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Our sympathies in Massachusetts are not confined to New England; though we may be estranged from the South, we sympathize with the West.
He confined the knowledge of governing within very narrow bounds, to common sense and reason, to justice and lenity, to the speedy determination of civil and criminal causes; with some other obvious topics, which are not worth considering.
The report was that he had been a naval officer, who had been confined for plotting with the Bonapartists.
Athos, when he reached his appointed room, observed through the gratings of his window, walls and roofs; and was told, on inquiry, by Comminges, that he was looking on the back of the pavilion where D'Artagnan was confined.
Test this flint-like surface," he cried, smiting the solid rock that confined us.
It is this ray which propels the inherent or reflected light of the planet off into space, and when confined gives to the Martian craft their airy buoyancy.
He passed four days in the coach house near the Crimean bridge and during that time learned, from the talk of the French soldiers, that all those confined there were awaiting a decision which might come any day from the marshal.
Gahan stood gazing at the lighted windows of the high tower in the upper chambers of which Tara of Helium was confined.
But what the baggageman did not know was that in the towns the hell was not mitigated, that the dogs were still confined in their too-narrow prisons, that, in fact, they were life-prisoners.
Germaine, while you are so unfortunate as to be confined to this room.
From the county jail where he had been confined to await his trial he had escaped by knocking down his jailer with an iron bar, robbing him of his keys and, opening the outer door, walking out into the night.
Dorrimore I did not see him: the clerk in the Putnam House explained that a slight illness confined him to his rooms.