Calm, she was able to focus.
The natural day is very calm, and will hardly reprove his indolence.
He already felt the loss of her calm energy, but he had no idea what to do about it.
There were still 7 minutes remaining and everyone needed to remain calm.
His voice was calm and deliberate.
"Lisa," he ordered in a calm voice.
The night was calm and fresh.
He simply continued to speak in a calm voice.
I felt proud to know that the liberties of Massachusetts and of our fatherland were in such safe keeping; and as I turned to my hoeing again I was filled with an inexpressible confidence, and pursued my labor cheerfully with a calm trust in the future.
He appeared calm and in control again, if not relaxed, with the only three men he'd ever trusted.
His conversation always related entirely to himself; he would remain calm and silent when the talk related to any topic that had no direct bearing on himself.
She left, stopping in the shadow world to try to calm herself.
"You're gonna have to fix me," he said, as calm as she was not.
The man with the star regarded her with his calm, expressionless eyes.
His voice was so calm that she wasn't sure she had heard him right.
Standing on the smooth sandy beach at the east end of the pond, in a calm September afternoon, when a slight haze makes the opposite shore-line indistinct, I have seen whence came the expression, "the glassy surface of a lake."
He was not a very large man, but was well formed and had a beautiful face--calm and serene as the face of a fine portrait.
The sultriness was present, along with the calm steadiness of her blue gaze.
How could he be so calm about it?
We drove home with Betsy trying in vain to calm Molly down, telling her we weren't in any danger.
Deidre held his gaze, heart quick but calm in her decision.
His gaze was calm and intense, and she flushed beneath his scrutiny.
He was so calm and methodical during the whole business it made it that much worse.
I get off on killing you idiots, she said in the same calm voice she used with Jonny.
The calm spread through her again.
Jule sensed a great deal of turmoil behind his calm features and pitied the man.
His cold gaze was calm and steady, his long fangs resting on his lower lip.
You may see from a boat, in calm weather, near the sandy eastern shore, where the water is eight or ten feet deep, and also in some other parts of the pond, some circular heaps half a dozen feet in diameter by a foot in height, consisting of small stones less than a hen's egg in size, where all around is bare sand.
You need something to calm you down.
In my house we were so near that we could not begin to hear--we could not speak low enough to be heard; as when you throw two stones into calm water so near that they break each other's undulations.
"Our agreement was for helping you clean house," she reminded him in a calm purr.
Pierre felt it strange to see this calm, indifferent crowd of people unaware of what was going on in his soul.
Now he rode beside Ilyin under the birch trees, occasionally plucking leaves from a branch that met his hand, sometimes touching his horse's side with his foot, or, without turning round, handing a pipe he had finished to an hussar riding behind him, with as calm and careless an air as though he were merely out for a ride.
She can take Martha's place, trying to calm Howie down enough so he can nod off but keep beating on her the importance of keeping her mouth shut.
Terror washed over her at his calm, controlled words.
It flowed between them: balanced, calm, powerful.
But the Sawhorse introduced the stranger in a calm tone, saying:
Calm yourself, my dear.
Groucho stepped between the two men in an effort to calm the situation.
He did not know that Natasha's soul was overflowing with despair, shame, and humiliation, and that it was not her fault that her face happened to assume an expression of calm dignity and severity.
"Calm down," the nurse said.
The sense of peace and calm at his core returned as her energy flowed through him.
Her calm acceptance faded, replaced by turmoil.
He was in a state of suppressed excitement and irritation, though controlledly calm as a man is at the approach of a long-awaited moment.
His golden eyes were calm, his large frame relaxed with the feline grace that made her hormones wild.
A shopkeeper with red pimples on his cheeks near the nose, and a calm, persistent, calculating expression on his plump face, hurriedly and ostentatiously approached the officer, swinging his arms.
Now, the calm male's voice ordered.
Her large blue-green eyes were clear and calm, the curves of her slender frame complemented by the cut and drape of the dress.
The weather was calm, and the rustle and tramp of the French troops already beginning to move to take up their positions were clearly audible.
"Oh, so that is Vereshchagin!" said Pierre, looking at the firm, calm face of the old man and seeking any indication of his being a traitor.
"Yes, and the assailant too," I shook his hand and tried to calm my voice so I didn't sound like stammering fool, "He's a serial killer.
His usually calm face showed excitement.
I know that no better man than he exists, and I am calm and contented now.
Keep calm, I will call again tomorrow, said Metivier; and putting his fingers to his lips he hastened away.
His calm voice assured her he wasn't going to pass judgment on her gift.
Pierre was always astonished at Prince Andrew's calm manner of treating everybody, his extraordinary memory, his extensive reading (he had read everything, knew everything, and had an opinion about everything), but above all at his capacity for work and study.
See if you can calm him down.
As much as she hated herself for feeling it, she needed his touch to calm her.
The prince's tone was so calm and confident that Princess Mary unhesitatingly believed him.
Next day he woke calm and cheerful.
Her face was calm, gentle, and happy.
How beautiful the sky looked; how blue, how calm, and how deep!
Her features were more defined and had a calm, soft, and serene expression.
She sucked in a breath, struggling to calm herself.
It was calm, and at intervals the bugle calls and the shouts of the enemy could be heard from the hill.
For a long time he was silent, as if astonished, then he jumped out of bed, ran to me in his shirt, and sobbed so that I could not calm him for a long time.
The air around her shimmered with subtle, calm power that thrilled him.
Calm yourself, said Rostov.
In the offices and shops and at the post office everyone was talking about the army and about the enemy who was already attacking the town, everybody was asking what should be done, and all were trying to calm one another.
His face wore a calm look of piety and resignation to the will of God.
He again recalled all the details of the victory and his own calm courage during the battle, and feeling reassured he dozed off....
Officers who approached him with disturbed countenances became calm; soldiers and officers greeted him gaily, grew more cheerful in his presence, and were evidently anxious to display their courage before him.
