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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
The Authorised Version has: “And as a mother shall she meet him, and receive him as a wife married of a virgin.”
I was thinking of any thing but the Virgin, or the window, or the light; I was thinking of my companion—so fair, and so devout.
She fixed her imploring eyes on the Virgin's face and on the saints; but all seemed to her to wear a forbidding look.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Were they to be driven out,—driven out this very day, when the Virgin had only just now seemed to promise her help and protection?
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
The print of steel-rimmed hoofs showed in the soft loam as plainly as a moccasin-track in virgin snow.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I drew back from the rim of Writing-On-the-Stone, that set of whispered phrases echoing in my ears.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Behold a virgin shall conceive, and bear a son and his name shall be called Emmanuel.

WORDS RELATED TO THE VIRGIN

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WORD OF THE DAY

oligopolynoun | [ol-i-gop-uh-lee ]SEE DEFINITION