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I will myself go out against this man, but the upshot of the fight will be from on high in the hands of the immortal gods.
The upshot was that the Grandmother turned him out of the room with her stick(it was a real stick, too
Lurgan Sahib did not use as direct speech, but his advice tallied with Mahbub's; and the upshot was good for Kim.
He had come to offer apologies for his rudeness of the morning, and after a long private interview with Sir Henry in his study the upshot of their conversation was that the breach is quite healed, and that we are to dine at Merripit House next Friday as a sign of it.
But the real upshot of the business was that the number of riddles to be solved was augmented.
The extraordinary upshot of this adventure was -- but we have not decided yet that this is the adventure we are to narrate.
At first Mary, to whom the offer was passed on, rejected it with hauteur, but presently she wavered, and the upshot was that Irene, looking scornful and anxious, arrived one day with the perambulator.
The upshot of them was a decision to com-bine our search for Dian with an attempt to rebuild the crumbled federation.
Her uncle answered 'Yes,' and meeting hastily, they exchanged some hurried words together; of which the upshot was, that Mrs.
The upshot of all this was that when Boxtel, who watched the course of political events much more attentively than his neighbour Cornelius was used to do, heard the news of the brothers De Witt being arrested on a charge of high treason against the States, he thought within his heart that very likely he needed only to say one word, and the godson would be arrested as well as the godfather.
But the upshot of it all - of my thinking and reading and loving - is that I am going to move to Grub Street.
An' wuth thot he tells them the whole upshot, an' Albert puts on hus shoe, an' they go wuth the munuster an' are married proper an' lawful, an' oz Albert Mahan says afterward mony's the time, ''Tus no every mon thot hoz two weddun' nights on Island McGill.