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Ourdays always wound up with an extra good dinner, and a touch of gala costume in honor of the occasion.

On that occasion they killed seven of our men, besides wounding many.

They ought, therefore, to be brought into the account on this occasion.

The occasion of this rupture between George the First and his son was curious.

The TownLeigh Hunt

The man was innocent of any evil intent on this occasion, but Ravenshaw would have quarrelled with an angel just then.

The Red Man's RevengeR.M. Ballantyne

I never drove through a Grand Duke's equipage on any other occasion.

A Cigarette-Maker's RomanceF. Marion Crawford

I'll take the liberty of laying down a few bottles in memory of the occasion—until Your Majesty honours us again.

Dry Fish and WetAnthon Bernhard Elias Nilsen

On this occasion, Washington went some distance to meet his wife, and waited in a little village until she should arrive.

Stories of New JerseyFrank Richard Stockton

They should, therefore, not have been distrusted on this occasion.

The banquet in the air on the present occasion could only be done justice to by the courtly painters of the reign of Louis XV.

LothairBenjamin Disraeli

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