His scientific studies and discoveries awaken only an historical interest.
"Just keep it from me until I awaken on a spaceship?" she retorted.
of copper wire had been set up, with such satisfactory results as to awaken the practical interest of the Messrs Vail, iron and brass workers in New Jersey, who thenceforth became associated with Morse in his undertaking.
The Springs healed her wounds, but she did not awaken from death.
Public interest in education, however, began to awaken soon after the close of the War of Independence.
Once I slept, it was the sleep of the dead and I didn't awaken until Betsy jabbed me.
It remains, however, an open question whether the Russians will be able to bring new vigour to the country and awaken intellectual life.
She placed her wrist to Rhyn's mouth, willing him to awaken, to drink her.
Toby was wrestling with a bush and didn't respond. Katie breathed deeply and pushed forward, wanting very much to stop and sleep but suspecting she'd never awaken if she did. She didn't have enough food cubes to drive off more than one more demon attack. They'd have to find Rhyn and Gabe fast.
One good result of the famine was thoroughly to awaken Englishmen to their duty towards Ireland.
"Come, let's argue then," said Prince Andrew, "You talk of schools," he went on, crooking a finger, "education and so forth; that is, you want to raise him" (pointing to a peasant who passed by them taking off his cap) "from his animal condition and awaken in him spiritual needs, while it seems to me that animal happiness is the only happiness possible, and that is just what you want to deprive him of.
Sometimes Natasha noticed embarrassment and awkwardness on his part in her presence, especially when he wanted to do something to please her, or feared that something they spoke of would awaken memories distressing to her.
In short, Japanese pictures are like Japanese poetry: they do not supply thought but only awaken it.
I never could understand the fondness some people have for confusing their minds by dwelling on mystical books that merely awaken their doubts and excite their imagination, giving them a bent for exaggeration quite contrary to Christian simplicity.
His letters and his conversation were always full of whatever could awaken a healthy interest, and free from anything that might rouse illfeeling.
At Florence the pope came into closer contact with the humanists, and to this circumstance is due the gradual dominance which they attained in the Roman Curia - a dominance which, both in itself, and even more because of the frankly pagan leanings of many in that party, was bound to awaken serious misgivings.
In his Socratic power of convincing his pupils of their ignorance he did more than perhaps any other man of his time to awaken in those who came under his sway the desire for knowledge and the process of independent thought.
Planting late in spring should, as far as possible, be avoided, for the buds then begin to awaken into active life, and the draught upon the roots becomes great.
It had undoubtedly done much to awaken interest in social problems, and to call forth philanthropic zeal; but the movement soon travelled far beyond the limits that Leo would have set to it.
As this would awaken English jealousy, he sent Talleyrand to London with assurances that, if victorious, the French would annex no territory.
True, the impression conveyed by the attitude of the Catholic party at the second Diet of Spires had served to awaken the feeling for solidarity among the Evangelicals there assembled; and on the 22nd of April they had even secured the basis for a provisional alliance in the shape of a formula drawn up by Bucer and dealing with the Lord's Supper.
It took a few hard shakes for the man to awaken.
One of the expository discourses of John Knox (1505-1572), we are told, was of more power to awaken his hearers than a blast from "five hundred trumpets."
Herder had a genuine appreciation for early German painters, and helped to awaken the modern interest in Albrecht Diirer.
In the two preceding periods the rapid diffusion of literary culture following the Social War and the first Civil War was seen to awaken into new life the elements of original genius in Italy and Cisalpine Gaul.
He tried to awaken general opposition to the Institution scheme, and being suspended from his office as superintendent by a special district meeting, appealed to the law courts, which sustained the action of the district meeting.
Symonds lead one to imagine, suddenly throw off a cowl that has blinded the eyes for a thousand years to the beauty of the world around, and awaken all at once to the mere joy of living.
Burlingame's speeches did much to awaken interest in, and a more intelligent appreciation of, China's attitude toward the outside world.
