As Queequeg's Ramadan, or Fasting and Humiliation, was to continue all day, I did not choose to disturb him till towards night-fall; for I cherish the greatest respect towards everybody's religious obligations, never mind how comical, and could not find it in my heart to undervalue even a congregation of ants worshipping a toad-stool; or those other creatures in certain parts of our earth, who with a degree of footmanism quite unprecedented in other planets, bow down before the torso of a deceased landed proprietor merely on account of the inordinate possessions yet owned and rented in his name.
I'm just guessing, mind you, but I think our Mr. Cleary rented the place so the two of them could have a little rendezvous, if you know what I mean.
When I considered it might not be Byrne who rented that apartment in Scranton, I began to wonder how come you identified him from his picture.
Instead, I splurged and rode the PATH train across the river to New Jersey and rented a cheap hotel room near my stop.
Among his other acts of munificence may be mentioned his gift to the Apothecaries' Company of the botanical or physic garden, which they had rented from the Chelsea estate since 1673.
Mrs. Martin is off to a WCTU meeting in Montrose and Joshua rented a sleigh at the Union Livery that just opened.
She teased us further by announcing Howie had moved east and rented a small apartment in nearby Boston.
The total number of subscribers to the Post Office provincial exchanges on the 31st of March 1907 (excluding those in Glasgow and Brighton) was 10,010, and the number of telephones rented was 12,006.
After receiving communion and unction he quietly died; and next day a throng of acquaintances who came to pay their last respects to the deceased filled the house rented by the Rostovs.
They landed at 10:30 a.m. and arranged the return trip for 8:00 p.m., rented a car and drove to Samantha's house.