered his fanc , than that he was destined to vindicate t
... Were it to be taken for a specimen of that genius, whose claims it presumes to
assert, what might be said of it with truth would be a ... since the distinction
between them has existed, it would be mean and contemptible to deny its just
tribute to the latter.