A wild scheme had come to me; I would attempt to force the great locks by the nine thought waves I had read in my host's mind.
Concentrating my mind upon the massive lock I hurled the nine thought waves against it.
We will be on board at nine
o'clock," replied, no less simply, Mr.
I've nine Dorothys and two Daniels; and the nine Dorothys have eighty-six sons and daughters and over three hundred grandchildren," said Billina, proudly.
And I've nine leg bracelets and a diamond pin for each wing.
Then they had to go into the back rooms occupied by Billina's nine Dorothys and two Daniels, who were all plump yellow chickens and greeted the visitors very politely.
But," interrupted the major, "since the weight of a shot is proportionate to its volume, an iron ball of nine feet in diameter would be of tremendous weight.
It was so at its first discovery, but it has fallen now to nine dollars a pound.
My decision, therefore, is that the fat challenger prune, peel, thin, trim and correct himself, and take eleven stone of his flesh off his body, here or there, as he pleases, and as suits him best; and being in this way reduced to nine
stone weight, he will make himself equal and even with nine
stone of his opponent, and they will be able to run on equal terms.
And consequently, whenever nine, or rather ten States, were united in the desire of a particular amendment, that amendment must infallibly take place.
It is this that the national rulers, whenever nine States concur, will have no option upon the subject.
Rentrees generales, seven millions; properties, nine