'Yes,' she answered; 'but he looked better when he was animated; that is his everyday countenance: he wanted spirit in general.'
Prince Houssain would not honour the feast with his presence; his passion for the princess Nouronnihar was so sincere and ardent, that he could scarcely support with patience the mortification of seeing her in the arms of prince Ali: who, he said, did not deserve her better nor love her more than himself.
If you will only wait a moment until I have seen Mr. Blunt, I shall be delighted to escort you.
Not a blind was raised; no sign of life was in the dull paved court, with its covered way leading to the disused door.
Why was he so eager?
At this time she had a cult for Mary Stuart and enthusiastic veneration for illustrious or unhappy women.
When Buck and Curly grew excited, half wild with fear, he raised his head as though annoyed, favored them with an incurious glance, yawned, and went to sleep again.
Yet she smiled on and still on, uncomplainingly, because she saw that the painter (who had high renown) took a fervid and burning pleasure in his task, and wrought day and night to depict her who so loved him, yet who grew daily more dispirited and weak.
THE SOCIAL AND FRIENDLY There is a very large class of people who are distinctly friendly and social in type.
If they do not surprise us it is not because they are understood, it is because they are familiar; for if that which is not understood ought to surprise us, we should be surprised at everything-the fall of a stone thrown into the air, the acorn which becomes an oak, mercury which expands when it is heated, iron attracted by a magnet, phosphorus which burns when it is rubbed. . . .
19:078:048 He gave up their cattle also to the hail, and their flocks to hot thunderbolts.
11:27 yea, and faith too, by which the soul layeth hold upon Christ, if it be right, must be wrought by the exceeding greatness of his mighty power; the working of which faith, I perceive, poor Ignorance, thou art ignorant of.
I am very much interested in Mr. Gray at present.
It is possible that he was retained about the person of the wealthy and dissipated as a kind of private instructor, as well as an entertaining companion.
The wind was then blowing from the south-west in the mild degree which in barometrical language is ranked "No.
The nice thing about Breath is that you can always buy one off someone else."
"Make it so pleasant he won't want to go away.
His morality was the result of the balancings of his intellect, fettered by the decisions of men of old, and not the gushings of a loving heart, responsive to the promptings of Heaven, and in sympathy with erring and feeble humanity.
These stupid fellows had the temerity to open fire on the vessels.
There were flowers, a white coffin, a world of sympathetic expressions, and then Vesta was taken away.
At the present day, the sub-arctic and northern temperate productions of the Old and New Worlds are separated from each other by the Atlantic Ocean and by the extreme northern part of the Pacific.
And then she was given a warm welcome in one of the smaller bars.
Perhaps I shall get the credit also at some distant day, when I permit my zealous historian to lay out his foolscap once more—eh, Watson?