The princess' beautiful eyes with all their former calm radiance were looking with tender affection and pity at Mademoiselle Bourienne's pretty face.
But just at moments when such thoughts occurred to him, he would ask in a particularly calm and absent-minded way, which inspired the respect of the onlookers, Will it be long?
Like the others this fifth man seemed calm; he wrapped his loose cloak closer and rubbed one bare foot with the other.
They sat a little while downstairs near his room till they had left off crying and were able to go to him with calm faces.
In his words, his tone, and especially in that calm, almost antagonistic look could be felt an estrangement from everything belonging to this world, terrible in one who is alive.
All day it had been calm and frosty with occasional lightly falling snow and toward evening it began to clear.
Thanks to my wife's calm and nurturing manner the balance of the morning passed peacefully.
I resolved to remain calm for her sake and talked of nothing but positive certainty of our escape.
At this everyone in the Throne Room suddenly became quiet, and the kitten continued, in a calm, mocking tone of voice:
Natasha could not remain calm, seeing him in such a plight.
He paused and sighed, evidently trying to calm himself.
Natasha was calm, though a severe and grave expression had again settled on her face.
I managed to calm myself enough to relate what little I knew of what happened to the people with whom we'd both worked so closely.
"Okay," she said, startled by his calm statement.
The stranger sat without stirring, either resting or, as it seemed to Pierre, sunk in profound and calm meditation.
And his soul felt calm and peaceful.
The look of his eyes was resolute, calm, and animatedly alert, as never before.
"Now, you have a choice to make," the devil said with a calm smile.
He scared her, and she touched him instinctively, wanting his cool energy to help calm her emotions.
Or perchance, at evening, I hear him in his stable blowing off the superfluous energy of the day, that he may calm his nerves and cool his liver and brain for a few hours of iron slumber.
She was even- tempered and calm and quite as cheerful as of old.
While the sea of history remains calm the ruler-administrator in his frail bark, holding on with a boat hook to the ship of the people and himself moving, naturally imagines that his efforts move the ship he is holding on to.
"You have met him, Aunt?" said she in a calm voice, unable herself to understand that she could be outwardly so calm and natural.
His pale face was calm, his eyes closed, and they could see his regular breathing.
"In couples," replied the officer in command in a calm voice.
On Konovnitsyn's handsome, resolute face with cheeks flushed by fever, there still remained for an instant a faraway dreamy expression remote from present affairs, but then he suddenly started and his face assumed its habitual calm and firm appearance.
Esaul Lovayski the Third was a tall man as straight as an arrow, pale- faced, fair-haired, with narrow light eyes and with calm self- satisfaction in his face and bearing.
The restaurant's skylights allow natural lumination to filter into the room, and the natural stones, metals, and earth tones in the décor create a calm, soothing atmosphere.
I was, for a reason known to God alone, much more calm than the situation dictated.
Do you want me to try and calm him down; talk him out of it?
"Calm down, Howie," Betsy said.
It managed to calm the sense of urgency he always felt.
"I can't believe—" "I believe her, Damian," Dusty said in a calm voice.
"Dusty, calm them down," Jule ordered.
The little man gave a bow to the silent throng that had watched him, and then the Prince said, in his cold, calm voice:
"Can one be calm in times like these if one has any feeling?" said Anna Pavlovna.
Boris was tall and fair, and his calm and handsome face had regular, delicate features.
With her imperturbable calm she did not begin to speak in front of the valet.
The midwife was already on her way to meet her, rubbing her small, plump white hands with an air of calm importance.
To her surprise and distress she found that her prayers did not calm her excitement.
But they... they were steady and calm all the time, to the end... thought he.
I smiled in an attempt to calm her down.
His golden eyes were calm, and he was dressed as if he'd just finished sparring.
Señor Medena's gaze was stern, but his voice was calm.
Mrs. Marsh turned to Adrienne, and her voice was calm.
Suddenly she was calm.
Though his eyes were still dark, the devil appeared calm.
It left her calm.
The strange calm she felt around Zamon remained, and she recalled more clearly Darkyn's words about how the original Dark One lured in his prey.
A head taller than her, he was lean and calm, his black eyes missing nothing.
Here, he was calm and calculating.
Today, he seemed … calm, if the ruthless Dark One could be called that.
He went to the lake and the souls, the only place that seemed to calm him.
Only Andre would manage to sound calm standing before two creatures with enough power to turn him to dust.
"I think that's an excellent idea," Alex said, his voice calm and even.
"My husband has just been stabbed," she said in a voice that was too calm to be her own.
That was the end of her stunned calm.
The detached information sounded like she was hysterical, but she felt calm.
She was lifted to her feet and Bill spoke to her in a calm voice.
One of us has to keep the other calm, and it won't be me.
He watched his expelled breath float away from him, his calm features hiding the anger in his blood.
The sense of calm settling inside her was unnatural, like the rest of the day.
Now, he waited to heal and to calm down.
"I just need a minute," he said in a calm, level voice.
Her insides quaked, but she breathed deeply to keep calm and focus her mind.
He was calm and patient as always, but she wasn't about to piss off her last friend on the planet.
Pacing, she tried to calm herself, as she had been both times the portal did work for her.
He was so calm, as if they were negotiating over a car and not eternity together.
"Let's just calm down and not jump off any cliffs," Rhyn said, holding up his hands.
It was followed by warm energy that Gabriel pushed into her body to calm her.
Though he always sounded quietly confident, the new note in his voice was one of calm self-assurance.
His tone was calm.
His tone was controlled, his features calm, his eyes the only indication of the fire in his blood.
A familiar sense of calm filled her.
The world outside her was calm, but the storm within her brewed.
She was contemplative and calm, sad but not suicidal.
Her headache was returning, her heart beating so fast she knew she'd pass out if she didn't calm down.
His order was calm, the slight accent in his voice foreign.
She jumped, unaware she'd ruffled him despite the calm exterior.
