He skipped the class on good nom de plumes.
My brother Ralph and I. Knocked the whoop-de-do out of me, it did.
I admire your joie de vivre and am always fascinated by your perspective on life.
He emerged from the shadow world in a luxurious penthouse suite in Paris overlooking the Arc de Triomphe.
She'd never left the country and couldn't help but stare in wonder at the romantically lit Arc de Triomphe.
They were in a burnt-out room…with the Arc de Triomphe a short distance away.
"Giovanni de Medici, descendent of the Italian de Medici," his secretary answered from behind them.
"Wait one, Brady," Larry responded then bellowed at the crowd of aides-de-camp Brady knew regularly surrounded him.
Maybe Corbin is just another name—a nom de plume—another alias for Byrne, just in case.
One thing was for certain; this group would have one whoop-de-do of a party when the week was over.
If this had been the Tour de France, he'd still be on the road.
The whole of the basilica and its dependencies have been cleared and are kept in order by the Service des Monuments historiques, the principal work having been accomplished by Heron de Villefosse.
Lotze's first essay was his dissertation De futurae biologiae principibus philosophicis, with which he gained (1838) the degree of doctor of medicine, after having only four months previously got the degree of doctor of philosophy.
Besides the work cited above and his political pamphlets, he was the author of Coup d'ceil philosophique sur le regne de St Louis (1786); L'Annee francaise (1788); La Bastille devoilee (1789); La Police de Paris devoilee (1791); and Lettres sur la Revolution (1792).
In France there once lived a famous man who was known as the Marquis de Lafayette. [Footnote: Mar'quis de La fa yette'.] When he was a little boy his mother called him Gilbert.
Gilbert de Lafayette's father and grandfather and great-grandfather had all been brave and noble men.
When the American people were fighting to free themselves from the rule of the king of England, the Marquis de Lafayette helped them with men and money.
Biomedical gerontologist Aubrey de Grey maintains that aging is caused by seven underlying factors, each of which can, in theory, be countered.
After touring the United States for more than nine months in the 1830s, Alexis de Tocqueville returned to his native France and penned the two-volume Democracy in America.
That notwithstanding, de Tocqueville's "voluntary associations" are still alive and well in the United States.
In the French course I read some of the works of Corneille, Moliere, Racine, Alfred de Musset and Sainte-Beuve, and in the German those of Goethe and Schiller.
The La France and the Lamarque are the most fragrant; but the Marechal Neil, Solfaterre, Jacqueminot, Nipheots, Etoile de Lyon, Papa Gontier, Gabrielle Drevet and the Perle des Jardines are all lovely roses.
I think Mark Twain is a very appropriate nom de plume for Mr. Clemens because it has a funny and quaint sound, and goes well with his amusing writings, and its nautical significance suggests the deep and beautiful things that he has written.
Old Cato, whose "De Re RusticÃ¢" is my "Cultivator," says--and the only translation I have seen makes sheer nonsense of the passage--"When you think of getting a farm turn it thus in your mind, not to buy greedily; nor spare your pains to look at it, and do not think it enough to go round it once.
Madame de Genlis! shouted laughing voices through the door.
The Military Governor of Moscow, who had been assiduous in sending aides-de-camp to inquire after the count's health, came himself that evening to bid a last farewell to the celebrated grandee of Catherine's court, Count Bezukhov.
"Dere has neffer been a gase," a German doctor was saying to an aide-de- camp, "dat one liffs after de sird stroke."