MILLS


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MILLSManchester Incorporated Law Library Society (Manchester, England, UK)
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It cannot be denied that Mills seems to have acted somewhat unscrupulously.
Miss Mills, with an air of superior wisdom and benevolence, smiled upon us.
I learnt, from this, that Miss Mills had had her trials in the course of a chequered existence; and that to these, perhaps, I might refer that wise benignity of manner which I had already noticed.
said Sancho; "don't you see that those are mills that stand in the river to grind corn?
Hold thy peace, Sancho," said Don Quixote; "though they look like mills they are not so; I have already told thee that enchantments transform things and change their proper shapes; I do not mean to say they really change them from one form into another, but that it seems as though they did, as experience proved in the transformation of Dulcinea, sole refuge of my hopes.
He was back in his rent, and the oldest boy, a lad of eleven, had started to work in the mills.
I may add that I am well acquainted with our manufacturing towns in England, and have visited many mills in Manchester and elsewhere in the same manner.
Polly put on her thimble in silence, but as Miss Mills spread the white flannel over her lap, she exclaimed, "Why, it looks like a shroud
Mills was still there, but Arthur did not see him, as he passed like a hunted man across the hall and out along the gravel.
The end of it was that the young lady sent them a basket of things to eat, and left a letter that Jurgis was to take to a gentleman who was superintendent in one of the mills of the great steelworks in South Chicago.
The miller thought she must mean one of his puppies or kittens, so promised the nixy at once what she asked, and returned to his mill full of hope.
Now I can turn my eyes toward the mill again, and watch the unresting wheel sending out its diamond jets of water.