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And albeit first the said Count demanded with cries to be shriven; yet did they not grant him a friar or a priest to confess him.Florence and Northern Tuscany with Genoa|Edward Hutton
He added in a lower tone, "you've purged me of my sin, my dear—I feel already shriven."Studies in love and in terror|Marie Belloc Lowndes
He would behave this way, Mr. Carvel, if he were being shriven by the Newgate ordinary before a last carting to Tyburn.Richard Carvel, Complete|Winston Churchill
And of every one of these sins they must be shriven by their priests, and pay a great sum of silver for their penance.Early Travels in Palestine|Arculf et al.
Shriven he arose, to do what remained in the west before he could be crowned in Rouen, and crowned in Westminster.The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay|Maurice Hewlett