Phiber Optik makes fun of Neidorf for a Midwestern geek, for believing that “Acid Phreak” does acid and listens to acid rock.
Distinction between the Roman and Greek colonies, ib.
The clean, sleek creature arose from its fleece -- how perfectly like Aphrodite rising from the foam should have been seen to be realized -- looking startled and shy at the loss of its garment, which lay on the floor in one soft cloud, united throughout, the portion visible being the inner surface only, which, never before exposed, was white as snow, and without flaw or blemish of the minutest kind.
"That's all--not a saound nor squeak over the 'phone arter that.
The sultan called their chief aside, and said, "Good Sheik, you may probably be already acquainted with the cause of my visit."
He was trying to isolate a faulty cable segment on a TCP/IP Ethernet hooked up to a NeXT machine, and got tired of having to run back to his console after each cabling tweak to see if the ping packets were getting through.
If you hold a hen's head with the beak upon a piece of board, and then draw a chalk line from the beak to the edge of the board, the hen when released will continue to hold her head in the same position for some time, finally walking slowly away, as if roused from a stupor.
or do I seek to please men?
“No sign,” Annie answered, breezing by and patting my cheek. “
He made use of every conceivable resource in order to secure power to his clique.
They wanted to be in the open, where it would be harder to sneak up on them.
They saw already that, of the numerous valleys ramifying from the base of Mount Franklin, three only, bounded on the west by Fall River and on the east by Red Creek, were as rich and fertile as the valley of the corral.
For how shall even the most fierce and malicious that thou shalt conceive, be able to hold on against thee, if thou shalt still continue meek and loving unto him; and that even at that time, when he is about to do thee wrong, thou shalt be well disposed, and in good temper, with all meekness to teach him, and to instruct him better?
Fifty feet below its peak, amid a shower of stones and slag, a wide crater vomited torrents of lava that were dispersed in fiery cascades into the heart of the liquid mass.
"I thought I'd speak to you about it," she said. "
Rather hastily, I may as well confess, for I feared my courage might leak away!
That’s ever so much more chic. ‘
I slipped through the hole in the Wall, and the moment I did it knitted back together, but not before a dark streak dived through.
Add to this a quantity of thick closely-curling hair, which, by some freak of Nature, had lost its colour in the most startlingly partial and capricious manner.