Rufus


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Rufus,

in the New Testament. 1 Son of Simon of Cyrene. 2 Christian in Rome. Perhaps the same as (1.)
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I sat with my eyes fixed on him, and he never left the house without having me at his heels; and if it ever happened that when he was preparing to go out I was asleep, and did not notice, he would call "Rufus, Rufus," for that was the name he gave me.
For their prelates; when they are proud and great, there is also danger from them; as it was in the times of Anselmus, and Thomas Becket, Archbishops of Canterbury; who, with their croziers, did almost try it with the king's sword; and yet they had to deal with stout and haughty kings, William Rufus, Henry the First, and Henry the Second.
uf and Richard de Malvoisin, and on the other was the pavilion of Hugh de Grantmesnil, a noble baron in the vicinity, whose ancestor had been Lord High Steward of England in the time of the Conqueror, and his son William Rufus.
This allusion to the fate of William Rufus, his Relative, at once incensed and alarmed Prince John.
TELEGRAM, OCTOBER 24TH RUFUS SMITH, LLOYD'S, LONDON, TO LORD GODALMING, CARE OF
He rented a room at the rear of a little frame building belonging to old Rufus Whiting.
But that very afternoon Rufus Cowdery, Secretary of State, left Washington, and early the following morning sailed for England.
I had no consolation in seeing how different she was from this detestable Rufus with the mulberry-coloured great-coat, for I felt that in the very difference between them, in the self-denial of her pure soul and the sordid baseness of his, the greatest danger lay.
The Son of Anak, otherwise Rufus the Blue-Eyed, and also plebeianly known as Tots, rioted with him from brier-rose path to farthest orchard, scalped him in the haymow with barbaric yells, and once, with pharisaic zeal, was near to crucifying him under the attic roof beams.
Rufus the Unicorn and Other Upside-Down Fairytale Songs
NBC's "Timeless" aired a fun, action-packed episode in which Lucy Preston (Abigail Spencer), Wyatt Logan (Matt Lanter) and Rufus Carlin (Malcolm Barrett) (http://ibtimes.
THE last time Rufus Wainwright performed in Glasgow, he ended the gig stark naked on stage at the 02 Academy.