Evidently some jolly excitement was going on there.
"Dear me, how jolly we are!" said Rostov laughing.
Hertford struck at Edinburgh in May, and in the leader's own words " made a jolly fire "and did much mischief.
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Schunwald, &c.); Geza Gardonyi (several novels containing the adventures, observations, &c., of Mr Gabriel Gore; A kekszemii Davidkdne, " Blue-eyed Mrs Davidka "; A Kdtsa, scenes from gipsy life); Charles Murai (Vig tortenetek, " Jolly Stories "; Bandi, a collection of short tales); Stephen Barsony (Csend, " Silence "; A Kameleon-ledny, " The Chamaeleon Girl, and other Stories "; Erd3n-mez5n, " In Wood and Field ").
What jolly times they must have at--!
He has two neighbours, who live still farther north; one is King Winter, a cross and churlish old monarch, who is hard and cruel, and delights in making the poor suffer and weep; but the other neighbour is Santa Claus, a fine, good-natured, jolly old soul, who loves to do good, and who brings presents to the poor, and to nice little children at Christmas.
The king's habit of mingling with the peasantry secured for him a large amount of popularity, and probably led many to ascribe to him the authorship of poems describing scenes in peasant life, Christis Kirk on the Grene, The Gaberlunzie Man and The Jolly Beggar.
He had already surrounded himself with that characteristically Petrine institution "the jolly company," or "the company," as it was generally called, consisting of all his numerous personal friends and casual acquaintances.
In 1867, on the accession to the premiership of Julius von Jolly (1823-1891), several constitutional changes in a Liberal direction were made; responsibility of ministers, freedom of the press, compulsory education.
The sole name he retained was Mick, the jolly outgoing spokesman for the group, who seemed to know all of the others.
Not till 1880, after the fall of the ministry of Jolly, was a reconciliation with Rome effected; in 1882 the archbishopric of Freiburg was again filled up. The political tendency of Baden, meanwhile, mirrored that of all Germany.
jolly useful they can be too!
It was almost perfect: a battle between the jolly white giant and the jolly black joker.
Although Fred's mood was jolly, he didn't join the others for breakfast on this Saturday morning.
T he word beano means a feast, an annual holiday, and a jolly time.
It was at Cambridge that Armitage found his talent for writing catchy, jolly tunes that were popular with his fellow undergraduates.
Jolly good champagne cocktails at £ 9 a hit.
On 4th August, 1964, FBI agents found the bodies in an earthen dam at Old Jolly Farm.
In the amusements we have referred to does the " jolly drover " while the night away in Abilene.
Let's say more jolly sausage than hard-boiled egg.
A bouncing, rhythmic text with an irresistible refrain joins forces with wildly exuberant illustration to create a jolly romp of a picture book.
To cheer themselves up the group go on a jolly jaunt to a local fairground.
The night they put the fizz in into physics was the jolly sub's merry headline.
Download Hot (2.8 meg) Contraband - 3:48 - 1995 This is a jolly, upbeat tune with a slightly folky feel.
However, I am feeling particularly magnanimous this morning, so I shall not harangue the Minister; he is a jolly fine chap.
informality of the occasion by singing along to a jolly Deacon Blue song with Becky.
Now thats cleared up, i'm off around the world for jolly japes.
jolly nice of them.
jolly good I think.
jolly jaunt to a local fairground.
jolly good romp.
jolly good chaps, lets go fight in the mountains of Afghanistan.
jolly wheeze why is playing them so moronic?
jolly phonics workbook.
jolly up the first half up especially.
jolly when I really don't enjoy it, doesn't wash.
Goodbye my love, now - I wish you had been here last night we had an awfully jolly evening.
I have finished my border off with a rather jolly dragon.
jolly well rope a bit off next time, to make sure we get a match at all.
After the service a very jolly ' tea ' party was held in the Village Hall which was much enjoyed by all who attended.
Would definitely see them again, quite jolly almost reaching the heady heights of happy in some songs.
January isn't generally jolly, but it's already looking as if jelly is the thing this month.
jolly up into the Waterfall Series, with the formations of 6th Heaven our ultimate aim.
Keelhaul the scurvy knaves, hoist the jolly roger!
They are also constructing two large manholes in the area opposite the Jolly Farmers pub.
Well, we had another jolly matinee of course.
Both of these are users of Jolly phonics, the UK based phonics program.
Or: ' I just like a jolly Roger ' .
On the surface the song seems to be just a jolly romp about Richard Nixon loosing a presidential election to the Kennedy clan.
scurvy knaves, hoist the jolly roger!
The only thing is, every time it snows the jolly snowman wants to play and have fun.
Stretch'd along the deck like logs - Bear a hand, you jolly tar, you!
Local pub the Three Jolly Butchers emerged triumphant with their blazing yellow Albion kit, very kindly donated by the Brighton football club.
The ' Cat and Fiddle ' is a waterman's house - ' jolly young watermen, ' I am afraid, no more.
