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It is because he loves you, poor fool, and is trying to forget you, since you are not free to listen to him or to belong to him.
Some of my townsmen, it is true, can remember and have described to me some walks which they took ten years ago, in which they were so blessed as to lose themselves for half an hour in the woods; but I know very well that they have confined themselves to the highway ever since, whatever pretensions they may make to belong to this select class.
Do you belong to the asylum, or are you just on a visit or something like that?
Any student can belong to it who is a German by birth.
It is reported of him, that, while riding along the road one day, he met a colored man, and addressed him in the usual manner of speaking to colored people on the public highways of the south: "Well, boy, whom do you belong to?
I hardly seem yet," returned Charles Darnay, "to belong to this world again.
As the travellers journeyed on their way, they were alarmed by repeated cries for assistance; and when they rode up to the place from whence they came, they were surprised to find a horse-litter placed upon the ground, beside which sat a young woman, richly dressed in the Jewish fashion, while an old man, whose yellow cap proclaimed him to belong to the same nation, walked up and down with gestures expressive of the deepest despair, and wrung his hands, as if affected by some strange disaster.
These belong to the fourth class of the enumerated cases, as they have an evident connection with the preservation of the national peace.
IT WAS an high speech of Seneca (after the manner of the Stoics), that the good things, which belong to prosperity, are to be wished; but the good things, that belong to adversity, are to be admired.
We are not so unlucky," said the new ruler, "for this Palace and the Emerald City belong to us, and we can do just as we please.
They belong to King Grisly-beard, hadst thou taken him, they had all been thine.
You belong to me already, you know; your heart, I mean.