She gave her companion an angry glance.
"Are you taking me as your companion?" she asked.
The countess was sitting with her companion Belova, playing grand- patience as usual, when Pierre and Natasha came into the drawing room with parcels under their arms.
He sensed the entrance of another before his companion spoke.
His gaze settled on Jade's familiar features, and he studied his companion of so many years.
It's been my only companion since my father died many years ago.
He then sat at the table, helping himself and his companion to the assorted pastries.
She'd been quiet for a day or two, going everywhere with him, a companion in his head who was beyond the touch of his angry master.
January 1907), was his constant companion after his wife's death.
The companion cells are cut off from the same cells as those which unite to form the sieve tube.
Dolokhov remarked that the Cossacks were a danger only to stragglers such as his companion and himself, "but probably they would not dare to attack large detachments?" he added inquiringly.
If she knew I was hiring you as a companion, she'd be embarrassed.
The deaf person with sight looks at the fingers of his companion, but it is also possible to feel them.
Crete, like several other large islands, enjoys immunity from dangerous serpents - a privilege ascribed by popular belief to the intercession of Titus, the companion of St Paul, who according to tradition was the first bishop of the island, and became in consequence its patron saint.
For a week I heard the circling, groping clangor of some solitary goose in the foggy mornings, seeking its companion, and still peopling the woods with the sound of a larger life than they could sustain.
He made an excellent companion, a fact that hadn't occurred to her before that moment.
No companion or wife anywhere?
During the campaign he met his wife, Anita, who became his inseparable companion and mother of three children, Anita, Ricciotti and Menotti.
Donald Ryland kept up a nonstop conversation with his son and front seat companion, as they whipped along the highway.
When not with us, he was on his own, with no companion but his troubled mind.
Pelageya interrupted her companion; she evidently wished to tell what she had seen.
She'd proven how willing she was to become his companion, a surprise considering she really did seem fragile in his world.
Just then the lady companion who lived with Helene came in to announce that His Highness was in the ballroom and wished to see her.
This was wild country, but she had a right to ride it, with or without a companion, as he was now.
He probably ate out all the time, and had a female companion to look after as well.
Shipton's traveling companion, Penelope Something, hysterically filled in what little she knew to Jake Weller and Emile Corday, both of whom visited the patient at the hospital.
Belle, our dog, my other companion, was old and lazy and liked to sleep by the open fire rather than to romp with me.
On seeing the young master, the elder one with frightened look clutched her younger companion by the hand and hid with her behind a birch tree, not stopping to pick up some green plums they had dropped.
What companion, my dear boy?
As the wheels rolled softly over the straw beneath the windows, Anna Mikhaylovna, having turned with words of comfort to her companion, realized that he was asleep in his corner and woke him up.
He is the constant companion of Dionysus, whom he was said to have instructed in the cultivation of the vine and the keeping of bees.
I have found it a singular luxury to talk across the pond to a companion on the opposite side.
"If only I could smell the tannery once more," said he to his companion, "I should feel well."
He raised his companion and said something, pointing to his mouth.
Princess Mary looked at her companion without understanding what she was talking about.
"Look, Anna Timofeevna," she added to her companion, "see what a box for cards my son has brought us!"
as companion to his son, the future king.
This uncle was an old companion of La Perouse and a survivor of the expedition in which that navigator perished.
In a sleigh drawn by two gray trotting-horses that were bespattering the dashboard with snow, Anatole and his constant companion Makarin dashed past.
Fowler (1903); De Morgan, Companion to the Almanac (1845); De Moleon, Voyages liturgiques (Paris, 1718).
He fought by his side in the war against the giants and was his companion in his travels and adventures.
It appeared to have no companion in the universe--sporting there alone--and to need none but the morning and the ether with which it played.
Another class of nocturnal demons are the incubi and succubi, who are said to consort with human beings in their sleep; in the Antilles these were the ghosts of the dead; in New Zealand likewise ancestral deities formed liaisons with females; in the Samoan Islands the inferior gods were regarded as the fathers of children otherwise unaccounted for; the Hindus have rites prescribed by which a companion nymph may be secured.
As soon as they saw Pierre and his companion they became silent, and Pierre thought he saw the princess hide something as she whispered:
Sometimes I had a companion in my fishing, who came through the village to my house from the other side of the town, and the catching of the dinner was as much a social exercise as the eating of it.
At that table were his mother, his mother's old lady companion Belova, his wife, their three children with their governess and tutor, his wife's nephew with his tutor, Sonya, Denisov, Natasha, her three children, their governess, and old Michael Ivanovich, the late prince's architect, who was living on in retirement at Bald Hills.
Some time ago, when a policeman shot dead her dog, a dearly loved daily companion, she found in her forgiving heart no condemnation for the man; she only said, 'If he had only known what a good dog she was, he wouldn't have shot her.'
Again the princess glanced round at her companion with even more uneasiness in her manner and was about to add something, but Pierre interrupted her.
He glanced once at the companion's face, saw her attentive and kindly gaze fixed on him, and, as often happens when one is talking, felt somehow that this companion in the black dress was a good, kind, excellent creature who would not hinder his conversing freely with Princess Mary.
But the abbe, though he evidently enjoyed the beauty of his companion, was absorbed in his mastery of the matter.
Companion cells are not found in the Pteridophyta and Gymnosperms. In the latter their place is taken by certain cells of the medullary rays and bast parenchyma.
I figured I'd open the door and then pawn her off as a companion to someone in the government.
He had already gained a reputation in his narrow circle as a keen debater and a jovial companion, and it is said that he had several smuggling adventures.
His early friend and school companion, Adelmann, archdeacon of Liege, wrote to him letters of expostulation on the subject of this report in 1046 and 1048; and a bishop, Hugo of Langres, wrote (about 1049) a refutation of the views which he had himself heard Berengar express in conversation.
If her companion does not give her enough details, Miss Keller asks questions until she has completed the view to her satisfaction.
(1866), and of Life in the South: a Companion to Uncle Tom's Cabin (1852), was superintendent of common schools in1853-1865(the executive head of the state's educational department having previously been a " literary board "), and won the name of the " Horace Mann of the South " by his wise reforms. He kept the public schools going through the Civil War, having advised against the disturbance of the school funds and their reinvestment in Confederate securities.
In 1274, at the council of Lyons, Gregory X., who had been the companion of Edward in the Holy Land, preached the Crusade to an assembly which contained envoys from the Mongol khan and Michael Palaeologus as well as from many western princes.
His eldest son, an officer in the army, was killed in a duel; and his second son, Charles, intended for the church, left Trinity College and became companion and secretary to the duke of Buckingham, at whose house he died.
In 1771 he took holy orders, and afterwards visited many parts of Europe as tutor and travelling companion to various noblemen and gentlemen.
The first volume of a Histoire naturelle des perroquets, a companion work by the same author, appeared in the same year, and is truly a monograph, since the parrots constitute a family of birds so naturally severed from all others that there has rarely been anything else confounded with them.
HYLAS, in Greek legend, son of Theiodamas, king of the Dryopians in Thessaly, the favourite of Heracles and his companion on the Argonautic expedition.
It was with the hope of restoring my self-confidence that she persuaded me to write for the Youth's Companion a brief account of my life.
The favours he received from the sovereign excited the jealousy of the vizier, and he was driven back to Africa (1364), where he was received with great cordiality by the sultan of Bougie, Abu Abdallah, who had been formerly his companion in prison.
