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Manifest destiny signified a glowing faith in democracy
A solitary lamp shone in the vestibule and a single candle flickered
His eyes were sad and heart empty from the recent death of his wife
This was the first man I killed!
When he comes he will bring a breeze with him
Ghost towns are easier to document because of official records
They danced on a dirt floor, and it was very dusty
The medicine man said the wound was mortal!
Beware of metaphysics:
This one tended to do necessary things and to inquire afterward
into their legality
And why towers the oak in grandeur to heaven, while the shrub
at its base is trodden?
Our pastimes and sports had been laid aside for two years
There was bad management somewhere
The women were enveloped in shawls and did not disclose their faces
The idea was to keep the flies in motion while the guests were eating
We killed several men and about forty horses
He had shown great energy and resource in putting down
His actual politics were vague
His manners though formed in the wilds of the west were
There were blood pools everywhere
Their friend ran a short distance and was shot dead!
The boat was soon in flames!
The whites commenced slaughtering!
If they are sorry when about to die, all is well!
All this land had been ours
This was an uninhabited region of lakes and mountains
Abandoned places, limitless wildernesses
When food was scarce we ate worms and rodents
Consider the stupendous feat
We rise to legends and tales of stagecoaches
The hostess was sitting on a sack of barley, while her husband
Two murderers brazenly entered and ordered breakfast
Thus he had been dreaming for four years
The country was ruined past redemption
His head throbbed with splitting pains, owing to years of
He could not stop the bleeding from an axe wound
The old chief had some dogs killed
The news ran through our camp like fire in the prairie
The Americans want to take your country from you
They put captives to death by unspeakable torture
This was the most terrible sight I had ever seen
Hogs of the villagers set upon the carcasses
Bodies of the dead were attacked by ravens and buzzards
A head was cut off and preserved in a jar of poisonous liquors
The mules, terrified by the smell of blood, reared and
The demon of blood and slaughter has been let loose upon us
Miscellaneous murders, riots, and other outrages
It was no year for righteous men
Who will set limits on this forward march?
Those who labor in the earth are the chosen people of God, if ever
he had chosen people
Religion is indispensable to restrain the brute appetites of the
The drive to the west has helped preserve the power of agriculture
in the nation
Power alone limits power
Many felt the slavery question was irrelevant
Nearing the houses, they became aware of a strong stench,
The stench of men covered with crimes
But now he was hallucinating and it was thought best to place him
in an asylum
A recent freshet had washed away the earth
The spring still flows the year round
Gold lay where it had been stacked
My object was not war!
We were forced to wear the ball and chain!
All our plans were now defeated
As we reach the end of our journey to places fallen into obscurity,
so I am now done.
 The notion that every man that works a day on the road is entitled to an equal participation in the whole power of government is most unreasonable and has no foundation in justice.