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Usage examples for sabine

  1. If, however, they are madly bent upon war, is it not better that you should hold the reins, and direct their fury elsewhere, becoming yourself a bond of union and friendship between the Sabine nation and this powerful and flourishing city?" – Plutarch's Lives, Volume I (of 4) by Plutarch
  2. We, however, came up with them again, and they crossed the Sabine, to take shelter among the Yankees, where they had another village, which was their largest and their richest. – Monsieur Violet by Frederick Marryat
  3. " There is a little church around the corner that will, perhaps, permit the service," Mr. Sabine had said to Holland's friends. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  4. She went down, but not before her living freight had been removed by the sailing- frigate Sabine. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  5. " I must introduce you and Captain Sabine to each other," Nevill went on, in French, as Stephen got off his horse and it was led away by the Arab. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  6. In quick succession, " Echoes from the Sabine Farm," " With Trumpet and Drum," the " Second Book of Verse," " The Holy Cross and Other Tales," and " Love Songs of Childhood," with few exceptions, collected from his daily contributions to the Chicago Record, were issued from the press in both limited and popular editions. – Eugene Field, A Study In Heredity And Contradictions by Slason Thompson
  7. Finally they reached the vicinity of Cape Sabine, all in good health, with instruments and records saved, and with arms and ammunition enough to procure ample food in a land well stocked with game. – American Merchant Ships and Sailors by Willis J. Abbot
  8. " I am glad if I have helped," Sabine answered. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  9. Pile on great faggots and break up The ice: let influence more benign Enter with four- years- treasured wine, Fetched in the ponderous Sabine cup: Leave to the Gods all else. – Verses and Translations by C. S. C.
  10. This Captain Sabine, he said slowly, I know slightly. – The Golden Silence by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  11. The Governor anchored, and then the Sabine ahead of her, dropping down close to. – From Sail to Steam, Recollections of Naval Life by Captain A. T. Mahan
  12. On September 27, the Spanish troops retired beyond the Sabine, thus removing an excellent pretext for war. – Union and Democracy by Allen Johnson
  13. We see him finally arrived at his Sabine farm, the gift of Maecenas, standing in tunic- sleeves at his doorway in the morning sun, and contemplating with thankful heart valley and hill- side opposite, and the cold stream of Digentia in the valley- bottom below. – Horace and His Influence by Grant Showerman
  14. Agree, sir, the expression of my sentiments, the most distinguished " Sabine Delburg." – The Man and the Moment by Elinor Glyn
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