It's been calm for the past few hundred years, but I don't think any of us have forgotten that five hundred year period where we were at each other's throats.
Fury lit her insides at his calm words, as if he wasn't responsible for destroying her life!
"When you calm down, we'll --" he started.
His calm words terrified her.
Daniela just inside the entrance, and her normally calm face took on an expression of sudden irritation.
Both were outwardly calm, though tense enough that a hair landing on their arms would make them snap.
She'd never seen his attention stay any one place for long, but today, he was actually calm.
"As you wish," Sasha said in a voice so calm it drew the gazes of everyone in the room.
She felt like petting the healer to calm him as she might Toby.s cat but suspected it wouldn.t be welcome.
His whole body shaking, he tried to calm himself and withdrew, wanting to wipe away the taint of Sasha.s blood from his clothing and skin.
The warriors made no move to corner the critter or even calm Kiera down.
"Kiera, it's okay, just calm-- " "Evelyn!"
They sat dutifully, sharing the pillow, and were calm for several moments before a discreet elbow match broke out between them.
He was calm and quiet, waiting.
His sister appeared calm but glanced at him several times.
The guest was relaxed, his penetrating gaze calm and weary.
It was packed with warriors facing a screen with A'Ran's calm, hard image displayed.
"Not too long, and only until the space war is calm enough for me to evacuate you," he said firmly.
He said nothing but withdrew a communications device and began issuing calm commands to his men.
Mansr's calm voice sent a tremor through him.
"I just hope it isn't the calm before the storm," she added, holding up crossed fingers.
The Deans referred to the episode as the storm before the calm.
In an attempt to calm his wife's progressive nervousness, and because he too felt like a snort, Dean broke out a jug of left over Christmas cheer.
He wanted to scream at him; to demand an explanation, but understood how fruitless that would be and measured his best course to remain calm.
You're here because Sarah wants to give you some time to calm down and accept things.
Her presence had already served to calm him.
Not really, just calm my nerves.
Jackson's instinct encouraged him to hold her and calm himself enough to calm her.
Once she gets enough blood in him, he'll calm down.
You better calm down, or else your appearance is going to be the least of your worries.
She met his eyes and rasped, "Run," Jackson and Sarah both battled to break free, while Connor fought to remain calm.
The masculine voice was low and calm, his speech marked by a Southern drawl.
Blue eyes were sharp and his handsome façade calm.
Her soft voice was always calm.
He didn't expect the calm words.
Despite his calm words, his gaze displayed his anger.
He looked as calm as he sounded, and she wondered how he could face his own possible death with such confidence and poise.
Lana smiled faintly, grateful for the familiar woman's gruff calm.
Elise was pacing and Dan calm.
When things calm down, I'll tell you more about my shared history with Brady's family.
He was freezing and drenched. He tested his power and found it wasn't just calm – it was bound. He couldn't access its depths, couldn't call upon a portal to send the damn angel home.
"Calm down, Toby," the death-dealer said.
"She's not dead," Rhyn said and drew an even breath, trying to calm the side of him that was screaming for him to find her as fast as he could.
It led to the last apocalyptic age that predated my predecessor here. It was not a good time, Rhyn. I'm hoping I can calm the waters down.
Do you want to sit here a few minutes and calm down?
Her voice sounded calm but firm, a hint of coldness he'd not heard before.
When her sobs began to subside, he spoke in as calm a voice as he could muster.
Dean couldn't believe how calm he felt.
She rolled over and sat up, trying to calm a racing heart.
"I'll bring you home Sunday," he said in a calm voice.
His voice was calm, but his eyes accused her.
What she had to say required a clear mind and a calm approach.
Where was the calm and collected man who always knew what to do?
Apparently her calm acceptance encouraged him to continue.
That always seemed to calm Destiny.
The boy crept closer to her, and she sought some subject to discuss that would calm him.
Darian looked unusually calm.
She took a deep breath to calm her nerves and pushed open the door to the study, already knowing who was inside.
Jenn looked calm, but she was squeezing and releasing her fists in a sign that she was ready to explode.
She kept her voice calm and even.
That he remained so calm when she felt ready to explode again only made her tenser.
He'd managed to control his magic for a while now, but he had to stay calm.
He was as calm as the sea.
The air between them was as calm and peaceful as it was raging around them.
She was calm and in control once more.
Taran released him and turned to stare hard at Sirian, whose calm features hid any emotion he might feel.
He shook her off without meeting her gaze, his hard face cold and calm.
She closed her eyes, a sense of calm at her core.
The demon was calm.
His stomach lurched, but he forced himself to calm.
She smiled and spoke in a calm voice.
Maybe it was the pain meds – or whatever they were giving her to keep calm.
She put an arm around Carmen's shoulders and spoke in a soothing, completely calm voice.
She looked up at his face, trying to remain calm.
Alex glanced at Carmen and then focused on Rob, his voice calm as the air before a tornado.
"Alex," she said in a voice that was surprisingly calm.
In the mean time, you'd better calm down.
She leaned toward him, speaking in a voice so calm she could barely believe it was her own.
She glanced up into his calm features.
He was so calm and collected.
Finally he spoke, his voice calm.
Denton's calm voice cut through her thoughts.
I know what time of day you brush your hair, he said in the same calm tone.
"I want you to realize how serious this situation is," he replied, still calm.
He left the kitchen, his air no longer calm.
She was tense, but he seemed … calm.
The teens' texts were far less calm.
All residents were being directed to the lawn to park, and Xander remained calm.
She drew a few shaky breaths to calm herself and then touched his face.
He kept his voice calm and level.
He smoothed away the tears and kissed her, drawing her far enough into his influence to calm her.
You calm enough to deal with this shit?
And my cousins, and now –" "I can toss you back in bed and wear you out until you calm down," he interrupted.
The intimate connection, combined with her soft skin and nectar, would calm him.
You calm enough for this?
"Calm down, guys," Jule warned with a pointed look at Damian.
