Foulness


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Foulness

a flat marshy island in SE England, in Essex north of the Thames estuary
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The little steamer was already flapping her way eastward of the big crescent of shipping, and the low Essex coast was growing blue and hazy, when a Martian appeared, small and faint in the remote distance, advancing along the muddy coast from the direction of Foulness.
They were all stalking seaward, as if to intercept the escape of the multitudinous vessels that were crowded between Foulness and the Naze.
There have been from the loins of this very one great men and good women, and their graves make sacred the earth where alone this foulness can dwell.
When you left your brother you were racked with no unrighteous rage, to the extent even that you snatched up a small hammer, half inclined to kill him with his foulness on his mouth.
Is it to the Lord's house that you come to pour forth the foulness of your heart and the inspiration of the devil?
Think of the hypocrite with his greasy smile penning his leading article, and arranging the foulness of the public placard.
The wind freshened, and the Pyrenees, despite the foulness of her bottom, won half a dozen miles away from the westerly current.
But for the many degrees of foulness short of this state, the priest had leeway to declare the proband's innocence.
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Even though orcish behaviour is obviously comparable to human behaviour, the reader is never asked to consider any alternative course of action against them other than violence, (13) and is constantly encouraged to look on them as evil monsters, as foulness that is best exterminated by arms.
He lanced the abscess and gave her an emetic of hot vinegar so that she vomited up the foulness of it.
Sorry, Sir, there was no intention whatsoever to insinuate any foulness or wrongdoing behind the last victory of Mark Magsayo, who stopped his feeble Nicaraguan foe, Daniel Diaz, listed as a veteran and former world title challenger.