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No children have we to lament, no wives to wail our fall; The traitor's and the spoiler's hand have reft our hearths of all.The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886|Ministry of Education
As like as not, you are reft from a last wave to the city's unresponsive and dingy back by the roar and suffocation of a tunnel.Letters from America|Rupert Brooke
Shall ye range the pathless forest dreary day and darksome night, Reft of all save native virtue, clad in native, inborn might?Maha-bharata|Anonymous
Thy home, it is reft from thee; thy reputation, it is a scoff; thine honour, it is a ghost that shall haunt thee!Lucretia, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
He would have reft it from the said George; but he resisted, alleging that the Frenchman did wrong.