As she reached the tree, a large black furry form crashed into the trees ahead of her.
Sofia saw the tears form in her gaze.
Han asked, his form blurry in front of her.
The worst of it was when I got that adoption form in the mail today.
She placed the form in front of her on the counter and began filling it out.
She hadn't expected it to form so fast or so strong.
His servant handed him a half-cut novel, in the form of letters, by Madame de Souza.
I just don't believe in hitting as a form of punishment.
Almost everyone creates, in one form or another.
I then guided her hand to form the sentence, "Cat does drink milk."
She pulled the buffalo robe over her shoulders and stared at his form in the moonlight.
What do you want form me; to stop writing about it?
Her eyes went from the ancient site glowing in the moonlight to her father's form as he walked up the hill.
The moon rose, and by its light he could see the dim form of the church tower, far away.
She gasped and stared down at his form in the darkness.
Brandon stood, his tall form unfolding like an accordion until he towered over her again.
Well, if I was in your shoes, I'd see my doctor about some form of birth control.
One form of trade is to exchange your labor for money.
People can come together and choose a form of government suitable to them.
Darkyn extended his hand, drawing her from the thoughts before it was able to form fully.
Howie remained silent during verbal our exchange, looking form one of us to the other, content to let us orchestrate the production.
Gabriel watched Deidre's small form walk into the forest.
A dark form hunkered before the fire, feeding small twigs to the flames.
She stopped in front of a small mural depicting a triangle with a form at each of the points.
The sight of her shapely form in his bed made his blood burn for a different reason.
Atmospheres will form, then plants will be seeded, and then the colonists will arrive.
In areas of uncertainty, we form our opinions on the basis of assumptions in other parts of our life.
It came in the form of a drone who told him in her second language that information of that kind was not available.
The sun knows that you like to see the world covered with beautiful white snow and so he kept back all his brightness, and let the little crystals form in the sky.
And by chance an escape from this dangerous position presents itself in the form of an aimless and senseless expedition to Africa.
My boss was going make me send a form letter back to each of them until she saw how many nuts there were out there.
This scene, in one form or another, should seem familiar.
This is a form of wealth.
Rostov had become a bluff, good-natured fellow, whom his Moscow acquaintances would have considered rather bad form, but who was liked and respected by his comrades, subordinates, and superiors, and was well contented with his life.
I simply took on a form that you would not find threatening, Zamon answered.
The doctor's eyes were the color of cold steel, his face stoic, his large form tense.
But the idea he did want her was almost a relief, another sign he was capable of providing at least some form of affection.
No. I'd be disappointed and I'd come up with some form of punishment.
The third time that he thrust out the weapon there was a loud roar and a fall, and suddenly at his feet appeared the form of a great red bear, which was nearly as big as the horse and much stronger and fiercer.
Bordeaux's shadowy form materialized out of the darkness.
The soldiers, of whom there are the most, form the lower section of the cone and its base.
This usually comes in the form of protecting their citizenry from crime.
As is always the case with a thoroughly attractive woman, her defect--the shortness of her upper lip and her half-open mouth--seemed to be her own special and peculiar form of beauty.
A paternal administration, chosen from among yourselves, will form your municipality or city government.
While there was a feeling of last-guy-in-turn-off-the-elevator, the Deans reluctantly agreed that some form of management was necessary to maintain order in the face of the ever-increasing numbers who wallowed in nature's wonders.
If you were a scientist in Jenner's time, your only form of communication was letter writing.
In his place was his father-- Prince Andrew--and his father had neither shape nor form, but he existed, and when little Nicholas perceived him he grew faint with love: he felt himself powerless, limp, and formless.
A large form stepped in front of them suddenly, blocking her.
For the first time in his life, he felt helpless to help the small form of the woman before him.
Banquet menus may be done in a buffet style or in the form of party platters.
The plan he'd begun to form was finally taking shape.
They form a union and get laws passed that no burgers can be flipped except by a union member.
They used that money to buy part of Coca Cola in the form of common stock.
This is a form of genetic modification.
I shook my head and tried to form the letters with her fingers; but she got more and more angry.
She was delighted if he made a mistake, and made him form the letter over several times.
He was satisfied with the form in which he had expressed his thoughts, but displeased that Boris had overheard it.
It was the unexpected realization of the fact that he still valued life as presented to him in the form of his love for Natasha, and a last, though ultimately vanquished, attack of terror before the unknown.
In its most basic form (which I'll discuss here for simplification's sake), it is a guarantee of a minimum income above the poverty line for every citizen.
Her hair glowed as if it were on fire, and she floated, her slender form clad in simple leggings and a tunic.
In another form but along the same path of reflection the other sciences have proceeded.
Gabriel called the soul to him silently and watched the green fog form around his hand before it crystallized into an emerald.