He spoke of you even at the very last, she went on, turning her eyes from Pierre to her companion with a shyness that surprised him for an instant.
This was Speranski, Secretary of State, reporter to the Emperor and his companion at Erfurt, where he had more than once met and talked with Napoleon.
He'd regretted taking her to his bed initially but now wished he'd taken up her offer to become his companion, even if only for the few nights they had together.
R, Optical section of leptoid (sieve-tube segment) of Phanerogam, with two proteid (companion) cells.
Leo, the saint's favourite disciple and companion on Mount Alverno at the time, which describes the circumstances of the stigmatization; Elias of Cortona, the acting superior, wrote on the day after his death a circular letter wherein he uses language clearly implying that he had himself seen the Stigmata, and there is a considerable amount of contemporary authentic second hand evidence.
He was a very agreeable companion and a thorough man of the world, singularly free from arrogance and pomposity; owing to his small stature, he was often known as "die kleine Excellenz."
A tissue mother-cell of the phloem may give rise to (i) a segment of a sieve-tube with its companion cell or cells; (2) a phloem fibre; (3) a single phloem-parenchyma (cambiform) cell, or a ve~rtical file of short parenchyma cells.
had given St Peter's banner at Lucca, only arrived - the last of the crusaders - in May 1097 (their original companion in arms, Count Robert of Flanders, having left them to winter at Bari, and crossed to Constantinople before the end of 1096).
An interesting member of this constellation is a-Capricorni, a pair of stars of 3rd and 4th magnitudes, each of which has a companion of the 9th magnitude.
According to Callimachus (Hymn to Diana, 190), she was a nymph, the daughter of Zeus and Carme, and a favourite companion of Artemis.
Dolokhov said that he and his companion were trying to overtake their regiment, and addressing the company in general asked whether they knew anything of the 6th Regiment.
The precursor of the thegn was the gesith, the companion of the king or great lord, the member of his comitatus, and the word thegn began to be used to describe a military gesith.
It is the companion of His throne, and by it He made the world (Prov.
Henry meanwhile, however, had sent William Knight, his secretary, on a separate mission to Rome to obtain facilities for his marriage with Anne; and on the cardinal's return in August he found her installed as the king's companion and proposed successor to Catherine of Aragon.
The chart of the world by Juan de la Cosa, the companion of Columbus, is the earliest extant which depicts the discoveries in the new world (150o), Nicolaus de Canerio, a Genoese, and the map which Alberto Cantino caused to be drawn at Lisbon for Hercules d'Este of Ferrara (1502), illustrating in addition the recent discoveries of the Portuguese in the East.
The choices are endless, making this form of dining great for a large group or a special night out with your companion.
Here she was, thinking about a complete stranger as a companion.
An electric jolt or a belly full of fiber glass is definitely not what you had in mind when you first decided on building a dog house for your canine companion.
The monster only wants Victor to create another like him, preferably female, so that he can have one companion that won't shun him for his appearance.
I'm sorry I've been such a poor companion.
The way it worked out, I had a sitter, mom had help and Tammy had a companion.
Dean pegged her to be Jerome Shipton's companion.
Alex was a delightful companion.
This was not a personal message to a companion.
I'd even … I'd even consider becoming your … companion.
Yet, he'd refused her offer to become his companion.
It was part of the reason why he'd turned her down as a companion.
As Dean shut off the engine he turned to his companion.
Neither of the men seemed to pay the slightest attention to either Dean or the painters, but one of them seemed to be keeping an eye on the door while the other spoke in low tones to his companion.
Who would have guessed that a seven-year-old would make such a great companion?
Among his companions on his voyage round the Cape were the Baron Imhoff, a speculative portrait-painter, and his wife, a lady of some personal attractions and great social charm, who was destined henceforth to be Hastings's lifelong companion.
The female beetle in spring-time collects dung, which she forms into a ball by continuous rolling, sometimes assisted by a companion.
In the early periods of the history of other countries this seems to have been the case even where the dog was esteemed and valued, and had become the companion, the friend and the defender of man and his home; and in the and century of the Christian era Arrian wrote that "there is as much difference between a fair trial of speed in a good run, and ensnaring a poor animal without an effort, as between the secret piratical assaults of robbers at sea and the victorious naval engagements of the Athenians at Artemisium and at Salamis."
Later, mention is made of large and ferocious dogs which were employed to guard sheep and cattle, or to watch at the door of the house, or even to act as a companion, and G.
Solomon reminds kings and rulers that they will be held to strict account by God, and, urging them to learn wisdom from his words, proceeds to give his own experience: devoting himself from his youth to the pursuit of wisdom he had found her to be a treasure that never failed, the source and embodiment of all that is most excellent and beautiful in the world - through her he looks to obtain influence over men and immortality, and he concludes with a prayer that God would send her out of his holy heavens to be his companion and guide.
it is the companion of God in His creative work, itself created before the world; in Ecclus.
Of these the aegis, usually explained as a storm-cloud, is probably intended as a battle-charm, like the Gorgon's head on the shield and the faces on the shields of Chinese soldiers; the owl probably represents the form under which she was worshipped in primitive times, and subsequently became her favourite bird (the epithet -yXavK6.)7rts, meaning "keen-eyed" in Homer, may have originally signified "owl-faced"); the snake, a common companion of the earth deities, probably refers to her connexion with ErechtheusErichthonius.
The little book promptly aroused widespread interest, some cordial sympathy and much vehement opposition; whilst its large companion the Etudes evangeliques, containing the course on the parables and four sections of his coming commentary on the Fourth Gospel, passed almost unnoticed.
He retained his old university habit of taking long walks with a congenial companion, even in London, and although he cared but little for what is commonly known as society - the society of crowded rooms and fragments of sentences - he very much liked conversation.
He was the companion and friend of Alexander in his Asiatic campaigns.
from William Bisschop, a companion of the king's murderers, Thomas Gurney and John Maltravers.
About 1367 she married Sir Hugh Swynford (1340-1372), a Lincolnshire man, by whom she had a son, Thomas (c. 1 3 68 - 1 433), who was a friend and companion of Henry IV.
The Latin comes meant literally a companion or follower.
The Frankish kings of the Merovingian dynasty retained the Roman system of administration, and under them the word comes preserved its original meaning; the comes was a companion of the king, a royal servant of high rank.
The scorpion, attacking the genitals of the bull, is sent by Ahriman from the lower world to defeat the purpose of the sacrifice; the dog, springing towards the wound in the bull's side, was venerated by the Persians as the companion of Mithras; the serpent is the symbol of the earth being made fertile by drinking the blood of the sacrificial bull; the raven, towards which Mithras turns his face as if for direction, is the herald of the Sun-god, whose bust is near by, and who has ordered the sacrifice; various plants near the bull, and heads of wheat springing from his tail, symbolize the result of the sacrifice; the cypress is perhaps the tree of immortality.
L.) History Brazil was discovered in February 1499 (o.s.) by Vicente Yanez Pinzon, a companion of Columbus.
1-6, and the companion passage, xi.
Its companion volume of Select Charters and other Illustrations of English Constitutional History, admirable in itself, has a special importance in that its plan has been imitated with good results both in England and the United States.
In character he was modest, kind and sympathetic, ever ready to help and encourage serious students, generous in his judgment of the works of others, a most cheery companion, full of wit and humour.
