The deity predicted certain disaster to the presumptuous mortal who laid hands on the sacred
gem, and to all of his house and name who received it after him.
It was in a state of mind superinduced by these conditions that La led forth her jabbering company to retrieve the sacred
emblem of her high office and wreak vengeance upon the author of her wrongs.
To the Memory of Robert Long, Willis Ellery, Nathan Coleman, Walter Canny, Seth Macy, and Samuel Gleig, Forming one of the boats' crews of the Ship Eliza, Who were towed out of sight by a Whale, On the Off-shore Ground in the Pacific, December 31st,
his hum- ble subjects hunger and thirst for words of wisdom out of the mouth of their master his Serene and Sacred
"They'll read and sing a sacred
song, And make a prayer both loud and long, And teach the right and do the wrong, Hailing the brother, sister throng, With words of heavenly union.
Her ebony brows have the form and charm of the bow of Kama, the god of love, and beneath her long silken lashes the purest reflections and a celestial light swim, as in the sacred
lakes of Himalaya, in the black pupils of her great clear eyes.
I crossed once more the low stone stile, and bared my head as I touched the sacred
George might have been only a large seal, or sea-horse; bearing all this in mind, it will not appear altogether incompatible with the sacred
legend and the ancientest draughts of the scene, to hold this so-called dragon no other than the great Leviathan himself.
It is because, from his very nature, the poor man has to wear his feelings on his sleeve, so that nothing about him is sacred
, and as for his self-respect--!
A few days later at one of those enchanting fetes which Helene gave at her country house on the Stone Island, the charming Monsieur de Jobert, a man no longer young, with snow white hair and brilliant black eyes, a Jesuit a robe courte* was presented to her, and in the garden by the light of the illuminations and to the sound of music talked to her for a long time of the love of God, of Christ, of the Sacred
Heart, and of the consolations the one true Catholic religion affords in this world and the next.
Here her mother had dreamed the exquisite, happy dreams of anticipated motherhood; here that red sunrise light had fallen over them both in the sacred
hour of birth; here her mother had died.
That, in the presence of many men of Helium he has blasphemed against the Sacred
Iss, and against the Valley Dor, and the Lost Sea of Korus, and the Holy Therns themselves, and even against Issus, Goddess of Death, and of Life Eternal.