5987 examples of penning in sentences

I now write lying on the grass with my gun cocked beside me, and penning these lines by the light of my Columbian candle, namely, an ignited piece of rosin-wood.

After penning a hasty farewell note to Miss CAROWTHERS, to the effect that urgent military reasons obliged her to see her guardian at once, FLORA lost no time in packing a small leather satchel for travel.

If these things be not so, I never knew what I wrote or meant by my writing, and have been penning libels all my life without being aware of it.

Charged with the police duties of the office, the supervision and training of the nurses, he received them, made them clean themselves, taught them to smile and put on pleasant ways, besides penning them in their various rooms and preventing them from eating too much.

While the baronet was penning these records of vicious schemesdire waste of wealth and timeirrevocable time!Marston paced his study in a very different frame of mind.

Henry Chettle, who certainly joined Anthony Munday in writing "The Death of Robert Earl of Huntington," if he did not also assist in penning "The Downfall of Robert Earl of Huntington," was a very prolific dramatic author.

In scholars' fortunes, twice forlorn and dead, Twice hath our weary pen erst laboured; Making them pilgrims in Parnassus' Hill, Then penning their return with ruder quill.

To him, however, was intrusted by the committee the labor and the honor of penning the draft, which was adopted with trifling revision.

Behind him and us, penning our table about with a living hedge, stood the leading burghers of Nivelles, now listening to him, now watching us with curious eyes.

In penning this note, I had some difficulty; my hand, I knew not how

Intoxicated with the result, the writers became more and more virulent, and not content with penning the vilest personal abuse, Vermesch assumed the rôle of public informer.

I have already said, that one of the motives which induced me to the penning of this narrative, was to console myself in my insupportable distress.

The pamphleteers and chroniclers, Dekker and Nash, Holinshed and Harrison and Stow, were setting down their histories and descriptions, and penning those detailed and realistic indictments of the follies and extravagances of fashion, which together with the comedies have enabled us to picture accurately the England and especially the London of Elizabeth's reign.

How little did he dream, when penning these words, or did his friend dream while reading them, that, after the lapse of more than forty years, the "dear Elizabeth" would find her grave near by the old parsonage in which that wedding was to be celebrated, while the dust of the lovely daughter of Dorset would be sleeping on the distant shores of the Bosphorus!

I can see her now as she sat bolstered by pillows in her reclining chair, a writing tray upon her knees, penning a long letter.

Some of the most respectable authors or compilers of more general systems of English grammar for the use of schools, are the writer of the British Grammar, Bicknell, Buchanan, William Ward, Alexander Murray the schoolmaster, Mennye, Fisher, Lindley Murray, Penning, W. Allen, Grant, David Blair, Lennie, Guy, Churchill.

" While Anderson was thus penning the plain issue, as it lay in the clear light of a soldier's conception of right and conviction of duty, another pen was framing the reply agreed upon by the President and his advisers at Washington.

PIEDIGROTTA PENNING 1927; versi di G. Tetamo, et al., musica di E. Cerino, F. Pennino e D. Ietti; mand.

About a fortnight after penning these lines, her father, whose continued life she had, every spring, hailed with a new song of gratitude, was suddenly seized with a fit of paralysis, which in a few days terminated his earthly career.

Sir ANDREW FREEPORT has a Letter from one of his Correspondents in those Parts, that informs him the old Man caught a Cold at the County-Sessions, as he was very warmly promoting an Address of his own penning, in which he succeeded according to his Wishes, But this Particular comes from a Whig-Justice of Peace, who was always Sir ROGER'S Enemy and Antagonist.

His pathos, as is the case with all weak writers, constantly trembles on the verge of bathos, while his lack of humour betrays him into penning passages of elaborate fatuity.

[Illustration] Readers of this journal will be surprised to learn that I am penning these lines from Blancheville, which as everybody, except the chief of the chowder-heads, knows is the most important town of one of the principal departments of France.

Instead of paying them fairly for the 60,000 acreswhich they did not requirehe handed the bulk of it back to them, penning the unhappy white settlers up in a miserable strip of 3,200 acres.

Mrs. Macdonald paints a lurid picture of the conspirators at workof Diderot penning his false and malignant instructions, of Madame d'Epinay's half-unwilling hand putting the last touches to the fraud, of Grimm, rushing back to Paris at the time of the Revolution, and risking his life in order to make quite certain that the result of all these efforts should reach posterity.

The vague idea of penning some sort of warning was in her mind, but before she reached it the conviction stabbed her that it would be too late.

5987 examples of  penning  in sentences