Sentence Examples with the word house it

By the time at least when he began to meditate his essays in the retirement of his country house it was tolerably certain that no golden age was about to return.

The power as conferred at that time, however, is broader than usual, for it extends not only to items in appropriation bills, but to separate sections in other measures, and, in addition to the customary provision for passing a bill over the governor's veto by a two-thirds vote of each house it is required that the votes for repassage in each house must not be less than those given on the original passage.