"While freely conceding that the Soviet regime exhibits certain features which the
humanitarian may be inclined to deplore, we must, I think, agree that a certain
curtailment of the right to political opposition is an unavoidable concomitant of
Lucy returns and breaks Desmond out of Abstergo, taking him to an Assassin safehouse and introduced
to Shaun, a historian, and Rebecca, their technical support. Using an improved version of the Animus,
Desmond takes witness to Ezio Auditore da Firenze, a
Nippers, the second on my list, was a whiskered, sallow, and, upon the whole, rather piratical-looking young man
of about five and twenty. I always deemed him the victim of two evil powersambition and indigestion. The
ambition was evinced by a certain imp
It is, of course, an indispensable part of a scriveners business to verify the accuracy of his copy, word by word.
Where there are two or more scriveners in an office, they assist each other in this examination, one reading from
the copy, the other holdin
Inanna can be considered the most prominent female deity in ancient Mesopotamia.  As early as
the Uruk period (ca. 40003100 BC), Inanna was associated with the city of Uruk. The famous Uruk
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No: at present I would prefer not to make any change at all.
I answered nothing; but effectually dodging every one by the suddenness and rapidity of my flight, rushed from
the building, ran up Wall-street towards Broadway, and jumping into the first omnib
I did not accomplish the purpose of going to Trinity Church that morning. Somehow, the things I had seen
disqualified me for the time from church-going. I walked homeward, thinking what I would do with Bartleby.
Finally, I resolved upon this;I would put c
I will leave them here then, putting them under a weight on the table. Then taking my hat and cane and going
to the door I tranquilly turned and addedAfter you have removed your things from these offices, Bartleby,
you will of course lock the doorsince ev
I returned and saw under the sun, that the race is not to the swift, nor the battle to the
strong, neither yet bread to the wise, nor yet riches to men of understanding, nor yet
favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all.
Here it is
It was fortunate for me that, owing to its peculiar causeindigestionthe irritability and consequent
nervousness of Nippers, were mainly observable in the morning, while in the afternoon he was comparatively
mild. So that Turkeys paroxysms only coming on a
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With any other man I should have flown outright into a dreadful passion, scorned all further words, and thrust
him ignominiously from my presence. But there was something about Bartleby that not only strangely disarmed
me, but in a wonderful manner touche
With submission, sir, said Turkey on this occasion, I consider myself your right-hand man. In the morning I
but marshal and deploy my columns; but in the afternoon I put myself at their head, and gallantly charge the foe,
thus!and he made a violent thrust
While the game is presented through protagonist Desmond Miles, the bulk of the game is played as
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Excuse me, that is for you to decide, sir. I think his conduct quite unusual, and indeed unjust, as regards Turkey
and myself. But it may only be a passing whim.
Ah, exclaimed I, you have strangely changed your mind thenyou speak very gently of him now.
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There would seem little need for proceeding further in this history. Imagination will readily supply the meagre
recital of poor Bartlebys interment. But ere parting with the reader, let me say, that if this little narrative has
sufficiently interested him
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Still added days went by. Whether Bartlebys eyes improved or not, I could not say. To all appearance, I thought
they did. But when I asked him if they did, he vouchsafed no answer. At all events, he would do no copying. At
last, in reply to my urgings, he
I believe that this wise and blessed frame of mind would have continued with me, had it not been for the
unsolicited and uncharitable remarks obtruded upon me by my professional friends who visited the rooms. But
thus it often is, that the constant fricti
I am very sorry, sir, said I, with assumed tranquillity, but an inward tremor, but, really, the man you allude to
is nothing to mehe is no relation or apprentice of mine, that you should hold me responsible for him.
In mercys name, who is he?
Inanna's name derives from Queen of Heaven (Sumerian: nin-anna). The cuneiform sign of Inanna ();
however, is not a ligature of the signs lady (Sumerian: nin; Cuneiform: SAL.TUG2)
and sky (Sumerian: an; Cuneiform: AN).These difficulties have led some e
At the period just preceding the advent of Bartleby, I had two persons as copyists in
my employment, and a promising lad as an office-boy. First, Turkey; second, Nippers;
third, Ginger Nut. These may seem names, the like of which are not usually found in
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5. If a new spirit is to be infused into this old country, there is one thorny and
contentious reform which must be tackled, and that is the humanization and
galvanization of the B.B.C. Timidity here will bespeak canker and atrophy of
the soul. The heart
He answered nothing.
Will you, or will you not, quit me? I now demanded in a sudden passion, advancing close to him.
I would prefer not to quit you, he replied, gently emphasizing the not.
What earthly right have you to stay here? Do you pay any rent? Do
and strayed scientific words, and, in general, to make pretentiousness unfashionable.
But all these are minor points. The defense of the English language implies more than
this, and perhaps it is best to start by saying what it does not imply.
To begin wi
Here it must be said, that according to the custom of most legal gentlemen occupying chambers in denselypopulated law buildings, there were several keys to my door. One was kept by a woman residing in the attic,
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