He writes how in Europe when there is a problem, people turn to the government to solve it, but in America, they form what he calls "voluntary associations"—what we might term charities and nonprofits.
This is simply another form of trade, so some might accuse me of double counting some of my forty-three reasons war will end.
But after a minute I answered that beauty was a form of goodness--and he went away.
Also, our sentences wanted room to unfold and form their columns in the interval.
But labor of the hands, even when pursued to the verge of drudgery, is perhaps never the worst form of idleness.
The hills which form its shores are so steep, and the woods on them were then so high, that, as you looked down from the west end, it had the appearance of an amphitheatre for some land of sylvan spectacle.
They preserve their form when dry for an indefinite period.
Perhaps I shall hear a solitary loon laugh as he dives and plumes himself, or shall see a lonely fisher in his boat, like a floating leaf, beholding his form reflected in the waves, where lately a hundred men securely labored.
All the same, it was Bilibin who found a suitable form for the address.
From this short interview with Pfuel, Prince Andrew, thanks to his Austerlitz experiences, was able to form a clear conception of the man.
Napoleon gave orders that the troops should form up on the farther side and wait.
In the first case, if inevitability were possible without freedom we should have reached a definition of inevitability by the laws of inevitability itself, that is, a mere form without content.
Only by separating the two sources of cognition, related to one another as form to content, do we get the mutually exclusive and separately incomprehensible conceptions of freedom and inevitability.
Apart from these two concepts which in their union mutually define one another as form and content, no conception of life is possible.
And as the undefinable essence of the force moving the heavenly bodies, the undefinable essence of the forces of heat and electricity, or of chemical affinity, or of the vital force, forms the content of astronomy, physics, chemistry, botany, zoology, and so on, just in the same way does the force of free will form the content of history.
She folded the form and stuck it under the cookie jar.
In another flash of lightning, she saw a form dart from the hallway, around the stunned crowd, towards her.
Weller rose, picking up a form from his desk.
The place was a long way off, and while they were judging, what with one thing and another, filling in the papers all in due form--the authorities I mean--time passed.
If Darkyn didn't want you, he never would've let that mark form on you.
Vastly more energy than we need pours down on this planet in the form of sunlight.
In 1953, he developed a method to make strains of wheat highly resistant to a single form of rust.
Murder isn't the only form of violent crime that is falling.
When Miss Keller puts her work in typewritten form, she cannot refer to it again unless some one reads it to her by means of the manual alphabet.
When she came to retell the story in a fuller form, the echo was still in her mind of the phrases she had written nine years before.
We discourse freely without shame of one form of sensuality, and are silent about another.
We waded so gently and reverently, or we pulled together so smoothly, that the fishes of thought were not scared from the stream, nor feared any angler on the bank, but came and went grandly, like the clouds which float through the western sky, and the mother-o'-pearl flocks which sometimes form and dissolve there.
One had her form under my house all winter, separated from me only by the flooring, and she startled me each morning by her hasty departure when I began to stir--thump, thump, thump, striking her head against the floor timbers in her hurry.
It is wonderful how rapidly yet perfectly the sand organizes itself as it flows, using the best material its mass affords to form the sharp edges of its channel.
Probably this is the only house in the town where verses are composed, which are afterward printed in a circular form, but not published.
And as he waved his arms to impersonate the policeman, his portly form again shook with a deep ringing laugh, the laugh of one who always eats well and, in particular, drinks well.
He again vividly recalled the details of the battle, no longer dim, but definite and in the concise form in which he imagined himself stating them to the Emperor Francis.
He remembered how carefully and at what length everything relating to form and procedure was discussed at those meetings, and how sedulously and promptly all that related to the gist of the business was evaded.
I decided to talk to you this weekend, but I guess Mary found the form and took it upon herself to mail it to you.
His knuckles were white as he clenched the steering wheel, and his tall form hunched forward.
Dean noticed her frail form near the front, seated alone.
That amount, if melted, would form a cube fifty-five feet on each side.
But that's because I would be sharing the experience with another human being, and human beings form connections with other human beings.
We no longer have public executions as a form of entertainment.
He preferred the direct approach over any form of subtlety.
To some extent, we have this in the form of high taxes on cigarettes, which are seen to have negative externalities, and a home interest deduction on income taxes, as home ownership is viewed as having positive social good.
While agriculture itself is a technology, it is, in its most basic form, extremely low tech.
Good form and energy.
At the kitchen door she nearly ran into a dark form.
And then she saw the note clipped to the adoption form.
No part of her was willing to risk an encounter with Darkyn's other form.
She rolled away from him, not wanting to cry in front of him but unable to prevent the tears that were starting to form.
For a moment she stared at the dark form of his back.
Groups of these dwellings are enclosed by subsidiary stone walls so as to form distinct units within the larger precinct.
