The two boys who had been quarrelling
came over to look at the hare, and Sancho asked one of them what their quarrel was about.
A grand outbreak of wild debauch ensued among the mountaineers; drinking, dancing, swaggering, gambling, quarrelling
, and fighting.
As to quarrelling
with him, it would have been stupid.
Yes, my boy, yes--it's taken all the time since I first went; but they're slow, they're slow; and there's the counsel they've got for her puts a spoke in the wheel whenever he can, and makes a deal to do with cross-examining the witnesses and quarrelling
with the other lawyers.
It will take them all ten years to heal the wounds my lightning shall inflict upon them; my grey-eyed daughter will then learn what quarrelling
with her father means.
We cannot prove to the contrary, to be sure; but I wish you a better fate, Miss Price, than to be the wife of a man whose amiableness depends upon his own sermons; for though he may preach himself into a good-humour every Sunday, it will be bad enough to have him quarrelling
about green geese from Monday morning till Saturday night.
So the brothers agreed that this plan would be much better than either quarrelling
or marrying a lady who had no mind to have them.
It seems like tens of thousands of them," said Tess; "holding public-meetings in their market-places, arguing, preaching, quarrelling
, sobbing, groaning, praying, and cursing.
To persons of spirit like ourselves the only happy marriage is that which is based on a firm foundation of almost incessant quarrelling
At Cnidus the oligarchy was destroyed by the nobles quarrelling
with each other, because the government was in the hands of so few: for there, as we have just mentioned, if the father was in office, the son could not; or, if there were many brothers, the eldest only; for the people, taking advantage of their disputes, elected one of the nobles for their general, and got the victory: for where there are seditions government is weak.
I made up my mind to get him away quietly, without quarrelling
D'you think it's worth while quarrelling
with me too?