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  • Rather it opens a prison and takes captive at least one man. Cited from Little Journeys: John J. Astor, by Elbert Hubbard
  • They took two captive at New Gloucester as they worked on the local fort.
  • My enemy seems to have set up his throne in me, and leads my wandering thoughts captive at his pleasure. Cited from Memoir and Diary of John Yeardley, Minister of the Gospel,John Yeardley
  • She falls in love with him during the time they were all held captive at Dermari's estate.
  • Believe that you can do so, and we will return with a Roman army captive at our chariot wheels. Cited from Zenobia, by William Ware
  • He had been one of the captives at Lerida who had given his word to serve no further in the war. Cited from Caesar: A Sketch, by James Anthony Froude
  • Both those made captive at the Setch and these taken here are our comrades. Cited from Taras Bulba, et. al, by Nikolai Gogol
  • There were also reported sightings of European captives at various Indian settlements during the same time period.
  • Peace concluded, the removal of the wall and restoration of captives at once followed. Cited from Works, V2, by Lucian of Samosata
  • They received another five crowns each, the remaining fifteen was to be paid them as soon as they arrived with their captive at the house. Cited from By England's Aid, by G. A. Henty
  • And they may recover themselves from the snares of the devil by whom they are held captive at his will. Cited from The Bible, Douay-Rheims, 2 Timothy Book 62
  • Had Macassar seen her in this he would have yielded himself her captive at once, quarter or no quarter. Cited from The Three Clerks, by Anthony Trollope
  • In a controversial move, he released all left-wing guerrillas held captive at the time in Argentina.
  • They had no time to warn outposts, which suffered deaths and captives at almost every location.
  • But when they finish of their last beer and prepare to head home they find themselves held captive at gunpoint by five strangers.
  • A few months later, it is revealed that Robin is alive and being held captive at an undiclosed location.
  • As Young Antelope skimmed along over the snow fields next morning, he thought more than once of the little captive at home. Cited from Timid Hare, by Mary Hazelton Wade
  • They preferred this description of troops, though they had the power of redeeming the captives at a less expense. Cited from The History of Rome; Vol II, Books 9 to 26, by Titus Livius
  • He ransomed many Muslim captives at great cost, only to see them go over to Dizbar's forces.
  • Her heart had been taken captive at first sight, by the handsome stranger -- her little bosom was filled with love for the noble warrior. Cited from Traditions of the North American Indians, Vol. 3 (of 3), by J. A. Jones
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