At once the sapling shot up, and after that gave no more trouble, remaining in the decorous and perpendicular position in which nature had intended it to grow.
After having taken medicine, and fasted for three days, all the fire in the town is extinguished.
Soon after, he was let out to work at haying in a neighboring field, whither he went every day, and would not be back till noon; so he bade me good-day, saying that he doubted if he should see me again.
"You won't like EVERYTHING from India now, Miss Sharp," said the old gentleman; but when the ladies had retired after dinner, the wily old fellow said to his son, "Have a care, Joe; that girl is setting her cap at you."
Finally, he was informed that Mrs. O. was gone to walk with her pa in Kensington Gardens, whither she always went with the old gentleman (who was very weak and peevish now, and led her a sad life, though she behaved to him like an angel, to be sure), of a fine afternoon, after dinner.
She did not come out of her room after her return from her walk.
I went back with him to the Admiral Benbow, and you cannot imagine a house in such a state of smash; the very clock had been thrown down by these fellows in their furious hunt after my mother and myself; and though nothing had actually been taken away except the captain's money-bag and a little silver from the till, I could see at once that we were ruined.
The coxswain told me how to lay the ship to; after a good many trials I succeeded, and we both sat in silence over another meal.
After awhile he went nearer, and looking closely at the buds, found that they were folded up, leaf over leaf, as eyelids are folded over sleeping eyes, so that Birdie thought they must be asleep. “
The, bards and rhapsodists flourished for long after the introduction of writing.
They drifted northward as the snows melted for summer pasture, and southward to winter pasture after the custom of the steppes.
After receiving this handsome addition to his own modest pecuniary resources, he had been heard to say that he felt the necessity of getting a little respite from his charitable labours, and that his doctor prescribed “a run on the Continent, as likely to be productive of much future benefit to his health.”
And who shall of his own thought tell the names of the rest, even of all that after these aroused the battle of the Achaians?
Only think, gentlemen,”—and Ferdishenko here grew quite enthusiastic, “only think with what eyes we shall observe one another tomorrow, after our tales have been told!”
He had come to offer apologies for his rudeness of the morning, and after a long private interview with Sir Henry in his study the upshot of their conversation was that the breach is quite healed, and that we are to dine at Merripit House next Friday as a sign of it.
My own children differ in the height of the creatures, which may well vary, but in their dress they are certainly not unlike the conventional idea, which, after all, may also be the true one.
“After all, you can say what you like, Theodore, but in point of fact we belong to just the same class as Bertram Railing.
01:013:014 And the LORD said unto Abram, after that Lot was separated from him, Lift up now thine eyes, and look from the place where thou art northward, and southward, and eastward, and westward: 01:013:015 For all the land which thou seest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed for ever.
01:017:019 And God said, Sarah thy wife shall bear thee a son indeed; and thou shalt call his name Isaac: and I will establish my covenant with him for an everlasting covenant, and with his seed after him.
14:035:020 After all this, when Josiah had prepared the temple, Necho king of Egypt came up to fight against Charchemish by Euphrates: and Josiah went out against him.
16:003:029 After them repaired Zadok the son of Immer over against his house.
66:015:005 And after that I looked, and, behold, the temple of the tabernacle of the testimony in heaven was opened: 66:015:006 And the seven angels came out of the temple, having the seven plagues, clothed in pure and white linen, and having their breasts girded with golden girdles.
Ganem, finding that the burial-place where the palm-tree grew was open, went into it, and shut the door after him.
The door, which led to the stairs, she locked after me; and that was no sooner done, than the caliph came and sat down on the very trunk which had been my prison.
This accident so vexed him, that instead of beheading the two princes, he threw away his sabre, and ran after his horse.
After which he took his place among the crowd of viziers and emirs below the throne.
The emperor stooped to raise her, and after he had gazed some time on her beauty, struck with her fine person and dignified air, he said, "The brothers are worthy of the sister, and she worthy of them; since, if I may judge of her understanding by her person, I am not amazed that the brothers would do nothing without their sister's consent; but," added he, "I hope to be better acquainted with you, my daughter, after I have seen the house."
They saluted him, and inquired after his affairs: upon which he informed them of the desertion of his wife, what she had said at going away, and of his resolves to travel to the islands of Waak al Waak.
Angela's heart sank just a little but she recovered in a moment, for after all it was very exceptional even to be able to lease a place of this character.
She was going to tell Norman if Carlotta didn't reform--over and over, one threat after another.
The history of the Bolsheviki, after the Revolution, is a history of their steady growth….
After some time spent in saying little or doing less, Lady Middleton sat down to Cassino, and as Marianne was not in spirits for moving about, she and Elinor luckily succeeding to chairs, placed themselves at no great distance from the table.
how am I to dress up in my finery, and go off and away to smart parties, after the sorrow I have seen to-day?’
“Go after him,” Ma said to Flynn, “and you too, Woppy.”
To the seaside they went, after much discussion, and though Beth didn't come home as plump and rosy as could be desired, she was much better, while Mrs. March declared she felt ten years younger.
After all his poor little body is only a shell--if the heart of him is fine and straight, isn't that all that matters?
I fear, I fear you have it in your hand; they have sent after the thief, and it would be a bad look-out for you if it was found upon you; the least that could happen would be to be thrown into a dark hole."
A flash of indignation might have been seen in Bathsheba's dark eyes as she looked resolutely ahead after this reply.
She also audits all bills and draws the checks for them, the checks are filled in and then presented to her employer to be signed, after which they are put in their envelopes, sealed and sent.
Or if business is manipulated by yourself successful engagements after much worry and ill luck may ensue.
They only knew that after one frantic rush they found themselves tiptoeing shiveringly upstairs.
Ananta and Amar's brother arrived after three days.
Ayesha rose and waved her sceptre, whereon all the company bowed thrice, then turned and breaking into some sweet, low chant that sounded like a lullaby, marched, rank after rank, across the width of the Sanctuary and through the carven doors which closed behind the last of them.
She was often used in the phaeton, and was very much liked by some of the ladies, because she was so gentle; and some time after this she was sold to two ladies who drove themselves, and wanted a safe, good horse.
The sun might shine, or the rain might fall; political plans might succeed or they might fail; great causes flourish or be overthrown; Karl was a rebel--and we should find our way after all to happiness.
After you have attained proficiency in receiving the mental impressions and directions, you will find yourself attracted or drawn, like a piece of steel to the magnet, toward the object selected.
The heat from a stove will be felt in a room long after the stove has been removed from it.
The day before yesterday, just after eight o’clock’—mark the day and the hour!—‘a journeyman house-painter, Nikolay, who had been in to see me already that day, brought me this box of gold ear-rings and stones, and asked me to give him two roubles for them.
Looking back dispassionately after a period of time, I will say that punishment was merited, and--if I remember rightly--adequate.
At length, I got up whenever I saw him coming, and standing on the foot-board, pretended to look at the prospect; after which I did very well.