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And there were ninety-six pomegranates hanging down: and the pomegranates being a hundred in all, were compassed with network.THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
The waters compassed me about even to the soul: the deep hath closed me round about, the sea hath covered my head.THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Human invention has devised nothing, human power has compassed nothing, that can forcibly restrain it, when it breaks forth.SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
For dogs have compassed me; the assembly of the wicked have enclosed me; they have pierced my hands and my feet.JESUS, THE MESSIAH; OR, THE OLD TESTAMENT PROPHECIES FULFILLED IN THE NEW TESTAMENT SCRIPTURES(A LADY) ANONYMOUS
We laughed uncomfortably, and Davies compassed a wonderful German phrase to the effect that 'it might come in useful'.THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS
It was ever the foe behind Montcalm that was his worst enemy, and which eventually compassed his ruin.HISTORIC HIGHWAYS OF AMERICA (VOL. 5)ARCHER BUTLER HULBERT
It is compassed with a dry ditch and a wall, with square towers in it at about every forty yards' distance.EARLY TRAVELS IN PALESTINEARCULF ET AL.
It is of a square figure, compassed with a tolerable good wall, in which are towers all round at equal distances.EARLY TRAVELS IN PALESTINEARCULF ET AL.
Still less could she have compassed any vision of the tie—the extraordinary, intangible, immaterial tie that held them.THE FLAW IN THE CRYSTALMAY SINCLAIR
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