I have given a judgment for the residuary legatee under the will," said the Court, "put the costs upon the contestants, decided all questions relating to fees and other charges; and, in short, the estate in litigation has been settled, with all controversies, disputes, misunderstandings, and differences of opinion thereunto
but the society of many families, which was first instituted for their lasting, mutual advantage, is called a village, and a village is most naturally composed of the descendants of one family, whom some persons call homogalaktes, the children and the children's children thereof: for which reason cities were originally governed by kings, as the barbarian states now are, which are composed of those who had before submitted to kingly government; for every family is governed by the elder, as are the branches thereof, on account of their relationship thereunto
, which is what Homer says, "Each one ruled his wife and child;" and in this scattered manner they formerly lived.
Under a beneficent law of the State relating to property which has been for a certain period abandoned by an owner whose residence cannot be ascertained, the sheriff was legal custodian of the Manton farm and appurtenances thereunto
The fee to-day is thirteen pence; and I will add thereunto
some suits of clothing for that ragged back of yours.
Also appertaining thereunto
was a card bearing the name "Mr.
Bumble, he imparted additional effect thereunto
, by bewailing his dreadful wounds ten times louder than before; and when he observed a gentleman in a white waistcoat crossing the yard, he was more tragic in his lamentations than ever: rightly conceiving it highly expedient to attract the notice, and rouse the indignation, of the gentleman aforesaid.
Little Bethel might have been nearer, and might have been in a straighter road, though in that case the reverend gentleman who presided over its congregation would have lost his favourite allusion to the crooked ways by which it was approached, and which enabled him to liken it to Paradise itself, in contradistinction to the parish church and the broad thoroughfare leading thereunto
Pickwick, with his hands in his pockets and his hat cocked completely over his left eye, was leaning against the dresser, shaking his head from side to side, and producing a constant succession of the blandest and most benevolent smiles without being moved thereunto
by any discernible cause or pretence whatsoever; old Mr.
Because children were often kidnapped to labor in the American colonies, those under 14 years old "of the English nation, or the dominions [including Ireland] thereunto
belonging" could not be landed in Barbados unless a legal document of consent or written authorization from the parent or guardian of the child could be produced.
the full and entire propriety of the town and castle of Gibraltar, together with the port, fortifications, and forts thereunto
belonging [not, as many Spaniards have pointed out, the actual land or territorial waters specifically].
The Petition Exhibited to His Majestie by the Lordes Spirituall and Temporall and Commons in this present Parliament assembled concerning divers Rightes and Liberties of the Subjectes: with the Kinges Majesties Royall Aunswere thereunto
in full Parliament 1628, 3 Car.
Before falling asleep, he was reading in Purchas his Pilgrimage: "Here the Khan Kubla commanded a palace to be built, and a stately garden thereunto
and thus ten miles of fertile ground were inclosed with a wall.