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Usage examples for Mort

  1. He claims now that he don't know anything about it, and, besides, Bill Kepsal says he'll beat the head off of anybody that says Mike passed away on his premises- including Mort. – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. What a fool this Cassavetti is not to know that she is " La Mort!" – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  3. He picked up the silver case containing the two Pistolet du Mort, one for Jacques, one for the condemned person. – The Executioner by Frank Riley
  4. And that Italian whose wife was mort- he's copy, I'm sure. – Vignettes of Manhattan; Outlines in Local Color by Brander Matthews
  5. For the men who awaited him in the Bastile du Mort, Lapierre gave no thought. – The Gun-Brand by James B. Hendryx
  6. The syllable " mort" as in " mortal," means death of the debt. – Revisiting the Earth by James Langdon Hill
  7. There, said Simon, throwing the coverlet over the boy, there, the royal prince is ready, and we can say, as they used to do at St. Denis, when they brought a new occupant into the royal vault, 'Le roi est mort, vive le roi! – Marie Antoinette And Her Son by Louise Muhlbach Official
  8. Mort Fryback went by here a couple of minutes ago an' he says for you to come into his store right away. – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  9. Now on the breeze the mort is borne In the long, clear note of the hunting- horn, Winding merrily, over and over,- Come, come, come! – The Poems of Henry Van Dyke by Henry Van Dyke
  10. Plain and homely as its exterior is, inside it is touched with the true mediaeval spirit, like the " old febel chapel" of the Mort d'Arthur. – At Large by Arthur Christopher Benson
  11. Over the door of the gas plant were the words " Defense D'Entrer", with skull and cross bones underneath and with the further words, " Danger de Mort". – A Journey Through France in War Time by Joseph G. Butler, Jr.
  12. " This is our town marshal, Anderson Crow," explained Mort Fryback. – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  13. Of course every one in Tinkletown knew, and had known for the matter of a week or more, that Mort Fryback's bulldog was " lost, strayed or stolen," but this was the first glaring intimation that Mort had also lost his mind. – Anderson Crow, Detective by George Barr McCutcheon
  14. That was before La Mort Rouge- the Red Death- came. – Baree, Son of Kazan by James Oliver Curwood
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