And at last I answered, like one defiant: "Yea, I know it, but I will not speak
I was anxious, however, that the way might also be opened for me to speak
directly to a representative Southern white audience.
He listened, then laughed aloud, and said: 'Tell him who sent you that the mouth of Dingaan shall be welcome, and shall speak
the words of Dingaan in peace; yet I would that it were the head of Dingaan that came and not his mouth only, for then Axe Groan-Maker would join in our talk--ay, because of one Mopo, whom his brother Chaka murdered, it would also speak
We MUST speak
of it then: we are not obliged to speak
of it now.
Hear me, Trojans and Achaeans, that I may speak
even as I am minded; Jove on his high throne has brought our oaths and covenants to nothing, and foreshadows ill for both of us, till you either take the towers of Troy, or are yourselves vanquished at your ships.
May I ask how it is that one who writes English does not speak
He himself did not yet know what he would say, but he began to speak
eagerly, occasionally lapsing into French or expressing himself in bookish Russian.
Tell him I must see him again--must speak
to him instantly.
She made her plan; she would speak
of something totally differentthe children in Brunswick Square; and she only waited for breath to begin, when Mr.
She saw all these perils -- and still the cruel courage to face the worst, and speak
, was as far from her as ever.
I took the opportunity of her being from home, to beg to speak
Discretion of speech, is more than eloquence; and to speak
agreeably to him, with whom we deal, is more than to speak
in good words, or in good order.