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  • The return of my father made some alteration in our mode of life. Cited from Poor Jack, by Frederick Marryat
  • You and I, thinking as we do, will of course make no alteration in our manner towards him. Cited from Rujub, the Juggler, by G. A. Henty
  • We see nothing in the present events in the least degree sufficient to warrant an alteration in our opinion. Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. VI. (of 12), by Burke
  • We could only wait, therefore, in patience for some alteration in our favour. Cited from Narratives of Shipwrecks of the Royal Navy: between 1793 and 1849, Gilly
  • The alteration in our food I have already mentioned. Cited from Prisoner for Blasphemy, by G. W. Foote
  • We since learned that this alteration in our appearance is what caused them to postpone the sacrifice. Cited from The Wonder Island Boys: The Tribesmen, by Roger Finlay
  • The death of the late Sultan has produced no alteration in our relations with Turkey. Cited from A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Richardson
  • Every alteration of the ethical ideal has brought with it some alteration in our idea of God. Cited from Philosophy and Religion, by Hastings Rashdall
  • Certain mechanical changes, a small alteration in our local position, apprises us of a dualism. Cited from Initial Studies in American Letters, by Henry A. Beers
  • It suggests an alteration in our mental attitude, and imposes a new moral duty. Cited from Inquiries into Human Faculty and Its Development, by Francis Galton
  • In the morning I discovered a visible alteration in our company for the better, and I sent them away again to gather oysters. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
  • There is, perhaps, no alteration in our service that could be made with better effect than this, provided it were made with as great caution as its importance demands. Cited from Lives of the English Poets, by Henry Francis Cary
  • The alteration in our course more easterly, soon brought us into a very different description of country, forming a remarkable contrast to that which had so long occupied us. Cited from Expeditions into New South Wales, by John Oxley
  • The alteration in our appearance was equally distressing to them for since the swellings had subsided we were little more than skin and bone. Cited from The Journey to the Polar Sea, by John Franklin
  • The alteration in our appearance was equally distressing to them, for since the swellings had subsided we were little more than skin and bone. Cited from Journey to the Polar Sea, 1819-22, Volume 2, by John Franklin
  • But I feel that I am less inclined to demand an immediate alteration in our practice than I was before I had seen any of the American courts of law. Cited from North America, Vol. 2, by Anthony Trollope
  • The alteration in our friendship does not proceed from my fault, but solely from his plan of pacification, which I do not approve. Cited from The Life of the Truly Eminent and Learned Hugo Grotius, by Burigny
  • By changing our underlying theory in this matter we change all the resultant assumptions; and it is this alteration in our basic theory of life which is being urged. Cited from Our Androcentric Culture, Charlotte P. Gilman
  • This circumstance led to a radical alteration in our camping system, and gave us the idea of the best five-man tent that has probably yet been seen in the Polar regions. Cited from The South Pole, Vols 1 and 2, Roald Amundsen
  • At forty-five minutes past one P.M. we had come to the end of the clear water, and prepared to shorten sail, to await some alteration in our favour. Cited from Three Voyages for the Discovery of a Northwest Passage, Vol. 1, by Parry
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