There's a demand
for socks just now," added Jo, waving hers like a big blue worsted banner as they parted at the gate.
As soon as I make a little further search, to make sure it could not have dropped in some out-of-the-way place, I shall go over to Professor Beecher's camp and demand
that he give me back my property.
your authorities for such an uncharitable assertion (like other advocates of a system, David was not always accurate in his use of terms).
The women simply frightened them, as being, even more than the men, demonstrative and excessive in their fine looks, their fine dresses, their extravagant demand
A small stock of brown sugar, some white beans and split peas, and a few other commodities of low price, and such as are constantly in demand
, made up the bulkier portion of the merchandise.
In the array of funerals, too -- whether for the apparel of the dead body, or to typify, by manifold emblematic devices of sable cloth and snowy lawn, the sorrow of the survivors -- there was a frequent and characteristic demand
for such labour as Hester Prynne could supply.
He repeated his demand
in a still more agitated voice.
The note, at any rate, that I put on the table yesterday," I pursued, "will have given him so scant an advantage-- for it contained only the bare demand
for an interview-- that he is already much ashamed of having gone so far for so little, and that what he had on his mind last evening was precisely the need of confession.
I now demand
of you to speak out and tell me who and what this harpooneer is, and whether I shall be in all respects safe to spend the night with him.
But in this particular, the demand
has long been on the decline.
Before long it occurs to some one to demand
an old wedding song, which celebrates the beauty of the bride and the joys of love.
Black Sam, upon this, scratched his woolly pate, which, if it did not contain very profound wisdom, still contained a great deal of a particular species much in demand
among politicians of all complexions and countries, and vulgarly denominated "knowing which side the bread is buttered;" so, stopping with grave consideration, he again gave a hitch to his pantaloons, which was his regularly organized method of assisting his mental perplexities.