Your chummage ticket will be on twenty-seven
, in the third.'
The Tin Woodman was on foot, marching at the head of a company of twenty-seven
soldiers, of whom some were lean and some fat, some short and some tall; but all the twenty-seven
were dressed in handsome uniforms of various designs and colors, no two being alike in any respect.
And then, without rhyme or reason, all sceptical, my mind flew back to a small biographical note in the red-bound Who's Who, and I said to myself, "She was born in Cambridge, and she is twenty-seven
years old." And then I said, "Twenty-seven
years old and still free and fancy free?" But how did I know she was fancy free?
ALICE HINDMAN, a woman of twenty-seven
when George Willard was a mere boy, had lived in Wines- burg all her life.
The men in the Russian army were so worn out by this continuous marching at the rate of twenty-seven
miles a day that they could not go any faster.
To those who were not familiar with the motions of the moon, they demonstrated that she possesses two distinct motions, the first being that of rotation upon her axis, the second being that of revolution round the earth, accomplishing both together in an equal period of time, that is to say, in twenty-seven
and one-third days.
hundred an' seven pounds, the two of 'em.
At the age of twenty-seven
he came to the capital with his fame in front of him, and there Li Po the poet and Ts`en-Ts`an became his friends, and Ming Huang his patron.
The Carrion Caves consist of a series of twenty-seven
connecting chambers, and present the appearance of having been eroded by running water in some far-gone age when a mighty river found its way to the south through this single breach in the barrier of rock and ice that hems the country of the pole.
Thus we still have twenty-seven
minutes to remain on the earth."
The whole number of persons collected at Grand Pre finally amounted to four hundred and eighty-three men, and three hundred and thirty-seven women, heads of families; and their sons and daughters, to five hundred and twenty-seven
of the former, and five hundred and seventy-six of the latter; making in the whole one thousand nine hundred and twenty-three souls.
A woman, they say, should not marry until she is twenty-seven
or twenty-eight - a very excellent idea.