Vezelay in a sentence

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How to use vezelay in a sentence. Vezelay pronunciation.

She did not understand how a man so thoughtful and kindly as Chirac-he had bidden her good night with the most distinguished courtesy-could tolerate, much less pleasurably savour, the gluttonous, drunken, and salacious debauchery of the Hotel de Vezelay; but his theory was, so far as she could judge from his imperfect English, that whatever existed might be admitted and examined by serious persons interested in the study of human nature.
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There was a tremendous opening of doors in the Hotel de Vezelay, and much whispering on thresholds, as the executioner and his band entered solemnly.
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The King of England was already in Normandy hastening the preparations, and each band, as it landed, marched down to the meeting-place on the plains of Vezelay.
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After a long succession of marches they arrived in sight of the great camp at Vezelay.
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Among many similar instances may be mentioned the soul of the beggar, Lazarus, on a carved capital at Vezelay; and the same subject in a coloured window at Bourges.
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The number of communes thus formed from the eleventh to the thirteenth century was great, and we have a detailed history of the fortunes of several amongst them, Cambrai, Beauvais, Laon, Amiens, Rheims, Etampes, Vezelay, &c.
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Cambrai, Beauvais, Amiens, Soissons, Rheims, Vezelay, and several other towns displayed at this period a great deal of energy and perseverance in bringing their lords to recognize the most natural and the most necessary rights of every human creature and community.
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Examples of Vezelay

Example #1
Thus had Sophia been released from the horror of the dinner.
Example #2
Gerald had left her at the bedroom door with a self-conscious nod.
Example #3
Sophia heard them tramp upstairs; they seemed to hesitate, and then apparently went into a room on the same landing as hers.
Example #4
The workmen doffed their blouses and put on coats, and Sophia was disturbed to see them coming in single file towards the hotel, followed by the executioner in the silk hat.
Example #5
Already they began to experience a taste of the hardships which they were to endure.
Example #6
Every day ships brought in nobles and their followings.