This I accepted, and at the request of the same gentlemen, undertook to mark out a road in the best passage from the settlement
through the wilderness to Kentucke, with such assistance as I thought necessary to employ for such an important undertaking.
The staggering figure endeavored to straighten itself, and then slouched away in the direction of the settlement
From the first discovery of the Western Hemisphere by Columbus until the settlement
of Virginia which immediately preceded that of Plymouth, the various adventurers from the ancient world had exhibited upon innumerable occasions that ardor of enterprise and that stubbornness of pursuit which set all danger at defiance, and chained the violence of nature at their feet.
Many of them went to form a settlement
I considered, as a great public acquisition, the commencement of a settlement
on that point of the western coast of America, and looked forward with gratification to the time when its descendants should have spread themselves through the whole length of that coast, covering it with free and independent Americans, unconnected with us but by the ties of blood and interest, and enjoying like us the rights of self-government.
Two months of autumn were thus occupied, after which Reuben Bourne and his young hunter returned to spend their last winter in the settlements
I think that we should try to return to the white settlements
In the meantime, we are staying for the night at some interesting place, the name of which I have unaccountably forgotten; and here I am in my room, writing to you at last--dying to know if Sir Jervis has yet thrown himself at your feet, and offered to make you Lady Redwood with magnificent settlements
You have given me your abstract of a marriage settlement
with the brevity of an ancient Roman.
is situated eighteen miles up the river.
Dicas (highly respectable and immensely rich), and Richard Turlington were assembled in the library at Muswell Hill, to discuss the question of Natalie's marriage settlement
A definite settlement
, Alexey Alexandrovitch, some settlement
of the position.