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However, on reaching Spain, the magic of the Emperor's personality soon restored the vigour and prestige of the French arms.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
He is rather tall and narrow, and wears a long abb's coat reaching nearly down to his feet.
But men, through neglecting the rules of health, pass quickly to old age, and die before reaching that term.
Harry had no further adventures in reaching Fulton, and at once reported to Captain Duffield, who was in command of the post.
When the quantity is very small there may be no cough, the sputum reaching the larynx by action of the bronchial cilia.
Here Robinson suddenly turned pale, and, hastily reaching out for his gun, sprang to his feet.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
They slept at a miserable cabin in one of the clearings, and at early dawn pushed on, reaching the Cahuilla village before noon.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
The consequence of this was far-reaching, for Victor, like Ney, refused in future to work in conjunction with Soult.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Reaching Piccadilly, Gray stood for a time on the corner, indifferent to the jostling of passers-by.
DOPESAX ROHMER
As they looked toward the spot, the fearful head and jaws of a crocodile could be seen reaching up out of the water.

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