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  • Under Elizabeth, however, the English Merchant Adventurers could finally rejoice at the withdrawal of privileges from the Hanseatics and their concession to England, in return for the retention of the Steelyard, of a factory in Hamburg.
  • 11, "Let the heavens rejoice and let the earth be glad."
  • Common "posies" were such lines as "In thee my choice I do rejoice," "As God decreed so we agreed," and the like.
  • I rejoice in my spine, as in the firm audacious staff of that flag which I fling half out to the world.
  • But thoughts like these troubled very few of the reckless crew; and when, after steadily dropping and dropping the pirates astern, the Pequod at last shot by the vivid green Cockatoo Point on the Sumatra side, emerging at last upon the broad waters beyond; then, the harpooneers seemed more to grieve that the swift whales had been gaining upon the ship, than to rejoice that the ship had so victoriously gained upon the Malays.

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