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Sif has a gallant at home; thou wilt anxious be to find him: thou shalt that arduous work perform; it will beseem thee better.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
To think and speak of that day with horror doth well beseem the impenitent sinner, but ill the believing saint.
THE WORLDS GREATEST BOOKS, VOLUME XIII.VARIOUS
Fair knight, said that knight, it would beseem a knight to joust and to fight on horseback.
LE MORTE D'ARTHUR, VOLUME II (OF II)THOMAS MALORY
As it would not beseem me as composer to express an opinion of my own work, we will here alone speak of its performance.
LOUIS SPOHR'S AUTOBIOGRAPHYLOUIS SPOHR
All this I know; but we have fared so ill in this house that mirth and laughter ill beseem us.
HEROINES THAT EVERY CHILD SHOULD KNOWVARIOUS
Grudge him not the independence and the honors that beseem the state of the lion growing old.
MCCLURE'S MAGAZINE, VOL. XXXI, SEPTEMBER 1908, NO. 5VARIOUS
The artifices and sleights of some of them would beseem more refined ages.
THE HISTORY OF CHIVALRY, VOLUME I (OF 2)CHARLES MILLS
But thou art thyself a servant of the House, and it would ill beseem thee to say other words than these.
A HISTORY OF CHINESE LITERATUREHERBERT A. GILES
In doing this, the “I” has, perhaps, talked far too much to beseem those proprieties which the author of a book should observe.
A WALK FROM LONDON TO JOHN O'GROAT'SELIHU BURRITT
It does not beseem you, who are educated upon the king's bounty, to speak thus.
THE EMPRESS JOSEPHINELOUISE MUHLBACH

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