Sir Ralph Esher: Or, Adventures of a Gentleman of the Court of Charles II.

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H. Colburn and R. Bentley, 1832 - Great Britain - 356 pages

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Page 105 - And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man which had not on a wedding garment : And he saith unto him.
Page 106 - O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which killest the prophets, and stonest them that are sent unto thee; how often would I have gathered thy children together, as a hen doth gather her brood under her wings, and ye would not!
Page 106 - Then said the king to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast him into outer darkness ; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
Page 106 - Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast him into outer darkness; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth. For many are called, but few are chosen.
Page 2 - Glittering in golden coats, like images, As full of spirit as the month of May, And gorgeous as the sun at midsummer, Wanton as youthful goats, wild as young bulls.
Page 72 - Put on thyself in thine own looks : t' our eyes Be what thy beauties, not our blots, have made thee, Such as (ere our dark sins to dust betray'd thee) Heaven set thee down new dress'd ; when thy bright birth Shot thee like lightning to th
Page 202 - In the way of exemplification we are then told that Cromwell would break off from the gravest and most pressing discussions, at the signal of an accidental jest, or a passing expression of fatigue, and play and romp like a boy ; throwing about the cushions, pulling hair, and having a chase round the council- table. " It is well known that when he and the other regicides were signing the death-warrant, he smeared Ingoldsby's face with the pen, having dipped it too full of ink. This was certainly an'...
Page 105 - Here then is the ground of our unwavering confidence. heaven and earth shall pass away, but one jot or one tittle shall in no wise pass from the word of God, until all be fulfilled.
Page 105 - God shall add unto him the plagues which are written in this book: and if any man shall take away from the words of the book of prophecy, God shall take away his part from the tree of life, and out of the holy city, which are written in this book.

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