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For a minute a wild desire to run away possessed her, but that was cowardly, and the girls would laugh at her, so she resolved to stay and get out of the scrape as she could.
Was he to stay long in London by himself, with nobody but Mr.
If I stay here and fight, I shall not return alive but my name will live for ever: whereas if I go home my name will die, but it will be long ere death shall take me.
When Ambrosch came to town, however, he came alone, and though he put his horses in our barn, he would never stay for dinner, or tell us anything about his mother and sisters.
But he wept such big tears, and begged so hard to be allowed to stay, that the Doctor hadn't the heart to turn him out.
The Princess, however, entreated him to stay, saying that the next night would not be so bad, and in the end he gave in and stayed.
The communication excited many professions of concern; and enough was said of wishing them to stay at least till the following day to work on Jane; and till the morrow their going was deferred.
Come, then," she added, in a tone of complaining affection, as Dinah sat down by her side, "I'll be loath for ye t' go, but ye canna stay much longer, I doubt.
Perhaps he will always stay longer than he talks of.
Swallow, Swallow, little Swallow," said the Prince, "will you not stay with me for one night, and be my messenger?
Some of us must stay here, and take care of the sick.
Well, her mother told her she could ask me to go home with her from school and stay all night with her.
The Captain of the ship was not afraid, because he had seen storms before, and had sailed his ship through them in safety; but he knew that his passengers would be in danger if they tried to stay on deck, so he put them all into the cabin and told them to stay there until after the storm was over, and to keep brave hearts and not be scared, and all would be well with them.
Perhaps he will stay among his friends till Christmas; and then, next spring, he will be off again.
Anna did not mean to stay to supper, but the master of the house began to press her to do so.