Sentence in Classic:
There may be black ingratitude in the thing, and the punishment may be retributive and well deserved; but that it is a miserable thing, I can testify.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Heaven shower down blessings on you, and save me, that I may again and again testify my gratitude for all your love and kindness.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
We gave her a list of the men who were out tonight and she and her girls will testify that they were all in her house tonight.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Many a one can testify that she hath recovered them by her art, when every other human aid hath proved vain; but the blessing of the God of Jacob was upon her.
The second was, that he did not wish to figure in the lawsuit which would insue in all probability, and be brought in to testify against Thenardier.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
It was committed in the presence of slaves, and they of course could neither institute a suit, nor testify against him; and thus the guilty perpetrator of one of the bloodiest and most foul murders goes unwhipped of justice, and uncensured by the community in which he lives.
The Narrative of the Life By Frederick Douglass Context
And though, of course, in the flood of light that is now poured on education, these are left far away in the rear, yet it is an undisputed fact that our grandmothers raised some tolerably fair men and women under this regime, as many of us can remember and testify.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher Stowe Context