At first it seemed that green things would never cease pushing their way
through the earth, in the grass, in the beds, even in the crevices of the walls.
It was not essential that he should plan his ways
in regard to them.
Making his way
through the tainted crowd, dispersed up and down this hideous scene of action, with the skill of a man accustomed to make his way
quietly, the messenger found out the door he sought, and handed in his letter through a trap in it.
In later time, when I came to know their ways
, I was to learn.
There is ways
to keep off some kinds of bad luck, but this wasn't one of them kind; so I never tried to do anything, but just poked along low-spirited and on the watch-out.
He arrived at the haunted house in disguise on the Wednesday before the advent of the twins--after writing his Aunt Pratt that he would not arrive until two days after--and laying in hiding there with his mother until toward daylight Friday morning, when he went to his uncle's house and entered by the back way
with his own key, and slipped up to his room where he could have the use of the mirror and toilet articles.
The women and children of a man's retinue may be likened to a military unit for which he is responsible in various ways
, as in matters of instruction, discipline, sustenance, and the exigencies of their continual roamings and their unending strife with other communities and with the red Martians.
And touching this matter of outward show, they are both very lordly, and neither of them likes it to be referred to, but they endure in different ways
In a way
, he thought, he would be sorry to leave it.
There will be many little things along our way
to make us glad.
Or is it something complex, perhaps consisting in our way
of behaving in the presence of objects, or, alternatively, in the existence in us of things called "ideas," having a certain relation to objects, though different from them, and only symbolically representative of them?
The Fox thought first of one way
, then of another, and while he was debating the hounds came nearer and nearer, and at last the Fox in his confusion was caught up by the hounds and soon killed by the huntsmen.