If writing games is such a jolly wheeze why is playing them so moronic?
This is an excellent story, a super mystery, a jolly good whodunit.
Anyway, we did writing practice in a jolly phonics workbook.
C. Moore-Smith, Autobiography of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Smith (London, 1901); Life of Jolly Colborne (F.-M.
They rode slowly, and talked and laughed and were very jolly.
Or: ' I just like a jolly roger '.
Rigby is excessively corpulent, and has a jolly rubicund face.
Stretch 'd along the deck like logs - Bear a hand, you jolly tar, you !
The Sunday Telegraph, December 7, 2003 This jolly little volume bound in astroturf is a useful guide to garden furnishings.
The ' Cat and Fiddle ' is a waterman 's house - ' jolly young watermen, ' I am afraid, no more.
Jolly Rompers: How about an adorable red and green plaid holiday gown?
Don't forget the stuffed parrot or Jolly Roger flag!
'Tis the season to be jolly, so why let something as joyful and intimate as a Christmas portrait ruin all the fun?
Voyages during the month of December include a wide range of festivities, including elaborate decorations, holiday feasts and jolly holiday concerts.
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear, Jolly Old St. Nicholas and many more can also be found here.
In the room where you enter Jolly Roger Bay.
I like to use Jolly Rancher candies because I like the favors, but you can use any clear candy that you happen to prefer.
Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle, Santa Claus, Father Christmas, Mr. C. -- there are many different names for this legendary jolly figure that is said to distribute a Christmas present to each good boy and girl on Christmas.
Sitting down with some cookies, cocoa and Christmas-styled stationery to draft a missive to the jolly old elf can be one of the most magical things you do during the holiday season.
Monograms of Distinction: This velvet blue personalized Christmas snowman stocking adds a touch of elegance to the jolly character.
Let her lead the way while the jolly man follows behind.
No matter where you are, you are sure to find a jolly holiday parade during November or December.
For generations, parents have been tracking the visits of Santa Claus by hearing sleigh bells, spotting a red nose in the sky, or otherwise interpreting signs of the jolly old elf's approach.
Encourage your children to thank the jolly man for their gifts and wish him well for the rest of the upcoming year.
But even if you aren't built like Jolly Old St. Nick, you can find Santa costumes that will work for you, whether you want to dress naughty or nice.
Men can wear a basic shirt with simple slops, boots and a hat, women have a jolly time with a blouse, a bodice, an underskirt and shorter overskirt in contrasting colors and either a straw hat or garland of flowers.
As the tradition evolved, carolers went door to door offering jolly cheer by singing beloved songs to anyone who opened their door to listen.
Consider the following Christmas costume ideas and bedeck your whole group in style before you hit the streets in jolly splendor.
For anyone hoping to create the look of jolly St. Nick, complete Santa Claus costumes are in order.
With his jolly belly, long white beard and cozy velour red suit, Santa defines the gift-giving and magical portion of Christmas.
In addition, once you have your Santa suit in all of its' jolly splendor, be sure to keep it packed away safely from curious children.
Mrs. Claus makes cookies for Santa to keep him fat and jolly.
Dressing up in Christmas costumes adds a special touch of jolly to the season.
These luxurious suits will transform anyone into the jolly ol' St. Nick in a matter of minutes.
For older children, the Internet retailer Halloween Costumes offers a jolly Santa suit in size small all the way up to size large.
If you've got your heart set on having the kids don a holiday costume but can't find Santa suits in the correct size, then by all means create a suit with a simple sewing pattern or opt for another jolly holiday character altogether.
With an active imagination and some time to spare, your jolly little one can make his Santa suit memorable year round!
With shamrock accessories you'll still be able to show off your Irish pride without being mistaken for the Jolly Green Giant.
Cibs usually appear jolly and happy, but they are actually quite serious underneath that exterior.
As a result, he sees the error of his ways and becomes a jolly man.
They can be the traditional Keds style shoe jazzed up with red sequins, green puff paint and jolly messages.
Evil skull, Death's head, Jolly Roger or whatever you prefer to call it, these tats have been around quite a long time.
Your little pirates will enjoy making a Jolly Roger to fly on their bedroom walls or decorate their bikes.
The selections at Teddy Girl range from jolly novelty to racy fun.
The cake for this party theme would be a Jolly Rodger.
Pirates: Perfect for youngsters, a pirate theme can include sunken treasure, a floating ship, and Jolly Roger beach towels, while adults may appreciate rum punch to liven up their buccaneer spirit.
Worf comments on "For He's a Jolly Good Fellow," the song his friends sing for him at his surprise birthday party.
There doesn't seem to be a Klingon word for jolly."
The new series did not feature a Serena, Boxey, Jolly or Sheba.
However, the residents of Halloween Land misunderstood Jack: Instead of Christmas being jolly and merry, they thought it was supposed to be another "scary" holiday.
He even goes as far as to kidnap the jolly ol' man!
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