my bondage

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  • Now I am sure that my bondage will never cease. Cited from Possessed, by Cleveland Moffett
  • How often, when suffering under my bondage as a slave, I have thought that at my death no music would be heard. Cited from Sister Carmen, by M. Corvus [Tr.: Kate Dykers]
  • Because my bondage has been hateful to me ever since I came to Hale. Cited from The Lovels of Arden, by M. E. Braddon
  • Since I last wrote, we have done haying, and the remainder of my bondage will probably be light. Cited from American Notebooks, V2,by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • I had hitherto been supported by the expectation of soon reaching home and being emancipated from my bondage. Cited from Dick Cheveley, by W. H. G. Kingston
  • I would have hated the yellow fogs had they not sometimes shortened the hours of my bondage. Cited from The Ghost Ship, by Richard Middleton
  • "Most noble mistress, tempt me not to hate my bondage more by bringing to my ears such words." Cited from The Coming of the King, by Bernie Babcock
  • I met your honoured father, whose life I had saved on the Ohio some years before, and he worked for my comfort in my bondage. Cited from Seats Of The Mighty, by G. Parker, v1
  • "Of course -- the absence of one so actively annoying, must make my bondage more tolerable." Cited from The Monctons: A Novel, Volume I, by Susanna Moodie
  • If I must serve, the number of my masters, who were born my equals, would but add to the ignominy of my bondage. Cited from The Works of John Dryden, Vol. 5 (of 18), ed. by Walter Scott
  • I am now come to MONDAY, the 5th Day of my Bondage and Misery. Cited from Pamela, by Samuel Richardson
  • For myself, I had accepted my bondage so meekly, so dutifully, that I did not know the weight it had been upon me till it was suddenly taken off. Cited from Richard Vandermarck, by Miriam Coles Harris
  • "Yes: since I learnt to love -- my bondage!" Cited from The Great Amulet, by Maud Diver
  • "I feel that the day of my bondage is advancing with unfaltering tread, like the day of doom." Cited from The Pagans, by Arlo Bates
  • By her tears the saintly woman broke my bondage worse than death, By my sins she suffers exile and misfortune's freezing breath! Cited from Maha-bharata, by Anonymous
  • Do, return back, replace me in my bondage, Tell all thy friends how dangerously thou lov'st me, And let thy dagger do its bloody office. Cited from Venice Preserved, by Thomas Otway
  • This, to me, was knowledge; but it was a kind of knowledge which filled me with a burning hatred of slavery, increased my suffering, and left me without the means of breaking away from my bondage. Cited from My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass #2
  • The king, when he designed you for my guard, Resolved he would not make my bondage hard: If otherwise, you have deceived his end; And whom he meant a guardian, made a friend. Cited from The Works of John Dryden, Vol. 5 (of 18), ed. by Walter Scott
  • With all other blessings sought at the mercy seat, I always prayed that God would, of His great mercy, and in His own good time, deliver me from my bondage. Cited from My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass #2
  • The reader, I fear, will fancy I rejoice too much at having broke loose from my bondage, and that I grow wanton with the idea of having regained my liberty. Cited from Art Of Poetry An Epistle To The Pisos, by Horace
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