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sing

[L., singulorum]
Of each; used in writing prescriptions.
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GOTT IM HIMMEL, ABER, how he has been able to sing twenty-five years ago?
Dickon stood out among the trees and rose-bushes and began to sing in quite a simple matter-of-fact way and in a nice strong boy voice:
Men shoot us in the water and club us on the land; Men drive us to the Salt House like silly sheep and tame, And still we sing Lukannon--before the sealers came.
Little Nightingale,' called out the little kitchenmaid, 'our Gracious Emperor wants you to sing before him
The company then laid their hands upon the good things that were before them, but as soon as they had had enough to eat and drink, the muse inspired Demodocus to sing the feats of heroes, and more especially a matter that was then in the mouths of all men, to wit, the quarrel between Ulysses and Achilles, and the fierce words that they heaped on one another as they sat together at a banquet.
The Fairy-King is Oberon, and he lives across the lake--and sometimes he comes in a little boat--and we go and meet him and then we sing this song, you know.
If I could dwell Where Israfel Hath dwelt, and he where I, He might not sing so wildly well A mortal melody, While a bolder note than this might swell From my lyre within the sky.
Then he touched all the other birds with the flower, so that they all took their old forms again; and he took Jorinda home, where they were married, and lived happily together many years: and so did a good many other lads, whose maidens had been forced to sing in the old fairy's cages by themselves, much longer than they liked.
What I sing of, he suffers--what is joy to me, to him is pain.
Truly, I do not mind turning a tune," answered Will Scarlet, "but I would not sing alone.
Serve `em all jolly well right, and I'd go and sing comic songs on the ruins.
From the dancing room, they still heard the laughter and merry voices trying to persuade Natasha to sing.