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The parley continued; the Arickaras released one horse and then another, in earnest of their proposition; finding, however, that nothing short of the relinquishment of all their spoils would purchase the lives of the captives, they abandoned them to their fate, moving off with many parting words and lamentable howlings.
We heard, from one who knew him well (what should be stated in all mention of his lamentable irregularities), that with a single glass of wine his whole nature was reversed, the demon became uppermost, and, though none of the usual signs of intoxication were visible, his will was palpably insane.
But for the profanity of the woman's language, and the really lamentable credulity of the poor old lady, the whole thing would make a fit subject for a burlesque.
An aged widow was crying out in a querulous, lamentable tone for her son, whose affectionate toil had supported her for many a.
It is lamentable to think that such a mind should be buried in metaphysics, and, like the Nyctanthes, waste its perfume upon the night alone.
But it shortly became a most lamentable "slouch of a journal.
It was lamentable that one was more amused by the ridiculous figure cut by the Dutchman than outraged by Strickland's brutal treatment of him.
It said: "That is a lamentable record and the failure to identify cases, to prosecute and to achieve convictions can only have negative consequences for those who are brave enough to come forward.
He said subjecting citizen to torture was lamentable and those involved will have to face punishment under law.
Lamentable que algunos lleguen al absurdo de solicitar la intervencion extranjera.
Lamentable was how Senator Grace Poe described on Friday reports that Malacanang would keep Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya despite his alleged failure to address the transport problems in the country.
YOUR reporter Lisa Hutchinson betrays a lamentable lack of understanding of the Easter services if she thinks Fr Lyden-Smith could just rearrange them to go to a football match.
All brought in by the transfer committee in a lamentable summer window.
Selling off part of Sefton Park because of gover nment cuts is indeed a lamentable decision but it almost certainly will not be the last.
Summary: It is lamentable to say that the disputing political forces have been having the biggest say since Hosni Mubarak was deposed on February 11, 2011.