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After the captain made the call to abandon ship, 150 people were able to escape on lifeboats lowered by electronic arms.‘We’re Going to Die’: Survivors Recount Greek Ferry Fire Horror|Barbie Latza Nadeau|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The irony did not escape one local, Laith Hathim, as he stood and watched the newly minted refugees make their way into Mosul.Has the Kurdish Victory at Sinjar Turned the Tide of ISIS War?|Niqash|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His harrowing escape from Vienna when Hitler took Austria in March 1938 is dramatically chronicled in his memoirs.
This final episode of Extras is the perfect Christmastime escape for those who prefer the bittersweet to the saccharine.
Cubans are cursed whether they find a means of escape or remain.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Capital, capital," his lordship would remark with great alacrity, when there was no other way of escape.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Thinking to escape and summon assistance from the cantonment, Douglas mounted the wall and leaped into the moat.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
After the wretch had stabbed her in three places, he went to make his escape out at a window; but she cried out, My dear!
Ripperda's attention was next directed to put his plan of escape, in train for execution.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
But one battalion was isolated on a spur, from which there seemed no way of escape save under a scorching flank fire.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison