The next day after being apprised
of his new dignity he hastened to inform the King of Patagascar.
Conway, I apprised
him of our friend's death, showing him the letters announcing it.
As such a man, however, was not of much practical use in the ship, especially as he refused to work except when he pleased, the incredulous captain would fain have been rid of him; but apprised
that that individual's intention was to land him in the first convenient port, the archangel forthwith opened all his seals and vials -- devoting the ship and all hands to unconditional perdition, in case this intention was carried out.
He was not conscious of an effort, but a sharp pain in his wrist apprised
him that he was trying to free his hands.
de Monte Cristo is apprised
that this night a man will enter his house in the Champs-Elysees with the intention of carrying off some papers supposed to be in the secretary in the dressing-room.
We were, however, notwithstanding the assurances given us by the emperor, sufficiently apprised
of the danger which we were exposed to in this expedition, whether we went by sea or land.
Phileas Fogg returned to the hotel, begged a moment's conversation with Aouda, and without more ado, apprised
her that Jeejeeh was no longer at Hong Kong, but probably in Holland.
However, they became reassured as to the fate of future generations on being apprised
that, according to the calculations of Laplace, this acceleration of motion is confined within very restricted limits, and that a proportional diminution of speed will be certain to succeed it.
Of all this the people are well apprised
, and understand how far to carry their obstinacy, where their liberty or property is concerned.
But they seem not to have been apprised
of the sentiments of that great man expressed in another part of his work, nor to have adverted to the consequences of the principle to which they subscribe with such ready acquiescence.
I had not long to wait before a stealthy sound apprised
me of their nearness, and then a war-bonneted, paint-streaked face was thrust cautiously around the shoulder of the cliff, and savage eyes looked into mine.
Having ascertained the fact before alluded to, that the islanders,--from motives of precaution, dwelt altogether in the depths of the valleys, and avoided wandering about the more elevated portions of the shore, unless bound on some expedition of war or plunder, I concluded that if I could effect unperceived a passage to the mountain, I might easily remain among them, supporting myself by such fruits as came in my way until the sailing of the ship, an event of which I could not fail to be immediately apprised
, as from my lofty position I should command a view of the entire harbour.