And shall potters be more careful in educating their children and in giving them the opportunity of seeing and practising their duties than our guardians will be?
Herbert and I agreed that we could do nothing else but be very cautious.
A cowardly officer deserts his ship; the helpless passengers abandon it.
58:010:031 It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.
Don't be frightened at me, though perhaps I am enough to frighten any innocent woman.
The most interesting dwellings in this country, as the painter knows, are the most unpretending, humble log huts and cottages of the poor commonly; it is the life of the inhabitants whose shells they are, and not any peculiarity in their surfaces merely, which makes them picturesque; and equally interesting will be the citizen’s suburban box, when his life shall be as simple and as agreeable to the imagination, and there is as little straining after effect in the style of his dwelling.
Surprised, half cowed by this unlooked for contingency, the others pause irresolute.
"Theodosia, if you please," said Dove, with meek resignation.
The wind was then blowing from the south-west in the mild degree which in barometrical language is ranked "No.
She had told him she was not now at Marlott, but had been curiously reticent as to her actual address, and the only course was to go to Marlott and inquire for it.
"Excuse me, Countess, if I set you the example of retiring," I said.
But being shy and retiring persons, with no natural inclination for their part, they lived as much as possible in the sylvan solitude of Skuytercliff, and when they came to town, declined all invitations on the plea of Mrs. van der Luyden's health.
This was the real reason they tolerated him-the reason why even the timid peasants would harbor a man such as Kelsier, a skaa who defied the Lord Ruler's will by traveling from plantation to plantation.
With short nails without moons, bad circulation and weak action of the heart; and with very flat nails, nerve diseases and paralysis (see Nails, page 137).