But watchfulness prevented any accident, and eventually
the party reached the place where they had left their goods.
Shimerda, and I wondered whether his released spirit would not eventually
find its way back to his own country.
I was also aware that being a green hand at whaling, my own lay would not be very large; but considering that I was used to the sea, could steer a ship, splice a rope, and all that, I made no doubt that from all I had heard I should be offered at least the 275th lay --that is, the 275th part of the clear nett proceeds of the voyage, whatever that might eventually
For now, since by many prolonged, repeated experiences, I have perceived that in all cases man must eventually
lower, or at least shift, his conceit of attainable felicity; not placing it anywhere in the intellect or the fancy; but in the wife, the heart, the bed, the table, the saddle, the fire-side, the country; now that I have perceived all this, I am ready to squeeze case eternally.
In exactly the same way, as the citizens of our Industrial Republic become refined, year by year the cost of slaughterhouse products will increase; until eventually
those who want to eat meat will have to do their own killing--and how long do you think the custom would survive then?
He had purchased Tom with a view of eventually
making him a sort of overseer, with whom he might, at times, intrust his affairs, in short absences; and, in his view, the first, second, and third requisite for that place, was hardness.
No, I was not expecting to ever belong to this gentleman whom I have spoken of, but he had something which I expected would belong to me eventually
, if he would but visit us often enough.
Paul de Cassagnac, the most inveterate of the French duelists, had suffered so often in this way that he is at last a confirmed invalid; and the best physician in Paris has expressed the opinion that if he goes on dueling for fifteen or twenty years more--unless he forms the habit of fighting in a comfortable room where damps and draughts cannot intrude--he will eventually
endanger his life.
Morning came, eventually
, and by ten or eleven o'clock a giddy and rollicking company were gathered at Judge Thatcher's, and everything was ready for a start.
Weston, whose happiness it was to be hoped might eventually
be as much increased by the arrival of a child, as that of all her neighbours was by the approach of it.
She, who had seen her week after week so constantly suffering, oppressed by anguish of heart which she had neither courage to speak of, nor fortitude to conceal, now saw with a joy, which no other could equally share, an apparent composure of mind, which, in being the result as she trusted of serious reflection, must eventually
lead her to contentment and cheerfulness.
He had the advice of an eminent oculist; and he eventually
recovered the sight of that one eye.