It has many Immortal comforts we care nothing for.
All the comforts of home, except behind the rich brocade fabric walls stood twenty-four inches of rebar reinforced concrete and the door consisted of eight-inch diameter solid steel bars.
Her room on this planet contained none of her comforts.
Ten mostly D-list celebrities are abandoned in a remote jungle where they must perform tasks to earn creature comforts.
Churches and schools were built, and soon many of the comforts and some of the luxuries of life made their appearance.
Yes, you can, and you'll enjoy numerous benefits from taking part in a fitness routine in the comforts of your home vs. a gym.
Guys can be stylish this summer without having to give up any of the comforts they want -- and deserve.
The demon closed the door—one of the Immortal comforts, for there were no doors in Hell—and left him to wonder how many men and women Sasha had in the bed before him.
A little suffering never hurt anyone, and already she was beginning to have a new appreciation for the comforts that she had once taken for granted.
They conferred the signory upon him for life; and, had he not mismanaged matters, he might have held the city in his grasp. Italy was settling cown and turning her attention to home comforts, arts and literature.
south-west of the city of Manitowoc, is St Nazianz, an unorganized village near which in 1854 a colony or community of German Roman Catholics was established under the leadership of Father Ambrose Oswald, the primary object being to enable poor people by combination and cooperation to supply themselves with the comforts of life at minimum expense and have as much time as possible left for religious thought and worship. The title of the colony's land was vested in Father Oswald after the panic of 1857 until his death in 1874, when he devised the lands to "the colony founded by me."
Thus, you see, with my herbarium, my vibratory, and my semi-circumgyratory, I am in clover; and you may imagine with what scorn I think of the House of Commons, which, comfortable club as it is said to be, could offer me none of these comforts, or, more perfectly speaking, these necessaries of life."
Among the ruder or savage tribes they possess but one form; but the ingenuity of man has devised many inventions to increase his comforts; he has varied and multiplied the characters and kinds of domestic animals for the same purpose, and hence the various breeds of horses, cattle and dogs.
Cobden had, indeed, with unexampled devotion, sacrificed his business, his domestic comforts and for a time his health to the public interests.
The Key of Truth regards the water as a washing of the body, and sees in the rite no opus operatum, but an essentially spiritual rite in which "the king releases certain rulers a from the prison of sin, the Son calls them to himself and comforts them with great words, and the Holy Spirit of the king forthwith comes and crowns them, and dwells in them for ever."
At the Restoration he claimed to have sent money to the king at Oxford, to have provided the queen with comforts and necessaries and to have taken care of the royal children.
He held that the people, as distinguished from the nobles and the clergy, were the pith and fibre of nations; yet this same people had to become wax in the hands of the politician - their commerce and their comforts, the arts which give a dignity to life and the pleasures which make life liveable, neglected - their very liberty subordinated to the one tyrannical conception.
for "Yah[weh] comforts"), governor of Judaea under Artaxerxes (apparently A.
The simple offering of food or shedding of blood at the grave develops into an elaborate system of sacrifice; even where ancestor-worship is not found, the desire to provide the dead with comforts in the future life may lead to the sacrifice of wives, slaves, animals, &c., to the breaking or burning of objects at the grave or to the provision of the ferryman's toll, a coin put in the mouth of the corpse to pay the travelling expenses of the soul.
For three days after this the armies lay in position without fighting, the French well supplied with provisions and comforts from Breisach, the Bavarians suffering somewhat severely from want of food, and especially forage, as all their supplies had to be hauled from Villingen over the rough roads of the Black Forest.
He compelled the wealthy to share their riches with the indigent and helpless and to make them their equals in respect of all the comforts and conditions of life.
So rare were the ordinary comforts, and even necessities of life, that the latter had to take a prominent place from the beginning: the missionary had to be farmer, carpenter, brickmaker, tailor, printer, house and church builder, not only for himself but for his converts.
When the crews of the whale-boats were conveying stores, the forwarding officers tried to keep brandy and such like medical comforts from the European crews, coffee and tea from Canadian voyageurs and sugar from Kroo boys.
Carlyle, now that happier relations had been restored, did his best to give her the needed comforts; and in spite of his immersion in Frederick, showed her all possible attention in later years.
Every house possesses its staircase, its well, and cisterns for irrigation; and on the whole the Aryan Tajiks of this northern section of the Oxus valley seem to be well provided with most of the comforts, if not the luxuries, of life.
But Christiane gradually filled up a gap in the poet's life; she gave him, quietly, unobtrusively, without making demands on him, the comforts of a home.
