He had been as cheerful, no doubt, while alone with Phoebe, but never with such tokens of acute, although partial intelligence
By that time, Marianne was rather better, and her mother leaving her to the care of Margaret and the maid, returned to Elinor, who, though still much disordered, had so far recovered the use of her reason and voice as to be just beginning an inquiry of Thomas, as to the source of his intelligence
We were now convinced that our enterprise was impracticable, and that to hazard ourselves amidst so many insurmountable difficulties would be to tempt Providence; despairing, therefore, that I should ever come this way to Abyssinia, I resolved to return back with my intelligence
to my companion, whom I had left at Pate.
Leandra's youth furnished an excuse for her fault, at least with those to whom it was of no consequence whether she was good or bad; but those who knew her shrewdness and intelligence
did not attribute her misdemeanour to ignorance but to wantonness and the natural disposition of women, which is for the most part flighty and ill-regulated.
The parties were fast advancing to that happy state which would have insured ample cause for the next day's repentance; and the bees were already beginning to buzz about their ears, when a messenger came spurring to the camp with intelligence
that Wyeth's people had got entangled in one of those deep and frightful ravines, piled with immense fragments of volcanic rock, which gash the whole country about the head-waters of the Blackfoot River.
Often I turn with melancholy eagerness to the space reserved in the newspapers under the general heading of "Shipping Intelligence
Every item of intelligence
appeared to redouble the astonishment of the islanders, and they gazed at us with inquiring looks.
Hunt and his party were sojourning at the village of the Omahas, three Sioux Indians of the Yankton Alma tribe arrived, bringing unpleasant intelligence
Neither is it merely in the phrase; for whereas it hath been well said, that the arch-flatterer, with whom all the petty flatterers have intelligence
, is a man's self; certainly the lover is more.
The fashionable intelligence
says so for the comfort of the Parisians, and it knows all fashionable things.
Now, with us, reason and intelligence
are the end of nature; our production, therefore, and our manners ought to be accommodated to both these.
It was the cry of the prophet who already hears emancipated humanity roaring and swarming; who beholds in the future, intelligence
sapping faith, opinion dethroning belief, the world shaking off Rome.