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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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The Royal Academy of Arts: A Complete Dictionary of Contributors ..., Volume 5

Algernon Graves - Artists - 1906
...Fitzroy Square. 1802. 262 The accusing spirit, and the recording Angel, from Sterne's Tristram Shandy. " The accusing spirit, which flew up to heaven's chancery...tear upon the word, and blotted it out for ever." 281 Portrait of a lady. 647 Mrs. Worthington. 62, Wardour Street. 1803. 837 Ariadne; portraits of Mrs....
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Fishing and shooting sketches

Grover Cleveland - Fishing - 1906 - 209 pages
...sympathy, swore with an unctious, rotund oath, that his sick friend should not die; and we are told that "the accusing spirit which flew up to Heaven's chancery...down dropped a tear upon the word and blotted it out forever." The defense of the fishing fraternity which has been here attempted is by no means as completely...
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De l'Allemagne

StaŽl (Anne-Louise-Germaine, Madame de) - German literature - 1906 - 232 pages
...Sentimental Journey. The passage alluded to is ŗ propos of an oath of Uncle Toby. ' The accusing spirit, who flew up to Heaven's chancery with the oath, blushed...tear upon the word, and blotted it out for ever.' 1. 86. Walstein. The German name is Wallenstein ; the Czech form is Walstein or Waldstein. PAGE 81....
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 47

1840
...thinking that, as he himself beautifully expresses it in another place, " the accusing spirit, as he flew up to Heaven's Chancery with the oath, blushed...a tear upon the word, and blotted it out for ever !" How much longer could we gossip on upon asses ? A great deal longer than we intend to do; for, so...
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Stokes' Encyclopedia of Familiar Quotations: Containing Five Thousand ...

Quotations, English - 1906 - 763 pages
...SHAKESPEARE, Twelfth Night, iii, 4 The accusing spirit, which flew up to Heaven's chancery with the oath,1 blushed as he gave it in; and the recording angel,...a tear upon the word and blotted it out for ever, STERNE, Tristram Shandy, VI, viii Oaths, — As false as dicers' oaths, SHAKESPEARE, Hamlet, iii, 4...
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History of the Ohio Society of New York, 1885-1905

Henry Lawrence Burnett - History - 1906 - 661 pages
...let fall a good mouth-filling oath, in his case, as in the case of Uncle Toby, ' The accusing angel, which flew up to heaven's chancery with the oath,...recording angel, as he wrote it down, dropped a tear on the word and blotted it out forever.' Mr. Strong no longer occupies his official position, but he...
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The Scrap Book, Volume 3

1907
...for him," said Trim, maintaining his point, " the poor soul will die." " He shall not die, by God ! " cried my Uncle Toby. The Accusing Spirit which flew...down, dropped a tear upon the word, and blotted it out forever. My Uncle Toby went to his bureau, put his purse into his breeches-pocket, and having ordered...
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Author's digest: the world's great stories in brief

Rossiter Johnson - Fiction - 1908
...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. Le Fevre died happy in the thought that his son had found a home with father's old comrade....
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The Writer: A Concise, Complete, and Practical Textbook of Rhetoric ...

George Lansing Raymond, Post Wheeler - English language - 1911 - 203 pages
...angel, as he wrote it, dropped a tear, and blotted it out." Here is the sentence as Sterne wrote it : "The accusing spirit which flew up to Heaven's Chancery...down, dropped a tear upon the word, and blotted it out forever." Hume gives us an instance of a faulty cadence: " Edward obtained a dispensation from his...
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An Elementary English Grammar

Alma Blount, Clark Sutherland Northup - English language - 1911 - 264 pages
...Creatures that by a rule in nature teach The art of order to a peopled kingdom.—SHAKESPEARE. 107. The Accusing Spirit, which flew up to Heaven's chancery...down, dropped a tear upon the word, and blotted it out forever.—STERNE. 108. Knowledge expands the mind, exalts the faculties, refines the taste of pleasure,...
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