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What would these divinities think of India, anglicised as it is to-day, with steamers whistling and scudding along the Ganges, frightening the gulls which float upon its surface, the turtles swarming along its banks, and the faithful dwelling upon its borders?
He observed his own inconsistencies in dwelling upon accidents in Tess's life as if they were vital features.
Pott was dwelling upon this and other matters, enlivening the conversation from time to time with various extracts from his own lucubrations, a stern stranger, calling from the window of a stage-coach, outward bound, which halted at the inn to deliver packages, requested to know whether if he stopped short on his journey and remained there for the night, he could be furnished with the necessary accommodation of a bed and bedstead.
He told me that his tribe had lived upon this hilltop always, and that there were other tribes like them dwelling upon other hilltops.
But the glorious allies of loud-crashing Zeus have their dwelling upon Ocean's foundations, even Cottus and Gyes; but Briareos, being goodly, the deep-roaring Earth-Shaker made his son-in-law, giving him Cymopolea his daughter to wed.
Dwelling upon the poetry and philosophy of the Poet of the East, the High Commissioner said that Allama Iqbals vision was very much relevant in the contemporary society and, therefore, we must seek guidance from his poetic thought and philosophy.
Dwelling upon the various works by Trinamool Congress government in West Bengal, Mamata said the state was the first in introducing fair price shops for medicines where discount up 78 per cent was offered.