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Էջ 21 - It is you that have forced me to this ! I have sought the Lord night and day that he would rather slay me than put me upon the doing of this work.
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Էջ 285 - so that he can enlist as many of them as he pleases, and a number of our own. The discoverer of these places planted on his newfound lands a large cross, with one flag of England and another of St. Mark, by reason of his being a Venetian, so that our banner has floated very far afield.
Էջ 285 - vast honour is paid him ; he dresses in silk, and these English run after him like mad people, so that he can enlist as many of them as he pleases, and a number of our own. The discoverer of these places planted on his newfound lands a large cross, with one flag of England and another of St. Mark,
Էջ 51 - and the Grammouts. They played a serviceable part in ridding the kingdom of its besotted loyalty. They saved our forefathers from the Star chamber and the High Commission court; they laboured in their vocation against standing armies and corruption ; they pressed forward the great ultimate security of English freedom, the expulsion of the House of Stuart.
Էջ 201 - am no way concerned would be neither decent nor true. The representation of Bristol was an object on many accounts dear to me, and I certainly should very far prefer it to any other in the kingdom. My habits are made to it, and it is in general more unpleasant to be rejected, after long trial,
Էջ 42 - Come again to my house. If thou and I were but an hour of the day together we should be nearer one to the other. I wish no more harm to thee than I do to my own soul.
Էջ 6 - of your person and the strength of that place which you may think yourself bound and able to maintain. Sir, the crown of England is, and will be, where it ought to be ; we fight to maintain it there. But the king, misled by evil counsellors, or through a seduced heart, hath left his Parliament