84-98) show that Timon possessed some of the, qualities of a great satirist, together with a command of the hexameter; but he had no loftier aim than to awaken laughter.
The dying Siegfried calls on Briinnhilde to awaken, and asks " Who hath locked thee again in sleep?"
Often the word thus extruded is irrecoverable; Ginevra, 125 sqq., "The matin winds from the expanded flowers I Scatter their hoarded incense and awaken I The earth, until the dewy sleep is shaken From every living heart which it possesses I Through seas and winds, cities and wildernesses"; the second "winds" is a repetition of the first, but what should stand in its place, - "lands" or "strands" or "waves" or something else - no one can say.
awaken imagination - imagine it's a steering wheel.
Awaken Earth Gifts earth animals or plants with temporary sentience.
He rescues the elf, who falls into a comma and will not awaken unless given an antidote found only with the Varden.
But six years later, awaken he does, to a changed world.
Judson appealed to his American brethren to support him in missionary work among the heathen, and Rice returned to America to organize missionary societies to awaken interest in Judson's mission.
No agitation for the development of national defences, no beating of drums to awaken the military spirit, no anti-foreign clamour or invasion panic, no parading of uniforms and futile clash of arms, are necessary to entice the groundling and the bumpkin into the service.
As I parked in my barn, the beautiful little girl I've dreamt about began to squirm and awaken.
They left the orchard for the quiet city, which had not yet begun to awaken.
When he reached the age of fifteen the scholarly and literary instincts began to awaken.
They are remarkably heavy sleepers, and are readily captured by the inhabitants ascending the trees on which they roost, and noosing them before they awaken.
It is not to be supposed that Satan would convince men of sin or awaken the conscience.
affirmed when you are in a relaxed state, either when you awaken or just before going to sleep.
Why do you hope humankind will awaken from its nightmare and seek to establish brotherhood and goodwill on earth?
buckwheat pillow they awaken in the same position as when they fell asleep.
They do it to guide and awaken the consciousness of those that follow the path toward consciousness.
It will awaken an echo so powerful as to exceed the most optimistic expectations.
Signals cannot awaken the suspended thread; they remain pending until the thread resumes execution.
The idea of a child might awaken many deep-seated anxieties within the mother, especially if she has difficult memories from her own girlhood.
When you awaken in the morning's hush I am the swift uplifting rush Of quiet birds in circled flight.
longing desire to awaken the south.
sunshine Just set the timer and let the sunshine neodymium bulb awaken you nature's way.
Many people have told us that when using our buckwheat pillow they awaken in the same position as when they fell asleep.
Detox, invigorate and awaken the body with the refreshing citrus scent of sunny Florida grapefruit and minty undertones of wild Tunisian rosemary.
Her personal interest is helping people awaken the spirit within through an awareness of holistic living, contrasted with the divine spark within.
When an alarm occurs Deafgard's high-intensity flashing strobe provides a visual indicator and the under pillow pad vibrates to awaken guests.
Trying to awaken a cat out of a catatonic stupor is virtually useless.
Thus while its form would by analogy tend per se to awaken suspicion, its contents remove this feeling; and we may even infer from this surviving early formulation of local ecclesiastical tradition, that others of somewhat similar character came into being in the sub-apostolic age, but failed to survive save as embodied in later local teaching, oral or written, very much as if the Didache had perished and its literary offspring alone remained (see Didachf).
The change in Spain's economic policy, including an attempt to exploit the coalfields and to encourage both agriculture and commerce, helped to awaken hitherto dormant elements.
Often, polio survivors awaken from anesthetic shivering violently.
His plays were intended to awaken people to the need for social reform; the first, Widowers ' Houses, attacked slum landlords.
When an alarm occurs Deafgard 's high-intensity flashing strobe provides a visual indicator and the under pillow pad vibrates to awaken guests.
Some babies go peacefully to bed, but then sometime later in the night, they awaken and howl aggressively until someone comes to their rescue.
