This too is someone who hopes, by making sporadic entries in his journal, "pour me debarrasser d'une jeunesse orageuse" 'to disencumber
myself of a tempestuous youth' (83)--a personal history with which, however, the narrator encumbers himself more and more as he proceeds.
Gag rules of this type tend to distort rather than disencumber
democracy by violating the principle of equal participation in the process of self-rule.
This book is so rich in material, both for Egyptologists and for Semitists, that my recommendation to those who cannot labor in the other's field is to disencumber
themselves of this deficiency.
Fitch's expectation is that Colonial will execute upon its stated plan of issuing $300 million to $350 million of unsecured bonds in first-quarter 2005, with proceeds targeted to repay secured debt and further disencumber
She in turn longs for her master's demise through a similar, though divinely ordained, consumption: "I thought how glad I should be, if some day when he walked the earth, it would open and swallow him up, and disencumber
the world of a plague" (18).
The kites, on the other hand, manage to disencumber
themselves of all this.