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Contemporary Examples of canute
It is petty, but his constant railing against human nature reminds one of King Canute ordering the tide to recede.A New Obama
January 22, 2013
Historical Examples of canute
Canute, over there, you've got three little girls, ain't you?The Forbidden Trail
There was once a king of England, named Canute, who was a brave and clever man.True Stories of Wonderful Deeds
As it proved, King Canute was not the man to be caught napping.
This ended the war for the time, Canute returning to England.
While Edmond had the advantage in strength, Canute was his superior in shrewdness.