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As the dawn was breaking the Wolf Pack yelled Once, twice and again!
Furthermore, he refused to undertake the breaking of as many animals as were offered.
At times, all joined in, the control of the quietest breaking down before the wave of excitement and fear that swept spasmodically over all of them.
"Whereabouts is he breaking out, senora?" asked Samson; "has any part of his body burst?"
I am breaking!' But she did not break, although the wagon-wheel went over her; she lay there at full length, and there she may lie.
At last the Goatherd threw a stone, and breaking its horn, begged the Goat not to tell his master.
The glass breaking, the reptiles all escaped into the street.
M'Dougal in all the bustle of preparation; having about nine days previously announced at the factory, his intention of breaking up the establishment, and fixed upon the
The causes and motives of seditions are, innovation in religion; taxes; alteration of laws and customs; breaking of privileges; general oppression; advancement of unworthy persons; strangers; dearths; disbanded soldiers; factions grown desperate; and what soever, in offending people, joineth and knitteth them in a common cause.