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As if whips, chains, thumb-screws, paddles, blood- hounds, overseers, drivers, patrols, were not all in- dispensable to keep the slaves down, and to give protection to their ruthless oppressors
Emmeline had been educated much more intelligently,--taught to read and write, and diligently instructed in the Bible, by the care of a faithful and pious mistress; yet, would it not try the faith of the firmest Christian, to find themselves abandoned, apparently, of God, in the grasp of ruthless violence?
since it has fallen to thy lot to hold subject and submissive to thy full will and pleasure a knight so renowned as is and will be Don Quixote of La Mancha, who, as all the world knows, yesterday received the order of knighthood, and hath to-day righted the greatest wrong and grievance that ever injustice conceived and cruelty perpetrated: who hath to-day plucked the rod from the hand of yonder ruthless oppressor so wantonly lashing that tender child.
He armed her with guns, a yakuza sword and a ruthless attitude, though he didn't give her superpowers.
SHAKARGARH -- JI Amir Siraj ul Haq has said a ruthless accountability can steer the country out of difficulties.
SIALKOT -- Federal Minister for Defence, and Water and Power Khawaja Mohammad Asif on Saturday called for ruthless accountability of PTI Chief Imran Khan like that of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his family.
Senator Bam Aquino has expressed his grave disappointment over the Supreme Court's decision allowing the burial of a 'corrupt and ruthless dictator' at the Libingan ng mga Bayani.
He said: "I have learnt so much in the last year, I'm still miles off where I want to be, but I was probably a bit more ruthless when I was getting players.
The midfielder (right) said: "Maybe we do need to be more ruthless but more often than not you get what you deserve in football.
Annan gaffer Jim Chapman called on his players to be more ruthless despite claiming their first win of Group F.
Peter Grieves Smith, prosecuting at Birmingham Crown Court, said: "This was a carefully planned fraud executed in a ruthless way and targeting those who were elderly and vulnerable.
QUEEN'S PARK boss Gus MacPherson revealed a half time pep talk helped his men find their ruthless streak.
Although it looks very pretty in May and early June, taking over from the spring flowers, we need to be ruthless about taking off all the flowered stems before they can seed themselves.
TORQUAY 2 YORK 1 NIGEL WORTHINGTON called on York to be more ruthless after they crashed to 10-man Torquay.
THERE was an exciting finish to the final of the Caledonia Smooth Gold Cup at Drumbo Park as the Cathal Maguire and Gavin McKernan-owned China Special held the John McGee team of Gizmo Classic and Ruthless Man.