If to this be added the fact that, in consequence of the ex parte application
of the spur, one side of the mare appeared to journey faster than the other; and that the aggrieved flank was resolutely indicated by unremitted flourishes of a bushy tail, we finish the picture of both horse and man.
Walters was not expecting an application
from this source for the next ten years.
She was by trade a weaver; and by constant application
to her business, she had been in a good degree preserved from the blighting and dehumanizing effects of slavery.
But as to my letting her marry Robert Martin, it is impossible; she has refused him, and so decidedly, I think, as must prevent any second application
Elinor was very earnest in her application
to her mother, relating all that had passed, her suspicions of Willoughby's inconstancy, urging her by every plea of duty and affection to demand from Marianne an account of her real situation with respect to him.
Shrinking, naturally, from allowing her husband to be annoyed, and probably cheated as well, by any person who claimed, however preposterously, a family connection with herself, it had been her practice, for many years past, to assist the captain from her own purse, on the condition that he should never come near the house, and that he should not presume to make any application
whatever to Mr.
The jackal then invigorated himself with a bum for his throttle, and a fresh application
to his head, and applied himself to the collection of a second meal; this was administered to the lion in the same manner, and was not disposed of until the clocks struck three in the morning.
I did not quite perceive the application
of this fact to myself, but I smiled on Mrs.
Sire," said he, "I know that no physician has been able to cure your majesty, but if you will follow my instructions, I will promise to cure you without any medicines or outward application
Like all others who were in quest of a better telegraph instrument, Gray had glimmerings of the possibility of sending speech by wire, and by one of the strangest of coincidences he filed a caveat on the subject on the SAME DAY that Bell filed the application
for a patent.
that's what you might call a good application
of English fists
He had spoken of his odd want of nerve, and left me to the obvious application