, when Frank presented himself at Combe-Raven on the eventful morning, there stood Miss Garth, prepared -- in the interpolated character of Argus -- to accompany Lucy and Falkland to the scene of trial.
A light was procured accordingly
, and the robber proceeded to examine the purse.
I told his excellency "that I was entirely at his disposal;" and accordingly
we set out next morning.
Now, an eagle with a King's heart in his breast is apt to be bold, and accordingly
he instantly made up his mind to carry off the lovely damsel, feeling sure that having once seen her he could not live without her.
But this could not be the case with-the idea of a nature more perfect than myself; for to receive it from nothing was a thing manifestly impossible; and, because it is not less repugnant that the more perfect should be an effect of, and dependence on the less perfect, than that something should proceed from nothing, it was equally impossible that I could hold it from myself: accordingly
, it but remained that it had been placed in me by a nature which was in reality more perfect than mine, and which even possessed within itself all the perfections of which I could form any idea; that is to say, in a single word, which was God.
Both parties accordingly
encamped together on a convenient spot, and prepared for the hunt.
I took a double handful of those small, broken, flinty bits of biscuit which generally go by the name of
we offered our services to one and were accepted; our Company was indeed rather small, as it consisted only of the Manager his wife and ourselves, but there were fewer to pay and the only inconvenience attending it was the Scarcity of Plays which for want of People to fill the Characters, we could perform.
But since it was impossible for us to dictate in what way we should be assailed, we had to make the best of it, and accordingly
sent orders to the various regiments to prepare to receive the separate onslaughts.
, I renewed our acquaintance, and told him my present difficulty.
We shall wait here to receive letters from Arthur and his wife, and we shall time our departure for Italy accordingly
It may be important for you to know this; and I have taken the liberty of mentioning it accordingly