Of these they had a thousand inquiries to make concerning all affairs, foreign and domestic, during
their year of sepulture in the wilderness; and especially about the events of the existing war.
And I believe it will, too," she added, feeling how pathetic it was that Aunt Rose had never looked half so well during
Uncle Martin's life as she had since his death.
No Senator or Representative shall, during
the Time for which he was elected, be appointed to any civil Office under the authority of the United States, which shall have been created, or the Emoluments whereof shall have been increased during
such time; and no Person holding any Office under the United States, shall be a Member of either House during
his Continuance in Office.
We have certainly been favoured with extraordinary luck during
this inquiry, and it will be entirely our own fault if we do not succeed in clearing the matter up.
I was asked not long ago to tell something about the sports and pastimes that I engaged in during
He collected as many keys as he could, and tried all of them during
one of those delightful hours which Rosa and Cornelius passed together at the grating of the cell.
I drank heavily during
this time, but right here I wish to forestall misunderstanding.
Yet he possessed his soul with patience, and during
this time of his torment, when Hadly, who had been brought for the purpose from Illinois, made him over into another man* he revolved great plans in his head for the organization of the learned proletariat, and for the maintenance of at least the rudiments of education amongst the people of the abyss--all this of course in the event of the First Revolt being a failure.
Galileo explained the phenomena of the lunar light produced during
certain of her phases by the existence of mountains, to which he assigned a mean altitude of
But we have better evidence on this subject than mere theoretical calculations, namely, the numerous recorded cases of the astonishingly rapid increase of various animals in a state of nature, when circumstances have been favourable to them during
two or three following seasons.
I have myself published separate volumes on the 'Structure and Distribution of Coral Reefs;' on the 'Volcanic Islands visited during
the Voyage of the Beagle;' and on the 'Geology of South America.
He was not found because he was not there during
Ten truths must thou find during
the day; otherwise wilt thou seek truth during
the night, and thy soul will have been hungry.
Perhaps he actually worked himself up to believe that he had been engaged with the army; certain it is that he made a prodigious sensation for some time at Calcutta, and was called Waterloo Sedley during
the whole of his subsequent stay in Bengal.
Their nourishment consisted entirely of the vegetables of their garden and the milk of one cow, which gave very little during
the winter, when its masters could scarcely procure food to support it.