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As Achmet and the slaves disappeared into a dark corner of the court- yard, Kaid rose to his feet, and, upon the hint, his guests, murmuring praises of his justice and his mercy and his wisdom, slowly melted from the court-yard; but once outside they hastened to proclaim in the four quarters of Cairo how yet again the English Pasha had picked from the Tree of Life an apple of fortune.
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Stragglers from these, went to and fro among the crowd, conversing two and two, or giving and receiving introductions, and exchanging salutations; other functionaries in black gowns, and other functionaries in court- dresses, were similarly engaged.
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In its court- yard-worthy of the Castle of Otranto in its ponderous gloom-is a massive staircase that the heaviest waggon and the stoutest team of horses might be driven up.
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A general who dares commit so terrible a crime must be tried by court- martial, and sentence of death passed upon him.
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She sent for a hackney-coach by one of the boys playing in the court- yard, and then drove away.
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Early on the following morning a carriage rolled into the court- yard, and Marshal Augereau requested an audience of the emperor, who had reentered his map-cabinet. "Augereau," said the emperor to his marshal, "you bring me bad news!
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The large clock on the tower of the Tuileries struck eleven as the empress's carriage rolled slowly across the spacious court- yard.
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I was tried by a court- martial for negligence of my post, and ordered, in compassion of my age, and having got this wound in my arm and that in my leg in the service, only to suffer three hundred lashes and be turned out of the regiment; but my sentence was mitigated as to the lashes, and I had only two hundred.
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There is a beautiful theatre there, and the orchestra and the other not very important characters I hope to get from a neighbouring German Court- theatre.
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When the soldiers were under sentence from court- martial-many of them mere boys-the sentence came to Lincoln for approval.
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Eugene of Savoy participated very little in the gayety of court- life.
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A lady also had called to see his excellency; and, having been told that he was at the great court- festival, she had replied that he would be apt to return home early, and she would await his arrival, for she had important business to transact with him.
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It is suspected that the enemy choose to consider him as a deserter, bring him to trial in a court- martial, and take his life.
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With this firm resolve they hastened up the stairway, entered the outer court- yard of the palace, and loudly demanded to be conducted to the governor.
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At the brazen gates of the palace which had formerly belonged to Croesus, they were met by Oroetes, the satrap of Sardis, in a magnificent court- dress overloaded with ornaments.
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Dey summoned us to der court-" "_Summoned?_. . . .
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The Court- physician passed with a bit of ribbon in his buttonhole.
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They tried to meet at hotel, city hall, court- house; and solons and soldiers raced through the streets and never could the solons win.
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I,-he who defeated Crassus,- spoke good Greek, and Greek tragedies were played at his court.- As with nomads generally, it was always easy for a Parthian king to shark up a great army and achieve a striking victory; but as a rule impossible to keep the horde so sharked up thogether for solid conquests; and above all, it was impossible to organize anything.
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Then holding the spectacles up to the court- Your lordship observes they are made with a straddle, As wide as the ridge of the nose is; in short, Designed to sit close to it, just like a saddle.
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Examples of Court

Example #1
The court-yard was now empty, save for the servants of the Prince, David and Mahommed, and two officers in whom David had advised Kaid to put trust.
Example #2
Take him away a little.
Example #3
In the midst of all these, and stealthy Jesuits creeping in and out, and the extreme restlessness of the Youth of England, who were perpetually wandering about, some few steady persons in black cassocks, who had knelt down with their faces to the wall, and were poring over their missals, became, unintentionally, a sort of humane man-traps, and with their own devout legs, tripped up other people's by the dozen.
Example #4
Upon the green carpet itself, and gathered round the altar, was a perfect army of cardinals and priests, in red, gold, purple, violet, white, and fine linen.
Example #5
Within it, is a Great Saloon, faded and tarnished in its stately decorations, and mouldering by grains, but recording yet, in pictures on its walls, the triumphs of the Medici and the wars of the old Florentine people.
Example #6
In the midst of the city-in the Piazza of the Grand Duke, adorned with beautiful statues and the Fountain of Neptune-rises the Palazzo Vecchio, with its enormous overhanging battlements, and the Great Tower that watches over the whole town.