It might be, that under the surface so formed -- a surface which there had been nothing, hitherto, in the happy, prosperous
, uneventful lives of the sisters to disturb -- forces of inborn and inbred disposition had remained concealed, which the shock of the first serious calamity in their lives had now thrown up into view.
I hope you have been this day preserved for a prosperous
and happy life.
voyage out, a thriving career abroad, and a happy return home
He was a prosperous
old bachelor, and his open window looked into a prosperous
little garden and orchard, and there was a prosperous
iron safe let into the wall at the side of his fireplace, and I did not doubt that heaps of his prosperity were put away in it in bags.
There was one person, as you will believe, who watched with keener though more hidden interest than any other, the prosperous
growth of Eppie under the weaver's care.
There is poetry here and fantasy and humor, a little pathos but, above all, a number of creations in whose existence everybody must believe whether they be children of four or old men of ninety or prosperous
bankers of forty-five.
Our greatness will appear Then most conspicuous, when great things of small, Useful of hurtful, prosperous
of adverse We can create, and in what place so e're Thrive under evil, and work ease out of pain Through labour and endurance.
But, present still, though now unseen; When brightly shines the prosperous
day, Be thoughts of =Thee= a cloudy screen To temper the deceitful ray.
When he was a boy, there was a fairly prosperous
race of peasants settled here, tilling the soil, paying him rent for permission to do so, and making enough out of it to satisfy his large wants and their own narrow needs without working themselves to death.
We set sail from Bristol, May 4, 1699, and our voyage was at first very prosperous
His subjects loved him, and his neighbors feared him, and when he died he left his kingdom in a more prosperous
and powerful condition than any king had done before him.
When the miller heard how friendly her tone was, he plucked up heart and told her how rich and prosperous
he had been all his life up till now, when he didn't know what he was to do for want and misery.