Day: January 6, 2018

At tea all sat in their accustomed places: Nicholas beside the stove at a small table where his tea was handed to him; Mílka, the old gray borzoi bitch (daughter of the first Mílka), with a quite gray face and large black eyes that seemed more prominent than ever, lay on the armchair beside him; Denísov, whose curly hair, mustache, and whiskers had turned half gray, sat beside countess Mary with his general’s tunic unbuttoned; Pierre sat between his wife and the old countess.

The duke of Hereford appealeth the duke of Norfolk of treson.

The Commons on their part took up the charge against Russell as a charge against themselves. We have reached the object of our journey in the upper end of the San Bernardino valley. During the Peloponnesian war he was, in Ol. On the morning of the 23d Thomas, according to instructions, moved Granger’s corps of two divisions, Sheridan and T. And I should yet say, more probably, that neither that which goes before nor that which follows after is at all of the appurtenances of death.

We have already noticed the character of Ferguson, one of the twain selected to accompany Monmouth. Within four years he had paid off all his remaining debts without selling any of his wife’s property, and having received a small inheritance on the death of a cousin he paid his debt to Pierre as well. Again, the Platæans dug a subterranean passage from the interior of their town to the ground immediately under the mound, and thus carried away unseen the lower earth belonging to the latter; so that the besiegers saw their mound continually sinking down, in spite of fresh additions at the top,–yet without knowing the reason. II., i. In the Grand Committee there was a general silence for a good space of time, one looking on the other, to see who would venture to propose the only real remedy for getting rid of the Essexes and Manchesters out of the army, when Cromwell arose and proposed the celebrated Self-denying Ordinance.

In this meditation he rode for hunting, and went in search of game. I wanted, as between these candidates, to see Mr. She crossed herself, kissed the icon, and handed it to Andrew. He was now at liberty to satisfy his duty and his inclination. The Shilling Knightage (1886). Containing an Alphabetical List of the Knights of the United Kingdom, short Biographical Notices, Dates of Creation, Addresses, &c.

In 1874, we imported 14,141,797 pounds of currants; but in 1888 the importations had increased to 30,636,424 pounds, valued at $1,176,532. “Ah! Breathing again, breathing!” he muttered to himself. The Governor turned to Hal. Damer, bringing out his words one by one, being terribly out of breath. Die Zukunft decket Schmerzen und Glücke—The future hides in it gladness and sorrow.

The dead carts were going to and fro continually to collect the bodies put out into the streets, announced by the tinkling of a bell, and at night by the glare of links. But Zeus was [38]not to be deceived. Then Asshur-rish-ishi (about 1140 B.C.), the father of Tiglathpileser I, reports that he had reconquered the Lulumi and Kuti, whom Adad-nirari had formerly subjugated, and who had either fallen under the sway of Babylon or made themselves independent; and that he had repulsed the nomads, whom Adad-nirari had likewise driven back, and who had naturally taken advantage of Assyria’s weakness to press forward again. The condition to which his successes had reduced France was such that the Allies were in the highest spirits. Robert Herrick (b., 1591; d., 1674) was of an old family of Leicestershire.

We English, in our passion for daily excitement, might call her phlegmatic, but we should call her so unjustly. But in the meantime Odysseus had not been idle, and the subtlety of the hero was now brought into play, and proved more than a match for the giant’s strength. All of our men were good at accumulating horses, but within our own ranks I think we were inclined to award the palm to our chaplain. Januis clausis—With closed doors. Youths and maidens are alike sensible of shame, and however much they may long for sexual enjoyment, they do not like to hear it talked of; they consider the disgrace of the matter to be altogether in the words.


Her baffled admirer consoled himself by translating part of Juvenal’s sixth satire into verse as “all the Revenge taken by an injured Lover.” After this he must have lived the usual life of a young man about town, and probably at this date improved the acquaintance of his second cousin, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, to whom he inscribed his first comedy, Love in Several Masques, produced at Drury Lane in February 1728.

Cromwell opened the year 1656 amid a multitude of plots and discontents.

