After the first surprise of the intelligence had a little abated
, a rumor was spread through the entrenched camp, which stretched along the margin of the Hudson, forming a chain of outworks to the body of the fort itself, that a chosen detachment of fifteen hundred men was to depart, with the dawn, for William Henry, the post at the northern extremity of the portage.
It was already past midnight when she noticed that the wind had again abated
But the fagged whale abated
his speed, and blindly altering his course, went round the stern of the ship towing the two boats after him, so that they performed a complete circuit.
As, according to her own statement, this surgical operation was a matter of daily occurrence in the cabin, the declaration no whit abated
the merriment, till every one had roared and tumbled and danced themselves down to a state of composure.
She never abated
the piercing quality of her shrieks, never stumbled in the distinctness or the order of her words.
She knew I did; for the stateliness of her manner already abated
towards me, except when she spoke in praise of him, and then her air was always lofty.
He lookd, and saw the Ark hull on the floud, Which now abated
, for the Clouds were fled, Drivn by a keen North-winde, that blowing drie Wrinkl'd the face of Deluge, as decai'd; And the cleer Sun on his wide watrie Glass Gaz'd hot, and of the fresh Wave largely drew, As after thirst, which made thir flowing shrink From standing lake to tripping ebbe, that stole With soft foot towards the deep, who now had stopt His Sluces, as the Heav'n his windows shut.
uf had got nigh to him with his uplifted sword; but ere the blow could descend, the Sable Knight dealt a stroke on his head, which, glancing from the polished helmet, lighted with violence scarcely abated
on the chamfron of the steed, and Front-de-B
They opened the door cautiously, and found that the wind, conquered by the rain, had abated
I often let my legs drop, and could feel no bottom; but when I was almost gone, and able to struggle no longer, I found myself within my depth; and by this time the storm was much abated
His misery, if it were not progressive, yet tended in no way to diminish; for in proportion as grief and indignation abated
, fear began to take their place.
When the snow storm abated
a moment we looked again.