foe


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one who is hostile to or opposes the purposes or interests of another

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That there was nothing supernatural about our new foes was well evidenced by their howls of rage and pain as they felt the sharp steel at their vitals, and the very real blood which flowed from their severed arteries as they died the real death.
A long and grave pause succeeded this movement, during which these two distinguished braves, who were now, for the first time, confronted, with arms in their hands, sat regarding each other, like warriors who knew how to value the merits of a gallant foe, however hated.
As the Teton spoke, he pointed towards the tents of Ishmael, which were in plain sight, and then he paused, to await the effect of his words on the mind of his ingenuous foe.
Feeling for his knife, he took the blade between a finger and thumb, and cast it with admirable coolness at his advancing foe.
Then shaking his arm at his successful foe, his swarthy countenance appearing to struggle with volumes of scorn and hatred, that he could not utter with the tongue, he cast himself headlong into one of the most rapid veins of the current, his hand still waving in triumph above the fluid, even after his body had sunk into the tide for ever.
Regardless alike of inflicting further injury on their foes, and of the temerity of the act, the Sioux braves bounded forward with a whoop, each man burning with the wish to reap the high renown of striking the body of the dead.
Foe, 28, was later pronounced dead after attempts to revive him failed and new St Mirren signing Djemba-Djemba says he will never forget the trauma of that fateful day.
and Canada work hard to raise money for our major funds," said Margaret Cox, FOE Grand Madam President.
FOE ISAIAH WASHINGTON, who got into an on-set fight with Grey's Anatomy costar Patrick Dempsey, raging, "I'm not your little faggot" (he later apologized--under pressure).
Several months later the Commissioner refused the request, citing advice from the DTI, but backed down when FOE made a complaint against him.
But less than a month after Crabb issued that ruling, she vacated it, allowing the FOE to intervene in the case as a party.
Jeremy Witcher, of Ross-on-Wye Herefordshire, joined FoE eight years ago, wanting to do his bit to stop deforestation and promote recycling.
A crowd of 24,000 were at the Stade Gerland last night to support the event in honour of Foe, who died after collapsing during the Confederations Cup match with Colombia in June.
Foe, 28, collapsed and died on June 2 6 during a Confederations Cup match against Colombia.