feast


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I ordered the driver to stop because I thought it would please you, as you are said to love flowers, and especially that the feast of which is celebrated to-day.
Why," answered Robin, "dost thou not see that I have brought goodly company to feast with us today?
Think ye that your beggarly feast was worth three pounds, let alone three hundred?
5) These two lines possibly belong to the account of the feast given by Agamemnon at Lemnos.
Past the old church, and down the footpath, pottered the old man and the child hand-in-hand early on the afternoon of the day before the feast, and wandered all round the ground, which was already being occupied by the "cheap Jacks," with their green- covered carts and marvellous assortment of wares; and the booths of more legitimate small traders, with their tempting arrays of fairings and eatables; and penny peep-shows and other shows, containing pink-eyed ladies, and dwarfs, and boa-constrictors, and wild Indians.
They don't attend the feasts themselves, and call them disreputable; whereupon the steadiest of the poor leave them also, and they become what they are called.
And then the prince and Briar Rose were married, and the wedding feast was given; and they lived happily together all their lives long.
Take you his bridle and let us do honor to the guest who has come to feast with us.
cried Robin Hood; "and while our new cook, whom I see with us, is preparing a feast worthy of our high guest, let us have a few games to do him honor
During the feast Ozma grew thoughtful, and suddenly she asked:
Then be silent on the matter, and let us give out our feast.
Thus, when Zinita came to him, and asked leave to declare a feast of women that should be held far away, he consented, and gladly, for, above all things, he desired to be free from Zinita and her angry looks for awhile; nor did he suspect a plot.