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For all that," said Don Quixote, "thou must seat thyself, because him who humbleth himself God exalteth;" and seizing him by the arm he forced him to sit down beside himself.
Then he took his seat again on the seat from which he had risen; and Antinous rebuked him saying:
This time Daylight kept his seat, but, beyond a futile rein across the neck, did nothing to prevent the evolution.
Yes, he must bring out seats and food for both, and in serving us present not ewer and napkin with more show of respect to the one than to the other.
Jumping out of the buggy he put Dorothy's suit-case under the seat and her bird-cage on the floor in front.
They found all the rest of the party already in their seats and the curtain about to go up.
Like a sailor shinning up the ratlins during a squall Jerry mounted to his professional seat.
And he sat down on the seat again with a smile upon his face, waiting for the sun to set.
The silver was everywhere thickly encrusted with diamonds and the seat was upholstered in white satin.
Of Mans First Disobedience, and the Fruit Of that Forbidden Tree, whose mortal tast Brought Death into the World, and all our woe, With loss of EDEN, till one greater Man Restore us, and regain the blissful Seat, Sing Heav'nly Muse, that on the secret top Of OREB, or of SINAI, didst inspire That Shepherd, who first taught the chosen Seed, In the Beginning how the Heav'ns and Earth Rose out of CHAOS: Or if SION Hill Delight thee more, and SILOA'S Brook that flow'd Fast by the Oracle of God; I thence Invoke thy aid to my adventrous Song, That with no middle flight intends to soar Above th' AONIAN Mount, while it pursues Things unattempted yet in Prose or Rhime.
laughed she, and, instantly quitting her seat, she sought refuge at the window by which I was seated, and, in very desperation, to escape my brother's persecutions, endeavoured to draw me into conversation.
At the edge of the West Cliff above the pier I looked across the harbour to the East Cliff, in the hope or fear, I don't know which, of seeing Lucy in our favorite seat.