wilt thou see no longer thy loftiness, and see too closely thy lowliness; thy sublimity itself will frighten thee as a phantom.
The sweep's name was Sooty, and one day when they were playing near the well, Malcolm fell in and would have been drowned had not Sooty dived in and rescued him, and the water had washed Sooty clean and he now stood revealed as Malcolm's long-lost father.
Nevertheless, there was a very disagreeable incident one day when some forward girls challenged David's team, and a disturbing creature called Angela Clare sent down so many yorkers that--However, instead of telling you the result of that regrettable match I shall pass on hurriedly to the Round Pond, which is the wheel that keeps all the Gardens going.
When her husband next went away for one day
, she told on slave to turn under the bird's cage a hand-mill; another to throw water down from above the cage, and a third to take a mirror and turn it in front of its eyes, from left to right by the light of a candle.
"Well, my friend, this earth will one day
be that cold corpse; it will become uninhabitable and uninhabited like the moon, which has long since lost all its vital heat."
Phileas Fogg had, without suspecting it, gained one day
on his journey, and this merely because he had travelled constantly eastward; he would, on the contrary, have lost a day had he gone in the opposite direction, that is, westward.
Conway spoke of this agreement, I met him one day
, walking slowly down Montgomery street, apparently, from his abstracted air, in deep thought.
GIBBON AND 'THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE.' One day
. Above, pages 225-229.
Nevertheless, one day
when Monsieur de Beaufort was walking in the meadow his fire was put out, his charcoal all removed, taken away; and thus his means of drawing utterly destroyed.
But I had not made her forget the bit of her that was dead; in those nine-and-twenty years he was not removed one day
farther from her.
And so two years passed away, when one day
the crow came to the Princess and said: 'In another year I shall be freed from the spell I am under at present, because then the seven years will be over.
So they dared no longer hide the truth from her, but said it was the will of Heaven, and that her birth was only the innocent cause of it; but the little girl mourned sadly about it every day, and thought herself bound to do all she could to bring her brothers back; and she had neither rest nor ease, till at length one day
she stole away, and set out into the wide world to find her brothers, wherever they might be, and free them, whatever it might cost her.