A grave matron told the master she would bring her two daughters the next night, as he did not show
any stuff; and an attorney's clerk and an exciseman both declared, that the characters of Lord and Lady Townley were well preserved, and highly in nature.
Your worship is welcome, Master Pedro," continued the landlord; "but where are the ape and the show
, for I don't see them?
ESIODUS), to show
how prejudiced and lacking even in plausibility such efforts are.
Hence, as in the case of corporeal structures, we ought to find in nature, not the actual transitional gradations by which each complex instinct has been acquired--for these could be found only in the lineal ancestors of each species--but we ought to find in the collateral lines of descent some evidence of such gradations; or we ought at least to be able to show
that gradations of some kind are possible; and this we certainly can do.
There is one thing, I hope--that you don't show
any of my letters to William Platt.
But, in order to show
how I there handled this matter, I mean here to give the explication of the motion of the heart and arteries, which, as the first and most general motion observed in animals, will afford the means of readily determining what should be thought of all the rest.
My master gave public notice that he would show
me again the next market-day; and in the meantime he prepared a convenient vehicle for me, which he had reason enough to do; for I was so tired with my first journey, and with entertaining company for eight hours together, that I could hardly stand upon my legs, or speak a word.
All comprehension is creation; the woman I love is somewhat of my handiwork; and the great lover, like the great painter, is he that can so embellish his subject as to make her more than human, whilst yet by a cunning art he has so based his apotheosis on the nature of the case that the woman can go on being a true woman, and give her character free play, and show
littleness, or cherish spite, or be greedy of common pleasures, and he continue to worship without a thought of incongruity.
They know their story by heart--the history of every statue, painting, cathedral or other wonder they show
And if you allow yourself," he screamed in a fury, addressing Princess Mary for the first time, "to forget yourself again before her as you dared to do yesterday, I will show
you who is master in this house.
Afterwards I stopped strangers on the highway with an offer to show
her to them through the kitchen window, and I doubt not the first letter I ever wrote told my mother what they are like when they are so near that you can put your fingers into them.
But come, my dear; I must show
you all my Dorothys.