Very shy; always going solitary; unexpectedly rising to the surface in the remotest and most sullen waters; his straight and single lofty jet rising like a tall misanthropic spear upon a barren plain; gifted with such wondrous power and velocity in swimming, as to defy all present pursuit from man; this leviathan seems the banished
and unconquerable Cain of his race, bearing for his mark that style upon his back.
It is said he banished
his only son from his family for lifting his eyes in the way of affection towards this beauty, who may be worshipped, it seems, at a distance, but is not to be approached with other thoughts than such as we bring to the shrine of the Blessed Virgin.
And if it be found that these nurses ever presume to entertain the girls with frightful or foolish stories, or the common follies practised by chambermaids among us, they are publicly whipped thrice about the city, imprisoned for a year, and banished
for life to the most desolate part of the country.
I had the curiosity to ascend to its very summit, for this was the place to which Adam was banished
out of Paradise.
He had just heard that he was to be banished
from this lovely spot, but he had no idea where he was to go.
I could not help reflecting on this occasion how imprudently I had trusted my life in the hands of men unacquainted with compassion of civility, but recollecting at the same time that the intent of my journey was such as might give me hopes of the divine protection, I banished
all thoughts but those of finding a way into Aethiopia.
In the end he was banished
, and finally put to death by the Emperor's order.
He was banished
in 1634, and went first to Plymouth colony; but as the people there held the same opinions as those of Massachusetts, he was not suffered to remain among them.
Our lives, our tears, as water, Are spilled upon the ground; God giveth no man quarter, Yet God a means hath found; Though faith and hope have vanished, And even love grows dim; A means whereby His banished
Be not expelled from Him!
As to those who are banished
, or infamous, there may be the same objections made and the same answer given.
Slang, rough manners, and careless habits were banished
or bettered by the presence of a little gentlewoman; and all the manly virtues cropping up were encouraged by the hearty admiration bestowed upon them by one whose good opinion all valued more than they confessed; while Rose tried to imitate the good qualities she praised in them, to put away her girlish vanities and fears, to be strong and just, and frank and brave, as well as modest, kind, and beautiful.
It was talking one night with a certain prince, one of the banished
ministers of state belonging to the Czar, that the discourse of my particular case began.