The necromancers, indeed, might snatch away death’s prey for a few moments.
James was in high spirits; he was puffed up by the invitations which the Catholic emissaries had brought him; he had, he believed, firmly won over the admirals of the fleet, Russell, Carter, Delaval, and Killigrew. G.: On the American Grapevine Mildew. In theology it is not so much the creed of the church that passes for Christianity, as that every one to a greater or less degree makes a Christianity of his own to tally with his conviction. He was bred in the old tradition, and he long abides by the rules of the mester de clerecía; but he handles it with a freedom unknown before, imparts to it a new flexibility, a variety, a speed, a music beyond all precedent, and transfuses it with a humour which anticipates Cervantes. The stone, when examined, bore those marks of friction which passage and repassage over it will always give.
Several officers formed a group and some soldiers crowded round them. After visiting Bhendee we came one day upon a most interesting portion of the bazaar, the Arabian horse-markets. Walcott was at that time Director. “I cannot do it, General. I could not but be both surprised and overjoyed at it.
On his arrival at Iolcus, Jason conducted his beautiful bride to the palace of his uncle Pelias, taking with him the Golden Fleece, for the sake of which this perilous expedition had been undertaken.