Because of this, she'll awaken often, and she won't care if it is day or night.
Don't immediately go to your child if you hear her awaken too early.
Unfortunately, this method often backfires, as an overly tired baby may not experience a peaceful slumber and in fact will probably awaken earlier than usual, cranky and still tired.
As the sense of smell is a complex mechanism, fragrances affect your sense of well-being, influence feelings and awaken memories.
Choosing the right fragrance can enhance your mood, reduce stress, and awaken feelings of romance.
The sleep walker may appear awake, with open eyes; however, they are not awake and they will be difficult to awaken.
As you gradually awaken and become more alert, the peaks and valleys begin to shrink in size and are spaced closer together.
harbouruld awaken to a Shi'ite Iraq alongside a Shi'ite Iran, which would harbor ambitions to dominate the Gulf.
Airflow is restricted as the person sleeps, causing the patient to awaken throughout the night.
Be sure and speak with your doctor if you are not getting a good night's sleep due to snoring or if you awaken frequently during the night.
The sensation can also be painful, leaving your hands and wrists sore after you awaken.
It is not uncommon to awaken suddenly when the cramp starts, with the pain lasting several minutes.
While it's not dangerous to awaken the sleepwalker, it can be very disruptive to the person who has been sleeping.
For many years, people believed that it was dangerous to awaken a sleepwalker, but there is no basis for this view.
There is, however, little reason to awaken a sleepwalking child, and it may be impossible to do so.
The intention is to condition a response to awaken when the bladder is full.
Nocturnal leg cramps-Cramps that may be related to exertion and awaken a person during sleep.
Parents should not attempt to awaken a child experiencing a night terror.
A child experiencing a night terror will be difficult to awaken or comfort, will not recognize her parent or caretaker, and will usually have no memory of the terrifying emotions that caused the sleep disturbance.
However fatty foods or spicy meals that may bring about digestive distress at bedtime may trigger sleep disturbances and awaken a child out of an otherwise peaceful slumber.
If it is difficult to obtain fetal movements, a vibroacoustic stimulator (VAS) is sometimes used to provide a loud noise to awaken the fetus and produce the desired results.
Vibroacoustic stimulation-In the biophysical profile, use of an artificial larynx to produce a loud noise to "awaken" the fetus.
Low level lasers energize and awaken the scalp by providing a high level of light.
If you seem to always have to go or awaken during the night to urinate, you may be pregnant.
You will awaken from your procedure fully alert, allowing you to get on with your life quickly and easily.
When you awaken, you may feel as though the dream was real.
Loud and startling alarms can also result in a disturbed night's sleep as people can awaken early "bracing" themselves for the alarm call.
Waking up in the morning can be a challenge for many people, and while allowing the body to awaken naturally is the best way to wake, for many people this is just not feasible.
The principle of the Zen alarm clock is to awaken people naturally, using natural noises.
The Shakti follower believes that each person has both male and female aspects within, and tantric yoga will help to awaken these and combine then into a single life force.
As I practiced yoga sadhana regularly along with my other daily responsibilities, I began to awaken and trust more in the Divine source.
In this case, this program is designed to "awaken your life force energy."
To awaken that divine being, we must be a strong source of light for others.
Another good short option is this morning routine, which will awaken all your senses, physical and mental, and get you ready to face even the most challenging of days.
First-time yoga students or those out of practice can pay a reduced price for a three-week introduction course to awaken their interest in yoga practice and provide a strong foundation to proceed into the beginner classes.
The tradition includes other rituals, including the identification with deities, yantra (mandalas or diagrams used to awaken higher consciousness) and mantra (sounds and words as the focus of concentration).
When the session is over, the hypnotist will ask you to awaken.
All that changes the night Johnny is involved in a car wreck, winding up in a coma that no one expects him to ever awaken from.
It can also be harder to awaken a person who is sleepwalking.
You will celebrate your body and awaken your sexuality without focusing on sex.
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