All the other Isanusis, male
and female, sat down in a half-moon facing the king, but this woman drew forward, and with her came nine of her sisterhood.
The nurseries for males
of noble or eminent birth, are provided with grave and learned professors, and their several deputies.
Here the author's outburst came to an end, and he proceeded to take up the thread of his story, saying that the keeper, seeing that Don Quixote had taken up his position, and that it was impossible for him to avoid letting out the male
without incurring the enmity of the fiery and daring knight, flung open the doors of the first cage, containing, as has been said, the lion, which was now seen to be of enormous size, and grim and hideous mien.
For whenever the temper of the Women is thus exasperated by confinement at home or hampering regulations abroad, they are apt to vent their spleen upon their husbands and children; and in the less temperate climates the whole male
population of a village has been sometimes destroyed in one or two hours of simultaneous female outbreak.
There are other and natural causes tending toward a diminution of population, but nothing contributes so greatly to this end as the fact that no male
or female Martian is ever voluntarily without a weapon of destruction.
Love was a thing unknown to either; but as the youth neared manhood it was inevitable that it should come to him as it did to every other savage, jungle male
Side by side, on the meeting-house steps, stood a male
and a female figure.
They implore him, therefore, to act as their interpreter, and procure them all desirable things, such as success in fishing and hunting, abundance of game, fleet horses, obedient wives, and male
In men's clubs such celebrations were, though expiring, less uncommon; but either the natural shyness of the softer sex, or a sarcastic attitude on the part of male
relatives, had denuded such women's clubs as remained (if any other did) or this their glory and consummation.
Now if in this particular science any one would attend to its original seeds, and their first shoot, he would then as in others have the subject perfectly before him; and perceive, in the first place, that it is requisite that those should be joined together whose species cannot exist without each other, as the male
and the female, for the business of propagation; and this not through choice, but by that natural impulse which acts both upon plants and animals also, for the purpose of their leaving behind them others like themselves.
I have caught a glimpse of the faces of several Moorish women (for they are only human, and will expose their faces for the admiration of a Christian dog when no male
Moor is by), and I am full of veneration for the wisdom that leads them to cover up such atrocious ugliness.
The tribe of anthropoids over which Kerchak ruled with an iron hand and bared fangs, numbered some six or eight families, each family consisting of an adult male
with his females and their young, numbering in all some sixty or seventy apes.