The great emporium of its commerce, the great reservoir of its wealth, lies every moment at the mercy of events, and may almost be regarded as a hostage for ignominious compliances with the dictates of a foreign
enemy, or even with the rapacious demands of pirates and barbarians.
No Title of Nobility shall be granted by the United States; and no Person holding any Office of Profit or Trust under them, shall, without the Consent of the Congress, accept of any present, Emolument, Office, or Title, of any kind whatever, from any King, Prince, or foreign
which I had no doubt at the time was a foreign
mode of viewing a clerk), she would do herself the pleasure of continually calling at my place until she was let in here.
There are stalwart Bedouins of the desert here, and stately Moors proud of a history that goes back to the night of time; and Jews whose fathers fled hither centuries upon centuries ago; and swarthy Riffians from the mountains--born cut-throats--and original, genuine Negroes as black as Moses; and howling dervishes and a hundred breeds of Arabs--all sorts and descriptions of people that are foreign
and curious to look upon.
A good rule that, and only relaxed by courtesy in favour of the retinue of visiting royalty from a friendly foreign
But what all England did not know De Vac had gleaned from scraps of conversation dropped in the armory: that Henry was even now negotiating with the leaders of foreign
mercenaries, and with Louis IX of France, for a sufficient force of knights and menat-arms to wage a relentless war upon his own barons that he might effectively put a stop to all future interference by them with the royal prerogative of the Plantagenets to misrule England.
From the selling of quack medicines he had proceeded to the adulterating of foreign
wines, varied by lucrative evening occupation in the Paris gambling houses.
A MAN who had traveled in foreign
lands boasted very much, on returning to his own country, of the many wonderful and heroic feats he had performed in the different places he had visited.
asked a Traveller from a Foreign
Land of the first man he met in America.
The observatories of the Union placed themselves in immediate communication with those of foreign
All right, so far--except our business with the small foreign
Prayer looks abroad and asks for some foreign
addition to come through some foreign
virtue, and loses itself in endless mazes of natural and supernatural, and mediatorial and miraculous.