The doctor came every day, felt her pulse, looked at her tongue, and regardless of her grief-stricken face joked with her. And so (say I) doth the world bear a certain affection of love to whatsoever shall come to pass With thine affections shall mine concur, O world. And first, they aduised him willinglie to suffer himselfe to be deposed, and to resigne his right of his owne accord, so that the duke of Lancaster might without murther or battell obteine the scepter and diademe, after which (they well perceiued) he gaped: by meane whereof they thought he might be in perfect assurance of his life long to continue. I have given some grounds (in the preceding chapter) for believing that it cannot have been less than five days. The ex-Minister Stein was there because his advice was useful and the Emperor Alexander held him in high esteem personally.
Negotiations were at once entered into with Santa Anna, who was then practically THE GOVERNMENT and the immediate commander of all the troops engaged in defence of the country. If a beard were all, the goat would be winner. Dan. Just try!” said the general, turning to an artillery officer.  Xen. I am descended from a family that has lived without lustre or tumult, and, time out of mind, particularly ambitious of a character for probity.
The princess looked in a scared way at her father’s eyes glittering close to her; the red patches on her face came and went, and it was plain that she understood nothing and was so frightened that her fear would prevent her understanding any of her father’s further explanations, however clear they might be.