But to Thee, Fountain of mercies, poured she forth more copiousprayers and tears, that Thou wouldest hasten Thy help, and enlightenmy darkness; and she hastened the more eagerly to the Church, and hungupon the lips of Ambrose, praying for the fountain of that water,which springeth up unto life everlasting.
"You would do us a singular kindness," said Noor ad Deen, "in getting a little for our own drinking; and if it be not too much trouble, I will put you in a way how you may do it, without going into a vintner's shop, or so much as laying your hand upon the vessel that contains it." "
To her amazement she found that some "quite nice" people were saturated with Wells, and that this accessibility to ideas was the secret of their niceness.
He growled out a blessing, which sounded as gruffly as a curse.
Now that the Bolsheviki have separated themselves from the rest of the democracy, the struggle against them is very much simpler—and it is not reasonable, in order to fight against Bolshevism, to wait until they make a manifestation.
…I realize now what a selfish, greedy girl I was to ask that my cup of happiness should be filled to overflowing, without stopping to think how many other people’s cups were quite empty.
The Friar laugh’d when he had heard all this: “Now, Dame,” quoth he, “so have I joy and bliss, This is a long preamble of a tale.”
He was deeply troubled at the wretchedly ironical aspect that circumstances were putting on with regard to Troy's wife, and at his own powerlessness to counteract them, (n spite of his careful manoeuvring all this day, the very worst event that could in any way have happened in connection with the burial had happened now.
In making this statement Boldwood's voice revealed only too clearly a consciousness of the weakness of his position, his aims, and his method.
that those whom I cheer with my fruit should repay me with these painful requitals!”
She is all interest, eagerness, vivacity, the world is to her a charm, a wonder, a mystery, a joy; she can't speak for delight when she finds a new flower, she must pet it and caress it and smell it and talk to it, and pour out endearing names upon it.