The serene Teuton found the supper table and was happy, eating steadily through the bill of fare, and dismayed the garcons by the ravages
An opening was left in the shell, by which it was protected from the soil, for the spirit to communicate with its earthly tenement, when necessary; and the whole was concealed from the instinct, and protected from the ravages
of the beasts of prey, with an ingenuity peculiar to the natives.
I never saw such ravages
as the children have made here.
He who is the religious advocate of marriage robs whole millions of its sacred influence, and leaves them to the ravages
of wholesale pollution.
I committed on my favourite authors in the course of my interpretation of them, I am not in a condition to say, and should be very unwilling to know; but I had a profound faith in them, and I had, to the best of my belief, a simple, earnest manner of narrating what I did narrate; and these qualities went a long way.
You must guard the tree for nine days and nine nights from the ravages
of two wild black wolves, who will try to harm it.
Among these nations the Galles, who first alarmed the world in 1542, have remarkably distinguished themselves by the ravages
they have committed, and the terror they have raised in this part of Africa.
You see," said the tall old man, as they entered, "the ravages
committed by that dear creature, to whom I devote myself.
Tramps slouched into the recess and struck matches on the panels; children kept shop upon the steps; the schoolboy had tried his knife on the mouldings; and for close on a generation, no one had appeared to drive away these random visitors or to repair their ravages
The windows were curtainless, and the yellow moonlight, flooding in through the diamond panes, enabled one to see even colours, whilst it softened the wealth of dust which lay over all and disguised in some measure the ravages
of time and moth.
It passed gradually from the rich, to whom it was at first exclusively reserved, to the lower classes, and then its ravages
could not be arrested.
My parents are putting great pressure upon me, and my son chafes at the ravages
the suitors are making upon his estate, for he is now old enough to understand all about it and is perfectly able to look after his own affairs, for heaven has blessed him with an excellent disposition.