Any Female, duly certified to be suffering from St.
For whenever the temper of the Women is thus exasperated by confinement at home or hampering regulations abroad, they are apt to vent their spleen upon their husbands and children; and in the less temperate climates the whole male population of a village has been sometimes destroyed in one or two hours of simultaneous female outbreak.
Just why the female
was keeping out of it I did not understand, unless it was that she was not entirely clear in her own mind as to precisely what her mate was attempt-ing.
He does not allow the most vigorous males to struggle for the females
Whereupon I was at much pains to describe to him the use of money, the materials it was made of, and the value of the metals; "that when a YAHOO had got a great store of this precious substance, he was able to purchase whatever he had a mind to; the finest clothing, the noblest houses, great tracts of land, the most costly meats and drinks, and have his choice of the most beautiful females
There were three Swine-men and a Swine-woman, a mare-rhinoceros-creature, and several other females
whose sources I did not ascertain.
To such perseverance in wilful self-deception Elizabeth would make no reply, and immediately and in silence withdrew, determined, that if he persisted in considering her repeated refusals as flattering encouragement, to apply to her father, whose negative might be uttered in such a manner as to be decisive, and whose behavior at least could not be mistaken for the affectation and coquetry of an elegant female
He was inwardly and deeply admiring the most youthful of the females
, for the natural and simple display of those very qualities that he forgot himself to exercise, when he was roused with a feeling of something like mortification, by hearing Charlotte exclaim, with a slight glow on her cheek--
The buxom female
shook her head with a compassionate and sympathising air; and, appealing to Sam, inquired whether his father really ought not to make an effort to keep up, and not give way to that lowness of spirits.
Kala sometimes talked with the older females
about her young hopeful, but none of them could understand how a child could be so slow and backward in learning to care for itself.
This same Teiresias was chosen by Zeus and Hera to decide the question whether the male or the female
has most pleasure in intercourse.
There are other and natural causes tending toward a diminution of population, but nothing contributes so greatly to this end as the fact that no male or female
Martian is ever voluntarily without a weapon of destruction.