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I shall have occasion to speak again of Ancilla before her death.

The larger is Ancilla pyramidalis, the smaller Ancilla mucronata.

Ancilla fainted away, and the count, after refunding the money, challenged me to follow him out and measure swords.

I likewise met in the same place Campioni, the husband of the beautiful Ancilla.

I was never unwelcome at their amorous battles, and the voluptuous Ancilla was delighted to have me for a witness.

In England, where all agreements are binding, Ancilla would have won her case, but at Venice she lost it.

It may be added that S. phegea, and also Naclia ancilla, have been reported as British.

Or does he go to hers at her father's, climbing a garden wall every night like Romeo, bribing the porter, or trusting Ancilla?

Hic quiescit ancilla Dei, quæ de suis omnibus possidet domum istam, quam amicæ deflent solaciumque requirunt.

Serva means a female slave, with especial reference to her legal condition; ancilla, in ordinary life, as the feminine of servus.

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