Two miserable little white mice, left behind by their owner
, are running up and down in a fusty castle made of pasteboard and wire, looking in all the corners with their red eyes for anything to eat.
Notwithstanding the little iron stove, the ink froze on the swing- table in the cabin, and I found it more convenient to go ashore stumbling over the arctic waste-land and shivering in glazed tramcars in order to write my evening letter to my owners
in a gorgeous cafe in the centre of the town.
The last owner
who lived here was Edgar Caswall, grandfather of the man who is coming here--and he was the only one who stayed even a short time.
In the earliest society the proprietors made their own wealth, and so long as it comes to the owners
in the direct way, no other opinion would arise in any equitable community than that property should make the law for property, and persons the law for persons.
This was so, however, not because my owners
were especially cruel, for they were not, as compared with many others.
As it was, the place was a zoo, and free at that; for, in addition to the animals he owned and trained and bought and sold, a large portion of the business was devoted to boarding trained animals and troupes of animals for owners
who were out of engagements, or for estates of such owners
which were in process of settlement.
Twice afore I mentioned thot door tull the owners
," said Captain MacElrath.
After all these years I am still confident that excavations which I have neither the legal right to undertake nor the wealth to make would disclose the secret of the disappearance of my unhappy friend, and possibly of the former occupants and owners
of the deserted and now destroyed house.
And there were many similar men, owners
or part- owners
in small factories, small businesses and small industries-- small capitalists, in short.
I went to the owners
of the vessel," pursued Sir Joseph.
The first, are those more moderate and rational owners
of human cattle, who have come into the possession of them as so many coins in their trading capital, but who admit the frightful nature of the Institution in the abstract, and perceive the dangers to society with which it is fraught: dangers which however distant they may be, or howsoever tardy in their coming on, are as certain to fall upon its guilty head, as is the Day of Judgment.
So soon as Cora and Alice were seated, the scout, without regarding the element, directed Heyward to support one side of the frail vessel, and posting himself at the other, they bore it up against the stream, followed by the dejected owner
of the dead foal.
Here, too, comes his owner
, cheerful, sombre, gracious or in the sulks, accordingly as his scheme of the now accomplished voyage has been realized in merchandise that will readily be turned to gold, or has buried him under a bulk of incommodities such as nobody will care to rid him of.
pulled up at one of the houses and whistled.
of the riding-coat upon the chair--who must not be seen?