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Theodore Sedgwick Fay (1807

theodore sedgwick fay

’ “‘There shall be no distance,’ said Arnold quietly, ‘not even this table between us. ’ “‘By the bones of my father! For, though the unexpected drama had nobly commenced, it was uncertain how it might terminate. He might turn his self-destruction to some account by confronting the audacious swaggerer, who with such impunity had trampled upon every opponent. ’ “Several friendly voices, in the neighborhood of the young Arnold, were heard recommending him to empty the cup; reminding him of the wonderful skill of Mentz both with sword and pistol. Thomas 1854–1925 Southern States: Malvern Hill, Va.

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The Encyclopedia Americana (1920)/Fay, Theodore Sedgwick

theodore sedgwick fay

Thou hast trampled too long upon the defenceless. Indeed some of the younger students almost expected that a bolt of real lightning would issue from his hand and lay his doomed enemy in ashes at his feet. Carpenter Southern States: Ashley, the River, S. Of thy vast throngs now faintly comes the roar, Though late like beating ocean surf I ween,— And everywhere thy various barks are seen, Cleaving the limpid floods that round thee flow, Encircled by thy banks of sunny green,— The panting steamer plying to and fro, Or the tall sea-bound ship abroad on wings of snow. George, the Islands, Alaska by George Bancroft Griffith b.

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Fay, Theodore S. (Theodore Sedgwick), 1807

theodore sedgwick fay

Brom joined her in suing for freedom from the Ashleys. M’Laughlin 1798–1861 by Charles A. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Provenance: Dugas de la Boissonny bookplate ; R. He then moved to Berlin. Gallagher 1808–1894 by Thomas H.

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New York, a poem by Theodore Sedgwick Fay

theodore sedgwick fay

’ “‘It is for thee to name place and weapon; but let it not be longer than to-morrow night, or I shall burst with rage and impatience. Their son was a lawyer and author. “Mentz desperately seized one of the pistols and said: “‘Name the distance. Died in Berlin, Germany, 1898. ’ “Arnold picked up the fallen weapon and placed it in the trembling, nerveless hand of his enemy. Take the goblet and drink. ‘Drink the cup and be done with it.

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Theodore Sedgwick Fay (1807

theodore sedgwick fay

Soule 1815–1891 Western States: White Pine, Nev. She died of the disease on April 12, 1771 while eight months pregnant. “‘Gentlemen,’ he said at length, ‘I have not yet been long enough at your University to learn whether scenes of this kind are got up in earnest or in jest. ’ “‘I accept the challenge. I have no skill with the pistol.

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The Encyclopedia Americana (1920)/Fay, Theodore Sedgwick

theodore sedgwick fay

We students call it Paukerei, and look upon it as a sort of frolic. Thy puppet yonder—Carl von Klipphausen—shall call, one! ’ “‘Readiness to die rather than submit to insult. ’ “‘Well, take that line between the point where you stand and yonder door. Our little matters are generally settled with the sword. He was elected as representative to the state house, and then as state senator.

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America: Vols. XXV

theodore sedgwick fay

—Anonymous New England: Pemigewasset, the River, N. She had accepted the hand of a noble and wealthy general attached to the person of the Emperor, and would thenceforth sparkle as one of the brightest jewels around the throne. Thou art heated with wine. Russell by Oliver Wendell Holmes 1809–1894 by Henry Theodore Tuckerman 1813–1871 by Oliver Wendell Holmes 1809–1894 by John Boyle O’Reilly 1884–1890 by Oliver Wendell Holmes 1809–1894 by Oliver Wendell Holmes 1809–1894 New England: Brookfield, Mass. “What the father was in public, the son was in private.

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Edgar Allan Poe Society of Baltimore

theodore sedgwick fay

“‘By the bones of my father! Thus I yield to thy threats. He then surprised every one by giving a splendid fête, inviting all his acquaintance except Mentz. Hast thou skill with the pistol? ’ “‘To-night be it,’ said Mentz; ‘though to-night my hand is not steady; wine and anger are no friends to the nerves. Curiosity and interest rose to their height. Miller Hagerman 1848–1905 by Henry Morford 1823–1881 by William Ross Wallace 1819–1881 Middle States: Callicoon, the River, N. If you apologize for your uninvited presence you may walk out of the room a living man. —and at the third call we shall both be in the unknown world.

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New York, a poem by Theodore Sedgwick Fay

theodore sedgwick fay

Mentz, bewildered and stunned with astonishment, grief, shame, cowardice and drunkenness, covered his face with his hands. Greene 1802–1868 New England: Rhode Island, the Island by William Cullen Bryant 1794–1878 New England: Rye, N. It was under the influence of this disappointment that the young man had resolved to destroy his existence with his own hand, at the conclusion of a fête to his companions. A thrill of sympathy greeted the victim who had struck down the insolent oppressor in the moment of his triumph. The slightest cause, or no cause at all, and—crack! She committed suicide by consuming poison on September 20, 1807. I will make him drink my health.

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New York. Theodore Sedgwick Fay (1807

theodore sedgwick fay

“The self-possession of the bully was not increased by the deafening cries of ‘Shame! “The latent hatred which lurked in the students’ breasts flashed forth. Poems of Places: An Anthology in 31 Volumes. ’ “The goblets were all quaffed except one. ” said Kreutzner, “only fine young boys letting off their steam. His frequent absences, coupled with the death of three children and the strain of caring for numerous children albeit with the help of her mother and many servants and slaves , caused Pamela's physical and mental health to decline.

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