RIVAL


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RIVALRugged Intellect Verbally Assaulting Lyrics
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The chagrin of his rival was to pay for all the inconvenience which he incurred himself.
what was the disappointment of his rival! Not one of the four tulips which the latter had meant to destroy was injured at all.
But there is a rival archaeologist who would ask nothing better than to get ahead of me in this matter.
The constant study of the rival bands is to forestall and outwit each other; to supplant each other in the good will and custom of the Indian tribes; to cross each other's plans; to mislead each other as to routes; in a word, next to his own advantage, the study of the Indian trader is the disadvantage of his competitor.
On that day the Philadelphia iron-forger then believed himself victorious, and could not evince contempt enough for his rival; but when the other afterward substituted for conical shot simple
Vronsky looked round for the last time at his rivals. He knew that he would not see them during the race.
Each struck upon the bull's-eye, and one even nearer the center than his rival's mark.
Lucy made room for her with ready attention, and the two fair rivals were thus seated side by side at the same table, and, with the utmost harmony, engaged in forwarding the same work.
``Wilfred here?'' said Rowena, in disdain; ``that is as true as that Front-de-B uf is his rival.''
It has been insinuated that they were prompted to these outrages by the British merchants, who wished to keep off all rivals in the Indian trade; but others allege another motive, and one savoring of a deeper policy.
With them and with most other European nations we are rivals in navigation and the carrying trade; and we shall deceive ourselves if we suppose that any of them will rejoice to see it flourish; for, as our carrying trade cannot increase without in some degree diminishing theirs, it is more their interest, and will be more their policy, to restrain than to promote it.
Occasionally a solitary male was driven out by the sharp teeth of his rivals. In the end there remained only four: the she-wolf, the young leader, the one-eyed one, and the ambitious three-year- old.