Nothing in life seemed to him of much importance, and under the influence of the depression
that possessed him he valued neither his liberty nor his resolution to punish his wife.
From our Revolution to the Civil War, to the Great Depression
, to the Civil Rights movement, our people have always mustered the determination to construct from these crises the pillars of our history.
For the rest, Lincolnshire life to Volumnia is a vast blank of overgrown house looking out upon trees, sighing, wringing their hands, bowing their heads, and casting their tears upon the window- panes in monotonous depressions
. A labyrinth of grandeur, less the property of an old family of human beings and their ghostly likenesses than of an old family of echoings and thunderings which start out of their hundred graves at every sound and go resounding through the building.
"It's--it's nothing worse than a little depression
. And the odd part is that there hasn't been a death in the house since it was built--in 1863.
in the soil are covered with a black, rich loam, on which there is a vigorous vegetation.
Again he felt the all-pervading sense of depression
Such humble furniture as there may once have been and much of the lower weatherboarding, had served as fuel in the camp fires of hunters; as had also, probably, the curbing of an old well, which at the time I write of existed in the form of a rather wide but not very deep depression
From exultation she had passed to the depths of depression
which the imagination of her death aroused.
About five miles distant in front, another line of cliff extends, which thus appears completely to encircle the valley; and hence the name of bay is justified, as applied to this grand amphitheatrical depression
. If we imagine a winding harbour, with its deep water surrounded by bold cliff-like shores, to be laid dry, and a forest to spring up on its sandy bottom, we should then have the appearance and structure here exhibited.
Every boy he encountered added another ton to his depression
; and when, in desperation, he flew for refuge at last to the bosom of Huckleberry Finn and was received with a Scriptural quotation, his heart broke and he crept home and to bed realizing that he alone of all the town was lost, forever and forever.
This valley bifurcates to the parallel of the Antilles, and terminates at the mouth by the enormous depression
of 9,000 yards.
I was, as the French say, biting my fists with impatience for that cargo frozen up-country; with rage at that canal set fast, at the wintry and deserted aspect of all those ships that seemed to decay in grim depression
for want of the open water.