It would be equally remarkable that the castellans, if they considered themselves entitled to retain their wardenships without re-appointment by letters patent from the Governor of King and Kingdom, in the new sovereign’s name, should have quietly submitted to re-appointment in a wholly unprecedented manner at the hands of a foreign ecclesiastic.

Various men whom I had known well socially and had been taught to look up to, prominent business men and lawyers, acted in a way which not only astounded me, but which I was quite unable to reconcile with the theories I had formed as to their high standing—I was little more than a year out of college at the time. In all these poets there was deep feeling of spirituality, religion, and wit, and, in some of them, of nature, dashed and marred by a fantastic style, full of quaintnesses and conceits. The more my state of prayer augmented, my desire of suffering grew stronger, as the full weight of heavy crosses from every side came thundering upon me. The Assyrians, on whom he could not depend, he had previously sent under a reliable commander in the same direction, very probably under pretence of letting them march against Elam, and thus had delivered into the hands of Indabigash. Do but hear a philosophical lecture; the invention, eloquence, pertinency immediately strike upon your mind and move you; there is nothing that touches or stings your conscience; ‘tis not to this they address themselves.

“Makárka” (their name for Makárin) “will go through fire and water for you for nothing. Perónskaya was quite ready. 18 Rome gradually became the common temple of her subjects; and the freedom of the city was bestowed on all the gods of mankind. The monuments of Persepolis establish this beyond a doubt. Cæteris major qui melior—He who is better than others is greater.

The allies, especially Thebes and Corinth, not only relented in their hatred and fear of Athens, now that she had lost her power,–but even sympathized[p. But there was no such thought in the heart of Talus. There were two other canals with sluices at their mouths, from the lake to the river, which were alternately shut and opened when the Nile increased or decreased. I look upon Julius Caesar’s way of winning men to him as the best and finest that can be put in practice. A spot is shown at Sangam, not far from where we took up our abode, where the devoted Hindoo widows formerly underwent cremation with the dead bodies of their husbands.

The risk is more from panic than from the foe, and the loss is more likely to be in baggage and in wagons than in men. If Benjamin Barriscale, Sr., resented the governor’s criticism of his impolitic speech, he did not manifest his resentment. Aahmes was nothing more than a soldier of fortune, and it appears that the ceremonious etiquette of the ancient kings of Egypt wearied him. But unfortunately the enamel is very sensitive to changes of temperature and easily cracks, thus admitting to the bony part of the teeth such deleterious substances and leading to their destruction. The count went into the house with him, repeating his order not to refuse the wounded who asked for a lift.

Nichts Abgeschmackters find’ ich auf der Welt / Als einen Teufel, der verzweifelt—I know nothing more mawkish than a devil who despairs. Among so many crimes and misfortunes, occasioned by the passions of the Roman princes, there is some pleasure in discovering a single action which may be ascribed to their virtue. It is a pitiful wit which has no substance, and does not rest on contradictions lying in the matter itself. The choice of action or of repose is no longer in our disposition, nor is there any age, or character, or conduct, that can protect us from the censure of envy. There he alleges that Conde helped him out of prison in Madrid, a service repaid by his helping Conde out of the Serranos prison at Valencia, and he goes on to say that “before the first down was on their cheeks” they went to Lisbon to embark on the Armada.

[75] Xen. So well did God hide from him the situation of my soul, in order to make me suffer, that he wanted to refer me, thinking that I had not the spirit of prayer, and that Mrs. In this 9 yeare about the feast of S. At our entrance into this period, the reign of Justinian, and the conquests of the Mahometans, will deserve and detain our attention, and the last age of Constantinople (the Crusades and the Turks) is connected with the revolutions of Modern Europe. This change of commander was not on my suggestion.

(This will seem flattery only to those who are not acquainted with the real histories and antecedents of the Norman nobles of the epoch in question.) His application of these eleventh-century theories to our nineteenth-century municipal democratic conditions brought him into sharp contact with me, and with one of my right-hand men in the Department, Inspector John McCullough. Jus. Master Mannering, stand aside, whilst we confer What is best to do.—Townsmen of Wakefield, The Earl of Kendal here hath sent for victuals; And in aiding him we show ourselves no less Than traitors to the king; therefore Let me hear, townsmen, what is your consents. First Towns. Even as you please, we are all content. Jus. Then, Master Mannering, we are resolv’d— Pg 406]Man. As how? Jus. Marry, sir, thus. We will send the Earl of Kendal no victuals, Because he is a traitor to the king; And in aiding him we show ourselves no less. Man. Why, men of Wakefield, are you waxen mad, That present danger cannot whet your wits, Wisely to make provision of yourselves? The earl is thirty thousand men strong in power, And what town soever him resist, He lays it flat and level with the ground. Ye silly men, you seek your own decay: Therefore send my lord such provision as he wants, So he will spare your town, And come no nearer Wakefield than he is. Jus. Master Mannering, you have your answer; you may be gone. Man. Well, Woodroffe, for so I guess is thy name, I’ll make thee curse thy overthwart denial; And all that sit upon the bench this day shall rue The hour they have withstood my lord’s commission. Jus. Do thy worst, we fear thee not. Man. See you these seals? before you pass the town, I will have all things my lord doth want, In spite of you. Geo. Proud dapper Jack, vail bonnet to the bench That represents the person of the king; Or, sirrah, I’ll lay thy head before thy feet. Man. Why, who art thou? Geo. Why, I am George-a-Greene, True liege-man to my king, Who scorns that men of such esteem as these Should brook the braves of any traitorous squire. You of the bench, and you, my fellow-friends, [Pg 407Neighbours, we subjects all unto the king; We are English born, and therefore Edward’s friends. Vow’d unto him even in our mothers’ womb, Our minds to God, our hearts unto our king: Our wealth, our homage, and our carcases, Be all King Edward’s. Les grands et les petits ont mêmes accidents, et mêmes fâcheries et mêmes passions, mais l’un est au haut de la roue et l’autre près du centre, et ainsi moins agité par les mêmes mouvements—Great and little are subject to the same mischances, worries, and passions, but one is on the rim of the wheel and the other near the centre, and so is less agitated by the same movements. On ne cherche point à prouver la lumière—There is no need to prove the existence of light. Personæ mutæ—Mute characters in a play.