The station chief almost lost a second Guardian Xander drained close to death and learned the hard lesson that the near-dead should never Travel.
I would say it was a rough lesson in history when the kings of my time learned that killing a woman with the intent to bring her back as your servant doesn't really work as they'd planned, he explained.
The lesson shocked the king, but its effect soon wore off.
I learned that lesson when Sasha tossed me in a pit with full-blooded demons and were-things.
Her only solace: the lesson was worth teaching.
This was the lesson that Thomas Hood left behind him.
The first lesson in making deals: make the terms yourself.
Lesson five: when you have the advantage already, don't deal.
I've learned this altogether unpleasant lesson myself.
Learn a lesson from your predecessor.
We took a lesson from the East-West War and created bunkers and tunnels between cities to escape the eyes of the feds.
It was a reminder of what they once shared and lost — a lesson that for some things, there is only one chance.
At the moment his French lesson was unwelcome.
The poem is dedicated to James IV., not without some lesson in commendation of virtue and honour.
They became regents to their young children; and the experience of all medieval minorities reiterates the lesson - woe to the land where the king is a child and the regent a woman.
The lesson you have learned to-day is never to pay too dear for a whistle.
One day, after lesson hours, Al Farra rose to go out of the house.
I had learned a new lesson--that nature "wages open war against her children, and under softest touch hides treacherous claws."
The two letters "c-a," you see, had reminded her of Fridays "lesson"--not that she had any idea that cake was the name of the thing, but it was simply a matter of association, I suppose.
And I don't intend that the lesson she has learned at the cost of so much pain and trouble shall be unlearned.
For the first lesson I had two balls, one made of worsted, large and soft, the other a bullet.
After dinner it began to snow, and we had a good frolic and an interesting lesson about the snow.
I always tried to find out what interested her most, and made that the starting-point for the new lesson, whether it had any bearing on the lesson I had planned to teach or not.
Darkyn had no intention of going easy on her, even if it was her first lesson in the proper behavior expected of a demon's blood slave.
The words of Tiyan's warlords yearned to be read, their lesson clear: the creature was no ally of man.
A work of somewhat similar character, but one in which the letterpress is of greater value, is the Centurie zoologique of Lesson, a single volume that, though bearing the date 1830 on its title-page, is believed to have been begun in 1829, 1 and was certainly not finished until 1831.
The rubric of 1532 had this curious wording: "And after the Second Lesson shall be used and said, Benedictus in English, as followeth."
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.
Unfortunately the lesson which his contemporaries learnt was not the importance of experiment, but only the need of contriving ether" systems "less open to objection; and thus the influence of Haller led directly to the theoretical subtleties of William Cullen and John Brown, and only indirectly and later on to the general anatomy of M.
The chivalry of France, undisciplined and careless of the lesson of Crecy and Poitiers, was quickly stung into action, and the French mounted men charged, only to be driven back in confusion.
18 he associated the lesson: "So long as thou thyself art merciful, God will also be merciful to thee."
The same law prevailing in all natures creation, in the plumage of birds, the painting of butterifies wings, the marking of shells, and in all the infinite variety and beauty of the floral kingdom, the lesson is constantly renewed to the observant eye.
To this is united the noble ideal of the suffering servant, which serves both as a contribution to the great problem of suffering as purifying and vicarious and as the interpretation to the mind of the nation itself of that nation's true function in the future, a lesson which the actual future showed that Israel was slow to receive.
That lesson was laid to heart, and he subsequently maintained a purely defensive attitude.
Yet it may be doubted whether any such division can be safely assumed; and it may suffice to repeat that no domestic tragedy has ever taught with more effective simplicity and thrilling truthfulness the homely double lesson of the folly of selfishness and the mad rashness of crime.
De Quatrefages, Les Polynesiens et leurs migrations (Paris, 1866); Abraham Fornander, An Account of the Polynesian Race (1877-1885); Henri Mager, Le Monde polynesien (Paris, 1902); Pierre Adolphe Lesson, Les Polynesiens, leur origine, &c. (Paris, 1880-1884); W.
The whole lesson is lost if the words "patrician" and "plebeian" are used in any but their strict sense.
It may be that in particular cases particular modes of cultivation disfavour the host; or that the soil, climate or seasons do so; but overwhelming evidence exists to show that the principal causes of epidemics reside in circumstances which favor the spread, nutrition and reproduction of the pest, and the lesson to be learnt is, that precautions against the establishment of such favoring conditions must be sought.
The growth of Clerical influence in France engendered a belief that Italy would soon have to defend with the sword her newly-won unity, while the tremendous lesson of the Franco-Prussian War convinced the military authorities of the need for thorough military reform.
It was in Italy that the military value of a network of roads was first appreciated by the Romans, and the lesson stood them in good stead in the provinces.
Xiv.), which point in the same direction, and indicate that the model of the liver was used as an object lesson to illustrate the method of divination through the liver.
It was a lesson intended to teach the Netherlanders the utter futility of opposition to the will of their lord.