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" As I was within that distance at which, in the quickest firing, I could have lodged half a dozen balls in or about him, before he was out of my reach, I had only to determine, but it was not pleasant to fire at the back of an unoffending individual, who... "
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The History of the Reign of George III.: To the Termination of the ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - Great Britain - 1803
...at which, in the quickeft firing, I could have lodged half a dozen balls in or about him before he was out of my reach, I had only to determine ; but it was not pleafant to |ire at the back of an unoffending individual, who was acquitting advance without interruption,...
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The History of England: From the Invasion of Julius Caesar to the Revolution ...

David Hume - Great Britain - 1811
...about him before he was out of my reach, 1 had only to determine ; but it was not pleasant to lire at the back of an unoffending individual, who was...duty, so I let him alone. The day after, I had been telhng this story to some wounded officers who lav in the same room with me, when one of our surgeons...
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The History of the Reign of George III to the Termination of the ..., Volume 1

Robert Bisset - Great Britain - 1816
...detachment. Proceeding with great secrecy, the royal troops executed this project so completely, that tmi U was not pleasant to fire at the back of an unoffending individual, who was ac<]nittin<: himself very coolly of his duty, so I let him alone. The day afiĞr, I hnd been telling...
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The Kaleidoscope: or, Literary and scientific mirror, Volume 1

1821
...quickest firing, I could have lodged half a duzen balls in or about him, before he was out of my reach, 1 had only to determine ; but it was not pleasant to...unoffending individual who was acquitting himself ğery coolly of his duty, so I let him alone. Tke day after, I had been telling the story to sum* wounded...
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The History of the Reign of George III.: To which is Prefixed, A ..., Volume 2

Robert Bisset - Great Britain - 1820
...at which, in the quickest firing, I could have lodged half a dozen balls in or about him before he was out of my reach, I had only to determine ; but it was not pleasant to fire at the back ot an unoffending individual, who was acquitting himself very coolly of his duty, so I let him alone....
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The History of the Reign of George III: To which is Prefixed a ..., Volume 1

Robert Bisset - Great Britain - 1822
...executed this project so completely, that had only to determine ; but it was not pleasant to lire at tlie back of an unoffending individual, who was acquitting himself very coolly of his duty, so. I let hrm alone. The day after, 1 had been telling this story to some wounded:officers who lay in the same...
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The Port Folio

Philadelphia (Pa.) - 1824
...at which, in the quickest firing, I rould have lodged half a dozen halls in or about him, before Tie was out of my reach, I had only to determine; but it was not pleasant to fire at the hack of an unoffending individual, who was acquitting himself very cooly of his duty; so I let him...
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The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben ..., Volume 7

Anecdotes - 1826
...at which, in the quickest firing, I could have lodged half a dozen balls in or about him, before he was out of my reach, I had only to determine ; but...at the back of an unoffending individual, who was accquitting himself very coolly of his duty ; so I let him alone. " The day after, I had been telling...
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The History of the Reign of George III.: To which is Prefixed, A View of the ...

Robert Bisset - Great Britain - 1828 - 23 pages
...ğt which, in the quickest firing, I could have lodged half a dozen balls in or about him before he was out of my reach, I had only to determine ; but...coolly of his duty, so I let him alone. The day after, 1 had been telling this story to some wounded officers who lay in the same room with me, when one of...
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Lives of the Presidents of the United States: With Biographical Notices of ...

Robert W. Lincoln - Presidents - 1836 - 508 pages
...cantered away. By quick firing, I could have lodged half a dozen balls in, or about him, before he was out of my reach. I had only to determine ; but...at the back of an unoffending individual, who was very coolly acquitting himself of his duty; so I let him alone. " The next day the surgeon told me...
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