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The Padre Manoel Gomez received us very kindly, and our pic-nic was spread in the ample veranda of his parsonage.
Padre Marchi first rejected this theory of construction, and the brothers De Rossi have completely refuted it.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
The Padre Jose, who is the chaplain, is also the overseer of the estate; a combination of offices that I find is usual here.
This opinion, however, has been since refuted in an able monograph on the subject by Padre Garrucci.
THE CATACOMBS OF ROMEWILLIAM HENRY WITHROW
"I am not mad, Padre, and I will trouble you not to employ such language toward me," the prisoner replied drily.
THE BORDER RIFLESGUSTAVE AIMARD
The Padre was aboard, and the two Mituans that sailed for him, and two men besides, one in a cocked hat and uniform.
THE BELTED SEASARTHUR COLTON
That same afternoon, as I sat upon my knoll, I saw the Padre enter the gates of the residencia.
Does the padre come to us and sanctimoniously pronounce our eternal doom should he hear us swear?
PRIVATE PEATHAROLD R. PEAT
The padre here will draw up the contract of marriage in the old form; it is better than the manner of today.
THE TREASURE TRAILMARAH ELLIS RYAN
Here you will find the padre with his coat off engaged in the real "shirt-sleeve" religion of the trenches.
PRIVATE PEATHAROLD R. PEAT

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