It's an awful thing to go to bed with a good-night look at General Kitchener, William Muldoon, the Duchess of Marlborough
, and Benvenuto Cellini.
"At Marlborough!"--cried Elinor, more and more at a loss to understand what he would be at.
"Yes,--I left London this morning at eight o'clock, and the only ten minutes I have spent out of my chaise since that time procured me a nuncheon at Marlborough."
Mr Elliot, and his friends in Marlborough
Buildings, were talked of the whole evening.
When the spring stirs my blood With the instinct to travel, I can get enough gravel On the Old Marlborough Road.
If with fancy unfurled You leave your abode, You may go round the world By the Old Marlborough Road.
'There are many pleasanter places even in this dreary world, than Marlborough Downs when it blows hard; and if you throw in beside, a gloomy winter's evening, a miry and sloppy road, and a pelting fall of heavy rain, and try the effect, by way of experiment, in your own proper person, you will experience the full force of this observation.
But I can say that Tom had no sooner finished speaking, than she pricked up her ears, and started forward at a speed which made the clay-coloured gig rattle until you would have supposed every one of the red spokes were going to fly out on the turf of Marlborough Downs; and even Tom, whip as he was, couldn't stop or check her pace, until she drew up of her own accord, before a roadside inn on the right-hand side of the way, about half a quarter of a mile from the end of the Downs.
"Governor Shute, formerly a Colonel under Marlborough
, and whom the people frightened out of the province; and learned Governor Burnet, whom the legislature tormented into a mortal fever."
But the English campaigns under the Duke of Marlborough
against Louis XIV were supported by the Whigs,
The next day it came out in the evening papers that Private Miles, of the Coldstream Guards, on duty outside Marlborough
House, had deserted his post without leave, and was therefore courtmartialed.
Route 20 signalization improvements and resurfacing from Stevens Street in Marlborough
to Landham Road in Sudbury ($11.5 million)