In the first voyage, that to the Lilliputians, the tone is one mainly of humorous irony; but in such passages as the hideous description of the Struldbrugs in the third voyage the cynical contempt is unspeakably painful, and from the distorted libel on mankind in the Yahoos
of the fourth voyage a reader recoils in indignant disgust.
I could frequently distinguish the word YAHOO
, which was repeated by each of them several times: and although it was impossible for me to conjecture what it meant, yet while the two horses were busy in conversation, I endeavoured to practise this word upon my tongue; and as soon as they were silent, I boldly pronounced YAHOO
in a loud voice, imitating at the same time, as near as I could, the neighing of a horse; at which they were both visibly surprised; and the gray repeated the same word twice, as if he meant to teach me the right accent; wherein I spoke after him as well as I could, and found myself perceivably to improve every time, though very far from any degree of perfection.
Healthy cheerfulness and good spirits forming a part of the banquet, I could soak my crusts in the fountain with Le Sage's strolling player, and revel in their glad enjoyment: but sitting down with so many fellow-animals to ward off thirst and hunger as a business; to empty, each creature, his Yahoo
's trough as quickly as he can, and then slink sullenly away; to have these social sacraments stripped of everything but the mere greedy satisfaction of the natural cravings; goes so against the grain with me, that I seriously believe the recollection of these funeral feasts will be a waking nightmare to me all my life.
!" I shouted, when I thought it was meet to arouse Maud; but this time I shouted in merriment as I danced about the beach, bareheaded, in mock despair.
"These features have helped make reading, organizing and sending emails easier than ever, and our users have thanked us by making Yahoo
Mail one of the top-rated email apps for iOS and Android," the company said (https://yahoo.tumblr.com/post/159758023654/access-the-yahoo-mail-app-now-with-any-email) in a blog post.
For tax reasons, Yahoo
may separate itself from the holding in a move known as a reverse spin.
Verizon had also reported declining revenue and plunging subscriber growth during its (https://www.wsj.com/articles/verizon-revenue-falls-below-views-1476966420?mg=id-wsj) quarter three earnings report in October 2016 which may have impacted its interest in reworking the Yahoo
's most (https://investor.yahoo.net/results.cfm) recent earnings report showed the company swung to profit in the final three months of 2016, after a massive $4.4 billion loss in the same period of 2015.
As part of the settlement, apparently brokered by interim Yahoo
CEO Ross Levinsohn and Facebook Chief Operating Officer Sheryl Sandberg, the companies plan to bring Yahoo
's large event coverage to Facebook users by "collaborating on social integrations on the Yahoo
site," their statement said.