Not so, but by following the new aim we shall also arrive at a true knowledge of the universe in which we are, for without knowledge there is no power; truth and utility are in ultimate aspect the same; " works themselves are of greater value as pledges of truth than as contributing to the comforts of life."
It need not, therefore, surprise us that the man who formulated the sum of virtue in justice and benevolence was unable to be just to his own kinsfolk and reserved his compassion largely for the brutes, and that the delineator of asceticism was more than moderately sensible of the comforts and enjoyments of life.
Man's duty is undoubtedly to join in the common service of sentient beings; but his final goal is to rise above the toils and comforts of the visible creature into the vast bosom of a peaceful Nirvana.
No faith was kept with the unhappy Richard; he was placed in close and secret confinement, and denied the ordinary comforts of life.
places analogous to inns and hotels, where not lodging only, but often food and other necessaries or comforts may be had for payment, are sometimes by inaccurate writers confounded with caravanserais.
The demon closed the doorâ€”one of the Immortal comforts, for there were no doors in Hellâ€”and left him to wonder how many men and women Sasha had in the bed before him.
I cannot quit the comforts of a settled abode to ramble over the fields wherever the flocks may require me to roam.
Our merit and progress consist not in many pleasures and comforts but rather in enduring great afflictions and sufferings.
Her few comforts are making up stories to tell her psychiatrist, the company of friends, and the sweet balm of whiskey.
bustle Oman is a stunning contrast of deserts, mountains, beaches with all the comforts of a bustling, modern metropolis.
Most tourists visit peninsula Malaysia with the west coast offering more in the way of creature comforts.
cosseted upbringing and loved her home comforts.
crave the comforts of home living.
creature comforts of city life?
creature comforts of the 21st century become ever more apparent, but the natural scenery remains no less spectacular.
So if you are looking for a short stay and want creature comforts, don't choose this hotel when booking online.
creature comforts needed for luxurious cruising and entertaining.
decadence of the times or the clinging comforts of the flesh.
Never having read a work by Mr Irving, Manne comforts himself repeatedly by calling him a " holocaust denier " .
elegance of that era with the highest standards of 20th century comforts.
elegance with modern comforts.
The Black Boys Hotel has four newly decorated en-suite double bedrooms all attractively furnished in traditional style with modern comforts.
homely comforts of the lounge with the log fire for the colder evenings.
Without becoming much indebted, people can easily get themselves the comforts of life.
If a person lets his mind wander to external comforts, he becomes quite indisposed.
There is nothing that comforts and strengthens the heart so much as honest mirth, stimulated by good company.
But he was soon to find the lifestyle oppressive, despite the creature comforts.
Women today are increasingly opting to birth their baby the " old fashioned way " in the comforts of their own home.
We must not pillage our children's tomorrow for our comforts today.
privileged in society offering some comforts to the less fortunate...
Thus, although its amenities may be a bit rustic, the Green Tortoise attends assiduously to a wide variety of desirable creature comforts.
Unlike real hospital comforts, with a spring mattress, the bamboo slat sleeping platforms caused sores, of which I was a victim.
Early communication of basic needs empowers and comforts small babies, easing the often stormy period between 17 months and two years.
For these have need of such comforts more than the knights, being in sooth weary meager wights and forlorn.
Most of the luxuries, and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind.
With respect to luxuries and comforts, the wisest have ever lived a more simple and meagre life than the poor.
This is the reason he is poor; and for a similar reason we are all poor in respect to a thousand savage comforts, though surrounded by luxuries.
And if the civilized man's pursuits are no worthier than the savage's, if he is employed the greater part of his life in obtaining gross necessaries and comforts merely, why should he have a better dwelling than the former?
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.
But despite all these measures the men, who had till then constituted an army, flowed all over the wealthy, deserted city with its comforts and plentiful supplies.
There were some that adopted all the army methods and had infantry, artillery, staffs, and the comforts of life.
And while the Spirit comforts saints, he reproves the world.
The preschool environment focuses on the comforts of home.
There may be days when you feel like your baby is living in his or her stroller, so you want as many extra comforts as possible.
General irritability - the infant may be 'difficult to handle' and not settle with the usual comforts offered by parents.
If you want to hit the road but don't want to sacrifice the comforts of home, you need to know how to buy a motorhome.
If you want access to the comforts of home, select a campsite that provides what you seek.
Vacation apartments offer the comforts of home and plenty of space to stretch out.
Lots of Luxury and Amenities- Timeshare resorts are usually well kept places that have all the comforts of home as well as the pampered features of a high-class hotel.
The locations are usually well kept and offer all the comforts of home.
Battery operated cat beds come with optional features that will entice your feline with extra comforts.
It's just the way he comforts himself, and his sister probably cuddles her stuffed toy for the same reason.