At Naples he was tried as a traitor, and on the 29th of October was beheaded with his friend and companion Frederick of Baden, titular duke of Austria.
His visiting espionage, as unkind critics put it - his secret diplomatic mission, as he would have liked to have it put himself - began in the summer of 1722, and he set out for it in company with a certain Madame de Rupelmonde, to whom he as usual made love, taught deism and served as an amusing travelling companion.
Volumes and almost libraries have been written on the Calas affair, and we can but refer here to the only less famous cases of Sirven (very similar to that of Calas, though no judicial murder was actually committed), Espinasse (who had been sentenced to the galleys for harbouring a Protestant minister), Lally (the son of the unjustly treated but not blameless Irish-French commander in India), D'Etalonde (the companion of La Barre), Montbailli and others.
Anxious to open a political connexion with the Cape and British governments, Chaka entrusted early in 1828 one of his principal chiefs, Sotobi, and a companion to the care of J.
Curtius then became Otfried Miller's companion in his exploration of the Peloponnese, and on Miller's death in 1840 returned to Germany.
That neither this, nor any other, companion of Paul can have been the author of the whole work is supposed to follow both from its theological temper and from discrepancies between its statements and those of the Pauline Epistles on matters of fact.
Moreover, the difficulties in the way of supposing that the author of Acts could at an earlier period of his life have been a companion of St Paul do not seem to be so serious as some critics think.
There is then strong reason for believing the tradition that Luke, the companion of the Apostle Paul, was the author of our third Gospel and the Acts.
During a part at least of these long journeys the companion of Odoric was Friar James, an Irishman, as appears from a record in the public books of Udine, showing that shortly after Odoric's death a present of two marks was made to this Irish friar, Socio beati Fratris Odorici, amore Dei et Odorici.
Such external evidence as exists bearing on the origin of the Heliand and the companion poem is contained in a Latin document printed by Flacius Illyricus in 1562.
Following Wallin's route across the desert by Mean and Jauf, Palgrave and his companion, a Syrian Christian, reached Hail in July 1862; here they were hospitably entertained by the amir Talal, nephew of the founder of the Ibn Rashid dynasty, and after some stay passed on with his countenance through Kasim to southern Nejd.
It begins with a description of the old campingground, before which the poet calls on his companion to stop, while he bewails the traces of those who have left for other places.
Miss Sullivan, whose ability as a teacher must be considered almost as marvellous as the talent of her pupil, was throughout her devoted companion.
Spent with weakness and fatigue he asked leave to rest his head on his companion's lap, and quickly fell into a quiet sleep. As Niccolini tells us, the martyr's face became serene and smiling as a child's.
San Juan was founded in 1561 by Juan Yufre, a_ companion of Captain Castillo, the founder of Mendoza.
In 1736 a smuggler named Wilson, who had won popularity by helping a companion to escape from the Tolbooth prison, was hanged; and, some slight disturbance occurring at the execution, the city guard fired on the mob, killing a few and wounding a considerable number of persons.
The classic drama NO and its companion the Kyogen had two children, the Joruri and the Kabuki.
The word is Arabic, and originally means a companion.
Godey's Lady's Book was long popular, and the Ladies Home Journal (1883) and the-Woman's Home Companion (1893) are now current.
Children's magazines originated with the Young Misses' Magazine (1806) of Brooklyn; the New York St Nicholas (monthly) and the Boston Youth's Companion (weekly) are prominent juveniles.
After passing his final examinations in 1825, he spent a year in Switzerland, during part of the time acting as companion and secretary to C. von Bonstetten (1745-1832); the year 1827 was spent chiefly in Rome.
he confounds Dionysius the elder and Dionysius the younger, Mithradates satrap of Artaxerxes and Mithradates the Great, Scipio the elder and Scipio the younger, Perseus, king of Macedonia and Perseus the companion of Alexander; he mixes up the stratagems of Caesar and Pompey; he brings into immediate connexion events which were totally distinct; he narrates some events twice over, with variations according to the different authors from whom he draws.
When Mahomet fled from Mecca, Abu-Bekr was his sole companion, and shared both his hardships and his triumphs, remaining constantly with him until the day of his death.
ACHATES, the companion of Aeneas in Virgil's Aeneid.
The expression "fidus Achates" has become proverbial for a loyal and devoted companion.
4to), which includes his extensive Foreign Correspondence with distinguished French men and women, and the notices of him in the memoirs of Cumberland, Hannah More and Madame D'Arblay, and above all in Boswell's Life of Johnson, bear testimony to his many attractive qualities as a companion and to his fidelity as a friend.
DICTYS CRETENSIS, of Cnossus in Crete, the supposed companion of Idomeneus during the Trojan War, and author of a diary of its events.
The botanic gardens cover 14 acres, contain over 8000 varieties of trees and plants, and afford a magnificent view of Table Mountain and its companion heights.
His efforts were first directed to the preparation of English textbooks: Higher English Grammar (1863), followed in 1866 by the Manual of Rhetoric, in 1872 by A First English Grammar, and in 1874 by the Companion io the Higher Grammar.
Taking the narratives as we now have them, Balaam is a companion figure to Jonah, the prophet who wanted to go where he was not sent, over against the prophet who ran away from the mission to which he was called.
He is also represented as the companion of Dionysus, especially in Asia Minor.
Algol, in fact, travels at the rate of 26.3 miles a second round the centre of gravity of the system which it forms with an invisible companion, while the two together approach the sun with an unvarying speed of 2.3 miles per second.
But Irenaeus was at most fifteen when thus frequenting Polycarp; writes thirty-five to fifty years later in Lyons, admitting that he noted down nothing at the time; and, since his mistaken description of Papias as " a hearer of John " the Zebedean was certainly reached by mistaking the presbyter for the apostle, his additional words " and a companion of Polycarp " point to this same mistaken identification having also operated in his mind with regard to Polycarp. In any case, the very real and important presbyter is completely unknown to Irenaeus, and his conclusion as to the book's authorship resulted apparently from a comparison of its contents with Polycarp's teaching.
For no beast however mighty, no bird however graceful, was a fit companion for God's masterpiece, and, apart from the serpent, the animals had no faculty of speech.
The first Europeans known to have visited the site of Milwaukee were Father Jacques Marquette, the Jesuit missionary, and his companion, Louis Joliet, who on their return in the autumn of 1673 to the mission of St Francis Xavier at De Pere from their trip down the Mississippi, skirted the west shore of Lake Michigan in their canoes from Chicago northward.
In one of his incomprehensible freaks he set off for Lyons, and, after abandoning his companion in an epileptic fit, returned to Annecy to find Madame de Warens gone.
The companion rectangular zodiac still in situ on the portico of the temple of Isis at Dendera suits, as to constellational arrangements, the date 29 A.D.
It is true, Arakcheev took no active part in the war of 1812, but all the correspondence and despatches relating to it passed through his hands, and he was the emperor's inseparable companion during the whole course of it.
In the dull round of instruction in "grammar" he did not distinguish himself, and was surpassed by his early friend and companion, William Herman, who was Winckel's favourite pupil.
Lord Mountjoy, who had been companion to Prince Henry in his studies, had become a person of influence.
The epistle is more the work of a companion of St Paul of long standing than of one who, with quite different and independent antecedents, had only been influenced by the perusal of one or two of St Paul's letters.
C. Burkitt and others believe, the later date must be taken; otherwise the earlier date is more probable, as in any case it must fall within the lifetime of a companion of St Paul.
