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and the more ashamed, the more you know me; and I cannot bide it.
No, ma'am--the horses were just coming out, but I could not bide any longer; I was afraid of being late.
I have no doubt," said the duchess, "that my good Dona Rodriguez is right, and very much so; but she had better bide her time for fighting her own battle and that of the rest of the duennas, so as to crush the calumny of that vile apothecary, and root out the prejudice in the great Sancho Panza's mind.