cowardice


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A general confessed, in my presence, "that he got a victory purely by the force of cowardice and ill conduct;" and an admiral, "that, for want of proper intelligence, he beat the enemy, to whom he intended to betray the fleet.
How I cursed the cowardice of the neighbours; how I blamed my poor mother for her honesty and her greed, for her past foolhardiness and present weakness
It is through his bravery that you have learned the cowardice of O-Tar," replied I-Gos, "and through him you will be given a greater jeddak.
Several warriors were urging the necessity for sending at once to the chamber of O-Mai to search for the dagger that would prove, if found, the cowardice of O-Tar.
I certainly could not wed another less brave than he without harboring constantly a feeling of contempt for the relative cowardice of my husband.
It was also serious, for I learned that he was capable of using it, that under all his cowardice there was a courage of cowardice, like mine, that would impel him to do the very thing his whole nature protested against doing and was afraid of doing.
Then everybody despises him for his cowardice and wants him punished and made ridiculous; so they hough him from behind, and it is the funniest thing in the world to see him hobbling around on his severed legs; the whole vast house goes into hurricanes of laughter over it; I have laughed till the tears ran down my cheeks to see it.
Summary: Jammu (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], Jan 19 (ANI): Emphasising that Pakistan is a terrorist state which only believes in violence, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh on Friday said that India is not going to be baffled by all these cowardice act of Islamabad.
GILGIT -- Chief Minister (CM) Gilgit-Baltistan, Hafiz Hafeez-ur-Rehman here on Wednesday denounced the Quetta blast in strong words and termed it a cowardice act of anti-state elements.
Expressing the strong resolve against terrorism, the president said that it could not be weaken by cowardice terrorist acts.
He said that the enemy with cowardice activities cannot shatter our pledge.
The military official reiterated that the reported escaped of Hapilon was a clear display of his cowardice.
Commendably, Chris Walsh encourages the reader to think more broadly about cowardice.
AN OLD soldier has sent Theresa May a white feather for her cowardice over the Grenfell Tower tragedy.
All acts of terrorism are cowardly attacks on innocent people, but this attack stands out for its appalling, sickening cowardice," she said.