The legislature of the United States would certainly have full power to provide, that in appeals
to the Supreme Court there should be no re-examination of facts where they had been tried in the original causes by juries.
My one object in following a new course is to enlarge the range of my studies in the art of writing fiction, and to vary the form in which I make my appeal
to the reader, as attractively as I can.
But he found himself encompassed with guards and forced to remain silent while the Chief Circle in a few impassioned words made a final appeal
to the Women, exclaiming that, if the Colour Bill passed, no marriage would henceforth be safe, no woman's honour secure; fraud, deception, hypocrisy would pervade every household; domestic bliss would share the fate of the Constitution and pass to speedy perdition.
I do not know why I had an inkling that it would appeal
to Strickland's sense of humour to bring a furious stockbroker over to Paris on a fool's errand to an ill-famed house in a mean street.
I should advise you to appeal
to Rumyantsev through Prince Golitsyn.
The life and character I have found portrayed there have appealed
always to the consciousness of right and wrong implanted in me; and from no one has this appeal
been stronger than from George Eliot.
In the heart of the jungle, dear," she said, "with no other form of right or justice to appeal
to other than your own mighty muscles, you would be warranted in executing upon this man the sentence he deserves; but with the strong arm of a civilized government at your disposal it would be murder to kill him now.
Her voice broke for the moment, and when she went on there was a note of appeal
in it that well-nigh convicted him to himself of being a brute.
Instead, Jerry was all placation and appeal
, all softness of pleading in a body denied speech that nevertheless was articulate, from wagging tail and wriggling sides to flat-laid ears and eyes that almost spoke, to any human sensitive of understanding.
to him to say if there are any unhealthy influences in Mr.
It turned out to be an appeal
to the people of the Province of Pang Ki to drive the foreign devils out of the country and burn their dwellings and churches.
Apart from that, he had but one thought: to complete his written appeal
to the benign powers who, traversing the haunted wood, might some time rescue him if he should be denied the blessing of annihilation.