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Examples of Gerrit
This work having been duly executed, we pulled back to the ships, leaving the above-mentioned as a memorial for those who shall come after us, and for the natives of this country who did not show themselves though we suspect some of them were at no great distance and closely watching our proceedings.
This tree is burnt in just above ground and is in reality taller than the other three, but it seems to be shorter because it stands lower on the sloping ground.
We continued along the shore to the city, where we arrived at an early hour in the evening, very much fatigued, having walked this day about forty miles.
The diary was the one kept by the Labadist missionaries-Dankers and Sluyter-and was only recently unearthed by Henry Murphy at The Hague.
Some of these hazardous individuals do not hesitate to dive from enormous heights, being satisfied to strike head first or to turn a somersault in their descent.
During Queen Anne's reign there was shown in London and other parts of England a most peculiar anomaly-a German giantess without hands or feet who threaded a needle, cut gloves, etc.