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Prince Andrew's joyous feeling was considerably weakened as he approached the door of the minister's room.
You are to be congratulated," I remarked, considerably surprised at his enthusiasm.
Good-bye," I answered, and strolled on to my hotel, considerably interested in my new acquaintance.
Matilda was still wild and reckless, but she had got a fashionable governess, and was considerably improved in her manners, and soon to be introduced to the world; and John and Charles (now at home for the holidays) were, by all accounts, 'fine, bold, unruly, mischievous boys.
These cries were considerably increased by the death of Mrs Partridge, which, though owing to the distemper above mentioned, which is no consequence of poverty or distress, many were not ashamed to impute to Mr Allworthy's severity, or, as they now termed it, cruelty.
Looked at close, it alters very considerably for the worse, and becomes, to speak the plain truth -- a Poser.
matter there was once a considerably dissent among the learned, some
He was considerably heavier, but he was well-mannered, and wore a green uniform, which he had by right of birth; he said, moreover, that he belonged to a very ancient Egyptian family, and that in the house where he then was, he was thought much of.
Seedlings from the same fruit, and the young of the same litter, sometimes differ considerably from each other, though both the young and the parents, as Muller has remarked, have apparently been exposed to exactly the same conditions of life; and this shows how unimportant the direct effects of the conditions of life are in comparison with the laws of reproduction, and of growth, and of inheritance; for had the action of the conditions been direct, if any of the young had varied, all would probably have varied in the same manner.
In regard to ducks and rabbits, the breeds of which differ considerably from each other in structure, I do not doubt that they all have descended from the common wild duck and rabbit.
Many treatises in different languages have been published on pigeons, and some of them are very important, as being of considerably antiquity.
These intimacies quickly became horrible to him, and within the hour began to try to get up courage enough to tell her so, and require that they be discontinued or very considerably modified.
It was more than any one present had ever seen at one time before, though several persons were there who were worth considerably more than that in property.
I should say the position of woman here was considerably higher, though by no means coming up to the American standard.
ASTORE -- The cases of seasonal infections including cough, flu and throat were considerably reduced after recent torrential rains and snowfall in upper areas of the district.