For her sake, Xander struggled to remain calm.
Eden's voice was calm, steady.
Holding her was enough to calm him.
With calm courage he returned to his poverty and his favourite studies, and in 1725 published the first edition of the work that forms the basis of his renown, Principii d'una scienza nuova.
To a youth and womanhood of storm and stress had succeeded an old age of serene activity and then of calm decay.
In person Madame Roland was attractive though not beautiful; her ideas were clear and far-reaching, her manner calm, and her power of observation extremely acute.
He was gentle and insinuating in manner, and possessed a calm, graceful and winning delivery" (Gent.
All patent logs have errors, the amounts of which should be ascertained by shore observations when passing a well surveyed coast in tideless waters on a calm day.
When he realized the strength of the national reaction, he allowed the patriotic fascisti free rein to reestablish order and practically exercise many functions of Government, while he assumed an attitude of Olympic calm and posed as being au dessus de la melee, so as to avoid compromising himself with any party.
Accordingly, David is not to be condemned for failing to subdue the sensuality which is the chief stain on his character, but should rather be judged by his habitual recognition of a generous standard of conduct, by the undoubted purity and lofty justice of an administration which was never stained by selfish considerations or motives of personal rancour, 5 and finally by the calm 3 See Hebrew Religion, Messiah, Prophet.
They have generally the lofty brow, the regular features, the spare upright figure, and the calm aspect which might be expected in a race maintained in great purity yet upon a broad basis.
322-328, repeating the last word (io,uEv) "with a calm and determined resignation."
His attitude is one not of bitterness but of calm hopelessness, with an occasional tinge of disgust or contempt.
The the scepticism of Koheleth differs from that of Job in quality and scope: it is deliberate and calm, not wrung out by personal suffering; and it relates to the whole course and constitution of nature, not merely to the injustices of fortune.
His manner of thinking is clear, calm and logical, and he has certainly given the most complete exposition of what may be called Christian pantheism.
He had a clear eye for the gravity of the situation, a calm judgment, and a prompt, swift hand to do what was really necessary.
The calm confidence of their Moravian fellow-passengers amid the Atlantic storms convinced Wesley that he did not possess the faith which casts out fear.
coast of Africa; and on calm days the foundations of buildings may be seen, running out far under sea, near the Pharillon.
Before the invasion was taken in hand as a serious policy, there had been at least a profession of a belief that the flotilla could push across the Channel during a calm.
Experience soon showed that .when the needful allowance was made for the time required to bring them out of harbour (two tides) and for the influence which the Channel currents must have upon their speed, it would be extremely 'rash to rely on a calm of sufficient length.
From the time of Pheidias calm earnestness, self-conscious might, and clearness of intellect were the main characteristics of the goddess.
He spoke with the utmost calm of his approaching death; "c'est une derniere fonction," he said, "qui n'est ni penible ni desagreable."
Calm, Berichte, 1884, 1 7, p. 2 939).
By a series of powerful speeches in and out of parliament, and by the publication of his masterly pamphlet, 1 793 and 1853, Cobden sought to calm the passions of his countrymen.
The majority he obtained on this occasion enabled him, however, to carry through the Army Education Bill, which tended to magyarize the Hungarian portion of the joint army; and another period of comparative calm ensued, during which Banffy attempted to adjust various outstanding financial and economical differences with Austria.
The first-class ports are La Guaira, Puerto Cabello, Ciudad Bolivar, Maracaibo and Carupano, and the second-class are Sucre, Juan Griego, Guiria, Calm Colorado, Guanta, Tucacas, La Vela and Porlamar.
The effect of unworthy conceptions of the divine nature is that they render a man incapable of visiting the temples of the gods in a calm spirit, or of receiving the emanations that "announce the divine peace" in peaceful tranquillity.
Twenty-four hours later the long spell of calm, a godsend to Godley and Byng, came to an end.
Arminius's works are mostly occasional treatises drawn from him by controversial emergencies, but they everywhere exhibit a calm, well-furnished, undogmatic and progressive mind.
For three years after the peace of Amiens in 1802 the colony enjoyed uninterrupted calm, but in 1805 it was only saved from falling into the hands of the French by the timely arrival of Admiral Cochrane.
Notwithstanding the anguish that must have filled his heart, the fallen man preserved his dignity and calm.
In support of that theory it is pointed out that the average Japanese, man or woman, will recount a death or some other calamity in his own family with a perfectly calm, if not a smiling, face.
It was not the good fortune of Johnston to acquire the prestige which so much assisted Lee and Jackson, nor indeed did he possess the power of enforcing his will on others in the same degree, but his methods were exact, his strategy calm and balanced, and, if he showed himself less daring than his comrades, he was unsurpassed in steadiness.
But his intercourse with spirits was often perfectly calm, in broad daylight, and with all his faculties awake.
But while abstaining from irrelevant historical discussions, Hallam dealt with statesmen and policies with the calm and fearless impartiality of a judge.
Max showed the greatest coolness and did his best to calm the populace.
16, in which he attempted to calm those of the inhabitants who had been ordered to remove the national flag from their houses.
In the North Sea north of the Dogger Bank, for instance, the disk is visible in calm weather to a depth of from io to 16 fathoms, but in rough weather only to 62 fathoms. Knipovitch occasionally observed great transparency in the cold waters of the Murman Sea, where he could see the disk in as much as 25 fathoms, and a similar phenomenon has often been reported from Icelandic waters.
Aime showed that on a calm bright day in the Mediterranean the temperature rose o 1° C. between the early morning and noon at a depth of about 12 fathoms. Luksch deduced a much greater penetration of solar warmth from the comparison of observations at different hours at neighbouring stations in the eastern Mediterranean, but his methods were not exact enough to give confidence in the result.
Great irregular variations in radiation and convection sometimes produce a remarkably abrupt change of temperature at a certain depth in calm water.
Such a condition of things is only possible in very calm weather, the action of waves having the effect of mixing the water to a considerable depth.
