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And thus I got over the fraud of passing for a fortune without money, and cheating a man into marrying me on pretence of a fortune; which, by the way, I take to be one of the most dangerous steps a woman can take, and in which she runs the most hazard of being ill-used afterwards.
But much of the opposition seems to ignore the fact that the park has been ill-used in the past.
We can deal with this argument later but even the Times the other day said returning every work of art to its countries of origin just sees them ill-used and often buried away where a great public never sees them again.
A little girl who lived in the house, niece of the ill-used woman, spoke to one or two of the neighbours, saying her aunt had been tied to a plank, and that her uncle, so she believed, had cruelly ill-treated her.
We had discussed my dog's sudden reluctance to do a duck search, as well as the ill-used term "prey-drive" (Gun Dog, November 2012, pages 28-31).
Stalkers, harassers and thieves have ill-used these easily-bought machines, causing panic to pedestrians and wrecking havoc on the street.
Alan Taylor was the most prolific performer, the best-loved entertainer and, in the end, the most ill-used star ever to dominate - the only word - to dominate commercial television in Wales.
When you look back at the last few years of this relationship, what's striking is how the two countries always seem to be sulking -- feeling unappreciated and ill-used.
When you look back at the past few years of this relationship, what is striking is how the two countries always seem to be sulking - feeling unappreciated and ill-used.
But the problem here is that, like all the tools at hand, history is being ill-used to justify tyranny and to use the language of the mutual 'injustices.
We know that much of media resources and technicalities were ill-used to destroy and confuse, via indecent programs, youth and families," said the Patriarch.