A respite of three days, obtained with difficulty from the rapacious treasurer, was employed in collecting from their estates a great number of slaves and peasants blindly devoted to the commands of their lords, and armed with the rustic weapons of clubs and axes.

False face must hide what the false heart doth know. Macb., i. Severus possessed a considerable share of vigor and ability; but the daring soul of the first Cæsar, or the deep policy of Augustus, were scarcely equal to the task of curbing the insolence of the victorious legions. At such a moment a hunter …

After a hard struggle we caused the new locks to be built of the largest possible size, capable of meeting the development of dreadnaughts for a long time to come.

“Prince Vasíli finds you to his taste as a daughter-in-law and makes a proposal to you on his pupil’s behalf. When I was President, the Governor of Alaska under me, Governor Brady, was one of these ex-newsboys who had been sent from New York out West by Mr. She had not only deserved it but …

A footman moved the chair for her.

In treating with Sitalkês, it was necessary to be liberal in presents, both to himself and to the subordinate chieftains who held power dependent upon him: nothing could be accomplished among the Thracians except by the aid of bribes,365 and the Athenians were more[p. “Count!” exclaimed the timid yet theatrical voice of Vereshchágin in the …

It is much more likely, that his good sense discovered to him the folly of such magnificent pretensions, and that he was desirous of preserving the reason and fortunes of his subjects from the mischievous pursuit.

“Yes, I never thought of it, but I have led a contemptible and profligate life, though I did not like it and did not want to,” thought Pierre. These envoys presented themselves before the assembled soldiers in the camp, when Hekatonymus, the chief and the most eloquent among them, began by complimenting the army upon …

Whether the Asiatic jewellers were influenced by the Greeks settled on that continent, or merely trained under traditions held in common with them, it is certain that the Indian filigree workers retain the same patterns as those of the ancient Greeks, and work them in the same way, down to the present day.

It appears to be reason, when a man talks of retiring from the world, that he should look quite out of [for] himself. copyright law. The treachery which he had experienced disposed that unhappy prince to distrust the most sincere of his friends and adherents. In its new use, alike in the later Roman and …

Perdidit arma, locum virtutis deseruit, qui / Semper in augenda festinat et obruitur re—He has lost his arms and deserted the cause of virtue who is ever eager and engrossed in increasing his wealth.

On January 21 I called attention to the anomaly of bounding the department by the Kanawha River on the south, and correction was at once made by General McClellan. The youth suspended his own pipe as an offering to Pan, kissed Chloe with as much ardour as if she had really been lost and found …

45 and A.D.

“Richard F. But though Charles had boldly spoken much severe truth in the moment of his resentment, all parties calculated too well on the evanescence of anything in him like a wise or virtuous perseverance, and they pursued their object with an obstinacy which compelled the ease-loving monarch to give way. “Yes, yes, I know. …

He was introduced simply as Gabriel.

But withal, what better opportunity can he expect than that he has lost? ‘Tis not here, as in fencing, where the most hits gain the prize; for so long as the enemy is on foot, the game is new to begin, and that is not to be called a victory that puts not an end …

When I came to know him better, I regretted it much.

Latrante uno, latrat statim et alter canis—When 45 one dog barks, another straightway begins to bark too. WILLIAM OF ORANGE ENTERING EXETER. your excellency,” stammered Alpátych and broke into sobs. THEOPHRASTUS, a philosopher, pupil of Aristotle, and his successor as president of the Lyceum. Whoever does not close his ears to it against his better …