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At length the reflux of the tide, and the springing up of the wind, enabled them to quit their dangerous situation and take shelter in a small bay within Cape Disappointment, where they rode in safety during the residue of a stormy night, and enjoyed a brief interval of refreshing sleep.
But we who deal in private character, who search into the most retired recesses, and draw forth examples of virtue and vice from holes and corners of the world, are in a more dangerous situation. As we have no public notoriety, no concurrent testimony, no records to support and corroborate what we deliver, it becomes us to keep within the limits not only of possibility, but of probability too; and this more especially in painting what is greatly good and amiable.
He thought how one day, in a less dangerous situation than the one in which he was now placed, he had already endeavored to sacrifice her to his honor.
His antagonist sprung from horseback, waved his fatal sword over the head of his adversary, and commanded him to yield himself; when Prince John, more moved by the Templars dangerous situation than he had been by that of his rival, saved him the mortification of confessing himself vanquished, by casting down his warder, and putting an end to the conflict.
Notwithstanding the unfortunate circumstances of our company, and our dangerous situation, as surrounded with hostile savages, our meeting so fortunately in the wilderness made us reciprocally sensible of the utmost satisfaction.
Further words were unnecessary; for Hawkeye, merely uttering the mandate to "follow," moved along the route by which they had just entered their present critical and even dangerous situation. Their progress, like their late dialogue, was guarded, and without noise; for none knew at what moment a passing patrol, or a crouching picket of the enemy, might rise upon their path.
Such dangerous situations did not occur twice in the course of one life--he added.
ISLAMABAD -- President Dr Arif Alvi says the nukes being controlled by the fascist Indian government is a great threat to the world as their clumsiness could take the world to a dangerous situation.
MIRPUR -- Lambasting India for throwing the disputed state of Jammu and Kashmir into very dangerous situation since her sinister action of revoking special status of the occupied part of the disputed Himalayan state, the AJK-based nationalist political parties have announced forming a joint forum with the name of People's National Alliance to step up the struggle for achievement of the birth right to self-determination.
Summary: Hong Kong, Aug 5 (ANI): Hong Kong's Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Monday said that violent protests have pushed the region to the verge "of a very dangerous situation," and that they have also affected the economy.
A blink of an eye A life can be destroyed in a blink of an eye A tragic accident could happen to you or I A clumsy trip or a simple fall Can and has caused tragedy as I recall So be aware of danger at work or play Safety is paramount at the end of the day Check out your work location For any possible dangerous situation Old timers need to be a little more aware And try not to do what others your age would not dare As members of the sometimes careless and fearless human race Accidents and injuries we all sometimes unfortunately face GEORGE McLANDERS
BRUSSELS, May 4 (KUNA) -- The European Union on Saturday called for an urgent de-escalation of the dangerous situation in Gaza to ensure that civilians' lives are protected.

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