In this humour of passive resistance
, and with his garment collected beneath him to keep his limbs from the wet pavement, Isaac sat in a corner of his dungeon, where his folded hands, his dishevelled hair and beard, his furred cloak and high cap, seen by the wiry and broken light, would have afforded a study for Rembrandt, had that celebrated painter existed at the period.
Weller and the guard try to squeeze the cod-fish into the boot, first head first, and then tail first, and then top upward, and then bottom upward, and then side-ways, and then long-ways, all of which artifices the implacable cod-fish sturdily resists, until the guard accidentally hits him in the very middle of the basket, whereupon he suddenly disappears into the boot, and with him, the head and shoulders of the guard himself, who, not calculating upon so sudden a cessation of the passive resistance
of the cod-fish, experiences a very unexpected shock, to the unsmotherable delight of all the porters and bystanders.
As to which quantity there was a perpetual fight going on between the master and his form--the latter insisting, and enforcing by passive resistance
, that it was the prescribed quantity of Homer for a shell lesson; the former, that there was no fixed quantity, but that they must always be ready to go on to fifty or sixty lines if there were time within the hour.
Indeed, Auditors and inspectors face lies, Significant emotional burdens, Passive resistance
, And even intimidation.
Tamil prisoners who had earlier embarked on continuous fasting in a passive resistance
urging to re-transfer their cases back to Vavuniya High Court from Anuradhapura Special High Court had filed an appeal in the Court of Appeal against the Attorney General and the Terrorist Investigation Division(TID).
For us, it's passive resistance
and disobedience," Mr Ferrer said.
As an ordinary Berlin couple they begin a quiet campaign of passive resistance
against the Nazi regime.
Organisers smuggled in ballot boxes before dawn and urged voters to use passive resistance
More than 3,000 police officers and soldiers were clearing the buildings of the Amona outpost against passive resistance
Wednesday, after spending four hours trying to persuade the residents still holding out there to leave their homes voluntarily.
The last chapter reports on strategies used by ordinary Belarusian people to cope with the repressive policies of the Soviet government, such as forms of active and passive resistance
, departure and migration, and secret observance of religion.
Packing a lot into its running time, the film uses animation, recreations and interviews with those there at the time to paint a compelling, if bleak, hymn to passive resistance
Inspired by Flower Power-a slogan used during the late 1960s as a symbol of passive resistance