The trade-wind regions correspond pretty closely with westward-flowing currents, while in the equatorial calm belts there are eastward-running countercurrents, these lying north of the equator in the Atlantic and Pacific, but south of the equator in the Indian Ocean.
With calm dignity and unflinching courage he met his fate and crowned a noble life with an heroic death.
was assailed by violent outcries, amidst which it was impossible for him to be heard, so that he was compelled to bring his speech to an abrupt close, which he did with the calm remark: "In such a council as this I had expected to find more propriety, piety and order."
His last days were marked by a fine serenity and calm; he died in his own house in Philadelphia on the 17th of April 1790, the immediate cause being an abscess in the lungs.
He subjected Talleyrand to violent reproaches, which the ex-minister bore with his usual ironical calm.
A period of calm followed the outrage.
on a perfectly calm day the ' Hotspur ' fired several rounds at the ' Glatton's ' turret and missed it."
A little slate is quarried, being taken from the rocks below the church, and exported in the small vessels which can visit Tintagel Haven in calm weather.
Tempests and squalls are frequent, and the weather is rarely calm.
The emphasis changes from protest to calm exposition.
In the last-named region some fifteen salt-water gulfs penetrate into the very heart of the mountains, winding amid steep, cloudcapped ranges, and tall, richly-clothed cliffs overhanging their calm waters.
Jeffreys having suggested that his mind was disordered, he held out his hand and bade the chief-justice feel how calm and steady his pulse was.
A calm and judicial annihilation of the claim is to be found in a brief article by Sir G.
The Great War must have taught us all that a calm and sensible discussion of all our differences is possible."
Both Zeller and Hegel remark upon the difference between the calm of ancient scepticism and the perturbed state of mind evinced by many modern sceptics.
Both Epistles to the Thessalonians have for their object to calm somewhat the excited expectations of which we have spoken.
Sailing thence north-westward for many weeks, over a sea so calm that he named it El Mar pacifico, he sighted only two small islands.
A prayer was offered that "for us and all who sail thereon the sea may be calm and quiet," whereupon the doge and the others were solemnly aspersed with holy water, the rest of which was thrown into the sea while the priests chanted "Purge me with hyssop and I shall be clean."
The fragments of Sallust contain the substance of a speech delivered by Cotta in order to calm the popular anger at a deficient corn-supply.
The hair rising from the forehead falls in thick waves on each side of the face and descends nearly to the shoulder; the beard is short and close, the face square and massive, the eyes deep set under overhanging brows, the mouth well formed with settled calm about the lips.
To the unbroken splendours of his military career, to his honourable and conscientious labours as a parliamentary statesman, life unusually prolonged added an evening of impressive beauty and calm.
In contrast to his predecessor, he was a man of slow and calm deliberation, and it was natural to suppose that he was little, if at all, accessible to impulses of the moment or to the persuasions of his entourage.
Westerland, one of the most frequented sea-bathing places of Germany, lies on the west side of the island, separated from the sea, which is seldom perfectly calm, by a chain of sand dunes, across which board walks lead to the beach.
In Korea, the " Hermit Nation," or as the Koreans prefer to say, " The Land of the Morning Calm," Christianity was introduced at the end of the 18th century by some members of the Korean legation at Pekin who had met Roman Catholic missionaries.
As time passed, and custom created familiarity, his style, personal and literary, was seen to be the outward symbol of a firm resolve to preserve a philosophic calm, and of an enormous underlying energy which spent itself in labour, "ohne Hast, aber auch ohne Rast."
Once only, with the calm assurance of one who knew that his prayer would be answered, he invokes the God of his fathers.
The resut was civil war in the streets of Frankfort; two deputies weri murdered; and the parliament, which could think of no bette way of meeting the crisis than by continuing with imposin~ calm to discuss.
He believed, however, that calm discussion was the only thing needful to carry every change, and from the beginning to the end of his career he deprecated every approach to violence.
The outbreak of disturbance in the Balkans ended this period of calm.
At the end of 1902 the supernumeraries were discharged - too late to calm the ardour of the Opposition, which proceeded to demand that the Army bills should be entirely withdrawn or that, if adopted, they should be counterbalanced by concessions to Magyar nationalist feeling calculated to promote the use of the Magyar language in the Hungarian part of the army and to render the Hungarian regiments, few of which are purely Magyar, more and more Magyar in character.
The desire not to disturb the emperor's Diamond Jubilee year by untoward scenes doubtless contributed to calm political passion, and it was celebrated in 1908 with complete success.
That, to be sure, on calm reflection, is not so very surprising.
31), the calm conscientious dignitary Hemset (Plate III.
Nobody can now read his verses, but his prose writings have a certain calm simplicity and dignity, without, however, giving evidence of the splendid mental qualities which he revealed in practical life.
He tried to calm the unrest of his conscience by correspondence with the leaders of the evangelical revival on the continent, and sought for omens and supernatural guidance in texts and passages of scripture.
The horse, the dolphin (the symbol of the calm sea) and the pine-tree, with wreaths of which the Isthmian victors were crowned, were sacred to him.
His attributes are the trident and the dolphin (sometimes the tunny fish.) As represented in art Poseidon resembles Zeus, but possesses less of his majestic calm, his muscles are more emphasized, and his hair is thicker and somewhat dishevelled.
But this man, as the first that was distinguished there in this manner, after enduring what was likely to follow an act so daring, preserved his mind, calm and serene, until the moment when his spirit fled."
He had already in bonds one leader of revolution, whose hands were stained with blood - a striking contrast to the calm and silent figure who stood before him.
The passage stands almost alone as a revelation of inner conflict in a life which outwardly was marked by unusual calm.
The calm beauty of Greek tragedy is seen in the new iambic version of Iphigenie auf Tauris (1787); the classicism of the Renaissance gives the ground-tone to the wonderful drama of Torquato Tasso (1790), in which the conflict of poetic genius with the prosaic world is transmuted into imperishable poetry.
