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  • And I to be firm in my deciding, and to make her to yield the bundle, the which I hookt unto the “hold” of the

    The Night Land

  • And when this was done, I pushed a sharp branch downward into the shore, and I hookt a branch of the raft about this mooring, and so did be nigh ready for the voyage.

    The Night Land: Chapter 13

  • And I to be firm in my deciding, and to make her to yield the bundle, the which I hookt unto the "hold" of the Diskos, where it did be to mine hip.

    The Night Land: Chapter 12

  • The Party who had all along malign'd the Prosperity of this Prince, took fire at the Offer, and here began another State Plot, which tho 'it hookt in two or three sets of Men for different Ends, yet altogether join'd in affronting and ill treating their Prince, upon this Article of the Army.

    The Consolidator or, Memoirs of Sundry Transactions from the World in the Moon

  • Custom brought the Story up to a Truth, and in an instant all the Crolians were hookt in under the general Name of Prestarians, at the same time to hook all Parties in the Crime.

    The Consolidator or, Memoirs of Sundry Transactions from the World in the Moon

  • All that could be said to excuse them, was the Plot I am speaking of, that by carrying this Point for that Party, they hookt in those forward People to join in a popular Cry of Liberty and Property, things they were never fond of before, and to make some Settlement of the Peoples Claims which they always had oppos'd, and which they would since have been very glad to have repeal'd.

    The Consolidator or, Memoirs of Sundry Transactions from the World in the Moon

  • _ A Collar instead of a Cravat twelve inches high; with a blue, stiff, starcht, lawn Band, set in print like your Whiskers; a Doublet with small Skirts hookt to a pair of wide-kneed Breeches, which dangled halfway over a Leg, all to be dash'd and dirty'd as high as the gartering.

    The Works of Aphra Behn, Volume I

  • And we did go almost in joyous-wise, because that we were come safe out of that dreadful place; and surely, odd whiles I did feel the hands of Mine Own Naughty One to be hookt very pretty and sly into the backward part of my belt, as that she did make a pretending that she drive me before her; and surely this doth be a strange thing to tell upon; for there did be no knowledge of the olden horse in all the eternity of that dark world; but yet, maybe, some dear olden memory-dream did set her hands unconscious to this pretty work.

    The Night Land

  • Away with jrour iheep-hookt, and talu to your armt:

    The Vocal Magazine: Or, Compleat British Songster

  • hookt round n went to uhaul to discovr deal was $175 to tow myself, hootkt round n caught local forgien towr. $140 round trip/2 carz local.

    sold taurus, refabd gm pistn to wndstr, $ bmw 318i/750il..... - Nunya B. Iniz's MySpace Blog |

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