The Opposition party-cry is “No Excise,” with the names of “Vane and Dering,” the successful candidates, in whose honour, with that of the “Country Interest,” i.e. Tories, which they had pledged themselves to promote, the followers of their party wear sprigs of oak in their hats—a memorial of the Restoration of the Stuarts.

On the 19th of October the second session of William’s first Parliament met. Such refinements, under the odious name of luxury, have been severely arraigned by the moralists of every age; and it might perhaps be more conducive to the virtue, as well as happiness, of mankind, if all possessed the necessaries, and none the superfluities, of life. If we are at home with the Greeks, we must be at home more particularly in their Philosophy; not, however, simply as it is with them, for Philosophy is at home with itself, and we have to do with Thought, with what is most specially ours, and with what is free from all particularity. At first my ideas on the subject were altogether pleasant. God is my witness, I didn’t know—” he repeated, stressing the word “God” so unnaturally and so unpleasantly that Princess Mary stood with downcast eyes not daring to look either at her father or at Natásha.

The campaign of Vicksburg was suggested and developed by circumstances. It has in it, and on the shores, many towns and forts, some of which are governed by the Venetians, and some by the German princes. In the union of Zeus with most of his immortal wives we shall find that an allegorical meaning is conveyed. Par negotiis, neque supra—Equal to, and not above, his business. Thus, there was near each of them a river called by the same name Selinus, having in it fish and a shelly bottom.

“For instance, Syncellus, whose writings show marks of haste and are by no means free from error, borrows his quotations from Eusebius, whom he often pretends to correct. They were probably not written by the same man, for the edition we are quoting is one published after the author’s death, and “edited and brought up to date” by another writer. The whole country round was a boggy and dreary waste, and therefore, having scarcely an inhabitant, was admirably adapted to the smuggling in of French goods and French plots. Curses, not loud, but deep, mouth-honour, breath, / Which the poor heart would fain deny, but dare not. Macb., v. Within a few months of my assuming office we had stamped out the last armed resistance in the Philippines that was not of merely sporadic character; and as soon as peace was secured we turned our energies to developing the islands in the interests of the natives.

These things were done in that part of her dominions which was most accessible to the Medes, and with the further view of keeping them in ignorance of her affairs by giving them no commercial encouragement. Princess Mary shrugged her shoulders but took the glass submissively and calling the nurse began giving the medicine. Believing, however, in the practicability of capturing Richmond unless it was reinforced, I made that the objective point of his operations. Cromwell, though on the verge of concluding[126] a treaty with Portugal, would not concede a pardon to the bloodthirsty Portuguese, who had been found guilty by a jury of half Englishmen and half foreigners. He paid especial attention to orthography, and sought to differentiate the meanings of cases of like ending by distinctive marks (the apex to indicate a long vowel is attributed to him).

“Let them too approach, and execute their commission,” said the monarch. Juan de Tapia, Juan de Andújar, and Fernando de la Torre practise in the same school of knightly hedonism; and at the opposite pole is Juan de Valladolid, son of the public executioner, a vagabond minstrel, who passed his life in coarse polemics with Antón de Montero, with Gómez Manrique, and with Manrique’s brother, the110 Conde de Paredes. Two years later, another appeal to the country was impending. 15] the rhetor Lysias, and the historian Herodotus, were both domiciliated there as citizens. Bellicæ virtutis præmium—The reward of valour in war.

She must either grant or not grant a port to the barbarous and bloodthirsty Nestorians called Christians. Cossacks were crowding about a hut, busy with something. But as soon as she had said it a new train of thoughts and feelings arose in her. N’importe—No matter. Nous sommes mieux seul qu’avec un sot—One had better be alone than with a fool.

The princess felt this, and as if wishing to show him that she did not even dare expect to interest him, she turned to his father. At eight I was in the Capitol at the Executive chamber, and sent in another special message, which opened as follows: “I learn that the emergency message which I sent last evening to the Assembly on behalf of the Franchise Tax Bill has not been read. There is here some confusion; together with the usual difficulty in assigning any given distance as the equivalent of the parasang (Koch, Zug der Zehn Tausend, p. In August of the year 1336, when the king’s arms were meeting with great success on the northern border, Edward, confident in his popularity, sent out royal letters forbidding the export of wool.[213] Parliament met at Nottingham the following month full of pride in the military prowess of the king, and granted him liberal aids. Four days after his landing, the 15th of June, Monmouth marched forward to Axminster, where he encountered Christopher Monk, Duke of Albemarle, the son of the first General Monk, at the head of four thousand men of the trained bands.

In the Demosthenic or pseudo-Demosthenic Orat. Ricketts’s division advanced from the wood in which it had spent the night, passed through Seymour’s skirmishers and entered the East Wood, swinging his left forward as he went. After three days’ march (that is, apparently, three days, calculated from the moment when they began their retreat with Ariæus) they came to the Wall of Media, and passed through it,[120] prosecuting their march onward through the country on its other or interior side.