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He now rejoiced in the possession of a small weapon with which he could prostrate his com- rade at the first signs of a cross-examination.
Sir John d'Urberville--that's who I am," continued the prostrate man.
Almost simultaneously Clayton regained his feet, and without thought of the utter hopelessness of it, he rushed forward to drag the ape from his wife's prostrate form.
Two of the brothers led Pierre up to the altar, placed his feet at right angles, and bade him lie down, saying that he must prostrate himself at the Gates of the Temple.
In the courts of our fathers men do not prostrate themselves before royalty.
Another thunderous roar broke from the savage throat, the woman screamed and swooned across the body of the man stretched prostrate upon the stone altar before her.