"Would not your excellency like a little refreshment?" he said.
below the surface, and as they become crowded they should be taken up and replanted with a refreshment of the soil, at least every five or six years.
In the refreshment room and the hall, footmen were bustling about with wine and viands.
The revenue is derived partly from subscriptions, partly from gate-money, from the fine concert-hall and refreshment pavilions, and from sales.
The Dutch East India Company cared nought for the progress of the colony - provided only that they had a refreshment station for their richly laden fleets, and that the English, French, Danes and Portuguese had not.
He instituted temperance refreshment rooms, a congregational penny savings bank, and held services specially for the poor.
Many of the zoological gardens are owned by private companies and derive their income entirely from gate-money, menagerie sales, rent of refreshment rooms, concert-halls and other auxiliary public attractions, any profits being distributed amongst the members of the company.
Hence it is not surprising that often the refreshment, the recuperation, obtained from and felt after sleep induced by a drug amounts to nothing, or to worse than nothing.
They are eagerly drunk by the pilgrims, or when poured over the body are held to give a miraculous refreshment after the fatigues of religious exercise; and the manufacture of bottles or jars for carrying the water to distant countries is quite a trade.
Lambert declared himself sovereign and sole possessor of the group (which he renamed Islands of Refreshment) " grounding my right and claim on the rational and sure ground of absolute occupancy."
Here, on a summer's day, with the scent of roses pervading the heated air, the cool refreshment of the passing breezes and of splashing fountains may be enjoyed by the officials of the Kabul court, whilst they look across the beauty of the thickly planted plains of Chardeh to the rugged outlines of Paghman and the snows of the Hindu Kush.
The weather was glorious and the setting idyllic, in a beautiful park with refreshment pagoda close by.
The Licensing Act 2003 changes the current licensing systems for alcohol, regulated entertainment and late night refreshment into a single licensing system.
Will it cost more for a premises license to be authorized for the provision of regulated entertainment or late night refreshment?
With its large library and reading room, academic studies, billiard tables and ' refreshment ', the club soon surpassed all expectations.
Visit the ancient town and Cinque Port of Rye for a stroll and refreshment halt.
hostelry for refreshment.
The two sides repaired to the ' Shoes for refreshment but were frustrated by an inability to get served.
Incidental Stopping for refreshment is thus clearly a purpose reasonably incidental Stopping for refreshment is thus clearly a purpose reasonably incidental to the use of a way and therefore not illegal.
Meet by the refreshment kiosk in the car park.
I was delighted to see that the refreshment counter was furnished with the utmost liberality.
liquid refreshment, there are up to six real ales available.
However, we could have a refreshment stop which was unfortunately marred for some by dreadfully poor service.
partake of refreshment in the library.
It was said that the amenities provided in the refreshment pavilion did not go outside the requirements of the park.
Spacious and comfortable, the rooms are well equipped with color television, refreshment tray, clock radio and hairdryers.
Open all day every day for liquid refreshment, there are up to six real ales available.
refreshment kiosks at the Hunger Hill end of the ground.
refreshment stop en-route before arriving at the hotel mid-afternoon with time to settle in before dinner.
refreshment trolley on the train.
refreshment stall, like all the others, was very busy.
refreshment break members of the audience will have a chance to tell stories, too.
Are there any special criminal offenses applying to late night refreshment houses?
Plus break times that come any time at our continuously replenished refreshment stations.
sixpenny refreshment ticket and the star was Sam Cowell, who had been lured from Evans ' Supper Rooms.
stop for refreshment.
In the Roman Church the bishop blesses the oil of the sick used in extreme unctions on Holy Thursday at the Chrismal Mass,' using the following prayer of the sacramentaries of Gelasius and Hadrian: "Send forth, we pray Thee, 0 Lord, Thy holy spirit, the Paraclete from Heaven, into this fatness of oil, which Thou hast deigned to produce from the green wood for refreshment of mind and body; and through Thy holy benediction may it be for all that anoint, taste, touch, a protection of mind and body, of soul and spirit, unto the easing away of all pain, all weakness, all sickness of mind and body; wherefore Thou hast anointed priest, kings and prophets and martyrs with thy chrism, perfected by Thee, 0 Lord, blessed and abiding in our bowels in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ."
In Brittany the people flock into the cemeteries at nightfall to kneel bare-headed at the graves of their loved ones, and to fill the hollow of the tombstone with holy water or to pour libations of milk upon it, and at bedtime the supper is left on the table for the soul's refreshment.
But very often refreshment is undoubtedly obtained from such narcotic sleep. It may be supposed that in the latter case the effect of the drug has been to ensure occurrence of that second predisposing factor mentioned above, of that withdrawal of sense impulses from the nerve centres that serves to usher in the state of sleep. In certain conditions it may be well worth while by means of narcotic drugs to close the portals of the senses for the sake of thus obtaining stillness in the chambers of the mind; their enforced quietude may induce a period in which natural rest and repair continue long after the initial unnatural arrest of vitality due to the drug itself has passed away.
Just for the refreshment of it, I mean, and to take the rancid taste out of our mouth.
The Skircoat stand is served from refreshment kiosks at the Hunger Hill end of the ground.
We will make a refreshment stop en-route before arriving at the hotel mid-afternoon with time to settle in before dinner.
Rooms individually furnished with TV, radio and refreshment tray.
There should be a refreshment trolley on the train.
The last London Maze was a huge success and the refreshment stall, like all the others, was very busy.
For example, set up a refreshment stand and offer a few items such as beverages and small snacks for your patrons to enjoy.
Stop for hot chocolate or a quick refreshment so you'll be at your best when browsing.
Stop for a refreshment at a café and listen to the languages of the city as they mingle in casual conversation.
After a refreshment break members of the audience will have a chance to tell stories, too.
Entrance was by a sixpenny refreshment ticket and the star was Sam Cowell, who had been lured from Evans ' Supper Rooms.
The Royal Boro has many areas suitable for cycling, with numerous places of interest to stop for refreshment.
For refreshment there are some good pubs, fine restaurants and tearooms in the town.
The specially customized bus also features a refreshment bar on its top deck to provide solace for weary shoppers.
Conclude with again thanking everyone for coming, and inviting all of the guests to the refreshment table.
A perfectly mixed drink served over ice in a tall, chilled glass is a great refreshment for a hot day.
If you are drinking the acai for refreshment then it really doesn't matter what else is in it.
Squirt Ball or Squirt Bone: These toys not only provide stimulation for your dog, they give him a bit of refreshment as well.
With anticipation and delight, you rush into the kitchen to pour yourself a glass when you quickly realize that there is no refreshment to be had this evening.
Don't forget to take along plenty of liquid refreshment.
We removed the large amounts of sugars and calories associated with 100 percent juices but left the positive customized nutritional package so that consumers can enjoy the superior healthful refreshment of Fit 'N Lean.
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