Both women took the knives, handling them with awkwardness borne of a lack of familiarity with handling deadly weapons.
The bullfrogs trump to usher in the night, and the note of the whip-poor-will is borne on the rippling wind from over the water.
The desire for union which led to the formation of the alliance has, since 1875, borne remarkable fruit.
During his journey of pacification, Faustina, who had borne him eleven children, died.
He could sell a slave-hostage, unless she 'were a slave-girl who had borne her master children.
The few records during the middle ages are borne out by what is known of famines and pestilence.
Natasha, who had borne the first period of separation from her betrothed lightly and even cheerfully, now grew more agitated and impatient every day.
The change of fortune proved disastrous to many families, previously to all appearances in opulent circumstances, but by all classes alike their reverses were borne with the greatest bravery.
Above all it should be borne in mind that nearly all the last subdivisions or provinces are of very little real value and most of them are inapplicable to other classes of animals.
To obtain a correct idea of this region it must be borne in mind also that the course of the river and the features of the country on both banks are subject to constant fluctuation.
Once more, it must be borne in mind that, while it is essential to the idea of nobility that it should carry with it some hereditary privilege, the nature and extent of that privilege may vary endlessly.
He and Pierre were borne along lightly and joyously, nearer and nearer to their goal.
As provided by the law of 1900 all local charges are borne by the colonies-supplemented at need by grants in aidbut the military expenses are borne by the state.
He chiefly had borne the brunt and won the laurels of the unprecedented fight against deficit in which Italy had been involved since 1862.
The gonads are borne on the manubrium, either forming a continuous ring (Codonid type), or four masses or pairs of masses (Oceanid type).
The gills, borne on four arches, are internal and enclosed in the branchial chambers.
Historic figures were not borne by the waves from one shore to another as before.
In Scotland the title of justiciar was borne, under the earlier kings, by two high officials, one having his jurisdiction to the north, the other to the south of the Forth.
This Indo - Aryan origin for the Australian blackfellows is borne out by their physique.
The name was borne also by four Parthian kings.