Thus, by the secret hand of Thymedicining was my swelling abated, and the troubled and bedimmedeyesight of my mind, by the smarting anointings of healthfulsorrows, was from day to day healed.
The frequency with which an inference is made from sense-perception is the more astonishing inasmuch as it exceeds all that the general and otherwise valid law of laziness permits.
At the first glimpse of every steam launch that came in view, they insisted on landing and sitting down on the bank until it was out of sight again.
He little imagined how my heart warmed towards him when I beheld his black eyes withdraw so suspiciously under their brows, as I rode up, and when his fingers sheltered themselves, with a jealous resolution, still further in his waistcoat, as I announced my name.
Moreover, the critical faculty was slightly developed.
She called again, and still the optics were blank, and still I didn’t answer.
The landlord, seeing his guest at his feet and hearing a speech of this kind, stood staring at him in bewilderment, not knowing what to do or say, and entreating him to rise, but all to no purpose until he had agreed to grant the boon demanded of him. "
The beautiful sight helped restore her sense of peace.
A tall Bulgarian soldier, six feet high, perceiving that I had fainted away at this sight, attempted to ravish me; the operation brought me to my senses.