Well, I really don't advise a woman who wants to have things her own way to get married," she said, beginning a fresh row rather elaborately
Here he sought a pretentious building that rose spire-like toward the heavens, its outer walls elaborately
wrought with delicate carvings and intricate mosaics.
91] THE appearance, so close to each other, of Professor Knight's careful and elaborately
annotated Selections from William Wordsworth, of Messrs.
Not, however, that you will see David in his perambulator much longer, for soon after I first shook his faith in his mother, it came to him to be up and doing, and he up and did in the Broad Walk itself, where he would stand alone most elaborately
poised, signing imperiously to the British public to time him, and looking his most heavenly just before he fell.
But, a moment after, noting that the person did not move or reply, she cast a shrewd glance into his face and discovered his pumpkin head elaborately
carved by Tip's jack-knife.
After the old man had left him Gahan made his way across the roof to the high tower, which appeared to have been constructed of concrete and afterward elaborately
carved, its entire surface being covered with intricate designs cut deep into the stone-like material of which it was composed.
Men whose names were great in the world of finance had occupied those elaborately
decorated leather chairs.
But to become civilized means to dress as elaborately
and prettily as possible, and to make a show of your clothes so your neighbors will envy you, and for that reason both civilized foxes and civilized humans spend most of their time dressing themselves.
authority, but in my judgment (as more elaborately
set forth and
I walked through many streets, some broad and straight with high, modern buildings, some narrow, gloomy, and tortuous, between the gables of quaint old houses whose overhanging stories, elaborately
ornamented with carvings in wood and stone, almost met above my head.
At the further end, in two high chairs as large as that of the Abbot, though hardly as elaborately
carved, sat the master of the novices and the chancellor, the latter a broad and portly priest, with dark mirthful eyes and a thick outgrowth of crisp black hair all round his tonsured head.
In the four succeeding chapters, the most apparent and gravest difficulties on the theory will be given: namely, first, the difficulties of transitions, or in understanding how a simple being or a simple organ can be changed and perfected into a highly developed being or elaborately
constructed organ; secondly the subject of Instinct, or the mental powers of animals, thirdly, Hybridism, or the infertility of species and the fertility of varieties when intercrossed; and fourthly, the imperfection of the Geological Record.