Each State is the constituent and enacting party, and the United States in Congress assembled the recipient
of delegated power--and that power delegated with such a penurious and carking hand that it had more the aspect of a revocation of the Declaration of Independence than an instrument to carry it into effect.
suggested as a suitable recipient
by a lover of consistency, who
He gave me some letters of introduction, in the name, I think, of my travelling companion; they bore reference to a supposititious little boy who had been left with a widowed mother who didn't know what to do with him; the poor lady had thought, as a means of thawing the tardy compassion of her relations in his behalf, of sending him to a Yorkshire school; I was the poor lady's friend, travelling that way; and if the recipient
of the letter could inform me of a school in his neighbourhood, the writer would be very much obliged.
As a matter of fact, it is one of the prettiest and most poetic institutions possible, if observed in the proper manner, and after having been more or less unpleasant to everybody for a whole year, it is a blessing to be forced on that one day to be amiable, and it is certainly delightful to be able to give presents without being haunted by the conviction that you are spoiling the recipient
, and will suffer for it afterward.
Could the ape-man have known the purpose of this act, that it was intended to render the recipient
invulnerable to the attacks of his enemies and fearless in the face of any danger, he would doubtless have leaped into the village street and appropriated the zebra's tail and a portion of the contents of the caldron.
She had been a gracious friend to Miss Briggs, the companion, also; and had secured the latter's good-will by a number of those attentions and promises, which cost so little in the making, and are yet so valuable and agreeable to the recipient
Rosa looked at him as if she would have liked him to be the recipient
of a thousand dedications.
When you have once shown yourself too considerate and self-denying to add a family of your own to an already overcrowded population, you are vindictively marked out by your married friends, who have no similar consideration and no similar self-denial, as the recipient
of half their conjugal troubles, and the born friend of all their children.
It must be admitted that he allowed her half a pound of tea a year, which was weak in him: first, because all gifts have an inevitable tendency to pauperise the recipient
, and secondly, because his only reasonable transaction in that commodity would have been to buy it for as little as he could possibly give, and sell it for as much as he could possibly get; it having been clearly ascertained by philosophers that in this is comprised the whole duty of man - not a part of man's duty, but the whole.
How he, the recipient
of that letter, was directly led to the belief that these must be the very wanderers for whom so much search had been made, and whom Heaven had directed to his brother's care.
Education Department has estimated that 76 percent of Pell recipients
had family incomes of $30,000 or lower.
When considering traditional live-donor transplantation, donors and recipients
generally agreed that a recipient
's health information should be shared with the donor (86 and 80%, respectively) and that a donor's information should be shared with the recipient
(97 and 89% respectively), according to a new study.