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  • pro. Obsolete form of himself.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pro. See 1st himself.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Obsolete variants of himself.

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  • Two in Shakespeare — and I see that one of these: “And every one to rest themselves betakes,” from the poem Lucrece was actually published in the original 1594 edition, and a second edition, as “And every one to rest himselve betakes,” being changed — by author? by printer?

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  • So little on the subject exists in these “studies” that Balhorn is reduced to giving a prominent place, in quotes, to the same Shakespeare quote from Lucrece that I have previously noted, without bothering to mention that “themselves” was originally written as “himselve,” so that it barely counts as a real instance atall.

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  • Two in Shakespeare — and I see that one of these: “And every one to rest themselves betakes,” from the poem Lucrece was actually published in the original 1594 edition, and a second edition, as “And every one to rest himselve betakes,” being changed — by author?

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  • Noble takes the complaint himselve, being that he was supposed to be manning the front desk himself and no one has yet helped her.

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  • Might add that his position is now consistent with, and more detailed than, Murtha, and Kerry could help himselve by say, “yes” when asked if that is true.

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  • Report Abuse betrayed him? we looked the other way when this theiving rat stole 45 billion dollarsof egyptian money? us taxpayer $$? to make himselve the 5 richest person in the world Do NOT Buy Car Insurance!

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  • What Jack K did was not assist, but actually inject the lethal cocktail himselve, so he killed someone, they didn't kill themselves No. yes, it is wrong!

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  • The master himselve might have enjoyed twittering as he states

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  • But when you're in danger of turning into Fulham, you have to take a short-sighted view at least for a while. hope this is true mike ashley would do himselve and the club a massive favour, but still dennis wise has to go, i just dont trust him.

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  • It was Perry’s (for Perry was the Loud Mayor) job to provide (and Perry’s great pleasure I might add) a new and exciting (and it usually was) thrill and spectacular performer (sometimes a dwarf was used), this year Perry had surpassed himselve by getting a Wrestling Dog!

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