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THIEFThis Here Isn't Even Fine
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No, I would go on to the kraal with them, and tell all men that Noma was a thief.
As when a prowling Wolfe, Whom hunger drives to seek new haunt for prey, Watching where Shepherds pen thir Flocks at eeve In hurdl'd Cotes amid the field secure, Leaps o're the fence with ease into the Fould: Or as a Thief bent to unhoord the cash Of some rich Burgher, whose substantial dores, Cross-barrd and bolted fast, fear no assault, In at the window climbes, or o're the tiles; So clomb this first grand Thief into Gods Fould: So since into his Church lewd Hirelings climbe.
If thou best a miller,'' answered Gurth, undauntedly, making his weapon play around his head with equal dexterity, ``thou art doubly a thief, and I, as a true man, bid thee defiance.
A cruel blow on the hi' nat'rally spires its vision and expression and makes a honest man look like a thief.
He was always late on principle, his principle being that punctuality is the thief of time.
In the dim light it cast he was astonished to see a man standing in his chimney, but being naturally courageous he seized a stick and made straight for the supposed thief.
There were real grounds for supposing, as the Daily Telegraph said, that the thief did not belong to a professional band.
Ah, ha," whispered Monte Cristo with a smile of disappointment, "he is only a thief.
said the thief, frightened; 'I'm sure I heard someone speak.
Rosa, Rosa, open this door to me, and you will see whether I will not find the thief, -- whether I will not make him confess his crime and beg for mercy.
They at once adopted the obvious conclusion to persons of ordinary capacity--the conclusion that Isabel was the thief.
After a long and fruitless search, he made a vow that, if he could only discover the thief who had stolen the Calf, he would offer a lamb in sacrifice to Hermes, Pan, and the Guardian Deities of the forest.