At that moment Francis's anecdote seemed extraordinarily funny. Yet even a miner who has been long away front work—from illness, for instance—when he comes back to the pit, suffers badly for the first few days.
One scene especially lingers in my mind.
The windows were so high up that one could not look outside, and the sole ornament was a set of Rules threatening dire penalties to any casual who misconducted himself. One is the decayed person smelling of old bread-crusts who comes every day, sometimes several times a day, and tries to sell you worthless books.
Our shop stood exactly on the frontier between Hampstead and Camden Town, and we were frequented by all types from baronets to bus-conductors. Before I had been down a mine I had vaguely imagined the miner stepping out of the cage and getting to work on a ledge of coal a few yards away.
It is a silly piece of cruelty to confine an ignorant man all day with nothing to do; it is like chaining a dog in a barrel, only an educated man, who has consolations within himself, can endure confinement.
Even when you watch the process of coal-extraction you probably only watch it for a short time, and it is not until you begin making a few calculations that you realize what a stupendous task the 'fillers' are performing.
You can always put that award where your heart ought to be. The thick blood welled out of him like red velvet, but still he did not die.
But their consumption of detective stories is terrific. He said, that the two of them might even cross paths again, since they were all going in the same general direction - away from the Monster. It is April but I still need a fire. In the end the sneering yellow faces of young men that met me everywhere, the insults hooted after me when I was at a safe distance, got badly on my nerves.
A white man mustn't be frightened in front of "natives"; and so, in general, he isn't frightened.
The Burmese population had no weapons and were quite helpless against it. You stood me a smoke yesterday. Coming back is worse than going, not only because you are already tired out but because the journey back to the shaft is slightly uphill.
In time of revolution the miner must go on working or the revolution must stop, for revolution as much as reaction needs coal. Most modern short stories, English and American, are utterly lifeless and worthless, far more so than most novels.
The filtered light, bluish and cold, lighted us up with unmerciful clarity. This study represents one of If the elephant charged and I missed him, I should have about as much chance as a toad under a steam-roller. This compliance could be of two different kinds.Despite recent advances in pharmacological treatment of psychiatric disorders, lithium salts remain frequently used, An analysis of inequality and rejection in the movie.
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