They did not dedicate each day in turn to its astrological planet; and it is therefore precarious to assume that the Sabbath was in its origin what it is in the astrological week, the day sacred to Saturn, and that its observance is to be derived from an ancient Hebrew worship of that planet.4 The week, however, is found in various parts of the world in a form that has nothing to do with astrology or the seven planets, and with such a distribution as to make it pretty certain that it had no artificial origin, but suggested itself independently, and for natural reasons, to different races.
Breakfast items are large and consist of some form of loco moco (usually rice, hamburger patty, egg and gravy) while lunch and dinner specialties include poke, crab and sashimi.
The choices are endless, making this form of dining great for a large group or a special night out with your companion.
Dining may be done in the form of individual entrees or family-style.
A form loitering against one wall straightened as he started towards the stairs.
While his form was large enough to be a man the size of Damian's Guardians, his voice was terrified and gravelly, as if he hadn't ever spoken to anyone.
Sit your ass down, Linda said, planting her small form between them and physically pushing the man who towered over her.
"If I don't like what I find, I'm not obligated to keep you alive before the bonds form," he said pointedly.
His gaze was on the ocean, his large form tense and still.
Eventually Spartacus and many of his followers were killed and six thousand of his fellow rebelling slaves were crucified, a slow and agonizing form of death.
Monarchies—the most prevalent form of government in human history—are disproportionately warlike for a number of reasons.
It is unprecedented for so many nations to change their form of government so quickly and peacefully.
The incessant anxiety and strain of some is a well-nigh incurable form of disease.
These sayings were prepared in the inner laboratory of his mind in a portable form as if intentionally, so that insignificant society people might carry them from drawing room to drawing room.
The command to form up rang out and the sabers whizzed as they were drawn from their scabbards.
Of these plans he had not merely one or two in his head but dozens, some only beginning to form themselves, some approaching achievement, and some in course of disintegration.
"Do order them to form into battalion columns and go round the village!" he said angrily to a general who had ridden up.
Half the regiments form bands and scour the countryside and put everything to fire and sword.
Jonny's form disappeared around a corner as she emerged, and she trotted after him.
She stood in a dark, cold place, gazing at the hunched form in the corner.
Unable to look at him or control the tears starting to form, Deidre walked away.
She seemed to have dropped any form of common sense somewhere between Hell and her world.
His clothing fitted his form snugly and was gorgeously colored in brilliant shades of green, which varied as the sunbeams touched them but was not wholly influenced by the solar rays.
In a state of deep depression, she stopped by the social services office on the way home and picked up some literature and a form.
That's why I never finished the form.
His features softened as he gazed down at the tiny form.
The lights were on in here, and Jonny's form lay in the center of about a hundred dead vamps.
She glared at him but adjusted her form.
She covered her eyes when she saw him take his demon form.
The light of the black fire was too dim for her to see much more than the outline of his form.
After a moment, a form emerged from the black portal.
Her eyes settled on a familiar form, and she stared at him.
In fact, she seemed to enjoy that form of attention.
Later, as she looked down at his sleeping form, she was silently cursing the doctor because his diagnosis was correct, but for the wrong partner.
Guessing the compass only worked in the mortal world, Gabe emplaced it around his neck before picking up the green emerald – the form a soul took after death – and peering at it.
He watched the green gem form in his palm and rose.
The stranger's dark form came into her peripheral.
Gabriel pushed her aside, into the kitchen, swinging out the sword with ease at odds with his large form.
The demon that took on his form.
Daniela's dark form called from the road.
Witnessing the gaping hole to the shadow world form in the middle of the real world was unsettling.
What form that took was almost always of her determination.
She was quiet as she put form to her thoughts beyond the emotional turmoil.
A form melted from the shadows before her, and she held her breath.
A form melted from the shadows right before she reached it.
He watched the emerald form then placed it in his pocket before returning his attention to the demons.
Gabriel grabbed at it, until he saw the shape of a man form beneath a haze of green.
Gabriel rose and approached the still form.
Words leapt from the pages to form hologram-like images dancing over the book.
Death took her human form out of respect for the women of the convent-like Sanctuary that housed the Oracle.
Her human form was tiny enough that the Oracle's book reached her shoulder level.
He changed again and this time recognized his human form.
Her eyes settled on a form across the street, so still and dark he would've been a shadow if not for his presence beneath a street lamp.
Her mind cleared, and she wiped her eyes at the massive form in black before her.
Kris slid two rare green life crystals across the table, the common form of payment for an assassination not ordered by Death herself.
response as she sagged against him or of the muscular form that lifted her from the floor and carried her away.
A pulse of warmth dispelled the tunnel vision that had begun to form.
It came out when it wanted in what form it wanted.
He tugged on another jumper and then lifted her onto the bed with strength that seemed at odds with his small form.
He floated on the updraft of air off the water and then drifted to the beach below, changing into his human form as he landed with a gentle thud on rocky sand.
