Even Romas's mother had inquired about Kiera.
"Why not?" inquired Boris.
But what, it may be inquired, is the value of " futures " relating to " middling " cotton to a broker whose contracts with spinners are not in " middling " cotton?
Antiochus replied that he was recovering the territory won by Seleucus his ancestor, and inquired by what right did the Romans dispute with him about the free cities in Asia (Polyb.
He inquired about her health, led the way to his mother, and having sat there for five minutes left the room.
That this may be conveniently inquired into, synods are to be held, three in every year, in each province, and questions of this kind examined.
It may be inquired what meaning is to be attached to these expressions, and what are the conditions and the nature of the changes assumed by them.
Pompey deferred his decision until he should have inquired into the state of the Nabataeans, who had shown themselves to be capable of dominating the Jews in the absence of the Roman army.
Having offered sacrifice and inquired how to renew the human race, they were ordered to cast behind them the "bones of the great mother," that is, the stones from the hillside.
As chief pontiff he inquired rigorously into the character of the vestal virgins, three of whom were buried alive; he enforced the laws against adultery, mutilation, and the grosser forms of immorality, and forbade the public acting of mimes.
The histology of the nervous system of Mollusca has yet to be seriously inquired into.
Organization and healing have been keenly inquired into, with results which seem to point the lesson that all methods of healing are to be regarded as extensions of the natural phenomena of growth.
149-153) in their visitations inquired whether censers had been furnished for use.
Archimedes maintained that each particle of a fluid mass, when in equilibrium, is equally pressed in every direction; and he inquired into the conditions according to which a solid body floating in a fluid should assume and preserve a position of equilibrium.
The Samaritans, who otherwise shared the scruples of the Jews about the utterance of the name, seem to have used it in judicial oaths to the scandal of the rabbis.4 The early Christian scholars, who inquired what was the true name of the God of the Old Testament, had therefore no great difficulty in getting the information they sought.
At the end of the 8th century Charlemagne inquired of the bishops of his empire as to current forms. The reply of Amalarius of Trier is important because it shows that he not only used the received text, but also connected it with the Roman order of Baptism.
As censor of the conduct of citizens it inquired into every man's source of income and punished the idle (Plut.
The people of the district to which the candidate belonged were called together; his qualifications for the privileges about to be conferred upon him were inquired into; and, if he were deemed fitted and worthy to receive them, his chief, his father, or one of his near kinsmen presented him with a shield and a lance.
In the Holy Land the list was still longer: the natives were ready to show everything for which the foreigners inquired, and the pilgrim was eager to credit everything.
Astonished by the sight of their long hair and extraordinary costume, he inquired what religion they professed, and getting no satisfactory answer threatened to exterminate them, unless by the time of his return from the war they should have embraced either Islam or one of the creeds tolerated in the Koran.
It may be useful, as an illustration of one opinion on this subject, to continue here the citation of Dr Prichard's comparison between man and the lower animals: " If it be inquired in what the still more remarkable difference consists, it is by no means easy to reply.
After the victory, the prince inquired for Sir James, who was brought to the royal tent, where Edward told him he had been the bravest knight on his side, and granted him an annuity of five hundred marks.
If he inquired, and there was no such negotiation, his question might be interpreted in a very troublesome way; moreover, we should put the idea of selling the shares into the khedive's head, which would be unfortunate.
Locke next inquired to what extent knowledge - in the way either of intuitive certainty, demonstrative certainty, or sense perception - is possible, in regard to each of the four (already mentioned) sorts of knowable relation.
Why the circular form was chosen for the skep need not be inquired into, beyond saying that its shape conforms to that of a swarm, as the bees usually hang clustered on the branch of a neighbouring tree or bush after issuing from the parent hive.
As I had never heard it, I inquired of several of my friends if they recalled the words; no one seemed to remember it.
As we had never seen or heard of any such story as this before, we inquired of her where she read it; she replied, "I did not read it; it is my story for Mr. Anagnos's birthday."
As I had never read this story, or even heard of the book, I inquired of Helen if she knew anything about the matter, and found she did not.
One day in midsummer, when I was hoeing, a man who was carrying a load of pottery to market stopped his horse against my field and inquired concerning Wyman the younger.
Marya Dmitrievna's deep voice suddenly inquired from the other end of the table.
What is it all about? inquired Prince Andrew impatiently.
"Then what is this blood on the gun carriage?" inquired Tushin.
How was it that two guns were abandoned in the center? he inquired, searching with his eyes for someone.
Boris inquired what news there might be on the staff, and what, without indiscretion, one might ask about our plans.
And what did he say? inquired Bolkonski.
"What were you thinking about just now, Nicholas?" inquired Natasha.
On reaching Petersburg he inquired for Kuragin but the latter had already left the city.
He found the Cossacks, inquired for the regiment operating with Platov's detachment and by evening found his master, Nicholas Rostov, quartered at Yankovo.
"Why don't you speak?" she inquired of a very old man who stood just in front of her leaning on his stick.
"Get over what?" inquired Pierre, looking displeased.
"Who gave the report?" inquired Shcherbinin, taking the envelope.
"Yes, and where do you put the others?" inquired Dolokhov.
Noticing the black outline of a man crossing the road, Dolokhov stopped him and inquired where the commander and officers were.
Nicholas inquired, frowning slightly.
Lord Granville further inquired whether Italy would co-operate in pacifying the Sudan, and received an affirmative reply.
Material Cause of DifferentiationIt may be inquired, in conclusion, if there are any facts which throw light upon the internal mechanism of differentiation, whether spontaneous or induced; if it is possible to refer it to any material cause.
This David recognized, and, summoning the injured clan, inquired what expiation could be made.
Modern research seems to show that living protoplasm, wherever it exists, is subject to certain laws and manifests itself by certain phenomena, and that there is no hard and fast line between what prevails in the two kingdoms. So it is with the diseased conditions to which it is a prey: there is a wonderful community of design, if the term may be used in such a sense, between the diseases of animals and plants, which becomes singularly striking and instructive the more they are inquired into.
At all the more interesting sites he took up his abode for a time; he examined, he inquired, he made measurements, he accumulated materials.
To the north lay the lake to which the answer of the Delphic oracle referred, Kiva Kaµapevav, when the citizens inquired as to the advisability of draining it.
Passing one day through the Forum, Gregory saw some handsome slaves offered for sale, and inquired their nation.
Smith, inquired whether the retirement could be arrested, but Major-General Sir R.
He bade farewell to his friends, inquired after the health of Drusus's daughter who was ill, and then quietly expired in the arms of the wife who for more than fifty years had been his most intimate and trusted guide and counsellor, and to whom his last words were an exhortation to "live mindful of our wedded life."
355) it is distinctly said that they are not to be inquired into.
I inquired of her where she had read this; she did not remember having read it, did not seem to know that she had learned it.
"And how do you get on with the officers?" inquired Zherkov.
"And how does one do it in a barn?" inquired Sonya.
"Whose caleche is that?" she inquired, leaning out of the carriage window.
Kutuzov looked at them searchingly, stopped his carriage, and inquired what regiment they belonged to.
"Well, where did you disappear to?" inquired Denisov.
She again inquired whether everything was going well on the farm.
Jeffrey Byrne asked about Randy's ball game and inquired about the mail.
I one evening overtook one of my townsmen, who has accumulated what is called "a handsome property"--though I never got a fair view of it--on the Walden road, driving a pair of cattle to market, who inquired of me how I could bring my mind to give up so many of the comforts of life.
He was one of David's most trusted advisers, and his counsel was "as though one inquired of the word of God."