She had promised to wait for him, and did so with a faithfulness that cost her dear, because Mac forgot his appointment when the lessons were done, and became absorbed in a chemical experiment, till
a general combustion of gases drove him out of his laboratory.
I at first with two fair gifts Created him endowd, with Happiness And Immortalitie: that fondly lost, This other serv'd but to eternize woe; Till
I provided Death; so Death becomes His final remedie, and after Life Tri'd in sharp tribulation, and refin'd By Faith and faithful works, to second Life, Wak't in the renovation of the just, Resignes him up with Heav'n and Earth renewd.
Mowgli cut across noiselessly through the Jungle, at right angles to Buldeo's path, till
, parting the undergrowth, he saw the old man, his musket on his shoulder, running up the trail of overnight at a dog-trot.
She had risen at five o'clock every morning of that week, had been on foot the whole of each day, and on this evening had in addition walked the three miles to Chaseborough, waited three hours for her neighbours without eating or drinking, her impatience to start them preventing either; she had then walked a mile of the way home, and had undergone the excitement of the quarrel, till
, with the slow progress of their steed, it was now nearly one o'clock.
But instead of taking up his basket and going away, the man still lingered, till
Zobeida inquired what he was waiting for, and if he expected more money.
Their words rejoiced Ferko's heart, and he waited impatiently till
evening should come and he could rub the precious dew on his sightless eyes.
Chowder for breakfast, and chowder for dinner, and chowder for supper, till
you began to look for fish-bones coming through your clothes.
And next time Jim told it he said they rode him down to New Orleans; and, after that, every time he told it he spread it more and more, till
by and by he said they rode him all over the world, and tired him most to death, and his back was all over saddle-boils.
A wind sprang up and tossed it till
the green of its boughs waved like troubled water on which the moon shines faintly.
You must go straight on till
you come to the castle where the horse stands in his stall: by his side will lie the groom fast asleep and snoring: take away the horse quietly, but be sure to put the old leathern saddle upon him, and not the golden one that is close by it.
But Philip saw that he was suffering, and at the end of the hour asked whether he would not prefer to give no more lessons till
he was better.
Great surprizes, as hath been observed, are apt to be silent; and so was Miss Bridget, till
her brother began, and told her the whole story, which, as the reader knows it already, we shall not repeat.