His was the only form in one piece; he was propped up against the base of a tree.
Hannah was beautiful in the model sense, with a slender form and large eyes that grew wider when they swept over him.
A shadow blocked the hot Caribbean sun, and she looked up to see Rhyn in his pterodactyl form circling above them.
She gasped, hope racing through her as he dove toward the ground, switched to his human form in mid-air, and landed hard on the stony island.s ground.
Her eyes swept over his muscular form, from his shapely shoulders and wide back to the thick thighs outlined by the sweats.
The sound of fighting erupted behind her, and she stopped before the trail curved out of sight to see Rhyn standing over his first victim, a demon in a jaguar form.
Hot pain slid through him as his body contorted into the new form.
Rhyn stayed in his form until they reached a narrow, winding set of stairs.
Agitated and chilled by the chamber, he transformed into his jaguar form to terrorize more Immortals on his way to hunt the demons in the forest.
She bent down to pick up a yet unscathed pillow, startled to stand and see Rhyn had changed to his human form.
The lanky form standing between her and the door made her gasp.
Jared.s form contorted then grew twice his size as he shifted into a creature unlike any she.d ever seen.
Jared changed to his human form and held up one hand, holding his back with the other.
Rhyn growled in response but switched to his human form as well.
He jogged through the castle and ran out into the snow, launching himself into the cold air as he changed into the bird form.
Katie arranged the bedding and pillows around his still form and then retrieved his stuffed animals out of his bedroom.
She dropped a note into the absent secretary.s inbox then went to the first basement level, which housed supplies, clothing, and other essentials in the form of small department stores whose wares were free to all Immortals.
He tossed the creature to the side for later and shifted into his human form.
She turned her back to him, hoping he.d fly off in his pterodactyl form or disappear into the depths of the forest as a jaguar.
It contorted into a human form, and Katie cursed.
I didn.t know they could shapeshift into someone else.s form.
Only a very few of them can assume the form of another human.
"I didn.t expect to see you here," Rhyn said, taking in Gabriel.s muscular form as he fought the sparring dummies behind the Sanctuary.
Gabriel glanced at Iliana's still form.
The death dealer emerged from the hall running between the two wings, the trembling form of Lankha held under one arm like a bag of cement.
Darkyn changed into his demon form and tackled Rhyn, who threw him off.
Darkyn growled from deep within his chest before returning to his human form.
Another form knelt beside him, this one with blond hair.
She'd even included him-- in his elf-like form-- in one of her paintings depicting a fantastical scene of sea creatures frolicking on a beach.
She hurried from the room without her shoes and tucked in the alien clothing: soft, silky tunic into soft, silky pants that adjusted in size to fit her form.
The man beside her had dark blond hair, serious brown eyes in a chiseled face, and a form as fit as his son's.
"Wait!" she shouted at him as his blurry form moved away.
His three sisters knelt over his lifemate's still form.
When set, the eldest demonstrated a simple strike and block, then corrected her form as she followed his example.
She began as she had been taught, focusing on her form.
I'll teach you the first weapons form we teach our warriors.
Her body strained under muscle fatigue as the form became increasingly complex and slower.
Kiera concentrated on her movements rather than the silent form across from her, intent on not looking like a fool in front of a master warrior.
"This is the starting position for this form," he told her.
"This is the first weapons form warriors are taught," he said.
Her small, shapely form grew tenser and closer to the computer as the levels increased.
His thick form was tense, his features implacable.
She either hadn't completed the art form, or she didn't know what he looked like when he was content.
The connection between them flowed with hot energy, the planet's life form itself bonding the two of them together at their touch.
She watched the crimson drop form, stretch, then fall into the fountain.
Suddenly, a dark form launched itself from behind a group of boulders onto her path.
Her eyes sought out a familiar form and found him.
It's slow to form.
"If it is some form of code, it must have been the devil to write," Dean said but before his wife could answer, there was a noise on the stairs.
Fred was in his finest form, the image of polite firmness.
Six months without a mystery and I'm still in top form.
"What was that all about?" he asked, looking over his shoulder at her retreating form.
Lack of a full night's sleep had put both Deans in less than top form as they readied breakfast.
She did attempt to engage an uninterested climber in a conversation about her Great-aunt Annie being one of the founders of the Ouray Woman's Club, back in 1897 and how she helped form the Ouray Library, with her friend, the famous millionaire, of Hope Diamond fame, Tom Walsh.
But Gladys was delighted and after a night, ostensibly in adjoining rooms, the pair were off, with giggles and tears and a proud pronouncement that Arlen had agreed to present all seven volumes of Belfair and her galactic cohorts to the waiting world of letters—in paperback form.
Shipton swore and began to fumble with his line to rappel again, down to the now injured and trapped form hovering below him.
Yes, you have a right to see me in wolf form.
