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To Berthier, if to any one, Bonaparte entrusted his secret designs, for he knew that he could do so in safety.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
These residents then killed the parish priest, and without arms fled for safety to the mountain ravines.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Juan de Messa lost his head, and ran down stairs, thinking that his safety lay there.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
In short, in a few minutes, he might have the safety of his father, and the preservation of Europe in his hand.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
In that instant I felt fingers tighten on my arm, tighten till they bit into the flesh, and I was pulled back into safety.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
The percentage of reserves to deposits, which marks the safety line for England, refers to the items in the banking department.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
But also it was an inarticulate yearning to find that state of safety where he and she dwelt secure from separation—in the 'sea.'
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
And here he might have stopped with safety; but his roused, suspicious, sensitive nature, would not suffer him.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
A feed-pump forced water into the boilers; each had a safety-valve with a lever and weight.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
His head was cool, his feet were firm, his body light, and he passed from one tree to another in perfect safety.
ALILA, OUR LITTLE PHILIPPINE COUSINMARY HAZELTON WADE

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