"If it is not too much to ask, I should like to have you say a few good words for me to Marian some day soon.
I've a sentimental fancy to be able to have 'Mrs.
He shuddered, feeling that a serpentine band of tremulous pressure had encircled his body.
Durant wondered if after all it had been a kindness to call back the passing spirit that had begun to forget.
Had we then known, as we have since, the fate of a boat recently sunk in the Mediterranean by a similar carelessness, it would have increased our fears.
She took a book, two cigarettes, a small silver matchbox and a Japanese fan, and went out into the garden.
I don't know what he may be as a politician, but for love he has a genius.
They may be ridiculous but that sort of thing need not trouble you.
You will, of course, invite any relatives and friends whom you would like to see at the wedding.
Ives bounced out of his chair and bowed, though his body was not formed to bend that way.
And if the world ever sees Private Ormond running away, they'll never know it was Constance Berkley's son.
To my mind, it's some very clever hide; and those who took us there knew very well we should never find it again.
Do you want to hear the unfalsified story of how I was discovered by my husband in his cottage and in his arms?
It is not wise to set one's heart on what one is not sure of getting--or on things that perish with the using--which is emphatically true of jackets.
It was birth and brightness for all nature, even for chirping chickens and waddling goslings, and it was to be death and burial for poor, foolish, generous, delightful Bellegarde.
" he added cheerfully, for all there was a lump in his throat at the wistful tragedy in the girl's eyes, "there's Theodomir's own statement in the candlestick--have you forgotten?
I could see that Holmes was extremely pleased, for he chuckled and rubbed his hands together.
In his way he is quite a pattern prince, and if I marry him I shall be the Perfect Princess!
Every year they resort to the same spot, which has probably been their domicile for centuries,--I might say since the creation.
--During the first year of the campaign the Greeks ravaged the surrounding country, 292 and pillaged the neighbouring villages.
320); and certainly in the latter work we do find a passage in nearly the same words which Miss Beaufort uses.
Ah, my lord, mercy, said the lady, and held up her hands, saying: Slay me not, and I shall tell you all who hath <302>been here.
As he gazed from his hiding-place he saw the tawny waters of the bayou broken into a long series of advancing ripples.
"I cannot believe it," replied the fisherman, "for the vase could not contain even one of your feet.
" So she repeated it and he cried to her, "Well done!
She brought with her a petition addressed to Aguinaldo, said to bear about 3,000 signatures.
From a point somewhat near to the great falls, this ridge or oblong mound trends away to the northeast, and there treeless elevated plains again appear.
Once already he had stood thus before in the Belisarius; he had now involuntarily fallen into the same attitude.
"Come, now," cried Joe Basalt, with a grunt, "I ain't agoing to swaller that tale.
During tea the Major inquired about George's individual circumstances, and George said that he was an architect.