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Nor shall I know peace of mind again until this ill-omened chateau is a good three leagues or so behind us.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
But Miss Jackson, who was not without some charms of person, was the ill-omened star that was to blight his life.
Nor is it necessary, that any ill-omened apprehensions should be excited by the misfortunes of the Alexander and the Friendship.
Finally no one would stop in the ill-omened mansion until Mr Pratt arrived.
THE PAGAN'S CUPFERGUS HUME
We need not say that the ill-omened ship is broken in fragments by the wrath of the weltering fiend.
He would draw back from them as ill-omened things, and next moment he was going over them to himself like a child at lessons.
Do not beget children when you are come back from ill-omened burial, but after a festival of the gods.
We left the ill-omened cooperage with its mystery still unsolved, and we splashed our way up to the house.
And this we may be sure was the spirit of many another reply to these ill-omened invitations.
ROBERT BURNSPRINCIPAL SHAIRP.
I rose long before my usual hour, and sought relief from inaction in preparations for my ill-omened journey.
DISCIPLINEMARY BRUNTON

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