If them art rich, thou art poor; / For, like an ass whose back with ingots bows, / Thou bear’st thy heavy riches but a journey, / And death unloads thee. Meas. “Yes, I wanted to tell you,” said he, answering her look as if she had spoken. Die Weisen wägen ihre Worte mit der Goldwage—The 10 wise weigh their words in the balance of the goldsmith. “We shall remedy the chronic discontent of a pauper population by opening up new sources of wealth in reproductive works, in manufactures and mines. In 1295 the question was fully answered as to how the people [132]should assent to taxation, in case their assent should be asked.

These troops were now restored to the division they belonged to, and General Lew. On the 8th of February I ordered Sheridan, who was in the Valley of Virginia, to push forward as soon as the weather would permit and strike the canal west of Richmond at or about Lynchburg; and on the 20th I made the order to go to Lynchburg as soon as the roads would permit, saying: “As soon as it is possible to travel, I think you will have no difficulty about reaching Lynchburg with a cavalry force alone. A report, though of a very doubtful nature, has reached our times, that he prudently withdrew himself from their power by a voluntary death. She paused, feeling that she was not telling the truth. Labor omnia vincit / Improbus, et duris urgens in rebus egestas—Persevering labour overcomes all difficulties, and want that urges us on in the pressure of things.

The danger threatened from another quarter. The present raisin pack, Mr. Shram affirms, is the best of any he has ever handled. The guilt of the emperor is aggravated by his long and frequent residence at Thessalonica. “He is very ill. And in this state of things where can the evil be, since death has no connection with either the living or the dead? The one have no existence at all, the other are not yet affected by it.

Through them the queen had imbibed a deep-rooted hatred of the Whigs, whom they had taught her to regard as the partisans of King William, and the real authors of all the indignities and mortifications which she had endured during his reign. of Ven., i. The four bearers of the vase to Mrs. The ordinary corselet may have been little less than two feet and a half in length; it sometimes covered the thighs nearly to the knee; and in order to prevent its pressing heavily upon the shoulder, they bound their girdle over it, and tightened it at the waist. In the year 1812, when news of the war with Napoleon reached Bucharest—where Kutúzov had been living for two months, passing his days and nights with a Wallachian woman—Prince Andrew asked Kutúzov to transfer him to the Western Army.

He never had done so, save during those sixteen months of his justiciarship in 1214-1215.577 He had, however,120 received another token of John’s confidence; he had been entrusted with the education of John’s heir. Longstreet, for some reason or other, stopped at Loudon until the 13th. “It would do every good, Adolphe, if I had your promised word once more; if I could hear from your own voice one more tone of love. Among these we are certainly not to forget the political rights which are not uniformly withheld from the lowest classes, and the continual appeal made to them in public discussion, upon the greatest interests of the state. The Cancionero de Baena, named after the anthologist Juan Alfonso de Baena above mentioned, contains the verses of some sixty poets who flourished during the reign of Juan II., or a little earlier.

Colonel Roosevelt by his example and fearlessness inspired his men, and both at Kettle Hill and the ridge known as San Juan he led his command in person.


The best way of preserving fats is by salicylic acid.

Among the various arts which had exercised the youth of Gratian, he had applied himself, with singular inclination and success, to manage the horse, to draw the bow, and to dart the javelin; and these qualifications, which might be useful to a soldier, were prostituted to the viler purposes of hunting.

Virtutis fortuna comes—Fortune is the companion of valour. He violently seized the old man, and accused him of his murderous intentions. I do not speak of sudden inundations, the causes of which everybody understands. The young man, after much thought, had not dared to speak to Miss Woolsworthy, but he had sent a message by Miss Le Smyrger. War was the only art which he professed.

Our crop was enormous. “It is not surprising that princes, and kings, or whatever name the guardians of the public welfare may bear, should be loved with a veneration and affection, far beyond those of private friendship. This is a secretion of the beaver (Castor fiber); it accumulates in two pear-shaped bags on the abdomen of the animal, both male and female. 1684.—Firstly, at night a noise arose in the servant-wenches’ room, as though some one were walking about clad in iron armour and clanking chains. Lælius. I have no objection to the discussion, especially as it is holiday-time with us.

