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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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Kelly Clarkson and Brandon Blackstock: After initially canceling their wedding plans, the singer and her now-husband eloped at Blackberry Farms in Tennessee in October 2013.
In January, 13-year-old Fatima Qourhani eloped with her maternal cousin.
If Adam did so, post-revolution Egypt would have been saved from the curse inflicted upon it by the two Coptic women who eloped.
Taking her clan by surprise Liah Saeed al-Naeti, 20, dumped her Jewish groom Haroun Salem from the northern governorate of Sadah a week after their marriage on June 30 and eloped with Abdel-Rahman al-Huthaifi, a Muslim with whom she was in love but the family rejected him on religious grounds.
All told, 43% of the psychiatric patients who eloped were in the interior of the emergency department.
To the horror of their families in Ireland, they eloped in 1778 by escaping across the Irish Sea and settling in Llangollen.
THE 14-year-old girl who eloped with a Turkish barman has agreed to return to the UK, the Foreign Office said yesterday.
A FATHER was today making plans to bring his teenage daughter back to the UK after she eloped with a Turkish barman.
Curren (LadyePress, $22.95) Noted textbook author Curren turns to romance with the true story of Lady Eleanor Butler and the Honorable Miss Sarah Ponsonby, who eloped in the late 18th century and lived together more than 50 years.
After Anna eloped several times, it was clear that changes had to be made to the facility.
Mike Nolan, husband of Tracy Nolan, who abandoned her three children in Turkey and eloped with a handsome Jordanian she had just met, says that although he cannot forgive his estranged wife for what she did, protests that she is still not "the worst moth er in the world", as one newspaper dubbed her.
In spite of his ongoing revolt against classical technique, Flindt has not de eloped his methods of parodying ballet.