The enemy discovering our counter-mine, by the clay we threw out of the fort, desisted from that stratagem: And experience now fully convincing them that neither their power nor policy could effect their purpose, on the twentieth day of August
they raised the siege, and departed.
On the 1st August
he sold the buggy and bought the remains of an old sulky--said he just wanted to see those green Tennesseans stare and gawk when they saw him come a-ripping along in a sulky--didn't believe they'd ever heard of a sulky in their lives.
Here Captain Bonneville detached a second party of trappers, consisting of ten men, to seek and join those whom he had detached while on the route; appointing for them the same rendezvous, (at the Medicine Lodge,) on the 28th of August
But if Adam were the same again as in the old days, Arthur wished to be the same too, and to have Adam mixed up with his business and his future, as he had always desired before the accursed meeting in August
He regained Tripoli toward the close of August
, 1855, and arrived in London on the 6th of September, the only survivor of his party.
everyone constantly considered it a duty to assure Pierre that he was greatly afflicted by the death of the father he had hardly known), and her melancholy was just like the august
melancholy she showed at the mention of her most august
Majesty the Empress Marya Fedorovna.
Anne spent a fortnight of halcyon days at Echo Lodge in the golden prime of August
Thus, then, on the 20th of August
, 1672, as we have already stated in the beginning of this chapter, the whole town was crowding towards the Buytenhof, to witness the departure of Cornelius de Witt from prison, as he was going to exile; and to see what traces the torture of the rack had left on the noble frame of the man who knew his Horace so well.
As an earnest of our pleasure in publishing the poem, let me tell you that we have set it for the August
number, our July number being already made up.
In an August
orchard six children and a grown-up were sitting around the pulpit stone.
Miss Cornelia sailed down to the little house one drowsy afternoon, when the gulf was the faint, bleached blue of the August
seas, and the orange lilies at the gate of Anne's garden held up their imperial cups to be filled with the molten gold of August
About the 15th of August
the vapors ejected had sensibly diminished in intensity and thickness.
and mellow University, soaked with the richness of the western counties that it has served for a thousand years, appealed at once to the boy's taste: it was the kind of thing he could understand, and he understood it all the better because it was empty.
As the warm August
days passed, Pollyanna went very frequently to the great house on Pendleton Hill.
From that august
interview they come out stamped as honest women.