He must have nodded off again, because when he opened his eyes, Elisabeth's human form lay sleeping with her head in his lap.
Miriam leaned in with a furrowed brow, whispering, "You've seen her in wolf form?"
Elisabeth, in wolf form, stood scratching at the door, whimpering.
Once back in human form, she stretched then groaned.
Her body began to morph back to human form, so Connor grabbed a sheet and wrapped it around her.
She opened her eyes and blinked at the form above her.
Outside the circle of light lay a small form, and a sweep of the flashlight revealed fur with copper highlights.
A dark form moved at the edge of the tree line and when she shined the flashlight in that direction, the light reflected off more than one pair of eyes.
Another form crossed her vision, and she sought to make it out as well.
A dark form dropped in front of her.
Lana made out his form as he emerged from the bushes.
Mr. Tim never gave her the time to form friendships.
"I don't know what it means. Death can take on any form she wants, though, so I don't know if it was Death or not," he said.
Katie yelped and leapt back at the familiar form.
The histories of humanity – and Immortals – were passed down from angel-to-angel in the form of memories. He'd heard them mentioned before but didn't know much about angels.
"Hello, my Immortal Twinkies," Jared said, his slender form pausing in the hallway between them.
Katie angled herself towards the voice once again. The woman was close. She continued and then stopped suddenly, nearly tripping over the small form in her path.
The Ully-demon launched towards him. The tree snatched Toby and lifted him to safety, and Toby dangled far enough over Ully's head that the demon couldn't reach him. As he watched, the Ully-demon transformed into its natural form, a creature of wings, talons, and teeth longer than Toby's fingers.
Katie said, rising. The ground still rumbled, the trees surrounding both food cubes expanding fast and tearing up the ground in several directions as they did. She looked around, irritated to find she'd caused a chasm to form between them and the direction they'd been running.
Deidre and Toby stood. Katie started forward, only for the rumbling ground to drive her to her knees. Horrified, she saw the chasm form a rough circle around them, trapping them on a small island surrounded by football field wide trees and chasms too wide to jump.
You saw his ghost. I took his form first but found it lacking.
Gabe and a few other assassins in black fought off hordes of demons. Surprised, Rhyn launched into the melee with his dagger. He slashed through several demons before the creatures realized he was there. Wanting to keep them off balance, he morphed into his demon form and shredded the creatures with talons and fangs as deadly as theirs.
Kris! Form up with us. Rhyn's slow on his left. Pick up his slack.
Katie fought back a smile at the irritated look on Rhyn's face. He was in raw form: bloodied, drenched with underworld rain, disheveled, in need of a good shave. His thick frame was still on edge, as if he expected one of the Sanctuary's nuns to turn into a demon and fly at them. He looked every bit the muscular, powerful, glowering half-demon the nuns wanted to throw out of the Sanctuary.
Once again in darkness, Dean made his way toward the form, his arms outstretched before him.
Dean could feel perspiration form on the top of his lip.
The police arrived, in the form of Jenny Nachman and a young Hispanic named Alverez and it was suggested that Dean and Fred go to the station.
True to form, he showed no reaction to the surprise visitor as he casually flipped on the switch, flooding the room in light.
A large Oak tree had fallen across the creek in a narrow deep area, trapping debris in front of it to form a natural dam.
For a moment the question was in his eyes and started to form on his lips – and then comprehension softened his gaze.
At first she didn't see the white form in the hay.
Much as she loved them both, she was beginning to form a special attachment to Tim.
A long wobbly form was standing in the fresh hay.
It took her the better part of an hour to locate the cow, and if it hadn't been for the white form that raced out to meet them, she might have missed the cow in the hollow with her two calves.
Darian's gaze swept over his mate's form.
Immobilized, fear rose within her as she watched the Black God lift Darian's bloody form from the ground.
He hadn't been gone long before another form came into her view.
The curtain of snow parted finally, and Darian's dark form entered the cave.
Her gaze fell to Sofi's still form.
Her mouth wouldn't form the words she wanted to say.
Another form appeared before her.
It came in the form of letting go of her past and embracing her future, not trying to fix something that couldn't be fixed.
A tiny form, with white-blond hair and swathed in a blanket, slept peacefully.
A form of stasis.
The first form darted through trees and brush, shoving branches out of his path and stumbling.
The aging but burly and large man sheathed his weapons and knelt over the still form.
He watched her form as she struck and defended.
Unsettled at her unusual weakness, she watched Sami's squat form fold with difficulty as he crouched beside her.
She forced her face to remain emotionless, her form still enough not to draw attention, like a wounded animal trying not to distract the hungry predators fighting over it.
After the phone call, she finished getting ready for church and faxed the form.
She scrambled behind Keaton, still splashing water at the dark form that followed her wake.
A well-dressed noblewoman knelt beside her still form.
His eyes spotted the form he sought, and he wove his way through the crowd, trailing her down a quiet side street.
