So she cried out, 'The king's daughter shall, in her fifteenth year, be wounded by a spindle, and fall down dead.' Then the twelfth of the friendly fairies, who had not yet given her gift, came forward, and said that the evil wish must be fulfilled, but that she could soften its mischief; so her gift was, that the king's daughter, when the spindle wounded her, should not really die, but should only fall asleep for a hundred years.
But all the gifts of the first eleven fairies were in the meantime fulfilled; for the princess was so beautiful, and well behaved, and good, and wise, that everyone who knew her loved her.
But scarcely had she touched it, before the fairy's prophecy was fulfilled; the spindle wounded her, and she fell down lifeless on the ground.
"For once in a way they may have been fulfilled
, by chance--and you notice it, and remember it, and pin your faith on it.
"But before I enter on that question, let me just touch a point on which your father took me into confidence; by the way, it was that very evening on which I once before fulfilled a mission from Fred, just after he had gone to college.
If that condition were fulfilled I would do my utmost in helping Fred on.
"Then I have fulfilled my commission thoroughly," said Mr.
At this Zeus was annoyed, but fulfilled
his prayer because of his own promise; but to prevent him from enjoying any of the pleasures provided, and to keep him continually harassed, he hung a stone over his head which prevents him from ever reaching any of the pleasant things near by.
Secretary General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), Professor Ishaq Oloyede, has underscored the need for politicians to fulfill
promises made during their campaigns.
, formerly the FoodBank of Monmouth and Ocean Counties, on Friday announced that former Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno will serve as the new President and CEO of the organization.
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the requirements of the students to acquire higher education.
[28/March/2019] SANAA, March 28 (Saba) - The Russian foreign ministry has called on US President Donald Trump to fulfill
the promise to withdraw US troops from Syria before making any demands on Russia to withdraw from Venezuela.
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If Modi is so keen on winning the 2019 election and coming back to power, he should cater to the needs of the common man and fulfill
all the promises he made (and he has been making) since the last five years.
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most of his campaign promises, according to a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey conducted from Dec.