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He even felt a certain enjoyment in the discomfiture of the self-constituted posse of searchers for stolen goods.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Hc mihi videtur esse posse commodissima & sufficiens narrandorum omnium expositio.
The posse found the cabin deserted, except for the presence of a lame, old man who was reported as the cook for the outfit.
DAVID LANNARCK, MIDGETGEORGE S. HARNEY
Went on to Suvla and landed with all my posse, remaining in consultation with Corps Headquarters till 3.30.
And where he ate the sheriff and his posse would likewise have to dine.
THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
Ballarat was about one hundred miles distant, and a posse started in pursuit.
This seemed to be a somewhat curious proceeding, and the posse immediately closed in about the man.
Virgil shows knowledge of men when he says of the row-boat straining in emulation, 'Possunt quia posse videntur.''
Then Garry remembered that this was impossible, as Everett would have a posse come to the house if he were not back at six.
They passed Miss Appleby taking a posse of her young lady boarders out for a walk.
THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS

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