The Falkland Islands, which are inhabited by a wolf-like fox, come nearest to an exception; but this group cannot be considered as oceanic, as it lies on a bank connected with the mainland; moreover, icebergs formerly brought boulders to its western shores, and they may have formerly transported foxes, as so frequently now happens in the arctic regions.
Fool’s Gap was a barren wasteland inhabited only by biting sand flies and other such pests and vermin.
Discordant as it was—with almost a detestation for all she had ever heard of the North of England, the manufacturers, the people, the wild and bleak country—there was this one recommendation—it would be different from Helstone, and could never remind them of that beloved place.
With this came up Lenehan to the feet of the table to say how the letter was in that night’s gazette and he made a show to find it about him (for he swore with an oath that he had been at pains about it) but on Stephen’s persuasion he gave over the search and was bidden to sit near by which he did mighty brisk.
“I think it’s rather chilly to-night, Ponsonby,” he said. “
I have to cool you down.
You want to see seventy yearolds freezing on street corners in New Jersey?
After its conclusion the sexual impulse, even in otherwise frigid women, is in most cases intensified.
had a respite from suffering*Upon the morrow, when that it was day, Unto Bretagne they took the righte way, Aurelius and this magician beside,And be descended where they would abide: And this was, as the bookes me remember, The colde frosty season of December.
Gelid light and air were in the kitchen but out of doors gentle summer morning everywhere.
Lochlann’s glacial gaze fell on me, and his face was hard. “
“Mr. Courtlen,” she said, and the icy boulder that had lodged in her throat reappeared, “I’m starting to think you were right about Dr. Pazzo.”
“You're so nippy at it,” John said, “couldn't you do it very slowly once?”
Another scored the flank of Hoste's horse, causing the poor animal to snort and bound with the sharp pain.
It held a branch of fresh green holly in its hand; and, in singular contradiction of that wintry emblem, had its dress trimmed with summer flowers.