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Throwing down the ill-omened journal, I could not forbear a muttered quotation: "The day looks dark for England."

Border and BastilleGeorge A. Lawrence

They who think that superstition can be weakened in this way, do not know the vitality of that dark and ill-omened principle.

Wherefore I counsel you to pause ere you reach that ill-omened waste, and pass the night at the hostel there.

The Lost Treasure of TrevlynEvelyn Everett-Green

How reviving was the breath of the early morning, after leaving that close, suffocating, ill-omened inn!

The Diary of an EnnuyeAnna Brownell Jameson

Nor is it necessary, that any ill-omened apprehensions should be excited by the misfortunes of the Alexander and the Friendship.

Otherwise, her likeness to her sister was almost uncanny, if that ill-omened word might be applied to two remarkably pretty girls.

His Unknown WifeLouis Tracy

Most of those who now passed to that ill-omened abode were his friends or acquaintance.

Sir Christopher WrenLucy Phillimore

The day appointed for Alice's ill-starred nuptials draws near with ill-omened celerity.

For a good fifteen minutes the ill-omened crew continued their retreat by forced march.

The Exploits of JuvePierre Souvestre and Marcel Allain

Juve, without being aware of it, had just written on the paper of his note-book the ill-omened name which haunted him.

The Exploits of JuvePierre Souvestre and Marcel Allain

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