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" I see their situation, know their danger, and participate their sufferings, without having it in my power to give them further relief, than uncertain promises. In short, I see inevitable destruction in so clear a light, that, unless vigorous measures... "
The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature - Page 415
1809
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The Life of George Washington, Commander-in-Chief of the ..., Volumes 1-2

Aaron Bancroft - Presidents - 1858
...Governour, he thus pamts the situation of the inhabitants and the troops. " I see their situation, I know their danger, and participate their sufferings,...destruction in so clear a light, that, unless vigorous measurea are taken by the Assembly, and speedy assistance sent from below, the poor inhabitants, now...
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Oliver Goldsmith

Washington Irving - 1859
...language to attempt a description of these people's distresses. But what can I do ? I see their situation; I know their danger, and participate their sufferings,...give them further relief than uncertain promises." " The supplicating tears of the women, and moving petitions of the men, melt me into such deadly sorrow,...
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Life of George Washington: Written for Children

E. Cecil - 1859 - 258 pages
...language to attempt a description of these people's distresses. But what can I do ? I see their situation, I know their danger, and participate their sufferings,...to give them further relief than uncertain promises The supplicating tears of the women, and moving petitions of the men, melt me into such deadly sorrow,...
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The Illustrated Life of Washington: With Vivid Pen Paintings of Battles and ...

J. T. Headley - 1859 - 508 pages
...sensible of wrongs and swelling for redress. I see their situation, know their danger, and participate in their sufferings, without having it in my power to...give them further relief than uncertain promises." These things, together with the unmerited abuse heaped upon the officers, and thus, indirectly upon...
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THE ILLUSTRATED LIFE OF WASHINGTON.

HON. J. Y. HEADLEY - 1860
...sensible of wrongs and swelling for redress. I see their situation, know their danger, and participate in their sufferings, without having it in my power to...give them further relief than uncertain promises." These things, together with the unmerited abuse heaped upon the officers, and thus, indirectly upon...
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The Illustrated Life of Washington: Giving an Account of His Early ...

J. T. Headley - 1860 - 528 pages
...sensible of wrongs .and swelling for redress. I see their situation, know their danger, and participate in their sufferings, without having it in my power to...give them further relief than uncertain promises." These things, together with the unmerited abuse heaped upon the officers, and thus, indirectly upon...
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Life of George Washington, Volume 1

Washington Irving - 1860
...language to attempt a description of these people's distresses. But what can I do ? I see their situation; I know their danger, and participate their sufferings, without having it in ray power to give them further relief than uncertain promises." " The supplicating tears of the women,...
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The Works of Washington Irving in Twelve Volumes, Volume 10

Washington Irving - 1881
...to attempt a description of these people's distresses. But what can I do ? I see their situation ; I know their danger, and participate their sufferings,...give them further relief than uncertain promises." — " The supplicating tears of the women, and moving petitions of the men, melt me into such deadly...
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A History of the French War: Ending in the Conquest of Canada, with a ...

Rossiter Johnson - Canada - 1882 - 381 pages
...description of these people's distresses. But what can I do ? I know their danger, and participate in their sufferings, without having it in my power to give them further relief than uncertain promises. The supplicating tears of the women and moving petitions of the men melt me into such deadly sorrow,...
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France and England in North America

Francisc Parkman - 1884
...wrote in April, " may see to what unhappy straits the distressed inhabitants and myself are reduced. I see inevitable destruction in so clear a light,...speedy assistance sent from below, the poor inhabitants that are now in forts must unavoidably fall, while the remainder are flying before the barbarous foe....
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