I guess I owe them a lot more than bread then.
Bread I at first made of pure Indian meal and salt, genuine hoe-cakes, which I baked before my fire out of doors on a shingle or the end of a stick of timber sawed off in building my house; but it was wont to get smoked and to have a piny flavor.
Was it bread that I wanted?
My brown bread will soon be gone.
Dean and his stepfather dined on western style beans, baked potatoes, sourdough bread and the best spareribs either had ever eaten.
Milk, eggs, bread, butter and some kind of lunch meat.
Katie offered a watery smile, eyes going to the roast lamb, bread, and custard.
He put a tray of garlic bread into the oven and the pungent smell of warming cheese filled the room.
Loaves of bread were rising along one counter beneath thin cloths.
There was something very different about the human's blood, like comparing warm, homemade bread with stale crumbs out of the garbage.
I've tossed him a scrap of bread but I fear it will be inadequate to meet his long-term needs.
A messenger sought him out the moment he sat with a hunk of bread and ale, ordering him back to the hold with no explanation.
Fresh bread sat on the table near her bed, its scent making her stomach demand to be sated.
Of anchovies alone, to,000,000 jars are prepared annually, while salted fish is, next after bread, the staple food of large masses of the population.
In the case of the bread and wine of the Christian sacrifice, it was believed that, after having been offered and blessed, they became to those who partook of them the body and blood of Christ.
The bread and wine are designated by all the names by which sacrifices are designated (sacrificia, hostiae, libamina, and at least once sacrificium placationis), and the act of offering them by the ordinary term for offering a sacrifice (immolatio).
On the table were plates, knives and forks, and dishes of bread, meat and fruits.
The shepherd led them gently back to the hut and gave them their usual supper of bread and milk.
At Christmas time he scattered crumbs of bread under the trees, so that the tiny creatures could feast and be happy.
Three centuries later, it became a hereditary right and came with a daily ration of two pounds of bread ("Hey, you don't expect us to cook the free grain, do you?") and occasionally included meat, olive oil, and salt.
The poor, knowing there to be bread but being economically unable to get it, rioted.
Oh, man, how dost thou forget and obstruct thy brother man, and say, "Give us this day our daily bread," when he has none!
But when I spell into her hand, "Give me some bread," she hands me the bread, or if I say, "Get your hat and we will go to walk," she obeys instantly.
The cow loves to eat grass as well as girl does bread and butter and milk.
When it stormed before my bread was baked, I fixed a few boards over the fire, and sat under them to watch my loaf, and passed some pleasant hours in that way.
A puritan may go to his brown-bread crust with as gross an appetite as ever an alderman to his turtle.
His bread and meat are sweet.
When they called for the vessels again, I was green enough to return what bread I had left; but my comrade seized it, and said that I should lay that up for lunch or dinner.
But as it turns out, just at that moment a third enemy rises before us--namely the Orthodox Russian soldiers, loudly demanding bread, meat, biscuits, fodder, and whatnot!
Stolypin gave a deep bass guffaw as he munched a piece of bread and cheese.
Fallen man has retained a love of idleness, but the curse weighs on the race not only because we have to seek our bread in the sweat of our brows, but because our moral nature is such that we cannot be both idle and at ease.
Is a man a genius who can order bread to be brought up at the right time and say who is to go to the right and who to the left?
They have no bread? she asked.
Kutuzov's adjutant whispered to Prince Andrew that this was the wife of the priest whose home it was, and that she intended to offer his Serene Highness bread and salt.
In cellars and storerooms similar men were busy among the provisions, and in the yards unlocking or breaking open coach house and stable doors, lighting fires in kitchens and kneading and baking bread with rolled-up sleeves, and cooking; or frightening, amusing, or caressing women and children.
Moscow when occupied by the enemy did not remain intact like Berlin, Vienna, and other towns, simply because its inhabitants abandoned it and did not welcome the French with bread and salt, nor bring them the keys of the city.
On the table were vodka, a flask of rum, white bread, roast mutton, and salt.
One can cut off a slice of bread, but not an army.
It was impossible to take bread and clothes from our hungry and indispensable soldiers to give to the French who, though not harmful, or hated, or guilty, were simply unnecessary.
Countess Mary wanted to tell him that man does not live by bread alone and that he attached too much importance to these matters.
For all of Quinn LeBlanc's intellectual abilities, I not sure Martha isn't the main bread winner while Quinn tinkers in the theoretical world of the intellectual elite.
Never in my twenty-nine years of white bread life had I encountered anything remotely similar to the fear I felt as that knife pressed in me.
I pushed the door slowly and found a case of water bottles, bread, peanut butter, crackers, cheese and several sealed containers of fruits and puddings.
Sean brought her a bowl of thick beef stew, soda bread, and a Coke.
He took his bread and canteen of water—the morning sustenance for a slave—and tucked them into a cargo pocket.
After smearing peanut butter and jam on whole wheat bread for a lunch on the fly, Dean knocked on Martha's door.
The balmy morning breeze drifting in from the small window was fragrant with the scents of the ocean and bread from the Sanctuary's kitchens.
Located right off the kitchens, the cafeteria was awash with the smells of bread, fruit pies and the jerk-spiced meat the Caribbean was renowned for.
The scents of fresh bread and some sort of meat cooking nearly nailed her to the ground as she rounded the corner.
She placed warm rustic bread, whipped honey butter, and water before her.
Katie bit into the bread, determined not to eat like a heathen that would shame her sister.
The woman hesitated and took a slice of bread, toying with it.
They even had a version of bread; it was unleavened and came in large, round, flat ears.
Of all the things to think about, she couldn't get the prisoner out of her thoughts, even when Evelyn returned with sweet bread she normally would've pounced on.
