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Página 187 - Monsieur, tell those who sent you that we are here by the will of the People, and that nothing but the force of bayonets...
Página 222 - Soldiers, you are naked and ill-fed; the government owes you much and can give you nothing. The patience and courage you have shown in the midst of these rocks is admirable, but they gain you no renown, no glory results to you from your endurance. It is my intention to lead you into the most fertile plains in the world. Rich provinces and great cities will be in your power; there you will find honor...
Página 30 - On receiving this order, he left the chateau; he appeared before the assembly, where a deputation again inquired for him, also supposing him to be a prisoner at the Tuileries. "With this deputation he returned to the Hotel de Ville, where he was placed under a guard of three hundred men by...
Página 40 - But what did that excellent old general find on his arrival in the Cherokee country ? Armed Indians behind every bush, prepared to shed the last drop of their blood in defence of their beloved country?
Página 145 - But this is in no way surprising if on the one hand we consider the character of Home and his presence which won for him the personal affection and esteem of all those with whom he came in contact and a priori inclined his audience to look upon him as a man •Podmore, "Modern Spiritualism," vol. II, pp. 87-90; Mrs. Sidgwick in Proceedings, 8. PR, iv:56; Report of the Seybert Commission, pp. 56-59; Truesdell, "Spiritualism, Bottom Facts...
Página 321 - Lacy stood at the altar of the village church, to exchange before heaven and man those vows which bound them together for life, and which had so long been registered in their hearts, the immense concourse of people from every part of the country who crowded around them, and the...
Página 149 - You will hardly believe me when I tell you that I have lost, in time, which to me is money, more than a thousand dollars, in solving ciphers, with no other object in view than that just mentioned.
Página 124 - ... can. I have written to Chelmsford to the same effect. He is a charming young man, full of spirit and energy, speaking English admirably, and the more you see of him the more you will like him.
Página 46 - ... of the palace than leave it! " and immediately addressing the king, and presenting to him a pistol, exclaimed, "Now, Sire, this is the moment to show yourself." The king remained silent: he had the resignation of a martyr, but not the spirit of a hero.
Página 117 - ... Mandisa! Explain to your heart, not me!' roared China, turning away from me so that he now faced the door. Aghast, I looked at his rigid back. What was he saying? How could he say that? What did he mean? Why had he turned away from me? Was he leaving? How could he? But China wasn't quite done. 'You know as well as I do that I had nothing to do with whatever it is you are carrying in your belly!

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