Will not the government of the Union, which, if possessed of a due degree of power, can call to its aid
the collective resources of the whole Confederacy, be more likely to repress the FORMER sentiment and to inspire the LATTER, than that of a single State, which can only command the resources within itself?
I knew that she was fond of me, and now that I had discovered that she hated cruelty and barbarity I was confident that I could depend upon her to aid
me and the girl captive to escape, provided of course that such a thing was within the range of possibilities.
But if he with whom you ally yourself loses, you may be sheltered by him, and whilst he is able he may aid
you, and you become companions on a fortune that may rise again.
Astor was obliged to comfort himself with the hope that the Lark might reach Astoria in safety and, that, aided
by her supplies, and by the good management of Mr.
A trailing bamboo in the Malay Archipelago climbs the loftiest trees by the aid
of exquisitely constructed hooks clustered around the ends of the branches, and this contrivance, no doubt, is of the highest service to the plant; but as we see nearly similar hooks on many trees which are not climbers, the hooks on the bamboo may have arisen from unknown laws of growth, and have been subsequently taken advantage of by the plant undergoing further modification and becoming a climber.
Fight or flee, or compound with the outlaws as thou dost list, ask neither aid
nor company from us; and if they rob only such as thee, who rob all the world, I, for mine own share, shall hold them right honest folk.''
"As I was weeping and begging on the high road, a minister from Kingston took me in, instructed me in the Calvinistic faith, taught me all he knew himself and aided
me in my researches after my family."
I watch, I toil, I hope, I pray; Jehovah, in his own time, will aid
Marilla, as she picked her steps along the damp lane, thought that it was really a satisfaction to know that she was going home to a briskly snapping wood fire and a table nicely spread for tea, instead of to the cold comfort of old Aid
meeting evenings before Anne had come to Green Gables.
"Very likely--though I've not had the pleasure of the Ladies' Aid
's acquaintance," rejoined Miss Polly, stiffly, trying to unclasp the small, clinging fingers, and turning frowning eyes on Nancy in the doorway.
Who does not know of your cruelty to the poor and ignorant--you who should use your great office to aid
them, instead of oppress?
"We want you to help us in this conquest," he announced, "for we need the mighty aid
of the Growleywogs in order to make sure that we shall not be defeated.