Military branches: This entry lists the service branches subordinate to defense ministries or the equivalent (typically ground, naval, air, and marine forces).
Other works of importance are those of LeBrun, Reich, Mantegazza, Dr. Duchenne, Skraup, Magnus, Gessmann, Schebest, Engel, Schneider, K. Michel, Wundt, C. Lange, Giraudet, A. Mosso, A. Baer, Wiener, Lotze, Waitz, Lelut, Monro, Heusinger, Herbart, Comte, Meynert, Goltz, Hughes, J. K. Lavater: Physiognomische Fragmente zur Bef<o:>rderung des Menschenkentniss und Mensehenliebe.
The Bahr-el-Ghazal from a channel of stagnant pools and marshes becomes a broad and navigable stream.
When I came, at last, upon the bare, wide downs near Dover, it relieved the solitary aspect of the scene with hope; and not until I reached that first great aim of my journey, and actually set foot in the town itself, on the sixth day of my flight, did it desert me.
I could only bear to be a more than a foot close for a few seconds before some peculiar reflex took over, and this horrible hissing noise started to break from my throat.
I don't think I shall care to have much to do with any of them, except one sweetfaced maiden lady, who looks as if she had something in her.
I heard the door of the laboratory slam, seated myself in a chair, and took up a daily paper.
Yours most truthfully, Jerusha Abbott Cher Daddy-Jambes-Longes, Vous etes un brick!
Un banquier, qui a fait fortune, a une partie du caractere requis pour faire des decouvertes en philosophie, c'est-a-dire pour voir clair dans ce qui est."
=INFORMAL LETTER OF INTRODUCTION= Dear Claire: A very great friend of ours, James Dawson, is to be in Chicago for several weeks.
He was, as has been said, standing on Rocinante, with his arm passed through the hole and his wrist tied to the bolt of the door, and in mighty fear and dread of being left hanging by the arm if Rocinante were to stir one side or the other; so he did not dare to make the least movement, although from the patience and imperturbable disposition of Rocinante, he had good reason to expect that he would stand without budging for a whole century.
If I had felt justified in accepting the offers of service which he made to me on my return, he would have appeared again long ere this.
But both Mr. Horrabin, who has drawn these maps, and I, who have incited him to do so, have preferred to err on the timid side.
The dissolution of society bids fair to become the termination of a career of which property is the end and aim, because such a career contains the elements of self-destruction.
Alein spake first; “All hail, Simon, in faith, How fares thy faire daughter, and thy wife.”
As soon as he recognised it he felt as if he were once more living through the air, and he could not bring himself to enter it though it was an hour when he might well have done so, for it was dinner-time, and he longed to taste something hot as it had been all cold fare with him for many days past.
The stranger still regarded on the face before him a slow recession of that false calm there, imposed, as it seemed, by habit or some studied trick, upon words so embittered as to accuse in their speaker an unhealthiness, a flair, for the cruder things of life.
I have no doubt they found my second appearance strange enough, coming suddenly out of the quiet darkness with inarticulate noises and the splutter and flare of a match.
“I’m speaking,” Jono spat, his glare switching between the both of them.
But this is what the French call bonne guerre, and the most innocent form of deception!...
Why, I do believe you’ve got pomatum on your hair!
The boys brought him a live hare: hejust looked at it, with a faint smile, and asked them to set it freein the fields.
At least this way, perhaps they will wait until an heir is born before the assault comes."
Here the carriage and the family took to the shore, and Jos was not a little gratified to see his arrival announced in the Cologne newspapers as "Herr Graf Lord von Sedley nebst Begleitung aus London."
The stream, the lair, and the quiet woods were calling to him, and he wanted her to come.
So let thy heart suffer me, and I will of myself give to thee the mare I have taken.
“Du hast die schönsten Augen Mädchen, was willst du mehr?
The old subsidy of tonnage and poundage,” says Tyrwhitt, “was given to the king ‘pour la saufgarde et custodie del mer.’ —
He carried a jaunty sort of a stick, with a large pair of rusty tassels to it; and a quizzing-glass hung outside his coat,—for ornament, I afterwards found, as he very seldom looked through it, and couldn’t see anything when he did.
Pare and remove the stones from the peaches and cut into quarters.
They’re white, often opaque but sometimes of opalescent transparency, and usually spherical or pear-shaped.
"It is easy to see," replied Don Quixote, "that thou art not used to this business of adventures; those are giants; and if thou art afraid, away with thee out of this and betake thyself to prayer while I engage them in fierce and unequal combat."
It is too late," he has said to himself--and has become self-distrustful and henceforth for ever useless.--In the domain of genius, may not the "Raphael without hands" (taking the expression in its widest sense) perhaps not be the exception, but the rule?--Perhaps genius is by no means so rare: but rather the five hundred HANDS which it requires in order to tyrannize over the GREEK INSERTED HERE, "the right time"--in order to take chance by the forelock!
Always seems something to scare you lately."
Unemployment rate: 77% (2004) Population below poverty line: 46.4% (2004) Household income or consumption by percentage share: lowest 10%: 2.8% highest 10%: 32.2% (2004) Distribution of family income - Gini index: 39.5 (2007) Investment (gross fixed): 21.1% of GDP (2007 est.)
Servants of Hes,” she said, “the stranger lord, my betrothed and guest, has been tricked by a false priest and, falling into a cunning snare, captured as a hostage.
"If your captain carried many such giants on board, I wonder that he had a spare porker to hang at his masthead."
The village was virtually the headquarters of the Frontier Armed and Mounted Police, the substantial square barracks, which harboured the artillery troop of that useful force, crowning the hill nearly a mile away, and there was generally another troop or two quartered around the place.
A square balustraded gallery ran round the top of the old hall, approached by a double stair.
To stare is to look with a fixed intensity such as is the effect of surprise, alarm, or rudeness.
On this first occasion of his producing it, I recalled how he had made me swear fidelity in the churchyard long ago, and how he had described himself last night as always swearing to his resolutions in his solitude.
And with him followed the fleet Abantes with hair flowing behind, spearmen eager with ashen shafts outstretched to tear the corslets on the breasts of the foes.
going round And at the last I cast mine eye aside, And was ware of a lusty companyThat came roaming out of the fielde wide; And hand in hand a knight and a lady; The ladies all in surcoats, that richly Purfiled* were with many a riche stone; *trimmed at the borders And ev’ry knight of green ware mantles on, Embroider’d well, so as the surcoats were; And ev’reach had a chaplet on her head (Which did right well upon the shining hair), Maked of goodly flowers, white and red.
Whereas, upon the same quantity of goods carried by water, there is to be charged only the maintenance of six or eight men, and the wear and tear of a ship of two hundred tons burthen, together with the value of the superior risk, or the difference of the insurance between land and water-carriage.