It does upset one's ideas and unsettle one's principles when sovran woman has nothing for one but bonnet-pins.
By his sovran he sat, come safe from battle, kinsman by kinsman.
The people at large were to be driven into a fold, to accept their faith at the command of their sovran.
And had read all the sovran schemes and divine riddles there.
sovran woman is the Uitlander of civilization—and man is her Boer.
What have we done, we and the insects, to be ground with sovran indifference under the mill-stone of such wretchedness?
On kin of Cain was the killing avenged by sovran God for slaughtered Abel.
He introduced the word bienfaisance into the currency of the French language, and beneficence was in his eyes the sovran virtue.
He looked from his throne of elevated sentiment upon the under-world of spectators with a most sovran and becoming contempt.
All gibbets, it is said, are "good" for something, and a piece of Jacob's Post carried on the person is sovran against toothache.