Alarm was starting to form within Jessi.
After her come-to-Jesus moment with Jonny, he'd left a further reminder in the form of a letter that awaited her on the pillow beside hers when she woke.
Her eyes flew up to the form in the doorway.
Jessi looked at him again, taking in the thick form and gaze so direct and piercing, it was almost hostile.
You're somewhat protective of women, even if you refuse to form attachments, and you're aggressive with men.
Jessi studied Xander's body once more, forced to admit that the man had the perfect combination of rugged beauty and flawless form.
You signed a release form.
A form leapt in between them, and she recognized the laugh as that of the crazy Grey God.
Without seeing the form clearly, she did see the purple lightening start to form in the hands of the Original Other.
The magic trickled, and he glanced towards the female form in an outcropping of boulders nearby.
He knelt beside the prone form.
But it wasn't anger he felt standing over Jessi's unmoving form.
One of the gates is formed by the quadrifrontal arch of Caracalla, a rare form of construction.
It may be obtained in the spongy form by igniting iridium ammonium chloride, and this variety of the metal readily oxidizes when heated in air.
The true method of science which he possessed forced him to condemn as useless the entire form which Schelling's and Hegel's expositions had adopted, especially the dialectic method of the latter, whilst his love of art and beauty, and his appreciation of moral purposes, revealed to him the existence of a transphenomenal world of values into which no exact science could penetrate.
And, if to satisfy these we were forced to maintain the existence of a world of moral standards, it was, thirdly, necessary to form some opinion as to the relation of these moral standards of value to the forms and facts of phenomenal existence.
But it was only during the last decade of his life that he ventured, with much hesitation, to present his ideas in a systematic and final form.
The third and concluding volume, which was to treat in a more condensed form the principal problems of practical philosophy, of philosophy of art and religion, never appeared.
What remains to be done is, not to explain how such a world manages to be what it is, nor how we came to form these notions, but merely this - to expel from the circle and totality of our conceptions those abstract notions which are inconsistent and jarring, or to remodel and define them so that they may constitute a consistent and harmonious view.
But, further, every attempt to think clearly what those relations are, what we really mean, if we talk of a fixed order of events, forces upon us the necessity of thinking also that the different things which stand in relations or the different phases which follow each other cannot be merely externally strung together or moved about by some indefinable external power, in the form of some predestination or inexorable fate.
In common with the okapi, giraffes have skin-covered horns on the head, but in these animals, which form the genus Giraffa, these appendages are present in both sexes; and there is often an unpaired one in advance of the pair on the forehead.
The upper and lower margins of the end of the trunk form two nearly equal prehensile lips.
As regards general form, the most distinctive feature is the great relative length of the tail, which reaches the hocks, and is donkey-like rather than deer-like in form.
The law of multiple proportions asserts that if two elements form more than' one compound, then the weights of the one element Law of which are found combined with unit weight of the other multiple in the different compounds, must be in the ratio of two propor or more whole numbers.
The Daltonian would say that each of these weights represents a certain group of atoms, and that these groups can replace, or combine with, each other, to form new molecules.
certain that there is no int., pelagic larval form.
By heating a mixture of cobalt oxalate and sal-ammoniac in air, it is obtained in the form of minute hard octahedra, which are not magnetic, and are only soluble in concentrated sulphuric acid.
By either of these methods, it is obtained in the form of bronzecoloured crystals.
This salt may be used for the separation of cobalt and nickel, since the latter metal does not form a similar double nitrite, but it is necessary that the alkaline earth metals should be absent, for in their presence nickel forms complex nitrites containing the alkaline earth metal and the alkali metal.
It separates in the form of small rose-red crystals, which decompose on boiling with water.
They form yellow or bronze-coloured crystals, which decompose on boiling their aqueous solution.
Kossuth continued the agitation by reporting in letter form the debates of the county assemblies, to which he thereby gave a political importance which they had not had when each was ignorant of the proceedings of the others.
For the time the future form of government was left undecided, but Kossuth was appointed responsible governor.
Upon the military insurrection of September 1881, Sherif was summoned by the khedive Tewfik to form a new ministry.
His papers were sensational in form and contents and had an enormous popular circulation.
The oldest form of his story is found in the Passio ascribed to Eucherius, bishop of Lyons, c. 450, who relates how the "Theban" legion commanded by Mauritius was sent to north Italy to reinforce the army of Maximinian.
The only alien priories granted were Abberbury in Oxfordshire, Wedon Pinkney in Northamptonshire, Romney in Kent, and St Clare and Llangenith in Wales, all very small affairs, single manors and rectories, and these did not form a quarter of the whole endowment.
- The formation of buds which separate to form new cells.
The yeast plant and its allies are saprophytes and form no chlorophyll.
Other yeasts are stated to form sulphurous acid in must and wort.
