Her finale and ultimatum of contempt consisted in a very emphatic pronunciation of the word "shiftless;" and by this she characterized all modes of procedure which had not a direct and inevitable relation to accomplishment of some purpose then definitely
had in mind.
From this it is plain that, if a man definitely
apprehends a relative thing, he will also definitely
apprehend that to which it is relative.
It stirs my world of the past like a summons to resurrection; the graves unclose, the dead are raised; thoughts, feelings, memories that slept, are seen by me ascending from the clods--haloed most of them--but while I gaze on their vapoury forms, and strive to ascertain definitely
their outline, the sound which wakened them dies, and they sink, each and all, like a light wreath of mist, absorbed in the mould, recalled to urns, resealed in monuments.
Then I have obeyed, or nearly so, since, without having definitely
sold it, I have touched the money.
But tell me definitely
, how did the Baron finally persuade you to - well, to do what you did?
It should be added, without delay, to anticipate misconception, that her little scheme of independence did not definitely
involve the assistance of another person, of the opposite sex; she was not saving up virtue to cover the expenses of a flirtation.
In the place of their fugitive and warring dreams we have, definitely
, Lavalle's Law of the Cyclone which he surprised in darkness and cold at the foot of the overarching throne of the Aurora Borealis.
As he didn't offer to move after I had done speaking I became quite unaffectedly sorry and advised him very gently to dismiss me from his mind definitely
It would be a clever thing, too, in the way of poetical justice, to keep him there until his "Amatory Poems" get out of print, or are laid definitely
upon the shelf through lack of readers.
Miss Tita, without definitely
answering this speech, looked away from me, out of the window, as if she were going to cry; and I remarked that once we had Miss Bordereau's approval we could easily come to an understanding.
Vogelstein by this time had finished his little American story and now definitely
judged that Pandora Day was not at all like the heroine.
This was the case more specifically with a phenomenon at last quite frequent for him in the upper rooms, the recognition - absolutely unmistakeable, and by a turn dating from a particular hour, his resumption of his campaign after a diplomatic drop, a calculated absence of three nights - of his being definitely
followed, tracked at a distance carefully taken and to the express end that he should the less confidently, less arrogantly, appear to himself merely to pursue.
She did not comprehend that Martin definitely
did not want it changed.
There are many allusions to the subject in memoirs and other unimportant works, but I only know of one where the subject is spoken of definitely
Simon, who has shown himself for over twenty years proof against the little god's arrows, has now definitely
announced his approaching marriage with Miss Hatty Doran, the fascinating daughter of a California millionaire.