I was making a sketch of beeches and to pass the time she fed the carp.
"The Bondwoman" by Marah Ellis Ryan
Henry had scarcely time to seize the salmon when the Frog leaped ashore with a carp.
"Old French Fairy Tales" by Comtesse de Ségur
It has been carped at by Christian scribblers, and criticised by superior theologians like Mozley.
"Flowers of Freethought" by George W. Foote
It no longer prophesies; it carps and reviles!
"Carmen Ariza" by Charles Francis Stocking
If you dismiss mere carping and say that.
"The Passionate Friends" by Herbert George Wells
It is sad to think that some carping critic had been riling the sweet soul of Nathan in the year 1732.
"The Galaxy" by Various
But Lord Grey's Government is already carped at, and not without apparent reason.
"The Greville Memoirs" by Charles C. F. Greville
He kept carping at Amos Adams who stood by with his son and the Bowmans, waiting for the street car.
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
Don't be carping, Thorpe, just wait till you hear my story.
"The Come Back" by Carolyn Wells
It seems that because he didn't imitate Ingres in his choice of subject-matter he is carped at.
"Ivory Apes and Peacocks" by James Huneker
There we would eat an omelette with bacon at the tavern of the Carp, and wash it down with a bottle of white wine.
"The Conscript" by Émile Erckmann
Carping is vain, against God.
"The Negro: what is His Ethnological Status? 2nd Ed." by Buckner H. 'Ariel' Payne
From these native carp the Chinese have produced two highly coloured breeds, the goldfish and the telescope-eyed carp.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 2" by Various
Carp and pike, conger and bass, are good enough for poor people.
"Timar's Two Worlds" by Mór Jókai
His drawbacks were the carping relatives of his late wife, and his four unruly children.
"The Life of Nancy" by Sarah Orne Jewett
They would steal away the carp and tench when they were no bigger than gudgeons.
"The Shepherd of Salisbury Plain and Other Tales" by Hannah More
But Mrs. Reed-Warbler fainted on her five eggs and the carp swam on with his sad, weary face.
"The Pond" by Carl Ewald
The vision becomes more distinct; the golden carps, the roasted turkeys are there, there!...
"Devil Stories" by Various
All the fish in the river, except the carps, were killed by the mud and turbid water.
"Principles of Geology" by Charles Lyell
May the carps eat him up for an ungrateful vagabond!
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 99, January, 1866" by Various
"Harp and carp, Thomas," she said,
"Harp and carp, along wi' me,
And if ye dare to kiss my lips,
Sure of your bodie I will be!"
"Thomas The Rhymer" by Anonymous British
For tell me, wherefore should we carp and care
For what we eat and drink, and what we wear;
And the meanwhile our fainting souls exclude
From that refreshing sweet celestial food?
"England's Alarm. or The Pious Christian's Speedy Call To Repentance" by Anonymous British
How do carp resolve the eel and terror here?
They face so many times this brown-ribbed fall of leaves
predicting weather foreign as a shark or prawn
and floating still above them in the paling sun.
"Underwater Autumn" by Richard F Hugo
Forth to his study the sculptor goes
In a mood of lofty mirth:
"Now shall the tongues of my carping foes
Confess what my art is worth!
In my brain last night the vision arose,
To-morrow shall see its birth!"
"The Unseen Model" by George MacDonald
And the receit shall be
My Saviour's bloud; whenever at his board
I do but taste it, straight it cleanseth me,
And leaves thee not a word;
No, not a tooth or nail to scratch,
And at my actions carp, or catch.
"Conscience" by George Herbert
"For to-morrow will be Monday and the fifth day of November—
Only day of opportunity before the final rush.
Carpe diem! go conciliate each person who's a member
Of the other party—do so while you can without a blush.
"At The Close Of The Canvass" by Ambrose Bierce
The spread of Asian carp toward the Great Lakes continues to cause great controversy.
Reel in Asian carp before it's too late: editorial .
The New Fly Fisher Carp PBS.
A High-Tech Hunt for Asian Carp.
Columnist reacts to the firestorm of controversy carp column raises.
Prairie du Chien carp drop is just tip of iceberg .
Investigations are under way into an infestation of more than 100 banned koi carp in two Kaipara ponds.
Intensive sweep of bays yields no sign of Asian carp.
CHICAGO — Members of the Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee (ACRCC) released March 15 the first interim report of the Asian Carp Environmental DNA Calibration Study (ECALS).
Carp fence completed to stop Maumee River invasion .
Carpe Diem String Quartet steels itself for a passionate program.
Asian carp DNA detected in Lake Erie 's Maumee Bay.
Asian carp detected in Lake Erie 's Maumee Bay.
(Scroll down to see a video on how to identify Asian carp.
The threat posed by Asian carp in the Great Lakes was heightened Tuesday after it was announced genetic material from the fish were found in Lake Erie .