As the young gipsy's little holiday came to an end, I turned with a sigh upon my way; and here, while still on the subject, may I remark on the curious fact
that probably Borrow has lived and died without a single gipsy having heard of him, just as the expertest anglers know nothing of Izaak Walton.
But it does not follow that the re-examination of a fact
once ascertained by a jury, will be permitted in the Supreme Court.
relating to this apparition (entered in various log-books) agreed in most respects as to the shape of the object or creature in question, the untiring rapidity of its movements, its surprising power of locomotion, and the peculiar life with which it seemed endowed.
Also, do not misunderstand the fact
that I have taken this room, my dearest.
It will, in fact
, give Life its proper basis and its proper environment.
It was, in fact
, the Honourable Eric Lindon, who had apparently fulfilled his task of escorting Lady Muriel home, and was now strolling leisurely up and down the road outside the house, enjoying; a solitary cigar.
enforced the contention that she had made a fatal mistake in not returning to Count Olenski.
Now, since Totski had, of late, been upon terms of great cordiality with Epanchin, which excellent relations were intensified by the fact
that they were, so to speak, partners in several financial enterprises, it so happened that the former now put in a friendly request to the general for counsel with regard to the important step he meditated.
It is seldom that anything is permanently gained by holding back a fact
So now the courtiers' pleasure was based as much on the fact
that the news had arrived on the Emperor's birthday as on the fact
of the victory itself.
At any rate I will permit myself the luxury of frankly saying that while I had a deep sense of the majesty and grandeur of Dante's design, many points of its execution bored me, and that I found the intermixture of small local fact
and neighborhood history in the fabric of his lofty creation no part of its noblest effect.
I recall the fact
of the narrative, but none of the facts
, no ready-made suit of clothes ever could fit his body.
But the thought is always prior to the fact
; all the facts
of history preexist in the mind as laws.
He therefore resolved immediately to acquaint him with the fact
which we have above slightly hinted to the readers.