The very soldiers of the rebellious general fell away from him; and, after he had been a nominal Emperor for only three months and six days, he was assassinated by some of his own officers.
By so doing, however, we shall provide, in the eyes of the German nation, a complete justification of William II.
John Massey, Junior, had a son John who was kidnapped when he was asleep in the park and deserted by his nurse who had gone to flirt with a policeman.
+Floteren+, v. to fluctuate, flutter, PP.--OF.
I pick and choose.... You are a lucky girl, and I am rather inclined to envy you, in having the leisure to read Dante--I have never read a page of him; yet I am sure the "Divina Commedia" is one of the grandest books in the world--though I am not sure whether the reading of it would raise one's life and give it a nobler purpose, or simply be a grand poetical treat.
It might have been a week after, when some girls who had set out before daylight to go to the wood for leaves, came back much terrified, declaring they had seen an apparition on the tower wall.
I wish you all happiness, and I thank you for the many kind things you have said, for the good advice you have given me.
But in a few moments this cleared up; and ashamed of her momentary anger at this childish question, she placed her hand kindly on Emma's head as she replied: "Yes, Emma, quite as little as you are--and it is of those very times that I am going to tell you.
He did not know.
So long as we remained in France his humour was like this, delicate and expansive, but an accidental allusion led us across the Channel when he changed.
Simpson, puzzled, amazed, and a little scared at last, had barely time to notice the position before it dissolved.
He rescued Fidelia, at the age of twelve, from the hands of Villard, a villain who wanted to abuse her, and taking her to his own home, fell in love with her, and in due time married her.
On the evening of the day when she was buried, a rich man went, not to Pilate, but to the cure of the place.
Gloom deepened and had no light to relieve it, men supped full of horrors--there was no slackening of the tension, no concession to overwrought nerves, no resting-place for the overwrought soul.
It must have been her hand that had struck down the old man, yet she had made no effort to release Turan from his prison.
It was a pretty sight and as thrilling a one as I have ever seen.
I have not said a word of that kind.
I have suitors come huddle, twos upon twos, And threes upon threes: and what think you Troubles me?
The time of our visit was in the dry season, which lasts from October till April, and alternates with the wet one, from May till September.
I have read a fiery gospel, writ in burnished rows of steel: "As ye deal with my contemners, so with you my grace shall deal; Let the Hero, born of woman, crush the serpent with his heel, Since God is marching on."