I began to anticipate the completion
of my daily thousand words by taking a drink when only five hundred words were written.
In this expedition we did not intend to follow the great road to Edinburgh, but to visit Windsor, Oxford, Matlock, and the Cumberland lakes, resolving to arrive at the completion of this tour about the end of July.
I looked towards its completion with a tremulous and eager hope, which I dared not trust myself to question but which was intermixed with obscure forebodings of evil that made my heart sicken in my bosom.
In the summer of 1882 Miss Davidson and I both went North and engaged in the work of raising funds for the completion of our new building.
As soon as our first building was near enough to completion so that we could occupy a portion of it--which was near the middle of the second year of the school--we opened a boarding department.
Suffice it that I am the completion
of your incomplete self.
of the Tellurionical Records closed what Lavalle himself was pleased to call the theoretical side of his labours--labours from which the youngest and least impressionable planeur might well have shrunk.
The demon which possessed him was exorcised at last, and with the completion
of the work, for which all his life had been a painful preparation, rest descended on his remote and tortured soul.
Moreover, the author cannot comprehend how fresh developments could be added to a work of this character after its completion
For the first time in months Lord Greystoke felt that he might indulge in a holiday, and so a great hunt was organized that the faithful laborers might feast in celebration of the completion
of their work.
I think, sir, that the operation is nearing its completion
," replied Lieutenant Bronsfield.
The chief event of the residence in Pittsfield was the completion and publication of 'Moby Dick; or, the Whale,' in 1851.
It must have been soon after the completion of 'Omoo' that Melville began to study the writings of Sir Thomas Browne.
I could see that Perry had lost no time after the completion
of the boats in setting out upon this cruise.
Tom and his father had several consultations and conducted several experiments in regard to the new stabilizer, the completion
of which was so earnestly desired.