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" That party had been with me, the same morning, at Whitehaven; some complaisance, therefore, was their due. I had but a moment to think how I might gratify them, and at the same time do your ladyship the least injury. "
The Atlantic Magazine - Page 319
1824
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The New England Historical and Genealogical Register,: Volume 29 1875

New England Historic Genealogical Society Staff - 1995 - 513 pages
...been with me the same morningat Whitchavcn ; some complaisance, therefore, was their due. I had but a moment to think how I might gratify them, and at...time do your ladyship the least injury. I charged two officers to permit none of the seamen to enter the house, or to hurt anything about it, — to...
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John Paul Jones' Memoir of the American Revolution: Presented to King Louis ...

Gerard W. Gawalt, John Paul Jones, John R. Sellers - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 140 pages
...the same morning at Whitehaven (in England)—some complaisance therefore was their due. I had but a moment to think how I Might gratify them, and, at...Seamen to enter the house, or to hurt any thing about it—to treat you, Madam, with the utmost respect—to accept the plate which was offered—and to...
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John Paul Jones and the American Navy

James C. Bradford - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2001 - 112 pages
...as Volunteers, the same morning at White Haven; some complaisance therefore was their due. I had but a moment to think how I might gratify them, and at...none of the Seamen to enter the House, or to hurt anything about it — To treat you, Madam, with the utmost Respect — to accept of the plate [ie,...
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John Paul Jones: Sailor, Hero, Father of the American Navy

Evan Thomas - Biography & Autobiography - 2010 - 400 pages
...as volunteers, the same morning at Whitehaven, some complaisance was therefore their due. I had but a moment to think how I might gratify them, and at the same time do your Ladyship the least injury." Jones insisted that he had instructed the men to take only the plate and "treat you, Madam, with the...
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The United Service Magazine, Volume 41, Page 1

Military art and science - 1843
...volunteers the same morning at Whitehaven ; some complaisance, therefore, was their due. I bad but a moment to think how I might gratify them, and at...none of the seamen to enter the house, or to hurt anything about it; to treat you, Madam, with the utmost respect, — to accept of the plate which was...
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The Living Age ..., Volume 286

1915
...wanted to do something by way of reprisals against the British. "I had but a moment," Jones added, "to think how I might gratify them, and at the same...none of the seamen to enter the house, or to hurt anything about it ; to treat you, madam, with the utmost respect; to accept of the plate, which was...
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The New Scots Magazine, Volume 2

1830
...been with me the same morning at Whitehaven ; some complaisance, therefore, was their due. I had but a moment to think how I might gratify them, and at...time do your Ladyship the least injury. I charged the officers to permit none of the seamen to enter the house, or to hurt any thing about it ; to treat...
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Graham's American Monthly Magazine of Literature, Art, and Fashion, Volume 37

1850
...with me at Whitehaven ; some compl usance, therefore, was their dne. I had but a moment to think how 1 might gratify them, and at the same time do your ladyship the least injury. I charged the officers to permit none of the seamen to enter the house, or to hurt any thing about it ; to treat...
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