Now, the Big-endian exiles
have found so much credit in the emperor of Blefuscu's court, and so much private assistance and encouragement from their party here at home, that a bloody war has been carried on between the two empires for six-and-thirty moons, with various success; during which time we have lost forty capital ships, and a much a greater number of smaller vessels, together with thirty thousand of our best seamen and soldiers; and the damage received by the enemy is reckoned to be somewhat greater than ours.
By driving the founders of the Plymouth Colony into exile
, it constrained them to absolute separation irreconcilable.
Prying busybodies thrust their heads into the circle wherever two or three of the exiles
were conversing together.
The unfortunate position of an exile
has its advantages.
When he observed among the exiles
some poor woman with a child, he would always come forward and fondle the little one, and make it laugh.
But Brother Jonah, Sister Martha, and all the needy exiles
, held a different point of view.
Presently, in came the boys; and being exiles
from the German, gladly joined in the games, which soon were lively enough to wake the sleepiest.
And clear across to the Atlantic, the Junta in touch with them all and all of them needing guns, mere adventurers, soldiers of fortune, bandits, disgruntled American union men, socialists, anarchists, rough-necks, Mexican exiles
, peons escaped from bondage, whipped miners from the bull-pens of Coeur d'Alene and Colorado who desired only the more vindictively to fight--all the flotsam and jetsam of wild spirits from the madly complicated modern world.
He fired out the Second Reformed Wesleyans, called back the exiles
from Samoa, invited in the traders, held a general love-feast, took the lid off, proclaimed religious liberty and high tariff, and as for himself went back to the worship of his ancestors, dug up the idols, reinstated a few octogenarian priests, and observed the tabus.
The household, though poor, was a center for other Italian exiles
, but this early and tempestuous political atmosphere created in the poet, by reaction, a lifelong aversion for politics.
shall ye be from all fatherlands and forefather-lands!
We put the ferry-boat alongside, and the exiles
leaned over the bulwarks, weeping and reaching out their hands to my fellow-passengers, among whom they counted some near friends.
But she is, on the other hand, unable to reconcile this idea with the reception of the letter from abroad bearing "the large official- looking seal"--letters from the Continent addressed to political exiles
being usually the last to court attention from foreign post-offices in that way.
There were some Polish exiles
, political prisoners, among them.
from Christendom and civilization inevitably restores a man to that condition in which God placed him, i.