An impulse seized me to cross the room to the window and look out, and I had to fight hard to restrain it.
This system which had its direct parallels in the Han time and evolved out of a Toba system, broke down when short offensive wars were no longer fought.
On August 13, 1778, commanded by La Poype-Vertrieux, it fought valiantly against the Preston.
Then, I remember, I maintain in my article that all... well, legislators and leaders of men, such as Lycurgus, Solon, Mahomet, Napoleon, and so on, were all without exception criminals, from the very fact that, making a new law, they transgressed the ancient one, handed down from their ancestors and held sacred by the people, and they did not stop short at bloodshed either, if that bloodshed—often of innocent persons fighting bravely in defence of ancient law—were of use to their cause.
At the edge of it I met Leo in like plight, but fighting furiously, for his strength was great and they were half afraid of him.
The Lion, the Bear, and the FoxA LION and a Bear seized a Kid at the same moment, and fought fiercely for its possession.
Here she dipped her hand into the basin, and fervently drew an immense cross upon the baby with her forefinger, continuing with the customary sentences as to his manfully fighting against sin, the world, and the devil, and being a faithful soldier and servant unto his life's end.
It was like there were two Connors, a cool, rational one and an emotional one, bitterly fighting over control of his body.
And people will fight harder to defend their community than they will fight to defend their individual selves.
With heart and spirit like theirs the Myrmidons poured out now from the ships, and a cry arose unquenchable, and Patroklos called on his comrades, shouting aloud: "Myrmidons, ye comrades of Achilles son of Peleus, be men, my friends, and be mindful of your impetuous valour, that so we may win honour for the son of Peleus, that is far the bravest of the Argives by the ships, and whose close-fighting squires are the best.
The information available from Russia at the time of writing this summary is still too conflicting and too obviously tainted by propagandist aims for us to form any judgment upon the proceedings and methods of the Soviet Government, but it is very plain that from November, 1917, Russia has not only endured that government and its mainly socialistic methods, but has fought for it successfully against anything that seemed to threaten a return to the old rgime.
At that the Pool became a scene of mad confusion, fighting, and collision, and for some time a multitude of boats and barges jammed in the northern arch of the Tower Bridge, and the sailors and lightermen had to fight savagely against the people who swarmed upon them from the riverfront.
he would take to nothing again that could cause her a moment’s annoyance; he would fight it out resolutely, and get back his sleep, sooner or later, by main force of patience in waiting for it.
It takes a man all his inborn strength to fight hunger properly.
He never hid himself, and he fought openly.
They fought back, heroically, for three weeks.
The fort also fell; but the Turks had to win it inch by inch, for the soldiers who defended it fought so gallantly and stoutly that the number of the enemy killed in twenty-two general assaults exceeded twenty-five thousand.
Thou wouldst deem that unwearied and unworn they met each other in war, so eagerly they fought.
Oak suddenly remembered that eight months before this time he had been fighting against fire in the same spot as desperately as he was fighting against water now -- and for a futile love of the same woman.
They constantly fight against the reality of our life.
she replied, and there was even a little tremu- lousness in the usually cool girl's voice; "if you can only fight half as winningly as you can talk, you are able to make a pleasure of a bayonet wound!"
While Fang fought willingly enough, but he was outclassed.
Across these Syrians the Assyrian kings fought for power and expansion south-westward.
The Secret Service fought vigorously in the case, battling Jackson’s lawyers right down the line, on the (mostly previously untried) legal turf of the Electronic Communications Privacy Act and the Privacy Protection Act of 1980.
I went round by the garden, and laid wait for the messenger; who fought valorously to defend his trust, and we spilt the milk between us; but I succeeded in abstracting the epistle; and, threatening serious consequences if he did not look sharp home, I remained under the wall and perused Miss Cathy's affectionate composition.
All that is recorded about him is that he fought unsuccessfully against the Toba, and that he had the whole of his own family killed out of fear that one of its members might act exactly as he had done.
If Ann does have a form of ANDAS, her body’s defenses are unfortunately fighting her brain and not the bacteria.
There stood the goddess and cried shrilly in a great voice and terrible, and mighty strength she set in the heart of each of the Achaians, to war and fight unceasingly.
He stood it all calmly because of his recent experience with poverty, but he was determined to fight ultimately.
For a long time he fought ahead stubbornly, changing his strokes, even swimming on his back.
Don Quixote was left with a face as full of holes as a sieve and a nose not in very good condition, and greatly vexed that they did not let him finish the battle he had been so stoutly fighting with that villain of an enchanter.
They had met and fought the Indians ten miles south of Fort Kearney.
So shall the bronze-greaved Achaians be jealous and stir up one to fight singly with goodly Hector."
His face and body were scored by the teeth of many dogs, and he fought as fiercely as ever and more shrewdly.
And Marfa Petrovna and I scarcely ever fought.
In September the Battle of the Nations was fought round and about Leipzig, after which the Saxons, who had hitherto followed his star, went over to the allies.
This type's chief handicap in all his relations is his tendency to fight too quickly, to say too much when angry, and thus to make enemies.
As to d’Artagnan, he fought purely and simply on the defensive; and when he saw his adversary pretty well fatigued, with a vigorous side thrust sent his sword flying.
Physically, she could not fight her way through King Stuppy’s guards.
From that time onwards, all China's wars were fought at so great a distance from China proper that the population was not directly affected.
We must fight our way onward.
There had been fighting online and off, through the night, and the Chinese were thronging the streets, running from cops, regrouping.
There, in the little natural amphitheatre, with only the ancient trees as silent witnesses, was staged again the oft-fought fight between the boxer and the battler, but the decision was not to rest on points.
With the vestiges of the Hsien-pi who followed him, mostly cavalry, he fought his way northward into the old homeland of the Hsien-pi and there, in central Hopei, founded the "Later Yen dynasty" (384-409), himself reigning for twelve years.
Eight weeks should be sufficient to evaluate our symptoms and to see if our bodies will be capable of fighting the infection off naturally.
They love to fight mentally, however, and in debates or arguments they also fight to the finish.
Meantime the colonists fought side by side, receiving some wounds, though happily but trifling.
People like myself cannot fight on either side in such a war as this, no matter how much we may instinctively dislike the dictatorship of the mob….
Hence, she fights with all her strength on the side that seems to her to be oppressed and innocently persecuted, irrespective of whether it is Introduction to the Study of Sociology.
The dream signifies nothing but this wish of yours to see him again, against which you are fighting inwardly.