There was shopping and packing to be done before they left on vacation.
There isn't much to tell.
There was the usual amount of discussion as to a name for me.
There is no play in them, for this comes after work.
Actually, she hadn't thought how it looked to others - and there had never been any doubt in her mind that she was fortunate to have Alex.
There is nothing else that I care about.
If there is not a new man, how can the new clothes be made to fit?
There is no reason any of them have to be.
There were sparks between them from the start.
There is actually no place in this village for a work of fine art, if any had come down to us, to stand, for our lives, our houses and streets, furnish no proper pedestal for it.
At first the piglet stuck in the neck of the vase and I thought I should get him, after all, but he wriggled himself through and fell down into the deep bottom part--and I suppose he's there yet.
But if you could trust him this way and there was no electricity, would it still be love?
I am now going to the war, the greatest war there ever was, and I know nothing and am fit for nothing.
The meat was smoking hot and the knives and forks were performing strange antics and jumping here and there in quite a puzzling way.
The sun had been under a cloud all day, and there had been brief showers; but suddenly the sun broke forth in all its southern splendour.
He must stand there until he sees some one else whisper.
In the still, dark world in which I lived there was no strong sentiment or tenderness.
Self-emancipation even in the West Indian provinces of the fancy and imagination--what Wilberforce is there to bring that about?
There were no balls of fire to be seen now.
They began to wonder if there were no people to inhabit this magnificent city of the inner world.
Daniel and his father would ride there on horseback.
There he cared for them with love and kindness; but no word did he speak in their hearing.
As for a Shelter, I will not deny that this is now a necessary of life, though there are instances of men having done without it for long periods in colder countries than this.
There was no way to defend her moral objections without seeding doubt in his mind.
"Why, there seems to be no night at all in this country," Zeb replied.
There were barriers still, it is true, but barriers that could in time be swept away.
He had no pencil, but there was a piece of black charcoal on the hearth.
Two other baby birds were there, that had not fallen out.
Once upon a time there was a famous Arab whose name was Al Mansur.
There were thousands of English soldiers in Boston.
It was only a pet calf that had come there to browse among the bushes.
"Yes, and this is not a time for discussing," he continued, "but for acting: there is war in Russia!
Seeing the position we are in, I think there is little need for discussion.
Millions will pour forth from there"--he pointed to the merchants' hall--"but our business is to supply men and not spare ourselves...
There are always so many conjectures as to the issue of any event that however it may end there will always be people to say: "I said then that it would be so," quite forgetting that amid their innumerable conjectures many were to quite the contrary effect.
The enormous Drissa camp was formed on Pfuel's plan, and there was no intention of retiring farther.
Headquarters are so full of Germans that a Russian cannot exist and there is no sense in anything.
His looks and cold tone to his daughter seemed to say: There, you see?
One day he would order his camp bed to be set up in the glass gallery, another day he remained on the couch or on the lounge chair in the drawing room and dozed there without undressing, while--instead of Mademoiselle Bourienne--a serf boy read to him.
"There was a letter from Prince Andrew today," he said to Princess Mary- -"Haven't you read it?"
It was unsatisfactory everywhere, but the corner behind the piano in the sitting room was better than other places: he had never slept there yet.
Ah yes, there was something else important, very important, that I was keeping till I should be in bed.