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Whether advocates and orators had liberty to plead in causes, manifestly known to be unjust, vexatious, or oppressive?
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
He worketh under correction, and seeketh to rest: let his hands be idle, and he seeketh liberty.
Tressan was monstrous ill-at-ease, and his face lost a good deal of its habitual plethora of colour.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
It is a further refinement when the staunch little lover of liberty sets about "easing" the pressure of commands.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
He walked on, and thought of the rapt liberty of the soul in the sweet serenities of beautiful solitude.
"And the first thing you did with your liberty was to come to Europe," said Miss Thangue, with a sympathetic smile.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
How many times more would you have wished to be refused, and how many refusals would have been required to give me my liberty?
CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
She thought, knowing Janet to be at liberty and never dreaming that she would refuse: "I am saved--for the present."
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
For six days Mamma wept at intervals, and showed the woman in black all Punch's clothes—a liberty which Punch resented.
A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI

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