It seemed to free her of a responsibility which she had blindly assumed and for which Fate had not fitted
His nether garment was a yellow nankeen, closely fitted
to the shape, and tied at his bunches of knees by large knots of white ribbon, a good deal sullied by use.
It belongs to me and Captain Bildad to see the Pequod fitted
out for the voyage, and supplied with all her needs, including crew.
A gay robe of scarlet and yellow plaid, carefully made and neatly fitted
, set off to advantage the dark and rich style of his beauty; and a certain comic air of assurance, blended with bashfulness, showed that he had been not unused to being petted and noticed by his master.
Linnaeus said long ago, "Nescio quae facies laeta, glabra plantis Americanis" (I know not what there is of joyous and smooth in the aspect of American plants); and I think that in this country there are no, or at most very few, Africanae bestiae, African beasts, as the Romans called them, and that in this respect also it is peculiarly fitted
for the habitation of man.
Sir Ozana's sad- dle was hung about with leather hat boxes, and every time he overcame a wandering knight he swore him into my service and fitted
him with a plug and made him wear it.
After much thought, I decided that I was a person fitted
to furnish to mankind this spectacle.
He had finished gouging out a cob, and now he fitted
a weed stem to it, loaded it with tobacco, and was pressing a coal to the charge and blowing a cloud of fragrant smoke -- he was in the full bloom of luxurious contentment.
She's got the making of 'most anything in her, Rebecca has; but I feel sometimes as if we were not fitted
to cope with her.
It had almost ruined me for every good purpose, and fitted
me for every thing which was bad.