Yes, his slave! Whatever he orders I shall do.

Wherever there is cupidity, there the blessing of the Gospel cannot rest. Unfortunately we have no more exact information on the subject; but if we consider that as early as the year 555, that is, only a year after Nergal-shar-usur’s death, disorders of such magnitude had broken out in Mesopotamia, due to the “Manda warriors” …

D’Usson, who had about two thousand five hundred men in Galway, made at first a show of resistance, calculating on the assistance of Baldearg O’Donnell.

He looked intently and inquiringly into his friend’s eyes, evidently trying in vain to find the answer to some question. They informed the Lords that they found that Russell had conducted himself at the head of the fleet with fidelity, courage, and ability. There are also many narratives, such as the celebrated tale of the …

Knowing the tastes of the great ruler of nations, each of them sent him a daughter for his harem, with a rich present, and it appears that this was the custom.

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. Though I neither understood their language nor they mine, the Lord made us understand each other in what concerned …

The journey was hazardous on account of Indians, and there were white men in Texas whom I would not have cared to meet in a secluded place.

The ordinary method of cure is carried on at the expense of life; they torment us with caustics, incisions, and amputations of limbs; they interdict aliment and exhaust our blood; one step farther and we are cured indeed and effectually. All processes of finishing are purely mechanical in character, and the most important of them …