About two months after this, I applied
to Master Hugh for the privilege of hiring my time.
He descended from the stage, and commanded that several ladders should be applied
to my sides, on which above a hundred of the inhabitants mounted and walked towards my mouth, laden with baskets full of meat, which had been provided and sent thither by the king's orders, upon the first intelligence he received of me.
The objection, when applied
to real property or to houses and lands, appears to have, at first sight, more foundation, but even in this view it will not bear a close examination.
But as applied
to the case under consideration, it involves some facts, which I venture to remark, as a complete and satisfactory illustration of the reasoning which I have employed.
Again, when a thing is present in a subject, though the name may quite well be applied
to that in which it is present, the definition cannot be applied
Accordingly, he wrote to the people who had applied
to him for the information, that he did not know of any white man to suggest, but if they would be willing to take a coloured man, he had one whom he could recommend.
She then applied
to the bull, and hoped that he would repel the hounds with his horns.
In our domestic animals, if any part, or the whole animal, be neglected and no selection be applied
, that part (for instance, the comb in the Dorking fowl) or the whole breed will cease to have a nearly uniform character.
then I will have it out of your br--h;" that being the place to which he always applied
for information on every doubtful occasion.
As I applied
so closely, it may be easily conceived that my progress was rapid.
Laura had applied
the word to him at hazard, in natural anger at his proceedings towards herself.
There is in this story abundance of delightful incidents, and all of them usefully applied