Pullet's remarkable memory furnished some items; and while aunt Pullet pitied poor Bessy's bad luck with her children, and expressed a half-formed project of paying for Maggie's being sent to a distant boarding-school, which would not prevent her being so brown, but might tend to subdue some other vices in her, aunt Glegg blamed Bessy for her weakness, and appealed to all witnesses who should be living when the Tulliver children had turned out ill
, that she, Mrs.
He had performed many eminent services for the crown, had great natural and acquired parts, adorned with integrity and honour; but so ill
an ear for music, that his detractors reported, "he had been often known to beat time in the wrong place;" neither could his tutors, without extreme difficulty, teach him to demonstrate the most easy proposition in the mathematics.
effect of the exclusion would be the temptation to sordid views, to peculation, and, in some instances, to usurpation.
Where have you been?' 'With Gretel.' What did you take her?' 'Took her nothing, she gave me something.' 'What did Gretel give you?' 'Gave me a knife.' 'Where is the knife, Hans?' 'Stuck in my sleeve.' 'That's ill
done, Hans, you should have put the knife in your pocket.' 'Never mind, will do better next time.'
Marry, I think our poor master will stand but an ill
chance with yon fellow.
Madame Stahl belonged to the highest society, but she was so ill
that she could not walk, and only on exceptionally fine days made her appearance at the springs in an invalid carriage.
For manifestly, if Socrates exists, one of the two propositions 'Socrates is ill
', 'Socrates is not ill
', is true, and the other false.
Moritz, treated her very ill
. My aunt observed this, and when Justine was twelve years of age, prevailed on her mother to allow her to live at our house.
He never even gave me a meal of green food or a bran mash, which would have cooled me, for he was altogether as ignorant as he was conceited; and then, instead of exercise or change of food, I had to take horse balls and draughts; which, beside the nuisance of having them poured down my throat, used to make me feel ill
Yet is it ill
to disobey The powers who hold by might the sway.
This I had an example of, in a young lady in the next house to me, and with whom I had contracted an intimacy; she was courted by a young captain, and though she had near #2000 to her fortune, she did but inquire of some of his neighbours about his character, his morals, or substance, and he took occasion at the next visit to let her know, truly, that he took it very ill
, and that he should not give her the trouble of his visits any more.
"Monseigneur, your Eminence has ill
understood my words."