Usage examples for refuge

  1. Then take refuge with the ambassador of your native country. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. We turned off to the left through blinding gushes of rain, and headed for this refuge. – In the Tail of the Peacock by Isabel Savory
  3. I've driven him out of the cabin, and he has taken refuge in the barber shop. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  4. And as he was falling he cried, " Let the Fire give me a refuge!" – The Valley of Vision by Henry Van Dyke
  5. It is understood he has taken refuge in New York, and his master naturally wishes to recover him with as little noise, trouble, and delay as possible. – The Anti-Slavery Examiner, Omnibus by American Anti-Slavery Society
  6. I now saw how it was; the enemy had taken refuge in the cave, and now our party were smoking them out. – The Voodoo Gold Trail by Walter Walden
  7. " When I need a refuge? – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  8. And she had heard none that did come to her, in any time since she had escaped out of the Lost Refuge into this dreadful Land. – The Night Land by William Hope Hodgson
  9. She felt that for high and low, rich and poor, there was a common refuge. – Minnie's Sacrifice by Frances Ellen Watkins Harper
  10. " He would hardly have sought refuge there," said Lord Hastings. – The Boy Allies Under the Sea by Robert L. Drake
  11. He brought her to their refuge by the back way. – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  12. We only tuk refuge here, so as to be near you. – Commodore Junk by George Manville Fenn
  13. Jesus, my heart's dear refuge, Jesus has died for me; Firm on the Rock of Ages Ever my trust shall be. – The Story of Our Hymns by Ernest Edwin Ryden
  14. Everybody made so much of him that he began to feel uncomfortable, and took refuge at last with Mr. Robert Keane, who good- naturedly showed him the sketch- book he had filled in Europe, and explained everything to him, as if he found pleasure in it. – Thankful Rest by Annie S. Swan
  15. They've taken refuge there! – Swamp Island by Mildred A. Wirt
  16. Hear my tale first, and then say what comfort, what refuge, thy Church can bestow! – Harold, Complete The Last Of The Saxon Kings by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  17. Prayer is the refuge of a soul in trouble. – Our Unitarian Gospel by Minot Savage
  18. Refuge of the oppressed and tempted, inspiration of the hopeless, light of the world. – Sweet Cicely Or Josiah Allen as a Politician by Josiah Allen's Wife (Marietta Holley)
  19. The only refuge that that Native had was the town. – Native-Life-in-South-Africa by Plaatje, Sol (Solomon Tshekisho)
  20. In the evening, my hotel offered to me the refuge of which I stood in need. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins