n.1.See Gulf.
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James, a former slave, lives as a blacksmith on Rebel Hill in Gulph Mills, with his patriot friend, Daniel.
Although Melmoth exerts preternatural abilities and has an extended life span, his compact with "the enemy of souls" has resulted in his "[separation] from life and humanity by a gulph impassable" (408, 245).
here's nought to see, But just the rich man and just Lazarus, And both in torments, with a mediate gulph, Though not a hint of Abraham's bosom.
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The real form of this gulph [of Carpentaria] remained in great doubt with geographers .
She has also served on the Leadership Committee of the Women's Initiative of the United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, on the Board of Directors of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter, National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), as Board Chair of New Gulph Children's Center in Villanova and as President of the Brynford Civic Association in Haverford Township.
Landis (M), Merlino Design Partnership, Gulph Mills, PA
The murderers and the murder must be insulated--cut off by an immeasurable gulph from the ordinary tide and succession of human affairs--locked up and sequestered in some deep recess: we must be made sensible that the world of ordinary life is suddenly arrestedlaid asleep--tranced--racked into a dread armistice.
To the right mightie, and right victorius prince, the great Sophie, emperor of the Persians, Medes, Parthians, Hyrcanes, Carmaranians (sic), Margians, of the people on this side, and beyond the river of Tygris, and of all men and nations between the Caspian sea and the gulph of Perisan, greeting, and most happie increase in all prosperitie.
By the end of the story, the writer evaluates that "Jim lately told the writer his story while rowing him from one of the Islands in the Gulph of Paria" (emphasis mine).
the unfortunate man, whose life I have to answer for, was the primary cause of my departure from right, and led me as it were step by step to the gulph in which I am now swallowed up" (5:268).