All of which was beside the point.
Connie returned with a cool damp rag which she placed on Lisa's face and then the back of her neck.
All of which was irrelevant.
The dining room was directly off the kitchen, which was also lavish.
Speaking of which, where was Alex?
Surprisingly, Darcie was good company, which helped the trip go by faster.
Just behind the royal standard-bearers came the Princess Ozma in her royal chariot, which was of gold encrusted with emeralds and diamonds set in exquisite designs.
In the vegetable gardens they found the strawberries and melons, and several other unknown but delicious fruits, of which they ate heartily.
Lisa stared after him; unsure which was more intriguing, the man or the path.
Then he looked up to find the nest from which they had fallen.
It was simply that he didn't want to tell her - which amounted to the same thing.
To his delight they were now plainly visible, which proved that they had passed beyond the influence of the magical Valley of Voe.
This will turbocharge science, which will no longer rely exclusively on slow observations in real time.
Which would kill her, the Indians or the country?
"How is Uncle Henry?" she enquired, after a pause during which the horse continued to trot with long, regular strides.
The Wizard opened his satchel and got out some sticking-plaster with which he mended the cuts Jim had received from the claws of the bears.
So he painted a beautiful picture which seemed to be covered with a curtain.
Science's progress over the past few hundred years has been determined mainly by the relatively slow speed at which we were able to collect data.
Now you need shoes—but which ones?
And from the sacred mountain I heard a voice which said, "Knowledge is love and light and vision."
But their journey was almost over, for in a short time they reached a small cave from which there was no further outlet.
His clothing fitted his form snugly and was gorgeously colored in brilliant shades of green, which varied as the sunbeams touched them but was not wholly influenced by the solar rays.
Instead, he drew a leathern case from his pocket and took from it several sharp knives, which he joined together, one after another, until they made a long sword.
"Which would you rather have" asked the caliph, "three hundred pieces of gold, or three wise sayings from my lips?"
The same evening that the prince gave his instructions to Alpatych, Dessalles, having asked to see Princess Mary, told her that, as the prince was not very well and was taking no steps to secure his safety, though from Prince Andrew's letter it was evident that to remain at Bald Hills might be dangerous, he respectfully advised her to send a letter by Alpatych to the Provincial Governor at Smolensk, asking him to let her know the state of affairs and the extent of the danger to which Bald Hills was exposed.
Alex admired the breasts - which probably rated him right up there with the majority of men.
There could be a number of reasons that Sarah would welcome her as a daughter-in-law, not the least of which was the goings-on down that path.
He seemed comfortable with his surroundings, which was surprising in itself.
Of course, a little make-up and the right clothes could do wonders - which was a good way to wind up straying off the path she had mapped before she left home.
It isn't a matter of which I love more.
All of which was neither here nor there.
"Always busy," replied Michael Ivanovich with a respectfully ironic smile which caused Princess Mary to turn pale.
(One of the prince's favorite occupations of late had been the preparation of some papers he meant to leave at his death and which he called his "will.")
When Michael Ivanovich returned to the study with the letter, the old prince, with spectacles on and a shade over his eyes, was sitting at his open bureau with screened candles, holding a paper in his outstretched hand, and in a somewhat dramatic attitude was reading his manuscript-- his "Remarks" as he termed it--which was to be transmitted to the Emperor after his death.
He had the letter taken from his pocket and the table--on which stood a glass of lemonade and a spiral wax candle--moved close to the bed, and putting on his spectacles he began reading.
As he went along he looked with pleasure at the year's splendid crop of corn, scrutinized the strips of ryefield which here and there were already being reaped, made his calculations as to the sowing and the harvest, and asked himself whether he had not forgotten any of the prince's orders.
What struck him most was the sight of a splendid field of oats in which a camp had been pitched and which was being mown down by the soldiers, evidently for fodder.
Wearing a waistcoat over his cotton shirt, Ferapontov was standing before his shop which opened onto the street.
Involuntarily listening now to the firing, which had drawn nearer and was increasing in strength, Alpatych hurried to his inn.
The town was being bombarded by a hundred and thirty guns which Napoleon had ordered up after four o'clock.
The roar of guns, the whistling of projectiles, and the piteous moaning of the cook, which rose above the other sounds, did not cease for a moment.
The evening sky that had been so clear was clouded with smoke, through which, high up, the sickle of the new moon shone strangely.