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Beechcroft at Rockstone

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

..., changed into a train for Rockstone, and Harry was to return to his theo- logical college, after seeing Mysie and Primrose off with nurse on their wa... ... young ladies can’t do—well, impulsive things without a few vexa- tions in consequence. Don’t be so dismayed, I don’t know of anything, and I cannot t... ...ons of her pupil’s exercises. She recoiled from the idea that this was the consequence either of having swell friends, or of getting out of her depth ... ... Valetta is only a child; it won’t hurt her to have this natural recoil of consequences, and her mother will be at home in three weeks’ time. It signi... ...joined heartily with Aunt Jane in trying to make the child understand that consequences of- ten come in spite of pardon and repentance. T o Gillian he... ...ane, feeling as if the girl were going to swoon on the spot in the shock. ‘Consequences are not in our hands. Whatever it came from, and very sad it w...

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The Country of the Blind and Other Stories

By: H. G. Wells

...scover I was peering into remote and mysterious worlds ruled by an or- der logical indeed but other than our common sanity. The ‘nineties was a good a... ...ud- den change in the field of force due to the lightning. He thinks, as a consequence of this, that it may be possible to live visually in one part o... ... die in the grip of the Great Dynamo he had been a little scared about the consequences of his act. Yet he felt strangely elated, and knew that the fa... ...the great feud between Hapley and Professor Pawkins, though certain of its consequences may be new to you. For those who have not, a word or two of ex... .... I was inclined to imagine there was still some hiatus in my memory, as a consequence of my draught of that strange liqueur; that I had come into my ... ...shed ashore near Torquay, and a few days later a boat from the Marine Bio- logical station, engaged in dredging off Plymouth, picked up a rotting spec... ...a proverbial expression! The evi- dence of his absolute disappearance as a consequence of that explosion is indubitable. It is not necessary to enlarg... ... equally be- tween his biological work at the College and social and theo- logical theorising, an employment which he took in deadly earnest. Of a nig... ...e acceptable haziness. And from that, following, as I must admit, no clear logical path, he came to the test of experiment. He pointed resolutely to h...

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The Heir of Redclyffe

By: Charlotte Mary Yonge

...en him a severity, an unwillingness to trust, which I believe is often the consequence of a great disappointment either in love or in friendship.’ ‘Th... ...‘Tell him his first bugle has so distracted me that I can’t answer for the consequences if I come to-night. ‘Mrs. Edmonstone came in, saying,— ‘Come, ... ...t it die away as fast as possible. It is only the rout about it that is of consequence.’ 141 Yo n g e ‘It is very odd,’ said Amy, ‘but I must dress,’... ...bastian had not surmounted his anger at this step when he learnt its fatal consequences. Ever since that time, noth- ing had prospered with him: he ha... ...s necessaries; but he had never been brought up to think self-indulgence a consequence of riches, he did not care what was said of him, he had no expe... ...was the great stone on which he had broken his best knife in a fit of geo- logical research; there was the pool where he used to skate; there the sudd...

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Lay Morals

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...loose with mankind’s resources against hunger; there will be less bread in consequence, and for lack of that bread somebody will die next winter: a gr... ... a question; I am indeed ready, and more than willing, to accept the rigid consequence, and lay aside, as far as the treachery of the reason will perm... ...ple this in- direct and tactical procedure in life, and to judge by remote consequences instead of the immediate face of things. The very desire to ac... ..., not seeing any clear distinc- tion, we fall back on the consideration of consequences. The truth is, by the scope of our present teaching, nothing i... ...walk- ing with our own conscience every hour of the day, and not fame, the consequence, the far-off reverberation of our foot- steps. The walk, not th... ...ought humorous situations. There 108 Robert Louis Stevenson will be now a logical nexus between the moral expressed and the machinery employed to exp... ...iority over any other. But the fable does not end here, as perhaps, in all logical strict- ness, it should. It wanders off into a discussion as to whi... ...ng Banquo. He may have some northern poetry of speech, but he has not much logical understand- ing. In his dealings with the supernatural powers he is...

