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And when he read his paper of an evening, Demi's colic got into the shipping list and Daisy's fall affected the price of stocks, for Mrs.
The cargo had shifted somewhat, which gave the steamer a rather undignified list.
And she summoned a young black woman, whom she instructed, in French, to be very careful in checking off the list which she handed her.
But," he added, with an air of chagrin, which he endeavored, though unsuccessfully, to conceal, "had I been aware that what I then believed a soldier's conduct could be so construed, shame would have been added to the list of reasons.
Let who list open yonder door; I dare not, though the governor's own voice should bid me do it
As for Bildad, he carried about with him a long list of the articles needed, and at every fresh arrival, down went his mark opposite that article upon the paper.
And in this chapter it was, headed Smeer, or Fat, that I found a long detailed list of the outfits for the larders and cellars of 180 sail of Dutch whalemen; from which list, as translated by Dr.
They had him on a secret list in every office, big and little, in the place.
The different men on the list were soon knocked off at prices which showed a pretty brisk demand in the market; two of them fell to Haley.
If I had known how to name them, I should then have signed off in detail from all the societies which I never signed on to; but I did not know where to find such a complete list.
When looking over a list of men's names in a foreign language, as of military officers, or of authors who have written on a particular subject, I am reminded once more that there is nothing in a name.
If he elects to work, he finds a large list of lectures to choose from.