About this time I returned to Kentucke with my family; and here, to avoid an enquiry into my conduct, the reader being before informed
of my bringing my family to Kentucke, I am under the necessity of informing him that, during my captivity with the Indians, my wife, who despaired of ever seeing me again, expecting the Indians had put a period to my life, oppressed with the distresses of the country, and bereaved of me, her only happiness, had, before I returned, transported my family and goods, on horses, through the wilderness, amidst a multitude of dangers, to her father's house, in North-Carolina.
She had read the letter to the family, and Rowena had danced away to see to the cleaning and airing of the room by the slave woman, Nancy, and the boys had rushed abroad in the town to spread the great news, for it was a matter of public interest, and the public would wonder and not be pleased if not informed
But something informed
him that if they had had any trouble they had got rid of it.
It looked to be about eight feet tall in the catalogue, and Emma Jane advised Clara Belle to measure the height of the Simpson ceilings; but a note in the margin of the circular informed
them that it stood two and a half feet high when set up in all its dignity and splendor on a proper table, three dollars extra.
The poor man was then informed
by his overseer that, for having found fault with his master, he was now to be sold to a Georgia trader.
But on the other hand, as Emma wants to see her better informed
, it will be an inducement to her to read more herself.
Dashwood had been informed
by her husband of the solemn promise on the part of his son in their favour, which gave comfort to his last earthly reflections.
Without I was informed
agen, the danger ain't so much to signify.
Everybody was very desirous of seconding the zeal of our fathers, and of sending them the assistance they requested; to which we were the more encouraged, because the emperor's letters informed
our provincial that we might easily enter his dominions by the way of Dancala, but unhappily, the secretary wrote Zeila for Dancala, which cost two of our fathers their lives.
He was informed
of it by a letter, written to him by the abductor himself.
Greatly surprised, I asked him what he wanted (for at the moment Thedora had gone out shopping); whereupon he began to question me as to my mode of life and occupation, and then, without waiting for an answer, informed
me that he was uncle to the officer of whom you have spoken; that he was very angry with his nephew for the way in which the latter had behaved, especially with regard to his slandering of me right and left; and that he, the uncle, was ready to protect me from the young spendthrift's insolence.
This intelligence awakened solicitude on the mind of Captain Bonneville for the party of hunters whom he had sent to that neighborhood; and the Nez Perces, when informed
of the circumstances, shook their heads, and declared their belief that the horses they had seen had been stolen from that very party.
This imprudent step (tho' we were sensible that it would probably deprive us of that fortune which Philippa had ever taught us to expect) could not on our own accounts, excite from our exalted minds a single sigh; yet fearfull lest it might prove a source of endless misery to the deluded Bride, our trembling Sensibility was greatly affected when we were first informed
of the Event.
If we are well informed
, the point of departure for this surprising journey is to be the island of Zanzibar, upon the eastern coast.
Next day the imperial gentleman-in-waiting, the Comte de Turenne, came to Balashev and informed
him of the Emperor Napoleon's wish to honor him with an audience.