More snow came before New Year
's, and the harbor froze over, but the gulf still was free, beyond the white, imprisoned fields.
But when sixty years
or more had passed, a king arose who crushed the Danish power, and who once more lit that lamp.
"Yes, my children," replied Grandfather, with a smile and a sigh, "another year
has been added to those of the two centuries and upward which have passed since the Lady Arbella brought this chair over from England.
Without laboratories, without coaching, sitting in my bedroom, I proceeded to compress that two years
' work into three months and to keep reviewed on the previous year
A representative of the United States must be of the age of twenty-five years
; must have been seven years
a citizen of the United States; must, at the time of his election, be an inhabitant of the State he is to represent; and, during the time of his service, must be in no office under the United States.
Prince Andrew saw clearly that the old man hoped that his feelings, or his fiancee's, would not stand a year
's test, or that he (the old prince himself) would die before then, and he decided to conform to his father's wish- to propose, and postpone the wedding for a year
After addressing, in the midsummer of the following year
, an appeal to the commiseration of the National Assembly of France, which the English minister refused to sanction, he composed himself to undergo his full term of punishment; and suffering his beard to grow nearly to his waist, and conforming in all respects to the ceremonies of his new religion, he applied himself to the study of history, and occasionally to the art of painting, in which, in his younger days, he had shown some skill.
His enemies said, derisively, "He will be Lord Chancellor in a year
or two!" His friends made genial jokes in his domestic circle, which pointed to the same conclusion.
On the other hand, his usual method, the remarkable imaginative re-creation and vivifying of a host of minute details, makes of the fictitious 'Journal of the Plague Year
' (1666) a piece of virtual history.
Colbert, who deducted the other six thousand francs, condescended to allow me to take fifty pistoles as a gratification; so that, if it were not for my little estate at Montlezun, which brings me in twelve thousand francs a year
, I could not have met my engagements."
till this my thirtieth year
I have found only women.
The Seats of the Senators of the first Class shall be vacated at the expiration of the second Year
, of the second Class at the expiration of the fourth Year
, and of the third Class at the expiration of the sixth Year
, so that one third may be chosen every second Year
; and if vacancies happen by Resignation, or otherwise, during the recess of the Legislature of any State, the Executive thereof may make temporary Appointments until the next meeting of the Legislature, which shall then fill such Vacancies.