Everyone seemed rather out of sorts
and inclined to croak.
In their feeling for the boys under their charge such men are not unlike the finer sort
of women in their love of men.
Damon, "which it doesn't usually do, being an aristocratic sort
of train, not given even to hesitating at our humble little town.
Perhaps the glide of long railway travel was still with me, for more than anything else I felt motion in the landscape; in the fresh, easy-blowing morning wind, and in the earth itself, as if the shaggy grass were a sort
of loose hide, and underneath it herds of wild buffalo were galloping, galloping .
Moving on, I at last came to a dim sort
of light not far from the docks, and heard a forlorn creaking in the air; and looking up, saw a swinging sign over the door with a white painting upon it, faintly representing a tall straight jet of misty spray, and these words underneath -- The Spouter-Inn: --Peter Coffin.
The beeves are of several kinds; one sort
they have without horns, which are of no other use than to carry burthens, and serve instead of mules.
For examples of the second sort
of lineage, that began with greatness and maintains it still without adding to it, there are the many princes who have inherited the dignity, and maintain themselves in their inheritance, without increasing or diminishing it, keeping peacefully within the limits of their states.
I don't mean one of those two-pages-to-the-week-with-Sunday-squeezed-in-a-corner diaries, but a sort
of journal which I can write in whenever I feel inclined.
But yet I am firmly persuaded that a great deal of consciousness, every sort
of consciousness, in fact, is a disease.
But what sort
of an abode have I lighted upon, Barbara Alexievna?
There are six sorts
of movement: generation, destruction, increase, diminution, alteration, and change of place.
Blunt, who gave us all those details with a sort
of languid zest covering a secret irritation.