The sweep's name was Sooty, and one day
when they were playing near the well, Malcolm fell in and would have been drowned had not Sooty dived in and rescued him, and the water had washed Sooty clean and he now stood revealed as Malcolm's long-lost father.
Everything he did was rough, and I began to hate him; he wanted to make me afraid of him, but I was too high-mettled for that, and one day
when he had aggravated me more than usual I bit him, which of course put him in a great rage, and he began to hit me about the head with a riding whip.
I one day
presumed to ask his majesty why he did not use them, to which he replied, "You speak to me of things of which I have never before heard
He told me, one day
, that he had business in the country, and should be gone two or three weeks.
Hence they concluded, logically enough, that an acceleration of motion ought to be accompanied by a corresponding diminution in the distance separating the two bodies; and that, supposing the double effect to be continued to infinity, the moon would end by one day
falling into the earth.
I went to look at the painters every time my feet were for taking me to look at the garden; I trotted diligently up and down the passages; I criticised and suggested and commanded more in one day
than I had done in all the rest of the time; I wrote regularly and sent my love; but I could not manage to fret and yearn.
She was much startled, on returning home one night, to find that Mrs Jarley had commanded an announcement to be prepared, to the effect that the stupendous collection would only remain in its present quarters one day
longer; in fulfilment of which threat (for all announcements connected with public amusements are well known to be irrevocable and most exact), the stupendous collection shut up next day.
But one day
he came into her room, where she was sitting playing with her baby, and put her in mind of it.
Monsieur de Beaufort, in common with many other prisoners, was bent upon doing things that were prohibited; and the only resource the governor had was, one day
when the duke was playing at tennis, to efface all these drawings, consisting chiefly of profiles.
, having, as I thought, nicely calculated so that nothing should go away untasted, to my utter dismay a roast turkey and a pig appeared in all their substantial reality.
Here we spent many hours each day, catching fish and playing on the logs, and here, one day
, we learned our first lessons in navigation.
Better read one day
in a prose translation, the other in a metrical translation, which will give some idea of the effect of the original.
So it happened that one day
, as he was walking to school, he met some boys who ran up to him and said:
Then do you remember you said to me one day
, `Follow your Saint'?
It was no wonder, when she stood one day
against the stone pillar in whose shadow she had lain asleep, eighteen years before, that Armand Aubigny riding by and seeing her there, had fallen in love with her.