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[L., singulorum]
Of each; used in writing prescriptions.
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A gleam of exultation shot across the darkly-painted lineaments of the inhabitant of the forest, as he traced the route of his intended victims, who rode unconsciously onward, the light and graceful forms of the females waving among the trees, in the curvatures of their path, followed at each bend by the manly figure of Heyward, until, finally, the shapeless person of the singing master was concealed behind the numberless trunks of trees, that rose, in dark lines, in the intermediate space.
But Jessie had already left the room, and was singing in the hall.
All these strange antics were accompanied by still stranger guttural noises from the devotee, who seemed to be praying in a sing-song or else singing some pagan psalmody or other, during which his face twitched about in the most unnatural manner.
Crying for joy, and singing for joy, were alike un- common to me while in the jaws of slavery.
The stream was still there, and singing the same sweet old song.
But one evening, when the artificial bird was singing its best, and the Emperor lay in bed listening to it, something in the bird went crack.
It was only singing its natural song, and it meant nothing at all.
When the bard left off singing he wiped the tears from his eyes, uncovered his face, and, taking his cup, made a drink-offering to the gods; but when the Phaeacians pressed Demodocus to sing further, for they delighted in his lays, then Ulysses again drew his mantle over his head and wept bitterly.
DOWN among the grass and fragrant clover lay little Eva by the brook-side, watching the bright waves, as they went singing by under the drooping flowers that grew on its banks.
I never talk myself when I'm singing," he went on very gravely: "so oo shouldn't either.
But he wished a fire and made it, And in Adam's heart he laid it, Singing.
At last he came to the chamber where the fairy sat, with the seven hundred birds singing in the seven hundred cages.