The physical divisions of the Mediterranean given above hold good in describing the form of the sea-bed.
- As already stated, the " Mediterranean region " forms a distinct climatic unit, chiefly due to the form and position of the Mediterranean Sea.
Local winds form an important feature in nearly all the coast climates of the Mediterranean, especially in winter, where they are primarily caused by the rapid change of temperature from the sea to the snow-clad hinterlands.
Frazer formerly held Virbius to be a wood and tree spirit, to whom horses, in which form tree spirits were often represented, were offered in sacrifice.
Shortly after this was published in book form with the same signature a second novel, Rose et Blanche.
The language of her country novels is the genuine patois of middle France rendered in a literary form.
In the past many conflicting estimates were made of the character and achievements of the pope during whose pontificate Protestantism first took form.
He enjoyed music and the theatre, art and poetry, the masterpieces of the ancients and the wonderful creations of his contemporaries, the spiritual and the witty - life in every form.
These Hebrew translations were, in their turn, rendered into Latin (by Buxtorf and others) and in this form the works of Jewish authors found their way into the learned circles of Europe.
He translated into Hebrew a large number of Arabic books (including the Arabic form of Euclid).
A theory that has received much support in the past attributes the reflections to thin bubbles of water, similar to soap-bubbles, in which form vapour was supposed to condense.
He remarks that it is impossible to suppose that the particles of mastic are in the form of bubbles.
This has come down to us through a Latin version of an Arabic manuscript; it cannot, however, have been written by Archimedes in its present form, as his name is quoted in it more than once.
When the summits of these are worn by mastication their surfaces present circles of dentine surrounded by a border of enamel, and as attrition proceeds different patterns are produced by the union of the bases of the cusps, a trefoil form being characteristic of some species.
During this stage the cuticle draws away from the imaginal cuticle which is forming beneath, ultimately becoming separated as a thin transparent pellicle through which the form of the adult can be seen.
The earliest form of the name is Bodleton or Botheltun, and the most important of the later forms are Bodeltown, Botheltunle-Moors, Bowelton, Boltune, Bolton-super-Moras, B olton-in-yeMoors, Bolton-le-Moors.
This is a formation form Med.
It is thus difficult to form a judgment as to what has most claim to acceptance as the general law, and what may be regarded as local or exceptional.
Of liquid collectors the representative is Lord Kelvin's water-dropping electrograph; while Benndorf's is the form of radium collector that has been most used.
It cannot be said that any one form of collector is superior all round.
It is thus customary in calculating diurnal inequalities either to take no account of days on which there is an appreciable rainfall, or else to form separate tables for " dry " or " fine " days and for " all " days.
The frontier which they form is inconveniently long, enclosing an acute-angled wedge of foreign territory - the modern Baden and Wurttemberg.
An unusually scaly form of this has been described as A.
This spawn may be obtained from old pastures, or decayed mushroom beds, and is purchased from nurserymen in the form of bricks charged with the mycelium, and technically known as mushroom spawn.
The mushroom is a semi-deliquescent fungus which rapidly falls into putridity in decay, whilst the champignon dries up into a leathery substance in the sun, but speedily revives and takes its original form again after the first shower.
The constitution provides that the legislature, on the request of any county, may establish a special form of county government, and several of the larger and more populous counties have special acts.
Various preparations in form of powder are used for toilet purposes.
In some birds, such as the herons, certain down-feathers or plumulae break off into a fine dust as fast as they are formed and form tracts defined in size and situation and known as "powder-down patches."
axillary or terminal spikes; they have four stamens, which bear at the back four small herbaceous petal-like structures, and four free carpels, which ripen to form four small green fleshy fruits, each containing one seed within a hard inner coat;.
rod, a stick, another form of " rod," O.E.
The " roods " themselves were not The simplest form is the " flat roof " consisting of horizontal wood joists laid from wall to wall as in floor construction.
" Lean-to," " shed," or " pent " roofs are practically developments of the flat roof, one end of the joists (which are now called " rafters ") being tipped up to form a decided slope, which enables slates, tiles, corrugated iron and other materials to be employed which cannot be used upon a " flat " roof.
Under the title of Gorboduc it was published first very corruptly in 1565, and in better form as The Tragedy of Ferrex and Porrex in 1570.
Combes; and on the fall of the Combes ministry in January 1905 he was invited by the president to form a new ministry.
The most famous remains of the ancient city are the temples, the most important of which form a row along the low cliffs at the south end of the city.
The form, as constructed by Warner and Swasey for the 40-in.
Repsolds' more recent form of the spider-line micrometer (since 1 The marks of varnish so applied will he seen in fig.
The normal form of the apparatus is shown in figs.
Repsolds employ for the micrometers of their reading microscopes the form of construction shown in fig.
