MARKS


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MARKSModern Army Record-Keeping System
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Shall be pleased with his acquaintance," said Marks, thrusting out a long, thin hand, like a raven's claw.
This autograph consists of the delicate lines or corrugations with which Nature marks the insides of the hands and the soles of the feet.
His first object was to learn his limits, round which he would pace, occasionally freshening, with a blow of his axe, the marks on the boundary trees; and then he would proceed, with an air of great deliberation, to the centre of his premises, and, throwing aside his superfluous garments, measure, with a knowing eye, one or two of the nearest trees that were towering apparently into the very clouds as he gazed upward.
The same distinction marks off Tragedy from Comedy; for Comedy aims at representing men as worse, Tragedy as better than in actual life.
I knew, for Uncle Mark had told me, that his name was Jonas Blake, that he was a Theological Student from St.
Of twenty-four arrows, shot in succession, ten were fixed in the target, and the others ranged so near it, that, considering the distance of the mark, it was accounted good archery.
It is a mark that I have found before now," answered the young bowman.
The Mark Boat signals we must attend to the derelict, now whistling her death-song, as she falls beneath us in long sick zigzags.
How he haunts this forest, and carries a book with him a big, heavy book, with iron clasps; and how this ugly Black Man offers his book and an iron pen to everybody that meets him here among the trees; and they are to write their names with their own blood; and then he sets his mark on their bosoms.
It is the mark of substances and of differentiae that, in all propositions of which they form the predicate, they are predicated univocally.
Tis well, my son, and even as I myself would have it; together we shall ride out, and where we ride a trail of blood shall mark our way.
He has only to put her through an unconscious examination by getting her to read and mark a few of his favourite authors, and he is thus in possession of the master clues of her character.