Lincoln would endure bout after bout of the hypos, until a permanent sadness settled onto his sallow face.
You worked with Steven Spielberg in Lincoln and Quentin Tarantino in Django Unchained.
To the hordes who wanted time with Lincoln, the gruff and efficient Nicolay was the “grim enforcer.”
Ever wondered where ‘Let freedom ring’ came from or whether there were any Lincoln allusions?
Meanwhile, Lincoln recovered, continued his law practice, and served out his last term in the Illinois legislature.
At all events, Mr. Lincoln's derangement was nearly, if not quite, complete.
Democracy, as embodied in such a leader as Lincoln, has meant Fellowship.
No President, probably, was ever so much annoyed by the clergy as Lincoln.
Mr. Lincoln defended an Irishman against the charge of stealing a pig.
Between the spirelets, as at Ely and Lincoln, are tall pinnacles.
English city, county town of Lincolnshire, Old English Lindcylene, from Latin Lindum Colonia from a Latinized form of British *lindo "pool, lake" (corresponding to Welsh llyn). Originally a station for retired IX Legion veterans. Lincoln green as a type of dyed cloth fabric made there is from c.1500. In reference to U.S. president Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865), Lincolnesque is from 1894 (earlierst reference is to the beard); Lincolniana is from (1862).
U.S. territory organized 1854, admitted as a state 1867, from a native Siouan name for the Platte River, either Omaha ni braska or Oto ni brathge, both literally "water flat." The modern river name is from French rivière platte, which means "flat river." Related: Nebraskan.
Bug eaters, a term applied derisively to the inhabitants of Nebraska by travellers on account of the poverty-stricken appearance of many parts of the State. If one living there were to refuse to eat bugs, he would, like Polonius, soon be "not where he eats but where he is eaten." [Walsh, 1892]