At the same moment her arms and legs are violently agitated, with the kind of impatient motion that a child displays when made to swallow some hated dose of medicine.
“He doesn’t even remember any more about it,” she thought, looking at the poor devil, whose coarse red hair was wet with perspiration.
In one letter that he had written to her then he had said: “Why is it that words like these seem to me so dull and cold?
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.
The Master was mild, and yet dignified; majestic, and yet not fierce; respectful, and yet easy.
I was firm as a man could be till I saw those eyes and that mouth again--surely there never was such a maddening mouth since Eve's!"
THE MISER IN THE BUSHA farmer had a faithful and diligent servant, who had worked hard for him three years, without having been paid any wages.
"And more certainly none for harsh deeds.
She is very healthy.
19:078:048 He gave up their cattle also to the hail, and their flocks to hot thunderbolts.
Then he began at oncespeaking with loud, nervous haste, gesticulating, and in a positivefrenzy.
During the first days of Lester's return it was difficult for Jennie to adjust matters so as to keep the playful, nervous, almost uncontrollable child from annoying the staid, emphatic, commercial-minded man.
Individual and noisy cases require so much attention that their character is assigned to the whole class.
In the first place he had made rough work of it; one man was killed on the spot, and two others were severely wounded.
But this advantage involves a corresponding disadvantage, the danger of unduly severe mental application.
on a stormy sea a boat, and in the boat two wrapped in each other’s arms, the priest and the royal woman, while over them like a Vengeance, raw-necked and ragged-pinioned, hovers a following vulture, such a vulture as the goddess wore for headdress.
Wreckers were tough, fearless, and strong—if they were fearful and had warnings to give, every beast wanted to hear about it!
Then the sea grew turbulent, we went below again, and the hatch closed once more.
"The stars are about to take an unfriendly interest in you, Mukunda.
mankinde, how may it betide,That to thy Creator, which that thee wrought, And with his precious hearte-blood thee bought, Thou art so false and so unkind,* alas!
"OK, so he's upset -- what makes you think he can deliver lots of other upset people?"
But it is not only in the absence of all consciousness that value would be removed from the world; by a less violent abstraction from the totality of human experience, we might conceive beings of a purely intellectual cast, minds in which the transformations of nature were mirrored without any emotion.