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Page 413 - And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he walked on the water, to go to Jesus.
Page 413 - Peter answered him and said, Lord, if it be thou, bid me come unto thee on the water. And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he walked on the water, to go to Jesus. But when he saw the wind boisterous, he was afraid; and beginning to sink, he cried, saying, Lord, save me. And immediately Jesus stretched forth his hand, and caught him, and said unto him, 0 thou of little faith, wherefore didst thou doubt?
Page 162 - Montrose has written to Argyle To come in the morning early, An' lead in his men by the back o' Dunkeld To plunder the bonny house o" Airly." "Where are you?" cried Gavin in bewilderment. "I am watching you from my window so high," answered the Egyptian; and then the minister, looking up, saw her peering at him from a fir. " How did you get up there?" he asked in amazement. "On my broomstick," Babbie replied, and sang on — "The lady looked o'er her window sae high, And oh ! but she looked weary,...
Page 163 - This is my home," she answered. " I told you I lived in a tree." " Come down at once," ordered Gavin. To which the singer responded— "Come down, come down, Lady Margaret...
Page 372 - kill her,' but whaur's the bonfire, whaur's the pool ? You that made the heaven and the earth and all that in them is, can You no set fire to some wet whins, or change this stane into a mill-dam ? " He struck the stone with his fist, and then gave a cry of exultation. He raised the great slab in his arms and flung it from him. In that moment Babbie might have run away, but she fainted. Almost simultaneously with Dow, she knew that this was the stone which covered the Caddam well. When she came to,...
Page 162 - It fell on a day, on a bonny summer day, When the corn grew green and yellow, That there fell out a great dispute Between Argyle and Airly. " The Duke of Montrose has written to Argyle To come in the morning early, An' lead in his men by the back o' Dunkeld To plunder the bonny house o