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Fast-forward, we borrow that car to drive from San Francisco to Palm Springs, and we eloped!
TELLING MEN’S STORIES THROUGH THEIR CARSDANIEL BENTLEYOCTOBER 19, 2020FORTUNE
Suffice it to say, a mutual passion was conceived between the two cousins, and my father persuaded her to elope with him.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
I assure you that I wouldn't offer to elope with a suffrage tract, or a skirted treatise on socialism.
MOUNTAINCLEMENT WOOD
I've never done anything romantic in my life, and I've always wanted to elope, or something.
ISLE O' DREAMSFREDERICK F. MOORE
A couple of months ago she did me the honour to elope—temporarily, of course—with M. Paul Destournelle.
THE HISTORY OF SIR RICHARD CALMADYLUCAS MALET
I could not elope with the shadow, it slipped away when the horse started, and waited on the road for its lawful owner.
PETER SCHLEMIHLADELBERT VON CHAMISSO
She sees the major's wife come to urge a vain prayer that he should desert the army and elope with her.
MODERNITIESHORACE BARNETT SAMUEL
Husband: Just this morning he said, "Pop, you tell mamma to come back quick or I'll elope with the ice man."
WISCONSIN IN STORY AND SONG;VARIOUS
The Baron had pleaded his cause eloquently, as he thought—had won Christabel almost to consent to elope with him—but not quite.
MOUNT ROYAL, VOLUME 3 OF 3MARY ELIZABETH BRADDON
I tell you they positively decline to elope until after they tell the whole damn family.
WHY MARRY?JESSE LYNCH WILLIAMS
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