Why don't you mix
your biscuits on the pastry-table, there?
the beverage in a cold cup, partake with moderation, and keep a wet rag around your head to guard against over-excitement.
not only as abounding with characters whose very names were sure to attract general attention, but as affording a striking contrast betwixt the Saxons, by whom the soil was cultivated, and the Normans, who still reigned in it as conquerors, reluctant to mix
with the vanquished, or acknowledge themselves of the same stock.
There was a man born blind, who had several apprentices in his own condition: their employment was to mix
colours for painters, which their master taught them to distinguish by feeling and smelling.
How dare you ask me, of all men in the world, to mix
myself up in this horror?
There is a great deal of truth in what you say, niece," returned Don Quixote, "and I could tell you somewhat about birth that would astonish you; but, not to mix
up things human and divine, I refrain.
They have had me down in the pits below the buildings helping them mix
their awful radium powder, and make their terrible projectiles.
Let me but escape into my laboratory door, give me but a second or two to mix
and swallow the draught that I had always standing ready; and whatever he had done, Edward Hyde would pass away like the stain of breath upon a mirror; and there in his stead, quietly at home, trimming the midnight lamp in his study, a man who could afford to laugh at suspicion, would be Henry Jekyll.
And then he will look across at his daughter's portrait, a photograph, shake his head with an amused appearance, and mix
himself another grog by way of consolation.
Still more absurd would it be to mix
together different metres, as was done by Chaeremon.
That is not for me to say; but we are now about to mix
in society -- to visit and be visited.
Several people have suggested that she should go on the stage, but of course I couldn't consent to that, I know all the chief dramatists, and I could get her a part to-morrow, but I shouldn't like her to mix
with all sorts of people.