ensured


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A large party in an hotel ensured a quick-changing, unsettled scene.
It was no wonder that, whatever changes took place, they were always ensured in their own possessions.
Indeed, it is by no means certain that the occupation would ever have been successful had not one of the three brothers, Paul, despicably, but very decisively declined to abide these things any longer, and, by surrendering all the secrets of the insurrection, ensured its overthrow and his own ultimate promotion to the post of chamberlain to Prince Otto.
It was a poor subsistence that she had ensured, but it would afford a shelter for the winter at any rate.
She had not been withstanding them on selfish principles alone, she had not consulted merely her own gratification; that might have been ensured in some degree by the excursion itself, by seeing Blaize Castle; no, she had attended to what was due to others, and to her own character in their opinion.