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... the virtue of female slaves is wholly at the mercy of irresponsible tyrants, and women are bought and sold in our slave market ...
There is no way of conveying to the corpse the reasons you have made him one--you have the corpse, and you are, thereafter, at the ...
Instead of being at the mercy of wild beasts, earthquakes, landslides, and inundations, modern man is battered by the elemental fo ...
When you get out on one of those lakes in a canoe like this, you do not forget that you are completely at the mercy of the wind, a ...
It is not generally remembered, if known, by the descendants of the Pilgrims, that when their forefathers were spending their firs ...
When I heard at the close of the day how my name had been receiv'd
with plaudits in the capitol, still it was not a happy nig
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In today's world parents find themselves at the mercy of a society which imposes pressures and priorities that allow neither time ...
This good had full as bad a Consequence:
The Book thus put in every vulgar hand,
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Young children make only the simple assumption: "This is life--you go along...." He stands ready to go along with whatever adults ...
Until the men of action clear out the talkers we who have social consciences are at the mercy of those who have none.
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