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Quotes of fort

  1. I was for two years a pupil at the Model School in Fort street which was then conducted upon the Irish national system, and if any special religious instruction was given in connection with that system, I do not recollect it. – Edmund Barton
  2. In this time the enemy began to undermine our fort which was situated sixty yards from Kentucky River. – Daniel Boone
  3. Even someone who works with me, like this girl who works with me, her name is Sue. She lives with me and holds the fort she takes care of all these little things. She takes care of the money situation, and I would not be able to live without someone like that. – Caprice Bourret
  4. T Bone and I grew up together in Fort Worth, Texas. He had his own recording studio by the time he was seventeen years old. When we were both nineteen he made the first archival recording of my voice. – Betty Buckley
  5. Why can't DFW compete like San Francisco does with Oakland, like Miami does with Fort Lauderdale, and like Chicago O'Hare does with Midway? – John Ensign
  6. I was able to do The Saint of Fort Washington, on the relationship between two homeless men. – Danny Glover
  7. During the fall and winter we built Fort Meade and the town of Sturgis. – Calamity Jane
  8. We usually use that mostly on the weekends because we have access to the range during the week. But I can tell you a number of times they have had a training holiday at Fort Benning, so nobody trains, and to drag him in is like pulling teeth. – Nancy L. Johnson
  9. A clear cold morning with high wind: we caught in a trap a large gray wolf, and last night obtained in the same way a fox who had for some time infested the neighbourhood of the fort – Meriwether Lewis
  10. Fort Leavenworth is in fact no fort being without defensive works, except two block -houses. – Francis Parkman
  11. With this announcement today, the Army has made it clear what we have known all along- that Fort Riley is truly the crown jewel of the United States Army. – Jim Ryun
  12. Fort Smith, being the place of my longest stay, was the scene of my largest medical practice. – Ernest Thompson Seton

Usage examples for fort

  1. So to Westminster Hall, and thence by water to the Temple, and so walked to the 'Change, and there find the 'Change full of news from Guinny, some say the Dutch have sunk our ships and taken our fort and others say we have done the same to them. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. Within a few hundred yards of the hotel there is another fort and at this point the path taken by Lady Ongar led into the private grounds of the inn at which she was staying. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  3. At eleven, we sent a messenger to the fort to say we should be pleased to receive the Tarjum. – An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet by A. Henry Savage Landor
  4. If there are any of his friends who want to take it up let them come on; and not a man in the fort dared to go. – The Emigrant Trail by Geraldine Bonner
  5. You stay until he awake, then you ride on to Fort o' Farewell. – The Shagganappi by E. Pauline Johnson
  6. You got t' stop talkin' Fort – The Plow-Woman by Eleanor Gates
  7. This makes the dear old Fort seem beautiful, doesn't it? – The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop by Hamlin Garland
  8. " Fort Road," said Hardy; " come round any evening you can, if you won't come now." – At Sunwich Port, Complete by W.W. Jacobs
  9. An attack on their fort was met with a ray screen from the fort – Invaders from the Infinite by John Wood Campbell
  10. My father had managed her farm for about five years from 1809 to 1814, when he volunteered for service in the army, and for ninety days he was on the island then known as Fort Warren. – Reminiscences of Sixty Years in Public Affairs, Vol. 1 by George Boutwell
  11. Every one at the Fort liked Clarke. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  12. You will learn that for yourself when you come within sight of the fort – The Strong Arm by Robert Barr
  13. When will you return to the Fort – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  14. I was going to the Fort – Sally Dows and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  15. I know my way down to the river so well, I answered, that I can easily join you should I see them approaching, and I will, meantime, keep a look- out from the height above the fort – In the Wilds of Africa by W.H.G. Kingston
  16. That won't do; you'll never take that fort Philip Vanderdecken. – The Phantom Ship by Captain Frederick Marryat
  17. They will make you as comfortable as possible at the fort – Fort Lafayette or, Love and Secession by Benjamin Wood
  18. What shall we call our fort – Jonas on a Farm in Winter by Jacob Abbott
  19. I went ahead now with the Levies, as I wanted to find out if the fort was held at Drasan. – With Kelly to Chitral by William George Laurence Beynon
  20. I know that you white men have but little food within the fort and must soon suffer for want of it if more is not obtained. – The Flamingo Feather by Kirk Munroe

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