In this situation I was constantly exposed
to danger, and death.
There was I, then, mounted aloft; I, who had said I could not bear the shame of standing on my natural feet in the middle of the room, was now exposed
to general view on a pedestal of infamy.
uf on the one flank, and the ponderous strength of Athelstane on the other, bearing down and dispersing those immediately exposed
It happens that some States, from local situation, are more directly exposed
Our disappointment, however, in not finding the various fruits with which we had intended to regale ourselves during our stay in these wilds, was a good deal lessened by the consideration that from this very circumstance we should be much less exposed
to a casual meeting with the savage tribes about us, who we knew always dwelt beneath the shadows of those trees which supplied them with food.
Altho' I cannot agree with you in supposing that I shall never again be exposed
to Misfortunes as unmerited as those I have already experienced, yet to avoid the imputation of Obstinacy or ill-nature, I will gratify the curiosity of your daughter; and may the fortitude with which I have suffered the many afflictions of my past Life, prove to her a useful lesson for the support of those which may befall her in her own.
This river, flowing from high and cold latitudes, and through wide and open plains, exposed
to chilling blasts, freezes early.
But the traveller, travelling through it, May not - dare not openly view it; Never its mysteries are exposed
To the weak human eye unclosed; So wills its King, who hath forbid The uplifting of the fringed lid; And thus the sad Soul that here passes Beholds it but through darkened glasses.
First, as in their own defence, as being exposed
to scorn; but in process of time, by a general habit.
There are also some liberal arts which are not improper for freemen to apply to in a certain degree; but to endeavour to acquire a perfect skill in them is exposed
to the faults I have just mentioned; for there is a great deal of difference in the reason for which any one does or learns anything: for it is not illiberal to engage in it for one's self, one's friend, or in the cause of virtue; while, at the same time, to do it for the sake of another may seem to be acting the part of a servant and a slave.
In one place, five hundred feet above the sea, the perpendicular bank on the upper side of the road was ten or fifteen feet high, and the cut exposed
three veins of oyster shells, just as we have seen quartz veins exposed
in the cutting of a road in Nevada or Montana.
said Agnes to Gauchère, gazing at the little creature exposed
, which was screaming and writhing on the wooden bed, terrified by so many glances.
Presently he saw them uncover a dirty, yellow object, and he witnessed the joy of Werper and of Abdul Mourak as the grimy object was exposed
I am sorry that I exposed
you at The Fields of Jetan.
The Binu man traced out the mechanics of the trap, and exposed
the hidden fibre in the tangled undergrowth that at contact with Koogoo's foot had released the taut bow.