The one with red cheeks is called Miss Smith; she attends to the work, and cuts out--for we make our own clothes, our frocks, and pelisses, and everything; the little one with black hair is Miss Scatcherd; she teaches history and grammar, and hears the second
class repetitions; and the one who wears a shawl, and has a pocket- handkerchief tied to her side with a yellow ribband, is Madame Pierrot: she comes from Lisle, in France, and teaches French.
At this second
interchange of the Christian name, Madame Defarge, still using her toothpick with profound composure, coughed another grain of cough, and raised her eyebrows by the breadth of another line.
MY mother had a sure foreboding at the second
glance, that it was Miss Betsey.
There was a scuttling in the corners as the seconds
cleared out through the ropes, taking with them the stools and buckets.
It watched the toll of the seconds
in tense silence, and through this silence the voice of Roberts rose exultantly:
of a Pascal or a Newton are more precious than the whole existence of a crowd of raw simpletons "
Besides, he remembered to have heard it frequently surmised by the uninitiated in such matters that by an understood arrangement between the seconds
, the pistols were seldom loaded with ball; and, furthermore, he reflected that if he applied to Mr.
greatest surprise I have ever had in my life was seeing him on his back again, looking up at me out of a black eye.
clause of the second
section of the second
article empowers the President of the United States "to nominate, and by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, to appoint ambassadors, other public ministers and consuls, judges of the Supreme Court, and all other OFFICERS of United States whose appointments are NOT in the Constitution OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR, and WHICH SHALL BE ESTABLISHED BY LAW.
The secret of it lies in a fallacy, For, assuming that if one thing is or becomes, a second
is or becomes, men imagine that, if the second
is, the first likewise is or becomes.
Only the even lines rhyme, except in the four-line or stop-short poem, when the first line often rhymes with the second
and fourth, curiously recalling the Rubaiyat form of the Persian poets.
Allow me to explain: second
Bertaudiere is the person who occupies the second
floor of the tower of the Bertaudiere.