Beyond the sphere of their body and this earth they now fancied themselves transported, these ungrateful ones.
Verily, not in backworlds and redeeming blood-drops: but in the body do they also believe most; and their own body is for them the thing-in-itself.
Hector had stripped Patroclus of his armour, and was dragging him away to cut off his head and take the body to fling before the dogs of Troy.
So long as he lived he did good service both to your city and yourself; yet you had no stomach to save his body from the dogs.
Either then, let us refute this conclusion, or, while it remains unrefuted, let us never say that fever, or any other disease, or the knife put to the throat, or even the cutting up of the whole body into the minutest pieces, can destroy the soul, until she herself is proved to become more unholy or unrighteous in consequence of these things being done to the body; but that the soul, or anything else if not destroyed by an internal evil, can be destroyed by an external one, is not to.
True, I said; if the inherent natural vice or evil of the soul is unable to kill or destroy her, hardly will that which is appointed to be the destruction of some other body, destroy a soul or anything else except that of which it was appointed to be the destruction.
The JOINT AGENCY of the Chief Magistrate of the Union, and of two thirds of the members of a body
selected by the collective wisdom of the legislatures of the several States, is designed to be the pledge for the fidelity of the national councils in this particular.
As the writhing body
of the black soared, as though by unearthly power, into the dense foliage of the forest, D'Arnot felt an icy shiver run along his spine, as though death had risen from a dark grave and laid a cold and clammy finger on his flesh.
The injuries to Dak Kova had delayed the march so greatly that it was decided to give up the expedition, which was a raid upon a small Thark community in retaliation for the destruction of the incubator, until after the great games, and the entire body
of warriors, ten thousand in number, turned back toward Warhoon.
He could not have shown greater grief had the body
been that of his own son.
Just before it was effected, and at the precise moment that Ponta was ready with his own body
to receive the snuggling in of Joe's body
, Joe drew back slightly and drove with his fists at his opponent's unprotected stomach.
Only one other part of the body
had a strong case for survival, and that was the hand, "teacher and agent of the brain." While the rest of the body
dwindled, the hands would grow larger.