purposely


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It took him many days to braid a new rope, but when, finally, it was done he went forth purposely to hunt, and lie in wait among the dense foliage of a great branch right above the well-beaten trail that led to water.
said the accountant with a beaming but rather cunning smile, as if flattered at being made the subject of Zherkov's joke, and purposely trying to appear stupider than he really was.
Convinced that the man had purposely eluded him for reasons of his own, John Clayton felt that he was under no obligations to expose his wife to further danger and discomfort in the prosecution of a more thorough search for the missing Belgian.
After the insulting words which his master had spoken to him, Dermody's pride was concerned in leaving no trace of his whereabouts; my father might consider it as a trace purposely left with the object of reuniting Mary and me.
The Monkey approached carelessly and was caught in the trap; and on his accusing the Fox of purposely leading him into the snare, she replied, "O Monkey, and are you, with such a mind as yours, going to be King over the Beasts?
Arnold purposely suggested a visit to the billiard-room, and joined the game, with Blanche, to give Geoffrey an opportunity of saying the few gracious words which would have made them friends again.
I purposely avoided," says Square, "drawing a conclusion which I thought evident from what I have said; but if you perceived it, I am sure you have not attempted to answer it.
He saw where his boat leaked, but he did not look for the leak, perhaps purposely deceiving himself.
For her own sake, I had purposely shown no special interest in what was coming; for her own sake, I had purposely looked at the billiard-balls, instead of looking at HER--and what had been the result?
I purposely abstain from extending these observations to any length.
Contract notice: Reusable plastic pallet boxes purposely rim and lid.
In fact, the United States has purposely avoided choosing sides.
Those who purposely speed up to stop others from switching lanes (while signaling) are mentally sick and under the wrong impression that it is a queue and someone is trying to take their spot on the road
Summary: It's a little heart-stopping to watch someone purposely dunk a cellphone or tablet in a .
But one thing we don't do is purposely go out there and say we're going to get in the ear of this batsman or that batsman," he added.