Even Romas's mother had inquired about Kiera.
She again inquired whether everything was going well on the farm.
"Why not?" inquired Boris.
He inquired about her health, led the way to his mother, and having sat there for five minutes left the room.
As I had never heard it, I inquired of several of my friends if they recalled the words; no one seemed to remember it.
Having offered sacrifice and inquired how to renew the human race, they were ordered to cast behind them the "bones of the great mother," that is, the stones from the hillside.
But what, it may be inquired, is the value of " futures " relating to " middling " cotton to a broker whose contracts with spinners are not in " middling " cotton?
Modern research seems to show that living protoplasm, wherever it exists, is subject to certain laws and manifests itself by certain phenomena, and that there is no hard and fast line between what prevails in the two kingdoms. So it is with the diseased conditions to which it is a prey: there is a wonderful community of design, if the term may be used in such a sense, between the diseases of animals and plants, which becomes singularly striking and instructive the more they are inquired into.
He was one of David's most trusted advisers, and his counsel was "as though one inquired of the word of God."
One day in midsummer, when I was hoeing, a man who was carrying a load of pottery to market stopped his horse against my field and inquired concerning Wyman the younger.
As chief pontiff he inquired rigorously into the character of the vestal virgins, three of whom were buried alive; he enforced the laws against adultery, mutilation, and the grosser forms of immorality, and forbade the public acting of mimes.
Nicholas inquired, frowning slightly.
The histology of the nervous system of Mollusca has yet to be seriously inquired into.
"Then what is this blood on the gun carriage?" inquired Tushin.
That this may be conveniently inquired into, synods are to be held, three in every year, in each province, and questions of this kind examined.
This David recognized, and, summoning the injured clan, inquired what expiation could be made.
Pompey deferred his decision until he should have inquired into the state of the Nabataeans, who had shown themselves to be capable of dominating the Jews in the absence of the Roman army.
Why the circular form was chosen for the skep need not be inquired into, beyond saying that its shape conforms to that of a swarm, as the bees usually hang clustered on the branch of a neighbouring tree or bush after issuing from the parent hive.
Jeffrey Byrne asked about Randy's ball game and inquired about the mail.
I inquired of her where she had read this; she did not remember having read it, did not seem to know that she had learned it.
As I had never read this story, or even heard of the book, I inquired of Helen if she knew anything about the matter, and found she did not.
The Samaritans, who otherwise shared the scruples of the Jews about the utterance of the name, seem to have used it in judicial oaths to the scandal of the rabbis.4 The early Christian scholars, who inquired what was the true name of the God of the Old Testament, had therefore no great difficulty in getting the information they sought.
Passing one day through the Forum, Gregory saw some handsome slaves offered for sale, and inquired their nation.
Smith, inquired whether the retirement could be arrested, but Major-General Sir R.
As we had never seen or heard of any such story as this before, we inquired of her where she read it; she replied, "I did not read it; it is my story for Mr. Anagnos's birthday."
Lord Granville further inquired whether Italy would co-operate in pacifying the Sudan, and received an affirmative reply.
149-153) in their visitations inquired whether censers had been furnished for use.
It may be inquired what meaning is to be attached to these expressions, and what are the conditions and the nature of the changes assumed by them.
inquired who she was, and got introduced, and asked her for the two next.
The pathology of intra-cardiac and vascular murmurs has also been inquired into experimentally, the general impression being that these abnormal sounds result, in most cases at least, from the production of a sonorous liquid vein.
After the victory, the prince inquired for Sir James, who was brought to the royal tent, where Edward told him he had been the bravest knight on his side, and granted him an annuity of five hundred marks.
If he inquired, and there was no such negotiation, his question might be interpreted in a very troublesome way; moreover, we should put the idea of selling the shares into the khedive's head, which would be unfortunate.
Locke next inquired to what extent knowledge - in the way either of intuitive certainty, demonstrative certainty, or sense perception - is possible, in regard to each of the four (already mentioned) sorts of knowable relation.
Marya Dmitrievna's deep voice suddenly inquired from the other end of the table.
"And how do you get on with the officers?" inquired Zherkov.
What is it all about? inquired Prince Andrew impatiently.
How was it that two guns were abandoned in the center? he inquired, searching with his eyes for someone.
Boris inquired what news there might be on the staff, and what, without indiscretion, one might ask about our plans.
And what did he say? inquired Bolkonski.
"What were you thinking about just now, Nicholas?" inquired Natasha.
"And how does one do it in a barn?" inquired Sonya.
On reaching Petersburg he inquired for Kuragin but the latter had already left the city.
He found the Cossacks, inquired for the regiment operating with Platov's detachment and by evening found his master, Nicholas Rostov, quartered at Yankovo.
"Why don't you speak?" she inquired of a very old man who stood just in front of her leaning on his stick.
"Get over what?" inquired Pierre, looking displeased.
"Whose caleche is that?" she inquired, leaning out of the carriage window.
