The civil administration was sometimes interrupted by the military defence of the empire.
Now, let us leave these boastful courages. On his return from the battle of Worcester, Cromwell reminded Parliament that these essential measures had not been completed. The landlord, I saw, was becoming sulky. Two considerable cantares de gesta of the Cid survive as fragments, and they owe their lives to a happy accident–the accident of being written down. In high disdain to be hindered by so weak a foe Duessa yet again urged on the beast, but still the squire stood firm; he would not give place a single step lest the enemy should so gain an advantage against his lord.
It’s a slight concussion, said the doctor. Just as the content of the Eastern religions, God, the essentially existent, the eternal, is comprehended somewhat in the light of universal, we find the relative positions of individuals to Him to be the same. I know some who consentingly have acquired both profit and advancement from cuckoldom, of which the bare name only affrights so many people. General Ord had joined Hurlbut on the 4th and being senior took command of his troops. Indeed, when we come to appreciate their life as it really was, it is surprising how “natural” and human it all appears.
L’esclave n’a qu’un maître; l’ambitieux en a autant qu’il y a de gens utiles à sa fortune—A slave has but one master; the ambitious man has as many as there are people who help him to his fortune. “I must also inform you,” said the Rhetor, “that our Order delivers its teaching not in words only but also by other means, which may perhaps have a stronger effect on the sincere seeker after wisdom and virtue than mere words. “I am proud of you, Anastasia——” on hearing which she got up and courtesied to him. “I’ve finished now.” He then hesitated a moment; but ultimately he put the card into his portfolio and carried it up to his bed-room. If the records of some of these predecessors have been lost, the gap may be of such a doubtful character as to throw uncertainty upon the chronology of long periods, or, indeed, of the entire remoter history.
He then still wished to live and feared death. It was found that Sir Henry Vane, the Earl of Northumberland, the Earl of Warwick, and other Lords and Commoners were gone. The markets were often inaccessible during several months. It was not always easy to avoid feeling very deep anger with the selfishness and short-sightedness shown both by the representatives of certain employers’ organizations and by certain great labor federations or unions. Sargon sent a high official with a powerful army and full royal authority, who put Mutallu to flight, taking the capital of the province, and so restoring the Assyrian dominion.
The survivors of the Committee of Estates, which had been left in management on Charles’s disastrous march into England, previous to the battle of Worcester, were ordered to resume their functions. All the affectation of interest she had assumed had left her kindly and tear-worn face and it now expressed only anxiety and fear. “Dear me, Michael Kirílovich has grown still stouter!” remarked the count. “Why do you shout so? You’ll frighten them!” said Borís. When the Sassanians restored the old Persian monarchy and introduced the ancient religion and sacred ceremonies of the empire, art again appears to have received a momentary impulse.
Archbishop Trench’s monograph (1880) and Miss E. The government of the Thirty at Athens would never have been overthrown if the oppressed Athenians had been obliged to rely on a tutelary interference of the Spartan ephors to help them in overthrowing it. The latter, an able, ambitious man, wishing to keep the government as much as possible in his own hands, purposely neglected the young king’s education, and encouraged him in his love of pleasure, his idleness and his excessive devotion to outdoor sports.