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Poor Lady Arbella watches all these sights, and feels that this New World is fit only for rough and hardy people.
He was one of the persons under treatment with my professor; he had fits, and attacks of melancholy, then he would weep, and once he tried to commit suicide.
Thou hearest, landlord; thou art not fit company for these holy men; go back to thine alehouse.
Jack was not especially pleased with this idea; but he submitted to having his left leg amputated by the Tin Woodman and whittled down to fit the left leg of the Saw-Horse.
I was going to tell you how many unmistakeable admirers I had:- Sir Thomas Ashby was one,--Sir Hugh Meltham and Sir Broadley Wilson are old codgers, only fit companions for papa and mamma.
He had a bad fainting fit, but with a long rest he may recover.
Felix Sweetsir, being near-sighted, was obliged to fit his eye-glass in position before he could recognize the prime minister of Lady Lydiard's household.
Thereupon the Policeman left the man in a fit and attacked the Citizen, who, after receiving several severe contusions, ran away.
They are fit for any mischief, and it's my opinion they would try to kill us just the same if you hadn't picked a dinner-pail.
It must be, that I am not fit for my good, profitable office
Here the curious reader may observe another diversity in the operations of grief: for as Mr Allworthy had been before silent, from the same cause which had made his sister vociferous; so did the present sight, which drew tears from the gentleman, put an entire stop to those of the lady; who first gave a violent scream, and presently after fell into a fit.
Oh yes, I am fit," said Margaret, uncovering her face.