Nature is hard to be overcome, but she must be overcome.
I'm quite sure she's ripe, and as soon as she comes to life she will be the Ruler, and may treat us better than that heartless Prince intends to.
She walked toward it and found the horse tied to a tree and standing motionless, with its head hanging down almost to the ground.
They knew the kitten, by this time, so they scampered over to where she lay beside Jim and commenced to frisk and play with her.
"How is Uncle Henry?" she enquired, after a pause during which the horse continued to trot with long, regular strides.
She hires a contract programmer in Russia for $3000 to code it and advertises on Craig's List for a designer who will work for some stock.
She gets web hosting set up for the princely sum of $30 a month.
With these words she greeted Prince Vasili Kuragin, a man of high rank and importance, who was the first to arrive at her reception.
He did not even hear his mother's footsteps as she came into the room.
She stopped and gazed up at his face.
They say she has a family of young wolves up there; and that is why she kills so many lambs.
Leaving her thoughts behind, she started up the hill to meet Alex.
She shook her head.
Dorothy nearly went with them, but she was holding fast to the iron rail of the seat, and that saved her.
She lay hidden among some rocks, and nothing could make her stir.
She growled so loudly that the men and boys outside were frightened.
Strolling down to the footbridge, she leaned on the railing.
Would she ever outgrow the things mama had taught her?
She and Dad would have loved Alex.
Mother's about two thousand years old; but she carelessly lost track of her age a few centuries ago and skipped several hundreds.
The mother dragon probably knows the road to the earth's surface, and if she went the other way then we have come the wrong way, said the Wizard, thoughtfully.
So she told Benjamin to stay in the house and take care of his baby sister till she came back.
Linda thinks about this and decides she wants to keep it ad-free for now.
My Muse may be excused if she is silent henceforth.
She will be our expiation! shouted one man.
Dessalles wrote this letter to the Governor for Princess Mary, she signed it, and it was given to Alpatych with instructions to hand it to the Governor and to come back as quickly as possible if there was danger.
'Take me away,' says she, 'don't let me perish with my little children!
"Half-sister," she amended aloud.
Princess Mary spent half of every day with little Nicholas, watching his lessons, teaching him Russian and music herself, and talking to Dessalles; the rest of the day she spent over her books, with her old nurse, or with "God's folk" who sometimes came by the back door to see her.
She feared for her brother who was in it, was horrified by and amazed at the strange cruelty that impels men to kill one another, but she did not understand the significance of this war, which seemed to her like all previous wars.
She did not realize the significance of this war, though Dessalles with whom she constantly conversed was passionately interested in its progress and tried to explain his own conception of it to her, and though the "God's folk" who came to see her reported, in their own way, the rumors current among the people of an invasion by Antichrist, and though Julie (now Princess Drubetskaya), who had resumed correspondence with her, wrote patriotic letters from Moscow.
"No, Father," she replied in a frightened voice.
She could not have read the letter as she did not even know it had arrived.
When she had done so Princess Mary looked inquiringly at her father.
Princess Mary saw Dessalles' embarrassed and astonished look fixed on her father, noticed his silence, and was struck by the fact that her father had forgotten his son's letter on the drawing-room table; but she was not only afraid to speak of it and ask Dessalles the reason of his confusion and silence, but was afraid even to think about it.
She gave it to him and, unpleasant as it was to her to do so, ventured to ask him what her father was doing.
She kept begging to go away.
Folks,' she says, 'are all gone, so why,' she says, 'don't we go?'
"What marvels!" she exclaimed, but hearing her master's voice she turned back, pulling down her tucked-up skirt.
Understanding at once to whom she alluded, Prince Vasili said in a whisper:
She refused to go away and her father's fury broke over her in a terrible storm.
Trying to convict her, he told her she had worn him out, had caused his quarrel with his son, had harbored nasty suspicions of him, making it the object of her life to poison his existence, and he drove her from his study telling her that if she did not go away it was all the same to him.