in our fields, because the seeds are in great excess compared with the number of birds which feed on them; nor can the birds, though having a superabundance of food at this one season, increase in number proportionally to the supply of seed, as their numbers are checked during winter: but any one who has tried, knows how troublesome it is to get seed from a few wheat or other such plants in a garden; I have in this case lost every single
When Lady Durgan, widow of the late Sir John Durgan, arrived in their station, and after a short time had been proposed to by every single
man at mess, she put the public sentiment very neatly when she explained that they were all so nice that unless she could marry them all, including the colonel and some majors already married, she was not going to content herself with one hussar.
In the eyes of every single
person she detected a flame; as if a spark in the brain ignited spontaneously at contact with the things they met and drove them on.
And whenever any one informs us that he has found a man knows all the arts, and all things else that anybody knows, and every single
thing with a higher degree of accuracy than any other man-- whoever tells us this, I think that we can only imagine to be a simple creature who is likely to have been deceived by some wizard or actor whom he met, and whom he thought all-knowing, because he himself was unable to analyse the nature of knowledge and ignorance and imitation.
The landlord and landlady of the house led the worthy Major into the Sedleys' room (whereof he remembered every single
article of furniture, from the old brass ornamented piano, once a natty little instrument, Stothard maker, to the screens and the alabaster miniature tombstone, in the midst of which ticked Mr.
This emphatic He was the supreme authority, the Marine Superintendent, the Harbour-Master --a very great person in the eyes of every single
quill-driver in the room.
As I did so I heard a handle turn overhead, and thanked my gods that I had shut every single
door behind me.
I could see he grudged prospectively every single
shilling which must be spent so absurd ly.
Were I to say "This little fancy business is not mine";' with a lithe sweep of his easily-turning hand around him, to comprehend the various objects on the shelves; '"it is the little business of a Christian young gentleman who places me, his servant, in trust and charge here, and to whom I am accountable for every single
bead," they would laugh.
I cannot indeed name every single
one of the exploits of Ulysses, but I can say what he did when he was before Troy, and you Achaeans were in all sorts of difficulties.
As for the common soldiers, they were so that I could not name every single
one of them though I had ten tongues, and though my voice failed not and my heart were of bronze within me, unless you, O Olympian Muses, daughters of aegis-bearing Jove, were to recount them to me.
This intense desire of secrecy; of secrecy dark, destroying, profound, discreet like a grave, possessed him with the strength of a hallucination--seemed to spread itself to inanimate objects that had been the daily companions of his life, affected with a taint of enmity every single
thing within the faithful walls that would stand forever between the shamelessness of facts and the indignation of mankind.
Their wives never came to the island until late in May or early in June, for they did not care to be torn to pieces; and the young two-, three-, and four-year-old seals who had not begun housekeeping went inland about half a mile through the ranks of the fighters and played about on the sand dunes in droves and legions, and rubbed off every single
green thing that grew.
I've told you that every single
time sence we've sailed together.
As many as sixty thousand people arrive here every single
day, that want to run straight to Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, and hug them and weep on them.