At the request of the abbess he became an inmate of the monastery.
From the Fijian and Andaman islander who exhibits abject terror at seeing himself in a glass or in water, to the English or European peasant who covers up the mirrors or turns them to the wall, upon a death occurring, lest an inmate of the house should see his own face and have his own speedy demise thus prognosticated, the idea holds its ground.
Finally he removed to Hampole, near Doncaster, invited by an inmate of the Cistercian nunnery of St Mary.
Soon he entered a monastery on the lake of Como, and before 782 he had become an inmate of the great Benedictine house of Monte Cassino, where he made the acquaintance of Charlemagne.
Such were Dimmler the musician and his wife, Vogel the dancing master and his family, Belova, an old maiden lady, an inmate of the house, and many others such as Petya's tutors, the girls' former governess, and other people who simply found it preferable and more advantageous to live in the count's house than at home.
Choiseul had a great regard for Barthelemy, and on his return to France, Barthelemy became an inmate of his house, and received valuable preferments from his patron.
In the Autobiography of Jahangir it is stated that the guru was imprisoned in the fortress of Gwalior, with a view to the realization of the fine imposed on his father Guru Arjan, but the Sikhs believe that the guru became a voluntary inmate of the fortress with the object of obtaining seclusion there to pray for the emperor who had been advised to that effect by his Hindu astrologers.
Mrs Thrale herself confessed that without her husband's assistance she did not feel able to entertain Johnson as a constant inmate of her house.
He is variously styled Byzantinus, Hierosolymitanus (as an inmate of the monastery of St Saba near Jerusalem) and Scholasticus (the first "schoolman," as the introducer of the Aristotelian definitions into theology; according to others, he had been an advocate, a special meaning of the word scholasticus).
These sometimes completely absorb the shell on which they are settled, but then act as a substitute for it, and in any case by their outgrowth they extend the limits of the dwelling, so that the inmate can grow in comfort without having to hunt or fight for a larger abode.
At last, in August 1905, the long and mysterious silence was broken by the announcement that a son had been born to Pigott by his "spiritual wife," Miss Ruth Preece, an inmate of the Agapemone.
If all the above fail, (4) some inmate of the house, or the person causing the body of the deceased to be buried.
His plan was to keep every inmate of every cell under constant close observation, and all were to be reformed by solitude and seclusion while constantly employed in remunerative labour, in the profits of which they were to share.
He shot lightning at her that bounced off and hit an inmate.
The officers of the penitentiary and of the reformatory for boys are authorized to advise the governor with respect to an application for the pardon of an inmate of their institution, but he is not bound by their advice and there is no real restriction on his power to pardon except that he is not permitted to pardon in cases of impeachment.
Daggers: The tattoo of a sex offender, sometimes put on the inmate forcibly by other inmates.
The more negative inmate behavior becomes, the more extreme the coercive control will become.
sex offender inmate with prisoner violence should they find images of children in his cell.
Fair, but still more remarkable for her knowledge, which extended beyond Latin, it is said, to Greek and Hebrew, she awoke a feeling of love in the breast of Abelard; and with intent to win her, he sought and gained a footing in Fulbert's house as a regular inmate.
Every inmate is to be bathed and cleansed and suitably clothed before being admitted to the ward.
Hanging an inmate and injecting them leads to never ending corporal punishment.
fellow inmate 's cell.
This shows that negative inmate behavior is a rare occurrence even in simulations using generalizations from organizational research.
The building followed the popular square layout with the different classes of inmate accommodated in separate wings radiating from a central supervisory hub.
inmate behavior becomes, the more extreme the coercive control will become.
A death row inmate gazing from his Missouri cell?
inmate of the workhouse.
inmate of a lunatic asylum?
segregate different types of inmate.
talkie toaster this month twiddles his browning knob in the direction of prison inmate and all-round Welsh nutter, Birdman.
6), which was devoted to prayer and study, and into which the inmate brought nothing but the Law and the Prophets, together with the Psalms and other works which tended to the promotion of piety.
Between the cell and the cloister gallery (A) is a passage or corridor (B), cutting off the inmate of the cell from all sound or movement which might interrupt his meditations.
The workhouses were designed to strictly segregate different types of inmate.
One reported incident involved the officer threatening a sex offender inmate with prisoner violence should they find images of children in his cell.
Any inmate not producing the stated amount was put on a bread and water diet in solitary confinement for 12 hours.
Talkie Toaster this month twiddles his browning knob in the direction of prison inmate and all-round Welsh nutter, Birdman.
An online predator may be a pedophile writing to a teen from their home or even an inmate from a prison.
In The Suffering, you are an inmate named Torque, and you have been sent to the Carnate Abbot Penitentiary island for killing off your family.
Jail.org provides information on public criminal records, county jails, state department of corrections facilities, public records, criminal public records, prison inmate locators and jail inmate search tools.
There are sections devoted to the Birdman of Alcatraz and the daily lives of the prison's detainees, plus a rundown of the 14 inmate escape attempts.
In one case, after a night of screaming incessantly, one inmate was found dead the next morning with distinct handprints around his throat.
Once the gun has been designed, an inmate artist normally relies on a single ink color (commonly black or blue) to create a freehand artful design.
In fact, most inmate tattoo artists do not bother cleaning their tools after use.
This may take the form of the broader gang ("family") or the specific crew or "clique" the inmate runs with.
While it may still mean this, it also carries the meaning of the number of family or gang members who have died while the inmate is doing time.
And…a female inmate had escaped during the video shoot (though this was later deemed to be simple coincidence).
Prisoner rights was a favorite social issue of his, and he had been performing concerts for inmate since the 1950s.
About 1142 a family friend brought Thomas under the notice of Archbishop Theobald, of whose household he at once became an inmate.
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