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Boyhood

By: Leo Tolstoy, Graf

...Katenka on the subject, since a certain practical instinct, opposed to all logical reasoning, warned me that, right though she possibly was, I should ... ...isement at the police-station. Nevertheless, these faults of his and their consequences only served to elevate him in Masha’s eyes, and to increase he...

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Familiar Studies of Men and Books

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

...any various volumes, is bound, above all things, to make that condensation logical and striking. For the only justification of his writing at all is t... ...fault, as all of us do, and openly overtaken, as not all of us are, by its consequences, to gloss the matter over, with too polite biographers, is to ... ...lainly, what every one well knows, of Burns’s profligacy, and of the fatal consequences of his marriage. And for this there are perhaps two subsidiary... ...r represent an act that was vir- tuous in itself, as attended by any other consequences than a large family and fortune. To hint that Burns’s marriage... ...timidly made elsewhere, have in them been carried boldly out to their last consequences; much that was indefinite in literary tenden- cies has attaine... ...from another point of view – to reproduce a colour, a sound, an outline, a logical argument, a physical action. He can show his readers, behind and ar... ...e nature of tragedy. The gospel according to Whitman, even if it be not so logical, has this advantage over the gospel according to Pangloss, that it ... ... the price we have to pay for cochineal. And with that murder- ous parody, logical optimism and the praises of the best of possible words went irrevoc... ... afternoon, or at morning as he lay awake in bed. With our deeper and more logical sense of life, we can have no idea how large a space in the attenti...

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Memories and Portraits

By: Robert Louis Stevenson

... erate care, and none ever had more certificates for less edu- cation. One consequence, however, of my system is that I have much less to say of Profe... ...n- sole; books of a large design, shadowing the complexity of that game of consequences to which we all sit down, the hanger-back not least. But the a... ...ng them indeed; but when they were done, I could see they were rubbish. In consequence, I very rarely showed them even to my friends; and such friends... ...r and answer arguments, not only with natural wisdom, but with candour and logical honesty. But if the subject of debate be something in the air, an a... ...t of debate be something in the air, an abstraction, an excuse for talk, a logical Aunt Sally, then may the male debater instantly abandon hope; he ma...

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Trendsiters Digital Content and Web Technologies

By: Sam Vaknin

...till, it was a revolution whose magnitude is difficult to gauge and whose consequences defy imagination. It carries an equally momentous price tag -... ...hip and on the economics of publishing? A. The DMCA has several harmful consequences for scholarship. First, it prevents some scientists who happ... ...d re-invent themselves. Everyone else watches in amazement and dismay the consequences of this grand folly: innovation is thwarted, consumers penali... ...e smokescreen: identities can rarely be established and evading the legal consequences of one's actions or omissions is easy. As the exposure of the... ...nd applications to talk to each other. What matters are accessibility and logical and user-friendly work-flows. Enter Enfish. In its own words, i... ... is a prime example of a collective brain in action. 2. The Intranet - a Logical Extension of the Collective Computer LANs (Local Area Networks) ar... ...d inaccessible. Moreover, the Internet manipulates strings of symbols, not logical or semantic propositions. In other words, the Net compares values ... ...ed to the subject and those pertaining to the rest of the universe). d. Logically compatible – It must not violate the laws of logic both internall... ...ng a pattern emerging out of a big body of data. The insights must be the logical conclusion of the logic, the language and of the development of th...

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WTF! This is a Liberal Utopia!

By: Frank B. Thompson, III

...e same high-sounding, muddled thinking of the geniuses on 'the left;' through vapid, touchy-feely, non-erudite, irrational conclusions and illogical, logical sounding arguments. The book the publishing houses would never let see the light of day....

