Two days after this adventure, the emperor, having ordered that part of his army which quarters in and about his metropolis, to be in readiness, took a fancy of diverting
himself in a very singular manner.
When she exclaimed, "But Cecil's Emersons--they can't possibly be the same ones--there is that--" he did not consider that the exclamation was strange, but saw in it an opportunity of diverting
the conversation while she recovered her composure.
Taught by experience that proper dependence could not be placed on the success of requisitions, unable by its own authority to lay hold of fresh resources, and urged by considerations of national danger, would it not be driven to the expedient of diverting the funds already appropriated from their proper objects to the defense of the State?
It may perhaps be imagined that, from the scantiness of the resources of the country, the necessity of diverting the established funds in the case supposed would exist, though the national government should possess an unrestrained power of taxation.
But whether Swift at the time vexed the world with Gulliver or not, ever since he has succeeded in diverting
The Epic has here an advantage, and one that conduces to grandeur of effect, to diverting
the mind of the hearer, and relieving the story with varying episodes.
Sokoto State zonal office of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), has arrested the Chairman of Rice Farmers Association of Nigeria, Gunmi Local Government Area, Zamfara State chapter, Rijia Ibrahim, for allegedly diverting
bags of fertilizers and insecticide products worth N17,100,000.
Summary: Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], May 08 (ANI): A gang of robbers looted around 58 lakh rupees from a cash van by diverting
the attention of security guard and bank staff accompanying the vehicle.
Service Q1 to Newcastle is operating normal route to Swing Bridge, then diverting
via Quayside & Law Courts, left to City Road and Swan House then Pilgrim Street and Market Street to normal route.
'We will sustain the war on water cartels and those who are diverting
piped water for their own personal use.
'At the time of diverting
, 86 passengers and 15 crew members were onboard.
Engineered specifically for highspeed diverting
applications--such as e-commerce and parcel operations--the ProSort 100 family of sorters is offered with dual-sided diverts at a 30-degree angle, diverting
positively from left- or right-hand sides.