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Page 73 - And whereas the Senate of the United States have approved of the said arrangement and recommended that it should be carried into effect, the same having also received the sanction of His Royal Highness, the Prince Regent, acting in the name and on the behalf of His...
Page 466 - I have trodden the winepress alone ; and of the people there was none with me : for I will tread them in mine anger, and trample them in my fury ; and their blood shall be sprinkled upon my garments, and I will stain all my raiment. For the day of vengeance is in mine heart, and the year of my redeemed is come.
Page 26 - And every one that heareth these sayings of mine and doeth them not, shall be likened unto a foolish man, which built his house upon the sand : and the rain descended, and the floods came, and the winds blew, and beat upon that house; and it fell: and great was the fall of it.
Page 74 - Highness's approbatioa ; and His Royal Highness commands us to add, that He looks with confidence to the advantage which may be derived from the attention of Parliament having been given to this important subject. " My Lords, and Gentlemen, " His Royal Highness commands us to congratulate you upon the reduction of the Island of Mauritius. This last and most important Colony of France has been obtained with inconsiderable loss, and its acquisition must materially contribute to the security of the...
Page 19 - And the high places that were before Jerusalem, which were on the right hand of the mount of corruption, which Solomon the king of Israel had builded for Ashtoreth the abomination of the Zidonians, and for Chemosh the abomination of the Moabites, and for Milcom the abomination of the children of Ammon, did the king defile.
Page 20 - Smith in a note to this passage) are well informed what affinity these symbols bear to Masonry, and why they are used in all Masonic Lodges." In speaking of the apparel of the Masons in their Lodges, part of which as we see in their public processions, is a white leather apron, he says, " the Druids were apparelled in white at the time of their sacrifices and solemn offices.
Page 17 - ... to conceal, and this is the case with Smith, for in the same chapter he says, " The Druids, when they committed any thing to writing, used the Greek alphabet, and I am bold to assert that the most perfect remains of the Druids...
Page 33 - I'm like to greet. The cauld blasts o' the winter wind, That thirled through my heart, They're a' blawn by, I hae him safe, 'Till death we'll never part : But what puts parting in my head? It may be far awa...
Page 102 - Rickleton's poem on Winter, which I still have, first put the design into my head in it are some masterly strokes that awakened me being only a present amusement, it is ten to one but I drop it whenever another fancy comes across.
Page 466 - WHO is this that cometh from Edom, with dyed garments from Bozrah? this that is glorious in his apparel, travelling in the greatness of his strength? I that speak in righteousness, mighty to save.

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