Cora

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  • noun

Synonyms for Cora

(Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and Demeter

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Something like this I had heard before," said Cora, observing that he paused to suppress those passions which began to burn with too bright a flame, as he recalled the recollection of his supposed injuries.
I had thought," resumed Cora, "that an Indian warrior was patient, and that his spirit felt not and knew not the pain his body suffered.
continued Cora, after a most painful pause, while the conviction forced itself on her mind that the too sanguine and generous Duncan had been cruelly deceived by the cunning of the savage.
Name your intention, Magua," said Cora, struggling with herself to speak with steady calmness.
demanded Cora, still maintaining a secret ascendancy over the fierce native by the collected and feminine dignity of her presence.
However revolting a proposal of such a character might prove to Cora, she retained, notwithstanding her powerful disgust, sufficient self-command to reply, without betraying the weakness.