Recollections of John Thurtell: Who was Executed at Hertford on Friday, the 9th of January, 1824; for Murdering Mr. W. Weare. Including Various Anecdotes, and an Account of His Demeanour After Sentence was Passed. Also, the Condemned Sermon, and a Correct View of the Execution, Taken on the Spot by an Eminent Artist
Knight & Lacey, 1824 - 44 頁
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affected answer appeared asked Bishop body brother brought called chaplain character circumstance clothes Coach committed conduct considered Coroner course court crime dead death desired entered evidence execution expressed fact fate feelings felt fight fire Friday friends gaol gave give given hands hear Hertford hope horse hour Hunt immediately impression John Thurtell judge knew known lane late leave letter live London look manner mean meet mind morning murder never night Noyes o'clock observed officer passed period person pocket possessed present prisoner Probert question received recollection remained replied request respect returned round seemed sheriff short situation soon sporting suffer suppose taken tell thing Thomas Thurtell thought Thurtell's told took town trial turn walked Weare whole Wilson wish witness
第 42 頁 - twas not fighter-like. If he was sure of the •victory (as he was not), the less said about it the better. Modesty should accompany the Fancy as its shadow. The best men were always the best behaved. Jem Belcher, the Game Chicken (before whom the Gas-man could not have lived) were civil, silent men. So is Cribb, so is Tom Belcher, the most elegant of sparrers, and not a man for every one to take by the nose. I enlarged on this topic in the mail (while Turtle was asleep), and said very wisely (as...
第 33 頁 - I'll look up ; My fault is past. But O, what form of prayer Can serve my turn ?
第 6 頁 - And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men every where to repent; because he hath appointed a day in which he will judge the world in righteousness, by that man whom he hath ordained : whereof he hath given assurance unto all men, in that he hath raised him from the dead.
第 7 頁 - That it may please thee to defend, and provide for, the fatherless children, and widows, and all that are desolate and oppressed ; We beseech thee to hear us, good Lord.
第 6 頁 - LET THE WICKED FORSAKE HIS WAYS, AND THE UNRIGHTEOUS MAN HIS THOUGHTS: AND LET HIM RETURN UNTO THE LORD, AND HE WILL HAVE MERCY UPON HIM; AND TO OUR GOD, FOR HE WILL ABUNDANTLY PARDON.
第 6 頁 - Come, ye blessed of my Father, receive the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world!
第 42 頁 - ... had been broken in a turn-up at Belcher's, but thought physicians old women, for they had no antidote in their catalogue for brandy. An indigestion is an excellent commonplace for two people that never met before. By way of ingratiating myself, I told him the story of my doctor, who, on my earnestly representing to him that I thought his regimen had done me harm, assured me that the whole...
第 5 頁 - For we must all appear before the judgment-seat of Christ ; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad.