If, as I hope, he grants
me my wish, be sure that you wake me an hour before the dawn, and speak to me in these words: "My sister, if you are not asleep, I beg you, before the sun rises, to tell me one of your charming stories.
We there find that, notwithstanding the affirmative grants
of general authorities, there has been the most pointed care in those cases where it was deemed improper that the like authorities should reside in the States, to insert negative clauses prohibiting the exercise of them by the States.
Had they attempted to enumerate the particular powers or means not necessary or proper for carrying the general powers into execution, the task would have been no less chimerical; and would have been liable to this further objection, that every defect in the enumeration would have been equivalent to a positive grant
The General Grant
passed, on the 23rd of November, the one hundred and eightieth meridian, and was at the very antipodes of London.
,” lifting his cap, “I feel indebted to your attention.
Norris took possession of the White House, the Grants
arrived at the Parsonage, and these events over, everything at Mansfield went on for some time as usual.
I never denied that you had a penetrating eye, and that was why I thought you would not refuse my brother Charles a thing so simple and so easy to grant
him as what I ask of you in his name, my lord cardinal, or rather in my own.
No State shall enter into any Treaty, Alliance, or Confederation; grant
Letters of Marque and Reprisal; coin Money; emit Bills of Credit; make any Thing but gold and silver Coin a Tender in Payment of Debts; pass any Bill of Attainder, ex post facto Law, or Law impairing the Obligation of Contracts, or grant
any Title of Nobility.
I never grant
favors without some return," said Oz; "but this much I will promise.
Then the man pitied him, and gave him all he had; and the little dwarf said in return, 'As you have such a kind honest heart, I will grant
you three wishes--one for every penny; so choose whatever you like.
only that Prince Kutuzov assumes real power and does not allow anyone to put a spoke in his wheel," observed Anna Pavlovna.
Two neighbours came before Jupiter and prayed him to grant
their hearts' desire.