I suppose Catherine fulfilled
her project, for the next sentence took up another subject: she waxed lachrymose.
But now, when all purpose was gone, that habit of looking towards the money and grasping it with a sense of fulfilled
effort made a loam that was deep enough for the seeds of desire; and as Silas walked homeward across the fields in the twilight, he drew out the money and thought it was brighter in the gathering gloom.
Once before I heard him prophecy, and his words were fulfilled
as he talked on, with lighted face and chin in the air, how cruelly I realised how little I had fulfilled
He still wore the fine broadcloth suit in which he had fulfilled
his mission, but it was bitterly the worse for wear, daubed with clay and torn with the sharp briers of the wood.
The poor man fulfilled
his task with reluctance, but there was no escape, and every day saw a girl married and a wife dead.
Then the old woman went back to the King and said to him, 'Your Majesty's orders have been fulfilled
The promise Don Fernando gave you to urge your father to speak to mine, he has fulfilled
much more to his own satisfaction than to your advantage.
It has been remarked that the prophecy of a new generation of teachers who would rebuke and exhort the Athenian people in harsher and more violent terms was, as far as we know, never fulfilled
An alliance so contrary to their immediate interest would not therefore be easy to form, nor, if formed, would it be observed and fulfilled
with perfect good faith.
Without substantially accomplishing this part of their undertaking, they would have very imperfectly fulfilled
the object of their appointment, or the expectation of the public; yet that it could not be easily accomplished, will be denied by no one who is unwilling to betray his ignorance of the subject.
The conditions of the sentience had been here, he imagined, fulfilled
in the method of collocation of these stones--in the order of their arrangement, as well as in that of the many fungi which overspread them, and of the decayed trees which stood around-- above all, in the long undisturbed endurance of this arrangement, and in its reduplication in the still waters of the tarn.
I was certain that my anticipations would be fulfilled
Before the week was out Macfarlane's prophecy had been fulfilled
The doctor of the dead then laid his permit on the corner of the table, and having fulfilled
his duty, was conducted out by d'Avrigny.