He was provided also with a cap, having around it more than one bell, about the size of those attached
to hawks, which jingled as he turned his head to one side or other; and as he seldom remained a minute in the same posture, the sound might be considered as incessant.
I knew," he said, "that my son was tenderly attached
to this lady, whom it was impossible he should ever marry.
Still continuing no less attached
to union than enamored of liberty, they observed the danger which immediately threatened the former and more remotely the latter; and being pursuaded that ample security for both could only be found in a national government more wisely framed, they as with one voice, convened the late convention at Philadelphia, to take that important subject under consideration.
By enlarging too much the number of electors, you render the representatives too little acquainted with all their local circumstances and lesser interests; as by reducing it too much, you render him unduly attached
to these, and too little fit to comprehend and pursue great and national objects.
To this cord several hooks are attached
by short lines, a few feet distant from each other, and baited with small fish.
She expresses a most eager desire of being acquainted with me, and makes very gracious mention of my children but I am not quite weak enough to suppose a woman who has behaved with inattention, if not with unkindness, to her own child, should be attached
to any of mine.
But I am sure she cannot mean to torment, for she is very much attached
to my brother.
She changed the conversation as though it were a matter to which she attached
a sort of cassock, were recognizable as attached
to some devout sisterhood.
Aramis led Porthos into the last but one compartment, and showed him, in a hollow of the rocky wall, a barrel of powder weighing from seventy to eighty pounds, to which he had just attached
I venture, therefore, to propose that a small bell be procured, and attached
by a ribbon round the neck of the Cat.
An officer formerly attached
to a king's household, whose
They went around to the rear of the building, where they saw a horse, attached
to a light wagon, hitched to a gatepost near the door of the dissecting-room.
I should not myself have attached
any importance to the circumstance, if it had not been recalled to my mind, some months later, by the reappearance of the man with the beard at one of the most tragic moments of this case.
By means of a secondary tackle I had attached
to the shears, I swung the boom to a nearly perpendicular position, then lowered the butt to the deck, where, to prevent slipping, I spiked great cleats around it.