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All of a sudden the whole region fairly rocked under the crash of eleven hundred and one thunder blasts, all let off at once, and Sandy says, -
It is computed that eleven thousand persons have at several times suffered death, rather than submit to break their eggs at the smaller end.
I am not allowed to die until eleven o'clock to-morrow evening.
Having provided everything necessary for our journey, such as Arabian habits, and red caps, calicoes, and other trifles to make presents of to the inhabitants, and taking leave of our friends, as men going to a speedy death, for we were not insensible of the dangers we were likely to encounter, amongst horrid deserts, impassable mountains, and barbarous nations, we left Goa on the 26th day of January in the year 1624, in a Portuguese galliot that was ordered to set us ashore at Pate, where we landed without any disaster in eleven days, together with a young Abyssin, whom we made use of as our interpreter.
My decision, therefore, is that the fat challenger prune, peel, thin, trim and correct himself, and take eleven stone of his flesh off his body, here or there, as he pleases, and as suits him best; and being in this way reduced to nine stone weight, he will make himself equal and even with nine stone of his opponent, and they will be able to run on equal terms.
Our Soldiers and Lowest Classes of Workmen are Triangles with two equal sides, each about eleven inches long, and a base or third side so short (often not exceeding half an inch) that they form at their vertices a very sharp and formidable angle.
It was eleven o'clock, and, if Captain Nemo found the conditions favourable for observations, I wished to be present at the operation.
Twenty-two minutes after eleven," returned Passepartout, drawing an enormous silver watch from the depths of his pocket.
Do as I bid you: show the chevalier out; and this evening at eleven o'clock--you have heard what I said.
Lyodot; and you, abbe, will never be paid your eleven hundred livres by M.
But all the gifts of the first eleven fairies were in the meantime fulfilled; for the princess was so beautiful, and well behaved, and good, and wise, that everyone who knew her loved her.
More men entered and took their seats and by eleven the theatre was fairly full.