Well, send him about his business when he bores
you, Edna," instructed her husband as he prepared to leave.
But I think a trip like this would be an awful bore
, if a body couldn't find anybody to get acquainted with and talk to on a trip like this.
Now," I said, "it has fared ill with those soldiers of the Black One who is gone, for I think that these are the shields they bore
, and that their eyes once looked upon the world through the holes in yonder skulls.
The work we impose on him has all the hardship of mere task work; it is unfruitful, incessant, monotonous, and has to be transacted for the most part with nervous bores
Indeed, it was remarkable how well he bore
these slights and with what unwearying politeness he kept on trying to ingratiate himself with all.
me dreadfully, almost as much as he bores
The letter I bore
from them gained me immediate entrance to the vast, walled city.
Then he dived under the sea, and she in due course bore
Pelias and Neleus, who both of them served Jove with all their might.
Twinkle, if there lay nine seeds within a flower-cup and the wind bore
five away, how many would the blossom have?
And all the time I sat there the necessity of getting back to the ship bore
heavily on my already half-congealed spirits - the shivering in glazed tramcars, the stumbling over the snow- sprinkled waste ground, the vision of ships frozen in a row, appearing vaguely like corpses of black vessels in a white world, so silent, so lifeless, so soulless they seemed to be.
Now Chryses had come to the ships of the Achaeans to free his daughter, and had brought with him a great ransom: moreover he bore
in his hand the sceptre of Apollo wreathed with a suppliant's wreath, and he besought the Achaeans, but most of all the two sons of Atreus, who were their chiefs.
His face was skinny and thin al most to emaciation; but yet it bore
no signs of disease— on the contrary, it had every indication of the most robust and enduring health.