The multitude spend half an hour verifying their baggage and getting it transferred to the omnibuses; but the courier puts you into a vehicle without a moment's loss of time, and when you reach your hotel you find your rooms have been secured
two or three days in advance, everything is ready, you can go at once to bed.
Weston had, of course, formed a very favourable idea of the young man; and such a pleasing attention was an irresistible proof of his great good sense, and a most welcome addition to every source and every expression of congratulation which her marriage had already secured
Dashwood had wished for it more for the sake of his wife and daughters than for himself or his son;--but to his son, and his son's son, a child of four years old, it was secured
, in such a way, as to leave to himself no power of providing for those who were most dear to him, and who most needed a provision by any charge on the estate, or by any sale of its valuable woods.
There were receptacles similarly secured
in the other rooms; and in all or any of these papers might be kept.
In spite of every kind of discouragement, and even of the special court of taxations already mentioned, called the Jews' Exchequer, erected for the very purpose of despoiling and distressing them, the Jews increased, multiplied, and accumulated huge sums, which they transferred from one hand to another by means of bills of exchange an invention for which commerce is said to be indebted to them, and which enabled them to transfer their wealth from land to land, that when threatened with oppression in one country, their treasure might be secured
Frequent elections are unquestionably the only policy by which this dependence and sympathy can be effectually secured
But he secured
silence by declaring that henceforth the Circles would enter on a policy of Concession; yielding to the wishes of the majority, they would accept the Colour Bill.
The moment that the boy was secured
the attitude of the man changed.
They entered the steamer office and secured
cabins for four persons.
The Achaeans and Aetolians were kept friendly by them, the kingdom of Macedonia was humbled, Antiochus was driven out; yet the merits of the Achaeans and Aetolians never secured
for them permission to increase their power, nor did the persuasions of Philip ever induce the Romans to be his friends without first humbling him, nor did the influence of Antiochus make them agree that he should retain any lordship over the country.
Her recent good offices by Anne had been enough in themselves, and their marriage, instead of depriving her of one friend, secured
admission to the United States Military Academy at West Point.
Her whole happiness seemed at stake, while the affair was in suspense, and everything secured
when it was determined that the lodgings should be taken for another fortnight.
The mail-carrier on his way back to our master's house would as naturally retail the news that he had secured
among the slaves, and in this way they often heard of important events before the white people at the "big house," as the master's house was called.
First he drew the larger bag over Numa's head and secured
it about his neck with the draw string, then he managed, after considerable effort, during which he barely escaped being torn to ribbons by the mighty talons, to hog-tie Numa--drawing his four legs together and securing them in that position with the strips trimmed from the pigskins.