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" We must not forget that in the sky of India, serene as it is, a small cloud may arise, at first no bigger than a man's hand, but which, growing larger and larger, may at last threaten to burst, and overwhelm us with ruin. "
A Brief History of the Indian Peoples - Page 220
by Wiliam Wilson Hunter - 1903
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Abridgment of the History of India: From the Earliest Period to the Present Time

John Clark Marshman - India - 1880 - 552 pages
...iT A ji'j VL nor-genenil. lie uttered these memorable expressions:" I wish for a ' peaceful time of office ; but I cannot forget that in the sky ' of India, serene as it ia, a small cloud may arise no larger ' than a man's hand, but which, growing larger and larger, '...
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A History of the Indian Mutiny: And of the Disturbances which Accompanied it ...

Thomas Rice Holmes - India - 1888 - 604 pages
...not forget," he said, at a banquet given by the East India Company a few months before his departure, "that in the sky of India, serene as it is, a small cloud may arise, 1856- at first no bigger than a man's hand, but which, growing larger and larger, may at last threaten...
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History of India Under Queen Victoria from 1836 to 1880, Volume 1

Lionel James Trotter - India - 1886
...variety of chances and a more precarious tenure than in any other quarter of the globe. We must not forget that in the sky of India, serene as it is, a small cloud may arise, at first no bigger than a man's hand, but which, growing larger and larger, may at last threaten to...
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The Dictionary of National Biography, Volume 8

Sir Sidney Lee - Great Britain - 1886
...greater variety of chances and a more precarious tenure than in any other quarter of the globe,' and that ' in the sky of India, serene as it is, a small cloud may arise, at first no bigger than a man's hand, but which, growing larger and larger, may at last t hreaten to...
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Text-book of Indian History for Indian Schools

1891 - 272 pages
...ruler was not without a strange presentiment : wish," he said, " for a peaceful issue of office ; but) cannot forget that in the sky of India serene...small cloud may arise, no larger than a man's hand, which... may overwhelm us with ruin." The man who uttered this expression of misgiving was the son...
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Earl Canning

Sir Henry Stewart Cunningham - 1892 - 220 pages
...variety of chances and a more precarious tenure than in any other quarter of the globe. We must not forget that in the sky of India, serene as it is, a small cloud may arise, at first no bigger than a man's hand, but which, growing bigger and bigger, may at last threaten to...
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British India

Robert Watson Frazer - India - 1896 - 399 pages
...sent his hearers away wondering at the solemnity of his words, as he gave warning that " We must not forget that in the sky of India, serene as it is, a small cloud may arise, at first no bigger than a man's hand, but which growing bigger and bigger may at last threaten to overwhelm...
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England and India: A Record of Progress During a Hundred Years, 1785-1885

Romesh Chunder Dutt - British - 1897 - 198 pages
...variety of chances and a more precarious tenure than in any other quarter of the globe. We must not forget that in the sky of India, serene as it is, a small cloud may arise, at first no bigger than a man's hand, but which, growing bigger and bigger, may at last threaten to...
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