On the 22d of June he sold his dog--said 'Dern a dog, anyway, where you're just starting off on a rattling bully pleasure tramp through the summer woods and hills--perfect nuisance--chases the squirrels, barks at everything, goes a-capering and splattering around in the fords-- man can't get any chance to reflect and enjoy nature-- and I'd a blamed sight ruther carry the claim
myself, it's a mighty sight safer; a dog's mighty uncertain in a financial way- -always noticed it--well, GOOD-by, boys--last call--I'm off for Tennessee with a good leg and a gay heart, early in the morning.
You have heard us grant that claim
, and welcome it.
He is as well acquainted with his own claims
, as you can be with Harriet's.
Bell discovered a new art--that of transmitting speech by electricity, and his claim
is not as broad as his invention.
of justice, both on one side and on the other, will be in force, and must be fulfilled; the rights of humanity must in all cases be duly and mutually respected; whilst considerations of a common interest, and, above all, the remembrance of the endearing scenes which are past, and the anticipation of a speedy triumph over the obstacles to reunion, will, it is hoped, not urge in vain MODERATION on one side, and PRUDENCE on the other.
Associated with such immemorial standbys as the Selfridge Merrys, who were asked everywhere because they always had been, the Beauforts, on whom there was a claim
of relationship, and Mr.
There is also a doubt concerning the pretensions of all those who claim
the honours of government: for those who found them either on fortune or family have nothing which they can justly say in their defence; since it is evident upon their principle, that if any one person can be found richer than all the rest, the right of governing all these will be justly vested in this one person.
By discarding a claim
to knowledge of the ultimate purpose, we shall clearly perceive that just as one cannot imagine a blossom or seed for any single plant better suited to it than those it produces, so it is impossible to imagine any two people more completely adapted down to the smallest detail for the purpose they had to fulfill, than Napoleon and Alexander with all their antecedents.
Will had given a disinterested attention to an intended settlement on a new plan in the Far West, and the need for funds in order to carry out a good design had set him on debating with himself whether it would not be a laudable use to make of his claim
on Bulstrode, to urge the application of that money which had been offered to himself as a means of carrying out a scheme likely to be largely beneficial.
She inclined her head in assent to the claim
of the Gatholian.
He could still stake another claim
in his own name, the others being merely transfers.
John of Gaunt made up his mind to resist this claim
, and John Wyclif, who had already begun to preach against the power of the Pope, helped him.
I cannot, and will not, permit Mercy Merrick to claim
the merit of restoring me to my proper place in this house.
One solitary town, Tampa Town, was able to put in a claim
in favor of its situation.
My question is only whether the just man, while refusing to have more than another just man, would wish and claim
to have more than the unjust?