You're in no condition to run around town.
Nicholas Rostov experienced this blissful condition to the full when, after 1807, he continued to serve in the Pavlograd regiment, in which he already commanded the squadron he had taken over from Denisov.
Do you know the condition I am in?
My father, to whom I have told my plans, has made it an express condition of his consent that the wedding is not to take place for a year.
He had learned that as there is no condition in which man can be happy and entirely free, so there is no condition in which he need be unhappy and lack freedom.
"You're getting weaker," she said, as aware of his condition as she was his warm body.
With the hour, he may know the condition of his team member.
I shall write freely to you and tell you everything, on one condition: It is this: you must promise never to show my letters to any one.
This happy condition has obtained throughout her life.
It is supposed by some that Saccharomyces is a very degraded Ascomycete, in which the Torula condition has become fixed.
He felt in no condition to deal with this.
She couldn't outrun it - in any condition, and it could climb a tree as fast as she could.
Betsy read a notice on the Internet a day later that the culprit was beaten and in serious condition, after allegedly resisting arrest.
"Your gift comes with one condition," she said.
But then, Lori surely wouldn't be interested in him now, in his condition... unless she thought he might die and leave her something.
Pierre's physical condition, as is always the case, corresponded to his mental state.
The bullet hole hadn't been visible at first due to Wassermann's long hair, the condition of the body, and the length of time in the water.
"He's in good condition," he said absently.
"Depends on the condition," he replied.
It would be perfect hideaway - old log cabin in excellent condition - breathtaking scenery.
All were in excellent condition and she suspected that he probably used them regularly.
In 1796, he extracted fluid from the pox on the hand of a dairymaid named Sarah Nelmes—who had caught the condition from her cow Blossom—and injected the fluid into a cut in eight-year-old James Phipps's arm.
Nothing for miles in working condition, except the fed buildings down the road.
I wish I knew Shipton's condition and what, if anything he saw or told them he saw.
Anna Mikhaylovna, in a few words, told her the contents of the letter, on condition that she should tell no one.
Under what condition is the will of the people delegated to one person?
Their condition only proves what squalidness may consist with civilization.
That was the condition of the deal.
There seemed to be improvement in her mother's condition but Cynthia's mood remained subdued.
By looking at how the genome varies between people with a genetic condition and people without it, we can identify the troublemaking gene.
I deem it my duty to report to Your Majesty the condition of the various corps I have had occasion to observe during different stages of the last two or three days' march.
The condition of the operatives is becoming every day more like that of the English; and it cannot be wondered at, since, as far as I have heard or observed, the principal object is, not that mankind may be well and honestly clad, but, unquestionably, that corporations may be enriched.
The condition of fugitives and of pursuers was equally bad.
He must maintain a strictly impartial attitude of body and mind, accept no presents from the people of his district, and render judgment only when he is in a normal condition mentally and physically.
As regularity is a prime condition facilitating activity, regularity in his household was carried to the highest point of exactitude.
With this object he intended to meet the regiment; so the worse the condition it was in, the better pleased the commander- in-chief would be.
"Come, let's argue then," said Prince Andrew, "You talk of schools," he went on, crooking a finger, "education and so forth; that is, you want to raise him" (pointing to a peasant who passed by them taking off his cap) "from his animal condition and awaken in him spiritual needs, while it seems to me that animal happiness is the only happiness possible, and that is just what you want to deprive him of.
He grew confused and said: "On condition that the French army retires beyond the Niemen."
The mules were lathered - a condition that could be dangerous in the desert.
No, there was no change in Julie's condition nor was Howie there.
My monthly condition excuses me from duties today so I donned my finest dress and strolled the streets of Ouray like the lady that was once Annie Quincy.
But all too soon my condition will be displayed for all to see, and then, only dear God can help me!
Yeah. Mums the word on his condition, but he definitely hasn't croaked.
This I am sure will occur if he is to guess my condition, which grows more noticeable as my time draws closer.
During the hurried explanations of her mother's condition, her trip home and hushed comments on the recent happenings, it was moments before Dean noticed Janet O'Brien sitting in the far corner.
Owing to the historical past of Naples, and its social and economic condition at the end of the 17th century, the only study that really flourished there was that of law; and this soon penetrated from the courts to the university, and was raised to the level of a science.
The soluble salts are, when in the hydrated condition, also red, but in the anhydrous condition are blue.
At last one Tommaso Baglioni, who had no work for his presses, undertook to print the manuscript, on condition that he should be free to leave off if more promising work offered itself.
It should always be specially noted whether the fungi to be consumed are in a fresh and wholesome condition, otherwise they act as a poison in precisely the same way as does any other semi-putrid vegetable.
Condition (3) can be accurately FIG.
Guided by the swan he reached Antwerp, and married the lady on condition that she should not ask his origin.
Such too, to a greater or less extent, is the condition of the operatives of every denomination in England, which is the great workhouse of the world.
The best works of art are the expression of man's struggle to free himself from this condition, but the effect of our art is merely to make this low state comfortable and that higher state to be forgotten.
Those same stars twinkle over other fields than these.--But how to come out of this condition and actually migrate thither?
If the condition of things which we were made for is not yet, what were any reality which we can substitute?
On returning from the review, Kutuzov took the Austrian general into his private room and, calling his adjutant, asked for some papers relating to the condition of the troops on their arrival, and the letters that had come from the Archduke Ferdinand, who was in command of the advanced army.
To be able to crush it absolutely he awaited the arrival of the rest of the troops who were on their way from Vienna, and with this object offered a three days' truce on condition that both armies should remain in position without moving.