He decided to take a walk to Coronet Park and grabbed a bag of bread on his way out for the ducks.
There's chili and homemade sourdough bread bowls.
He piled ham, sandwich spread, lettuce, a tomato and bread in his arms and allowed the door to shut on its own.
She plopped a piece of flat bread over the top then sat down with her own plate.
Lana hesitated then sat, watching Kelli use the bread in place of utensils to eat her dinner.
Hated the hot and stickies of Norfolk weather and was always after me to transfer him back to Scranton—fat chance of that—or to some bread-basket state out west.
His gaze settled on his morning meal of bread, cheese, and cider.
The scandals of the bowling alleys grew rampant in Elizabethan London, and Stephen Gosson in his School of Abuse (1579) says, "Common bowling alleys are privy moths that eat up the credit of many idle citizens; whose gains at home are not able to weigh down their losses abroad; whose shops are so far from maintaining their play, that their wives and children cry out for bread, and go to bed supperless often in the year."
Even bread-winners are required to serve, the state pensioning their dependants (75 centimes per diem, up to 10% of the strength) during their period of service.
The cura tori or curatoli (factors) receive 40 a year, with a slight interest in the profits; the stockmen hardly earn in money and kind 13; the muleteers and underworkmen get between 5 to 8, plus firewood, bread and oil; irregular workmen have even lower wages, with a daily distribution of bread, salt and oil.
The effect was seen in May 1898, when, in consequence of a rise in the price of bread, disturbances occurred in southern Italy.
But here he used the term " real " somewhat unguardedly, for in his Defence he asserts a real presence, but defines it as exclusively a spiritual presence; and he repudiates the idea that the bread and wine were " bare tokens."
The fifth canon of the council of Macon, in 584, forbids clergy to dress like laymen and imposes a penalty of thirty days' imprisonment on bread and water; but this may be merely penitential.
(c) Imprisonment, in the bishop's prison, might be in chains, or on bread and water, and temporary or perpetual.
The forest vegetation, largely confined to the "Isle of Isles" and the southern uplands, includes the Adansonia (baobab), which in the Fazogli district attains gigantic proportions, the tamarind, of which bread is made, the deleb palm, several valuable gum trees (whence the term Sennari often applied in Egypt to gumarabic), some dyewoods, ebony, ironwood and many varieties of acacia.
In the twelve central governments they grow, on the average, sufficient rye-bread for only 200 days in the year - often for only.
The offering of bread and wine was originally brought to the altar by the person who offered it, and placed by him in the hands of the presiding officer.
In course of time there were two important changes in this respect: (a) the offerings of bread and wine were commuted for money, with which bread and wine were purchased by the church-officers; (b) the offerings were sometimes handed to the deacons and by them taken to the bishop at the altar, and sometimes, as at Rome, the bishop and deacons went round the church to collect them.'
(3) In offering the bread and wine the offerer offered, as in the ancient sacrifices, primarily for himself, but inasmuch as the offering was regarded as having a general propitiatory value he mentioned also the names of others in whom he was interested, and especially the departed, that they might rest in peace.
(4) The placing of the bread and wine upon the altar was followed by the kiss of peace.
(6) But, since the divine injunction had been" Do this in remembrance of me,"the sacrifice was immediately followed by a commemoration of the passion of Christ, and that again by an invocation of the Holy Spirit (epiclesis) that He would make the bread and wine to become the body and blood of Christ.
Of which directs how the sisters after the synaxis of the ninth hour (3 P.M.) are to dine: "When you sit down at a table and come to break bread, seal it thrice with the sign of the cross and thus give thanks: ` We thank thee, our Father, for thy holy resurrection; for through Jesus thy servant thou hast shewn it unto us.
And as this bread on this table was scattered, but has been brought together and become one, so may thy church be brought together into thy kingdom.
This prayer as you break the bread, and are about to eat, you must say.
There was no bread in the city.
And not just chairs, but bread and muskets and plows.
The mainspring is vanity, assisted by the love of garlic and bread and butter.
Which I take to mean,--Make kneaded bread thus.
A little bread or a few potatoes would have done as well, with less trouble and filth.
I have water from the spring, and a loaf of brown bread on the shelf.--Hark!
Some of them were talking (he heard Russian words), others were eating bread; the more severely wounded looked silently, with the languid interest of sick children, at the envoy hurrying past them.
Everywhere preparations were made not for ceremonious welcomes (which he knew Pierre would not like), but for just such gratefully religious ones, with offerings of icons and the bread and salt of hospitality, as, according to his understanding of his master, would touch and delude him.
What Pierre did not know was that the place where they presented him with bread and salt and wished to build a chantry in honor of Peter and Paul was a market village where a fair was held on St. Peter's day, and that the richest peasants (who formed the deputation) had begun the chantry long before, but that nine tenths of the peasants in that villages were in a state of the greatest poverty.
The process of fermentation in the preparation of wine, vinegar, beer and bread was known and practised in prehistoric times.
The dispensing of this rite is strictly reserved to an ordained minister, who is assisted by elders in handing the bread and the cup to the people.
Millet, however, is still cultivated in the north of Italy, and is used as bread for agricultural laborers, and as forage when mixed with buckwheat (Sorghum saccaratum).
The most important of the local dues is the gate tax, or dazio di consumo, which may be either a surtax upon commodities (such as alcoholic drinks or meat), having already paid customs duty at the frontier, in which case the local surtax may not exceed 50% of the frontier duty, or an exclusively communal duty limited to 10% on flour, bread and farinaceous products,2 and to 20% upon other commodities.
Bread and flour.
They also put in some bread and meat and other food, enough for several weeks.
Who put bread on their family's table?