his pace for a moment, he leaned over and spoke.
As I trotted along, however, chewing the cud of - bitter fancies, I heard another horse at no great distance behind me; but I never conjectured who the rider might be, or troubled my head about him, till, on slackening
my pace to ascend a gentle acclivity, or rather, suffering my horse to slacken his pace into a lazy walk - for, rapt in my own reflections, I was letting it jog on as leisurely as it thought proper - I lost ground, and my fellow- traveller overtook me.
When we came to a hill, instead of slackening
her pace, she would throw her weight right into the collar, and pull away straight up.
At times, as the white figure circled round and round in the star-light, they heard him cheering for "the South." The slackening thump of his feet on the ground, the heavier and heavier gasps in which he drew his breath, as he passed the window, gave warning that his strength was failing him.
He was still going round and round, but very slowly: his pace was fast slackening to a walk.
"It is a beautiful path, my son," said the Old Politician, without either slackening
his pace or turning his head, "and it leadeth among pleasant scenes.
"However, the slackening
of surpluses could slow down, as it might be partly compensated by stronger exports," said Korsak.
New Delhi: Reserve Bank is likely to go for a 50 basis points rate cut next fiscal year and out of this 25 bps cut may be affected in the policy review meet next month amid slackening
economic recovery, says a report.
Such unpleasantries are now a thing of the past with the slackening
of the once-strict traffic laws.
of growth rates of the accumulated profits of the Armenian banks has been observed in 2012.
Taking a simplistic look at St Helens' 46-22 win over Bradford last Friday, you'd say it was a simple case of us having the game in the bag about an hour in, when we were 40-0 up, then slackening
off in the latter stages.
Although United boss Sir Alex Ferguson insisted there would be no slackening
off even though the title was won a fortnight ago, it was hard not to notice a slackening
in attitude from the hosts.