So this German attends only the lectures which belong to the chosen branch, and drinks his beer and tows his dog around and has a general good time the rest of the day.
One lecture follows right on the heels of another, with very little time for the student to get out of one hall and into the next; but the industrious ones manage it by going on a trot.
Krempe had given me concerning the lectures. And although I could not consent to go and hear that little conceited fellow deliver sentences out of a pulpit, I recollected what he had said of M.
He began his lecture by a recapitulation of the history of chemistry and the various improvements made by different men of learning, pronouncing with fervour the names of the most distinguished discoverers.
He will no more than pay the price of listening to a lecture
for any atrocity he commits."
He had been silent for several minutes and they had seen that he was thinking out lectures
, as he often did.
Scraps of popular songs were chorused with an enthusiasm which was a strange prelude to a scientific lecture
, and there was already a tendency to personal chaff which promised a jovial evening to others, however embarrassing it might be to the recipients of these dubious honors.
Very slowly these lectures
, and the tireless activity of Hubbard, pushed back the ridicule and the incredulity; and in the merry month of May, 1877, a man named Emery drifted into Hubbard's office from the near-by city of Charlestown, and leased two telephones for twenty actual dollars--the first money ever paid for a telephone.
Here the lecture
began, but Jo heard very little of it, for while Professor Sands was prosing away about Belzoni, Cheops, scarabei, and hieroglyphics, she was covertly taking down the address of the paper, and boldly resolving to try for the hundred-dollar prize offered in its columns for a sensational story.
"Of course you will let the Other Professor lecture
In that moment of mad happiness that she should go out with him, go to a lecture
with him - with him, Martin Eden - she soared so far above him that there seemed nothing else for him to do than die for her.
48, would deliver a lecture
on Mormonism in car No.