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Ashton, with twenty-five men, pursued, and overtook the savages, and a smart fight ensued, which lasted two hours; but they being superior in number, obliged Captain Ashton's party to retreat, with the loss of eight killed, and four mortally wounded; their brave commander himself being numbered among the dead.
Trigg, Major Harland, and myself, speedily collected one hundred and seventy-six men, well armed, and pursued the savages.
When we gave way, they pursued us with the utmost eagerness, and in every quarter spread destruction.
In the mean time, the alarm spread through the neighbourhood; the armed men collected immediately, and pursued the ravagers into the wilderness.
To reason with her,' pursued Bradley, half humouring what was present, and half angry with what was not present; 'for her own sake.
But I fear,' he pursued, after a pause, furtively wrenching at the seat of his chair with one hand, as if he would have wrenched the chair to pieces, and gloomily observing her while her eyes were cast down, 'that my humble services would not have found much favour with you?
In 1999, I pursued an access course to higher education at Coleg Glan Hafren, Trowbridge, Cardiff, and am utterly bemused why this qualification is not offered in high schools
1 : to follow after in order to catch or destroy : chase <A dog pursued the fleeing cat.
Females pursued responsibility goals and intimacy/relationship goals more often than did males (Anderman & Anderman, 1999; Ford, 1996; Patrick, Anderman, & Ryan, 1997).
At first, they pursued a test case in which they convinced the New York City District Attorney's office to prosecute a wealthy businessman picked up with two alleged prostitutes; they hoped to use the case to convince the judiciary to adopt an expanded definition of "vagrancy" that could be applied to men as well as women.
Until recently, the state has rarely pursued such claims, but that seems likely to change soon.
For this reason, it is crucial that diversity is pursued in the stages outlined in the model and that diversification becomes a process to be achieved one step at a time.