Sentence Examples with the word thought

By these means the benches of the galleys were filled, and Colbert took no thought of the long unrelieved agony borne by those who filled them.

He thought of Edith Shipton, impregnated by a man she hated and who seemed not to have wanted an intrusive fetus invading her life.

He frantically thought about how to explain his comment.

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If he thought it was childish to cry over a dog, he gave no indication.

From the structure of the skull, it is thought probable that Abderites had an elongated snout, like that of many Insectivora.

When compelled to rise they would sometimes circle round and round and over the pond at a considerable height, from which they could easily see to other ponds and the river, like black motes in the sky; and, when I thought they had gone off thither long since, they would settle down by a slanting flight of a quarter of a mile on to a distant part which was left free; but what beside safety they got by sailing in the middle of Walden I do not know, unless they love its water for the same reason that I do.

The very homely looks of his wife were thought by observers to cause the prince a visible shock when he was first presented to her.

No wonder that it stands the comparison badly; but with all its faults the Getica of Jordanes will probably ever retain its place side by side with the De moribus Germanorum of Tacitus as a chief source of information respecting the history, institutions and modes of thought of our Teutonic forefathers.

All the way home she thought about Katie's observation that Uncle Fabrice treated him as though he were a poor salesman.

One thought emerged, fed by urgency that was quickly swallowed by cool magic.