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This I accepted, and at the request of the same gentlemen, undertook to mark out a road in the best passage from the settlement through the wilderness to Kentucke, with such assistance as I thought necessary to employ for such an important undertaking.
It is very important to my present object that we should become acquainted with each other -- as the purely accidental result of our being near neighbors.
But independent of this most active and operative principle, to secure the equilibrium of the national House of Representatives, the plan of the convention has provided in its favor several important counterpoises to the additional authorities to be conferred upon the Senate.
To those who have been led by experience to attend to this consideration, it could not appear surprising, that the act of the convention, which recommends so many important changes and innovations, which may be viewed in so many lights and relations, and which touches the springs of so many passions and interests, should find or excite dispositions unfriendly, both on one side and on the other, to a fair discussion and accurate judgment of its merits.
Townshend, an ornithologist; from these gentlemen we may look forward to important information concerning these interesting regions.
This difference in opinion had long been a subject of amicable dispute between them: but, Latterly, the contest was getting to be too important to admit of trivial discussions on the part of Marmaduke, whose acute discernment was already catching faint glimmerings of the important events that were in embryo.
I came to speak to you about another matter, though, an important matter.
It is the first time that a Negro has made a speech in the South on any important occasion before an audience composed of white men and women.
Some of the most important old men were the center of groups which even strangers approached respectfully to hear the voices of well-known men.
I have just finished," she continued, "the most important piece of work they have trusted me with yet, and I have been awfully lucky.
You wander," he said to the Accuser; "it is of little importance how I obtained my power; it is only important how I have used it.
Five mean, `Come over as soon as possible, because I have something important to reveal.