Newman had a great contempt for immorality, and that evening, for a good half hour, as he sat watching the star-sheen on the warm Adriatic
, he felt rebuked and depressed.
I had an arbor arranged and a low table and an armchair put into it; and I carried out books and portfolios (I had always some business of writing in hand), and worked and waited and mused and hoped, while the golden hours elapsed and the plants drank in the light and the inscrutable old palace turned pale and then, as the day waned, began to flush in it and my papers rustled in the wandering breeze of the Adriatic
but hurry straight to the ancient city of the sea, the widowed bride of the Adriatic
If I hoped to serve my country there and sweep the Confederate cruisers from the Adriatic
, I am afraid my prime intent was to add to her literature and to my own credit.
Like the refugees and renegades who slunk away in the salt marshes of the Adriatic
and builded the palaces of powerful Venice on her deep-sunk piles, so these wretched hunted blacks builded power until they became masters of the mainland, controlling traffic and trade- routes, compelling the bushmen for ever after to remain in the bush and never to dare attempt the salt-water.
Waking, on reaching the landing-place, he crossed the Lido, and enjoyed a morning's swim in the Adriatic
In the ninth and tenth centuries they mercilessly ravaged all the coasts not only of the West but of all Europe from the Rhine to the Adriatic
It was quite a walk, by mysterious staircases and corridors, from Mrs General's apartment, --hoodwinked by a narrow side street with a low gloomy bridge in it, and dungeon-like opposite tenements, their walls besmeared with a thousand downward stains and streaks, as if every crazy aperture in them had been weeping tears of rust into the Adriatic
for centuries--to Mr Dorrit's apartment: with a whole English house- front of window, a prospect of beautiful church-domes rising into the blue sky sheer out of the water which reflected them, and a hushed murmur of the Grand Canal laving the doorways below, where his gondolas and gondoliers attended his pleasure, drowsily swinging in a little forest of piles.
Contract notice for Technical assistance services and development of a pilot system for the dissemination of information and dynamic land in greece and the adriatic
-ionian within the project ea sea way europe adriatic
sea way[beaucoup plus grand que], funded by the program adriatic
ipa crossborder cooperation 2007-2013.
We boarded the elegant Adriatic
Pearl in Dubrovnik (Croatia) a deluxe boat, capacity 36 people, with an itinerary that set my pulse racing.
Pearl cruises |past a verdant backdrop
The Board of Adriatic
Oil Plc would like to give the following update on the Company's activities.