Then, when he had eaten both the sparrow and her young, the god who had sent him made him become a sign; for the son of scheming
Saturn turned him into stone, and we stood there wondering at that which had come to pass.
I say that we should be scheming
how to get out of it.
Napoleon in military uniform--a long-bodied, short-legged man, fiercely moustached, old, wrinkled, with eyes half closed, and such a deep, crafty, scheming
expression about them
First, as the result of heaven knows what scheming
, by dint of humble prayers and veiled threats, the parents of the young Englishman to whom Fraulein Thekla was engaged had invited her to visit them in England, and she had set off with an album of water colours to show how accomplished she was and a bundle of letters to prove how deeply the young man had compromised himself.
Well, this injury, as he would consider it, has rankled in his wicked, scheming
brain, and all his life he has longed for vengeance, but never seen his chance.
That's all right, of course," said Bert, a little short of breath, but otherwise resolute and calm; and it seemed to him that now was the time to bring his nocturnal scheming
to the issue.