And when the brothers saw it, they rejoiced greatly, thinking that the end had come.
Capias—A writ to order the seizure of a defendant’s person. Ohne die Freiheit, was wärest du, Hellas? / 25 Ohne dich, Hellas, was wäre die Welt?—Without freedom, what wert thou, Greece? Without thee, Greece, what were the world? W. 35 His emissaries, dispersed in the capital, assured the guards, that provided they would abandon their worthless prince, and the perpetrators of the murder of Pertinax, to the justice of the conqueror, he would no longer consider that melancholy event as the act of the whole body. On the 2nd of October William opened the new session of Parliament. One captain alone,–Apollonides, speaking in the Boeotian dialect,–protested against it as insane; enlarging upon their desperate position, and insisting upon submission to the king, as the only chance of safety.
“We possess fortunately a modern description of the diggings, which, I have said, were visited successively by Major Franklin and by Victor Jacquemont. “How delightful it is, Count!” said she. Before we were prepared to cross the Mississippi River at Quincy my anxiety was relieved; for the men of the besieged regiment came straggling into town. “The Hindi Moslem, from whose manuscript Dr. Herklots’ translation was made, concludes the Unjun section as follows: ‘I myself place no faith in such unjuns and hazeeruts (spirit-summonings). Besides it was pleasant, after his reception by the Austrians, to speak if not in Russian (for they were speaking French) at least with a Russian who would, he supposed, share the general Russian antipathy to the Austrians which was then particularly strong.
Shram buys raisins and dried grapes from every one who has any that are really choice. In so much he is not only a great executant in the romantic drama, a virtuoso of unexcelled resource and brilliancy. Princess Mary had turned toward her brother, and through her tears the loving, warm, gentle look of her large luminous eyes, very beautiful at that moment, rested on Prince Andrew’s face. If you can banish this thought from your mind till the convenient time be come, then do so. “And I am still arguing with your husband.
De vive voix—Verbally. That then which is longest of duration, and that which is shortest, come both to one effect. He was honored with the consulship at Rome: but the greatest part of his life was spent in a philosophic retirement at Athens, and his adjacent villas; perpetually surrounded by sophists, who acknowledged, without reluctance, the superiority of a rich and generous rival. The brigade to which I was attached changed quarters three different times in about a week, occupying at first quarters near the plaza, in the heart of the city; then at the western entrance; then at the extreme east. And there never were, in the world, two opinions alike, no more than two hairs, or two grains: their most universal quality is diversity.
Hill’s division, which was the last of the Confederate troops to leave the ferry, there being nothing to observe after it was gone? Couch’s division, coming with equal pace with Hill’s on the other side of the river would have answered our needs as well as one from Porter’s corps. The latter it was never found necessary to land. Even the use, or at least the importance, of these military rudiments may be fairly questioned: their general theory is dictated by reason; but the merit, as well as difficulty, consists in the application. Heracles proceeded on his journey, and reached the banks of the river Eridanus, where dwelt the Nymphs, daughters of Zeus and Themis. The following is a striking instance of the ambiguity of oracular predictions:—Crœsus, the rich king of Lydia, before going to war with Cyrus, king of Persia, consulted an oracle as to the probable success of the expedition.
He ordered the military tribunes to put the army in motion, and himself leaped upon his horse’s back. For retaliation of pain can be considered as nothing better than excusable sin. There were many citizens at home who deserved punishment because they were soldiers when an opportunity was afforded to inflict an injury to the National cause. He came to town and wanted to invite me to dinner—I gave him a pretty dinner!…