Partly, perhaps, for this reason, but much more on account of his inefficiency as a general
, he was deprived of his command in 1756, and recalled to England.
"The commander in chief is engaged," said Kozlovski, going hurriedly up to the unknown general
and blocking his way to the door.
Mr Dorrit's bankers, as bankers of the county- widower, instantly said, 'Mrs General
"No, but I repeat it was one of them who lighted the general
and this gentleman to the abbey, and Digby assures us that the general
had strong suspicions concerning those people.
Even our great secret, General
," Thomson continued, dropping his voice a little, "even that might come to his ears."
"`The president again arose, and having imposed silence, said, -- "Sir, you are too serious and too sensible a man not to understand the consequences of our present situation, and your candor has already dictated to us the conditions which remain for us to offer you." The general
, putting his hand on his sword, exclaimed, -- "If you talk of honor, do not begin by disavowing its laws, and impose nothing by violence."
I like your readiness, prince; in fact, I must say--I-I-like you very well, altogether," said the general
They were divided into four companies, and Tip noticed that all were dressed in costumes similar to that worn by General
Blug was a trifle uneasy when he arrived and saw how angry the Nome King was.
From the dining-room, of which, though already seen, and always to be seen at five o'clock, the general
could not forgo the pleasure of pacing out the length, for the more certain information of Miss Morland, as to what she neither doubted nor cared for, they proceeded by quick communication to the kitchen -- the ancient kitchen of the convent, rich in the massy walls and smoke of former days, and in the stoves and hot closets of the present.
"But you will soon be in receipt of some," retorted the General
, reddening a little as he dived into his writing desk and applied himself to a memorandum book.
I am inclined to think that similar remarks apply to the general
idea of "imageless thinking," concerning which there has been much controversy.