It was alleged
by some that he had sold out to his brother; it was believed by others that he had simply gone to Sacramento to borrow money on his share, in order to continue the improvements on his own responsibility.
Modern psychology, it may be, will endeavor to reduce these alleged
necromancies within a system, instead of rejecting them as altogether fabulous.
And as for the matter of the alleged
uncleanliness of our business, ye shall soon be initiated into certain facts hitherto pretty generally unknown, and which, upon the whole, will triumphantly plant the sperm whale-ship at least among the cleanliest things of this tidy earth.
It will readily be seen that in this case the alleged
right of the Duke to the whale was a delegated one from the Sovereign.
To tell the truth, Phineas had been a hearty, two-fisted backwoodsman, a vigorous hunter, and a dead shot at a buck; but, having wooed a pretty Quakeress, had been moved by the power of her charms to join the society in his neighborhood; and though he was an honest, sober, and efficient member, and nothing particular could be alleged
against him, yet the more spiritual among them could not but discern an exceeding lack of savor in his developments.
We grew very tired of seeing wooden quails and chickens picking and struting around clock-faces, and still more tired of seeing wooden images of the alleged
chamois skipping about wooden rocks, or lying upon them in family groups, or peering alertly up from behind them.
The picture of his alleged
uncle, as he had last seen him, was before him in the dark pretty frequently, when he was away, and called again in his dreams, when he was asleep.
DOUGLASS has frankly disclosed the place of his birth, the names of those who claimed ownership in his body and soul, and the names also of those who committed the crimes which he has alleged
The reason alleged
was their determined resolution of not leaving their mother at that time of the year.
Miss Temple, having assembled the whole school, announced that inquiry had been made into the charges alleged
against Jane Eyre, and that she was most happy to be able to pronounce her completely cleared from every imputation.
You will notice as suspicious, that no explanation is given of the manner in which the alleged
discovery of one of my uncle's secrets was made, by persons who are total strangers to him.
It arose out of a scuffle between two churchwardens, one of whom was alleged
to have pushed the other against a pump; the handle of which pump projecting into a school-house, which school-house was under a gable of the church-roof, made the push an ecclesiastical offence.