Hardly less imposing in their calm, placid perfection are the poems with which, in friendly rivalry, Goethe seconded the more popular ballads of his friend; Der Zauberlehrling, Der Gott and die Bayadere, Die Braut von Korintli, Alexis and Dora, Der neue Pausias and Die schone Miillerin - a cycle of poems in the style of the Volkslied - are among the masterpieces of Goethe's poetry.
Yet, hidden under his calm exterior there was a burning enthusiasm and a depth of passion of which only his intimate friends were aware.
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This, after praying to Yahweh, they actually do; at once the sea becomes calm and they sacrifice to Yahweh.
(santi) calm contemplation of the deity; (dasya) active servitude; (sakhya) friendship or personal regard; (vatsalya) tender affection as between parents and children; (madhurya) love or passionate attachment, like that which the Gopis felt for Krishna.
Pius had fed on inspirations; Leo was a man of calm, deliberate judgment, little likely to po ' 'L pe eo XIII.
As to its style, the Christian Year is calm and grave in tone, and subdued in colour, as beseems its subjects and sentiments.
The courage that is born of knowledge, the calm strength begotten by a positive attitude of mind, face to face with the dominant over-shadowing Sphinx of theology, were lacking.
His personal relations with Braddock were friendly throughout, and in the calamitous defeat he showed for the first time that fiery energy which always lay hidden beneath his calm and unruffled exterior.
Accordingly, when the DemocraticRepublican party came to be formed, about 1793, it was not to be expected that its leaders would long submit with patience to the continual interposition of Washington's name and influence between themselves and their opponents; but they maintained a calm exterior.
in calm weather.
The extensive system of natural waterways, especially in central Sweden, has been utilized to the full in the development of internal navigation, just as the calm waters within the skargard afford opportunity for safe and economical coastwise, traffic. The earliest construction of canals dates from the 15th century, the patriot Engelbrekt and King Gustavus Vasa both foreseeing its importance.
The sea-fisheries, which are prosecuted principally in the calm waters within the skargard, are a variable source of wealth.
He took the city without difficulty, and for fourteen days, in a calm and business-like manner, emptied it of all its movable wealth.
Vieira was a man of action, while the oratorian Manoel Bernardes lived as a recluse, hence his sermons and devotional works, especially Luz e Calor and the Nova Floresta, breathe a calm and sweetness alien to the other, while they are even richer treasures of pure Portuguese.
Fabius Maximus, in his descriptions of the unshaken firmness and calm courage shown by the fathers of the state in the hour of trial, Livy is at his best; and he is so largely in virtue of his genuine appreciation of character as a powerful force in the affairs of men.
In order to calm the excitement Germanicus determined at once on an active campaign.
With Eusebius of Caesarea the apologetic pamphlets of the age of persecutions gave way to a calm review of three centuries of Christian progress.
The balloon in a calm can only rise and fall in a vertical line.
If a bird attempts to fly in a calm, the wings must be made to smite the air after the manner of.
If two boys attempt to fly a kite in a calm, the one must hold up the kite and let go when the other runs.
He himself was perfectly calm amid the danger, though his followers were filled with alarm.
Finding, however, in the cloister neither calm nor solitude, and having gradually turned again to study, he yielded after a year to urgent entreaties from without and within, and went forth to reopen his school at the priory of Maisoncelle (1120).
The tribe of Levi had also been miraculously guided, from near Babylon, to Havila, where they were enclosed and protected by the mystic river Sambation or Sabbation, which on the Sabbath, though calm, was veiled in impenetrable mist, while on other days it ran with a fierce untraversable current of stones and sand.
Though not a great poem, it is full of beautiful passages, many of which point to the riddle of life as yet unsolved, a conviction which grew ever more and more upon the poet, as the ebulliency of romanticism gave way to the calm of classic feeling.
Calm was thus restored, but Aurelian and his colleagues were not inclined to hand over their portfolios to Sturdza and his partisans.
When, however, in September the English (under the earl of Salisbury) invested Orleans, the key to the south of France, she renewed her efforts with Baudricourt, her mission being to relieve Orleans and crown the dauphin at Reims. By persistent importunity, the effect of which was increased by the simplicity of her demeanour and her calm assurance of success, she at last prevailed on the governor to grant her request; and in February 1429, accompanied by six men-at-arms, she set out on her perilous journey to the court of the dauphin at Chinon.
Soon after he saw an ascetic walking in a calm and dignified manner, and asking who that was, was told by his charioteer the character and aims of the Wanderers, the travelling teachers, who played so great a part in the intellectual life of the time.
Many an earnest heart full of disappointment or enthusiasm has gone through a similar struggle, has learnt to look upon all earthly gains and hopes as worse than vanity, has envied the calm life of the cloister, troubled by none of these things, and has longed for an opportunity of entire selfsurrender to abstinence and meditation.
The latter, struck with his expression, asks him whose religion it is that makes him so glad, and yet so calm.
Many have already followed it, and conquering the lust and pride and anger of their own hearts, have become free from ignorance and doubt and wrong belief, have entered the calm state of universal kindliness, and have reached Nirvana even in this life.
These laws recognized crime, but in the same calm and deliberate way in which they recognized contract and other things seriously affecting the people.
A few months afterwards Burke published the Appeal from the New to the Old Whigs, a grave, calm and most cogent vindication of the perfect consistency of his criticisms upon the English Revolution of 1688 and upon the French Revolution of 1789, with the doctrines of the great Whigs who conducted and afterwards defended in Anne's reign the transfer of the crown from James to William and Mary.
The ideal Akil is grave, calm and dignified, with an infinite capacity of keeping a secret, and a devotion that knows no limits to the interests of his creed.
Its memories perhaps encouraged the bias against public schools which afterwards disturbed his philosophic calm in his Thoughts on Education.
He found a retreat in France, where he could unite calm reflection upon the legitimate operations of " human understanding " with attention to his health.
