Most of my readers are aware that the second act of "Parisina" opens with the celebrated and effective
duet in which Parisina, while sleeping, betrays to Azzo the secret of her love for Ugo.
To keep ships afloat is his business; it is his trust; it is the effective
formula of the bottom of all these vague impulses, dreams, and illusions that go to the making up of a boy's vocation.
The author is very sensible that, had he confined himself to the latter, always the most effective
, as it is the most valuable, mode of conveying knowledge of this nature, he would have made a far better book.
The capital was furnished by himself he, in fact, constituted the company; for, though he had a board of directors, they were merely nominal; the whole business was conducted on his plans and with his resources, but he preferred to do so under the imposing and formidable aspect of a corporation, rather than in his individual name, and his policy was sagacious and effective
Am I to understand," she said with cold disdain, so much more effective
to wound than hot passion, "that you are offering me your love?
The arrangement commended itself to his judgement as simple and effective
His only accomplice was one who could never give him away, and the grotesque, inconceivable nature of the device only served to make it more effective
Nor with such a man could you expect the appeal to conscience to be effective
When bills are on the eve of falling due, with not a dollar in hand with which to meet them, it is pretty difficult to learn not to worry, although I think I am learning more and more each year that all worry simply consumes, and to no purpose, just so much physical and mental strength that might otherwise be given to effective
There Platon Karataev was sitting covered up- head and all- with his greatcoat as if it were a vestment, telling the soldiers in his effective
and pleasant though now feeble voice a story Pierre knew.
For a long while she had been oppressed by the indefiniteness which hung in her mind, like a thick summer haze, over all her desire to make her life greatly effective
It was a very simple device, but perfectly effective
, as I think any one will find who employs it in like circumstances; and I would really like to commend it to growing boys troubled as I was then.