In 1767 Samuel Wallis worked through the central part of the Paumotus, and visited Tahiti and the Marianas, while his companion Philip Carteret discovered Pitcairn, and visited Santa Cruz, the Solomons and New Pomerania.
(1740-1752); Historische and theologische Einleitung in die religiosen Streitigkeiten, welche sonderlich ausser der ev.-lutherischen Kirche entstanden (5 vols., 1733 ff.); the companion work to this, Einleitung in die Religionsstreitigkeiten der evangel.
D.," his sister-in-law and constant companion, Mlle Felicie Dosne.
In 1809 Caroline - died, and three years later Schelling married one of her closest friends, Pauline Gotter, in whom he found a faithful companion.
His most important work, the Athenae Cantabrigienses (1858, 1861), a companion work to the famous Athenae Oxonienses of Anthony a Wood, contains biographical memoirs of the authors and other men of eminence who were educated at the university of Cambridge from 1500 to 1609.
Eve is given him by Satan as his companion.
3 5) as the forerunner and companion of Fortuna, holding in her brazen hand huge nails, a clamp and molten lead, symbolical of fixedness and tenacity.
Strabo chiefly employed Greek authorities (the Alexandrian geographers Polybius, Posidonius and Theophanes of Mytilene, the companion of Pompey) and made comparatively little use of Roman authorities.
Wexford, and she became his companion in all his travels.
Dee at length quarrelled with his companion, and returned to England in 1589.
John still lived there with his mother, aged 83, infirm, and failing in sight, to whom came as a companion their cousin, Joanna Ruskin Agnew, afterwards Mrs Arthur Severn.
5 According to Stansfield there are three companion lines on either side of a central line, which consists of two lines of unequal brightness.
After his return to his native country Houdon executed for the king of Prussia, as a companion to a statue of Summer, La Frileuse, a naif embodiment of shivering cold, which is one of his best as well as one of his best-known works.
His resemblance to Adonis has led to the theory that the names of the two are identical, and that Attis is only the Semitic companion of Syrian Aphrodite grafted on to the Phrygian Great Mother worship (Haakh, Stuttgarter-Philolog.- Vers., 18J7, 176 ff.).
An authoritative record of the outlines of his life was only discovered early in the 19th century in a writing of Auxentius of Milan, his pupil and companion.
He was educated privately and at a dissenting academy in London, and became chaplain and companion to a Mr Streatfield at Stoke Newington.
Apobates was the name given to the companion of the charioteer, who showed his skill by leaping out of the chariot and up again while the horses were going at full speed.
In 1865, through a companion in arms named O'Neill, he was brought into contact with Fenianism, and having learnt of the Fenian plot against Canada, he mentioned the designs when writing home to his father.
Entering the Mississippi on the 17th of May, Joliet and his companion turned back on the 17th of July, and returned to Green Bay and Michigan (by way of the Illinois river) at the end of September 1673.
A companion piece, La Varsovienne, was written for the Poles, by whom it was sung on the march to battle.
The town contains many other notable buildings, but none of such importance as the mosque of the Companion (i.e.
Hobbes was his companion rather than tutor (before becoming secretary); and, growing greatly attached to each other, they were sent abroad together on the grand tour in 1610.
Deas, Young Tea Planter's Companion (London, 1886).
humble companion in the house of a country gentleman; but a.
Yet in his misery he was still an agreeable companion.
He was privately educated, being his father's intimate and constant companion, and derived from him his early literary enthusiasm.
Dresser, as a companion volume to his monograph on the Meropidae.
In 1808 he became acquainted with Jeremy Bentham, and was for many years his chief companion and ally.
From this time onwards he seems to have depended chiefly on the bounty of his pupil Willughby, who made Ray his constant companion while he lived, and at his death left him 60 a year, with the charge of educating his two sons.
The sacred ibis is not found in Egypt, but the buff-backed heron, the constant companion of the buffalo, is usually called an ibis.
The mother, however, forms a remarkable exception to this rule; in rare instances, also, a wife becomes a companion to her husband.
In his own country, all orders of men, from the emperor Maximilian down, delighted to honour him; and he was the familiar companion of chosen spirits among the statesmen, humanists and reformers of the new age.
A companion sanctuary of Hecate was constructed underground by Diocletian.
Some took part with Sir Andrew Murray, son of a companion of Wallace, and with the Steward, who contrived to occupy the castle of Dunbarton, the key of western Scotland.
By 1342 Roxburgh, Stirling and Edinburgh castles were again in Scottish hands, though the Knight of Liddesdale captured and starved to death, in Hermitage castle, his gallant companion in arms, Sir Alexander Ramsay, who had relieved the garrison of Dunbar.
He relied on Douglas, who (1450) was his constant companion, till the earl visited Rome (November 1450-April 1451).
Man and Superman (published in 1903) was produced there on the 23rd of May 1905, in a necessarily abridged form, with Granville Barker in the part of John Tanner, the author of the "Revolutionists's Handbook and Pocket Companion," printed as an appendix to the play.
30 be rendered: " I was at his side as a master-workman "; but the Hebrew word (amon) rendered " master-workman " is of doubtful meaning, and the connexion rather calls for some such sense as " nursling, ward "; Yahweh himself is represented as the architect, and wisdom, the first of his works, is his companion, sporting in his presence like a beloved child.
The best elements in Goethe's genius came from his mother's side; of a lively, impulsive disposition, and gifted with remarkable imaginative power, Frau Rat was the ideal mother of a poet; moreover, being hardly eighteen at the time of her son's birth, she was herself able to be the companion of his childhood.
Wolfgang or, as he was familiarly called, Wolf von Goethe, was by far the more gifted of the two brothers, and his gloomy destiny by so much the more tragic. A sensitive and highly imaginative boy, he was the favourite of his grandfather, who made him his constant companion.
Tristram, Land of Israel (1865), Land of Moab (1873); The Palestine Exploration Fund, map and companion volumes (Memoirs of the Surve y of Western Palestine), 7 vols.; S.
He was not an agreeable companion, violent in his passions, nervous, restless, and in old age extremely irascible.
He was brought up in a neighbourhood bordering on the open country, and from his earliest years he found a companion in nature; he was also early initiated into the reading of poetry and romance, hearing Spenser and Scott in childhood, and introduced to old ballads by his mother.
After the death of Flavius Valerius Severus he was elevated to the rank of Augustus by Galerius, his former friend and companion in arms, on the 11th of November 307, receiving as his immediate command the provinces of Illyricum.
After leaving his second post he was received into the house of a merchant at Riga named Johann Christoph Behrens, who contracted a great friendship for him and selected him as his companion for a tour through Danzig, Berlin, Hamburg, Amsterdam and London.
In both cases no extraneous cause can be assigned; the period seems to be inherent in the star itself and not to be determined by the revolution of a satellite (no variability of the line-of-sight motion of Mira has been found, so that it is probably not accompanied by any large companion).
This leaves no room for doubt that an invisible companion passes between us and Algol about the time the diminution of light takes place, and so proves the correctness of the explanation.
and its companion a diameter of 830,000 m.; the distance between their centres cannot be deduced without making certain doubtful assumptions, but may be about 3,000,000 m.
Thus the faint companion of Sirius is of nearly the same mass.
In this case the companion, being about half the mass of Sirius itself, has probably cooled more rapidly, and on that account emits much less light.
In 448 again occurred various diplomatic negotiations, and especially the embassy of Maximinus, of which many curious details have been recorded by Priscus his companion.
