It is hard for me to believe that I shall find
fair landscapes or sufficient wildness and freedom behind the eastern horizon.
You could lay to, with your head to the wind - that is the best you could do, and right hard work you'd find
You will find
a sheath more worth looking at than the knife itself, of course.
He was going to take the river road, and told us to find
out if Brace and Jubiter was to home and no strangers there, and then slip out about sundown and tell him.
I have often been utterly astonished, since I came to the north, to find
persons who could speak of the singing, among slaves, as evidence of their con- tentment and happiness.
Neither did I find
the emperor at all displeased; and I discovered, by a certain accident, that he was very glad of my resolution, and so were most of his ministers.
The author returns to the Indies, and finds
the patriarch of Aethiopia.
I shall take you home where my wife will look after you and care for you until we can find
Korak or Korak finds
He who obtains sovereignty by the assistance of the nobles maintains himself with more difficulty than he who comes to it by the aid of the people, because the former finds
himself with many around him who consider themselves his equals, and because of this he can neither rule nor manage them to his liking.
There is no school in all our land where the young ladies do not feel obliged to close their compositions with a sermon; and you will find
that the sermon of the most frivolous and the least religious girl in the school is always the longest and the most relentlessly pious.
Would you be so kind as to see if you can find
him for us?
I wished a round score of men--in case of natives, buccaneers, or the odious French--and I had the worry of the deuce itself to find
so much as half a dozen, till the most remarkable stroke of fortune brought me the very man that I required.
These words caused great consternation among all the ship's company, and only too soon we were to find
out that the captain spoke truly.
This inscription would enable anyone who was wise enough to interpret it to find
out how the Dragon could be destroyed.
Read more, your worship," said Sancho, "and you will find
something that will enlighten us.