When he awoke the next morning he broke off a head of the bad and a head of the good cabbage
, thinking, 'This will help me to regain my own, and to punish faithlessness.
It was a sight to bring tears into one's eyes(and I hope none of you will be cruel enough to laugh at it), to see the poor creatures go snuffing along, picking up here a cabbage
leaf and there a turnip top, and rooting their noses in the earth for whatever they could find.
1] If anything was wanting to complete his despair, it was a notice, served upon him in the midst of his distress, that the corporation was about to run a new street through the very center of his cabbage
Mahbub stuffed himself with great boluses of spiced mutton fried in fat with cabbage
and golden-brown onions.
The woodwork, throughout, is of a dark hue and there is much carving about it, with but a trifling variety of pattern for, time out of mind, the carvers of Vondervotteimittiss have never been able to carve more than two objects -- a time-piece and a cabbage
The Dutch have, perhaps, an indeterminate idea that a curtain is not a cabbage
Otherwise, one cannot explain why he should not have been just as reticent on the subject nearest his heart when bestowing on Sally the twenty-seventh cabbage
as he had been when administering the hundred and sixtieth potato.
I really don't know but what I WILL take summer cabbage
Never have I been much of a ladies' man, being more concerned with fighting and kindred arts which have ever seemed to me more befitting a man than mooning over a scented glove four sizes too small for him, or kissing a dead flower that has begun to smell like a cabbage
You are puzzled because you cannot get over the idea that pleasures are only of the senses; but, child, a man who dies for his country dies because he likes it as surely as a man eats pickled cabbage
because he likes it.
I tell you I have created this thing out of the squashed cabbage
leaves of Covent Garden; and now she pretends to play the fine lady with me.
palm and gray plum, pisang and scitamine they found in abundance, with wild pineapple, and occasionally small mammals, birds, eggs, reptiles, and insects.