A TORTOISE, lazily basking in the sun, complained to the sea-birds of her hard fate
, that no one would teach her to fly.
Here a rumor was heard of the disastrous fate
of the Tonquin.
Let me give you a useful tip, Emerson: attribute nothing to Fate
He was trying to dismiss the whole thing from his mind--a feat which had hitherto proved beyond his powers--when Fate
, in an unusually kindly mood, enabled him to do so in a flash by presenting to his jaundiced gaze what, on consideration, he decided was the most beautiful girl he had ever seen.
It was upon this sight then that Gahan of Gathol looked, over the edge of the careening deck of the Vanator, as he sought to learn the fate
of his warrior.
In ne house was a father weeping for the loss of his daughter, in another perhaps a mother trembling for the fate
of her child; and instead of the blessings that had formerly been heaped on the Sultan's head, the air was now full of curses.
And after Tricolonus fate
overtook Aristomachus and Prias on the course, as also Pelagon and Aeolius and Cronius.
And whatever may still overtake me as fate
and experience--a wandering will be therein, and a mountain-climbing: in the end one experienceth only oneself.
It is decreed of fate
, and therefore I am not guilty in this respect.
She remains simply "missing"; she has disappeared enigmatically into a mystery of fate
as big as the world, where your imagination of a brother-sailor, of a fellow-servant and lover of ships, may range unchecked.
Was it not Fate
, that, on this July midnight- Was it not Fate
, (whose name is also Sorrow,) That bade me pause before that garden-gate, To breathe the incense of those slumbering roses?
They lived in Troy, New York, were well-to-do, respectable persons, and had many friends, some of whom, reading these lines, will doubtless learn for the first time the extraordinary fate
of the young man.