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“But the laws of Poloeland and those of Flatland are different,” said Amalatok, starting another objection.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
Because the universe is governed by laws, and there is no credible instance on record of those laws being suspended.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
It is something which takes side in the child's breast with the reasonable governor and the laws which he or she administers.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Gottfried Achenwall, an eminent German lecturer on statistics, history and the laws of nature, died at Gttingen.
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Since we are to learn by thinking we must at the outset learn the definition of the three Laws of Thinking.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
So far Murat had always held subordinate commands; his great ambition was to become the commander-in-chief of an independent army.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Their jurisdictions overlapped and the Gascon would play second fiddle to no one save to his great brother-in-law.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Since words have different meanings, we may sometimes find that a pair of words exemplify all three Laws, as plough and sword.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)

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