They evidently saw the approaching hour when the Long Knife would disposess them of their desirable habitations; and anxiously concerned for futurity, determined
utterly to extirpate the whites out of Kentucke.
, after some consideration, that if appearances continued many days longer as unpleasant as they now were, she would represent in the strongest manner to her mother the necessity of some serious enquiry into the affair.
I am really sorry for you,' said the beggar, 'but if you are quite determined
to brave the dangers of the forest, let me at least give you a piece of advice which will help you against these monsters.
One of these ridges, which appeared more practicable than the rest, we determined
to climb, convinced that it would conduct us to the heights beyond.
to avail himself of this interval to return to St.
On one side was a table occupied by some chattering girls, cutting up silk and gold paper; and on the other were tressels and trays, bending under the weight of brawn and cold pies, where riotous boys were holding high revel; the whole completed by a roaring Christmas fire, which seemed determined
to be heard, in spite of all the noise of the others.
As much as the ape-man detested the thought of sleeping within a native hut, he had determined
to do so this night, on the chance that he might be able to induce one of the younger men to sit and chat with him before the fire that burned in the centre of the smoke-filled dwelling, and from him draw the truths he sought.
As you know, Marshall Elliott is a very determined
With this elevation, nevertheless, the Gun Club were compelled to be content, inasmuch as they had determined
that both telescope and Columbiad should be erected within the limits of the Union.
The orb was exactly in the condition determined
by the Cambridge Observatory.
Throw up a handful of feathers, and all must fall to the ground according to definite laws; but how simple is this problem compared to the action and reaction of the innumerable plants and animals which have determined
, in the course of centuries, the proportional numbers and kinds of trees now growing on the old Indian ruins!
to acquaint her with all the circumstances, and to make a final appeal to her; and in fear and trembling, in grief and tears, my first and last love-letter was written.
But to-day I determined
to make an effort to return to my duty.
I am determined
to leave my father's house this very night; and if you have the friendship for me which you have often professed, you will keep me company.
A report was spread, a few weeks later, that he was dead, and she now determined
to atone for her disobedience by a life of labour and devotion for her father.