Trigg, Major Harland, and myself, speedily
collected one hundred and seventy-six men, well armed, and pursued the savages.
They were speedily
lost to view, but when she had almost overtaken them she heard, in the trees beyond, Minnie Smellie's voice lifted high in song, and the sound of a child's sobbing.
He was full of plans "for his gentleman's coming out strong, and like a gentleman," and urged me to begin speedily
upon the pocket-book, which he had left in my possession.
The Rainbow, in Marner's view, was a place of luxurious resort for rich and stout husbands, whose wives had superfluous stores of linen; it was the place where he was likely to find the powers and dignities of Raveloe, and where he could most speedily
make his loss public.
As a young man I was an evident failure, and so, having made the countersign, I was speedily
transformed to my old self; and I must say that it was a most comfortable feeling, something like getting back again into an old coat or an old pair of shoes.
Assemble thou Of all those Myriads which we lead the chief; Tell them that by command, ere yet dim Night Her shadowie Cloud withdraws, I am to haste, And all who under me thir Banners wave, Homeward with flying march where we possess The Quarters of the North, there to prepare Fit entertainment to receive our King The great MESSIAH, and his new commands, Who speedily
through all the Hierarchies Intends to pass triumphant, and give Laws.
If he struggles to take a different view of the same class of subjects, he speedily
discovers that what is obvious, graceful, and natural, has been exhausted; and, in order to obtain the indispensable charm of novelty, he is forced upon caricature, and, to avoid being trite, must become extravagant.
I had inherited considerable wealth from my parents, and being young and foolish I at first squandered it recklessly upon every kind of pleasure, but presently, finding that riches speedily
take to themselves wings if managed as badly as I was managing mine, and remembering also that to be old and poor is misery indeed, I began to bethink me of how I could make the best of what still remained to me.
Fondly do we hope--fervently do we pray--that this mighty scourge of war may speedily
Nay," he replied, "but I shall speedily
feel better if you will fetch me that same beggar and let me have a fair chance at him.
Suppose, for instance, the city of Albany was to be appointed the sole place of election for the county and district of which it is a part, would not the inhabitants of that city speedily
become the only electors of the members both of the Senate and Assembly for that county and district?
Distrust naturally creates distrust, and by nothing is good-will and kind conduct more speedily
changed than by invidious jealousies and uncandid imputations, whether expressed or implied.
Nothing was visible, nor could be visible, to us, except Straight Lines; and the necessity of this I will speedily
Two first-class tickets for Paris having been speedily
The descent was effected by means of metallic bars projecting from the sides of the well, and these being adapted to the needs of a creature much smaller and lighter than myself, I was speedily
cramped and fatigued by the descent.