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" I lay there silently hoping that it might be so, that my husband had by death escaped his enemies ; and I thought with the greatest astonishment that I should have lived to see the day when I should wish my lord dead ; then sorrowful thoughts took possession... "
Memoirs: Of Leonora Christina, Daughter of Christian IV of Denmark. Written ... - Page 170
by Leonora Christina Ulfeldt (grevinde) - 1872 - 330 pages
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Memoirs: Of Leonora Christina, Daughter of Christian IV of Denmark. Written ...

Leonora Christina Ulfeldt (grevinde) - Denmark - 1872 - 330 pages
...cause for anger, for she would be true to me. I thought, ' You shall know no more than is necessary.' I let her go on talking and relating the whole history...lord was dead, and she comforted me, and that in a reasonable manner; but the remembrance of past times was only strengthened by her consolatory remarks,...
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S. Andrew's magazine, ed. by G. Bampfield, Volumes 1-2

George Frederick L. Bampfield - 1714
...childhood have lived and learned at Waltham and for fifty-six years have been an inmate of that shrine, that I should have lived to see the day when I should be torn from the bosom of my ' Alma Mater." A WREATH OF WILD FLOWERS FOR OUR LADY. WE continue our...
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Fraser's Magazine, Volume 21

James Anthony Froude, John Tulloch - Authors - 1880
...but lay silently, hoping that it might be so, and that my husband had escaped his enemies by death ; and I thought with the greatest astonishment that...lived to see the day when I should wish my lord dead. style is in which the prisoner describes the conduct of her attendants', their bickerings and gossipings,...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 144

1880
...but lay silently, hoping that it might be so, and that my husband had escaped his enemies by death ; and I thought with the greatest astonishment that...lived to see the day when I should wish my lord dead. We have not space for many more extracts, graphic though the style is in which the prisoner describes...
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