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NIGHT. That space of time during which the sun is below the horizon of the earth, except, that short space which precedes its rising and follows its setting, during which, by its light, the countenance of a man may be discerned. I Hale, P. C. 550; 3 Inst. 63; 4 Bl. Com. 224; 1 Hawk. P. C. 101; 3 Chit. Cr. Law, 1093; 2 Leach, 710; Bac. Ab. Burglary, D; 2 East, P. C. 509; 2 Russ. Cr. 32; Rosc. Cr. Ev. 278; 7 Dane's Ab. 134.

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On her rescue from the Titanic she was in her nightdress and this coat was the first garment she snatched for warmth.
Tired, worried " When we reached office by 7am, we saw people standing outside the building in their nightdress.
She was often thrown out in She was often thrown out in her nightdress and on one her nightdress and on one occasion fled to a homeless occasion fled to a homeless shelter.
In the video, Haifa appears overly-sexual while dressed in what looks like an extremely tight red nightdress - it's so tight she could burst out of it
Without the sack nightdress, would I get iced before finding that glittering gold nugget?
Police found the elder daughter wearing a nightdress and lying in a flooded bathroom, while the second was wrapped in a blanket and placed in bed after suffering the same fate, The National said.
Janet Richardson was in just a nightdress as she was being moved by stretcher.
The 25-year-old teamed her sexy look with white stripper heels and a silky violet nightdress.
slippers shiver under my nightdress as I happen upon a reason for waking
That could be a maxi dress - it could actually be her nightdress.
Dubai An Indian servant yesterday denied the charges of peeping at a woman as she was wearing her nightdress while taking her afternoon nap in her bedroom.