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Elopement

Carker, James
with Dombey’s wife. [Br. Lit.: Dombey and Son]
Leonora
with Alvaro, rejected as suitor by her father. [Ital. Opera: Verdi, La Forza del Destino, Westerman, 315–317]
Little Emily
with Steerforth, although engaged to Ham. [Br. Lit.: David Copperfield]
Madeline
with Porphyro, who appears in dream. [Br. Lit.: “The Eve of St. Agnes” in Magill I, 263–264]
Wardle, Rachel
elopes with the imposter Alfred Jingle. [Br. Lit.: Dickens Pickwick Papers]
Allusions—Cultural, Literary, Biblical, and Historical: A Thematic Dictionary. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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They had a suspicion that the man might elope with a woman from the village.
Your dad might even suggest he doesn't come, or that he comes for part of the day - or even that the two of you elope. He knows the triggers.
ACTRESS Aoibhin Garrihy is busy planning a big wedding but would love to elope in a low-key ceremony.
Shaker Qaid, a journalist from Ibb, said girls elope with people whom they love because they do not have a say about the man whom they wed.
YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS: DABS PASS REF EGON OPEN EAR NONE DEC IMATE DOGS PULSE FRIDAY SEMI ROTOR TAR SPT AMI N TAY STOW YEN SIT STILE EWAN CIRCLE ACRID LAMA CHANDLER NABS TOR LENA D I RE SPY EAST SLAT WEE THINKER Across: 1 Crab; 4 Glade; 7 Voter; 8 Elope; 9 Elder; 10 Politician; 14 Swerve; 16 Senora; 17 Jerry-built; 22 Satan; 23 Grate; 25 Atlas; 26 Album; 27 Xmas.
Ambreen, a student, was killed by her family after she helped her friend, Saima, elope with a man after tying the knot against the will of her family, DSP Khurram Rashid said.
Justin is said to be keen on a ceremony back in Hollywood but his fiancee, 43, is keen to elope.
yEsTErDay's sOLuTIOns: LASH GETS SPL OCHE RAUL LOU PEEL ORNAMENT PAUL T I NGE ACCENT MEAD BOARD MAR E L F TOSS HOY BRAE APT DUD PALMA AFAR MAGYAR SUSAN FENG CR I TER I A AMOS ADD SILL GILT RUE HOLY EDDY WEETHINKER: Across: 1 Rise; 4 Swarm; 7 Terse; 8 Angle; 9 Madam; 10 Tournament; 14 Orient; 16 Wrench; 17 Obligation; 22 Repel; 23 Delhi; 25 Elope; 26 Atlas; 27 Stag.
Summary: Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sep 5 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) Ram Kadam has issued a clarification on his 'elope' remark and said that his statement was quoted out of context.
TWO child sweethearts - aged six and seven - are back with their parents after trying to elope to Africa on New Year's Day.
Back in Series Two, bar owner Jack had fallen for Janice and asked her to elope with him -asked her to elope with him - andand now he's back to cause mischief for the married mum.