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  • So we were left to take leave of one another without any restraint. Cited from David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
  • No, she would no longer put any restraint upon herself. Cited from Cleopatra, by Georg Ebers, v5
  • For the first time in his life he wept without any restraint over her. Cited from The Wedding Guest, by T.S. Arthur
  • He wanted her by his side, free from any restraint. Cited from Nobody's Man, by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • There did not seem to be any restraint upon me, nor was I watched in any way. Cited from Manuscript in a Copper Cylinder,James De Mille
  • Unfortunately, his military duties were only on very rare occasions any restraint to him. Cited from The Bow of Orange Ribbon, by Amelia E. Barr
  • There would be no one to put any restraint upon them and their natural instincts would be given free play. Cited from American Indian as Participant in the Civil War, by Annie Heloise Abel
  • The commandant was the only one who put any restraint upon himself. Cited from The Works of Guy de Maupassant, Volume II (of 8), by Guy de Maupassant
  • In half an hour there was scarcely any restraint left because a visitor was present. Cited from Taken Alive, by E. P. Roe
  • Imprisonment is considered any restraint on the freedom of movement, for however short a time.
  • He might have been a servant or a piece of furniture for any restraint these men put upon their speech. Cited from The Puritans, by Arlo Bates
  • "I will no longer place any restraint upon you." Cited from Old Saint Paul's, by William Harrison Ainsworth
  • "I do not wish to be any restraint on the children, it would be better for me to go." Cited from Isabel Leicester, by Clotilda Jennings
  • In intercourse they are absolutely without any restraint, and in all other matters they act as they like. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 3
  • Also it is clear that I cannot put any restraint upon the liberty of the subject and order you to remain with me. Cited from Mr. Meeson's Will, by H. Rider Haggard
  • Allen found himself the only one at the dinner-table who seemed to be laboring under any restraint. Cited from The Lever, by William Dana Orcutt
  • A career was open to talent, and that without any restraint. Cited from Conflict Between Religion and Science, by Draper
  • I was too indignant to place any restraint on the language in which I answered her. Cited from Little Novels, by Wilkie Collins
  • They have been the home of others besides myself, lawless, restless under any restraint. Cited from The Purchase Price, by Emerson Hough
  • Her father would pay her board in order that she should not be any restraint on her aunt, with her scant income. Cited from By the Light of the Soul, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
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