denied for example, that any whale could so smite his stout sloop-of-war as to cause her to leak so much as a thimbleful.
For, though himself and boat's crew remained untainted, and though his ship was half a rifle-shot off, and an incorruptible sea and air rolling and flowing between; yet conscientiously adhering to the timid quarantine of the land, he peremptorily
refused to come into direct contact with the Pequod.
said the man, peremptorily
, turning to the girl; "you go right along, and curl yourself real smart
If I ven- tured to cautiously hint that there was not another respectable family in England that would humble itself to hold out the hat -- however, that is as far as I ever got; he always cut me short there, and peremptorily
When Emma afterwards heard that Jane Fairfax had been seen wandering about the meadows, at some distance from Highbury, on the afternoon of the very day on which she had, under the plea of being unequal to any exercise, so peremptorily
refused to go out with her in the carriage, she could have no doubtputting every thing together that Jane was resolved to receive no kindness from her.
insisted that she should get to bed; and, having scolded her heartily, threatened to send for the doctor.
His father stopped him at the first word, pointed peremptorily
southeastward (from Somersetshire to China); and said, without an instant's hesitation: "Go
, "we have had enough crying.
Thus it is peremptorily
his Majesty's orders that the whole French inhabitants of these Districts be removed; and I am, through his Majesty's goodness, directed to allow you liberty to carry off your money and household goods, as many as you can without discommoding the vessels you go in.
The men were well received at the fort; but all supplies for their camp were peremptorily
Then I reflected that I had myself peremptorily
dismissed my officers from duty, and by my own act had prevented the anchor watch being formally set and things properly attended to.
It would have been idle for me to have attempted resuming the interview so peremptorily
terminated by Marnoo, who was evidently little disposed to compromise his own safety by any rash endeavour to ensure mine.