The patience of Captain Bonneville was at length exhausted.
This effort exhausted the martial spirit, and satisfied the wounded pride of the Nez Perces, and they relapsed into their usual state of passive indifference.
But the trousseau was nearly exhausted
, and the stock of ready money was reduced to a single napoleon, and a little change.
Two or three days were exhausted
in obtaining information about the route, and what time it would take to get to the Sciatogas, a hospitable tribe on the west of the mountains, represented as having many horses.
The races of the future may repair hither, when Europe shall have become exhausted
in the effort to feed her inhabitants.
Men of letters, following in the painters' wake, conspired suddenly to find artistic value in the turns; and red-nosed comedians were lauded to the skies for their sense of character; fat female singers, who had bawled obscurely for twenty years, were discovered to possess inimitable drollery; there were those who found an aesthetic delight in performing dogs; while others exhausted
their vocabulary to extol the distinction of conjurers and trick-cyclists.
And then the dismal monotonous walk recommenced, until, exhausted
, he regained the chamber and his bed, his domicile by choice.
Austrian troops that had escaped capture at Ulm and had joined Kutuzov at Braunau now separated from the Russian army, and Kutuzov was left with only his own weak and exhausted
And there, aloof, yet persistently with her, moving wherever she moved, was the Will Ladislaw' who was a changed belief exhausted
of hope, a detected illusion--no, a living man towards whom there could not yet struggle any wail of regretful pity, from the midst of scorn and indignation and jealous offended pride.
And when, at last, he found it, he clasped it to him and sank back sobbing and exhausted
Aching eyes scanned the horizon day and night until the weak and weary watchers would sink exhausted
to the bottom of the boat, and there wrest in dream-disturbed slumber a moment's respite from the horrors of the waking reality.
At the end of a long and disastrous war, when both sides were exhausted
and bankrupt, the Bumbo of Jiam intervened in the interest of peace.
She came back and related that in passing the spot where the footprints had ended she had heard the voice of her son and had been eagerly calling to him, wandering about the place, as she had fancied the voice to be now in one direction, now in another, until she was exhausted
with fatigue and emotion.
If they continued to sing like their great predecessor of romantic themes, they were drawn as by a kind of magnetic attraction into the Homeric style and manner of treatment, and became mere echoes of the Homeric voice: in a word, Homer had so completely exhausted
the epic genre, that after him further efforts were doomed to be merely conventional.
I planted about two acres and a half of upland; and as it was only about fifteen years since the land was cleared, and I myself had got out two or three cords of stumps, I did not give it any manure; but in the course of the summer it appeared by the arrowheads which I turned up in hoeing, that an extinct nation had anciently dwelt here and planted corn and beans ere white men came to clear the land, and so, to some extent, had exhausted
the soil for this very crop.