bygone times

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  • His mind went back again now to that bygone time. Cited from The Fallen Leaves, by Wilkie Collins
  • The small municipal area defined the village's size and population in bygone times.
  • When I have you all together quietly some evening I shall tell you about those bygone times. Cited from Maezli, by Johanna Spyri
  • It was no ordinary love that had bound parent and child together in the bygone time. Cited from I Say No, by Wilkie Collins
  • More than once; in bygone times the royal family had escaped by that upper door, and the guard after them. Cited from Long Live the King, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
  • Because if you conjure up long bygone times the action has to have its way, however many there are to see. Cited from Pelle the Conqueror, V2, Martin Anderson Nexo
  • She saw him once again in that vanished bygone time, in that old past which was put out forever. Cited from Library of the World's Best Mystery and Detective Stories, by Hawthorne
  • I am inclined to think that in those reprehensible bygone times, many other people did their business in this same way. Cited from Frenzied Fiction, by Stephen Leacock
  • On still, and on, among the low meadows, through which the river had cut its way in bygone times. Cited from Quicksilver, by George Manville Fenn
  • Whether it was human, or had come from the castle larder in bygone times, he could not tell. Cited from A Laodicean, A Story of Today, by Thomas Hardy
  • There were old men, with powdered hair and the rich dress of bygone times. Cited from Aunt Phillis's Cabin, by Mary H. Eastman
  • But then, as we all came of the same blood in bygone times, it is not altogether surprising. Cited from Young Knights of the Empire,by Robert Baden-Powell
  • The streets, the parks and the playing fields speak to visitors, telling stories of bygone times.
  • They call back indistinctly scenes of bygone times, and will be spoken of as they occur in the work. Cited from Wagner's Tristan und Isolde, George Ainslie Hight
  • She, too, had done her best to make our last evening renew the golden bygone time -- the time that could never come again. Cited from The Woman in White by Wilkie Collins
  • He looked so much like a man of bygone times that neither of them replied, but remained curiously gazing at him. Cited from A Laodicean, A Story of Today, by Thomas Hardy
  • From an early period of my schoolboy days I had a great regard for every object that had reference to bygone times. Cited from James Nasmyth: Engineer, An Autobiography
  • In bygone times, healing effects were always ascribed to the well's water.
  • Here, on exceptionally hot days, in bygone times, perhaps once a year or so, they had drunk tea. Cited from Superfluous Man and Others, by Ivan Turgenev
  • Legend has it that it contains precious stones and gold coins of bygone times.
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