Well, I'm mighty glad to hear ye all and see ye all once more, 'cause I don't know when I'll be gone to glory
; but I've done got ready, chil'en; 'pears like I'd got my little bundle all tied up, and my bonnet on, jest a waitin' for the stage to come along and take me home; sometimes, in the night, I think I hear the wheels a rattlin', and I'm lookin' out all the time; now, you jest be ready too, for I tell ye all, chil'en," she said striking her staff hard on the floor, "dat ar glory
is a mighty thing
Eager inquiries concerning the twins were pouring into their enchanted ears all the time; each was the constant center of a group of breathless listeners; each recognized that she knew now for the first time the real meaning of that great word Glory
, and perceived the stupendous value of it, and understand why men in all ages had been willing to throw away meaner happiness, treasure, life itself, to get a taste of its sublime and supreme joy.
Nay, I was not afraid: I stood upright and gazed upon her glory
face to face.
never shall his wrath or might Extort from me.
It was the lot of Lord Nelson to exalt all this glory
He flourished his broad thumb with a gesture of unspeakable contempt and derision, while little Penn covered himself with glory
by piping up: "Gee a little
They that desire to excel in too many matters, out of levity and vain glory
, are ever envious.
Even my eyes, for long years accustomed to the barbaric splendours of a Martian Jeddak's court, were amazed at the glory
of the scene.
The North American Review could not, without some displeasure, contemplate so much glory
monopolized by England.
I do not shrink from saying that it will not tend to your son's eternal welfare or to the glory
Now, I glory
in feather-beds, and the more unhygienic and feathery they are the more I glory
Endowed with an iron frame and a stout heart, how would he have disappointed his enemies if they could only have seen, in the dark cell of the Buytenhof, his pale face lit up by the smile of the martyr, who forgets the dross of this earth after having obtained a glimpse of the bright glory