They knew that the master would be as good as his word.
Something about his flippant answer made her think he would be a master at verbal fencing.
They plead for me, their master, to stop but I never will now that I know what I'm capable of accomplishing.
As soon as the provocatively gay strains of Daniel Cooper (somewhat resembling those of a merry peasant dance) began to sound, all the doorways of the ballroom were suddenly filled by the domestic serfs--the men on one side and the women on the other--who with beaming faces had come to see their master making merry.
Reluctantly, he walked up the sloping hill and to the door that opened automatically for its master, unlike the portal home.
It might have helped if you'd done your homework, master Dean.
The awkward boy turned again and whispered so loudly that even the master could not help hearing: "Tommy, you deserve a thrashing!"
"Who will sing us a song?" said the master woodman as he threw a fresh log upon the fire.
People play chess, so that object playing the Grand Master must be a person.
Shakespeare was undoubtedly the greatest master the English language has ever known and, quite probably, will ever know.
Two continued to the master's command center, where his master was planning a battle.
If she stayed in his head, his master wouldn't beat her like he did him.
She had to do what his master said, too.
At least his master couldn't touch her if she stayed in his head.
He couldn't remember what the master had ordered him away to do.
No, the master had been waiting to kill him, had been feeding Damian the same juice Two stopped drinking.
And now that he'd done what she asked and saved Damian, he would return to kiri to convince her to return to his head, before his master killed her.
"Master, they've penetrated the perimeter!" a voice shouted from down the hallway.
The idea Darkyn voluntarily took a bond to a human when he made a name for himself disobeying his former master … There might be a reason Darkyn hadn't explained it to his mate.
It was silly and sentimental, but she wanted to paint the master bedroom first.
"When your master asks, you answer," he snarled.
"Here,--piggy, piggy, piggy!" called their master, anxiously.
"I could if I happened to be a real wizard," returned the master sadly.
George's brothers knew the master of a trading ship who was getting ready to sail to England.
Then the master thought of a plan.
"Elihu Burritt, take your place on the floor," said the master sternly.
Some of these bundles contained the things they would need on the road; some contained clothing; and some contained goods which the master would sell in the city.
But when a great scholar like Professor Kittredge interprets what the master said, it is "as if new sight were given the blind."
Our hearts beat fast, and our hands trembled with excitement, not fear, for we had the hearts of vikings, and we knew that our skipper was master of the situation.
Cato says, the master of a family (patremfamilias) must have in his rustic villa "cellam oleariam, vinariam, dolia multa, uti lubeat caritatem expectare, et rei, et virtuti, et gloriae erit," that is, "an oil and wine cellar, many casks, so that it may be pleasant to expect hard times; it will be for his advantage, and virtue, and glory."
But no friendly Indian concerned himself about me; nor needed he, for the master of the house was at home.
The artist was a master of perspective, causing the viewers to be amazed by his paintings.
On seeing the young master, the elder one with frightened look clutched her younger companion by the hand and hid with her behind a birch tree, not stopping to pick up some green plums they had dropped.
He found the Cossacks, inquired for the regiment operating with Platov's detachment and by evening found his master, Nicholas Rostov, quartered at Yankovo.
For Gallicisms I won't be responsible," she remarked, turning to the author: "I have neither the money nor the time, like Prince Galitsyn, to engage a master to teach me Russian!"
The sergeant ran up to the officer and in a frightened whisper informed him (as a butler at dinner informs his master that there is no more of some wine asked for) that there were no more charges.
Kutuzov's general expression was one of concentrated quiet attention, and his face wore a strained look as if he found it difficult to master the fatigue of his old and feeble body.
Man can be master of nothing while he fears death, but he who does not fear it possesses all.
Makar Alexeevich, the brother of my late master--may the kingdom of heaven be his--has remained here, but he is in a weak state as you know, said the old servant.
* "Are you the master here?"
"Master, not here--don't understand... me, you..." said Gerasim, trying to render his words more comprehensible by contorting them.
Its lack of a master, a name, or even of a breed or any definite color did not seem to trouble the blue-gray dog in the least.