Head, an English traveler and a Governor-General of Canada, tells us that "in both the northern and southern hemispheres of the New World, Nature has not only outlined her works on a larger scale, but has painted the whole picture with brighter and more costly colors than she used in delineating and in beautifying the Old World.
We held; but the rope broke midway between Taugwalder and Lord Francis
Miss Lavinia was going on to make some rejoinder, when Miss Clarissa, who appeared to be incessantly beset by a desire to refer to her brother Francis
, struck in again:
Pax vobiscum,'' answered the Jester, ``I am a poor brother of the Order of St Francis
, who come hither to do my office to certain unhappy prisoners now secured within this castle.
The doctor was taken aback, but the solemn disposition of his features did not relax as he almost intoned: "Has Sir Francis
told you the sad news, Mr.
Here was Philip Herbert, described by Francis
Osborne, in his Memoires on the Reigns of Queen Elizabeth and King James, as one who was "caressed by the Court for his handsome face, which kept him not long company.
The bassa agreed to another Jesuit, and it pleased Heaven that the lot fell upon Father Francis
Fortunately, there came, in almost the same mail with Bell's letter, another letter from a young Bostonian named Francis
Blake, with the good news that he had invented a transmitter as satisfactory as Edison's, and that he would prefer to sell it for stock instead of cash.
William Brewster Gilbert Winslow Isaac Allerton Edmund Margesson Miles Standish Peter Brown John Alden Richard Bitteridge John Turner George Soule Francis
Eaton Edward Tilly James Chilton John Tilly John Craxton Francis
Cooke John Billington Thomas Rogers Joses Fletcher Thomas Tinker John Goodman John Ridgate Mr.
One of these believers in omens will get up of a morning, leave his house, and meet a friar of the order of the blessed Saint Francis
, and, as if he had met a griffin, he will turn about and go home.
Phileas Fogg had not concealed from Sir Francis
his design of going round the world, nor the circumstances under which he set out; and the general only saw in the wager a useless eccentricity and a lack of sound common sense.
The great Pompey lost that of Pharsalia; and Francis
the First, who was, as I have heard say, as good as other folks, nevertheless lost the Battle of Pavia.