In fact, I want to consult you about a few little bits they can hardly be called anything so definite as 'pieces' but I am in doubt about their arrangement. The placing of independent pieces is such a difficulty to me, you know! One must secure some sort of a progression!" "Ah, I shall enjoy that," said Father Payne. "But you won't take my advice, you know you never do!"
His purpose in placing the guns as he had done, near the entrance of the lodge, was to tempt the boys to make a rush to escape. When they did so, Arorara proposed that he and Wish-o-wa-tum should leap upon them with knives. When this plan was fully explained to the chief, he nodded his head and signified that he would willingly lend his hand.
When information was brought to Lord James Hay of what was going on, he went out, and arrived just as a troop of French gensdarmes were on the point of charging the Prussians, then in the garden. He lost no time in calling out his men, and, placing himself between the gensdarmes and the officers, said he should fire upon the first who moved.
Hence by the requirements of the case man should be capable of placing himself either in a positive or a negative relation to the Parent Mind, from which he originates; otherwise he would be nothing more than a clockwork figure. In this necessity of the case, then, we find the reason why the life, love, and beauty of the Spirit are not visibly reproduced in every human being.
The trick of the matador with his red cloak suggested itself in this moment of peril. Both had seen it performed Don Pablo often and knew something of the "way." In a moment both had stripped the ponchos from their shoulders, and, placing themselves
Placing his whole happiness in the possession of this imperious beauty, the most trifling circumstances were capable of alarming him for the security of his pretensions. But most of all he was jealous of the English cavalier.
There are, indeed, many here who think that the Elector of Brandenburg ought to make himself free and independent of that very Emperor, beneficent though he be, and, because your highness stands in their way, they attach themselves to the son, and, placing him at their head, wish to constitute him an opponent of the Emperor and empire.
From under her painted lashes she flashed a glance at me. I hope never to see again that look upon a woman's face. "Thank you," I said. "Yes, I understand. It was very kind of you. I shall always wear it." Placing the ring upon my finger, I left the room. Slowly, surely, steadily I climbed, putting aside all dreams, paying strict attention to business.
I'll take Rover to the north and let him pick up the trail. When I find it, I'll come back far enough to call to you. May be to the south, though, but we'll soon see." He disappeared around a giant ice-pile and, in a twinkling, was lost to view. The two girls, placing their burdens of food and Marian's sketches on an up-ended ice-cake, sat down to wait. They were growing weary.
He was sternly instructed by the States-General, under whose orders he acted, to take possession of the city at all hazards. He was to insist on placing there a garrison of 2000 foot and 300 horse, and to permit not another armed man within the walls. The members of the council of state and of the States of Utrecht accompanied the army.