And though, by the lapse of time, and those mutations which age produces in empires, cities, and boroughs, Queen's Crawley was no longer so populous a place as it had been in Queen Bess's time--nay, was come down to that condition of borough which used to be denominated rotten--yet, as Sir Pitt Crawley would say with perfect justice in his elegant way, "Rotten!
San Fran-cisco, 1875.
The old "Smokey Stover" comic strips by Bill Holman often included the word `FOO', in particular on license plates of cars; allegedly, `FOO' and `BAR' also occurred in Walt Kelly's "Pogo" strips.
The current president of Gabon, El Hadj Omar BONGO Ondimba - one of the longest-serving heads of state in the world - has dominated the country's political scene for four decades.
It blundered against a block of granite, staggered aside, and in a moment was hidden in a black shadow beneath another pile of ruined masonry.
Then, suddenly raising herself on tiptoe and resting her hands lightly on his shoulders, she kissed him.
The runners got to control their cargo—not the other way around!
“We gave these three thousand together-Ivan, Katerina Ivanovnaand I-but she paid two thousand for the doctor from Moscow herself.
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Anne has as many shades as a rainbow and every shade is the prettiest while it lasts.
Questo quel punto fu, che sol mi vinse.
We haven't forgotten the shooting of Jonas Pinto up there."
(The title of the memo really is "HAKMEM", which is a 6-letterism for `hacks memo'.)
Chucking his crimson blazer and satchel behind him, he smiled, stretched, and a few girls and guys sighed as the muscles on his torso rippled under his thin tunic.
—Here you are, says Alf, chucking out the rhino.
Finally, who would venture on a German translation of Petronius, who, more than any great musician hitherto, was a master of PRESTO in invention, ideas, and words?
A few days later, Zeke, in turn, would entertain a Bayou Dog named Burwell with his stories about the strange trio he had met.
Many people wanted it, who had neither wherewithal to buy it, nor credit to borrow it; and because the debtors found it difficult to borrow, the creditors found it difficult to get payment.
The girl that left Lock Willow at dawn was a very different person from the one who came back at night.
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We need the tonic of wildness,—to wade sometimes in marshes where the bittern and the meadow-hen lurk, and hear the booming of the snipe; to smell the whispering sedge where only some wilder and more solitary fowl builds her nest, and the mink crawls with its belly close to the ground.
The "audience" having decided the speed, and the organist having noted the tempo, the entire procession, including the bridesmaids and a substitute, instead of the real bride, on her father's arm, go out into the vestibule and make their entry.
It was a long time before the father would develop the photo, but at last he did, and to his utter amazement the four sweet little figures came out beautifully!
It was lucky the Scarecrow and the Woodman were wide awake and heard the wolves coming.
You could face down your enemies head on, rockets against rockets, guns against guns, and then the winner would be the luckier one, or the one with the most ammo, or the one with the best shields.
It wasn't until he debarked at the outskirts of Shenzhen and transferred to a metro subway that he started to feel at home.
Amor me solo!
With this, we departed; leaving her standing by her elbow-chair, a picture of a noble presence and a handsome face.
Soon Kapor was fielding questions, parrying objections, challenging definitions, and juggling paradigms with something akin to his usual gusto.
Huge pomegranate trees, with their glossy leaves and flame-colored flowers, dark-leaved Arabian jessamines, with their silvery stars, geraniums, luxuriant roses bending beneath their heavy abundance of flowers, golden jessamines, lemon-scented verbenum, all united their bloom and fragrance, while here and there a mystic old aloe, with its strange, massive leaves, sat looking like some old enchanter, sitting in weird grandeur among the more perishable bloom and fragrance around it.