No little Gradgrind had ever associated a cow in a field with that famous cow with the crumpled horn who tossed the dog who worried the cat who killed the rat who ate the malt, or with that yet more famous cow who swallowed Tom Thumb: it had never heard of those celebrities, and had only been introduced to a cow as a graminivorous ruminating
quadruped with several stomachs.
for some minutes with his chin sunk on his breast, he raised his head and said, with a deep sigh, that if flash Toby Crackit reported aright, he feared the game was up.
Why that should have happened to her which had not happened to other women remained an insoluble question by which she expressed her perpetual ruminating
comparison of the past with the present.
Think about whether you are ruminating
to avoid addressing another issue
I find myself ruminating
on which incumbent, him or Bill Clinton, did more damage to Presidential prestige.
Balch (1971) also reported that eating, ruminating
and total chewing time of the straw was longer than other hay, silage and concentrate.
on her experience led illustrator Colleen Clark to think about relationships of women with their breasts as a whole, especially during adolescence.
This time Jo Whitby (aka LMMC) is ruminating
over the injustices inherent in having your birthday on Christmas Day.
Individuals who suffer from intrusions could be made aware of the possible detrimental effects of ruminating
about the intrusions.
I WAS ruminating
on educational standards whilst in a traffic jam last week, when I discovered the cause of the jam was schools disgorging pupils at 3pm.
Two sets of people ruminating
about and celebrating an illustrious past while facing an uncertain future?
A number of real estate professionals apparently spent time during the recession ruminating
about new business models, and now that the market is picking up, many of these new ventures -- most of them based on new technologies -- are launching.
Schmitt (director, Program on Advanced Strategic Studies, American Enterprise Institute) presents seven essays ruminating
on the rise of China and how the United States should respond, written by himself and others on the neoconservative side of the political spectrum (at least four were signatories of the Project for the New American Century's Statement of Principles).
I'VE been ruminating
on Tony Blair's promise that Gordon Brown would be a "great clunking fist" which would KO flashy loungelizard David Cameron.
on the maxim 'it is better to offer no excuse than a bad one' should visit the 'stewards room' at thehra.