After her first burst of disappointment Joan began to take the mishap as she had taken Tess's original trouble, as she would have taken a wet holiday or failure in the potato-crop; as a thing which had come upon them irrespective of
desert or folly; a chance external impingement to be borne with; not a lesson.
But the loving one loveth irrespective of
reward and requital.
A pause succeeded, during which the honest and irrepressible baby made a series of leaps and crows at little Jane, who appeared to me to be the only member of the family (irrespective of
servants) with whom it had any decided acquaintance.
But anything, involving a collision of minds only, would be possible in our ideal world--for of course we must allow mental powers to all, irrespective of
Since then, when my views have been called for I have kept my real sentiments more to myself like, preferring to express unbounded admiration of this young person's actions, irrespective of
their actual merits.
I had gained considerably on the craft by night; and then, knowing that they must have sighted me and would show no lights after dark, I set my destination compass upon her--that wonderful little Martian mechanism which, once attuned to the object of destination, points away toward it, irrespective of
every change in its location.
Some were large, but one or two--and this is a wonderful instance of how nature carries out her handiwork by the same unvarying laws, utterly irrespective of
He was one of those men to whom a girl's left hand is simply a girl's left hand, irrespective of
whether it wears rings on its third finger or not.
Taxation may be the consequence of a mission; riots may be the consequence of a mission; wars may be the consequence of a mission: we go on with our work, irrespective of
every human consideration which moves the world outside us.
My denying myself the pleasure of the present agreeable conversation may not be wholly irrespective of
your own interests, Mr.
Celia thought with some dismalness of the time she should have to spend as bridesmaid at Lowick, while the curate had probably no pretty little children whom she could like, irrespective of
The conversation was becoming rather a farcical dissertation upon the relations that should obtain between states, irrespective of
size, when it was broken off by a cry from Tambi, who, with another lantern hanging overside at the end of his arm had made a discovery.