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I have a theory that it is always the women who propose to us, and not we who propose to the women.
Do you propose entering any horses at either of these races, count?
This is why it is worth carrying out, and that is why one proposes it.
And then Tommy is so annoying in the way he proposes.
He proposes to call at about quarter past six to-morrow evening, if Dr.
He proposes to tell his story as it occurred, step by step.
Now," said old Mr Clare to his wife, when he had read the envelope, "if Angel proposes leaving Rio for a visit home at the end of next month, as he told us that he hoped to do, I think this may hasten his plans; for I believe it to be from his wife.
The grandson, however, being smitten by a sudden wish to see the house himself, proposes to join the party.
It vindicates no right, it aspires to no real good, it brands no crime, it proposes no generous policy; it does not build, nor write, nor cherish the arts, nor foster religion, nor establish schools, nor encourage science, nor emancipate the slave, nor befriend the poor, or the Indian, or the immigrant.
This intrepid discoverer proposes to traverse all Africa from east to west IN A BALLOON.
By hints, I asked him whether he did not propose going back, and having a coronation; since he might now consider his father dead and gone, he being very old and feeble at the last accounts.
Fourtou's challenge, and authorizes me to propose Plessis-Piquet as the place of meeting; tomorrow morning at daybreak as the time; and axes as the weapons.