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Hence the Three Laws, mentioned above, suffice for the better regulated States, and may be accepted as a rough exemplification of our Female Code.
The liberal military code makes provision for hanging many kinds of persons, and gentlemen are not excluded.
The philosopher, the poet, or the religious man will of course wish to cast his vote with the democrat, for free-trade, for wide suffrage, for the abolition of legal cruelties in the penal code, and for facilitating in every manner the access of the young and the poor to the sources of wealth and power.
While Prince Andrew went to report about the purple-faced general, that gentleman- evidently not sharing Boris' conception of the advantages of the unwritten code of subordination- looked so fixedly at the presumptuous lieutenant who had prevented his finishing what he had to say to the adjutant that Boris felt uncomfortable.
Tacked on the wall, between the signal locker and the billiard rules, was the code itself, by which he verified the signal before making answer.
And, since the Somo code was a life for a life, and since Nalasu alone remained alive of his family, it was well known throughout the tribe that the Annos would never be content until they had taken the blind man's life.
The code he learned was to obey the strong and to oppress the weak.
The moral code of rural Missouri is stern and exacting.
How thin a veneering of "chivalry" covered the essential brutality of the code under which such encounters were possible we shall see.
Then, according to the code of drinking, we had to treat.
Are the sexes really races, each with its own code of morality, and their mutual love a mere device of Nature to keep things going?
You do not know that the message was in code, and in any case it was liable to be picked up by any steamer within the circle.
Vronsky's life was particularly happy in that he had a code of principles, which defined with unfailing certitude what he ought and what he ought not to do.
You are employed by them often, I believe, but you are not on the staff, not since the affair of Nerman and the code book.
I have said that they were truly happy; and without strong affection and humanity of heart, and gratitude to that Being whose code is Mercy, and whose great attribute is Benevolence to all things that breathe, happiness can never be attained.