In the far East
the head of every family is a high-priest in the calling of daily life.
We have got so far east
, now--a hundred and fifty-five degrees of longitude from San Francisco--that my watch can not "keep the hang" of the time any more.
These myriads of cows stretching under her eyes from the far east
to the far west outnumbered any she had ever seen at one glance before.
"It is a queer land with many traces of an ancient civilization, a civilization which I believe dates back farther than some in the far East
. On the sculptured stones in the Copan valley there are characters which seem to resemble very ancient writing, but this pictographic writing is largely untranslatable.
I remember, while war-corresponding in the Far East
, of being irresistibly attracted to a certain home.
Tarzan questioned the fellow closely, and by comparing his statements with those of the young warrior he had first talked with he learned that Rokoff and his safari were in terror-stricken retreat in the direction of the far East
His empire includes all of Asia, and the islands of the Pacific as far east
But for the most part medical students are industrious young men of the middle-class with a sufficient allowance to live in the respectable fashion they have been used to; many are the sons of doctors who have already something of the professional manner; their career is mapped out: as soon as they are qualified they propose to apply for a hospital appointment, after holding which (and perhaps a trip to the Far East
as a ship's doctor), they will join their father and spend the rest of their days in a country practice.
Remember my words, Devenham,--when our chronicler dips his pen into the ink and writes of our government, our foreign policy, at least, will be judged by our position in the far East
. Exactly what that will be depends upon Prince Maiyo.
For Lovell was a popular member of this very Bohemian gathering, and he was going to the Far East
, at a few hours' notice, to represent one of the greatest of English dailies.
They appreciated or sneered at the morning editorials, jumped from labor conditions in New Zealand to Henry James and Brander Matthews, passed on to the German designs in the Far East
and the economic aspect of the Yellow Peril, wrangled over the German elections and Bebel's last speech, and settled down to local politics, the latest plans and scandals in the union labor party administration, and the wires that were pulled to bring about the Coast Seamen's strike.
I chose it in the far east
of London, where there were fewest idle people to lounge and look about them in the streets.