RECLAIM


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RECLAIMReading Council for Literacy Advance in Montreal (Canada; est. 1980)
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In reply I gave her the half of the linen I had kept in order to reclaim him if we became rich.
At last it seemed as if, in her yearning desire to reclaim the lost sheep, she could not be satisfied by addressing her hearers as a body.
I should not dream of doing so were it not absolutely certain that I should be able in four days to reclaim it.
But in three days justice will reclaim her, and she will be hanged on the Grève.
He possessed, it was said, a set of false teeth, and one day when he wanted money for a drinking orgy, he pawned them, and was never able to reclaim them
The mother, having lost her boy, imagined a grandson, and wished in a double sense to reclaim her daughter.
Why, Perry," I exclaimed, "you and I may reclaim a whole world
Have you heard--when those starving and sinning fellow-creatures happened to be women--of Refuges established to protect and reclaim them?
Crawley and her child would remain behind until he came to reclaim them.
You are most right, sir, in hesitating to receive the wife until you are quite certain that the husband will not exert his authority to reclaim her.
The design and object of this Institution is to reclaim the youthful criminal by firm but kind and judicious treatment; to make his prison a place of purification and improvement, not of demoralisation and corruption; to impress upon him that there is but one path, and that one sober industry, which can ever lead him to happiness; to teach him how it may be trodden, if his footsteps have never yet been led that way; and to lure him back to it if they have strayed: in a word, to snatch him from destruction, and restore him to society a penitent and useful member.
I devoted myself to reclaim the otherwise predestined and lost boy; to give him the reputation of an honest origin; to bring him up in fear and trembling, and in a life of practical contrition for the sins that were heavy on his head before his entrance into this condemned world.