He leaves all his deliverance
to God, contenting himself with this, that spite of all his pains and pangs, he will still look towards His holy temple.
and how signal have been his deliverance
and preservation in the midst of a nation of pitiless enemies!
Now that this was changed, and he knew himself to be invested through that old trial with forces to which they both looked for Charles's ultimate safety and deliverance
, he became so far exalted by the change, that he took the lead and direction, and required them as the weak, to trust to him as the strong.
No description I could give of her would do justice to my recollection of her, or to her entire deliverance
of herself to her anger.
I was in mortal terror of the young man who wanted my heart and liver; I was in mortal terror of my interlocutor with the ironed leg; I was in mortal terror of myself, from whom an awful promise had been extracted; I had no hope of deliverance
through my all-powerful sister, who repulsed me at every turn; I am afraid to think of what I might have done, on requirement, in the secrecy of my terror.
The longer the interval, the more chance there was of deliverance
from some, at least, of the hateful consequences to which he had sold himself; the more opportunities remained for him to snatch the strange gratification of seeing Nancy, and gathering some faint indications of her lingering regard.
Go therfore mighty powers, Terror of Heav'n, though fall'n; intend at home, While here shall be our home, what best may ease The present misery, and render Hell More tollerable; if there be cure or charm To respite or deceive, or slack the pain Of this ill Mansion: intermit no watch Against a wakeful Foe, while I abroad Through all the coasts of dark destruction seek Deliverance
for us all: this enterprize None shall partake with me.
Unwilling to be found engaged in his hellish occupation, the savage Baron gave the slaves a signal to restore Isaac's garment, and, quitting the dungeon with his attendants, he left the Jew to thank God for his own deliverance
, or to lament over his daughter's captivity, and probable fate, as his personal or parental feelings might prove strongest.
But my deliverance
came sooner than I expected, and in a manner not very common; the whole story and circumstances of which I shall faithfully relate.
As for the fisherman, as he was the first cause of the deliverance
of the young prince, the Sultan gave him much money, and made him and his family happy for the rest of their days.
We indulged a melancholy pleasure in reflecting what that great man had achieved for the deliverance
of Abyssinia, from the yoke and tyranny of the Moors; the voyages he had undertaken; the battles he had fought; the victories he had won; and the cruel and tragical death he had suffered.
Men on cycles, lean-faced, unkempt, scorched along every country lane shouting of unhoped deliverance
, shouting to gaunt, staring figures of despair.