The desire to see for himself what is true in the light of reasonable evidence, and that others should do the same, was his ruling passion, if the term can be applied to one so calm and judicial.
He is typically English in his reverence for facts, whether facts of sense or of living consciousness, in his aversion from abstract speculation and verbal reasoning, in his suspicion of mysticism, in his calm reasonableness, and in his ready submission to truth, even when truth was incapable of being fully reduced to system by man.
While the Assembly was considering a declaration which might calm revolt, the v i comte de Noailles and the duc d'Aiguillon moved that it should proclaim equality of taxation and the suppression of feudal burdens.
It is by their recognition of the duty of living consistently by theory instead of mere impulse or custom, their sense of the new value given to life through this rationalization, and their effort to maintain the easy, calm, unwavering firmness of the Socratic temper, that we recognize both Antisthenes and Aristippus as " Socratic men," in spite of the completeness with which they divided their master's positive doctrine into systems diametrically opposed.
It was in the calm, resolute, skilful culling of such pleasures as circumstances afforded from moment to moment, undisturbed by passion, prejudices or superstition, that he conceived the quality of wisdom to be exhibited; and tradition represents him as realizing this ideal to an impressive degree.
In the Sermons, indeed (1729), Butler seems to treat conscience and calm benevolence as permanently allied though distinct principles, but in the Dissertation on Virtue, appended to the Analogy (1739), he maintains that the conduct dictated by conscience will often differ widely from that to which mere regard for the production of happiness would prompt.
The identification is slightly qualified in Hutcheson's posthumously published System of Moral Philosophy (1755), in which the general view of Shaftesbury is more fully developed, with several new psychological distinctions, including Butler's, separation of " calm " benevolence - as well as, after Butler, " calm self-love " - from the " turbulent " passions, selfish or social.
Hutcheson follows Butler again in laying stress on the regulating and controlling function of the moral sense; but he still regards " kind affections " as the'principal objects of moral approbation - the " calm" and " extensive " affections being preferred to the turbulent and narrow - together with the desire and love of moral excellence which is ranked with universal benevolence, the two being equally worthy and necessarily harmonious.
Calm self-love Hutcheson regards as morally indifferent; though he enters into a careful analysis of the elements of happiness,' in order to show that a true regard for private interest always coincides with the moral sense and with benevolence.
378) gives examples of the superstition that cut hair caused storms. According to the later idea of Medusa as a beautiful maiden, whose hair had been changed into snakes by Athena, the head was represented in works of art with a wonderfully handsome face, wrapped in the calm repose of death.
From its habit of coming to the surface in calm weather, showing its high dorsal fin above the water, it has also received the name of "sun-fish," which it shares with Orthagoriscus and the basking shark.
Hence the expression "halcyon days," used in ancient and modern times to denote a period of calm and tranquillity.
" The site now occupied by wide quays extending several miles in length was then entirely covered with water when the sea rose a few inches above ordinary level, and that even in a perfect calm; the banks of the river near the mouth were only indicated by clusters of wretched hovels built on piles and by narrow patches of sand skirted by tall weeds, the only vegetable product of the vast swamps beyond.
All available evidence must be collected, thoroughly sifted, soberly weighed, and, lastly, the historian must be animated by a sincere love of truth and a calm impartiality.
There was little either of them could do to calm her down.
SeÃ±or Medena's gaze was stern, but his voice was calm.
His expression was nothing if not amiable, yet there was a twinkle in his eyes that belied the surface calm.
She could hear voices in the hall as Sarah questioned him and urged him to calm down.
Calm down and speak in your native tongue, will you?
After she managed to calm herself she added, If Quinn didn't realize the magnitude of what we've done and can do, I think he'd buy Howie a ticket out of here.
I tried deep breaths to calm myself as the others strained to listen.
His freezing shower did little to calm his blood, and he was pissy before he saw the number of voice mails and texts awaiting him.
Talon fought with fury, his eyes glowing red, while Dusty fought with a calm, controlled intensity.
While the Grey God appeared calm, his air was agitated and his gaze stormy.
Damian made it halfway to the grass, where the Black God paced beside a calm Jenn, when Xander's low voice stopped him.
"I can't believeâ€”" "I believe her, Damian," Dusty said in a calm voice.
She didn't want to be attracted to him, to feel the fire in her blood and the calm at her core when he touched her.
It was the opposite of hers: calm, steady, strong.
The calm of his blood offering kept her uneasiness at bay as the portal behind her closed.
Dean tried to keep his voice calm as he pointed out their slow but frightening coast back down the mountain.
The tears stopped of their own accord after a while, and the calm of her mind brought back her focus.
The only calm, civilized Immortal on the Council That Was Seven, she had sought him out rather than try to reason with the irrational leaders of the Council.
Today, he seemed â€¦ calm, if the ruthless Dark One could be called that.
Kris.s gaze was amber, a visual indicator of his anger despite his calm features.
This time, the calm male voice was accompanied by a distinctly feminine wail in the background.
"I won't even give that speech the benefit of a response," Dean answered, trying to sound calm.
Blue eyes were sharp and his handsome faÃ§ade calm.
He was freezing and drenched. He tested his power and found it wasn't just calm â€“ it was bound. He couldn't access its depths, couldn't call upon a portal to send the damn angel home.
He made the continued killings "of those thugs" sound like good news, but emphasized it was only a matter of time until the might of right and justice would prevail and calm would return to Parkside.
When he felt calm again, he Traveled to the mountains of the Pacific Northwest, where four feet of snow covered the ground.
Battle lust made Taran eager for another fight, but he forced himself to calm, realizing he now had an entry into the heart of Tiyan.
He forced his blood to calm and tossed his dagger on the unappealing blanket before the hearth.
"That's no way to talk to the warlord of Tiyan, lady," he said, strangely calm.
Maybe it was the pain meds â€“ or whatever they were giving her to keep calm.
She was tense, but he seemed â€¦ calm.
