For nothing can be more evident, to those who are able to take an enlarged
view of the subject, than the alternative of an adoption of the new Constitution or a dismemberment of the Union.
These pictures are so perfect in detail that, when photographed and enlarged
, objects no greater than a blade of grass may be distinctly recognized.
The sun's disc, enlarged
by the mist, seemed an enormous ring of gold, and Passepartout was amusing himself by calculating its value in pounds sterling, when he was diverted from this interesting study by a strange-looking personage who made his appearance on the platform.
The immediate pressure of necessity has brightened their intellects, enlarged
their powers, and hardened their hearts.
I once thought," continued Faria, "of removing these iron bars, and letting myself down from the window, which, as you see, is somewhat wider than yours, although I should have enlarged
it still more preparatory to my flight; however, I discovered that I should merely have dropped into a sort of inner court, and I therefore renounced the project altogether as too full of risk and danger.
115-137, which I can hardly doubt were added by the writer when the scheme of the work was enlarged
And this example proves it, for the kingdom of France would be unconquerable if the ordinance of Charles had been enlarged
Elfin thoughts must have exaggerated and enlarged
everything, he said.
Indeed, sir, I didn't think of it at all--I'd been used from the time I was sixteen to talk to the little children, and teach them, and sometimes I had had my heart enlarged
to speak in class, and was much drawn out in prayer with the sick.
These spots were sometimes, by the aid of united labor, enlarged
into what were called settlements, but more frequently were small and insulated; though so rapid were the changes, and so persevering the labors of those who had cast their fortunes on the success of the enterprise, that it was not difficult for the imagination of Elizabeth to conceive they were enlarging under her eye while she was gazing, in mute wonder, at the alterations that a few short years had made in the aspect of the country.
Where were to be lodged all the gentry of the neighborhood, who would gather in two or three hours after the news had enlarged
the circle of its report, like the increasing circumference produced by a stone thrown into a placid lake?
Now, however, we begin to mend, our party is enlarged
I have enlarged
them, both in Number, and Weight; So that they are indeed a New Worke.
The house was overrun with ivy, its chimney being enlarged
by the boughs of the parasite to the aspect of a ruined tower.
We have said that the light produced by the spark and the match did not last more than two seconds; but during these two seconds this is what it illumined: in the first place, the giant, enlarged
in the darkness; then, at ten paces off, a heap of bleeding bodies, crushed, mutilated, in the midst of which some still heaved in the last agony, lifting the mass as a last respiration inflating the sides of some old monster dying in the night.