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There are no longer divided counsels among the gods; Juno has brought them to her own mind, and woe betides the Trojans."
There are no longer divided counsels among the gods; Juno has brought them over to her own mind, and woe betides the Trojans at the hands of Jove.
There must be no halting; every one must be at his or her post; and woe betides them who hear not this morning summons to the field; for if they are not awakened by the sense of hearing, they are by the sense of feeling: no age nor sex finds any favor.
Even more obviously, they shouldn't have bothered buying that cat bed because Bobby immediately found somewhere he far preferred sleeping - and woe betide you if you try to move him.
I came from a broken home but rules were rules and as a child woe betide any of us if we broke those rules.
Jack, it seems, is one of those fervent climate change zealots convinced that we are heading for a climatic Armageddon as a result of humanity's carbon emissions over the past 200 years, and woe betide anyone who dares to disagree.
There is an enormous freedom in living as long as I have" Ex-Bond girl, Jane Seymour who is posing for Playboy aged 67 "I've never thought that Brexit was a car crash, but I do believe that it takes the form of a seriously deflating tyre and it's going to cause the same kind of trouble" Former Tory minister Viscount Hailsham "Although we think of Ancient Greece quite rightly in some respects as a wonderful, free democratic place, it had a rigid view about excluding those people whose body forms didn't fit - woe betide the elderly or the fat or the flabby" Classicist Mary Beard "We should not be spending tens of millions of pounds on trying to keep up with the Austrians, the Swiss and the Germans who have got the snow and the facilities.
There is an enormous freedom in living as long as I have Ex-Bond girl, Jane Seymour who is posing for Playboy, aged 67 Although we think of Ancient Greece quite rightly in some respects as a wonderful, free democratic place, it had a rigid view about excluding those people whose body forms didn't fit - woe betide the elderly or the fat or the flabby Classicist Mary Beard
"Although we think of Ancient Greece as a wonderful, democratic place, it had a rigid view about excluding those people whose body forms didn't fit - woe betide the elderly, the fat or the flabby" Classicist Mary Beard.
Woe betide any wannabe who gets too big for her designer boots when he's around on the Lifetime channel's top reality show.
Woe betide Tories and Labour if they now block a clean Brexit.
And woe betide any of their players who don't put a shift in against David Wagner's men.