meantime


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In the meantime he drifted, resting and recuperating after the long traverse he had made through the realm of knowledge.
In the meantime he was not in need of money, for several of his later stories had been accepted and paid for.
Take my word for it, the strike will be over in a few days, and the men will be beaten; and meantime what you can get out of it will belong to you.
In the meantime, intelligence was received of the mischief that Commodore Porter was doing among the British whale ships.
Stand thou fast in the meantime if thou stir again, thou shalt have that will make thee quiet for thy life Comrades!'' he then said, addressing his gang, ``this purse is embroidered with Hebrew characters, and I well believe the yeoman's tale is true.
"Patience!" replied Mazarin, with his Italian smile; "that may happen one day; but in the meantime "
In the meantime the captain's horses were daily gaining strength, and their hoofs improving, which had been worn and battered by mountain service.
By this clear stream, Of thee will I write; Meantime from afar Bathe me in light I
In the meantime, Emily, left by herself, had her own correspondence to occupy her attention.
In the meantime, we could never make out where he got the drink.
In the meantime, outside the palace walls, the poor White Duck swam up and down the pond; and near it laid three eggs, out of which there came one morning two little fluffy ducklings and a little ugly drake.
"Trouble not yourself about your Wife," said my Guide: "she will not be long left in anxiety; meantime, let us take a survey of Flatland."