Thoma

Tho·ma

(tō'mah),
Richard, German histologist, 1847-1923. See: Thoma ampulla, Thoma fixative, Thoma laws.
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About thirty years ago Miss Maria Ward, of Huntingdon, with only seven thousand pounds, had the good luck to captivate Sir Thomas Bertram, of Mansfield Park, in the county of Northampton, and to be thereby raised to the rank of a baronet's lady, with all the comforts and consequences of an handsome house and large income.
Their homes were so distant, and the circles in which they moved so distinct, as almost to preclude the means of ever hearing of each other's existence during the eleven following years, or, at least, to make it very wonderful to Sir Thomas that Mrs.
Thomas wanted to hoe his turnips today so he asked me to come.
Bime-by Thomas began to come up and so did the other feller -- William Obadiah Seaman, his name was.
Thomas said that they were a pair of babies and as poor as church mice.
Thomas moved away from Bolingbroke to Marysville, and I lived with them until I was eight years old.
Thomas Gradgrind, sir - peremptorily Thomas - Thomas Gradgrind.
In such terms, no doubt, substituting the words 'boys and girls,' for 'sir,' Thomas Gradgrind now presented Thomas Gradgrind to the little pitchers before him, who were to be filled so full of facts.
Thus it came about that Sir Thomas could hardly ever get home to his wife and children, where he most longed to be.
Not a word did Sir Thomas say, but as he held her there the tears fell fast from his eyes, while from the crowd around broke the sound of weeping.
Three days of rest, three blessed days of rest, are what I had with Wolf Larsen, eating at the cabin table and doing nothing but discuss life, literature, and the universe, the while Thomas Mugridge fumed and raged and did my work as well as his own.
The eyes of Thomas Wildfang fastened greedily on Turlington's face.