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The Buccaneers’ ability to recruit and mollify Brady while winning a championship illustrated a new line teams may have to straddle.
Meanwhile the Athenian and Rhodian envoys got hold of the consul and tried by ingenious arguments to mollify his anger.
This, of course, did not tend to mollify the spirit of the man to whom it was written, or to make him gracious towards his wife.
THE PRIME MINISTERANTHONY TROLLOPE
This treatise was presented to Prince Maurice; but it did not mollify the indignation he had conceived against the Remonstrants.
We shall see if this will mollify the tone of the Times which ill-treated poor Lord Grey shamefully yesterday morning.
His explanation that he was Bellerophon, the stick Pegasus, and the cats the three heads of the Chimra failed to mollify me.
MOTHERING ON PERILOUSLUCY S. FURMAN
The Marquis's acquittal did not, it seems, mollify his bitterness toward Roosevelt.
And how far their influence went to mollify public sentiment concerning them, will be considered in its appropriate place.
Thus unhappily environed, our only recourse is to seek to mollify the king.
A PRINCE OF ANAHUACJAMES A. PORTER
He did not bother now to temper or anyway mollify his words.
THE WOLF CUBPATRICK CASEY

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