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Virginia Legislature.[extra session.] Senate. Thursday, March 9, 1865. At 11 o'clock the Senate was called to order by Mr. Johnson, of Bedford. Mr. Dickinson, of Prince Edward, offered a resolution, which was agreed to, providing for the adjournment of the Senate, when it adjourns to day, to Saturday next, in conformity to the proclamation of the President setting apart the 10th instant as a day of fasting and prayer. A communication was received from the Governor, compla seek a hiding place from the tempest of war. If we are to sink, let us sink where we stand, and go down with our ship with one triumphant shout of defiance, with the flag of Virginia--Sic Semper Tyrannis --floating over us. Mr. Burwell, of Bedford, was going to stick to the ship till she struck or run ashore; then he would build a raft of the fragments and see what could be done. He favored a convention, vested in the Legislature. Mr. Robertson, of Richmond, said that only when our