Amy was learning this distinction through much tribulation, for mistaking enthusiasm for inspiration, she attempted
every branch of art with youthful audacity.
A boy clad in a blue shirt leaped from the wagon and attempted
to drag after him one of the maidens, who screamed and protested shrilly.
I do not trust him, in spite of his attempted
While, in the pursuit of their daring plans of annoyance, the restless enterprise of the French even attempted
the distant and difficult gorges of the Alleghany, it may easily be imagined that their proverbial acuteness would not overlook the natural advantages of the district we have just described.
The savage, perceiving their defenceless situation, without offering violence to the family attempted
to captivate the Negro, who, happily proved an over-match for him, threw him on the ground, and, in the struggle, the mother of the children drew an ax from a corner of the cottage, and cut his head off, while her little daughter shut the door.
to enliven matters by a fire in the parlor.
It is my belief, however, that had I attempted
a different order of composition, my faculties would not have been found so pointless and inefficacious.
As he approached the stream, his heart began to thump he summoned up, however, all his resolution, gave his horse half a score of kicks in the ribs, and attempted
to dash briskly across the bridge; but instead of starting forward, the perverse old animal made a lateral movement, and ran broadside against the fence.
That trap of the extra payments, the interest, and all the other charges that they had not the means to pay, and would never have attempted
unsuccessfully to have this identifying note removed from the stereotype-plate of the first edition.
It is a mixture that is always ineffectual, and should never have been attempted
in the first place.
Half an hour after we started, the REGEN thickened unpleasantly, and we attempted
to get shelter under a projecting rock, but being far to NASS already to make standing at all AGRE'ABLE, we pushed on for the Handeck, consoling ourselves with the reflection that from the furious rushing of the river Aar at our side, we should at all events see the celebrated WASSERFALL in GRANDE PERFECTION.