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He and Harris shot every man of them dead, and two who were shot through the heart they washed and dressed and set adrift to rot in the gig with false papers
The spires of meeting-houses seemed set adrift from their foundations; the broad-based hills glided away.
The boat is set adrift and it is again fired upon by what appears to be a Katyusha rocket launcher.
They placed children, a hearing was told, in danger of being isolated in an Islamic bubble and set adrift from society.
Of course, United's transfer window was relatively productive with the early signings of Memphis Depay, Morgan Schneiderlin and Bastian Schweinsteiger, all of whom will add quality to a squad that has also seen much of the 'dead wood' set adrift.
Set adrift, he is now a man left foundering somewhere between the past and the present.
Prehistoric pals Manny, Diego, and Sid, embark upon an unexpected seafaring adventure aboard an iceberg when their continent is set adrift.
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Not to be set adrift, kids' favorite "Spongebob Squarepants: Sponge Out of Water" soaked up $37.
During preliminary investigation, local residents informed that instead of cremating the bodies of unmarried girls they are set adrift in the Ganga river," the IG said.
Some thought it a wonderful selfdeprecating embrace of all the time-worn Caledonian cliches - Irn-Bru, bagpipers, Tunnock's teacakes, The Proclaimers - while others saw it as not only a good advert for Scottish independence but the main reason the country should be untied from its moorings altogether and set adrift in the North Sea.
In 1611, English explorer Henry Hudson, his son and several other people were set adrift in present-day Hudson Bay by mutineers aboard the Discovery; their fate remains unknown.