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Usage examples for padre

  1. It is enough for me that he and the padre seemed to fancy it might be, and, as it happens, I owe Lamartine a good deal. – Long Odds by Harold Bindloss
  2. Whereupon Khalid rises and sits on the divan near the Padre. – The Book of Khalid by Ameen Rihani
  3. Ah, Padre, I was just going over to see you. – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
  4. Sometimes we have the two figures only; sometimes the Padre Eterno looks down, and the Holy Spirit in the form of the dove hovers above or between them. – Legends of the Madonna by Mrs. Jameson
  5. Mozart worked hard at these tasks, and the Padre expressed himself as perfectly satisfied with the boy's knowledge of composition. – Story-Lives of Great Musicians by Francis Jameson Rowbotham
  6. If you will tell me- Shall I find Padre Damaso in his town? – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
  7. The padre is a great success at getting into trouble. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  8. He was a sort of " Padre eterno" in Djenan- el- Maqui, and he thoroughly enjoyed his position. – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  9. " Think then that I am a beast, my child," said the padre, " and treat me accordingly." – History of California by Helen Elliott Bandini
  10. N. Say on, good padre, say on. – Four Plays of Gil Vicente by Gil Vicente
  11. In Padre Affo's edition it is at this point that a dryad tells Orpheus of Euridice's death. – Some Forerunners of Italian Opera by William James Henderson
  12. And I just asked her humble- like to fix a day when we would get up very early, and bribe the padre and sweet Lady Bassett to do likewise, and have a short- very short- service all to ourselves at church, and when it was over we would just say good- bye to all kind friends and depart. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  13. The padre has always given good advice. – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
  14. Tell me, padre, am I in love? – The Title Market by Emily Post
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