The Roman title of duke was less dignified than that of count (comes, companion) which implied an honourable personal relation to the emperor (see Count).
DIEGO DE ALMAGRO (1475-1538), Spanish commander, the companion and rival of Pizarro, was born at Aldea del Rey in 1475.
from Sutton, but Sterne, in spite of his double duties, seems to have been a frequent visitor there, and to have found in his not too strait-laced friend a highly congenial companion.
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This book of the Bible, which now stands fifth in the New Testament, was read at first as the companion and sequel of the Gospel of Luke.
Muratorian Canon, Irenaeus, Tertullian,Clement and Origen), all points to Luke, the companion and fellowworker of Paul (Philem.
Finally, the book itself seems to claim to be written by a companion of Paul.
I) quotes these passages as proof that Luke, the author, was a companion of the apostle.
Most scholars admit that the " we " narrative is that of a personal companion of Paul, who was probably none other than Luke, in view of his traditional authorship of Acts.
On the whole, then, the most tenable theory is that the writer of the " we " sections was also the author of Acts; and that he was Luke, Paul's companion during most of his later ministry, and also his " counterpart," "as a Hellene, who yet had personal sympathy with Jewish primitive Christianity " (Harnack, op. cit.
Particularly is this so as regards the question of authorship. As Harnack observes (Lukas der Arzt, p. 24), the" miraculous " or supernormal ele ment is hardly, if at all, less marked in the " we " sections, which are substantially the witness of a companion of Paul (and where efforts to dissect out the miracles are fruitless), than in the rest of the work.
Quellenkritik, then, a distinctive feature of recent research upon Acts, solves many difficulties in the way of treating it as an honest narrative by a companion of Paul.
In the companion tribes these appendages have normally seven joints, and always more than three.
Their chosen leader, whom they destined to succeed Nero, was C. Calpurnius Piso, a handsome, wealthy and popular noble, and a boon companion of Nero himself.
He was almost immediately made the companion and trusted friend of its sovereign, loaded with honours, lodged in a fine house, enrolled among the nobles of the realm, enriched, and placed at the very height of social importance.
These remarks apply especially to that venerable rationalization which evolves the whole legend from a misreading of Undecimilla, the name of Ursula's companion, into undecim millia, i.e.
being a reprint of the epic poem published in 1610 by Villagra, a companion of Of - late in his expedition to New Mexico.
And the dog, the companion of Sraosha, is there too.
But he is there as the companion and friend of man, which is Aryan and not Semitic. So alien indeed is this from the Semitic mind that in the Aramaic and Hebrew versions the dog does not appear.
COMPANION (through the O.
"Companion" is particularly used of soldiers, as in the expression "companion in arms," and so is the title of the lowest rank in a military or other order of knighthood; the word is also used of a person who lives with another in a paid position for the sake of company, and is looked on rather as a friend than a servant; and of a pair or match, as of pictures and the like.
camera della cornpagna, the storeroom for provisions on board ship, is the use of "companion" for the framed windows over a hatchway on the deck of a ship, and also for the hooded entrance-stairs to the captain's cabin.
Henceforth the new tsaritsa was her husband's inseparable companion.
ANAXIMANDER, the second of the physical philosophers of Ionia, was a citizen of Miletus and a companion or pupil of Thales.
The first Spanish invasion of Chile took place in 1535, when Diego de Almagro, the companion and rival of Pizarro in the conquest of Peru, marched into Chile in search of gold.
and Shapur 1., represents the king and the god Ormuzd both on horseback, the latter in the act of handing to his companion the ring of sovereignty.
by winning a victory in a wrestling match, and soon became the emperor's boon companion and was appointed chamberlain (parakoemomenos).
In December 1891 he sent off his companion, Dr Stuhlmann, with the bulk of the caravan, on the way back to the east coast.
Sometimes they were expanded versions of its episodes, sometimes what may be called commentaries or companion volumes.
An outbreak of the plague in 1555 caused the boys to return home, and for the next few years Joseph was his father's constant companion and amanuensis.
In 1563 the professor recommended him to Louis de Chastaigner, the young lord of La Roche Pozay, as a companion in his travels.
1 55), we have the witness of Irenaeus that he was "a companion (traIpos) of Polycarp," who was born not later than A.D.
It seems clear that he had a peculiar gift for evoking the enthusiasm of rude tribes, and we can well understand how the famous white fawn, a present from one of the natives, which was his constant companion and was supposed to communicate to him the advice of the goddess Diana, promoted his popularity.
He was the reputed founder of Buthrotum and Chaonia, named after a brother or companion whom he had accidentally slain while hunting.
The societies advised that trilithon 6, 7, with lintel - which had slewed round - and trilithon 56, which was leaning at a dangerous angle, should be examined with a view to replacement with as little excavation as possible; that the monolith and lintel 22 be replaced, and its companion sarsen (21) secured; and that trilithon 57, 58, should be re-erected in its place, which was exactly known.
But practically the Dalai Lama, owing to his position in the capital,' has the political supremacy, and is actually called the Gyalpo Rinpotshe, " the glorious king " - his companion being content with the title Pantshen Rinpotshe, " the glorious teacher."
Very interesting is the account of the captivity of Bishop Augusta, written by his companion the young priest Jan Bilek.
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He impressed every one as a man of extraordinary acuteness and originality; and these solid gifts were set off to the highest advantage by quickness of thought and speech, a lucid style, wit and poetic fancy, and a social warmth which made him delightful as a friend and companion.
After romantic adventures, in which she owed her safety to the loyalty of a boy of fourteen, her only companion, she escaped with her little son to Harlech.
Here he killed a serpent which was revived by a companion, which laid a certain herb upon it.
50), early Christian prophet and missionary, was the companion of St Paul on the second journey, when he took the place formerly held by Barnabas.
1, curve c. The companion to the cycloid is a curve so named on account of its similarity of construction, form and equation to the common cycloid.
Draw any line DE perpendicular to AB and meeting the circle in E, and take a point P on DE such that the line DP =arc BE; then the locus of P is the companion to the cycloid.
Whenever the crocodile is out of the water the spur-winged plover is its invariable companion.
and in the action the murderer of Mr Plowden was slain by his friend and companion Mr J.
Of things communicable he was at the same time, as we have said, communicative - a genial companion, a generous and loyal friend, ready and eloquent of discourse, impressing all with whom he was brought in contact by the power and the charm of genius, and inspiring fervent devotion and attachment in friends and pupils.
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Esther, daughter of a merchant named Edward Johnson, a dependant, and legatee to a small amount, of Sir William Temple's (born in March 1680), whose acquaintance he had made at Moor Park in 1689, and whom he has immortalized as "Stella," came over with her companion Rebecca Dingley, a poor relative of the Temple family, and was soon permanently domiciled in his neighbourhood.
Fever came upon him, and for a time was his almost constant companion; this, with other serious ailments which subsequently attacked him, and which he had no medicine to counteract, told on even his iron frame.
It is said to have been broad moonlight on the full moon of the month of July, when the young chief, with Channa as his sole companion, leaving his father's home, his wealth and social position, his wife and child behind him, went out into the wilderness to become a penniless and despised student, and a homeless wanderer.
That great bird'seye vision of Bordeaux which is in the Luxembourg dates from these years, and in these years he was at Rotterdam, the companion of Jongkind, with whom he had so much in common, but whose work, like his, free and fearless and unconventional, can never be said with accuracy to have seriously influenced his own.
