And again every detail of his quarrel
with his wife was present to his imagination, all the hopelessness of his position, and worst of all, his own fault.
Glegg's unmistakable kind-heartedness was shown in this, that it pained him more to see his wife at variance with others,--even with Dolly, the servant,--than to be in a state of cavil with her himself; and the quarrel
between her and Mr.
The poem goes on to tell how Umbriel, a dusky melancholy sprite, in order to make the quarrel
worse, flew off to the witch Spleen, and returned with a bag full of "sighs, sobs, and passions, and the war of tongues," "soft sorrows, melting griefs, and flowing tears," and emptied it over Belinda's head.
This economy enabled him to buy a satisfactory decision when the cause of the quarrel
was submitted to arbitration.
He was angry with himself, and when Sharp came in a little while afterwards he seized upon the first opportunity to quarrel
He had espoused Clam's side of the quarrel
On the afternoon of July 17th, continued Counsel, immediately after the quarrel
with her son, Mrs.
I am always afraid of a quarrel
when I am expected at any place and when such a quarrel
might possibly prevent my reaching it.
Surely Priam with his sons would rejoice, and the Trojans be glad at heart if they could hear this quarrel
between you two, who are so excellent in fight and counsel.
A violent quarrel
arose between him and Lisa, and he left the boat in high dudgeon.
A vow to the saints," cried Alleyne, "is indeed not to be set aside; but this is a devil's vow, and, simple clerk as I am, I am yet the mouthpiece of the true church when I say that it were mortal sin to fight on such a quarrel
Their chief, Macgregor of Macgregor, was in exile; the more immediate leader of that part of them about Balquhidder, James More, Rob Roy's eldest son, lay waiting his trial in Edinburgh Castle; they were in ill-blood with Highlander and Lowlander, with the Grahames, the Maclarens, and the Stewarts; and Alan, who took up the quarrel
of any friend, however distant, was extremely wishful to avoid them.