But she pertinaciously refused to make any response
. So that he was about to make her mittimus to Bridewell when I departed."
'A vexatious (do you hear, sir?), a vexatious, capricious, thankless, troublesome, Animal; but I hope you'll do better in the time to come, and I bless you and forgive you!' Here, she quite forgot that it was Pa's turn to make the responses
, and clung to his neck.
"The Law of Effect is that: Of several responses
made to the same situation, those which are accompanied or closely followed by satisfaction to the animal will, other things being equal, be more firmly connected with the situation, so that, when it recurs, they will be more likely to recur; those which are accompanied or closely followed by discomfort to the animal will, other things being equal, have their connections with that situation weakened, so that, when it recurs, they will be less likely to occur.
three thousand hairy bulls leaped screaming and barking into the village of the terrified blacks.
A second and third response
was made by this juvenile assistant, when the manly sounds of a male voice proceeded from the opposite part of the room, Miss Temple knew the tones of the young hunter instantly, and struggling to overcome her own diffidence she added her low voice to the number.
She can have no enmity against me, for never until I came to this room in response
to her cries for help had I seen her."
to his more violent attacks, the bell gave, now and then, a moderate tinkle, but could not be stirred into clamor by any exertion of the little fellow's childish and tiptoe strength.
The other knight made no response
other than to rest his lance upon his thigh and with lowered point ride toward his ebon adversary.
The faint light from the grating above revealed the pile of rags in one corner; but the man lay beneath them, he made no response
to Bradley's low greeting.
He always arrived back lean and hungry and savage, and always departed fresh and vigorous, cleaving his way northward in response
to some prompting of his being that no one could understand.
He suddenly left the cabin, and I heard him in violent controversy with some one, who seemed to me to talk gibberish in response
They listened, rapped on the scaly burnt metal with a stick, and, meeting with no response
, they both concluded the man or men inside must be insensible or dead.