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that from these honored dead we take increased devotion to that cause for which they gave the last full measure of devotion.
And Nature, ever prodigal to her lovers, repays their favours in full measure.
Sir Leicester is twenty years, full measure, older than my Lady.
His book has some good invention in it, it presents us with something but brings nothing to a conclusion: we must wait for the Second Part it promises: perhaps with amendment it may succeed in winning the full measure of grace that is now denied it; and in the mean time do you, senor gossip, keep it shut up in your own quarters.
He had recovered his own spirits in full measure, on seeing their plight.
He had no knowledge of the proximity of Lady Arabella, and thought that he was far removed from all he knew and whose interests he shared--alone with the wild elements, which were being lashed to fury, and with the woman who had struggled with him and vanquished him, and on whom he would shower the full measure of his hate.
You shall have the wizard for a bushel of money, but I must have full measure.
He never, it is true, attained to nearly the full measure of what might have been his faculties.
d'Artagnan was so intimately associated with his three friends, that some portion of the full measure of my hatred falls to their lot, and that hatred is of such a nature, whenever the opportunity occurs, they shall have no occasion to complain of their allowance.
I might have killed you, but that would have curtailed the full measure of the punishment you have earned at my hands.
A deeply rooted dread of the man; the conviction that his ferocious nature, once roused, would stop at nothing; and the strong assurance that if she impeached him, the full measure of his wrath and vengeance would be wreaked on Joe, who had preserved her; these were considerations she had not the courage to overcome, and inducements to secrecy too powerful for her to surmount.
There is a child which she had by another husband-- not this one but another one--so it is a stepchild, and they do not count in full measure.