Whilst that warlike prince yet struggled with the Goths, not for the glory, but for the safety, of the republic, he ventured to offend a considerable party of his subjects, by some acts which might perhaps secure the protection of Heaven, but which must seem rash and unseasonable in the eye of human prudence. He was elected Fellow of Exeter College in 1840. She left among her papers a short unpublished article, entitled “Recollections of Visits to Ashestiel and Abbotsford.” This is her own very interesting account of her long friendship with Sir Walter Scott, from the date of her first visit to him and Lady Scott at Ashestiel, where she went with her father in the autumn of 1811, to her last sad visit to Abbotsford in 1831. In 1854, an important Act was passed consolidating and amending previous Acts relating to this offence, from 7 Will. The position of the Union troops on the morning of the 7th was as follows: General Lew.

The reason is, he did not think it worth the labour and expense that would have been involved in doing so, while the quotations given are for most part independent of the context, and are perfectly intelligible in their own light. But the pious Scots were speedily scandalised at the debauched habits of their royal puppet. On the 20th of October William opened the session of Parliament with a speech in which he reviewed the troubles and difficulties of the past year. 1 In his Elizabethan Drama, ii. Advancing with a steady and rapid course, he passed, without difficulty, the defiles of the Apennine, received into his party the troops and ambassadors sent to retard his progress, and made a short halt at Interamnia, about seventy miles from Rome.

Can I do anything for you? Dispose of me. If the dukes, margraves, and counts of Germany, were less audacious in their claims, the consequences of their success were more lasting and pernicious to the state. I held a portion of the Second Brigade as a reserve on Kettle Hill, not knowing what force the enemy might have in reserve behind the ridge. He gave her a cold, angry look and offered her his wrinkled, clean-shaven cheek to kiss. IV., iv.

The fertile land extends precisely as far as the waters of the Nile penetrate, or are guided by the hand of man in the flood season; a sharp line of demarcation separates the black fertile land formed of the muddy deposit left by the river, from the gray-yellow of the bordering desert. He staggered to the sofa on which Pierre was sitting and dropped onto it, covering his face with his hand. “Hoch Oestreicher! Hoch Russen! Kaiser Alexander hoch!” *(2) said he, quoting words often repeated by the German landlord. On the 16th a strong party of horse was despatched under Colonel Harrison to remove the king to Windsor Castle. Here an almost total slaughter of the cavalry took place.


One of the last acts of jurisdiction, which the Roman senate exercised over their subjects of Gaul, was the trial and condemnation of Arvandus, the Pr

What I could not tolerate in her was her regard for herself.

Fortiter et recte—Courageously and honourably. Rinasce più gloriosa—It rises more glorious than ever. He went out on the bridge as far as it was completed from the south end, and saw Sherman superintending the work from the north side and moving himself south as fast as an additional boat was put in and the roadway put upon it. This uncalculating conduct on the part of Rupert continued through the whole war, and no amount of experience of the disastrous results of it ever cured him of it in the least. A comparatively pure and lofty conception of the highest divinity had already been developed, even if it was called upon by different names.

They divided the City into districts, and allotted to each a staff of examiners, searchers, nurses, and watchmen. Francis Bacon stated the issue. He said to me, “You had better go in to table;” and I answered, “No, darling, I will wait for you;” and we went in together. “Bwing the prisoner here,” said Denísov in a low voice, not taking his eyes off the French. Nominal commands at the rear or of a merely administrative kind were multiplied, and still many passed no small part of the war “waiting orders.” As the total number of general officers was limited by law, it followed, of course, that promotion had to be withheld from many who had won it by service in the field.


1834), whom he married in 1854, published Under the Olive (1880), a book of verses; James T.

The inhabitants, appalled by the terrible destruction awaiting them, threatened to murder the garrison if they did not surrender; and the garrison, ignorant of the relief which William was bringing, surrendered on the 20th of April.

Parcere personis, dicere de vitiis—To spare persons, 30 to condemn crimes. The queen prorogued Parliament on the 5th of April, expressing her concern for the occasion which had occupied so much of the Session. Amongst these were Ford, Ward, Weelkes, and Orlando Gibbons. La philosophie qui nous promet de nous rendre heureux, trompe—Philosophy, so far as she promises us happiness, deceives us. Be careful to discriminate between the two.

