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1  Yes; but at that period we were not at war.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 47 THE COUNCIL OF THE MUSKETEERS
2  Yes, and France is about to pay for her king's refusal with a war.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 12 GEORGE VILLIERS, DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
3  He saw that it was a merciless war between us--a war to the death.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 56 CAPTIVITY: THE FIFTH DAY
4  In the eyes of everybody this was a declaration of war between the two kingdoms.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 21 THE COUNTESS DE WINTER
5  An enemy who has insulted me so cruelly that between him and me it is war to the death.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 36 DREAM OF VENGEANCE
6  Like the ancient paladins, he has only undertaken this war to obtain a look from his lady love.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 44 THE UTILITY OF STOVEPIPES
7  But this war may bring round a peace; this peace will require a negotiator; that negotiator will be me.
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Get Context   In 12 GEORGE VILLIERS, DUKE OF BUCKINGHAM
8  These two women gave him more uneasiness than the war with Spain, the quarrel with England, or the embarrassment of the finances.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 15 MEN OF THE ROBE AND MEN OF THE SWORD
9  He resolved, then, to carry on the war alone, and to look for no success foreign to himself, but as we look for a fortunate chance.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 51 OFFICER
10  There were nobles, who made war against each other; there was the king, who made war against the cardinal; there was Spain, which made war against the king.
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Get Context   In 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER
11  Then, in addition to these concealed or public, secret or open wars, there were robbers, mendicants, Huguenots, wolves, and scoundrels, who made war upon everybody.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 1 THE THREE PRESENTS OF D'ARTAGNAN THE ELDER
12  Treville understood admirably the war method of that period, in which he who could not live at the expense of the enemy must live at the expense of his compatriots.
The Three Musketeers By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In 2 THE ANTECHAMBER OF M. DE TREVILLE
13  However proud you may be, you will not refuse to accept one of them, and to request your three companions to accept the others--that is, in order to make war against us.
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Get Context   In 21 THE COUNTESS DE WINTER
14  It became necessary, therefore, to destroy this last bulwark of Calvinism--a dangerous leaven with which the ferments of civil revolt and foreign war were constantly mingling.
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Get Context   In 41 THE SEIGE OF LA ROCHELLE
15  However flattering this compliment, the officer made no reply; but drawing from his belt a little silver whistle, such as boatswains use in ships of war, he whistled three times, with three different modulations.
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Get Context   In 49 FATALITY
16  Nevertheless, Monsieur de Treville's company of Musketeers alone cannot maintain a war against the cardinal, who disposes of the forces of all France, and before whom the queen is without power and the king without will.
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Get Context   In 39 A VISION
17  As it was a time of war between the Catholics and the Huguenots, and as he saw the Catholics exterminate the Huguenots and the Huguenots exterminate the Catholics--all in the name of religion--he adopted a mixed belief which permitted him to be sometimes Catholic, sometimes a Huguenot.
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Get Context   In 25 PORTHOS
18  Her hotel was remarkably sumptuous, and while the most part of the English had quit, or were about to quit, France on account of the war, Milady had just been laying out much money upon her residence; which proved that the general measure which drove the English from France did not affect her.
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Get Context   In 31 ENGLISH AND FRENCH
19  This event had hastened the resolutions of the cardinal; and till the king and he could take the command of the siege of La Rochelle, which was determined, he had sent Monsieur to direct the first operations, and had ordered all the troops he could dispose of to march toward the theater of war.
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Get Context   In 41 THE SEIGE OF LA ROCHELLE
20  The queen pressed her brother and the Emperor of Austria to appear to be wounded, as they really were, by the policy of Richelieu--the eternal object of which was the abasement of the house of Austria--to declare war against France, and as a condition of peace, to insist upon the dismissal of the cardinal; but as to love, there was not a single word about it in all the letter.
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Get Context   In 16 IN WHICH M. SEGUIER, KEEPER OF THE SEALS, LOOKS MORE THAN ONCE FOR THE BELL
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