This store which men and women set on pleasure and pain, Prendick, is the mark of the beast upon them,--the mark of the beast from which they came!
The customer is not always right and the employer in a big (or little) concern who places girls (department stores are the chief sinners in this) on the front line of approach with any such instructions is a menace to self-respecting business.
Your stores, I may say, are the finest I have ever seen, not excepting those of Paris.
The stores and houses was most all old, shackly, dried-up frame concerns that hadn't ever been painted; they was set up three or four foot above ground on stilts, so as to be out of reach of the water when the river was overflowed.
But as ants, which are not slave-makers, will, as I have seen, carry off pupae of other species, if scattered near their nests, it is possible that pupae originally stored as food might become developed; and the ants thus unintentionally reared would then follow their proper instincts, and do what work they could.
Gaming-books, once restricted to hobby outlets, now commonly appear in chain-stores like B. Dalton’s and Waldenbooks, and sell vigorously.
It is difficult to preserve potatoes through the year, and impossible to store them like corn, for two or three years together.
Staff with home computers often carry diskettes to andfrom their office, and it makes sense that diskettes containing valuable datashould be stored off-site, as a precaution against problems with the officecomputer.
Cosmic energy is then stored up in the brain as a reservoir of infinite potentialities, poetically mentioned in the VEDAS as the "thousand-petaled lotus of light."
Store” is the general reading here, but its meaning is not obvious. “
There were many things to be brought up from the beach and stored in the outhouse—as oars, nets, sails, cordage, spars, lobster-pots, bags of ballast, and the like; and though there was abundance of assistance rendered, there being not a pair of working hands on all that shore but would have laboured hard for Mr. Peggotty, and been well paid in being asked to do it, yet she persisted, all day long, in toiling under weights that she was quite unequal to, and fagging to and fro on all sorts of unnecessary errands.