Here Prince Hippolyte paused, evidently collecting his ideas with difficulty. They have no knowledge of working iron. The number and efficiency of the submarines rose rapidly in the course of the war; in considering numbers, however, one must always remember that in wartime, U-boats are to be reckoned as follows: One third of the total in active service, one third on the outward or return journey, one third undergoing repairs. Con arte e con inganno si vive mezzo l’anno; con inganno si vive l’altra parte—People live with art and deception one half the year, and with deception and art the other half. When I entered politics there were, as there always had been—and as there always will be—any number of bad men in politics who were thoroughly efficient, and any number of good men who would like to have done lofty things in politics but who were thoroughly inefficient.

Die Tugend ist das höchste Gut, / Das Laster Weh dem Menschen thut—Virtue is man’s highest good, vice works him nought but woe. Among manufactures are refined petroleum, flour and grist-mill products, glass, boilers, bricks, tile, pottery, bridges, ditching machines, carriages and furniture. Slander, / Whose edge is sharper than the sword, whose tongue / Out-venoms all the worms of Nile, whose breath / Rides on the parting winds, and doth belie / All corners of the world. Cymbeline, iii. “I know it and shall prove it,” said Rostóv. The former of these was a narrow and rocky coast; the latter was a territory scarcely superior to Wales, either in fertility or extent.

John Horne Tooke was only second to the successful candidate in the eulogiums showered on his name and conduct at this emergency. [722] Xen. Fairholt, F.S.A. It was not from any natural cruelty that my husband treated me thus; he loved me passionately, but he was warm and hasty, and my mother-in-law continually irritated him about me. Ein Mensch ohne Verstand ist auch ein Mensch ohne Wille—A man without understanding is also a man without will or purpose.

Muttering to herself, she sat down on a chair. Pikes are caught when little fish go by. R.


“But what is war? What is needed for success in warfare? What are the habits of the military? The aim of war is murder; the methods of war are spying, treachery, and their encouragement, the ruin of a country’s inhabitants, robbing them or stealing to provision the army, and fraud and falsehood termed military craft.

On the death of George I.

Dee’s bit of cannel coal are doubtless well known to you. A word more to conclude this argument. Then, finally, the Imperial Chancellor took a hand. It is doubtful whether the far-off guardian who for ten years had watched over the interests of John Lackland’s heir268 and of his realm ever knew of his ward’s self-emancipation; for Honorius III died on 18th March, 1227. Between 740 and 738 no less than nineteen districts belonging to the Syrian kingdom of Hamath, and some other adjacent districts, broke away from Assyria, and from some mutilated parts of the inscriptions it is believed we may conclude that they asked for help from Azariah [Uzziah], the warlike king of Judah.

Those holy fields / Over whose acres walked those blessèd feet / Which, fourteen hundred years ago were nailed, / For our advantage, on the bitter cross. 1 Hen. After the conclusion of the civil war they recovered their lands (Dugdale, Baronage, vol. i. p. 223), but not the castle, for in the Pipe Roll of 34 Hen. Do but observe how many slight and frivolous, and, if nearly examined, incorporeal arguments, the closest and wisest authors scatter about one good one: they are but verbal quirks and fallacies to amuse and gull us: but forasmuch as it may be with some profit, I will sift them no further; many of that sort are here and there dispersed up and down this book, either borrowed or by imitation. Audentes Fortuna juvat—Fortune favours the brave.


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How Anaxagoras enunciated the Notion of the ????, Aristotle (De anim.

Yes; you’ll find him there in the assembling department. Like another prime favourite and associate of James, Lord Chancellor Jeffreys, Tyrconnel was notorious for his drinking, gambling, lying, swearing, bullying, and debauchery. Love likes not shallow mirth. Dr. But as that transaction certainly happened at the close of the long life and reign of Artaxerxes, who reigned forty-six years–and as she must have been then sixty years old, if not more–we may fairly presume that the cause of the family tragedy must have been something different. We stand in need of such reflections to comfort us for the loss of some illustrious characters, which in our eyes might have seemed the most worthy of the heavenly present.

