I like it, because the people seem to have acted with thoughtfulness and dignity; and this proud gentleman, one of his Majesty's high
officers, was made to feel that King George could not protect him in doing wrong.
They accord with the nature of such scenery, and add much to its romantic effect; bounding like goats from crag to crag, often trooping along the lofty shelves of the mountains, under the guidance of some venerable patriarch with horns twisted lower than his muzzle, and sometimes peering over the edge of a precipice, so high
that they appear scarce bigger than crows; indeed, it seems a pleasure to them to seek the most rugged and frightful situations, doubtless from a feeling of security.
Thus, in the midst of the mud and at the heart of the fog, sits the Lord High
Chancellor in his High
Court of Chancery.
About a mile and a half from Shechem we halted at the base of Mount Ebal before a little square area, inclosed by a high
stone wall, neatly whitewashed.
As the bearers, among whom was Anna Mikhaylovna, passed the young man he caught a momentary glimpse between their heads and backs of the dying man's high
, stout, uncovered chest and powerful shoulders, raised by those who were holding him under the armpits, and of his gray, curly, leonine head.
Burning with white-hot anger was the High
Priestess, her heart a seething, molten mass of hatred for Tarzan of the Apes.
It seemed ages to the ape-man before her arm ceased its upward progress and the knife halted high
above his unprotected breast.
This was no more than a whim, however, prompted by pride in such exclusiveness of diet only possible to one in such high
Madam," said the Superb High
Chairman, "we have no objection to visitors if they will pledge themselves not to publish anything they hear.
is the grove of their masts, as they nod by turns on the rolling wave.
And laughter-loving Aphrodite put on all her rich clothes, and when she had decked herself with gold, she left sweet-smelling Cyprus and went in haste towards Troy, swiftly travelling high
up among the clouds.
So long before being forwarded to Tampa Town, the iron ore, molten in the great furnaces of Coldspring, and brought into contact with coal and silicium heated to a high
temperature, was carburized and transformed into cast iron.