Relish in the simplicity and unexpected comforts of makeshift homemaking and create a rustic country style decor all of your own.
Other national park visits may include Tombstone Territorial Park or Glacier Bay National Park.Tours always include amenities similar to the comforts of a cruise ship, even though they're still on land.
This can turn a dream vacation into a nightmare, so it pays to plan ahead and find out where the dog friendly hotels are before you leave the comforts of home.
Here, individuals are able to enjoy the comforts of life with the physical help they need.
Living overseas does not offer the same comforts and security as living at home.
When you choose to spend your Disney World vacation at one of the deluxe resorts, you'll enjoy first-class accommodations, offering the comforts of home in a family oriented environment.
While the term value resort may conjure images of fewer creature comforts, Disney’s imaginers were involved in the design of the resorts.
Those who enjoy traveling with all the comforts of home are likely to find the luxurious line of Prevost coaches to be quite appealing.
Not only is the time spent on the road much more comfortable, but also the overnights at the campground are full of creature comforts.
In short, Coleman trailers offer all the comforts of home, but then on a smaller scale so that the trailer is mobile and as affordable as possible.
These little pop up tent trailers are amazing because they are lightweight, streamlined and still provide plenty of room for sleeping, storage, and many comforts that make camping pleasurable.
Pop ups can have all of the comforts of full size recreational vehicles but are smaller and easier to tow.
What are some of the creature comforts that are included with each trim level?
O'Halloran, Barbara Collopy, et al. Creature Comforts: People and Their Security Objects.
Whether in salon or armed with scissors in the comforts of your own home, this guide will help you find the perfect bang for your face shape and hair type within minutes.
If that's the case, a practical, easy hairstyle that can be achieved in the comforts of home is much more preferable to a salon visit.
TIGI Catwalk Oatmeal and Honey Shampoo and Conditioner: To help keep your locks runway worthy, keep them moist and hydrated with a cleanser and conditioner packed with natural comforts.
While many women have had success waxing in the comforts of their own home, a wax procedure is much more likely to become a positive experience when you leave the practice to the professionals.
You can choose among many options directly from the company's website, including a gift basket featuring a variety of Ghiardelli squares in different flavors, a Chocolate Sampler basket and a Chocolate Comforts basket.
Whether you plan to watch a parade from the comforts of your own home or head out to see the spectacle in person, you should follow a few pointers to make the most of your parade experience.
He tells the children goodbye and comforts them by saying he will return.
The companionship that a person brings--along with the comfort of having someone care--is one of the greatest comforts.
Basically, when a child's guardian fails to provide the basic comforts and needs of life, including food, shelter, clothing, and supervision, he or she could be charged with child neglect.
Often banished to uncomfortable lavatories and cold corners to feed their children, breastfeeding mothers have united to pass laws to protect their rights and comforts.
Barefoot Design: The FiveFingers design improves balance and agility, allows the wearer to enjoy the comforts of going barefoot and eliminates the risks associated with actually being barefooted.
Birkenstock Cozumel Birko-Flor Sandal: This beautifully elegant sandal offers all the creature comforts of a Birkenstock; its synthetic upper, rubber sole and platform bottom are just made to be walked in.
This allows the entire family to stretch out and enjoy the comforts of home.
This alternative offers a family all the comforts of home, such as their own kitchen and multiple baths, while traveling throughout France.
They also include include other conveniences of home, such as television, furniture, and various other comforts.
Every suite contains an in-room safe, two televisions, a sofa bed, an MP3 Player/Alarm Clock, and a private bathroom, equipped with all the comforts of home.
This is a prime New York City hotel that offers all the comforts of home.
Suites provide the same comforts as the guestrooms, but they offer more living space.
A Deluxe One or Two-Bedroom Suite provides all the comforts of home.
Creature comforts such as food, drink and pillows must be purchased in-flight.
The stunning mansion allows visitors to take a trip back to the early 19th century when elegance and style were as important as the creature comforts that fill the house.
Like your pillow or favorite pair of pajamas, a travel clock of your own brings the comforts of home into a hotel or campsite.
Looking for areas to make cuts won't be easy-in fact, for a time living without the comforts you've become accustomed to might be a difficult adjustment-but it will pay off.
They also provide you with safety features, as well as creature comforts and good fuel efficiency.
The ships are not known for their creature comforts, but unlike other races, they carry live food with them for slaughter and preparation.
Whether they're attending Harvard, another Ivy League school, or any university across the country, these students are fresh out of high school and living away from the comforts of home for the first time.
The child cannot believe that the strongest and wisest of its people have no remedy for its pain, and the hope of relief and the expression of its mother's sympathy while she rubs the bump comforts it.
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