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" Whether you are divinities or mortal men, we know not. You have come into these countries with a force against which, were we inclined to resist it, resistance would be folly: we are all therefore at your mercy. But if you are men subject to mortality... "
A History of the West Indies: Containing the Natural, Civil, and ... - Page 117
by Thomas Coke - 1808
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The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West ...

Bryan Edwards, Arthur Broughton - Botany - 1793
...come into thefe countries with a force, againft which, were " we inclined to reiift it, refiftance would be folly. We are '• all therefore at your mercy ; but if you are men, fubject to " mortality like ourfelves, you cannot be unapprized, that after " this life there is another,...
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The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the West ...

Botany - 1793
...countries with a force, agaiuft which, were " were we inclined to rcfift it, refiftance would CHAP. " be folly. We are all therefore at your mercy; " but if you are men, fubjeft to mortality like " ourfelves, you cannot be unapprized, that af" ter this life there is another,...
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The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the ..., Volume 1

Bryan Edwards - Bahamas - 1805 - 11 pages
...addressed him as follows. " Whether you are divini" ties," (he observed), " or mortal men, we know riot. " You are come into these countries with a force, " against which, were we inclined to resist, resist" ance would be folly. We are all therefore at your " mercy ; but if you are men, subject to...
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The History, Civil and Commercial, of the British Colonies in the ..., Volume 1

Bryan Edwards - Bahamas - 1806 - 16 pages
...presenting a basket of fruit, addressed him as follows. " Whether you are divini" ties," (he observed), " or mortal men, we know not* " You are come into these...force, " against which, were we inclined to resist, resist" ance would be folly. We are all therefore at your " mercy ; but if you are men, subject to...
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The History, Civil and Commercial, of the West Indies: With a ..., Volume 1

Bryan Edwards - 1819
...presenting a basket of fruit, addressed him as follows. " Whether " you are divinities," he observed, " or mortal " men, we know not. You are come into these...subject to mortality like " ourselves, you cannot be unapprised, that after " this life there is another, wherein a very dif" ferent portion is allotted...
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A discourse on the religion of the Indian tribes of North America: Delivered ...

Samuel Farmar Jarvis, New-York Historical Society - Delaware language - 1820 - 111 pages
...'' Whether you are divinities or mortal men," said an old man of Cuba to Columbus, " we know not — but if you are men, subject to mortality like ourselves, you cannot be unapprised, that after this life there is another, wherein a very different portion is allotted to...
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The British review and London critical journal

1820
...Whether you are divinities or mortal men,' -said an old man of Cuba to Columbus, ' we know not — but if you are men, subject to mortality like ourselves, you cannot be unapprised, that after this life there is another, wherein a very different portion is allotted to...
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Sketches of the History, Manners, and Customs of the North American Indians

James Buchanan (British consul at New York.) - Indians of North America - 1824 - 371 pages
...°lent relati on re * I • : % RELIGION. 241 men," said an old ma^bf Cuba t^Columbus, " we know not — but if you are men, subject to mortality like ourselves,...wherein a very different portion is allotted to good andjpad men. If, thegefore, you expect to die, and believe, with us, that every OTO is to be., rewarded...
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A view of the American Indians: their general character, customs, language ...

Israel Worsley - Indians of North America - 1828 - 185 pages
...one day approached Columbus with great reverence, and presenting him with a basket of fruit, said, "You are come into these countries with a force against which, were we inclined to resist, resistance would be folly. We are all therefore at your mercy. But if you are men, subject to mortality...
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The Religions and Religious Ceremonies of All Nations: Accurately ...

Joseph Nightingale - Religions - 1835 - 636 pages
...' Whether you are divinities or mortal men," said an old man of Cuba to Columbus, ' we know not — but if you are men, subject to mortality like ourselves, you cannot be unapprised, that after this life there is another, wherein a very different portion is allotted to...
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