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The Public Domain : Enclosing the Commons of the Mind

By: James Boyle

...ts with those to physical property. (I outline that process and its negative consequences in the next chapter.) They will argue, and again I agree, th... ...1.qxd 8/28/08 11:04 AM Page 19 milk, you cannot. Excludable property is, logically enough, property from which others can easily be excluded or ke... ...might, during sixty years, to Boswell’s eldest son. What would have been the consequence? An unadulterated copy of the finest biographical work in the ... ...om the same evidence” or from extending those arguments and developing their consequences. In a line that Hesse rightly highlights, he declares that a... ... of authors’ rights it turned out, in Hesse’s words, to reflect “an epistemo- logically impure and unstable legal synthesis that combined an instrument... ...century.” Poor Jefferson. How lucky we are to have Mr. Helprin to remedy the consequences of his lack of vision. Or perhaps not. Think of the way that... ...imply because they may be used to infringe copyrights. That, however, is the logical implication of their claim. The re- quest for an injunction below... ...ss to the property. The rules that forbid circumvention of these systems are logically, if not elegantly, referred to as the anticircumvention provisi... ... ing the operation of computers, a metaphor that enables us to imitate their logical processes. In the words of Wikipedia, “despite their simplicity—[...

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The Vatican Conspiracy

By: Jonathan Cross

...out the words not knowing where they came from, certainly not his formidable, logical mind. Michael Brand left, leaving the room in a p... ...ion, if any governmental agency chooses to file charges, I'll accept whatever consequences that comes with it." Alex turned back to the full audience... ...onger. Tonight, he would not mince words. Oshiro would have to understand the consequences of his decision. The table was set as elegantly as a gar... ...k for you, if you wish, but they must 219 J.Cross/Artemis understand the consequences of disobedience to the Oyabun, and the refusal of this mi... ... Alex?" she said trembling with emotion. This wasn't the time for Alex to be logical. He just held her in his arms. Alex said quietly to Walter, "... ...bed an Iraqi power plant. 274 J.Cross/Artemis But Soule’ was, however, a logical man, and to some degree he understood why they had done so. Hi... ...inch the Israelis too hard, they will react. And you may not be ready for the consequences." Soule' nodded his agreement. "You will have your rev... ...t that the Colombians are not even trying to get drugs into the country. As a consequence, the Russian gangs are letting up on the Puerto Ricans and ...

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The Writings of Abraham Lincoln in Seven Volumes Volume 2 of 7

By: Abraham Lincoln

...t the case, or to be re- tained by you if no one does. There is nothing of consequence new here. Congress is to organize to-morrow. Last night we held... ...postmasters instead of being limited to those of specific offices. (3) The consequence of this extension of authority was that, in innumerable instanc... ...d. It was true the question ap- peared in a different aspect to persons in consequence of a difference in the point from which they looked at it. It d... ...ructing roads, and the reserved sections were to be en- hanced in value in consequence. When that bill came here for the action of this House—it had b... ...ion so much as relates to the present embarrassed state of the treasury in consequence of the Mexican War. Those general positions are: that internal ... ...ot object to your tak- ing your slave. Now, I admit that this is perfectly logical if there is no difference between hogs and negroes. But while you t...

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The Aspern Papers

By: Henry James

...a couple of rooms. I expressed this idea to Mrs. Prest, who gave me a very logical reply. “If she didn’t live in a big house how could it be a ques- t... ...ow what to do, as I say, but at a venture I made a wild, vague movement in consequence of which I found myself at the door. I remember standing there ... ...o Mrs. Prest that I would make love to her; but it had been a joke without consequences and I had never said it to Tita Bordereau. I had been as kind ...

