At first he made a wry face, but, one after another, the skins and the cores disappeared.
Pinocchio ate one pear in a twinkling and started to throw the core away, but Geppetto held his arm.
As soon as it is taken from the fire the exterior is removed, the core
extracted, and the remaining part is placed in a sort of shallow stone mortar, and briskly worked with a pestle of the same substance.
Cable me at once, at my expense, that there was no basis of fact for your story, At the Earth's Core
For our purposes, it is not important to determine what exactly is the sensational core
in any case; it is only important to notice that there certainly is a sensational core
, since habit, expectation and interpretation are diversely aroused on diverse occasions, and the diversity is clearly due to differences in what is presented to the senses.
Perhaps even Hebrew might be necessary--at least the alphabet and a few roots--in order to arrive at the core
of things, and judge soundly on the social duties of the Christian.
He hated the shams and the hypocrisies of it and with the clear vision of an unspoiled mind he had penetrated to the rotten core
of the heart of the thing--the cowardly greed for peace and ease and the safe-guarding of property rights.
Their theory of life had its core
of soundness, as all theories must have on which decent and prosperous families have been reared and have flourished; but it had the very slightest tincture of theology.
John's Cemetery at the very core
of the town, with streets of quiet, old-time houses on two sides, and busy, bustling, modern thoroughfares on the others.
True, there are architects so called in this country, and I have heard of one at least possessed with the idea of making architectural ornaments have a core
of truth, a necessity, and hence a beauty, as if it were a revelation to him.
"Listen to his beasts' habits and belly orders," said the old man, delighted with the evident embarrassment of his rival; "and then he says it is not the core
! Why, man, you are farther from the truth than you are from the settlements, with all your bookish laming and hard words; which I have, once for all, said cannot be understood by any tribe or nation east of the Rocky Mountains.
It looks like a real live leg, filed down to nothing but the core
; he'll be standing on this to-morrow; he'll be taking altitudes on it.