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" The ship was every thing we could wish ; and having closed my charge here much to my satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy ; for in the evening came a sad reverse. Sophia had just gone to bed, and I had... "
The Portfolio of Entertaining & Instructive Varieties in History, Literature ... - Page 235
1825
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 17

Walter Scott - Europe - 1825
...having closed my charge here much to my satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy, for in the evening came...content, and in five minutes the whole ship was in flames ! I ran to examine whence the flames principally issued, and found that the fire had its origin immediately...
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The Imperial magazine; or, Compendium of religious, moral ..., Volume 6

1824
...it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy, — for in the evening camo a sad reverse. Sophia had just gone to bed, and I had thrown oil' half my clothes, when a cry of Fire, fire! roused as from our calm content, and in tive minutes...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 94, Part 2; Volume 136

Early English newspapers - 1824
...having closed my charge here much to my satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy, for in the evening came...content, and in five minutes the whole ship was in flames ! I ran to examine whence the flames principally issued, and found that the fire had its origin immediately...
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The Oriental Herald, and Journal of General Literature, Volume 2

James Silk Buckingham - Great Britain - 1824
...havinir closed my charge here much to my satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy, for in the evening came...Fire, fire ! roused us from our calm content, and in the minutes the whole »hip was in flames! I ran to examine whence the flames principally issued, aud...
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The Oriental Herald, Volume 2

Christianity - 1824
...having closed my charge here much to my satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy, for in the evening came...thrown off half my clothes, when a cry of Fire, fire I roused us from our calm content, and in the minutes the whole ship was in names'. I ran to examine...
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The Oriental herald and colonial review [ed. by J.S. Buckingham]., Volume 2

James Silk Buckingham - 1824
...having closed my charge here much to my satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy, for in the evening came...thrown off half my clothes, when a cry of Fire, fire I roused us from our calm content, and in fi\e minutes the whole ship was in flames! I ran to examine...
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Register for British and Foreign ..., Volume 18

Asia - 1824
...having closed my charge here much to ray satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life ; we were perhaps too happy, for in the evening came a...reverse. Sophia had just gone to bed, and I had thrown oft'half my clothes, when a cry of Jire ! Jlre ! roused us from our calm content, and in five minutes...
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The Asiatic Journal and Monthly Miscellany, Volume 18

Asia - 1824
...reverse. Sophia had just gone to bc-ri, and I had thrown offhalf my clothes, when a cry of Jire ! jvre ! roused us from our calm content, and in five minutes the whole ship was in fiāmes! Iran to examine whence the names principally issued, and found that the fire had its origin...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 17

Walter Scott - Europe - 1825
...having closed my charge here much to my satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy, for in the evening came...and in five minutes the whole ship was in flames 1 I ran to examine whence the flames principally issued, and found that the fire had its origin immediately...
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The Edinburgh Annual Register, Volume 17

Walter Scott - Europe - 1825
...having closed my charge here much to my satisfaction, it was one of the happiest days of my life. We were, perhaps, too happy, for in the evening came...content, and in five minutes the whole ship was in flames ! I ran to examine whence the flames principally issued, and found that the fire had its origin immediately...
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