It reminded me of a time thirteen centuries away, when the "poor whites" of our South who were always despised and frequently insulted by the slave-lords around them, and who owed their base condition simply to the presence of slavery in their midst, were yet pusillanimously ready to side with the slave-lords in all political moves for the upholding and perpetuating
of slavery, and did also finally shoulder their muskets and pour out their lives in an effort to prevent the destruction of that very institution which degraded them.
Once again he touched him on the breast, as though his finger were the fine point of a small sword, with which, in delicate finesse, he ran him through the body, and said,"My friend, I will die, perpetuating
the system under which I have lived.
Foreign nations have long considered themselves as interested in the changes made by events in this constitution; and have, on various occasions, betrayed their policy of perpetuating
its anarchy and weakness.
Why should you not take the chance of perpetuating
your own name?
At last he reached the fast disappearing feast and with his sharp knife slashed off a more generous portion than he had hoped for, an entire hairy forearm, where it protruded from beneath the feet of the mighty Kerchak, who was so busily engaged in perpetuating
the royal prerogative of gluttony that he failed to note the act of LESE-MAJESTE.
Then, too," continued the Lotharian, "there is always the hope, which with us is little short of belief, that some day these materializations will merge into the real--that they will remain, some of them, after we have dissolved their fellows, and that thus we shall have discovered a means for perpetuating
our dying race.
the consequences of his ignorant and blind obstinacy.
When King Lud saw the prince his son, and found he had grown up such a fine young man, he perceived what a grand thing it would be to have him married without delay, so that his children might be the means of perpetuating
the glorious race of Lud, down to the very latest ages of the world.
The regimes that were essential to perpetuating
the Cold War had to convince their citizenries that the world was a dangerous place.
Nosek for "asserting their superior knowledge about what we (people with disabilities) need and what is good for us"; being "paternalistic"; and perpetuating
"disability stereotypes such as relegating people to sheltered workshops or proscribed career paths, or labeling people as unemployable solely on the basis of the severity of their disability.
Unfortunately, there are several areas where IMA believes the Committee is perpetuating
the status quo and an imbalance in the accounting profession toward the auditing community, which is resulting in massive shareholder erosion, loss of U.
The onslaught of federal funding for abstinence-only sex education is perpetuating
a troubling trend: the rise of a virginity-based model wherein many teens are having sexual contact but not using protection.