Kutuzov looked at them searchingly, stopped his carriage, and inquired what regiment they belonged to.
"Who gave the report?" inquired Shcherbinin, taking the envelope.
"Yes, and where do you put the others?" inquired Dolokhov.
Noticing the black outline of a man crossing the road, Dolokhov stopped him and inquired where the commander and officers were.
Organization and healing have been keenly inquired into, with results which seem to point the lesson that all methods of healing are to be regarded as extensions of the natural phenomena of growth.
Archimedes maintained that each particle of a fluid mass, when in equilibrium, is equally pressed in every direction; and he inquired into the conditions according to which a solid body floating in a fluid should assume and preserve a position of equilibrium.
At the end of the 8th century Charlemagne inquired of the bishops of his empire as to current forms. The reply of Amalarius of Trier is important because it shows that he not only used the received text, but also connected it with the Roman order of Baptism.
At all the more interesting sites he took up his abode for a time; he examined, he inquired, he made measurements, he accumulated materials.
To the north lay the lake to which the answer of the Delphic oracle referred, Kiva Kaµapevav, when the citizens inquired as to the advisability of draining it.
The people of the district to which the candidate belonged were called together; his qualifications for the privileges about to be conferred upon him were inquired into; and, if he were deemed fitted and worthy to receive them, his chief, his father, or one of his near kinsmen presented him with a shield and a lance.
Antiochus replied that he was recovering the territory won by Seleucus his ancestor, and inquired by what right did the Romans dispute with him about the free cities in Asia (Polyb.
Astonished by the sight of their long hair and extraordinary costume, he inquired what religion they professed, and getting no satisfactory answer threatened to exterminate them, unless by the time of his return from the war they should have embraced either Islam or one of the creeds tolerated in the Koran.
It may be useful, as an illustration of one opinion on this subject, to continue here the citation of Dr Prichard's comparison between man and the lower animals: " If it be inquired in what the still more remarkable difference consists, it is by no means easy to reply.
I one evening overtook one of my townsmen, who has accumulated what is called "a handsome property"--though I never got a fair view of it--on the Walden road, driving a pair of cattle to market, who inquired of me how I could bring my mind to give up so many of the comforts of life.
A deep voice interrupted them briefly as Alex inquired.
I hope I never inquired within myself whether he did or no.
inquired where I came from, and where I was going, he offered to carry my bag.
In May 1647 in company with Skippon, Ireton and Fleetwood, he visited the army, inquired into and reported on the grievances, and endeavoured to persuade them to submit to the parliament."
He inquired, he says, into everything that is done by men under the sun (i.
As censor of the conduct of citizens it inquired into every man's source of income and punished the idle (Plut.
On returning to South Africa after the Raid inquiry at Westminster in 1897, ' In his evidence before the House of Commons Select Committee which inquired into the Raid, Rhodes did not object to the continued existence of the republic " for local matters," but desired a federal South Africa under the British flag; see Blue Book (165) 1897 p. 21; also Sir Lewis Michell's Life of Rhodes, vol.
"Whom do you want?" someone inquired.
We have still six hundred quarters left, he inquired.
"Where is he?" he inquired.
If you've recently inquired about the price of professional air duct cleaning, you're probably wondering "can I clean my air ducts myself?"
You have three seconds for your mind to travel back to that solemn moment when you remember buying your PS3 and the salesperson at Best Buy inquired as to whether you'd like to purchase an extended warranty.
Have you inquired about any promotional plans?
If you have recently taken a trip, signed up with a travel agent or inquired about a particular company, you may find a few coupons in your mailbox in the upcoming months.
When Martha inquired about licensing the nighties in the USA, I knew I had found somebody with the same appreciation and passion for the nighties as my customers have.
Music legend has it that he inquired about her lover.
While walking by a fax machine in his mansion's office, he spotted her picture and inquired about her to his staff.
He bade farewell to his friends, inquired after the health of Drusus's daughter who was ill, and then quietly expired in the arms of the wife who for more than fifty years had been his most intimate and trusted guide and counsellor, and to whom his last words were an exhortation to "live mindful of our wedded life."
inquired when I purchased it.
Kant perceives that " perception without conception is blind, conception without perception is empty," but if he goes so far ought he not to have gone still further and inquired whether there can be any perception at all without a concept, any concept which does not presuppose a precept, and, if this is impossible, whether the distinction between a world of appearance which is known and a world of things-in-themselves which is not, is not illusory ?
"The Pavlograd hussars?" he inquired.
"Did you see it yourselves?" he inquired.
"Where is your dispatch?" he inquired.
Material Cause of DifferentiationIt may be inquired, in conclusion, if there are any facts which throw light upon the internal mechanism of differentiation, whether spontaneous or induced; if it is possible to refer it to any material cause.
355) it is distinctly said that they are not to be inquired into.
"Well, where did you disappear to?" inquired Denisov.
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