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1  Here are walls enough to separate the whole settlement.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 25
2  A conjurer must have his time, like a straggling priest in the settlements.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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3  God knows what the country would be, if the settlements should ever spread far from the two rivers.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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4  I have seldom been where women of my color dwell; but such may be the gifts of nature in the settlements.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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5  But, concerning the life that is to come, major; I have heard preachers say, in the settlements, that heaven was a place of rest.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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6  I know not but man may so deform his works in the settlement, as to leave that which is so clear in the wilderness a matter of doubt among traders and priests.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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7  Since the period of our tale the active spirit of the country has surrounded it with a belt of rich and thriving settlements, though none but the hunter or the savage is ever known even now to penetrate its wild recesses.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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8  Though Providence has lent to those who inhabit the woods eyes that would be needless to men in the settlements, where there are inventions to assist the sight, yet no human organs can see all the dangers which at this moment circumvent us.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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9  On that morning when Magua led his silent party from the settlement of the beavers into the forests, in the manner described, the sun rose upon the Delaware encampment as if it had suddenly burst upon a busy people, actively employed in all the customary avocations of high noon.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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10  Sometimes he fancied the wary savage, despairing of passing the army of Montcalm in safety, was holding his way toward a well-known border settlement, where a distinguished officer of the crown, and a favored friend of the Six Nations, held his large possessions, as well as his usual residence.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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11  While the husbandman shrank back from the dangerous passes, within the safer boundaries of the more ancient settlements, armies larger than those that had often disposed of the scepters of the mother countries, were seen to bury themselves in these forests, whence they rarely returned but in skeleton bands, that were haggard with care or dejected by defeat.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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12  But the scout, who had placed his chin in his hand, with an expression of cold indifference, gradually suffered his rigid features to relax, until, as verse succeeded verse, he felt his iron nature subdued, while his recollection was carried back to boyhood, when his ears had been accustomed to listen to similar sounds of praise, in the settlements of the colony.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
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