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With as much beer as you can put away," said the other "and a flask of Gascon wine on Sabbaths.
So quiet and reposeful within, for everyone slept, spent with watching, and a Sabbath stillness reigned through the house, while nodding Hannah mounted guard at the door.
Insufferable in the glare of a Sabbath sun, bleak, windy, and flaring in the gloom of a Sabbath night, and hopelessly depressing on all days of the week, the First Presbyterian Church lifted its blunt steeple from the barrenest area of the flats, and was hideous
Miss Hepzibah, ma'am," said he once, after they had all been cheerful together, "I really enjoy these quiet little meetings of a Sabbath afternoon.
Come with me, I beseech you, Reverend sir, else you will be poorly able to do Sabbath duty to-morrow.
Circumambulate the city of a dreamy Sabbath afternoon.
In early childhood, a fair-haired woman had led him, at the sound of Sabbath bell, to worship and to pray.
It was a very still Sabbath, and the mournful sound seemed in keeping with the musing hush that lay upon nature.
Wilson, who proposed to keep a Sabbath school for the instruction of such slaves as might be disposed to learn to read the New Testament.
A little solace came at tea-time, in the shape of a double ration of bread--a whole, instead of a half, slice--with the delicious addition of a thin scrape of butter: it was the hebdomadal treat to which we all looked forward from Sabbath to Sabbath.
To beard a magistrate in his stronghold, and on the Sabbath, too
There could not be fewer than thirty persons with their wives and children (for the country is very populous;) and my master demanded the rate of a full room whenever he showed me at home, although it were only to a single family; so that for some time I had but little ease every day of the week (except Wednesday, which is their Sabbath,) although I were not carried to the town.