not rise

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  • However, the water did not rise high enough to carry out the plan.
  • The mountains on either side did not rise so high as three thousand feet. Cited from The Path to Rome, by Hilaire Belloc
  • We did indeed rise before the sun, which would not rise for us. Cited from The Swiss Family Robinson; or Adventures in a Desert Island, by Wyss
  • But she did not rise, or make any sign that she would go. Cited from Doctor Claudius, A True Story, by F. Marion Crawford
  • It was only half-past twelve and the sun did not rise until six. Cited from Captains All, Book 8: The Temptation of Samuel Burge, by W.W. Jacobs
  • Those who will not rise with me, shall no longer be of my family. Cited from The Life of Napoleon I (Volumes, 1 and 2), by John Holland Rose
  • The place of meeting itself does not rise very clearly before our view. Cited from The Life of St. Paul, by James Stalker
  • But he himself did not rise, nor show more feeling than he could help. Cited from A Prisoner in Fairyland, by Algernon Blackwood
  • She could not rise above the condition in which she was born. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume III, by John Lord
  • When he heard the door open finally he did not rise. Cited from Broken to the Plow, by Charles Caldwell Dobie
  • It could not rise above the level of those who dedicated themselves to its service. Cited from The Old Roman World, by John Lord
  • When the meeting broke up, she did not rise with the rest. Cited from Abraham Lincoln: A History V1, by Nicolay & Hay
  • I will not rise from my seat for any of them. Cited from The Fall of the Niebelungs
  • When he dropped down next time he did not rise again. Cited from A Pagan of the Hills, by Charles Neville Buck
  • But this science did not rise until a much later date. Cited from The Evolution of Man, V.1., by Ernst Haeckel
  • Some days we thought it did not rise at all! Cited from St. Nicholas Magazine for Boys and Girls, Vol. 5, May, 1878, No. 7
  • She did not rise, but held out her hand to him. Cited from Paul Faber, Surgeon, by George MacDonald
  • Was there any height now that he might not rise to? Cited from The Coast of Chance, by Esther Chamberlain and Lucia Chamberlain
  • From these he did not rise till the morning fully broke. Cited from The Lilac Sunbonnet, by S.R. Crockett
  • They did not rise from their table until nearly three o'clock. Cited from Married Life, by May Edginton
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