Otherwise, one cannot explain why he should not have been just as reticent on the subject nearest his heart when bestowing on Sally the twenty-seventh cabbage as he had been when administering
the hundred and sixtieth potato.
To come with a well-informed mind is to come with an inability of administering
to the vanity of others, which a sensible person would always wish to avoid.
In Paris, for example, independently of the hundred and forty-one lords who laid claim to a manor, there were five and twenty who laid claim to a manor and to administering
justice, from the Bishop of Paris, who had five hundred streets, to the Prior of Notre- Dame des Champs, who had four.
At the present time one of the most satisfactory features of the Christmas and Thanksgiving season at Tuskegee is the unselfish and beautiful way in which our graduates and students spend their time in administering
to the comfort and happiness of others, especially the unfortunate.
He had gathered, as an industrious man always at his post, a chief share in administering
the town charities, and his private charities were both minute and abundant.
So many times that he got them by heart, and was still conning them over and over, like a lesson, when Tilly, after administering
as much friction to the little bald head with her hand as she thought wholesome (according to the practice of nurses), had once more tied the Baby's cap on.
But the thought never entered his mind of profiting by this accident; he had seen from the manner in which the arm was bent, and from the noise it made in bending, that the bone was fractured, and that the patient must be in great pain; and now he thought of nothing else but of administering
relief to the sufferer, however little benevolent the man had shown himself during their short interview.
Then, ordering one of the well men to take a squad from the field- force and build a lean-to addition to the hospital, he continued along the run-way, administering
medicine and cracking jokes in beche-de-mer English to cheer the sufferers.
The wolves behind collided with the young wolf and expressed their displeasure by administering
sharp nips on his hind-legs and flanks.
It is the process of administering
the poison that he dreads.
But Major Fitz-David's admiration rose from one climax to another with such alarming rapidity that I felt the importance of administering
a practical check to it.
demanded the schoolmaster, administering
a cut with the cane to expedite the reply.