Sentence Examples


  • The death-dealer smiled faintly.  Rhyn trotted away from him, out of the palace and into the jungle.  He suspected freeing Katie from Death would be easier than freeing Gabe from Death.  There was more at stake for her if she lost Gabe.
  • Prince Auersperg feels his dignity at stake and orders the sergeant to be arrested.
  • He was not cast in a heroic mould, and he had no desire to figure at the stake; like Cecil, and Elizabeth herself, he had a great respect for authority, and when his time came he could consistently impose authority on others.
  • Passing a cornfield the other day, close by a hat and coat on a stake, I recognized the owner of the farm.
 
 

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