He was a man not merely religious, but devout; a firm
believer--not as the phrase is now elusively construed by theological thimble-riggers in the Church and out of it, but in the old and ardent sense of the Evangelical school: one who could
They are opposed to the Countess's idea; but she is firm, and insists on a legal opinion.
They consisted mainly of an exchange of letters between Count Olenski's solicitors and a French legal firm to whom the Countess had applied for the settlement of her financial situation.
and Natasha's voice sounded still more firm
We are only the branch house of the firm of Van Brandt here," the clerk explained.
Repeating my inquiries at the head office on my arrival, I was referred to one of the partners in the firm.
The Sea, assuming the form of a woman, replied to him: "Blame not me, my good sir, but the winds, for I am by my own nature as calm and firm
even as this earth; but the winds suddenly falling on me create these waves, and lash me into fury.
With fortitude, please God," answered the Assistant Pocketer, his eyes to Heaven raising - "with fortitude and a firm
reliance on the laxity of the law.
Bianchon narrated the following: Another Study of Woman La Grande Breteche Bidault (known as Gigonnet) Gobseck The Vendetta Cesar Birotteau The Firm
of Nucingen A Daughter of Eve Bixiou, Jean-Jacques The Purse A Bachelor's Establishment Modeste Mignon Scenes from a Courtesan's Life The Firm
of Nucingen The Muse of the Department Cousin Betty The Member for Arcis Beatrix A Man of Business Gaudissart II.
I have met with the man for my purpose--an old college friend of mine, now partner in a firm
of ship-owners, largely concerned in emigration.
And best of all would I like to put every sorrowful one again on firm
land and firm
When young Bullock (of the firm
of Hulker, Bullock & Co.
And on Vronsky's face, always so firm
and independent, she saw that look that had struck her, of bewilderment and humble submissiveness, like the expression of an intelligent dog when it has done wrong.
I am, however, in good spirits: my men are bold and apparently firm
of purpose, nor do the floating sheets of ice that continually pass us, indicating the dangers of the region towards which we are advancing, appear to dismay them.
A gentle smile will greet all your pleadings that you be allowed to come in and save the firm