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let

Tennis Squash
a. a minor infringement or obstruction of the ball, requiring a point to be replayed
b. the point so replayed

LET

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Let your love to life be love to your highest hope; and let your highest hope be the highest thought of life!
With a good conscience our only sure reward, with history the final judge of our deeds; let us go forth to lead the land we love, asking His blessing and His help, but knowing that here on earth God's work must truly be our own.
'let mercy take the place of justice, I only made up my mind to do it out of necessity.
Then Rapunzel let down the braids of her hair, and the enchantress climbed up to her.
Opening another book he saw it was "Palmerin de Oliva," and beside it was another called "Palmerin of England," seeing which the licentiate said, "Let the Olive be made firewood of at once and burned until no ashes even are left; and let that Palm of England be kept and preserved as a thing that stands alone, and let such another case be made for it as that which Alexander found among the spoils of Darius and set aside for the safe keeping of the works of the poet Homer.
"Well," said the curate, "that and the second, third, and fourth parts all stand in need of a little rhubarb to purge their excess of bile, and they must be cleared of all that stuff about the Castle of Fame and other greater affectations, to which end let them be allowed the over-seas term, and, according as they mend, so shall mercy or justice be meted out to them; and in the mean time, gossip, do you keep them in your house and let no one read them."
Besides, if I wait till the morning, Aunt Janet may find out that I left it there and she'd never let me wear it again.
Don't let's talk of such things here," I said hurriedly.
I answer: Let the unjust man be entirely unjust, and the just man entirely just; nothing is to be taken away from either of them, and both are to be perfectly furnished for the work of their respective lives.
"Let's have no more staring and screaming, else we'll have you strapped for a madman.
"Hold your tongue, Jem, and let's hear what he's got to say," said the landlord.
Let's pretend there's a way of getting through into it, somehow, Kitty.