The angles of a Square (and still more those of an equilateral Triangle), being much more pointed than those of a Pentagon, and the lines of inanimate objects (such as houses) being dimmer than the lines of Men and Women, it follows that there is no little danger lest the points of a square or triangular house residence might do serious injury to an inconsiderate or perhaps absent-minded traveller suddenly therefore, running against them: and as early as the eleventh
century of our era, triangular houses were universally forbidden by Law, the only exceptions being fortifications, powder-magazines, barracks, and other state buildings, which it is not desirable that the general public should approach without circumspection.
You are eleventh
, there are but ten chieftains in this community who rank you in prowess.
Because ten lions act similarly under similar conditions one cannot say that the eleventh
lion will do likewise--the chances are that he will not.
It was the eleventh
day before I ventured so far from my security.
Charles the Seventh,[*] the father of King Louis the Eleventh
,[+] having by good fortune and valour liberated France from the English, recognized the necessity of being armed with forces of his own, and he established in his kingdom ordinances concerning men-at-arms and infantry.
On the eleventh
the queen in going to mass at Notre Dame, as she always did on Saturdays, was followed by more than two hundred women demanding justice.
Nine days, therefore, will we mourn Hector in my house; on the tenth day we will bury him and there shall be a public feast in his honour; on the eleventh
we will build a mound over his ashes, and on the twelfth, if there be need, we will fight.
I would specially refer such as doubt the sustaining influence of ancestral faith upon character and will to the eleventh
and nineteenth chapters, in which are contained the opening and consummation of the Tellurionical Records extending over nine years.
The morning of the eleventh
day dawned, and there returned no Deesa, Moti Guj was loosed from his ropes for the daily stint.
Surely Comineus mought have made the same judgment also, if it had pleased him, of his second master, Lewis the Eleventh
, whose closeness was indeed his tormentor.
Go to the Red Sea; on the right shore stand many rods--count them, and when thou comest to the eleventh
, break it off, and smite the dragon with it; and so the lion will have the victory, and both of them will appear to you in their own forms.
Thrasybulus fell in his eleventh
month, and many other tyrannies have continued a very short time.