As they had been taken in the fact, the law of the country allowed that they might have been executed the same hour, but the viceroy having ordered that their death should be deferred till his return, delivered them to the relations
of the dead, to be disposed of as they should think proper.
to such a subject, the natural and obvious sense of its provisions, apart from any technical rules, is the true criterion of construction.
In this relation
, then, the new Constitution will, if established, be a FEDERAL, and not a NATIONAL constitution.
The bourgeoisie, wherever it has got the upper hand, has put an end to all feudal, patriarchal, idyllic relations
I learned that she had been assassinated by my relation
, aided by four friends, but I was already aware that I had been robbed of my wealth and degraded from my nobility by King Charles I.
Undoubtedly some relation
exists between all who live contemporaneously, and so it is possible to find some connection between the intellectual activity of men and their historical movements, just as such a connection may be found between the movements of humanity and commerce, handicraft, gardening, or anything else you please.
A person who is near enough to me to be my relation
and far enough off from me to be my sweetheart, is a double-faced sort of person that I don't like.
My peculiar relation
to the writer of the following narratives is such that I must ask the reader to overlook the absence of explanation as to how they came into my possession.
The sensible things are not realities, but shadows only, in relation
to the truth.
May not the relation
of sight to this deity be described as follows?
The introduction to this felicity is in a private and tender relation
of one to one, which is the enchantment of human life; which, like a certain divine rage and enthusiasm, seizes on man at one period and works a revolution in his mind and body; unites him to his race, pledges him to the domestic and civic relations
, carries him with new sympathy into nature, enhances the power of the senses, opens the imagination, adds to his character heroic and sacred attributes, establishes marriage, and gives permanence to human society.
I assure you, sir, I am no relation
of Mr Allworthy; and if the world, who are incapable of setting a true value on his virtue, should think, in his behaviour to me, he hath dealt hardly by a relation
, they do an injustice to the best of men: for I--but I ask your pardon, I shall trouble you with no particulars relating to myself; only as you seemed to think me a relation
of Mr Allworthy, I thought proper to set you right in a matter that might draw some censures upon him, which I promise you I would rather lose my life than give occasion to.