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When I had a little recovered from the fascination of its glance, I started up; the cat fled, and emboldened by this, I rushed out of the house in pursuit; but it had disappeared.
Emboldened by her indulgence, I threw back the calash from her polished brow, and suffered my fingers, white and delicate as her own, to stray among those dark and glossy curls which realized my daydreams of rich hair.
His looks shewing him not pained, but pleased with this allusion to his situation, she was emboldened to go on; and feeling in herself the right of seniority of mind, she ventured to recommend a larger allowance of prose in his daily study; and on being requested to particularize, mentioned such works of our best moralists, such collections of the finest letters, such memoirs of characters of worth and suffering, as occurred to her at the moment as calculated to rouse and fortify the mind by the highest precepts, and the strongest examples of moral and religious endurances.
This silence and this darkness emboldened Boxtel; he got astride the wall, stopped for an instant, and, after having ascertained that there was nothing to fear, he put his ladder from his own garden into that of Cornelius, and descended.
With the SC decision, the [Armed Forces of the Philippines would be further emboldened to commit atrocities against Lumads and other Mindanaons.
Ariel's comments come at a time when, bolstered and emboldened by US support over Jerusalem, Israel is seeking to increase ways in which Palestinians are restricted even further in terms of politics, freedom of movement and resistance to its military occupation.
Bush and Barack Obama and their administrations, and because of the quagmires in Iraq and Afghanistan, many jihadi groups have felt emboldened enough to threaten the US," he told Arab News on Sunday.
June 9, 2016 (WASHINGTON) - The lack of international action against President Omer al-Bashir emboldened him to defy the international Justice and to travel around the world, said International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda Thursday.
It is now the pipeline proponents who have become emboldened.
New Delhi, June 9 ( ANI ): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader Tariq Anwar on Monday backed Sharad Pawar's view that right-wing outfits are getting emboldened ever since Narendra Modi assumed power at the centre, and urged the prime minister to initiate strong action in this regard.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Foreign Minister Ali Akbar Salehi underlined the necessity for strengthening unity among different Palestinian groups, and said divisions among Palestinians have emboldened the Zionist regime.
The video has already sparked a backlash against Nahda and emboldened secular politicians," reports Borzou Daragahi for the Financial Times.
Closing the five-day conference in Manchester yesterday, Ms Harman said it had been a "special" gamechanging gathering that had emboldened the party.
Arutz Sheva posts a new weekly column by this writer on the Mideast: The argument goes that because the protestors have been emboldened by the death of Qaddafi, the regimes in Syria and Yemen will collapse sooner.
Iran would have been emboldened; Sunni Arabs in Gulf states, notably Saudi Arabia, would have felt increasingly insecure and almost certainly taken action; the world economy would have taken a knock from the impact of higher oil prices; the West would have lost a firmly western-looking ally; and extreme Islamist elements in Pakistan and around the world would have felt emboldened," he said.