Ismene tells him of the latest
oracle and interprets to him its purport, that some day the Theban invaders of Athens will be routed in a battle near the grave of Oedipus.
The result was that the Historian begged so hard to be told the latest
news of Oz, so that he could write it down for the children to read, that Dorothy asked permission of Ozma and Ozma graciously consented.
Marshall Field's man, Anson Kirkpatrick, played the piano and sang all the latest
At this school I found the students, in most cases, had more money, were better dressed, wore the latest style of all manner of clothing, and in some cases were more brilliant mentally.
I often thought how much wiser it would have been to give these girls the same amount of maternal training--and I favour any kind of training, whether in the languages or mathematics, that gives strength and culture to the mind --but at the same time to give them the most thorough training in the latest and best methods of laundrying and other kindred occupations.
The old count had money enough that year, as all his estates had been remortgaged, and so Nicholas, acquiring a trotter of his own, very stylish riding breeches of the latest
cut, such as no one else yet had in Moscow, and boots of the latest
fashion, with extremely pointed toes and small silver spurs, passed his time very gaily.
She had taken it for granted that next day at the latest
he would resume the offer of his hand, heart, and automobiles.
she mustn't waken before seven at the latest
," I said to myself, holding my breath and starting in terror at every noise.
Imagination has been verified by fact; the King Solomon's Mines I dreamed of have been discovered, and are putting out their gold once more, and, according to the latest
reports, their diamonds also; the Kukuanas or, rather, the Matabele, have been tamed by the white man's bullets, but still there seem to be many who find pleasure in these simple pages.
When we had done discussing the merits of the latest
book, it was natural to wonder how many copies had been sold, what advance the author had received, and how much he was likely to make out of it.
I should think the latest
version must be, that I plotted with Raffles to murder Bulstrode, and ran away from Middlemarch for the purpose.
Many sickly ones have there always been among those who muse, and languish for God; violently they hate the discerning ones, and the latest
of virtues, which is uprightness.
And they fell to talking of the last war news, and each concealed from the other his perplexity as to the engagement expected next day, since the Turks had been beaten, according to the latest
news, at all points.
Robert Martin and Harriet Smith, the latest
couple engaged of the three, were the first to be married.
My letter ought to reach you by ten o'clock this morning, at the latest