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  • Accordingly, on the 10th of June, the weak and ailing tsarevich received twentyfive strokes with the knout (as then administered nobody ever survived thirty), and on the 24th fifteen more.
  • From about 1796 Ampere gave private lessons at Lyons in mathematics, chemistry and languages; and in 1801 he removed to Bourg, as professor of physics and chemistry, leaving his ailing wife and infant son at Lyons.
  • "I am so glad you should get to know one another... very sorry the prince is still ailing," and after a few more commonplace remarks he rose.
  • He came back to find his father ailing, and in February 1831 he left Cambridge for Somersby, where a few days later Dr George Tennyson died.
  • The Persian campaigns wore out the feeble health of Peter, who had been ailing for some time.
 

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