And as Ahab, leaning over the taffrail, eyed the homeward-bound craft, he took from his pocket a small vial of sand, and then looking from the ship to the vial, seemed thereby bringing two remote associations together, for that vial was filled
with Nantucket soundings.
And while we downed it, we remembered Nelson and that he had stretched out his great shoulders for the last long sleep in this very town of Benicia; and we wept over the memory of him, and remembered only the good things of him, and sent out the flask to be filled and drank again.
They wanted me to stay over, but through the open door I could see the brave wind on the water, and my ears were filled with the roar of it.
They have been put in barrels and shipped to the cities where they will be eaten in apartments that are filled
with books, magazines, furniture, and people.
He now remembered the connection that existed between himself and this man who was dimly gazing at him through tears that filled
his swollen eyes.
With the sun rose the Fairies, and, with Eva, hastened away to the fountain, whose cool waters were soon filled
with little forms, and the air ringing with happy voices, as the Elves floated in the blue waves among the fair white lilies, or sat on the green moss, smoothing their bright locks, and wearing fresh garlands of dewy flowers.
Then it was that the Hairless One filled
the gourd for him.
There he stopped to see if, by any chance, a vine filled
with gold coins was in sight.
My heart filled
with rapture then, and it fills now as it has each of the countless times I have recalled those dear words, as it shall fill always until death has claimed me.
The King retorted that her opposition filled
him with despair, but that he hoped to carry her to a place where all around would respect her, and where every pleasure would surround her.
One day in December Daylight filled
a pan from bed rock on his own claim and carried it into his cabin.
Some minutes before midday the first driblets of metal began to flow; the reservoirs filled
little by little; and, by the time that the whole melting was completely accomplished, it was kept in abeyance for a few minutes in order to facilitate the separation of foreign substances.
The mountains and waste regions were filled
with outlaws and refugees who were being hunted down mercilessly.
We therefore, who are the registers of that lottery, shall imitate those sagacious persons who deal in that which is drawn at Guildhall, and who never trouble the public with the many blanks they dispose of; but when a great prize happens to be drawn, the newspapers are presently filled
with it, and the world is sure to be informed at whose office it was sold: indeed, commonly two or three different offices lay claim to the honour of having disposed of it; by which, I suppose, the adventurers are given to understand that certain brokers are in the secrets of Fortune, and indeed of her cabinet council.
The corridors were filled
with slaves and warriors, and the women of the palace and the city who had been commanded to attend the ceremony.