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" In which sad progress, passing along by the rest of the army, where his uncle the general was, and being thirsty with excess of bleeding, he called for drink which was presently brought him ; but as he was putting the bottle to his mouth, he saw a poor... "
England at War: The Story of the Great Campaigns of the British Army ... - Page 28
by William Henry Davenport Adams - 1886
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The Edinburgh Review: Or Critical Journal, Volume 144

1876
...putting the bottle to his mouth, he saw a poor soldier carried along who had eaten his last at that Mime feast, ghastly casting up his eyes at the bottle,...poor man with these words — " Thy '• necessity is greater than mine." And when he had pledged this poor soldier, he was presently carried to Arabelln.'...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius, Natives of Great ...

Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...wistfully at the bottle, which Sir Philip perceiving, immediately took it from his lips without drinking, and delivered it to the poor man with these words. " Thy necessity is yet greater than mine.*" This beautiful incident, which displays the most exalted courage, blended with the tenderest feelings...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical, Illustrative of ..., Volume 3

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1814
...the bottle to his mouth, he saw a poor soldier carried along, who had been wounded at the same time, ghastly casting up his eyes at the bottle, which Sir...words, " Thy necessity is yet greater than mine."* This affecting scene Mr. Hayley, in language * Biographia IMtauuka, vol. vi. p. 3U87equally beautiful...
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The Monthly Review

1829
...drink, which was presently brought him, bat as he was putting the bottle to his mouth, he saw a poor soldier carried along, who had eaten his last at the...words, " Thy necessity is yet greater than mine." ' ' His lordship's affectionate entreaties to the throne of mercy were unavailing. It is supposed that...
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The Library of the Old English Prose Writers ...: Sir Philip Sidney's ...

English literature - 1831
...drink, which was presently brought him ; but as he was putting the bottle to his mouth, he saw a poor soldier carried along, who had eaten his last at the...words, ' Thy necessity is yet greater than mine.'"* * This affecting scene supplied the late Benjamin West with the subject of one of his most interesting...
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The Eclectic Reader: Designed for Schools and Academies

Bela Bates Edwards - Readers - 1832 - 324 pages
...drink, which was presently brought him ; but as he was putting the bottle to his mouth, he saw a poor soldier carried along, who had eaten his last at the...words, ' Thy necessity is yet greater than mine.' " It is supposed that the bullet from which Sidney suffered had been poisoned. After lingering sixteen...
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Outre-mer: a pilgrimage beyond the sea, Volume 2

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow - Europe - 1835
...drink, which was presently brought him ; but, as he was putting the bottle to his mouth, he saw a poor soldier carried along, who had eaten his last at the...words : — ' Thy necessity is yet greater than mine.' " The most celebrated productions of Sidney's pen are the Arcadia and the Defence of Poetry. The former...
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The Eclectic Reader: Designed for Schools and Academies

Bela Bates Edwards - Readers - 1835 - 324 pages
...drink, which was presently brought him ; but as he was putting the bottle to his mouth, he saw a poor soldier carried along, who had eaten his last at the...delivered it to the poor man, with these words, ' Thy nepessity is yet greater than mine.' " It is supposed that the bullet from which Sidney suffered had...
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The History of the Reigns of Edward the Sixth, Mary, and Elizabeth, Volume 2

Sharon Turner - Great Britain - 1835
...along, ghastly casting up his eyes at the vessel; which sir Philip perceiving, took it from his nead, and delivered it to the poor man, with these words: Thy necessity is yet greater than mine. When he had pledged the poor soldier, he was carried immediately to Arnheim.' Life, p. 144. 76 His...
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The History of England from the Earliest Period to the Death of Elizabeth ...

Sharon Turner - Great Britain - 1835
...along, ghastly casting up his eyes at the vessel ; which sir Philip perceiving, took it from his head, and delivered it to the poor man, with these words : Thy necessity if yet greater than mine. When he had pledgnl the poor soldier, he was carried immediately to Arnheim.'...
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