purposely


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And that is not all: even if man really were nothing but a piano-key, even if this were proved to him by natural science and mathematics, even then he would not become reasonable, but would purposely do something perverse out of simple ingratitude, simply to gain his point.
For a moment I was overwhelmed with astonishment, and then answered something I know not what; but as soon as I regained my self-possession, the thought darted through my mind that from this individual I might obtain that information regarding Toby which I suspected the natives had purposely withheld from me.
At this declaration of the exalted opinion I had formed of him, he appeared vastly gratified, and gave me to understand that he had purposely behaved in that manner, in order to increase my astonishment, as soon as he should see proper to address me.
Cutter had purposely remained childless, with the determination to outlive him and to share his property with her `people,' whom he detested.
Twice did I leave them purposely together in the course of the last morning, and each time did he most unaccountably follow me out of the room.
I purposely waived the glamour which my old garden had for my mind, and which I wouldn't have exchanged for fifty parks.
"I am really concerned that someone could have purposely drowned the dog which, if this is the case, is a horrific act of cruelty and I cannot begin to think of the suffering the poor pet would have gone through.
'The Sindh government has purposely stopped the release of funds so these projects could not be completed,' he said adding that the municipal administration did not expect release of funds from the provincial government in future as they did not take interest in city's problems.
Aside from being fully equipped, China's maritime militia vessels have reinforced steel hulls purposely for ramming fishing vessels of other coastal states.
He noted that the owner had already been punished for a similar incident, and claimed he purposely allowed his dog to kill the stray.
Summary: Puri (Odisha) [India], Jan 18 (ANI): Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Dharmendra Pradhan said, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik is purposely delaying several development projects initiated by the Central Government for welfare of the state.
The Islamic religious affairs minister said the letter was purposely written using the poetic Malay term 'kekanda' or 'elder brother' for himself and 'adinda' or 'little sister' for Nurul Izzah in order to attract more public attention.
A woman purposely crashed into her ex-boyfriend's house to take revenge against him in Melbourne, Australia on Monday.
That's because they were globalist policies and purposely designed to be detrimental to America's sovereignty.
Ferrer observed that some had purposely wrapped the infants on tattered clothing to get more sympathy from the motorists.