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The rule in both Iliad and Odyssey is that the wooer gives a bride-price to the father of the bride, ethna.
HOMER AND HIS AGEANDREW LANG
She had felt the need of some higher will than her own to strengthen her resolve to steel her heart against this fiery wooer.
HIGH NOONANONYMOUS
There was a king named Hrodmar, a wooer of Sigrlinn: he had slain the king of Svavaland, and ravaged and burnt the country.
THE ELDER EDDAS OF SAEMUND SIGFUSSON; AND THE YOUNGER EDDAS OF SNORRE STURLESONSAEMUND SIGFUSSON AND SNORRE STURLESON
Mr. Cranley blessed the luck that had not made the plumber a yet more impetuous wooer.
THE MARK OF CAINANDREW LANG
Nikolai soon found that the situation was far from being improved after he was acknowledged in the quality of wooer.
ONE OF LIFE'S SLAVESJONAS LAURITZ IDEMIL LIE
She walked away rapidly over the frozen snow, leaving the successful wooer to return to the house and relate his good luck.
KATE DANTON, OR, CAPTAIN DANTON'S DAUGHTERSMAY AGNES FLEMING
I scorn and defy the suspicions of that enemy of the persecuted South, and high-handed wooer of exclusively Northern women!
PUNCHINELLO VOL. 2, NO. 28, OCTOBER 8, 1870VARIOUS
She walked aloof and alone, until another sort of wooer came to the gate of the minister's house.
THE THING FROM THE LAKEELEANOR M. INGRAM
The idea of a wooer staking his life on winning a lady is less primitive than that of Death securing a victim.
COMPARATIVE STUDIES IN NURSERY RHYMESLINA ECKENSTEIN
He might have thrown himself at the widow's feet, been accepted, and then returned to town a jolly, thriving wooer.
BARCHESTER TOWERSANTHONY TROLLOPE

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