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It was the Sixth Sunday after Epiphany, and the collect began with the words: O God, whose blessed Son was manifested that he might destroy the works of the devil, and make us the sons of God, and heirs of Eternal life.
She thought she would hear Philip his collect so that he should make no mistakes when he said it to his uncle.
1) We can collect together all the happenings in one place, as is done by photography so far as light is concerned;
2) We can collect together all the happenings, in different places, which are connected in the way that common sense regards as being due to their emanating from one object.
What is the power of laying and collecting taxes, but a LEGISLATIVE POWER, or a power of MAKING LAWS, to lay and collect taxes?
I would sooner collect life red devils than liddle monkeys.
According to Somo law, the Anno family was privileged to collect the blood-debt from the Nalasu family, but had been balked of it by the deaths of Nalasu's three sons in the bush.
But after that I watched the chance when she wasn't around so as to collect from her barkeeper.
Lady back there told me to collect her fare from you,' repeated the conductor.
Again the impression passed away, as he heard the voices collect near the spot where the white man had so reluctantly abandoned his rifle.
Then the eldest brother replied, 'The corn has all been cut, but it has not yet been put into barns; let the knave collect all the grain in the kingdom into one big heap before to-morrow night, and if as much as a stalk of corn is left let him be put to death.
Collect what force you can, for there's game afoot that must be hunted hard, and will turn to bay.