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  • And who were these men who were carrying him away captive, and what was their motive? Cited from The Lost Treasure of Trevlyn, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • They will destroy you and carry you away captives. Cited from Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson,by Peter Radisson
  • Thus Judah was carried away captive out of his own land. Cited from The Bible, King James, Jeremiah Book 24
  • In the pass they were attacked by marauders, and one of their number was carried away captive. Cited from Story of the Innumerable Company, and Other Sketches,David Starr Jordan
  • It brought away captive, as prisoners taken by force of arms, some of the most valiant of his army. Cited from The Works of John Bunyan Volume 1, by John Bunyan
  • Two or three of the young women who were carried away captive married Frenchmen in Canada and never returned. Cited from The Complete Works of John Greenleaf Whittier
  • All the Christians had been carried away captive, and no civil population had been introduced in their stead. Cited from Conquest of Granada, by Washington Irving
  • Swooping down upon the white settlement at Canajoharie, he laid everything low and carried away captive many women and children. Cited from The War Chief of the Six Nations, by Louis Aubrey Wood
  • And the women and children he took away captive, and defiled the sanctuary. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, V. XIII, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • Certainly not before they were carried away captive to Babylon. Cited from The Water of Life and Other Sermons, Kingsley
  • They that spoil them shall be for a spoil; they that carried them away captive shall themselves go into captivity. Cited from California Sketches, Second Series, by O. P. Fitzgerald
  • Thus was she borne away captive of her dead, neither willing nor unwilling, of life and death equally careless. Cited from Mary Marston, by George MacDonald
  • For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song, saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion? Cited from Serbia in Light and Darkness, by Nikolaj Velimirovic
  • He would not yield, but he well knew that he was conquered beforehand, and must be led away captive in the end. Cited from Greifenstein, by F. Marion Crawford
  • This is the people whom Nabuchodonosor carried away captive: in the seventh year, three thousand and twenty-three Jews. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, Jeramias Book 28
  • He was carried away captive, but redeemed after many dangers. Cited from Lives of the Fathers, Martyrs, and Principal Saints, by Alban Butler
  • The inhabitants he carried away captive, as usual but he made no attempt to hold the ravaged districts by means of new cities or fresh colonists. Cited from The Seven Great Monarchies, Vol 2. (of 7): Assyria, by George Rawlinson
  • Mr Root, seeing his victim so near, seized me by the ears, and attempted to lug me away captive. Cited from Rattlin the Reefer, by Edward Howard
  • There the battle took place which ended in the defeat of the king of Sodom and his allies, who were carried away captive to the north. Cited from Patriarchal Palestine, by Archibald Henry Sayce
  • He was to take these two cities, and he was to lead the inhabitants away captive, and bring them as slaves into the presence of the Great King. Cited from The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 1, by Various
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