Calculating our rate of progress from the date of our departure, I found that we had just time, and no more, to reach London on the last day of the month.
After twice being delayed on the road, we arrived in London at three o'clock on the afternoon of the last day of the month.
These dates were inscribed in an itinerary divided into columns, indicating the month, the day of the month
, and the day for the stipulated and actual arrivals at each principal point Paris, Brindisi, Suez, Bombay, Calcutta, Singapore, Hong Kong, Yokohama, San Francisco, New York, and London--from the 2nd of October to the 21st of December; and giving a space for setting down the gain made or the loss suffered on arrival at each locality.
It tells the day of the month
, and doesn't tell what o'clock it is
The day of the month
, recorded on a neat little card in a box on the money-lender's chimney-piece, happened to attract his eye.
Arriving at the fifteenth day of the month
, he glanced at the first lines of writing: "A visit from a mysterious lady, calling herself Miss Jethro.
LET us hurry to the walls," said Abel-Phittim to Buzi-Ben-Levi and Simeon the Pharisee, on the tenth day of the month
Thammuz, in the year of the world three thousand nine hundred and fortyone--let us hasten to the ramparts adjoining the gate of Benjamin, which is in the city of David, and overlooking the camp of the uncircumcised; for it is the last hour of the fourth watch, being sunrise; and the idolaters, in fulfilment of the promise of Pompey, should be awaiting us with the lambs for the sacrifices.
The eleventh day of the month
of December was drawing to a close in a magnificent night.
and add the day of the month
and the year, then take Smith's left hand on another glass strip, and add name and date and the words "left hand.
I reached for the monk's sleeve, in considerable excitement, and asked him what day of the month
of Uppercross, in the county of Somerset," and by inserting most accurately the day of the month
on which he had lost his wife.
765-767) Mark the days which come from Zeus, duly telling your slaves of them, and that the thirtieth day of the month
is best for one to look over the work and to deal out supplies.