And my cousins, and now â€“" "I can toss you back in bed and wear you out until you calm down," he interrupted.
"That explains why shit's been calm lately," Damian mused.
I was extremely nervous for my first lesson; but, Anne's calm demeanor immediately put me at ease.
Restoring calm, Morgan Freeman steps up to announce the best supporting actress Oscar.
Ashley, who has also been physically aggressive toward staff, kept calm in the sessions.
The filter then becomes an endless source of calm, clean air.
In November a false alarm went out on a calm Tuesday evening.
Glycerin and organic silicones combine with soothing aloe and allantoin to renew, calm, and condition skin.
He's very, very calm, very analytical.
appeared on television to appeal for calm.
But beneath that calm exterior nine thousand people live in constant apprehension of impending calamity.
assertive manner, using calm, logical words rather than violence.
aura of calm and efficiency which inspires those around her.
babbles on - cruel, cold, calm executioner.
Have ye leisure, comfort, calm, Shelter, food, love's gentle balm?
People with OCD carry out these types of compulsion in a desperate bid to calm the anxiety caused by their obsessions.
Inside the calm of the Cathedral we admire a solid wooden carving of six monks carrying a bier on their shoulders.
In the hurly-burly of debate about iconic space and squiggly landmarks, his voice is a calm bleat of common sense.
The sea here is clean and calm with gently sloping sand bottom.
There is a beautiful, calm, incredibly bright lagoon.
Sarsgaard, as Swoff's bestest buddy Troy, plays a calm, quiet composed sort of bloke.
calm the storms (natural ones!
calm public fears by simply denying the feasibility of molecular manufacturing will inevitably fail.
No matter what happens we want our fans to stay calm.
Trying to remain calm whilst slowly feeling I will go mad!
calm after a storm.
In Andalucia, Moorish cloisters and monastic calm, a house with its own farm, out-of this-world views.
The year I left Belfast, 1999, Drumcree passed off with an eerie calm.
It is an unique discipline to bring people into inner calm.
I decide to shelter in the relative calm of the British Council stand in case the scene turns ugly.
Monday 4 August flat calm, warm & dry.
calm demeanor is a sign of the times.
calm sea at the mouth of Newhaven Harbor.
calm atmosphere which was apparent right across the whole school.
calm weather the reserve must be a very nice dive indeed.
calm down old boy.
calm before the storm.
camomile in the liner will soothe and calm your baby's skin.
The weather was practically calm, wind force 3 with a slightly choppy sea.
One memorable section set the turbulence of a Full Monte workout against the calm of a trombone chorale.
England soccer fans will now be allowed to smoke dope before a crunch clash with France in Portugal Sunday - to keep them calm!
Nick too had earlier experienced Reethi Rah's zen calm, treating himself to a one-to-one yoga class and declaring himself transformed.
She has inherited her lovely nature from her dam who is a traditional calm cob.
Baby Massage Classes Helps relieve colic, constipation, restlessness and lets mother and baby bond in a relaxed calm environment.
Talking about poverty and injustice in calm measured tones seems almost complacent.
To me he was always quiet and calm, softly spoken and always considerate.
crunch clash with France in Portugal Sunday - to keep them calm!
Whatever tricks Irving tried, he could not derail Browning ' s calm, precise delivery of facts establishing that the genocide happened.
Federal employe must baby diapers of calm outside apparently oblivious to.
Hypnosis can be used to relax and calm and then dissociate you from the situation giving rise to the anxiety.
dreamy melodies bring about a sense of calm that settles upon everyone present.
To get a taxi Gillespie economist and a piano lounge in calm waters.
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estuaryoast is spectacular, with craggy bays, fishing villages and calm, wooded estuaries.
But his face was quite calm and composed - almost expressionless.
false alarm went out on a calm Tuesday evening.
female hormone to calm him down.
femme qui puisse le calmer She is the only woman who can calm him down.
C'est la seule femme qui puisse le calmer She is the only woman who can calm him down.
We were left with hundreds of Puffins all just floating in the evening calm.
May 27th The first fine, calm morning for a week produced a small flurry of new arrivals.
Frieda watched Margaret and tried to emulate her calm, sure-footed manner, but her baby would often frazzle her nerves.
Blended with essential oils of frankincense, rose geranium and lavender to calm, soothe and refresh body and mind.
The calm waters of Paradise Harbor host many sculptured icebergs, calved from a backdrop of shimmering glaciers.
glassy calm sea at the mouth of Newhaven Harbor.
Nicole Kidman in Dead Calm ), heather graham actually brings personality to her character.
harp playing can calm the King.
haven of calm in the heart of Europe's busiest financial center.
It is also a gentle herb suitable for children, where it can be used to calm anxious or excitable children and soothe headaches.
By using light airs a well trimmed sailing ship can make considerable headway on what appears to be a flat calm sea.
hoarfrost on the grass and it was calm.
Even the normally hyperactive Spike grew calm, listening to the night.
imperturbable calm, this is cinema worth seeking out.
A calm look at the whole business says that it is not impracticable providing it gets the support it needs.
Ben failed totally to get Neil's stunt kite airborne, mind you it was flat calm.
Which seems very much at odds with the ' calm, delicate, sedate ' appearance of the adult lacewing.
New Zealand organic lavender promoting a calm mind and body.
We then apply a soothing tea tree lotion to help calm the skin.
Conversely The Glory of Love, with its sweet melodic lyricism exudes calm and equilibrium.
marina basin was empty of MBM boats and the Harbor Master came down the pontoon bid Calm Voyager a French farewell.
Inside, Deep Throat watches the mayhem, looking calm.
meditatean>meditating alone, give ten minutes to staying calm.
He was busily sucking down some small black midge which had become trapped in a calm slick at the edge of the loch.
March - For the subtle approach of Death: to ease the fear and calm the Soul's gentle mortification 37.
The gentle murmur of the river helped him calm himself.
The sea was calm, but with a slight murmur of surf on the beach.
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