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Usage examples for Paroled

  1. I mean it ain't the first time I've been paroled. – Yollop by George Barr McCutcheon
  2. " That reminds me, mother, that you are to have some visitors; for I expect Captain Rombold and Dr. Davidson will be here some time to- day, for I have spoken to have them paroled," interposed Christy. – A Victorious Union SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  3. Here he was given employment by the physician in charge of the hospital, and after ten months of good conduct, was paroled. – Studies in Forensic Psychiatry by Bernard Glueck
  4. A lot of men comin' in sayin' they've been paroled will stir up trouble. – Ride Proud, Rebel! by Andre Alice Norton
  5. This May of my life had brought back the sunshine, even after that black day of 1865. Two white arms had met the poor paroled prisoner, on his return to Eagle's Nest- a pair of violet eyes had filled with happy tears- and the red lips, smiling with exquisite emotion, murmured " All is well, since you have come back to me!" – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  6. Here he called at the warden's office, and after stating his errand, again old records were searched, which showed that James McDonald had been received at the institution, but on account of exemplary behavior had soon after his arrival been paroled into the care of a rancher named Holmes. – The Trail of the Tramp by A-No. 1 (AKA Leon Ray Livingston)
  7. A prisoner of war may even be paroled by his captors, and this is done sometimes when he is disabled or there are circumstances that prompt his enemies to let him go to those who are near and dear to him. – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  8. He captured thirty prisoners, but paroled them. – The Campaign of Chancellorsville by Theodore A. Dodge
  9. From what I could see he paroled all, or most of them. – The Courier of the Ozarks by Byron A. Dunn
  10. So, with his pass, the paroled prisoner passed slowly across Virginia to his home. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  11. Generally prisoners are not paroled until some person is found who will guarantee them employment. – Problems in American Democracy by Thames Ross Williamson
  12. 8500 prisoners were either paroled or sent to Richmond. – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson
  13. It was the subject of my thoughts through the day, and of my dreams at night; and I used to have such vivid dreams of home, that after I had been paroled and returned, I have stood and looked around and pinched myself, to be sure that I was really out of prison, and not merely dreaming again, fearful lest I should wake up, as I so frequently had, to find myself still a prisoner. – In and Out of Rebel Prisons by Lieut. A. [Alonzo] Cooper
  14. " Certainly not; but if I had asked to have your Confederate friends paroled, a thousand yards of red tape would have to be expended before it could be done," added the engineer with a laugh. – A Victorious Union SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  15. Most of the 500 rebels captured and paroled by General Foster belonged to South Carolina and Georgia. – Kinston, Whitehall and Goldsboro (North Carolina) expedition, December, 1862 by W. W. Howe
  16. He was paroled, and mother is taking as good care of him as though I had been wounded. – Within The Enemy's Lines SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  17. Later in the day a carriage stopped at the mansion, and the expected visitors, attended by the naval officer who had paroled them, were admitted by the servant. – A Victorious Union SERIES: The Blue and the Gray--Afloat by Oliver Optic
  18. One day early in the fall Ethel received a letter from Mrs. Keith, in which she told of the coming home of her husband, a paroled prisoner from Andersonville, where he had been for some time, suffering so terribly that his health seemed ruined for life. – Mildred's New Daughter by Martha Finley
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