The crowded mirror of the Horican was gone; and, in its place, the green and angry waters lashed the shores, as if indignantly casting back its impurities to the polluted
even as in one who at last draws free air, after a long stifling with his own polluted
The uncontrollable and hopeless mass of decomposition so engendered, would have polluted
the air, even if poverty and deprivation had not loaded it with their intangible impurities; the two bad sources combined made it almost insupportable.
Or else it looked as if it had gradually decomposed into that nightmare condition, out of the overflowings of the polluted
Which when the Lord God heard, without delay To Judgement he proceeded on th' accus'd Serpent though brute, unable to transferre The Guilt on him who made him instrument Of mischief, and polluted
from the end Of his Creation; justly then accurst, As vitiated in Nature: more to know Concern'd not Man (since he no further knew) Nor alter'd his offence; yet God at last To Satan first in sin his doom apply'd, Though in mysterious terms, judg'd as then best: And on the Serpent thus his curse let fall.
At the place where the carriage stopped there stood an ancient temple, esteemed to be the largest in the whole kingdom; which, having been polluted
some years before by an unnatural murder, was, according to the zeal of those people, looked upon as profane, and therefore had been applied to common use, and all the ornaments and furniture carried away.
Thirsting with his exertions, the skipper directed his steps to a stream; but the savages, who had followed at a little distance, perceiving his object, rushed towards him and forced him away from its bank--his lips would have polluted
Let Death go to houses Where there are vile, adulterous things, chaste wives Who growing weary of their noble lords Draw back the curtains of their marriage beds, And in polluted
and dishonoured sheets Feed some unlawful lust.
But heresies have polluted
every church, and schisms are the fruit of disputation.
wretches would the next glance show them to each other, shuddering alike at what they disclosed and what they saw!
I will allow you to watch by it once more, but if this happens for the third time then the well is polluted
and you can no longer remain with me.
It is offensive to every sense; even the gross candle burns pale and sickly in the polluted