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Page 137 - That the people have an original right to establish for their future government such principles as, in their opinion, shall most conduce to their own happiness, is the basis on which the whole American fabric has been erected.
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Page 102 - pile them up. Miranda. I would the lightning had Burned up those logs. . . . If you will sit down I'll bear your logs the while, Pray give me that, I'll carry it to the pile. And in the other group of performers,
Page 136 - No French Calvinist ever comprehended this sort of give and take. The parts became a whole in these words, " We, the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union. . do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.
Page 187 - Whilst he, from one side to the other, turning, Bareheaded, lower than his proud steed's neck, Bespake them thus,—I thank you countrymen : And this still doing, thus he pass'd along.'
Page 263 - Resolved that in determining questions in this Congress each Colony or province shall have one vote : the Congress not being possessed of or at present able to procure materials for ascertaining the importance of each Colony.
Page 446 - to such measurement would be a contradiction in terms. But I may state that we all kept the middle of the deck, lest the boat should unexpectedly tip over; and that the machinery, by some surprising process of condensation, worked between it and the keel, the whole forming a warm sandwich about three feet thick.
Page 36 - his wife, who are personally known to me to be the same persons whose names are subscribed to the foregoing instrument of writing as parties thereto and acknowledged the same to be their act and deed for the purposes therein mentioned ; that