Nobody would believe what an effort it is to do what little I am able—to dress and entertain, and order things.
Him that harried Hell: Christ who wasted or subdued hell: in the middle ages, some very active exploits against the prince of darkness and his powers were ascribed by the monkish tale-tellers to the saviour after he had “descended into hell.”
The light fell on the topmost letter, addressed in bold, legible hand to Miss Fanny Forrest; and Holmes could plainly see the post-mark and device on the upper corner, showing that it came from the Red Cloud Agency, and old Camp Robinson. "
They were magnificent in defense, and stubborn and brave, but their names figured too much on the “waiting list.”
Many improvements have been made by the ingenuity of the makers of the machines, when to make them became the business of a peculiar trade; and some by that of those who are called philosophers, or men of speculation, whose trade it is not to do any thing, but to observe every thing, and who, upon that account, are often capable of combining together the powers of the most distant and dissimilar objects.
On each side are likewise the tablets of certain ‘ancient Worthies,’ and ‘ancient Scholars.’
OF THE MISHAP THAT BEFELL SANCHO PANZA THROUGH THE VISIT TO THE GALLEYS, AND THE STRANGE ADVENTURE OF THE FAIR MORISCO Profound were Don Quixote's reflections on the reply of the enchanted head, not one of them, however, hitting on the secret of the trick, but all concentrated on the promise, which he regarded as a certainty, of Dulcinea's disenchantment.
Two choice regiments, recently arrived from Lombardy, led the onset, rending the air with their shouts and confident of an easy victory.
Longet, following the experiments of certain others, has brought together definite results in the following table: TASTE TONGUE-TIP TONGUE ROOTGlauber’s salts . .
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!"
Fit to cry, I took an orange from my pocket, and offered it to propitiate him.
Two constables guarded the narrow gate, but they allowed me to pass with the dog on my mentioning the detective's name.
She is very healthy.
So a big pigeon pie was brought in and put on a sidetable, and I made a hearty supper, for I was as hungry as a hawk, while Mr. Dance was further complimented and at last dismissed.
Then he began at oncespeaking with loud, nervous haste, gesticulating, and in a positivefrenzy.
Individual and noisy cases require so much attention that their character is assigned to the whole class.
Nevertheless, desire for beliefs, as opposed to desire for facts, is exceedingly potent both individually and socially.
Japan Government-industry cooperation, a strong work ethic, mastery of high technology, and a comparatively small defense allocation (1% of GDP) helped Japan advance with extraordinary rapidity to the rank of second most technologically powerful economy in the world after the US and the third-largest economy in the world after the US and China, measured on a purchasing power parity (PPP) basis.
I have fed him and protected him, and he could never have been guilty of such gross folly and base ingratitude."
Put me from thee for ever and for ever if thou wilt, and be safe; or clasp me, clasp me to thy heart, and in payment for my lips and love take my sin upon thy head!
She respected her husband in the same way as she respected the General Post Office, as something large, secure and fixed; and though she knew the small number of his talents she appreciated his abstract value as a male.
The System 7 software for AT&T’s 4ESS switching station, the “Generic 44E14 Central Office Switch Software,” had been extensively tested, and was considered very stable.
The wind blowing steady and gentle from the south, there was no contrariety between that and the current, and the billows rose and fell unbroken.
Wreckers were tough, fearless, and strong—if they were fearful and had warnings to give, every beast wanted to hear about it!
The number of camels was not sufficient for the necessities of the transport.
Sure, have we not tried it often enough in the law courts?
"Byrne has retconned Superman's cape so that it is no longer unbreakable."
He wants time to reflect; his hesitation is his ruin; the enemy passesunmolested, or overwhelms him; while on the other hand, the general ofpluck, perseverance and self-reliance, goes into battle with a will,and, amid the clash of arms, the booming of cannon, the shrieks of thewounded, and the moans of the dying, you will see this man persevering,going on, cutting and slashing his way through with unwaveringdetermination, inspiring his soldiers to deeds of fortitude, valor, andtriumph.