But his imperial majesty, fully determined against capital punishment, was graciously pleased to say, that since the council
thought the loss of your eyes too easy a censure, some other way may be inflicted hereafter.
He took his place at the Council
Rock, too, when the Pack met, and there he discovered that if he stared hard at any wolf, the wolf would be forced to drop his eyes, and so he used to stare for fun.
In its council
of appointment members of the legislative are associated with the executive authority, in the appointment of officers, both executive and judiciary.
My Lords, the business of the Council
being concluded, I have only to wish you a happy New Year.
It but remains for this council
to command, and Tal Hajus must prove his fitness to rule.
General Greene, of Rhode Island, was likewise at the council
He inhaled the sacred smoke, gave a puff upward to the heaven, then downward to the earth, then towards the east; after this it was as usual passed from mouth to mouth, each holding it respectfully until his neighbor had taken several whiffs; and now the grand council
was considered as opened in due form.
The Lair of the Wolf is his refuge, but where he has digged it too plain, The Council
shall send him a message, and so he shall change it again.
Above the session-room of the Council
is the steeple, and in the steeple is the belfry, where exists, and has existed time out of mind, the pride and wonder of the village -- the great clock of the borough of Vondervotteimittiss.
We walked through the hall of the Council
of Ten, and presently entered the infernal den of the Council
Dolgorukov, one of the warmest advocates of an attack, had just returned from the council
, tired and exhausted but eager and proud of the victory that had been gained.
In ways the hee-hee council
was an adumbration of the councils
of primitive man, and of the great national assemblies and international conventions of latter-day man.