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cripples

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Thus did Cripples unconsciously become a master of the ceremonies between them, and bring them more naturally together than Beau Nash might have done if they had lived in his golden days, and he had alighted from his coach and six for the purpose.
Dinah," said Tommy, running forward to meet her, "mother says you'll never marry anybody but a Methodist cripple.
He knew that Hop-Frog was not fond of wine, for it excited the poor cripple almost to madness; and madness is no comfortable feeling.
and he poured out another goblet full and offered it to the cripple, who merely gazed at it, gasping for breath.
We call it," replied the cripple, "the Eight Chained Ourang-Outangs, and it really is excellent sport if well enacted.
The cripple hurled his torch at them, clambered leisurely to the ceiling, and disappeared through the sky-light.
Now for the sinister cripple who lives upon the second floor of the opium den, and who was certainly the last human being whose eyes rested upon Neville St.
He is a cripple in the sense that he walks with a limp; but in other respects he appears to be a powerful and well-nurtured man.
He was making a slow recovery, but would remain a hopeless cripple all his life.
And in Nigeria, where the government has failed to effectively deal with the Boko Haram insurgency, polio again kills, cripples and maims.