Recall the august yet harmonious lineaments, the Grecian neck and bust; let the round and dazzling arm be visible, and the delicate hand; omit
neither diamond ring nor gold bracelet; portray faithfully the attire, aerial lace and glistening satin, graceful scarf and golden rose; call it 'Blanche, an accomplished lady of rank.
During the continuance of the panic there occurred an instance of feminine heroism that I cannot omit
It is a strange thing, that in sea voyages, where there is nothing to be seen, but sky and sea, men should make diaries; but in land-travel, wherein so much is to be observed, for the most part they omit
it; as if chance were fitter to be registered, than observation.
It will be necessary to enlarge a little more upon the nature of each of these states, which is not without some difficulty, for he who would enter into a philosophical inquiry into the principles of them, and not content himself with a superficial view of their outward conduct, must pass over and omit
nothing, but explain the true spirit of each of them.
He did not hesitate to omit
the proofs of these, and so far to make himself not only a precept, but an example in criticism.
and will you please add that I do not omit
to remember her in my prayers?