The formidable desert land, embracing more than three million square miles, contains a series of depressed levels in which springs are harboured, and vegetation, especially the date-palm, thrives. When the count returned, Natásha was impolitely pleased and hastened to get away: at that moment she hated the stiff, elderly princess, who could place her in such an embarrassing position and had spent half an hour with her without once mentioning Prince Andrew. “Of course I do,” she answered. With 17 Steel Plates by Stothard engraved by Goodall, and numerous Woodcuts. “Yes.

To understand these various statements we have first to determine what was the relation between the honour of Bedford and the castle of Bedford. Miss Ferrier’s first novel, Marriage, was begun in concert with a friend, Miss Clavering, a niece of the duke of Argyll; but this lady only wrote a few pages, and Marriage, completed by Miss Ferrier as early as 1810, appeared in 1818. The vegetable fibres are extremely numerous and of very diversified characteristics. Even to Brasidas himself their revolt appeared a step of astonishing boldness. He set about, therefore, instantly to strengthen his then position.

Having rolled like a ball in the direction of the impetus given by the whole campaign and by the battle of Borodinó, the Russian army—when the strength of that impetus was exhausted and no fresh push was received—assumed the position natural to it. A detachment of the enemy had pushed back our outposts on this road, and had fired upon our lower camp with cannon, but the position was not a favorable one for them and they did not try to stay long. 96 Some were insensible and some were invincible against the assaults of the flesh. The joy that I had witnessed among the people in the street and in public places in Washington when I left there, had been turned to grief; the city was in reality a city of mourning. The officer, mounting his horse, rode off to someone else.

Prince Vasíli rose. Aromatic waters or eaux aromatisées, such as jasmine water (eau de jasmin), orange-flower water (eau de fleurs d’oranges, eau triple de Néroli, aqua naphæ triplex), etc., are made by distillation of these flowers with water and show a faint but very fine odor. El diablo saba mucho, porque es viejo—The devil knows a great deal, for he is old. They say it’s very strong,” said Pierre. He found no other way to attempt it, but by entering into a private engagement with my brother.


I generally choose books that use sciences, not such as only lead to them.

[Greek: Gamos gar anthrôpoisin euktaion kakon]—Marriage is an evil men are eager to embrace.

To judge of them by utility and by the naked truth, the lessons of simplicity are not much inferior to those which learning teaches us: nay, quite the contrary. “Borís says his soul finds repose at your house. Aristotle (Eth. “I will tell him, I will tell him everything once more,” said Pierre. There was no trace of the box to be found in that city.

They must have seen that we were all commissioned officers. War was the only art which he professed. Paris, 1894.—Osburn, W., Monumental History of Egypt. Let me say amen betimes, lest the devil cross 35 my prayers. Mer. Water cannot rise above the level from which it springs; no more can moral theories. J.

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London, 1897; Life in Ancient Assyria.

Examine for a while the books on the Republic, and learn that good men know no bound or limit in consulting the interests of their country.

“And do you know, Countess,” he said, suddenly addressing her as an old, familiar acquaintance, “we are getting up a costume tournament; you ought to take part in it! It will be great fun. The next day after his comming to London, the king from Westminster was had to the Tower, and there committed to safe custodie. Facilius sit Nili caput invenire—It would be 50 easier to discover the source of the Nile. Turner (“Minority of Henry III,” part I, pp. 270-276) has gone into this question with great care and in considerable detail. At their approach the troops in Westminster revolted from the Committee and joined them, declaring that they would live and die with the Parliament.

La roche Tarpéienne est près du Capitole—The Tarpeian rock is near the Capitol, i.e., the place of execution is near the scene of triumph. “You see he writes,” said she, showing her son a letter of Prince Andrew’s, with that latent grudge a mother always has in regard to a daughter’s future married happiness, “he writes that he won’t come before December. It will be recalled that the Assyrians were Semites closely related to the Hebrews. But should such questions come before the court? This first of all brings up the question of what is the right of the State, and here great laxity is now allowed. Rostóv could already see their faces and heard the command: “Charge!” shouted by an officer who was urging his thoroughbred to full speed.