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The Last Chronicle of Barset

By: Anthony Trollope

...ent, and that he had quarrelled, or attempted to quarrel, with the dean in consequence—had so attempted, although the money had in part passed through... ...ings not appertaining to his daily life, and its difficulties. He could be logical with a vengeance—so logical as to cause infinite trouble to his wif... ... cause infinite trouble to his wife, who, with all her good sense, was not logical. And he had Greek at his fingers’ ends—as his daughter very well kn... ...ill in ascertaining the real truth as to the alleged theft. But he was not logical, and thus, meaning to be generous, he became unjust. He found that ... ...rceived at once that the bishop was about to interfere with her husband in consequence of that which the magistrates had done yesterday. ‘Mamma, he do... ...d her. Her husband had been a physician in Paris, and had been knighted in consequence of some benefit supposed to have been done to some French scion... ... that he might possibly be a friend of Crosbie’s, and became melancholy in consequence. Crosbie might have thought it expedient to send an ambassador ... ...daughter, her Lily, had come across a man who was a scoundrel, and, as the consequence of that meeting, all her life was marred! Could any credit be g...

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The Golden Bowl

By: Henry James

...ny and in the interest of his own larger absorption of my sense? The prime consequence on one’s own part of re perusal is a sense for ever so many mor... ... Chapter 1 11 antidote to superstition, which was in its turn too much the consequence, or at least the exhalation, of archives. He thought of these t... ...t, so any idea she might have would contribute to that effect. He had as a consequence—in all consistency—to take it for amusing that she reaffirmed, a... ...m: her situation indeed in connexion with that order of traffic was full of consequences produced by her father’s. Mr. Verver, one of the great collect... ...ter had at the most always been small, that was doubtless in some degree a consequence of the fewness of the former. His greatest inconvenience, he wo... ...ashion, the very basis of her enjoyment of his hospitality—without seeing, logically, a responsibility attached. And this was to remain none the less ... ... that she really believes.” With which Charlotte became still more lucidly logical. “The reality of his belief will depend in such a case on the reali... ...ied to him before— if only because it had never come up for her, properly, logically, morally, that she must. As soon as she had put to him the questi... ...kept her up, made her rise higher: just as it was the sense of action that logically involved some platform—action quite positively for the first time ...

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Best of Four

By: David Retz

... because of this. They don’t care what they do, nor do they care about the consequences. I believe that because my mom was there, she taught me the th... ...as and statistics have come from is an act of plagiarism. Serious academic consequences can result from such behavior, and it is a federal crime to co... ...rents that the police cited me for underage drinking. I never knew all the consequences of drinking and I chose the wrong way to find them out. I’m no... ... I’m not sure I could have handled. The campus was notified, adding to the consequences I had to accept. Even though we were caught off campus, the ca... ...Segments, whether sec- tions or paragraphs, are fully developed and follow logically from what precedes them. Headings and subheadings are appropri- a... ... has an effective introduction and conclusion. The order of information is logical, and the reader can follow it because of well-chosen transitions. P... ... can follow it because of well-chosen transitions. Paragraph divisions are logical, and the paragraphs use enough specific detail to make their point ...

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The 9/11 Commission Report Final Report of the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States

By: Thomas H. Kean

...ial security measures. Under security rules in place at the time, the only consequence of Atta’s selection by CAPPS was that his checked bags were hel... ...d because the agent found both of the passengers to be suspicious.The only consequence of their selection was that their checked bags were held off th... ...ac- curate accounts created the impression that the Langley scramble was a logical response to an actual hijacked aircraft. In fact, not only was the ... ...related to the W orld Trade Center bombing and other plots. An unfortunate consequence of this superb investigative and prosecutorial effort was that ... ...cedures was ignored routinely. 37 We will describe some of the unfortunate consequences of these accumulated institutional beliefs and prac- tices in ... ...lly ended in negotiations, an ambassador or other embassy official was the logical person to represent U.S. interests. Keeping U.S. diplomatic efforts... ...hile targets, such as other al Qaeda leaders or stocks of chemical or bio- logical weapons. 117 Clarke was not alone in his enthusiasm. He had backing... ...hdhar several years later. 13 The circumstantial evidence makes Thumairy a logical person to consider as a possible contact for Hazmi and Mihdhar.Y et... ...82 Mullah Omar is reported to have opposed this course of action for ideo- logical reasons rather than out of fear of U.S. retaliation. He is said to ...

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