Cora


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Noun1.Cora - (Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and DemeterCora - (Greek mythology) daughter of Zeus and Demeter; made queen of the underworld by Pluto in ancient mythology; identified with Roman Proserpina
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If the latter, gratitude must close our mouths; but if the former, both Cora and I shall have need to draw largely on that stock of hereditary courage which we boast, even before we are made to encounter the redoubtable Montcalm.
The young man regarded the last speaker in open admiration, and even permitted her fairer, though certainly not more beautiful companion, to proceed unattended, while he sedulously opened the way himself for the passage of her who has been called Cora.
Alice made no very powerful effort to control her merriment; and even the dark, thoughtful eye of Cora lighted with a humor that it would seem, the habit, rather than the nature, of its mistress repressed.
Besides," she added, in a low and hurried voice, casting a glance at the distant Cora, who slowly followed the footsteps of their silent, but sullen guide, "it may be a friend added to our strength, in time of need.
She pointed persuasively along the path with her riding whip, while their eyes met in a look which the young man lingered a moment to prolong; then, yielding to her gentle influence, he clapped his spurs into his charger, and in a few bounds was again at the side of Cora.
I know not what you call my bass," said Heyward, piqued at her remark, "but I know that your safety, and that of Cora, is far dearer to me than could be any orchestra of Handel's music.
I got that out of Cora The Doctor's Wife whose husband's mother was very cross and unfealing to her like Aunt M.
Sore is my heart and bent my stubborn pride, With Lijah and with Lisha am I tied, My soul recoyles like Cora Doctor's Wife, Like her I feer I cannot bare this life.
CORA will establish a presence in Virginia through its acquisition of Professional Therapies of Roanoke, which has seven locations in the Roanoke market area.
Cora is a portfolio company of Gryphon Investors, a leading middle-market private equity firm based in San Francisco.
Under the circumstances, and despite the massive risks involved, Cora is convinced to escape by a recently arrived slave called Caesar, who is familiar with the underground railway.
Cora and Max have seen their family torn apart afterAbi and Lauren Branning fell from the roof of the Queen Vic in Albert Square.