It showed an eagerness for adventure, a readiness for the hand-to-mouth
, which the care she took of her home and her love of good housewifery made not a little remarkable.
Sir Robert Walpole, ruling the country with unscrupulous absolutism, had now put an end to the employment of literary men in public life, and though Johnson's poem 'London,' a satire on the city written in imitation of the Roman poet Juvenal and published in 1738, attracted much attention, he could do no better for a time than to become one of that undistinguished herd of hand-to-mouth
and nearly starving Grub Street writers whom Pope was so contemptuously abusing and who chiefly depended on the despotic patronage of magazine publishers.
Billy had failed to get regular employment; so she saw much of him, and they lived a prosperous and happy hand-to-mouth
existence in the tiny cottage they rented.
The Inhaler is the only nicotine replacement product designed to help control a smoker's cravings for cigarettes while providing a key behavioral component of smoking, the hand-to-mouth
Levels of pesticide metabolites in urine rose as the children passed 6 months, likely because their activity levels--especially hand-to-mouth
behavior--increased as they grew older.
Allowing his dog to lick his face or open wounds is especially dangerous and so is hand-to-eye or hand-to-mouth
Researchers found many adults are living hand-to-mouth
, without keeping anything aside for emergencies.
If the dust and soil lead terms are forced out of the model, paint lead becomes the most significant predictor, which is consistent with the now well-known pathway of paint to settled house dust and bare soil, to children's hands, to ingestion through hand-to-mouth
It was a hand-to-mouth
existence, and school was for someone else's kids.
Children are also at heightened risk for lead exposure because they engage in more hand-to-mouth
activity and absorb a larger proportion of ingested lead across the intestinal epithelium than do adults.
But he has genuine concern for the man, too, and as Mitchell grows to suspect that Gould harbors a secret more dire than his hand-to-mouth
existence, the writer's own deceptively stable life - loving photographer wife (Hope Davis), two bright little girls, orderly apartment - looks more and more like a cover-up for something, too.
It was how in Freddy Krueger's name did a bunch of East End residents who are supposedly living hand-to-mouth
manage to afford such lavish costumes for Halloween?