There, again, she has upset a tumbler of marbles, all of which roll different ways, and each individual marble, devil-directed, into the most difficult obscurity that it can
She wears a white shirtwaist, which represents, perhaps, half a week's labor painting cans
No man can
sleep when he is about to undertake one of these Alpine exploits.
I may be wrong, of course; all men are liable to err in judging themselves, but I think I could make her happier than he can
Most people fancied that a telephone system was practically the same as a gas or electric light system, which can
often be duplicated with the result of cheaper rates and better service.
Poyser's attention was here diverted by the appearance of Molly, carrying a large jug, two small mugs, and four drinking- cans
, all full of ale or small beer--an interesting example of the prehensile power possessed by the human hand.
one like and have an aversion to a person at the same time?
You haven't seen her lately, and don't realize how tiresome she can
be, though so good.
And thus, though Tess kept repeating to herself, "I can
never be his wife," the words were vain.
John Carter, John Carter," she sobbed, with her dear head upon my shoulder; "even now I can
scarce believe the witness of my own eyes.
were filled from the holy river, some canes
cut from its banks, and then we mounted and rode reluctantly away to keep from freezing to death.
of ale were brought, and with jest and song and merry tales the hours slipped away on fleeting wings.