His excellency, having mounted on the small of my right leg, advanced forwards up to my face, with about a dozen of his retinue; and producing his credentials under the signet royal, which he applied close to my eyes, spoke about ten minutes without any signs of anger, but with a kind of determinate resolution, often pointing forwards, which, as I afterwards
found, was towards the capital city, about half a mile distant; whither it was agreed by his majesty in council that I must be conveyed.
Repeat it then, Sancho," said the barber, "and we will write it down afterwards
I will add, too, that I remained for a long time afterwards
pleased with the phrase about the benefit from resentment and hatred in spite of the fact that I almost fell ill from misery.
A fortnight afterwards
, on the 11th of November, Mr.
There will also great danger arise from the manner of electing the senate, when those who are elected themselves are afterwards
to elect others; for by this means, if a certain number choose to combine together, though not very considerable, the election will always fall according to their pleasure.
Towards midnight, however, the ceaseless crying of the women grew less frequent, till at length the silence was only broken at intervals of a few minutes by a long piercing howl that came from a hut in our immediate rear, which, as I afterwards
discovered, proceeded from Gagool "keening" over the dead king Twala.
Won't you be ashamed, afterwards
, to reflect that your wife very nearly ran away with Rogojin?
I told her that many months afterwards
he disappeared, simultaneously with your arrival in the country, that a day or two ago you swore to me you had no idea where he was.
cried the youth, "pray help me now and scold me afterwards
Sir John," too, used to be called the "Father of English Prose," but even that honor cannot be left to him, for his travels were not written first in English, but in French, and were afterwards
translated into English.
It was expected that Tim Linkinwater and Miss La Creevy would have made a third couple on the occasion, but they declined, and two or three weeks afterwards
went out together one morning before breakfast, and, coming back with merry faces, were found to have been quietly married that day.
One old woman with a little boy, four or five years old, ran into a boat, but there was nobody to row it out: the boat was consequently dashed against an anchor and cut in twain; the old woman was drowned, but the child was picked up some hours afterwards
clinging to the wreck.