In the summer of 1882 Miss Davidson and I both went North and engaged in the work of raising funds for the completion
of our new building.
If these rules were observed for a year, she made out on a sheet of paper that the completion
of the book was certain, and she laid her scheme before her mother with a feeling that much of the task was already accomplished.
It was, I confess, beyond my hope to meet with this rare combination of elements both solid and attractive, adapted to supply aid in graver labors and to cast a charm over vacant hours; and but for the event of my introduction to you (which, let me again say, I trust not to be superficially coincident with foreshadowing needs, but providentially related thereto as stages towards the completion
of a life's plan), I should presumably have gone on to the last without any attempt to lighten my solitariness by a matrimonial union.
This Oliver Bailey was one of the most dashing figures in the Gardens, and without apparent effort was daily drawing nearer the completion
of his seventh year at a time when David seemed unable to get beyond half-past five.
I could see that Perry had lost no time after the completion
of the boats in setting out upon this cruise.
For the first time in months Lord Greystoke felt that he might indulge in a holiday, and so a great hunt was organized that the faithful laborers might feast in celebration of the completion
of their work.
It had been deferred against the completion
of something else.
There, that'll fix you fool critters," Bill said with satisfaction that night, standing erect at completion
of his task.
As the summer months advanced, the transformation of the Venetian palace into the modern hotel proceeded rapidly towards completion
I open the envelope, and find inside a few lines from my lawyers, announcing the completion
of some formal matter of business.
On the completion
of their labors, a dispute arose as to which had made the most perfect work.
My programme was no drink in the morning; first drink- time came with the completion
of my thousand words.