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No sooner had we got rid of these birds, which occasioned us great annoyance, than we were terrified by the appearance of a fowl of another kind, and infinitely larger than even the rocs which I met in my former voyages; for it was bigger than the biggest of the domes on your seraglio, oh, most Munificent of Caliphs.
And yet,'' said he, recollecting himself, ``as I would not spare my own old and disabled limbs in the good cause of Old England, so Malkin must e'en run her hazard on the same venture; and it may be they will think our poor house worthy of some munificent guerdon or, it may be, they will send the old Prior a pacing nag.
When he saw me, he made me a low bow and assured me that I was a munificent patron of art.
I was aware, however, that his very ancient family had been noted, time out of mind, for a peculiar sensibility of temperament, displaying itself, through long ages, in many works of exalted art, and manifested, of late, in repeated deeds of munificent yet unobtrusive charity, as well as in a passionate devotion to the intricacies, perhaps even more than to the orthodox and easily recognisable beauties of musical science.
The little shrunken financier was intensely delighted to have questions asked him, and he scraped together information, by frugal processes, and took notes, in his little greasy pocket-book, of incidents which might interest his munificent friend.
The power of his deportment was such that they really were as much overcome with thankfulness as if, instead of quartering himself upon them for the rest of his life, he were making some munificent sacrifice in their favour.
Mark the successful man, the merchant prince with argosies on every sea, the employer of thousands of hands, the munificent contributor to public charities, the churchwarden, the member of parliament, and the generous patron of his relatives his self-approbation struggling with the instinctive sense of baseness in the money-hunter, the ignorant and greedy filcher of the labor of others, the seller of his own mind and manhood for luxuries and delicacies that he was too lowlived to enjoy, and for the society of people who made him feel his inferiority at every turn.
The work appears to be light and the pay munificent.
History will prove that Panamas establishment of diplomatic relations with China completely conforms to the fundamental and long-term interests of both countries, and will open up broader prospects for Panamas national development and bring more munificent welfares to the Panamanian people.
Aoun thanked the US administration for the munificent aids provided to the army, most recently the delivery of a batch of American tanks.
From what I believe about God (that is, if we're referring to the same God), He is the most understanding, munificent, magnificent being who gave you that indestructible courage to do what you just did- fighting all odds to save your child.
Dr Helmi Bodiman, deputy mayor of Garut, launched the project along with the donor and his brothers Ahmed Yousef al Mala, Yousef bin Ahmed Kawary, representing the Executive Director of Qatar Charity, Khaled Abdullah Yafee, operations director in the Executive Directory for QC operations and Khaled Hadramy, head of Munificent Relations at QC.