'If I had known this they might have done what they wished with you last night,' said he, 'I would never have put out a finger to save you.'
Cokes, is it you?--Aguecheek, my dear knight, let me pay my devoir to you.--Master Shallow, your worship's poor servant to command.--Master Silence, I will use few words with you.--Slender, it shall go hard if I edge not you in somewhere.--You six will engross all the poor wit of the company to-day.--I know it, I know it.
Any ob youah business?"-- "Where'd you learn how to fish?"
"Why, Mrs. Kinloch, the long regard I entertained for your late lamented husband,--ah, I mean my regard for you,--ah, my lonely domicil,--ah, since the decease of my--my sainted wife,--ah, and since the Scripture says it is not good for man to live alone,--ah, your charming qualities and many virtues,--not that your fortune,--ah,--I mean to say, that, though not rich, I am not grasping,--and the cottage where you lived would be a palace,--ah, for me, if not unworthy,--ah, no desire to unduly shorten the period of mourning,--ah, but life is short and uncertain"---- There was a dead silence.
And my lord--stabbed me--so must I die--of a nun, see you!--Ah--give me--water!"
As I know you so well, I can give her some excellent counsel about managing you.--Ah, you wince!
"Stay, I command you;--aid the stranger, on your lives!"--said Anne, in a voice which, usually gentle and meek, she now made heard by those around her, like the note of a silver clarion. "
i. Yahualli is from the root yaual or youal, circular, rounding, and was applied to various objects of a circular form.
The English second-mate was stamping with vexation, and, with all his ills misplaced, storming at the men:--"'An'somely the weather main- brace,--'an'somely, I tell you!--'Alf a dozen of you clap on to the main sheet here,--down with 'im!--D'y'see 'ere's hall like a midshipman's bag,--heverythink huppermost and nothing 'andy.--'Aul 'im in, Hi say!"
Then the planter yelled to the niggers, and said: "If any of youall are guilty of crime, you best get scarce, or pick out your tree, and get up it mighty sudden, 'cause the hounds haven't been fed lately."
(4) And, lastly, Christ prayed for individuals: "Simon, Simon, behold, Satan asked to have you,--all of you," that is; the pronoun is plural-- "that he might sift you as wheat; but I made supplication for thee"-- "thee, Peter"; now the singular pronoun is used--"that thy faith fail not."
I am too ill at present, my dear, to think of combating with this dreadful man; and of flying from this horrid house!-- My bad writing will show you this.--But my illness will be my present security, should he indeed have meditated villany.--Forgive, O forgive me, my dearest friend, the trouble I have given you!--All must soon--But why add I grief to grief, and trouble to trouble?--But I charge you, my beloved creature, not to think of coming up without your mother's love, to the truly desolate and broken-spirited CLARISSA HARLOWE.
"--"Suppose I do, what good can that do you?"--"All the good in the world, monsieur; it will be the saving of me.
But I cannot believe it of you.--All idle refinement!--Women may be as comfortable on board, as in the best house in England.
I'm happy to see you.--Almira?
I do feel that I have caught you,--almost.
Close the barn door carefully behind you!--Am I understood?"
I'm always trying to please you,--an' I found you the fortune, you know, so now I want you to please me,--an' tell me you like him--for my sake."
I have said I would marry you,--and leave you,--so soon as I can shake myself clear of that other stupid infatuation."
"Come hither, into the shop,--a word with you,"--and Madeline entered quickly, and closed the door behind her.
Edward will come with you;--and, pray, Put on with speed your woodland dress; And bring no book: for this one day 15 We'll give to idleness.
Egotists and hypocrites may say that you are not responsible for it; you have bid nobody to follow you:--and it may be true that you are not responsible before a tribunal.
Infatuate, who from such a good estrange Your hearts, and bend your gaze on vanity, Alas for you!--And lo!
this is a dangerous companion for you!'"--and sure enough, the young lady proved to be a very unsafe person to her friends.
Bless you!"--and Henry reached his hand across the table, and laid it so kindly on Esther's that a hovering waiter retreated out of delicacy, mistaking the pair for lovers.
Oh, how could you?--and the five hundred dollars!--your money.
"Sing for you?"--and there was a world of reproach in his meaning. "
"I don't know.--I have not--I can't tell you.--And because I couldn't help it.--Never say, after this, I don't answer all your questions."
