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As, according to her own statement, this surgical operation was a matter of daily occurrence in the cabin, the declaration no whit abated the merriment, till every one had roared and tumbled and danced themselves down to a state of composure.
I was complaining of a small fit of the colic, upon which my conductor led me into a room where a great physician resided, who was famous for curing that disease, by contrary operations from the same instrument.
And yet this is the plain alternative involved by those who wish to deny it the power of extending its operations to individuals.
But if the government be national with regard to the OPERATION of its powers, it changes its aspect again when we contemplate it in relation to the EXTENT of its powers.
Then bring it with you, that in all ways the operation is successful.
Owing to the continued operation of this latter process, which only terminates among the warriors of the island after all the figures stretched upon their limbs in youth have been blended together--an effect, however, produced only in cases of extreme longevity--the bodies Of these men were of a uniform dull green colour--the hue which the tattooing gradually assumes as the individual advances in age.
The strong light of these candles is favorable to the operation, and it is seldom that we hard students enjoy good eyesight.
Still it would be worth while if an operation made it possible for him to wear a more ordinary boot and to limp less.
He tucked up the cuffs of his coat and began the operation.
And suppose the operation is a failure and Dick remains the same.
It was a purely disinterested operation in the strictest sense of the term, and offered not the slightest chance of profit.
I think, sir, that the operation is nearing its completion," replied Lieutenant Bronsfield.

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