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" I have for these last ten days been so troubled by the many disappointments I have had, that I think if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer, it would make an end of me. In short I am weary of my life. "
The Quarterly Review - Page 34
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Memoirs of John, Duke of Marlborough, Volume 1

William Coxe, John Churchill Duke of Marlborough - Great Britain - 1818
...have for these last ten days been so troubled by the many disappointments I have had, that I think if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer, it would make an end of me. In short I am weary of my life."* On the 17th of June at midnight, the allied army decamped from Elft,...
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The Quarterly Review

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray (IV), Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - English literature - 1820
...want of all means for executing his own intentions, made him determine upon marching to the Mouse. The many disappointments which he had endured, he...doubled in his Memoirs the number of Marlborough's army, asserting that it contained German auxiliaries of all the provinces, commanded by their princes in...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 23

1820
...the Meuse. The many disappointments which he liad endured, he said, made him weary of his life, and 1 think, he adds, that if it were possible to vex me...French writers than this. Villars, with a gasconading style,)(tad a disregard to trutH which would be dishonourable to any one, and especially to a general...
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Memoirs of John, Duke of Marlborough: With His Original ..., Volume 2

William Coxe - Great Britain - 1820
...have for these last ten days been so troubled by the many disappointments I have had, that I think if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer, it would make an end of me. In short I am weary of my life." * * For the account of the military operations on the Moselle, and...
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The Life of John, Duke of Marlborough

Charles Bucke - Great Britain - 1839 - 386 pages
...sensible part in which we might do the most hurt to France." " I think," said he in another letter, " that if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer, it would make an end of me." Shortly after he says — " I am sure you are so just and kind to me as to believe that, during this...
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The Life of John, Duke of Marlborough

Charles Bucke - Great Britain - 1839 - 386 pages
...sensible part in which we might do the most hurt to France." " I think," said he in another letter, " that if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer, it would make an end of me." Shortly after he says — " I am sure you are so just and kind to me as to believe that, during this...
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Memoirs of the Duke of Marlborough: With His Original ..., Volume 1

William Coxe - Great Britain - 1847
...have for these last ten days been so troubled by the many disap. pointments I have had, that I think if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer, it would make an end of me. In short, I am weary of my life."* * For the account of the military operations on the Moselle, and...
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The popular history of England, Volume 5

Charles Knight - Great Britain - 1859
...have for these last ten days been so troubled by the many disappointments I have had, that I think if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer, it would make an end of me. In short, I am weary of my life." JA vigorous resolution roused Marlborough out of this despondency....
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History of England comprising the reign of queen Anne until the Peace of Utrecht

Philip Henry Stanhope (5th earl.) - Great Britain - 1870 - 13 pages
...have for these last ten days been so troubled by the many disappointments I have had, that I think if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer it would make an end of me. In short I am weary of my life." And again CHAP. on the 24th : " 1 beg you will give my humble duty...
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History of England Comprising the Reign of Queen Anne Until the ..., Volume 1

Earl Philip Henry Stanhope Stanhope - Great Britain - 1872
...have for these last ten days been so troubled by the many disappointments I have had, that I think if it were possible to vex me so for a fortnight longer it would make an end of me. In short I am weary of my life." And again on the 24th : " I beg you will give my humble duty to the...
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