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  • Pull me out of the net that they have laid privily for me: for thou art my strength. Cited from Purgatory, Divine Comedy, Dante, Tr. by Norton
  • Each prayed her privily for her love, and strove all that he could to make him worthy of the gift, above his fellows. Cited from French Mediaeval Romances from the Lays of Marie de France, by France
  • If they say, Come with us, let us lay wait for blood, let us lurk privily for the innocent without cause: 12. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture: Various, Maclaren
  • Painting was drawn out of the pit laid privily for her by the sheer necessity of an outlet; and painting, having much to say, became the representative Italian art. Cited from Earthwork Out Of Tuscany, by Maurice Hewlett
  • Then, having provided for the honourable entertainment of the worthy envoy, he sent privily for the nurse, and cautiously sounded her as to the affair. Cited from The Decameron, Volume I, Giovanni Boccaccio
  • There they will lie until the Judgment Day, unless their kinsfolk be of sufficient wealth and influence to find their burial places and dig them up and bring them home privily for interment. Cited from Paths of Glory, by Irvin S. Cobb
  • And this reigned long and governed so that his eldest son was chosen after him, Melechmader, the which his brother let slay privily for to have the lordship, and made him to be clept Melechmadabron, and he soldan when I departed from those countries. Cited from The Travels of Sir John Mandeville, Author Unknown