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"Job" had escaped from durance vile and was seeking companionship.

Note a similar liberty allowed to Paul when in durance, Acts 24:23.

If Master Walgrave were in durance vile, where was my mistress and her family?

Loris used his influence with the authorities to keep Joseph in durance.

Fortunately for Delia's nerves they were not kept long in durance vile.

So the goddess was led away and kept in durance and in misery.

But once on the wall, it was no trick to snatch the damsel from her durance vile.

Restraint, durance, confinement under arrest, or in the bilboes.

In a few minutes it was re-opened, and the men issued one by one from durance vile.

It gainsayeth those who would accuse us of rigour in his durance.

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