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" ... neighbouring rocks, which formed a kind of protecting parapet along our front and right flank, whilst I took post on the left. Both my barrels were now exhausted ; and I desired the other two to fire separately whilst I was reloading ; but to my horror,... "
Journals of Two Expeditions of Discovery in North-west and Western Australia ... - Page 150
by Sir George Grey - 1841 - 412 pages
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The Monthly Review

Books - 1842
...separately, whilst I was reloading ; but to my horror, Coles, who was armed with my rifle, reported hurriedly that the cloth case with which he had covered...paralysed with fear, that he could do nothing but cry out, " O God ! sir, look at them ; look at them !" In the meantime, our opponents pressed more closely round...
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical, ecclesiastical ...

1842
...separately, whilst I was reloading ; but to my horror, Coles, who was armed with my rifle, reported hurriedly, that the cloth case with which he had covered...tear off the lock cover ; and the other man was so paraNO. XIII. XS G lyzed with fear, that he could do nothing but cry out, ' Oh, God ! Sir, look at...
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The Temple anecdotes, by R. and C. Temple, Volume 2

1865
...separately, whilst he was reloading; but to his horror, Coles, who was armed with his rifle, reported hurriedly that the cloth case with which he had covered...become entangled. His services were thus lost at a critical moment ; and the other man was so paralyzed with fear, that he could do nothing but cry out,...
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First (-Fourth) reading book, Book 4

Philip George and son, ltd - 1872
...fire separately as I was reloading ; but to my horror, Coles, who was armed with my ride, reported hurriedly that the cloth case with which he had covered...for protection against rain, had become entangled, so that his services were lost at a most critical moment ; while the other man was so paralysed with...
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The Life and Times of Sir George Grey, K.C.B., Volumes 1-2

William Lee Rees, Lily Rees - Governors - 1892 - 496 pages
...separately whilst I was reloading ; but to my horror, Coles, who was armed with my rifle, reported hurriedly that the cloth case with which he had covered...out, ' Oh, God ! sir, look at them ; look at them !' "In the meantime, our opponents pressed more closely round ; their spears kept whistling by us,...
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The Exploration of Australia, Volume 1

Albert Frederick Calvert - Australia - 1895 - 236 pages
...separately, whilst I was re-loading ; but, to my horror, Coles, who was armed with my rifle, reported hurriedly that the cloth case, with which he had covered...was so paralysed with fear that he could do nothing else but cry, ' O God I Sir, look at them ; look at them ! ' " In the meantime, our opponents pressed...
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The Explorers: Stories of Discovery and Adventure from the Australian Frontier

Tim Fridtjof Flannery - History - 1998 - 385 pages
...fire separately whilst I was reloading; but to my horror Coles, who was armed with my rifle, reported hurriedly that the cloth case with which he had covered...cry out, 'Oh, God! Sir, look at them; look at them!' In the meantime, our opponents pressed more closely round; their spears kept whistling by us, and our...
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The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art, Volume 44

1842
...separately, whilst I was reloading; but to my horror, Coles, who was armed with my rifle, reported hurriedly that the cloth case with which he had covered...tear off the lock cover ; and the other man was so paralyzed with fear, that he could do nothing but cry out.'Oh, God! sir, look at them! look at them!'...
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