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" The two brothers had not long before this taken the most sacred oaths of friendship and fidelity to each other, at the shrine of their temple ; and they had very recently gone together to renew these oaths in a still stronger manner, by performing the... "
Letters Written During a Ten Years' Residence at the Court of Tripoli ... - Page 124
by Miss Tully - 1819
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The history of the war: from the commencement of the French ..., Volume 3

Hewson Clarke - Europe - 1816 - 478 pages
...these oaths in a still stronger manner, by performing the last ceremony resorted to in this country — the mixing of blood. To accomplish this barbarous...their blood in a vessel, shocking to relate, they sipped of it. But oaths had no effect in binding the youngest : he was as faithless to the second as...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 15

George Walter Prothero - 1816
...in a still, stronger manner, by performing the last ceremony resorted to in this country, the miring of blood. ' To accomplish this barbarous idea, they...their blood in a vessel, shocking to relate, they sipped of it.' — p. 2:J6. • But oaths had no effect in binding the youngest brother, Sidi Useph....
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 15

1816
...these oaths io a still stronger manner, by performing the last ceremony resorted to m this country, the mixing of blood. ' To accomplish this barbarous...after swearing by the Koran, each to hold the other's Hfe sacred, they wounded themselves with their knives, and mixing their blood in a vessel, shocking...
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