So great envy had this sack occasioned, that when Mr Allworthy and the other gentry were gone from church, the rage, which had hitherto been confined, burst into an uproar; and, having
vented itself at first in opprobrious words, laughs, hisses, and gestures, betook itself at last to certain missile weapons; which, though from their plastic nature they threatened neither the loss of life or of limb, were however sufficiently dreadful to a well-dressed lady.
arrived at the mouth of the Shahaptan, he ascended some distance up that river, and established his trading post upon its banks.
I propose to consecrate this little retreat, by having
a ceremony in which I take a great interest, performed there.
I met with one piece of gratitude indeed, which I did not expect; and this was, that the master of the ship, whom I had so happily delivered, and by the same means saved the ship and cargo, having
given a very handsome account to the owners of the manner how I had saved the lives of the men and the ship, they invited me to meet them and some other merchants concerned, and all together made me a very handsome compliment upon the subject, and a present of almost
Yes, hard of hearing; having
that infirmity coming upon me, my son he went into the Law, and he took charge of me, and he by little and little made out this elegant and beautiful property.
The outlines of its roof were merging in the yellow foliage of a curtain of poplar trees, the whole habitation having
for background a dark grove of gigantic elms.
Sir Edward, I know the motive of your Journey here--You come with the base Design of reproaching me for having
entered into an indissoluble engagement with my Laura without your Consent.
Our chief desire was to discover some new road by which we might avoid having
anything to do with the Turks.
Helene, not having
a suitable partner, herself offered to dance the mazurka with Boris.
Huber's statement that the very first cell is excavated out of a little parallel-sided wall of wax, is not, as far as I have seen, strictly correct; the first commencement having
always been a little hood of wax; but I will not here enter on these details.
Because the Romans did in these instances what all prudent princes ought to do, who have to regard not only present troubles, but also future ones, for which they must prepare with every energy, because, when foreseen, it is easy to remedy them; but if you wait until they approach, the medicine is no longer in time because the malady has become incurable; for it happens in this, as the physicians say it happens in hectic fever, that in the beginning of the malady it is easy to cure but difficult to detect, but in the course of time, not having
been either detected or treated in the beginning, it becomes easy to detect but difficult to cure.
AN EAGLE made her nest at the top of a lofty oak; a Cat, having
found a convenient hole, moved into the middle of the trunk; and a Wild Sow, with her young, took shelter in a hollow at its foot.