291 Metaphors for  lasting

291 Metaphors for lasting

" The last of Mencius's teachings on kingship to which we shall refer is perhaps the most remarkable of all.

This last is a kind of fruit about the size of a nut, and is chewed all over India to sweeten the breath, and is supposed to carry off phlegm from the stomach and to prevent thirst.

The last of the series, "Janet's Repentance," is, I think, the best.

The last who entered were the Guard, the colours preceding.

The last was, in Lobo's time, the established and reigning religion.

This last may be the solution of the St. Louis gas question.

The Last of Us is the most awarded game of all time, winning over 200 game of the year awards.

This last is an exceedingly important point, for it implies that the action of the subjective mind is in no way limited by precedent.

" The last was his own number.

This last is a species of sugar which is procured by the Indians from the maple-tree.

One is to prove a theorem proved in class; the other is to prove a couple of easy propositions you didn't see before; the last is computational question of the kind appearing in the assignments.

The most highly prized varieties are the crimson and carmine red; these are the oriental ruby of the jeweller; the next is sapphire; and the last is sapphire, or oriental topaz.

The last of the great civilians associated with Gaius, Papinian, Paulus, and Ulpian, as oracles of jurisprudence, was Modestinus, who was a pupil of Ulpian.

The last named was, in some respects, and especially in the skillful construction of the plot, his best novel.

The last to hold office (a Bankes) was also Lord High Admiral of Purbeck, a picturesque title over three hundred years old.

The last was a coach, called "the White Chariot," bought second hand soon after he became President.

The first is the most common; the last is the most disagreeable.

The last to recover was the Doctor.

The last is an historical collection of the direct or positive evidence still on record, tending to show what part the earls of Murray and Morton, and secretary Lethington, had in the murder of the lord Darnley.

So long as they journeyed through prairie steppes, the last of which was Hungary, they maintained their shepherd character, but when they once passed the site of the present city of Vienna and entered the plateau of Bavaria, they found new physical conditions which caused them to reduce and to separate their herds of large cattlean unbroken forest affording little pasture of grass.

"Well, lad, there are two reasons, 'cordin' to my way of figgerin', but the last is the strongest.

The first treats of sundries, under half a dozen titles, but chiefly of Orthography; and the last is three pages and a half, of the most common remarks, on Derivation.

The last of these arguments was the direct ancestor of present-day opposition to foreign aid and international development.

The last was a pointed reference to the Colonel.

The last to survive was Platypterygius.

On her bookshelf stood her few choice books; the last she read were, The Earth's Formation on Dynamical Principles, by A.J. Ritchie, Goodwin's Works, The Life and Letters of Rev. W. Pennefather, The Upward Gaze by her friend Agnes Giberne, and books by Rev. G. Everard.

These last named were very beautiful, especially the smaller ones, with their gray-green foliage, and purple berries, and black and white checkered bark.

Still he is showy in all that is not the human figure or the preternatural interest: but the first are below a drawing school girl's attainment, and the last is a phantasmagoric trick, "Now you shall see what you shall see, dare is Balshazar and dare is Daniel."

This last was the second of the two influences spoken of above.

This last is a theory that can only be upheld on the supposition that the whole does not consist of the sum of the parts; for whereas we can check off on our fingers the tribes that have slightly increased, we can enumerate scores that have died out almost before our eyes.

This last was a thoroughly American touch; but otherwise one of these contests was less a boxing match than a kind of backwoods pankration, no less revolting than its ancient prototype of Olympic fame.

I think the last is the most efficacious.

He used effects analogous to those of the poets, and employed the admirable order of certain pieces of Baudelaire, such as Irreparable and le Balcon, where the last of the five lines composing the strophe is the echo of the first verse and returns, like a refrain, to steep the soul in infinite depths of melancholy and languor.

The last of these was Diedrick.

The last to go was Martha, Hannah's trusty helpmeet and lieutenant in all her benevolent schemes, and her tender consoler in many a season of sickness.

The last who submitted to take down the royal standard was the marquess of Worcester.

This last was Johnson's method.

This council consisted of several archbishops, bishops, and abbots, among which last was St. Bernard himself.

It was getting to be time that the last should be close reefed, (and we carried four reefs in the Dawn), but we hoped the cloth would hold out until we wanted to roll it up altogether.

The last on the list is "collisions, &c."

There are shaddocks, zamboas, limes, sour lemons, sweet lemons, oranges proper, and Tangerinas; these last being delicate, perfumed, thin-skinned, miniature-fruit from the land of the Moors.

This last is, indeed, the Representation of Nature; but 'tis Nature wrought up to an higher pitch.

And that last will be good medicine, because if I'm any judge he ain't ready to start anything yet awhile, and I notice when a gent ain't ready and has to jump anyhow he's a heap likely to fall down and smear himself all over the landscape.

The last and greatest of these extemporized leaders called Judges, was Samuel.

His first book was Clovis (1970), and his last was Godhead (2014).

This last is the tone evidently in which John speaks.

These last are the decorations of a man's life, those other things are the indispensables.

The last who addressed him was Mr. Drew, the principal draper of the town.

This last is the triumph of romantic story-telling: when the reader consciously plays at being the hero, the scene is a good scene.

As to abstract metaphysical calculations, the ox that stands staring at the corner of the street troubles his head as much about them as he does: yet this last is a very good sort of animal with no harm or malice in him, unless he is goaded on to mischief, and then it is necessary to keep out of his way, or warn others against him!