There are also a clean race of frogs and tortoises, and a few mussels in it; muskrats and minks leave their traces about it, and occasionally a travelling mud-turtle visits it.
They weren't in a race, though, and the longer route would give her guests more time to explore.
The only genuine division of the Albanian race is that of Ghegs and Tosks; the Liaps, who inhabit the district between the Viossa and the sea, and the Tshams or Chams, who occupy the coast-land south of the Kalamas, are subdivisions of the Tosk family.
Just then the Scarecrow proposed a race between the Sawhorse and the Cab-horse; and although all the others were delighted at the suggestion the Sawhorse drew back, saying:
You're correct that there wouldn't be time for him to race downstairs and out of the building.
The barn door was open and the goats were scattering, forcing the dog to race from one end of the lot to the other.
When the poor see people like themselves (in terms of race, religion, age, gender, etc.) getting ahead, they buy into the legitimacy of the system more. 5.
(2) The purification and reformation of oneself for its reception, and (3) The improvement of the human race by striving for such purification.
That she, a starving artist who'd been dragged across the universe because her best friend felt sorry for her, was the key to saving an entire race of people was unimaginable.
Kind of beating the horse to the front of the pack a bit early in the race, isn't she?
Oh, for heaven's sake, Carmen, they're goats, not race horses.
Here the ruling race was at home.
The tall, fair and blue-eyed individuals who are found to the north-east of the Seine and in Normandy appear to be nearer in race to the Scandinavian and Germanic invaders; a tall and darker type with long faces and aquiline noses occurs in some parts of Franche-Co1nt and Champagne, the Vosges and the Perche.
They make shift to live merely by conformity, practically as their fathers did, and are in no sense the progenitors of a noble race of men.
The blood left her head in a race to her feet and her knees melted to follow.
He lowered his head to the side of her neck away from the camera and nuzzled her neck in a way that made her heart race faster.
These small individuals present apparently no other differences, and Sergi maintains that the difference is racial, these being the descendants of a race of pygmies who had emigrated from central Africa.
Examples may perhaps occasionally still be found in the uninhabited forests of Hungary and Transylvania, and occasionally in Spain and Greece, as well as in the Caucasus and in some of the Swiss cantons, but the original race has in most countries interbred with the domestic cat wherever the latter has penetrated."
The determination with which this remarkable race has maintained its mountain stronghold through a long series of ages has hitherto met with scant appreciation in the outside world.
When I think of the benefactors of the race, whom we have apotheosized as messengers from heaven, bearers of divine gifts to man, I do not see in my mind any retinue at their heels, any carload of fashionable furniture.
The kind uncles and aunts of the race are more esteemed than its true spiritual fathers and mothers.
May be the man you hoe with is inclined to race; then, by gorry, your mind must be there; you think of weeds.
There is a period in the history of the individual, as of the race, when the hunters are the "best men," as the Algonquins called them.
But the most luxuriously housed has little to boast of in this respect, nor need we trouble ourselves to speculate how the human race may be at last destroyed.
Sometimes the well dent is visible, where once a spring oozed; now dry and tearless grass; or it was covered deep--not to be discovered till some late day--with a flat stone under the sod, when the last of the race departed.
These ice-cutters are a merry race, full of jest and sport, and when I went among them they were wont to invite me to saw pit-fashion with them, I standing underneath.
Shall a man go and hang himself because he belongs to the race of pygmies, and not be the biggest pygmy that he can?
Fallen man has retained a love of idleness, but the curse weighs on the race not only because we have to seek our bread in the sweat of our brows, but because our moral nature is such that we cannot be both idle and at ease.
"You go ahead, Zakhar!" shouted Nicholas to his father's coachman, wishing for a chance to race past him.
Had he not seen the possibility of, and passionately desired, the regeneration of the sinful human race, and his own progress to the highest degree of perfection?
Jonathan said you were taking him to some kind of horse race tomorrow.
This animal can scarcely be regarded as more than a local race, and should be styled Oreamnus montanus kennedyi.
After the division of the Roman empire, the lands inhabited by the Albanian race became provinces of the Byzantine empire; northern Albania from Scutari to Berat formed the thema or province of Dyrrachium (Durazzo, Albanian Dourtz), southern Albania and Epirus the thema of Nikopolis.
These mountains were occupied, so early as we can find any record, by a cave-dwelling aboriginal race known as Horites, who were smitten by the much-discussed king Chedorlaomer (Gen.
The Albanians are apparently the most ancient race in southeastern Europe.
Horses are bred to some extent, while the native race of donkeys is remarkably small in size.
Besides the Belt there are several parks and reserves, including botanical and acclimatization gardens, the so-called Ocean Beach, and two race-courses.
Maximus, in which case the Indian race will be E.
If the differences in stature and form are constant, there can be no question as to the right of the dwarf Congo elephant to rank as a well-marked local race; the only point for consideration being whether it should not be called a species.
The great interest in connexion with a dwarf West African race of elephant is in relation to the fossil pigmy elephants of the limestone fissures and caves of Malta and Cyprus.
Pumilio will have to rank as a race of the Maltese species.
She stood beside Alex and listened to the truck door slam and the engine race when Josh started it.