Finally, he poured a libation of wine with the words: " I drink to those who died for the freedom of the Hellenes."
I have to drink a real lot to get a hangover, so, with no downsides and a whole lot of up, why wouldn't I drink to my heart's content, plus it tastes awesome and warms my soul.
One shouldn't drink to forget.
I'll drink to that.
But the Simons were obviously grotesquely unfit guardians for a prince, and they doubtless caused much suffering to the impressionable child, who was made on occasion to eat and drink to excess, and learnt the language of the gutter.
In the medieval Church there were seven "corporal" and seven "spiritual works of mercy" (opera misericordiae); these were (a) the giving of food to the hungry and drink to the thirsty, the clothing of the naked, the visitation of the sick and of prisoners, the receiving of strangers, and the burial of the dead; (b) the conversion of sinners, teaching of the ignorant, giving of counsel to the doubtful, forgiveness of injuries, patience under wrong, prayer for the living and for the dead.
The Letters breathe the spirit of the New Comedy and the Alexandrine poets; portions of Letter 33 are almost literally translated in Ben Jonson's Song to Celia, " Drink to me only with thine eyes."
Ganymede was afterwards regarded as the genius of the fountains of the Nile, the life-giving and fertilizing river, and identified by astronomers with the Aquarius of the zodiac. Thus the divinity that distributed drink to the gods in heaven became the genius who presided over the due supply of water on earth.
Unlike the modern Hindus, the Aryans of the Veda ate beef, used a fermented liquor or beer made from the soma plant, and offered the same strong meat and drink to their gods.
The habit of allowing their meat to putrefy before regarding it as fit for food, and of encouraging children of tender age to drink to intoxication, accounts for absence of old folk and the heavy mortality which are to be observed among the Muruts of British North Borneo and some of the other more debased tribes of the interior of the island.
It is doubtless a sense of filial obligation coupled with sentiments of piety and reverence that gave rise to this practice of offering gifts of food and drink to the deceased ancestors.
8, 9, which prohibits the use of wine and strong drink to the priest when on duty, is clearly a later addition.
In works of art Hygieia is represented, together with Asclepius, as a maiden of benevolent appearance, wearing the chiton and giving food or drink to a serpent out of a dish.
The word praebenda originally signified the daily rations given to soldiers, whence it passed to indicate daily distributions of food and drink to monks, canons, &c. It became a frequent custom to grant such a prebend from the resources of a monastery to certain poor people or to the founder.
What about adding some carbs to the drink to help replace the lost energy from the workout?
Such transformations are meat and drink to Peter Rafferty in this rich cornucopia of subjects and styles.
customary to offer your guests a drink to welcome them to your reception.
How much water do we need to drink to be fully hydrated?
The program focuses on taking each day at a time, abstaining from the first drink to promote complete sobriety.
sweetened placebo drink to consume during the session.
Strictly teetotal, Peter doesn't need drink to get him going.
Smith only needed one last drink to prevent hand tremors on the job.
A number of alcohol seizures were made over the weekend, and individuals are likely to be charged with supplying drink to underage youngsters.
Let us drink to his health and to the certain defeat of the French!
In the first exercise trial, both groups were given a sweetened placebo drink to consume during the session.
Strictly teetotal, Peter does n't need drink to get him going.
He offered the drink to Mr. Thomas, but he wouldn't deign to receive it.
It was hard for me to pick a drink to order at the coffee shop because the names of the drinks were ambivalent.
You might prefer an additional measure of vodka in your drink to make for a fuller and more potent drink.
The stem and wide mouth of this glassware keep your drink especially cool; using a different type of glass will cause the drink to warm quickly and bring out the bitterness.
When using a recipe for a strawberry Daiquiri slush, one thing to keep in mind is that some people find this drink to be too sweet.
If, in contrast, you'd like your drink to be sweeter, go ahead and rim the glass with granulated sugar.
There are a couple things you can do with most any mixed drink to reduce its calorie content.
Some people will have an alcoholic drink to calm their nerves.
This might include things like taking a couple extra breaths before getting out of the car or buying a warm drink to carry around during a shopping trip.
Teen girls are more likely to drink to relieve stress and avoid worries with alcohol.
"I need a drink to calm me down" or "There's nothing like two stiff drinks after a hard day at the office."
You drink to get relief from your personal life or professional pressures.
It took absolutely every single drink to get me here and God's help to keep me here.
Others drink to lower inhibitions so they are able to have a good time socializing with other people.
Keep in mind that just because this is a party cruise, it doesn't mean you have to drink to have a good time.
How much green tea do you need to drink to get its amazing benefits?
Some people may drink to the point they become ill or suffer from a hangover the following day.
It's also lovely to look at, which allows the drink to double as a festive decoration.
Does your parent seem to drink to handle certain situations?
Of course beer is another drink to avoid or limit while losing weight.
Try to compare the beverages you drink to passenger buses making their way through a very busy downtown area at rush hour.
The diet juice is delicious as a beverage on its own, but there are a few ways to enjoy this unique juice that can take it from a simple drink to a real treat.
Along with water, your body needs protein to rebuild muscle tissue, and adding a protein drink to your diet will help give your body the proper building blocks.
Ask your guests to RSVP at least a week before party day so that you know how much food and drink to have on hand.
What summer evening can be complete without a refreshing drink to savor as the day cools into dusk?
Choose a drink to go with your meal like sherry, beer and wine.
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