The little princess, like an old war horse that hears the trumpet, unconsciously and quite forgetting her condition, prepared for the familiar gallop of coquetry, without any ulterior motive or any struggle, but with naive and lighthearted gaiety.
But as I see it, physical labor is as essential to him, as much a condition of his existence, as mental activity is to you or me.
He was telling me something, and I wished to show him my sensibility, and not listening to what he was saying I began picturing to myself the condition of my inner man and the grace of God sanctifying me.
The Bible legend tells us that the absence of labor--idleness--was a condition of the first man's blessedness before the Fall.
His father announced to him that he would now pay half his debts for the last time, but only on condition that he went to Moscow as adjutant to the commander-in-chief--a post his father had procured for him--and would at last try to make a good match there.
But this was only the external condition; the essential significance of the presence of the Emperor and of all these people, from a courtier's point of view (and in an Emperor's vicinity all became courtiers), was clear to everyone.
No one was or is able to foresee in what condition our or the enemy's armies will be in a day's time, and no one can gauge the force of this or that detachment.
In Natasha's receptive condition of soul this prayer affected her strongly.
He felt that the condition he was in could not continue long, that a catastrophe was coming which would change his whole life, and he impatiently sought everywhere for signs of that approaching catastrophe.
Kutuzov suddenly cried in an agitated voice, evidently picturing vividly to himself from Prince Andrew's story the condition Russia was in.
Only two things indicated the social condition of Moscow--the rabble, that is the poor people, and the price of commodities.
The moan of that wounded beast (the French army) which betrayed its calamitous condition was the sending of Lauriston to Kutuzov's camp with overtures for peace.
Though the condition and numbers of the French army were unknown to the Russians, as soon as that change occurred the need of attacking at once showed itself by countless signs.
Berthier wrote to his Emperor (we know how far commanding officers allow themselves to diverge from the truth in describing the condition of an army) and this is what he said:
Princess Mary--reluctantly as is usual in such cases--began telling of the condition in which she had found Prince Andrew.
Having borrowed money from his brother-in-law, Nicholas tried to hide his wretched condition from him.
The old lady's condition was understood by the whole household though no one ever spoke of it, and they all made every possible effort to satisfy her needs.
This condition is never observed by the universal historians, and so to explain the resultant forces they are obliged to admit, in addition to the insufficient components, another unexplained force affecting the resultant action.
On condition that that person expresses the will of the whole people.
To understand in what this dependence consists it is necessary to reinstate another omitted condition of every command proceeding not from the Deity but from a man, which is, that the man who gives the command himself takes part in the event.
Having restored the condition of time under which all events occur, we find that a command is executed only when it is related to a corresponding series of events.
Restoring the essential condition of relation between those who command and those who execute, we find that by the very nature of the case those who command take the smallest part in the action itself and that their activity is exclusively directed to commanding.
She'll come back when she's satisfied her mother's condition warrants it.
He called late in the evening and said the cow was in poor condition and too old for what he wanted.
` Must ' elephants are males in a condition of - probably sexual - excitement, when an abundant discharge of dark oily matter exudes from two pores in the forehead.
On the 18th of July 1542 it was surrendered to Henry VIII., and its possessions granted to Robert Dacres on condition of maintaining the grammar school and paying the master £10 a year, the same salary as the headmasters of Winchester and Eton, and maintaining the almshouse.
So long as the particles are all very small in comparison with the wave-length, there is complete polarization in the perpendicular direction; but when the size is such that obliquity sets in, the degree of obliquity will vary with the size of the particles, and the polarization will be complete only on the very unlikely condition that the size is the same for them all.
Application for admission to the Union was now made to Congress, and on the 31st of December 186 2 an enabling act was approved by President Lincoln admitting the state on the condition that a provision for the gradual abolition of slavery be inserted in the Constitution.
The Congested Districts Board made many efforts to improve the condition of the inhabitants, especially by introducing better methods of fishing.
A just appreciation of the genius and the writings of Propertius is made sensibly more difficult by the condition in which his works have come down to us.
It began to be recognized also that stereotyped punishments, such as belong to penal codes, fail to take due account of the particular condition of an offence and the character and circumstances of the offender.
Is this the condition to which I must come?
It was recognized as the flu, although records describe conditions which were highly likely to have been polio.
Alarmed at Denisov's condition, Rostov suggested that he should undress, drink some water, and send for the doctor.
In his soul there suddenly arose such an unexpected turmoil of youthful thoughts and hopes, contrary to the whole tenor of his life, that unable to explain his condition to himself he lay down and fell asleep at once.
Nicholas, who, as the roads were in splendid condition, wanted to take them all for a drive in his troyka, proposed to take with them about a dozen of the serf mummers and drive to "Uncle's."
The count was more perturbed than ever by the condition of his affairs, which called for some decisive action.
About the middle of the Arbat Street, near the Church of the Miraculous Icon of St. Nicholas, Murat halted to await news from the advanced detachment as to the condition in which they had found the citadel, le Kremlin.
The highway department would periodically close the road and, using explosive devices, create slides in a controlled condition, lessening the chance for a surprising and perhaps deadly run loosed by nature on the unsuspecting below.
This was only the second time she had seen him in that condition — both times since he married Lori.
If we begin with a blue glass, we may observe the gradually increasing obliquity of the direction of maximum polarization; and then by exchanging the blue glass for a red one, we may revert to the original condition of things, and observe the transition from perpendicularity to obliquity over again.
Cowpox was a localized condition, so fresh supplies were hard to get.