I imagine these copies were "ground up" in the manner of worthless stock, for I saw a single example of the book quoted the other day in a book-seller's catalogue at ten dollars, and I infer
that it is so rare as to be prized at least for its rarity.
Benjamin), we may infer
that if the verdict had been Guilty, he would not have hesitated to save the innocent husband by producing the wife's confession.
We know that this instrument has been perfected by the long-continued efforts of the highest human intellects; and we naturally infer that the eye has been formed by a somewhat analogous process.
We can thus, as I infer from Professor Owen's interesting description of these parts, understand the strange fact that every particle of food and drink which we swallow has to pass over the orifice of the trachea, with some risk of falling into the lungs, notwithstanding the beautiful contrivance by which the glottis is closed.
Now, as the island sinks down, either a few feet at a time or quite insensibly, we may safely infer
, from what is known of the conditions favourable to the growth of coral, that the living masses, bathed by the surf on the margin of the reef, will soon regain the surface.
And I do believe that you are not convinced--this I infer from your general character, for had I judged only from your speeches I should have mistrusted you.
And if so, we must infer that all things are produced more plentifully and easily and of a better quality when one man does one thing which is natural to him and does it at the right time, and leaves other things.
One might, however, rightly infer
therefrom that Zarathustra had not then slept long.
Here again, therefore, it seems fair to infer
that--with ordinary caution, and presence of mind--any man, or men, might have ascended by the ladder, and might have descended again, unobserved.