We were busily employed in building this fort, until the fourteenth day of June following, without any farther opposition from the Indians; and having finished the works, I returned to my family, on Clench.
I now began to meditate an escape, and carefully avoided their suspicions, continuing with them at Old Chelicothe until the first day of June following, and then was taken by them to the salt springs on Sciotha, and kept there, making salt, ten days.
They departed again on the 26th of May, and reentered Kazeh on the 20th of June
On the evening of the twenty-fourth of June
, Count Zhilinski arranged a supper for his French friends.
Well, Rachel," he concluded, dismissing the vision of London, "we shall be doing that together in six weeks' time, and it'll be the middle of June
in London--my God
night was short; but it seemed an eternity to those who waited and watched.
My other half being indulgent, and with some faint thought perhaps that it might be as well to look after the place, consented to live in it at any rate for a time; whereupon followed six specially blissful weeks from the end of April into June, during which I was here alone, supposed to be superintending the painting and papering, but as a matter of fact only going into the house when the workmen had gone out of it.
On the first of this month he came as usual, and with determination written on every feature told me he intended to go in June, and that nothing should alter his decision.
In the month of June last, do you remember a parcel arriving for Mr.
An assistant from Parkson's, Theatrical Costumiers, testified that on June 29th, they had supplied a black beard to Mr.
It was a change, indeed, common enough to the weather in this climate, from sunshine to clouds, from June
It happened that the famous Commission of the 2nd of June
had set on foot an inquiry into the irrigation of lands in the Zaraisky province, which fell under Alexey Alexandrovitch's department, and was a glaring example of fruitless expenditure and paper reforms.
The next date worthy of notice is Sunday the fourth of June
I continued this work every day to the 15th of June
, except the time necessary to get food, which I always appointed, during this part of my employment, to be when the tide was up, that I might be ready when it was ebbed out; and by this time I had got timber and plank and ironwork enough to have built a good boat, if I had known how; and also I got, at several times and in several pieces, near one hundredweight of the sheet lead.
On Friday the Ninth of June
in the present year, Mr and Mrs Boffin (in their manuscript dress of receiving Mr and Mrs Lammle at breakfast) were on the South Eastern Railway with me, in a terribly destructive accident.