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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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Montcalm and Wolfe, Volume 1

Francis Parkman - United States - 1884 - 514 pages
...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 1755, 1756.] WASHINGTON. 333 that are now in forts must unavoidably fall, while the remainder are flying...
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Montcalm and Wolfe, Volume 1

Francis Parkman - United States - 1884
...wrote in April, " may see to what unhappy straits the distresse'd inhabitants and myself are reduced. I see inevitable destruction in so clear a light, that unless vigorous meas-" ures are taken by the Assembly, and speedy assistance sent from below, the poor inhabitants...
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St. Nicholas, Volume 13, Part 1

Children's literature - 1886
...swelling for redress. But what can I do? I sec their situation, know their danger, and participate in their sufferings, without having it in my power to...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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Washington and His Country: Being Irving's Life of Washington, Abridged for ...

Washington Irving, John Fiske - United States - 1887 - 618 pages
...people's distresses. But what can I do ? I see their situation ; I know their danger, and participate in their sufferings, without having it in my power to...give them further relief than uncertain promises." -5- " The supplicating tears of the women, and moving petitions of the men, melt me into such deadly...
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Washington and His Country: Being Irving's Life of Washington : Abridged for ...

John Fiske - United States - 1888 - 618 pages
...people's distresses. But what can I do ? I see their situation ; 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...
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...From Farm House to the White House: The Life of George Washington

William Makepeace Thayer - 1890 - 503 pages
...swelling for redress. But what can I do ? I see their situation, know their danger, and participate in their sufferings, without having it in my power to...speedy assistance sent from below, the poor inhabitants that are now in forts must unavoidably fall, ON THE FRONTIER. 245 while the remainder are flying before...
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...From Farm House to the White House: The Life of George Washington

William M. Thayer - Generals - 1890 - 503 pages
...swelling for redress. But what can I do ? I see their situation, know their danger, and participate in their sufferings, without having it in my power to...Assembly, and speedy assistance sent from below, the poor inhab itants that are now in forts must unavoidably fall while the remainder are flying before a barbarous...
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Washington and His Country: Being Irving's Life of Washington

Washington Irving - 1893
...people's distresses. But what can I do ? I see their situation ; 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...
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Washington and His Country: Being Irving's Life of Washington, Abridged for ...

Washington Irving - United States - 1896 - 618 pages
...people's distresses. But what can I do ? I see their situation ; 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...
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The Work of Francis Parkman, Volume 19

Francis Parkman - America - 1897
...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 that...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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