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" He shall not drop," said my uncle Toby, firmly. " A-well-o'day, do what we can for him," said Trim, maintaining his point ; " the poor soul will die." " He shall not die, by G ," cried my uncle Toby. The accusing spirit, which flew up to heaven's... "
The Vicar of Wakefield: A Tale - Page 140
by Oliver Goldsmith - 1823
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Company of Heaven: Daily Links with the Household of God ...

S. J. Crossley - Angels - 1901 - 457 pages
...against them before the Lord. 2 PETER ii. n. Love covereth a multitude of sins. 1 PETER iv. 8. '"THE accusing spirit, which flew up to heaven's -*-...a tear upon the word and blotted it out for ever. LAURENCE STERNE. "DUT, sad as angels for the good man's sin, -U Weep to record, and blush to give it...
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The Old Plantation: How We Lived in Great House and Cabin Before Th26war

James Battle Avirett - Plantation life - 1901 - 202 pages
...that of Uncle Toby when he swore; of whose oath Sterne says so beautifully, "The accusing angel, as he flew up to heaven's chancery with the oath, blushed...recording angel, as he wrote it down, dropped a tear on the oath and blotted it out forever." Let us hope so, and see what that bright light in Granddaddy...
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Selections from Campbell

Thomas Campbell - Scottish poetry - 1902 - 133 pages
...man's heart ? 479, 480. But, sad ...give it in. Adapted from Sterne, Tristram Shandy, vo1. vi. ch. 8: "The accusing spirit, which flew up to heaven's chancery...a tear upon the word and blotted it out for ever." The "oath" was occasioned by Uncle Toby's pious determination that the poor Le Fevre should not die....
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Familiar Quotations: A Collection of Passages, Phrases, and Proverbs Traced ...

Quotations - 1903 - 1158 pages
...BUCEINOHAM: Tht Chancei, act. it. tc. 1. Good wits jump. CEBVANTES: Don Quixote, part ii. chap. xxxdii. The accusing spirit, which flew up to heaven's chancery...down dropped a tear upon the word and blotted it out forever.1 Tr'atram Shandy (orig. ed.). Vol. ri. Chap. viil. I am sick as a horse. Vol. mi. Chap. xi....
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Shakspere and His Predecessors

Frederick Samuel Boas - English drama - 1902 - 555 pages
...guiltless of her death. ' The Accusing Spirit which flew up to Heaven's chancery with ' the lie, ' blushed as he gave it in, and the Recording Angel,...a tear upon the word and blotted it out for ever.' But Othello spurns the shelter of his wife's sacred forgiveness. Strong in his sense of right, he calmly...
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Chats on Writers and Books, Volume 1

John N. Crawford - Authors, English - 1903
...do what we can for him," said Trim, maintaining his point, " the poor soul will die." " He shall not die, by G - ! " cried my Uncle Toby. The accusing...down, dropped a tear upon the word, and blotted it out forever. " To my mind," writes Charles Leslie in his autobiography. " Uncle Toby is the most perfect...
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Irish literature, Volume 8

Justin McCarthy, Maurice Francis Egan, Charles Welsh, Douglas Hyde, Lady Gregory, James Jeffrey Roche - Literary Collections - 1904
...do what we can for him, said Trim, maintaining his point, the poor soul will die. He shall not die, by G , cried my uncle Toby. The accusing...down, dropped a tear upon the word, and blotted it out forever. . . . The sun looked bright the morning after, to every eye in the village but Le Fevre's...
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Hints and helps on English grammar: a discussion of difficulties ..., Book 2

Albert Newton Raub - English language - 1897
...her sober livery all things clad. NOTE. See page 37 for the analysis of this sentence. 153 7. The accusing spirit which flew up to Heaven's chancery...a tear upon the word and blotted it out for ever. Up modifies flew. In modifies gave. As, a conjunctive adverb, connects the clauses. As he wrote it...
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Leslie's Monthly Magazine, Volume 58

Ellery Sedgwick - Literary Criticism - 1904
...the thrill by substituting laughter. And in the immortal words of the author of Tristram Shandy, " the accusing spirit which flew up to Heaven's Chancery...down dropped a tear upon the word and blotted it out forever," for it is not in the record. Charles A. Towne, Republican member of Congress from Minnesota...
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Irish Literature, Volume 8

Justin McCarthy, Maurice Francis Egan, Douglas Hyde, Charles Welsh, Lady Gregory, James Jeffrey Roche - English literature - 1904
...poor soul will' die. He shall not die, by G , cried my uncle Toby. The accusing t1pirit, which flew up to Heaven's chancery with the oath,...down, dropped a tear upon the word, and blotted it out forever. . . . The sun looked bright the morning after, to every eye in the village but Le Fevre's...
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