I remember hearing grandpa say that a love for good books was one of the best safeguards
a man could have," began Archie, staring thoughtfully at the fine library before him.
The only contract which we leave without safeguards
or precautions of any sort is the contract that unites a man and a woman for life.
But to-day it had struck her that she could hardly protect herself in this way without offering a similar safeguard
to her visitor, and she had no wish to hedge him about with safeguards
What do you say, when our county member, growing hot, at cheese and salad time, about the spread of democracy in England, burst out as follows: "If we once lose our ancient safeguards
There was an utter unreserve in her aspect, an abandonment of safeguards
, that ugliness of truth which can only be kept out of daily life by unremitting care for appearances.
I had then expressed what was vividly in my mind: the truth that, whether the children really saw or not--since, that is, it was not yet definitely proved--I greatly preferred, as a safeguard
, the fullness of my own exposure.
Ye say that the interest of the master is a sufficient safeguard
for the slave.
Yet it is sad to think, that these very throbbing hearts which welcome your story, and form your best safeguard
in telling it, are all beating contrary to the "statute in such case made and provided.
and THAT other, a man who had suffered no less than herself under the event of a former attachment, whom, two years before, she had considered too old to be married,--and who still sought the constitutional safeguard
of a flannel waistcoat!
That was all I knew of Nicolete's parents, and all I needed to know; with the exception of one good action,--at her urgent entreaty they had left Nicolete behind them, with no other safeguard
than a charming young lady companion, whose fitness for her sacred duties consisted in a temperament hardly less romantic and whimsical than Nicolete's own.
to permit the poor Jews to travel under your safeguard
, I swear by the tables of our law, that never has favour been conferred upon a child of Israel since the days of our captivity, which shall be more gratefully acknowledged.
exclaimed the Distressed One at this, "may all the stars of the celestial regions look down upon your greatness with benign eyes, valiant knight, and shed every prosperity and valour upon your heart, that it may be the shield and safeguard
of the abused and downtrodden race of duennas, detested by apothecaries, sneered at by squires, and made game of by pages.