That much rain does not fall is very certain, for the houses are covered only with flat roofs made of hardened mud; and on the mole shiploads
of wheat were piled up, being thus left for weeks together without any shelter.
"You would be mad, then--mad as a March hare--to indulge in a passion for millions of shiploads
of soil, timber, snow, and ice."
A stream of returning knights, of wounded soldiers, and of unransomed French noblemen, had been for a quarter of a century continually pouring into England, every one of whom exerted an influence in the direction of greater domestic refinement, while shiploads
of French furniture from Calais, Rouen, and other plundered towns, had supplied our own artisans with models on which to shape their work.
Be rather the Mungo Park, the Lewis and Clark and Frobisher, of your own streams and oceans; explore your own higher latitudes -- with shiploads
of preserved meats to support you, if they be necessary; and pile the empty cans sky-high for a sign.
I had read sea-romances in my time, wherein figured, as a matter of course, the lone woman in the midst of a shipload
of men; but I learned, now, that I had never comprehended the deeper significance of such a situation--the thing the writers harped upon and exploited so thoroughly.
And it was after long searching that I found out the carpenter's chest, which was, indeed, a very useful prize to me, and much more valuable than a shipload
of gold would have been at that time.
'Despite the ban on rice importation through the land borders, these countries continue to smuggle the commodity into Nigeria in shiploads
. Despite the Nigerian Customs Service (NCS) impounding shiploads
of banned rice at various border areas, somehow, the commodity still find their way into local markets in Nigeria.
On the other hand, Elvira Obana, NFA-Bulacan manager, said that rice allocations to accredited rice retailers in Bulacan are now boosted by the arrival of two shiploads
of rice in Subic Bay that are ready to be unloaded.
A US energy official had on Friday stated that IOC and BPCL have committed to buy eight shiploads
of US oil by March 2018.
It has been reported that the respondent has been able to export a shipload
and will soon be exporting more shiploads
of high grade mineral ore shortly after he was granted extension of the OTP/MOEP,' Barbers said in his complaint.
This is a combined system of construction of sewer gravity sewage drains, sewers two shiploads
a total length of 2.5 km, as well as the construction of sewer connections of about 67 properties.
of LNG were imported during January- March quarter,"he added.