But if you want to shew
him any attention, my dear, ask him to come and dine with us some day.
She instantly wrote Sir John Middleton her acknowledgment of his kindness, and her acceptance of his proposal; and then hastened to shew
both letters to her daughters, that she might be secure of their approbation before her answer were sent.
This Desart soile Wants not her hidden lustre, Gemms and Gold; Nor want we skill or art, from whence to raise Magnificence; and what can Heav'n shew
But, as I shall soon shew
, this custom, though it has the advantage of safety, is not without its disadvantages.
Then I took my sword of bronze and slung it over my shoulders; I also took my bow, and told Eurylochus to come back with me and shew
me the way.
Wickham" by each of them; and in the mean time, she went after dinner to shew
her ring, and boast of being married, to Mrs.
Rushworth arrived, escorting his mother, who came to be civil and to shew
her civility especially, in urging the execution of the plan for visiting Sotherton, which had been started a fortnight before, and which, in consequence of her subsequent absence from home, had since lain dormant.
Those who express sentiments like these, shew
only that they distinguish the slave and the freeman, the noble and the ignoble from each other by their virtues and their [1255b] vices; for they think it reasonable, that as a man begets a man, and a beast a beast, so from a good man, a good man should be descended; and this is what nature desires to do, but frequently cannot accomplish it.
Therefore with manlier objects we must try His constancy--with such as have more shew
Of worth, of honour, glory, and popular praise (Rocks whereon greatest men have oftest wrecked); Or that which only seems to satisfy Lawful desires of nature, not beyond.
And Lewis, if so be I shew
you in my easy English as true conclusions as be shewn in Latin, grant me the more thank, and pray God save the King, who is lord of this English.
Faustus, we are come from hell in person to shew
The foibles and vices of men, in whom there is great mixture of good, become more glaring objects from the virtues which contrast them and shew
their deformity; and when we find such vices attended with their evil consequence to our favourite characters, we are not only taught to shun them for our own sake, but to hate them for the mischiefs they have already brought on those we love.