In this case, nobody except Prince Bismarck could have played the tremendous game to a successful end. We most earnestly beseech your Majesty to grant us redress. And herewith we must take leave of this truly great ruler, and turn to his successors, who, unhappily, did not resemble him, and of whom the last, Nabonidus by name, could alone be compared to him in his zeal for the restoration and adornment of the various temples of the country, though in all other respects he fell far below the greatness of his mighty ancestor.


The old man continued to fold and seal his letter, snatching up and throwing down the wax, the seal, and the paper, with his accustomed rapidity.

The “cream of really good society” consisted of the fascinating Hélène, forsaken by her husband, Mortemart, the delightful Prince Hippolyte who had just returned from Vienna, two diplomatists, the old aunt, a young man referred to in that drawing room as “a man of great merit” (un homme de beaucoup de mérite), a newly appointed maid of honor and her mother, and several other less noteworthy persons.

The English Ministers were thereupon compelled to communicate the French memorial to the States-General. None of them rises directly from the surface of the ground, but they are all built on a raised platform, which consequently places the foundations of the temple nearly on a level with the roofs of the surrounding houses. The Case of Mr. I was present at the interview which the governor had with him. A man may be proud of his house, and not ride on the rigging (ridge) of it. Sc.

A learned rather than an inspired poet, Ferrús is remembered chiefly because of his chance allusion to Amadís in the stanzas dedicated to Ayala. The grandfather of Mahomet, and his lineal ancestors, appear in foreign and domestic transactions as the princes of their country; but they reigned, like Pericles at Athens, or the Medici at Florence, by the opinion of their wisdom and integrity; their influence was divided with their patrimony; and the sceptre was transferred from the uncles of the prophet to a younger branch of the tribe of Koreish. Borís understood that this was meant for him and, closing his eyes, slightly bowed his head. This result of Pandulf’s resignation could not be altogether pleasing to some, at least, of the other members of the Council, or of the magnates outside the Council. “Of his (i.e. Urlumma’s) army sixty men on the side of the Lummasirta he left.” On account of the severe loss Gishban fled.

In England the adoption of the fife as a military instrument was due to the initiative of Henry VIII., who sent to Vienna for ten good drums and as many fifers.8 Ralph Smith9 gives rules for drummers and fifers who, in addition to the duty of giving signals in peace and war to the company, were expected to be brave, secret and ingenious, and masters of several languages, for they were oft sent to parley with the enemy and were entrusted with honourable but dangerous missions. Deep was the wound, and though no blood flowed therefrom—such was the virtue of the magic ring—it stung the warrior to the quick with keenest pain. It is not to draw public approbation upon them, that He makes them instrumental in the salvation of others; but to render them the objects of their dislike and the subjects of their insults; as you will see in this life you have enjoined upon me to write. Another method of introduction into the houses and society of the great, is derived from the profession of gaming, or, as it is more politely styled, of play. Delenda est Carthago—Carthage must be destroyed.

They had now a plan to set fire to Wapping, Westminster, and the ships in the river. Paullatim—By degrees. Theocritus in Idyll, i. Your heart is wounded with compassion to hear the mourning of friends, and, perhaps with anger, to hear the counterfeit condolings of pretenders. “And what about his character?” asked the regimental commander.

The chair was taken by Mr. DesmondPg 138 Fitz-Gerald, M.S.Tel.E., and the rooms were crowded to excess, the paper to be read being by the renowned traveller, Captain R. It seemed not to matter whether all or only half the things were left behind. He believed every word he said, but he had in fact seen only a few of the enemy’s horsemen who were scouting toward us, and believed their statement that an army was at their back. Moreover, the fresh breeze had occasioned such a swell, that these rowers, unskilful under all circumstances, could not get their oars clear of the water, and the pilots thus lost all command over their vessels.341 The[p. As some people know that there is a cat in a room, he also could not sit in the room with honey, and knew even if it was kept in the most secret drawer or cupboard.

Reden kommt von Natur, Schweigen vom 45 Verstande—Speaking comes from nature, silence from discretion.