A French pirate of the early nineteenth century, active around New Orleans, Louisiana. He volunteered to aid General Andrew Jackson against the British in the War of 1812 and fought in the Battle of New Orleans. Many legends have grown up around Lafitte.
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The father, Jean Paul Kruse, was later charged with rape and sexual abuse.
I had a chance to work with Jean-François Richet, who directed Mesrine.Coffee Talk with Ethan Hawke: On ‘Boyhood,’ Jennifer Lawrence, and Bill Clinton’s Urinal Exchange|Marlow Stern|December 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Major General Jean Kahwaji of the Lebanese armed forces recently declared an “open-ended war” with the militants.
There are also essays on Jean Rys, Sylvia Plath, the Brontës, and Henry Roth.Daphne Merkin on Lena Dunham, Book Criticism, and Self-Examination|Mindy Farabee|December 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jean-Claude Bensoussan got into the prison wedding business 12 years ago.
Aristide washed and powdered Jean himself, the landlord lounging by, pipe in mouth, administering suggestions.
Last night I saw Jean Baptiste lying prone upon the floor, and knew that she had beaten him down to it, and he had not resisted.
He had not estimated that if Jean Baptiste sought his wife secretly, it must have been because he wished to avoid him.
Jean grinned and dribbled self-consciously, and showed his two little teeth to the proudest father in the world.
The night passed amid various excursions on the part of Aristide and alarms on the part of Jean.