1 She waited till the train had emerged from the tunnel and was racing between the ragged edges of the northern suburbs.
2 It was a short, cold Christmas; and as the short northern day merged into night, we found ourselves almost broad upon the wintry ocean, whose freezing spray cased us in ice, as in polished armor.
3 'Well for our northern friend, Dame Isabella's Inquisition wanes in Lima, laughed Don Sebastian.
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4 Skies the most effulgent but basket the deadliest thunders: gorgeous Cuba knows tornadoes that never swept tame northern lands.
5 At the latter, however, lay General Webb, who commanded the armies of the king in the northern provinces, with a body of more than five thousand men.
6 It was, however, maintained for hours, until they had reached a bay, nigh the northern termination of the lake.
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7 The warriors in front stepped aside, opening the way to their most approved orator by the action; one who spoke all those languages that were cultivated among the northern aborigines.
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8 I probably came to this conclusion from the fact that northern people owned no slaves.
9 You can get used to such things, too, my friend; and it is the great object of recent efforts to make our whole northern community used to them, for the glory of the Union.
10 It rose to Miss Ophelia, who began to turn her thoughts towards her northern home.
11 Northern men, northern mothers, northern Christians, have something more to do than denounce their brethren at the South; they have to look to the evil among themselves.
12 I am already far north of London, and as I walk in the streets of Petersburgh, I feel a cold northern breeze play upon my cheeks, which braces my nerves and fills me with delight.
13 I replied, however, that we were on a voyage of discovery towards the northern pole.
14 I packed up my chemical instruments and the materials I had collected, resolving to finish my labours in some obscure nook in the northern highlands of Scotland.
15 The little patches of snow which yet lingered on the northern sides of the mountains, the lakes, and the dashing of the rocky streams were all familiar and dear sights to me.