He lifted his master's tray.
"Slaves don't think, Two," his master's friend said.
It was time for his master's breakfast, so he went to the kitchens to fetch his food.
His master's friend, the man with eyes as green as the moss in the corner of Two's room, stood in his doorway.
His master's friend was powerful.
His master's friend had never hit him, but he scared Two.
There was an impatient note in his master's friend's voice that scared him.
"The woman in your head," the master's friend said.
He looked up, surprised to see his master's friend in his doorway, the man with eyes the color of the moss in the corner of his room.
You must do as I tell you, his master's friend said.
As usual, Two took up his place in the corner to await his master's orders.
Two wondered if she'd ever come out of his head, or if she had to stay there, like he stayed in his master's corner.
He jerked, surprised to find his master's friend, the one with eyes the color of the moss in his room, standing before him.
"What are you thinking?" his master's friend asked.
His master's friend moved closer, and he silently told kiri to be quiet, lest she be heard.
"Do you like the stars?" his master's friend asked.
His master's friend looked at him for a long minute.
The master's friend, the one with eyes the color of the moss in the corner of his room, stood before him.
The master's friend had heard her crying.
You should be used to it, or you wouldn't wear your dead master's mark.
He died at the master's lodge on the 1st of October 1886.
By a further act of 1541 - which was not repealed until 1845 - artificers, labourers, apprentices, servants and the like were forbidden to play bowls at any time save Christmas, and then only in their master's house and presence.
The new hall (1876), the organ there, entirely his gift (1885), and the cricket ground (1889), remain as external monuments of the master's activity.
JOHN MILL (c. 1645-1707), English theologian, was born about 1645 at Shap in Westmorland, entered Queen's College, Oxford, as a servitor in 166r, and took his master's degree in 1669 in which year he spoke the "Oratio Panegyrica" at the opening of the Sheldonian Theatre.
There he presented himself to the grand master of the Maltese order as Count Cagliostro, and curried favour with him as a fellow alchemist, for the grand master's tastes lay in the same direction.
These children were free, in any case, and their mother could not be sold, though she might be pledged, and she was free on her master's death.
In a word, he is from first to last an undomesticated and savage animal rendered serviceable by stupidity alone, without much skill on his master's part, or any co-operation on his own, save that of an extreme passiveness.
Of Aristotle's immediate successors one deserves to be noticed here, namely, Strato of Lampsacus, who developed his master's cosmology into a system of naturalism.
But his progress was so rapid that in two or three years he was able to take his master's place at the lecture-table, and Fourcroy and Vauquelin were so satisfied with his performance that they procured for him a school appointment in 1797 as teacher of chemistry, and in 1798 one as repetiteur at the Ecole Polytechnique.
He established an extraordinary reputation; his personality had a winning attractiveness; and he founded a school of mystics who powerfully affected Judaism after the master's death.
The influence of the German master's earlier style can be traced in his operas.
But in 1237 the Knights of the Sword were merged into the Teutonic Order, and Livonia became a province of the Order, with a master of its own under the grand master's control, just as, two years before, the Order had also absorbed the Knights of Dobrzin.
But the master of the Livonian province and the German master would not obey a Polish vassal, and went their own way; the German master took the grand master's place as a prince of the Empire.
On his deathbed he turned to the devoted pupils who watched over their master's last hours.
On hearing this message, Mahmud at first reproached Hasan with having caused him to break his word, but the wily treasurer succeeded in turning his master's anger upon Firdousi to such an extent that he threatened that on the morrow he would "cast that Carmathian (heretic) under the feet of his elephants."
Clauberg was one of the earliest teachers of the new doctrines in Germany and an exact and methodical commentator on his master's writings..
Hamba tuan, the master's slave, i.e.
Henceforward Lanfranc exercised a perceptible influence on his master's policy.
Entering the university of Erfurt in 1514, he took the bachelor's degree in 1515, the master's in 1516.
Unhappily the exertion of directing so many consecutive performances seems to have been too much for the veteran master's strength, for towards the close of 1882 his health began to decline rapidly.
He could be liberated by will, or, during his Emanci- master's life, by proclamation in the theatre, the law courts, or other public places, or by having his name inscribed in the public registers, or, in the later age of Greece, by sale or donation to certain temples - an act which did not make the slave a hierodulus but a freeman.
He gained considerable reputation in the disputation for his master's degree in February 1727.
With the beginning of the Civil War the legal status of the slave was changed by his master's being in arms. General B.
But Kiamil Pasha was not subservient enough to his imperial master's will, and his place was taken by a military man, Jevad Pasha, from whom no independence of action was to be apprehended.
Then, suddenly, an awkward half-grown boy who sat right in front of the master's desk turned squarely around and whispered to Tommy Jones, three desks away.
When the fairies heard this, they were greatly relieved and came forth from their hiding-places, confessed their fault, and asked their master's forgiveness.
Tikhon, like all good valets, instinctively knew the direction of his master's thoughts.
"What marvels!" she exclaimed, but hearing her master's voice she turned back, pulling down her tucked-up skirt.
At that moment the flames flared up and showed his young master's pale worn face.
The two bound men were led off to the master's house.
Do us the honor to come in, there's plenty of everything in the master's house.
So thought the major-domo on his master's behalf.
Terenty, when he had helped him undress and wished him good night, often lingered with his master's boots in his hands and clothes over his arm, to see whether he would not start a talk.
A curse on you who disrupt the master's plans; you will pay dearly when the time of reckoning finally arrives!
The scars covering him from head to toe were from more than his master's beatings.
He climbed the steps to his master's chamber and knocked.
Slaves don't drink the master's water.
One of his master's men—the one with the red eyes—shoved him away and took his canteen, dumping its contents.
He concluded he was his master's friend, or he wouldn't be here.
My master's reasons were his own.
She wore a collar like a dog with her master's name on it.
Scouting for your master's raid?
Landis's guards were many, but no one challenged a lowly page on his master's horse.
When, however, the Civil War began, he volunteered into the navy, was rated acting master's mate, and became a midshipman in October 1861, and a lieutenant in July 1862, serving in the North Atlantic blockading squadron.
On his release Consalvi hastened to his master's assistance; and he was soon after allowed to resume his functions under the restored pontificate at Rome.
I have heard of a dog that barked at every stranger who approached his master's premises with clothes on, but was easily quieted by a naked thief.
Don't you understand that either we are officers serving our Tsar and our country, rejoicing in the successes and grieving at the misfortunes of our common cause, or we are merely lackeys who care nothing for their master's business.
Daniel himself felt this, and as usual stood just inside the door, trying to speak softly and not move, for fear of breaking something in the master's apartment, and he hastened to say all that was necessary so as to get from under that ceiling, out into the open under the sky once more.