At Taras (Tarentum) he embarked for his homeward voyage in a Corinthian vessel.
Of the homeward course various accounts are given.
Then the voyage homeward began, Medea accompanying Jason, and Aeetes pursuing them.
From this point the homeward track was laid farther S.
He then visited Athens, and towards the end of winter (440) arrived in Constantinople, whence he set out on his homeward journey.
On the homeward voyage he was accidentally killed and his vessel was lost.
I had made my homeward journey, talking constantly to Miss Sullivan, not for the sake of talking, but determined to improve to the last minute.
Where the mowers mow the cleanest, Where the hay lies thick and greenest, There to trace the homeward bee, That's the way for Billy and me.
On the 6th, therefore, the homeward march was commenced, the city being left behind in flames.
He fell, and the Dorians, on discovering that Codrus had been slain, retreated homeward, despairing of success.
In Palestine he quarrelled with Richard I., king of England, captured him on his homeward journey and handed him over to the emperor Henry VI.
No further indications of his homeward route (to Venice) are given, though it is almost certain that he passed through Tabriz.
He was supposed to have died on the Afghan frontier in 1825 on his second journey; but if Huc's story is true he reached Lhasa in 1826, and did not leave it till 1838, being assassinated on his homeward journey, when maps and drawings were found on him, and his identity was for the first time suspected by the Tibetans.
Each new year his image was taken to visit his father, in Babylon, who in his turn gave him escort homeward, and his temple was second in wealth and importance only to E-Saggila, the temple of Marduk in Babylon.
A passage in Emerson's Diary, written on his homeward voyage, strikes the keynote of his remaining life.
In winter, for example, when the northern monsoon begins to blow, numbers of denizens of the Sea of Okhotsk swim southward to the more genial waters of north Japan; and in summer the Indian Ocean and the Malayan archipelago send to her southern coasts a crowd of emigrants which turn homeward again at the approach of winter.
This attack he followed up with The Monikins (1835) and The American Democrat (1835); with several sets of notes on his travels and experiences in Europe, among which may be remarked his England (1837), in three volumes, a burst of vanity and illtemper; and with Homeward Bound, and Home as Found (1838), noticeable as containing a highly idealized portrait of himself.
Forster was travelling homeward by the southern shores of the Caspian in January I784, and from him we gather many interesting details of the locality and period.
12), writing about this time, describes Kittim (a name derived from Citium, q.v.) as a port of call for merchantmen homeward bound for Tyre, and as a shelter for Tyrian refugees; but the Hebrew geographers of this and the next century classify Kittim, together with other coast-lands and islands, under the heading Javan, " Ionian " (q.v.), and consequently reckoned it as predominantly Greek.
depart for the homeward journey.
They reached Nootka Sound in September 1788, and in July 1789 Captain Gray in the " Columbia " began the homeward voyage by way of China.
sonus; the d is a mere addition, as in the nautical term " bound " (outward, homeward bound) for the earlier " boun," to make ready, prepare.
Throughout this mystic religious world it was above all the influence of the late Greek religion, derived from Plato, that also continued to operate; it is filled with the echo of the song, the first note of which was sounded by the Platonists, about the heavenly home of the soul and the homeward journey of the wise to the higher world of light.
De Leon seems to have explored the coast, to some degree, on both sides of the peninsula, and to have turned homeward fully convinced that he had discovered an immense island.
Between the brilliant young sovereign and the grand old sage an immediate and strong sympathy sprang up; Leonardo accompanied Francis on his homeward march as far as Milan, and there determined to accept the royal invitation to France, where a new home was offered him with every assurance of honour and regard.
depart after breakfast for the homeward journey.
Another method consists in driving towards the boundary, and taking the coal backward towards the shafts, or working homeward, allowing the waste to close up without roads having to be kept open through it.
Now I was pleased to be thinking of my homeward journey even tho I was a bit dispirited by my painful condition.
The group, after a few half-hearted jibes at Brown's expense reformed their ranks and resumed their homeward journey.
How the glory died through golden hours, And the shining moon arising; How the boat drew homeward filled with flowers.
Again, we occupied the same seats as we did outbound, 25E and 25F and we got comfortable for the homeward bound flight.
The St. Barbe, on the homeward voyage, had been seized by the notorious pirate, and scuttled near the Nash Sands.
The outward and homeward loops cross over in front of the somber Clubhouse, set in an ancient, solidly built sheepfold.
unspeakable joy filled my heart on the long homeward journey.
He was drowned in 1871, aged 32, on a homeward voyage to Buckie.
He turned back a few steps and was lost in grave reflection, finally wending his way homeward by the obscure river-side path.
About two centuries afterwards, in the course of the struggle between the Sikhs and the Mahommedans, Ahmad Shah Durani routed the Sikhs at the great battle of Panipat, and on his homeward march he destroyed the town of Amritsar, blew up the temple with gunpowder, filled in the sacred tank with mud, and defiled the holy place by the slaughter of cows.
The poem is in a very corrupt state, and ends abruptly with the request of Medea to accompany Jason on his homeward voyage.
But he was boastful, arrogant and quarrelsome; like the Telamonian Ajax, he was the enemy of Odysseus, and in the end the victim of the vengeance of Athene, who wrecked his ship on his homeward voyage (Odyssey, iv.
On the homeward voyage he accidentally discovered an island in lat.
The morning had been fine, but it was growing warm and sultry when at last we turned our faces homeward.
An unspeakable joy filled my heart on the long homeward journey.
Homeward Bound-The Incredible Journey tells the story of two dogs and one cat as they journey together.
One legendary piece is Sailor Jerry's portrayal of a ship at sea with the word "Homeward" beneath it accompanied by splashes of vibrant red in the background as though devotion and fury fueled the ship's progress.
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