Now, Laurie felt just then that his heart was entirely broken and the world a howling wilderness, but at the sound of certain words which the old gentleman artfully introduced into his closing sentence, the broken heart gave an unexpected leap, and a green oasis or two suddenly appeared in the howling wilderness.
The beginning of the second intifada in September 2000 sparked an economic downturn, largely the result of Israeli closure policies; these policies, which were imposed to address security concerns in Israel, disrupted labor and trade access to and from the Gaza Strip.
The Tale is unfinished, not because the conclusion has been lost, but because the author left it so.
He made several attempts to obtain advancement, either in vain or with only a short term of employment ending in dismissal.
Now, please let me finish my nap—you’ve nearly ruined the best rest I’ve had in weeks.”
To see an empty trap, there will be misfortune in the immediate future.
There was one other with whom I had “solid seasons,” long to be remembered, at his house in the village, and who looked in upon me from time to time; but I had no more for society there.