'Well, to be frank with you'--and never did a man look less frank as he spoke--'I am waiting here for some of those people with whom I do business; but in some way they have not come yet, and I am inclined to take a walk round the marsh on the chance of finding them, if they have lost their way.
It said what an awful time they had had trying to buy some tea, and how scarce butter had become, and what a cold she had caught in the last raid, and how Uncle Jim had influenza and couldn't go on being a special, and how Aunt Sibyl had been introduced to one of the GEDDESES and talked to him as though it was the other, and how she herself had met Evelyn in the street the other day and Evelyn had asked "with suspicious interest after you"--and a thousand other things such as a good sister, even though busy at a hospital, finds time to write to a brother over there, all among the mud and the shells, winning the War.
cried Bradford,--"Mark is a story-teller, and you are a goose;--but if there is one, I will catch him for you";--and he stood on the brink of the well, and sportively threw his line into it.
If it be at the peril of his life that a Northern man travels in the Southern States,--and that, too, whether he do or do not say a word about slavery, or even whether he be or be not an abolitionist;--if your leading men publicly declare, that it is your religious duty to put to an immediate death, whenever they come within your power, those who presume to say that slavery is sin (and such a declaration did a South Carolina gentleman make on the floor of congress, respecting the inconsiderable person who is addressing you);--and, if your professing Christians, not excepting ministers of the gospel, thirst for the blood of abolitionistsA, as I will abundantly show, if you require proof;--if, in a gospel land, all this be so, then I put it to your candor, whether it can reasonably be supposed that the Apostles would have been allowed to attack slavery in the midst of heathen slaveholders.
Shall we not smell to Roses, cause others do look on, or gather them because there are Prickles, or something that would hinder us?----Dear----I fain would and know no Hindrance----but what must come from you,----and----why should any come?
PIPER No; guard her, you!--Anon, anon!
I've heern the tale a thousand ways, But never could git through the maze That hangs around that queer day's doin's; But I'll tell the yarn to youans.
"You scoundrel," said Legrand, hissing out the syllables from between his clenched teeth--"you infernal black villain!--speak, I tell you!--answer me this instant, without prevarication!--which--which is your left eye?"
"Listen"--said the novelist impressively, taking refuge in his fanciful humor--"listen--I'll tell you a secret that must always be for just you and me--you like secrets don't you?"--anxiously.
"Are there any black fellows with you?--Any of the natives?"
Once again I ask you,--Are you a witch?
"That's it, sir; if she ax's you,--'are you goin' to get married?'--you'll tell her 'yes,--to a lady as you've knowed from your childhood's hour,--living in Lonnon,'--that's all, sir."
She had expected a message something on this order: "Hello, Abraham--how are you?--Arlington says ten bells--How's the weather in your neck of the woods?"
"Your worship?--I do not understand you!--Arrest Miss--Miss Emily!"
-9- "Therefore, fellow-citizens (for I believe that I have now persuaded you both to hold fast to the name of citizens and to secure the additional title of men and fathers), I have administered this rebuke reluctantly but of necessity, not as your foe nor as one hating you, but rather loving you and wishing to obtain many others like you,--as one wishing you to guard lawful hearths, with houses full of descendants, that we may approach the gods together with wives and children, and associate with one another standing on an equality in whatever we possess and harvesting equally the hopes to which it gives rise.
Interim The room is full of you!--As I came in And closed the door behind me, all at once A something in the air, intangible, Yet stiff with meaning, struck my senses sick!-- Sharp, unfamiliar odors have destroyed Each other room's dear personality.
But you leave us rather helpless, don't you?--as you alone can identify the man.
"And then, O Keesh, what wouldst thou do, should a man do this thing to you?"--as he spoke, Gnob held a ribbon of salmon to White Fang, and when the animal attempted to take it, smote him sharply on the nose with a stick. "
Now, that's why we want you,--at least it's one reason--the women like you--you have a way with them--you listen to them--and feel sorry over their aches and pains--cure them--if you can--but the big thing is--you feel sorry.
Youatt writes of it in 1845, Richardson in 1847, and "Stonehenge" in 1859.
sinners, awake'--the plague is at your doors!--the grave yawns for you!--awake, and repent!"