In 1862 Speke and his companion, J.
His sister Elizabeth, who became his life companion, and whose verse is preserved with his own, was president of the Woman's Anti-Slavery Society in Amesbury.
In the same year appeared Sermons on Various Subjects (2 vols.), the Church Companion, or Sermons on Several Subjects, and a recommendatory epistle to the Life of Thomas Halyburton.
But his most offensive act was to promote to the position of chief councillor of the crown, and disperser of the royal favors, a clever but vain and ostentatious Gascon knight, one Piers Gaveston, who had been the companion of his boyhood, and had been banished by Edward I.
These were the two Hugh Despensers, father and son; the elder was an ambitious baron who hated Lancaster, the younger had been made Edwards chamberlain in 1318 and had become his secret councillor and constant companion.
His determination to end the system was well shown by the fact that he heavily fined even the earl of Oxford, the companion of his exile~ the victor of Bosworth, and the most notoriously loyal peer in the realm, for an ostentatious violation of the statute.
On the 6th of May 1882 Lord Spencer made his entry into Dublin, and on the evening of the same day Lord Frederick, unwisely allowed to walk home alone with Burke, the undersecretary to the Irish government, was murdered with his companion in Phoenix Park.
Old pedigree-makers from the 14th century onward have made of Harding a younger son of a king of Denmark and a companion of the Conqueror, while modern historians assert his identity with one Harding who, although an English thane, is recorded by Domesday Book in 1086 as a great landowner in Somerset.
The worship of Callisto being merged in that of the greater divinity, she became the handmaid and companion of Artemis.
In ordinary language the adjective "humane" is restricted to the sense of "kind-hearted," "unselfish": the abstract "humanity" has this sense and also the sense of "that which pertains to mankind" derived in this case with the companion adjective "human."
As a creator of aught but romantic incident, indeed, Cooper's claims to renown must rest on the fine figure of the Leatherstocking, and, in a less degree, on that of his friend and companion, the Big Serpent.
But she had much natural good sense, was a true friend and, in her more cheerful moments, an amiable companion.
He was a genial companion, frank and outspoken, and a good man of business.
In 1539 he attended Charles V.'s conference on Christian reunion at Frankfort as the companion of Bucer, and in the following year he appeared at Hagenau and Worms, as the delegate from the city of Strassburg.
In her Calvin found, to use his own words, "the excellent companion of his life," a "precious help" to him amid his manifold labours and frequent infirmities.
The ninth edition of the Companion to this collection (18to, p. 121) states that the specimen "was brought alive" [?to ].
darwini to be the constant companion of guanacos (Lama huanaco) - just as in Africa the ostrich seeks the society of zebras and antelopes.
But while on a visit to Geneva, Madame de Vermenou met Suzanne Curchod, the daughter of a pastor near Lausanne, to whom Gibbon had been engaged, and brought her back as her companion to Paris in 1764.
Unfortunately, the biography of the poet, called Gosain-charitra, by Benimadhab Das, who was a personal follower and constant companion of the Master, and died in 1642, has disappeared, and no copy of it is known to exist.
He was promoted lieutenant-colonel for his Chinese services, and made a Companion of the Bath.
It gets lonely out here for a woman with no companion but a three-year-old girl.
I'm here as a companion for your mother, not you!
Money usually traveled with a companion called trouble.
Pete joined them, waving a gnarled hand to indicate his companion.
His smiles to his companion were easy and his gaze wary.
Dean said, in a volume that caused an elderly matron from Mobile to spill her dominoes and then knee the table and dump her companion's tiles.
Then he pushed his shy pregnant companion forward a step.
I'd even â€¦ I'd even consider becoming your â€¦ companion.
He couldn't take her as his companion, no matter what he felt for her.
I intended to make you the companion of some powerful politician at some point, but you showed an incredible aptitude for learning when you were quite young, he explained.
Mums was her constant companion throughout labor, and all three Reynolds girls made an appearance, cheering Lori on.
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adorable puppy will grow into a loyal companion who will become a part of any loving family.
albatross companion, Kir, who is constantly getting the pair into difficulties.
Along for the ride is his randy wiseacre albatross companion, Kir, who is constantly getting the pair into difficulties.
Write a poem about keeping a companion animal, with a happy ending.
barroom brawl by a drinking companion.
Forget its cliched use as a companion to red begonias, because this pretty plant has lots more to offer.
bicolor design weighing only 2.4kgs will be your best companion for successful business presentations and Home entertainments.
binaryspan>X-ray binaries a black hole or neutron star is devouring material from its companion star.
boon companion, John Briggs, he followed at a safe distance behind.
In 1593, Marlowe was murdered in a barroom brawl by a drinking companion.
Such a system invalidated any tradition to the contrary traceable to any Companion, even one of the rightly-guided caliphs.
My companion had the beef carpaccio, which was tender and savored with enjoyment.
My companion had caviar with blinis & a shot of vodka, which was also delicious.
Our CaddyO bottle chiller is the perfect traveling companion.
collaborated extensively in their work, report their findings in companion articles in the April 2004 issue of Diabetes.
Partnered by work rider Mick Denaro, the three-year-old colt worked with a galloping companion and pleased trainer Jeremy Noseda.
I told the Count briefly of the death of my traveling companion.
Meetings The employe has the right to be accompanied by a companion who is a worker or trade union official.
The effect of a canine companion during the first year of a dog's life on the likelihood of referral appears to be quite limited.
Then make the Bible a book which is your constant companion for the rest of your life.
Writers and editors of all kinds will find this handy guide an indispensable companion in their work.
Not only did he bear a passing resemblance to the young reporter, he was also accompanied by a faithful canine companion.
The USB Massage Ball is the perfect desktop companion for use at home or the office.
In return he will be a wonderful and loyal companion.
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I had sat no further from a Cabinet Minister than from a dining companion, and had abused him according to my conscience.
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Summer Solstice is regarded as the perfect summer cask ale drinking companion.
A robot companion approaching a seated person in a helping context.
I never found the companion that was so companionable as solitude.
compositor attributions are taken from William Shakespeare: A Textual Companion.
The companion cannot answer questions for the employe but can confer with the employe and address the meeting.
constant companion was Captain, the Staffordshire bull terrier.
Because of the extent and depth of his reading he makes a good conversationalist and an excellent companion.
Nothing could exceed the love and respect which the younger cottagers exhibited toward their venerable companion.
The practice crop rotation and companion planting and are virtually self sufficient very few external inputs are used.
Yet, after all, as a friend and companion, I hope never to become quite distasteful to my dear master.
Observations of white dwarfs The first white dwarfs The first white dwarf star to be found was the companion to the bright star Sirius.
And truly, her companion justified the encomiums of the faithful chum.
Unfortunately, the companion volumes originally envisioned were not published.
faithful companion that wants to be by your side.
My companion chose a creamy mango pudding while I had crispy banana fritters with vanilla ice-cream and honey.
galaxytions we are now trying to answer include: Are the dusty companion galaxies at the same redshift as the QSO?
Trance Tower garrison Who is the Companion trying to reach in the besieged garrison?
Mr. Pond had borne an excellent reputation as an astute and honorable business man, successful politician and an exceedingly genial companion.
grimy window, I observe the old man shuffle past with his new companion.
As more helium is accreted, the process repeats itself until all the matter from the companion star is used up.
