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She comforted her father better than she could comfort herself, by representing that though he certainly would make them nine, yet he always said so little, that the increase of noise would be very immaterial.
In proportion therefore, as the repulsiveness of the work increases, the wage decreases.
The only warning is the electric skin-tension (I feel as though I were a lace-maker's pillow) and an irritability which the gibbering of the General Communicator increases almost to hysteria.
Assuredly, it is a construction which increases and piles up in endless spirals; there also are confusion of tongues, incessant activity, indefatigable labor, eager competition of all humanity, refuge promised to intelligence, a new Flood against an overflow of barbarians.
Popular interest in the note taker's performance increases.
This luminous square increases from ten o'clock till midday, and decreases from one till three slowly, as if, having hastened to my presence, it sorrowed at bidding me farewell.
The troops are moved according to the enemy's movements and the number of men increases and decreases.
But we all know the wag's definition of a philanthropist: a man whose charity increases directly as the square of the distance.
Hence I am strongly of opinion that a gas like oxygen, which increases the vitality and the resisting power of the body, would be extremely likely to delay the action of what you have so happily named the daturon.
The result is that the strong and the progeny of the strong survive, and, so long as the struggle obtains, the strength of each generation increases.
My uneasy sense of committing an intrusion on him steadily increases, in spite of his courteous welcome.
All persons, whether they belong to the industrial classes or to the capitalists, will see at once the benefits of a tax so assessed when they discover how commerce increases, and life is ameliorated in the country districts.