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AcronymDefinition
DONDepartment Of the Navy
DONDonald
DoNDead of Night (gaming clans)
DONDouble or Nothing
DONDirector Of Nursing
DONDepartment of Navy
DONDonnerstag (German: Thursday)
DONDeoxynivalenol
DoNDeclaration of Neutrality (Cyber Nations)
DONDescription of Need
DONDelivery Order Number
DONDysbaric Osteonecrosis (biology)
DONDocument Order Number
DONDonation
DONDelo Osobennogo Nablyudeniya (Russian: special surveillance file; KGB slang)
DONDe Origin Noble (of Noble Origin; title of address)
DONDissolved Organic Nitrogen
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No soft words with me, for I know you, lying rabble," said Don Quixote, and without waiting for a reply he spurred Rocinante and with levelled lance charged the first friar with such fury and determination, that, if the friar had not flung himself off the mule, he would have brought him to the ground against his will, and sore wounded, if not killed outright.
Sancho answered them that this fell to him lawfully as spoil of the battle which his lord Don Quixote had won.
Don Quixote was, as has been said, speaking to the lady in the coach: "Your beauty, lady mine," said he, "may now dispose of your person as may be most in accordance with your pleasure, for the pride of your ravishers lies prostrate on the ground through this strong arm of mine; and lest you should be pining to know the name of your deliverer, know that I am called Don Quixote of La Mancha, knight-errant and adventurer, and captive to the peerless and beautiful lady Dulcinea del Toboso: and in return for the service you have received of me I ask no more than that you should return to El Toboso, and on my behalf present yourself before that lady and tell her what I have done to set you free.
One of the squires in attendance upon the coach, a Biscayan, was listening to all Don Quixote was saying, and, perceiving that he would not allow the coach to go on, but was saying it must return at once to El Toboso, he made at him, and seizing his lance addressed him in bad Castilian and worse Biscayan after his fashion, "Begone, caballero, and ill go with thee; by the God that made me, unless thou quittest coach, slayest thee as art here a Biscayan.
You will see presently," said Agrajes,'" replied Don Quixote; and throwing his lance on the ground he drew his sword, braced his buckler on his arm, and attacked the Biscayan, bent upon taking his life.
The lady in the coach, amazed and terrified at what she saw, ordered the coachman to draw aside a little, and set herself to watch this severe struggle, in the course of which the Biscayan smote Don Quixote a mighty stroke on the shoulder over the top of his buckler, which, given to one without armour, would have cleft him to the waist.
On, then, as aforesaid, came Don Quixote against the wary Biscayan, with uplifted sword and a firm intention of splitting him in half, while on his side the Biscayan waited for him sword in hand, and under the protection of his cushion; and all present stood trembling, waiting in suspense the result of blows such as threatened to fall, and the lady in the coach and the rest of her following were making a thousand vows and offerings to all the images and shrines of Spain, that God might deliver her squire and all of them from this great peril in which they found themselves.
DON IT Conferences are held annually in fleet concentration areas on each coast and are hosted by the DON Chief Information Officer.
Intentamos destacar la plural identidad de Don Juan arquetipo del analisis de su relacion con las mujeres.
Don gets the 'you're fired' letter because he broke one of the stipulations when he crashed Commander Cigarettes' meeting.
At the 2011 P&Y Convention, Don and I visited again, swapping stories of our archery, exploits since the last time we had seen each other.
I had to do a lot of fist-fighting that I didn't do too much of in the earlier Don.