In an equal degree does the increased variety of parties comprised
within the Union, increase this security.
Mademoiselle Cormon, a species of firm, as one might say, under whose name was comprised
an imposing coterie, was naturally the aim and object of two ambitious men as deep and wily as the Chevalier de Valois and du Bousquier.
The greater number, instead of leaves, shoot forth blades of capricious shapes, comprised
within a scale of colours pink, carmine, green, olive, fawn, and brown.
all that was required of the servant, from eight in the morning, exactly at which hour Phileas Fogg rose, till half-past eleven, when he left the house for the Reform Club--all the details of service, the tea and toast at twenty-three minutes past eight, the shaving-water at thirty-seven minutes past nine, and the toilet at twenty minutes before ten.
And to define the matter roughly, we may say that the proper magnitude is comprised
within such limits, that the sequence of events, according to the law of probability or necessity, will admit of a change from bad fortune to good, or from good fortune to bad.
You do not know what felicity from heaven, what joys from paradise, are comprised
in a moment like that.
She got up a lunch which comprised
a leg of mutton, tripe, sausages, a chicken fricassee, sweet cider, a fruit tart and some preserved prunes; then to all this the good woman added polite remarks about Madame, who appeared to be in better health, Mademoiselle, who had grown to be "superb," and Paul, who had become singularly sturdy; she spoke also of their deceased grandparents, whom the Liebards had known, for they had been in the service of the family for several generations.
She then read the first sentence aloud, which comprised
the information of their having just resolved to follow their brother to town directly, and of their meaning to dine in Grosvenor Street, where Mr.
His early refinement of character was not only not lost, it grew even greater than ever; but it was now applied to the little, instead of to the great things of life -- to the martial condition of the soldier -- comprised
under the head of a good lodging, a rich table, a congenial hostess.
That which was addressed to the people inhabiting the country now comprised
within the limits of King's County, was as follows:--
On the evening of the 26th they reached the plain west of the mountain, watered by the Malade, the Boisee, and other streams, which comprised
the contemplated trapping-ground.
This usually comprised
my in-door dress; whenever I walked out, I superadded to it an ample robe of the same material, which completely enveloped my person, and screened it from the rays of the sun.
The first (the larger suite) comprised
a salon and a smoking-room, with, adjoining the latter, the General's study.
It is his theory that all medicinal virtues are comprised
within those substances which we term vegetable poisons.
Once or twice indeed, since James's engagement had taught her what could be done, she had got so far as to indulge in a secret "perhaps," but in general the felicity of being with him for the present bounded her views: the present was now comprised
in another three weeks, and her happiness being certain for that period, the rest of her life was at such a distance as to excite but little interest.