I could not depend
on having a Latinist in the right place every time; so, to make things safe, I ordered that in the future the chamois must not be hunted within limits of the camp with any other weapon than the forefinger.
upon it, a man of six or sevenandtwenty can take care of himself.
Lorry, grasping his eager but so firm and steady hand, "it does not all depend
on one old man, but I shall have a young and ardent man at my side.
Foreigners, as well as the citizens of America, could then reasonably repose confidence in its engagements; but to depend
upon a government that must itself depend
upon thirteen other governments for the means of fulfilling its contracts, when once its situation is clearly understood, would require a degree of credulity not often to be met with in the pecuniary transactions of mankind, and little reconcilable with the usual sharp-sightedness of avarice.
And the election of the House of Representatives will equally depend
on the same authority in the first instance; and will, probably, forever be conducted by the officers, and according to the laws, of the States.
And this being so, can one help being tempted to rejoice that it has not yet come off, and that desire still depends
on something we don't know?
Now the mischief is out; depend
upon it the custom-house people went rummaging about the ship in our absence, and discovered poor Dantes' hidden treasures.
upon local causes - the configuration of coasts, the shapes of straits, the accidents of bold promontories round which they play their little part.
My natural sensibility had already been greatly affected by the sufferings of the unfortunate stranger and no sooner did I first behold him, than I felt that on him the happiness or Misery of my future Life must depend
My dear friend, I can depend
upon you, and have no fear for the worthy Planchet; his interests are better in your hands than in his own.
They would have to depend
chiefly upon the neighboring savages for their subsistence.
The general tuckermanities are arrant Bubbles - ephemeral and so transparent - But this is, now, - you may depend
upon it - Stable, opaque, immortal - all by dint Of the dear names that lie concealed within 't.