My companion had several helpings of the pork dish which he said were flavorsome.
And, never forgetting 'Peter ', the littlest hobo of Portugal, our part time companion.
hold was held in high esteem as an energetic, friendly, unassuming and entertaining companion.
Apparently the tall blond humanoid had a silent and invisible companion that never manifested itself in human form.
indispensable travel companion.
He quickly pressed her into service as class pianist; soon, she became his personal accompanist and increasingly indispensable companion.
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She seemed insensible, not only of nature, but of the presence of her companion.
loitering nearby, kept at bay by two other hippos standing guard either side of their dead companion.
longtime companion - graffiti.
He's also a highly entertaining companion, with a gift for accurate mimicry which can make you ache with laughter.
A light breeze had dispersed the mist and there was a full moon, casting chill shadows of himself and his still companion.
Looking in the Distance: The Human Search for Meaning is the companion volume to Bishop Richard Holloway's godless morality.
mummye just dropped by to let you know that mommy has just found me a companion from our local rescue center in Nottingham.
He has left it to Primrose to handle the business; he can have his companion if he secures the papal nuncio 's approval.
Also debuting over the weekend were horror remake The omen and A Prairie Home Companion.
Offering brilliant viewing due to the multi-coated optics, users find this a great companion on the water.
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As a direct result of his own refusal to return to the fighting, his beloved companion Patroclus is killed in battle by Hector.
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Also, can anyone recommend a good book about growing veg in beds (about spacing, rotation, companion planting etc.
The half brothers left; and with them went Freud's admired older playmate and fighting companion, his ' nephew ' John.
My companion wore a stunning red polka dot ensemble.
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presidean take a companion with you to assist you or ask the presiding officer at the polling station for help.
randy wiseacre albatross companion, Kir, who is constantly getting the pair into difficulties.
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A handsome male redstart with female companion is another pleasing addition to our list.
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ringworm infections in companion animals.
Acts 18.17 Sosthenes (2) was a companion of Paul, referred to in the opening salutation of his first letter to Corinth.
Supplied with an oak tanned pouch style scabbard it makes the perfect companion to fishing or bird shooting trips.
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slink vampire slunk back into the shadows, pulling his idiot companion along.
The Cocker is the smallest of the working spaniels, is a happy, enthusiastic companion whose tail never seems to stops wagging.
spheroid component, or perhaps a close companion.
spiral galaxy with a companion on its north edge that appears to be colliding with M51.
The commonest cause of GI problems in companion rabbits is if the gut slows down and stops - gastrointestinal stasis or " ileus " .
strumming away at his onstage companion.
One of the best starting points is the companion to the Macionis sociology textbook.
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Her companion was a very vivacious lady with an ugly attractive face and hair powdered with gray.
He is now writing Cassell's Chronology of World History and its companion volume - A Short Guide to World history.
He is easy to train, a most suitable companion for dog sports, and also weatherproof.
Nova outbursts occur when a close companion star transfers fresh hydrogen fuel to a burned-out white dwarf.
Winnie's companion is then dealt in.
wiseacre albatross companion, Kir, who is constantly getting the pair into difficulties.
I would also add that purchasing the companion workbook is a must.
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We learn from Ovid that Propertius was his senior, but also his friend and companion; and that he was third in the sequence of elegiac poets, following Gallus, who was born in 69 B.C., and Tibullus, and immediately preceding Ovid himself, who was born in 43 B.C. We shall not then be far wrong in supposing that he was born about 50 B.C. His early life was full of misfortune.
His literary industry was thenceforth confined to his commentary on the Republic of Plato, and some essays on Aristotle which were to have formed a companion volume to the translation of the Politics.
He had favoured the enthronement of his old companion in arms Leo the Armenian (813), but, detected in a conspiracy against that emperor, had been sentenced to death in December 820; his partisans, however, succeeded in assassinating Leo and called Michael from the prison to the throne.
In close contact with the segments of the sieve tubes are companion cells which communicate with the sieve tubes by delicate protoplasmic strands; they can be distinguished from ordinary pareochymatous cells by their small size and dense protoplasm.
His cheerful conversation, his smart and lively sallies, a singular mixture of malice of speech with goodness of heart, and of delicacy of wit with simplicity of manners, rendered him a pleasing and interesting companion; and if his manner was sometimes plain almost to the extent of rudeness, it probably set all the better an example of a much-needed reform to the class to which he belonged.
But my pride was soon humbled, and a sober melancholy was spread over my mind by the idea that I had taken an everlasting leave of an old and agreeable companion, and that whatsoever might be the future date of my History, the life of the historian must be short and precarious."
In 1772, the year in which he was chosen a foreign associate of the French Academy of Sciences, he accepted the position of librarian and literary companion to Lord Shelburne (afterwards ist Marquess of Landsdowne) at Calne, with a salary of £250 a year and a house.
In 1892 Captain Vittorio Bottego and a companion left Berbera and made their way past Imi to the upper Juba, which Bottego explored to its source, both travellers finally making their way via Lugh to the east coast.
The essence of Ormazd is Truth and Law asha= Vedic rta) : this quality he embodies, and its personification (though conceived as sexless) is always by his side, a constant companion and intimate.
Three collinear stars ?', c and 3 Orionis constitute the "belt of Orion"; of these E, the central star, is of the ist magnitude, 3 of the 2nd, while Orionis is a fine double star, its components having magnitudes 2 and 6; there is also a faint companion of magnitude io.
- The earliest indication which we possess of the belief that the author was Luke, the companion of the Apostle Paul (Col.
These are all traits which we should expect to find in one who was a companion of Paul and a Gentile (Col.
But besides these there were many others whose names were famous; such as Ta'abbata Sharran, a popular hero who recites his own adventures with great gusto; his companion Shanfara, whose fame rests on a fine poem which has been translated into French by de Sacy (in his Chrestomathie Arabe) and into English by G.
He was wont to mention the following as the two incidents in his life which had afforded him the greatest pleasure, - that a stranger, whom he had met as a travelling companion in his youth, made to his declaration "I am Daniel Bernoulli" the incredulous and mocking reply, "And I am Isaac Newton"; and that, while entertaining Kdnig and other guests, he solved without rising from table a problem which that mathematician had submitted as difficult and lengthy.
With the young prince, the future king, Bute's intimacy was equally marked; he became his constant companion and confidant, and used his influence to inspire him with animosity against the Whigs and with the high notions of the sovereign's powers and duties found in Bolingbroke's Patriot King and Blackstone's Commentaries.
He was able, impetuous, frank, perfectly fearless in controversy, a speaker and preacher of much eloquence, a supporter of missions to the Oneida Indians in his diocese, and the compiler of the following devotional works: A Companion for the Altar (1804), Festivals and Fasts (1804), A Companion to the Book of Common Prayer (1805), and A Clergyman's Companion (1805).
In the same thoroughfare is the Wadsworth Atheneum (built in 1842; enlarged in 1892-1893 and 1907) and its companion buildings, the Colt memorial (built in 1908 to accommodate the Elizabeth Colt art collection) and the Morgan art gallery (built in 1908 by J.
But the record of miracle as such cannot prejudice the question of authorship. Even the form in which the gift of Tongues at Pentecost is conceived does not tell against a companion of Paul, since it may have stood in his source, and the first outpouring of the Messianic Spirit may soon have come to be thought of as unique in some respects, parallel in fact to the Rabbinic tradition as to the inauguration of the Old Covenant at Sinai (cf.
