for the six years in which the "Editor's Study" continued in the keeping of its first occupant, its lesson was more or less stormily delivered, to the exclusion, for the greater part, of other prophecy, but it has not been found well to keep the tempestuous manner along with the fulminant matter in this volume.
300,000 or 400,000 francs to pay this month
in France; and, knowing your strict punctuality, have collected all the bills bearing your signature, and charged me as they became due to present them, and to employ the money otherwise." Morrel sighed deeply, and passed his hand over his forehead, which was covered with perspiration.
June 11th, 1850.--Six months
to look back on--six long, lonely months
since Laura and I last saw each other!
The condition with which alone we have here to concern ourselves was one which provided that each of the two lovers, hereafter to be called the husband of the one part and the wife of the other part, solemnly bound themselves to spend one calendar month
of each year out of each other's society, with full and free liberty to spend it wheresoever, with whomsoever, and howsoever they pleased; and that this condition was rigidly to be maintained, whatever immediate effort it might cost, as the parties thereto believed that so would their love the more likely maintain an enduring tenderness and an unwearied freshness.
In 1859, in the month
of August, the young traveller, Roscher, from Hamburg, set out with a caravan of Arab merchants, reached Lake Nyassa, and was there assassinated while he slept.
765-767) Mark the days which come from Zeus, duly telling your slaves of them, and that the thirtieth day of the month
is best for one to look over the work and to deal out supplies.
Calculating our rate of progress from the date of our departure, I found that we had just time, and no more, to reach London on the last day of the month
My uncle talked of two months
. I suppose it will not be less."
He cursed his fate because he had no money to travel, and he knew his uncle would not send him more than the fifteen pounds a month
which had been agreed upon.
"Look at the one I got now, not as big as the smallest here, an' me payin' six dollars a month
In doing this he would satisfy everybody - the grocer, his sister, Ruth, and even Maria, to whom he owed a month
's room rent.
One day, after he had borrowed The Worm's trap for a lady who never existed, had used it himself all the afternoon, had sent a note to The Worm purporting to come from the lady, and was telling the Mess all about it, The Worm rose in his place and said, in his quiet, ladylike voice: "That was a very pretty sell; but I'll lay you a month
's pay to a month
's pay when you get your step, that I work a sell on you that you'll remember for the rest of your days, and the Regiment after you when you're dead or broke." The Worm wasn't angry in the least, and the rest of the Mess shouted.
he has already stayed at his uncle's house a month
longer than he intended.
Franklin and Miss Rachel is some months
older--and then we'll see!"