Sentence Examples


  • All real good or evil that can befall him must be from himself..
  • If any mishap befall the queen, the workers can sometimes keep the community from dying out.
  • Then he summoned all the "sons" to gather round his bed, and told them "what shall befall in the latter days" (xlix.).
  • "The individual notion of each person includes once for all what is to befall it, world without end," and "it would not have been our Adam but another, if he had had other events."
  • After the other, it was the bitterest possible experience that could befall him, nor, in the state of mental desolation into which it plunged him, could he find any comfort from being soon again set free.
 

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