They record certain uniformities of antecedence and consequence in the region of human conduct Want of faith in the persistency of these uniformities is only a little less fatuous in the moral order than a corresponding want of faith would instantly disclose itself to be in the purely physical order.
At your side I forget that I live for any other purpose than to look at you, and lavish my whole soul in an intensity of gazing; and then the presumptuous thought, that you like to have me near you, nay, are sometimes even pleased to talk to me, gives my poor self a value in my own eyes, for the kindness you show me."
It is purely moral; but the sensuous power, the life, the agitation, and everything which specifically belongs to a dramatic work is wanting."
Were it the former, in the sun's eclipse It would be manifest by the shining through Of light, as through aught tenuous interfused.
Then the journey proceeds through the Firehole Valley, and through leafy forests and open glades, until the narrow and tortuous canon of Spring Creek is reached.
Diplomacy is only necessary when there are ulterior objects than mere plain, unambiguous assistance to a helpless friend.
But the waltz still beat out its swinging, laughing, voluptuous measure; it was like a shrill continuation of the life of pleasure which was beating against the old house like a rising tide.