Her letters reveal a spirit full of ardour and enthusiasm, and warped by that perverse bent which leads so many women to prefer a tyrant to a companion.
As the inseparable companion of the king, Moltke's influence soon became so boundless that the foreign diplomatists declared he could make and unmake ministers at will.
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Before I left Boston, I was asked to write a sketch of my life for the Youth's Companion.
A remarkable example is a paragraph from Miss Keller's sketch in the Youth's Companion.
The stove not only took up room and scented the house, but it concealed the fire, and I felt as if I had lost a companion.
His companion's prayer is forgotten.
Pierre smiled in his good-natured way as if afraid for his companion's sake that the latter might say something he would afterwards regret.
He seemed to be condescending to his companion.
* "Woman is man's companion."
"Not at all bad!" he thought, examining her, "not at all bad, that little companion!
"Why should you be God knows where out of sight, during the battle?" he said, exchanging glances with his young companion.
"Burdino, isn't it?" said the officer, turning to his companion.
The captain looked at Pierre by the candlelight and was evidently struck by the troubled expression on his companion's face.
Sonya suddenly almost screamed, catching her companion's arm and stepping back from the door.
No one replied a word to Dolokhov's laughter, and a French officer whom they could not see (he lay wrapped in a greatcoat) rose and whispered something to a companion.
Pierre looked again at the companion's pale, delicate face with its black eyes and peculiar mouth, and something near to him, long forgotten and more than sweet, looked at him from those attentive eyes.
A handsome male Redstart with female companion is another pleasing addition to our list.
These results show a potential for an alternative approach in preventing ringworm infections in companion animals.
The booklet has been produced for use by a sighted companion and has been focus tested with visually impaired groups.
The vampire slunk back into the shadows, pulling his idiot companion along.
One of the best starting points is the companion to the Macionis Sociology textbook.
They may be early generations in the disk, or a spheroid component, or perhaps a close companion.
M51 is a face on spiral galaxy with a companion on its north edge that appears to be colliding with M51.
The commonest cause of GI problems in companion rabbits is if the gut slows down and stops - gastrointestinal stasis or " ileus ".
His fingers work at speed, strumming away at his onstage companion.
Her companion Jess is white and gray, 11 years old and just a little timid with strangers.
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Companion dogs and cats have been stolen or fraudulently obtained by licensed animal dealers and sold to vivisection facilities.
He is now writing Cassell 's Chronology of World History and its companion volume - A Short Guide to World history.
The indispensable companion of every well-bred lady at the close of the nineteenth century.
My husband suggested this was a good time to get the second dog as a companion for our gentle whippet cross bitch.
To take risks winnie 's companion is then dealt in.
My companion, a devotee of the baroque and classical idioms, writhed in anguish throughout this feast of late- and post-romantic chromaticism.
The man could tolerate his companion's foible because it was covered by his many admirable qualities.
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Fraternal twins have a lifelong companion, but also have a moderately certain chance of providing a companion for their own child: fraternals have a 1 in 17 chance of birthing a set of twins themselves.
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As a prospective bird owner, care should be taken when considering the source of where you find your new feathered companion.
Knowing that a bird has been hand raised by a person usually results in a healthier, more emotionally balanced companion.
This appeals to people who want a pet as a companion or source of entertainment.
Cat Breeds: If you're wondering which feline would make the best companion for your household, you've come to the right place.
The Maine Coon's striking good looks make it a real standout at cat shows, but its personality also makes it a wonderful family companion.
Although some feline enthusiasts might have some concerns about this breed's wild heritage affecting its personality, today's Bengal has been bred to be a friendly family companion that just happens to look exotic.
These cats are fun loving and adventurous, so if you're looking for a quiet, retiring companion, better look to a tabby.
If you feel up to the challenge, you might also think about adopting a spayed/neutered kitten from a shelter to provide Smokey with a new companion to further distract him from his old routine.
Although it make take patience and time, once your new Siamese bonds with you and becomes comfortable in your home, you will have a companion that will stay by your side for years to come.
Have you been searching for non allergenic cats that would allow you to set your allergies aside and share your life with a feline companion?
Ultimately, you want the best that you can afford for your companion animal.
Have your cat companion checked by his veterinarian to make sure there is not a medical problem.
Calm, affectionate and loyal, Siamese cats love to curl up on their human companion's lap.
Spending a little extra time researching the perfect food for your cat and a few extra dollars can reap big rewards in the health and well-being of your favorite companion.
In a time when there are more and more diet-related illnesses among companion animals, it is increasingly important to be aware of the alternatives to conventional pet foods.
The Cornish Rex is an intriguing breed, and it's one that you may want to investigate a little more if you're looking for a new feline companion.
You'll gain a loving companion for life.
Its truly American legacy and playful, loving nature make the American Shorthair an excellent choice for anyone looking for a kitten that is a companion in its own right.
Tock is the watchdog that acts as a companion and friend to Milo during his journey through the Kingdom of Wisdom.
The Humbug is a beetle-like insect and another companion to Milo during his travels.
Every hard liquor has a companion mixer or two.
Choose based on desired rewards such as ThankYou points, American Airline miles, unlimited companion travel with ThankYou points, a balance transfer card and the Professional Cash Card.
It's an investment in a very special relationship, and when you see your companion's improved health you'll be happy you made the change.
MyRecipesTV includes a video companion to the recipe for Almond-Saffron Cake.
Take a companion with you and chat while you work to create some noise to alert the animals, too.
In addition to the bareMinerals makeup, the company offers a companion line of quality makeup brushes, designed to distribute the minerals evenly over your skin, and its contours.
It is described as: The NOVA companion is the definitive statement of "form and function."
For many women, however, the precision lighting many cosmetic mirrors provide is a coveted companion to the powers of magnification.
Maybelline, my faithful companion, repeatedly fails this test.
Perhaps you're not looking for a baby version of a digital pet, but instead you're interested in a virtual human baby to be your online companion.
Or, you could use a cat sticker to replace the word "dog" in a page about your crazy feline companion.
Some scrapbook kits also have companion websites that allow you to load free graphics and other design elements.
A companion or employee who is in a very upbeat mood will often help to raise the mood of others around them.
Sometimes, anxiety can help you perform at your best, but when anxiety becomes a constant companion, interfering with your day-to-day activities, you may have an anxiety disorder.
In the past few years, Lindsay has been busy with several films, including Herbie: Fully Loaded, A Prairie Home Companion, and Bobby.
The list ranks a number of readers' favorites for most desirable woman, taking into account "women who have the characteristics they value in a potential companion, like intelligence, humor, charisma, and ambition."
Stern, Smith's attorney and companion, as well as two other doctors.
She starred in the film with Sidney Poitier, her niece Katharine Houghton, and her longtime companion Spencer Tracy.
To illustrate, Kiplinger's companion list of the "100 Best Values in Private Colleges 2009-10" places the California Institute of Technology at the top of the list.
The overwhelming majority of students have computers and reliable Internet access and prefer the quicker, convenient communication methods that the companion technology entails.
Many small dog breeds were originally bred to be companion animals, making them well-suited to live in close quarters with us.
For this reason, dogs who do not meet the breed specifications are often spayed or neutered and placed in companion dog homes.
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The ILP is useful for dogs who came from shelters or breed rescues, and it provides each dog with a number to be used to compete in AKC companion and sporting events, such as obedience and agility trials.
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