We have not had an opportunity of testing this, nor Grubb's more recent models; but, should it be found possible to produce such images satisfactorily, without distortion and with an apparatus convenient and rigid in form, such micrometers may possibly supersede the filar micrometer.
This form of micrometer is of course capable of giving results of high precision, but the drawback is that the process involves a minimum of six pointings and the entering of six screw-head readings in order to measure the two co-ordinates of the star.
The double webs composing the sides of the fixed square shall be strictly parallel, and shall form a true square of exactly ten revolutions of the screw on the side.
In determining the errors of the screw of the Potsdam form FIG.
Nach., 3377, for an illustrated account of the original Repsolds instrument and to the History and Description of the Cape Observatory for a complete description of the most modern form of its application to the Cape transit circle, with and without clockwork.
The settlements of Lower Saginaw and Portsmouth were made in 1837, and were later united to form Bay City, which was incorporated as a village in 1859, and chartered as a city in 1865.
Both to the east and to the west of this depression the Archean and Palaeozoic rocks which form the greater part of the island are strongly folded, with the exception of the uppermost beds, which belong to the Permian system.
Granite and Archean schists form nearly the whole of the eastern hills from the Strait of Bonifacio southwards to the Flumendosa river, culminating in Monti del Gennargentu.
The Palaeozoic rocks form two extensive masses, one in the south-east and the other in the south-west.
A more progressive form of pastoral industry is that of the tanche (enclosed holdings), in which the owner is both agriculturist and cattle raiser.
The nuraghe in its simplest form is a circular tower about 30 ft.
The name Barbaria for the mountainous district in the east centre of Sardinia, in the district of Nuoro, which still exists in the form Barbargia, goes back to the Roman period, the civitates Barbariae being mentioned in an inscription of the time of Tiberius (Corp. inscr.
Or, secondly, the concordat may result from two identical separate acts, one emanating from the pope and the other from the sovereign; this was the form of the first true concordat, that of Worms, in 1122.
A third form was employed in the case of the concordat of 1516 between Leo X.
of France; a papal bull published the concordat in the form of a concession by the pope, and it was afterwards accepted and published by the king as law of the country.
They have the perpetuity of conventions which contain no time limitation; but, like every human convention, they can be denounced, in the form in use for international treaties, and for good reasons, which are summed up in the exigencies of the general good of the country.
His ambition was insatiable; he is said to have exclaimed when looking at a map that the whole world did not form a sovereignty vast enough for one monarch.
He was ex officio excluded from the Legislative Assembly, and his declarations of policy were thus in writing - that is, in the form in which she could most readily exert her power.
In October, Leopold, much against his inclinations, asked him to form a ministry.
But a few of the settlers under the lead of Colonel John Franklin (1749-1831) attempted to form a separate state government.
The large and beautiful gardens at the back form the public park of the town.
Having established his daughter Margaret as regent for Charles in the Netherlands, Maximilian met the diet at Constance in 1507, when the imperial chamber (Reichskammergericht) was revised and took a more permanent form, and help was granted for an expedition to Italy.
Their form, however, is not sufficiently characteristic to warrant this identification, though it may be noted that the nearest approximation to phallic worship is found amongst the most typical of African peoples, viz.
Both in Gaelic and in old French it is cat, although sometimes taking the form of chater in the latter; the Gaelic designation of the European wild cat being cat fiadhaich.
Hares, rabbits, field-mice, waterrats, rats, squirrels, moles, game-birds, pigeons, and small birds, form the chief food of the wild cat.
A third colour-phase, the "erythristic" or red, is represented by the sandy cat, the female of which takes the form of the "tortoise-shell," characterized, curiously enough, by the colour being a blend of black, white, and sandy.
form, eremite, of the Gr.
A form nearer to the Greek original, "anachoret," is sometimes used of the early Christian recluses in the East.
The physical theory, in its earlier form in The World, and later in the Principles of Philosophy (which the present account follows), rests upon the metaphysical conclusions of the Meditations.
" Scarcely any supposition," 2 he says, " can be made from which the same result, though possibly with greater difficulty, might not be deduced by the same laws of nature; for since, in virtue of these laws, matter successively assumes all the forms of which it is capable, if we consider these forms in order, we shall at one point or other reach the existing form of the world, so that no error need here be feared from a false supposition."
A third form of matter is produced from the original particles.
These form what we term spots in the sun.
The name seems to have been known before, and the banner was simply a Christianized form of the Roman cavalry standard.
Having failed to form a rival party against Sagasta, Martos subsided into political insignificance, despite his great talent as an orator and debater, and died in Madrid on the 16th of January 1893.
His Catena Aurea next appeared, which, under the form of a commentary on the Gospels, was really an exhaustive summary of the theological teaching of the greatest of the church fathers.
Ansonia, Derby and Shelton form one of the most important industrial communities in the state.
Several interesting monuments of this period remain at Trebizond in the form of churches in the Byzantine style of architecture.