Renan's "Marc-Aurèle"--in his "History of the Origins of Christianity," which appeared in 1882--is the most vital and original book to be had relating to the time of Marcus Aurelius.
There was a carpet--a good one, but the pattern was obliterated by dust; a fireplace hung with cut-paper, dropping to pieces; a handsome oak-bedstead with ample crimson curtains of rather expensive material and modern make; but they had evidently experienced rough usage: the vallances hung in festoons, wrenched from their rings, and the iron rod supporting them was bent in an arc on one side, causing the drapery to trail upon the floor.
They represent the stark twilight and unsatisfied thoughts which all have.
He wandered about the park for a long while, and at last came to himself in a lonely avenue.
How she frightened us just now—didn’t she?—and all for a lark!”
Chapter 2 The Bodymaster McMurdo was a man who made his mark quickly.
I have my own soul: my own spark of divine fire.
In the busy moments of the noontide work I am with the crowd, but on this dark lonely day it is only for thee that I hope.
I observed several splashes of blood about the bark of the tree, and his hand and forehead were both stained; probably the scene I witnessed was a repetition of others acted during the night.
And we left you a bag of dried shark meat and a jug of Bummer Bitters!
Hark, a rap again!
added Mark Clark, emphatically, at once drinking himself, to run no further risk of losing his chance by the event alluded to, Jan meanwhile merging his additional thoughts of to-morrow in a song: -- To-mor-row, to-mor-row!
The image as a whole was that of a small Noah's Ark on a small Ararat, allowing the traditionary outlines and general form of the Ark which are followed by toy- makers -- and by these means are established in men's imaginations among their firmest, because earliest im- pressions -- to pass as an approximate pattern.
You see I cannot leave Mrs. Clarke."
Mine is the ruin of the highe halls,The falling of the towers and the walls Upon the miner or the carpenter:I slew Samson in shaking the pillar:Mine also be the maladies cold,The darke treasons, and the castes* old: *plots My looking is the father of pestilence.
please The Sunday night, ere day began to spring, When Palamon the larke hearde sing,Although it were not day by houres two, Yet sang the lark, and Palamon right tho* then With holy heart, and with an high courage, Arose, to wenden on his pilgrimage *go Unto the blissful Cithera benign,I meane Venus, honourable and digne*.
G. B. (Rev. George Burroughs) on that Nighte putt ye Divell his Marke upon Bridget S., Jonathan A., Simon O., Deliverance W., Joseph C., Susan P., Mehitable C., and Deborah B.’Then there was a catalogue of Hutchinson’s uncanny library as found after his disappearance, and an unfinished manuscript in his handwriting, couched in a cipher none could read.
In consequence, after having traveled all night, at seven o’clock she was at the fort of the Point; at eight o’clock she had embarked; and at nine, the vessel, which with letters of marque from the cardinal was supposed to be sailing for Bayonne, raised anchor, and steered its course toward England.
Outsiders often observe in the PARC culture an institutional arrogance which usage of this term exemplifies.
I am flatter than a denial or a pancake; emptier than Judge Parke's wig when the head is in it; duller than a country stage when the actors are off it,—a cipher, an o!
XXXVI I HAVE heard that swiftly the son of Weohstan at wish and word of his wounded king, -- war-sick warrior, -- woven mail-coat, battle-sark, bore 'neath the barrow's roof.
DEC's Microvaxen, especially, are much slower than newer RISC-based workstations such as the SPARC.
Although the translation of a translation of necessity presents a very unreliable yard-stick of a man's work, the following translation of Brorson's version of the well-known German hymn, "Ich Will Dich Lieben, Meine Starke" may at least indicate the nature of his work as a translator.
It was possibly this remark which induced the driver to move away.
If not, think very, very carefully before you embark!
The Good Luck, skirting within touching distance of the lava, found no place where the passengers could disembark.