Remember, my child, it was in our very infancy; we had neither mills, nor grain, nor roads, nor often clearings; we had nothing of increase but the mouths that were to be fed: for even at that inauspicious
moment the restless spirit of emigration was not idle; nay, the general scarcity which extended to the East tended to increase the number of adventurers.
The room itself was a cheerless one to return to at this inauspicious
circumstance there was, which awakened a hardly concealed displeasure in the breasts of a few of the more punctilious visitors.
Each herd was watched by the patient but inauspicious
eyes of the turkey-buzzard.
Scott, of course: "The son of an ill-fated sire, and the father of a yet more unfortunate family, bore in his looks that cast of inauspicious
melancholy by which the physiognomists of that time pretended to distinguish those who were predestined to a violent and unhappy death.
UNRACED in Ireland, made inauspicious
debut when last in Nottingham Puppy Classic trial stakes but went on to reach semis of competition.
The club board made the decision to axe Mills with the Dragons sitting in 15th place in the National League table after an inauspicious
start to the campaign, while they are also the joint second lowest scorers in the fifth tier.
Meanwhile, speaking to KUNA, political analyst Amr Assaf described the decision as inauspicious
, saying it could deepen the rift between Gaza and the West Bank.
Bolshoi Confidential, a new book out this month, follows the Bolshoi Ballet from its inauspicious
18th-century beginnings to today.
The Spitfires parted company with boss Chris Todd on Wednesday after an inauspicious
start to the season.
Britain's tennis players made an inauspicious
start to their campaign as doubles pair Colin Fleming and Dom Inglot lost 6-3 6-0 to little-known Mexicans Santiago Gonzalez and Miguel Angel Reyes-Varela in just 51 minutes.
Businessmen are satisfied that the unemployment rate is falling even under such inauspicious
The Robins made an inauspicious
start to their pre-season when they were soundly beaten 38-6 by Huddersfield on Sunday.
DEFENDING champion Venus Williams and second seed Ana Ivanovic both made inauspicious
starts to their seasons with defeats in the opening round of the ASB Classic in Auckland.
He had an inauspicious
start yet we willed him to succeed but let us raise a glass to the much-missed Gary Speed.