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  • After burning for twenty-four hours the smouldering embers were extinguished with libations of wine.
  • These smouldering hatreds burst into open flame about the year 1195.
  • Fears, and early in 1885, simultaneously with the return of the French Fathers, the long smouldering hostility broke out,.
  • Smouldering fires of his old energy flamed out once more and Napoleon began a rapid pursuit of the cavalry screen, which crumpled up and decamped as he advanced, yet all his efforts were powerless to entangle the Anglo-Dutch rearguard to such an extent that Wellington must turn back to its assistance.
  • A smouldering and growing Puritan discontent with the Prayer Book, suppressed with a firm hand under Queen Elizabeth, burst out into a flame on the accession of King James I.
 

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