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Farther on are the cells where the prisoners were confined, and the death chamber where the executions took place.
The 'Frisco Reds pledged themselves to his execution.
Very possibly I may not go," answered Franz; "but in case I feel disposed, give me some particulars of to-day's executions.
That crowd which the four sergeants posted at nine o'clock in the morning at the four corners of the pillory had inspired with the hope of some sort of an execution, no doubt, not a hanging, but a whipping, a cropping of ears, something, in short,--that crowd had increased so rapidly that the four policemen, too closely besieged, had had occasion to "press" it, as the expression then ran, more than once, by sound blows of their whips, and the haunches of their horses.
I must go back and see after some executions I have ordered'; and she walked off, leaving Alice alone with the Gryphon.
Sentences may be denounced against them for violations of their duty; but these sentences can only be carried into execution by the sword.
Prince, I wish you had seen an execution," said Aglaya.
But to know what can and what cannot be executed is impossible, not only in the case of Napoleon's invasion of Russia in which millions participated, but even in the simplest event, for in either case millions of obstacles may arise to prevent its execution.
He needed only, as soon as the execution was over, to allow Mynheer Boxtel to ascend the scaffold with his servants, to remove the inanimate remains of his friend.
He said, he saw at present no objection to the pressing scheme, and would consider of putting it in execution.
But I discovered no trace of him and was beginning to conjecture that some fortunate chance had intervened to prevent the execution of his menaces when suddenly I heard a shrill and dreadful scream.
If he was then employed in superintending the execution of his client's will -- which is quite possible -- it follows clearly that he was in the secret of Mr.