There are no olives in the Ebony Island, and those imported from here fetch a high price.
The gardener who took my passage is ill and cannot see you, but please come in and take these jars of olives and my bag, and I will follow as soon as I have taken leave of him.
We could recognize the Tower of Hippicus, the Mosque of Omar, the Damascus Gate, the Mount of Olives
, the Valley of Jehoshaphat, the Tower of David, and the Garden of Gethsemane--and dating from these landmarks could tell very nearly the localities of many others we were not able to distinguish.
But the best, in my opinion, was the home life in the little flat-- the ardent, voluble chats after the day's study; the cozy dinners and fresh, light breakfasts; the interchange of ambitions--ambitions interwoven each with the other's or else inconsiderable--the mutual help and inspiration; and--overlook my artlessness--stuffed olives
and cheese sandwiches at 11 p.
A shower of snow fell upon them, and, finding the Olive
full of foliage, it settled upon its branches and broke them down with its weight, at once despoiling it of its beauty and killing the tree.
I am bound to add that he is honorably associated with the famous French receipt for cooking an olive
At the head of this harbour there is a large olive
tree, and at no great distance a fine overarching cavern sacred to the nymphs who are called Naiads.
That's her brother, the sailor over there, talking to Olive
Moreton; their engagement was announced last week.
Certainly it cannot be olive
oil, nor macassar oil, nor castor oil, nor bear's oil, nor train oil, nor cod-liver oil.
hue of hurricane clouds presents an aspect peculiarly appalling.
In the adults, as I was to learn quite soon, this color deepens to an olive
green and is darker in the male than in the female.
There flourish the olive
, the fig, the date, the orange, the citron, the pomegranate, and other fruits belonging to the voluptuous climates of the south; with grapes in abundance, that yield a generous wine.