They accomplished their work but, while engaged upon it, were attacked by a very large force.
"Through Three Campaigns" by G. A. Henty
I suppose, when you actually came to propose, you found she was engaged to some other johnny?
"The Girl on the Boat" by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
The last days of engagement frequently stir up feelings of doubt.
"The Good Housekeeping Marriage Book" by Various
I shouldn't like to engage anyone on my own responsibility.
"Sisters Three" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
I got that stock engagement after all.
"The Easiest Way" by Eugene Walter and Arthur Hornblow
I knew she would, and decided to tell her of his engagement.
"The Heart of Una Sackville" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
He also spoke of her sister's engagement to a Colonel Armytage, remarking that the marriage would soon take place.
"Ronald Morton, or the Fire Ships" by W.H.G. Kingston
This engagement, though little more than a skirmish, was called the Battle of Lexington.
"Hurricane Hurry" by W.H.G. Kingston
While we were thus engaged, a squall struck the brig, and almost laid her on her beam-ends.
"Will Weatherhelm" by W.H.G. Kingston
I'd thought of that very thing; indeed, I've practically engaged a barge.
"The Chauffeur and the Chaperon" by C. N. Williamson
In 1836, ten years after his arrival in Cincinnati, he engaged in the manufacture of bedsteads.
"History of the Negro Race in America from 1619 to 1880. Vol. 2 (of 2)" by George Washington Williams
She is slight and delicate looking, and seems physically inadequate to the work she is engaged in.
"Woman's Work in the Civil War" by Linus Pierpont Brockett
Couch's division was under arms, acting as support, but not yet engaged.
"Three Years in the Sixth Corps" by George T. Stevens
Afterward she was engaged to Mr. Cavendish.
"Victor's Triumph" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
Not knowing their strength, Colonel Morgan engaged them with skirmishers.
"History of Morgan's Cavalry" by Basil W. Duke
Engaged in the fur-trade at Cataraqui, 1674.
"The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History" by Various
I am engaged, Mr. Dexter; I was engaged before I came here.
"Anne" by Constance Fenimore Woolson
I engage you for that concert.
"The Intriguers" by William Le Queux
She plays a good hand, and Peignton's engaged to her they say, or going to be.
"Lady Cassandra" by Mrs George de Horne Vaizey
A pension for life after the conclusion of the engagement.
"Villa Eden:" by Berthold Auerbach
In vain shall either rue, or sage,
With the keen sword of God engage:
If thou dost not repent from sin,
All physic is not worth a pin.
"A Warning To The Welsh, To Repent, Wrote At The Time A Great Plague Rag'd In London" by Rees Prichard
There tranquilized the mind shall rest,
While future scenes engage;
There hear the distant thunders roar,
Nor dread the tempest's rage.
"Address To Solitude" by Elizabeth Bath
All scenes alike engaging prove
To souls impressed with sacred love
Where'er they dwell, they dwell in thee;
In heaven, in earth, or on the sea.
"The Soul That Loves God Finds Him Everywhere" by William Cowper
And who is she whose gentle mien,
Might lull to rest the tempest's rage ?
Whose form is that of Beauty's Queen,
Whose looks must ev'ry heart engage.
"Reginald The Brave" by Laura Sophia Temple
I remember my first engagement,
Engaged to a girl at Sheerness,
But she mixed with the swanks, she rose from the ranks
And now she's an officer's mess.
"The Trumpeter" by Billy Bennett
The rivals, although they would never engage,
Yet quarrelled whenever they met;
They met in a fury and left in a rage,
But neither took pretty FILLETTE.
"The Two Majors" by William Schwenck Gilbert
Angelina Jolie's right leg became an internet sensation after she famously showed some skin at February's Oscars, and now the engaged star's gesture is being spoofed by none other than Betty White.
Print challenged as the brand looks to ramp up engagement through digital.
Teachers, librarians, and parents are always looking for engaging biographies to hand to children.
Natasha Shantell Bish and Ryan James Alloggia of Weirton announce their engagement.
One of the many joys of the World Cup is engaging in a 30-day frenzy of flag-hugging nationalism.
Oklahoma City trio The Black Jack Gypsys doesn't engage in any rock 'n' roll posturing in its debut EP, 3:1.
NaTosha Bloomer and Brannon Lewis have announced their engagement.
Round-Up: Jack White's Blunderbuss Tops Billboard, Jared Followill Gets Engaged, Turbo Fruits Announce Butter Release Date.
EASLEY — Mr and Mrs Thomas Bobo of Powdersville, SC wish to announce the engagement of their daughter Megan Elizabeth Bobo to Todd Alexander White.
Sara Peterson, Bismarck and Loren Bock , Belfield, announce their engagement and forthcoming marriage.
But I had an engagement in Milanville, PA one Saturday in February, so I made a short detour to C.
Holly Angel Kessler, daughter of Jay and Tammy Kessler of Colorado, is engaged to Michael Patrick Bogart , son of Bruce and Pat Bogart of Erie.
Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger Open Up About Engagement, Show Off 14- Carat Sparkler.
"Walking" closer to them allows a user to engage in chat and to check them out.
We are likely to see more terrorism, but the Chechens , not to engage in excessive romanticization, the Chechens have come back from the dead so many times.
As we will see, when the ambition is to develop a participatory platform, the societal engagement issues are even more acute.
This broader and deeper engagement will unleash fresh insights on pressing problems at local, regional, national and global scales. The step change that is needed in the policy-making infrastructure, ethical responses to Big Data and other scientific breakthroughs, can be best achieved by an open, public process.
This can be best achieved by an open process engaging with stakeholders, supported by a major initiative of public and private funding.
FuturICT will achieve this by engaging into different forms of integration, combined with a coherent collaborative approach of co-evolution.
Many people got so excited about the perspectives of the FuturICT flagship project, and its open, participatory approach, that they even offered to engage for the project for free.
Many new ICT calls now have a socio-oriented focus and many social science calls now ask to engage with ICT.
The engagement with policy makers and regulators will be further supported by including a section within FA11 Open Call that specifically applies to challenges in these areas.
FuturICT will deliver on the promise of accelerated time to engage and deploy Big Data enabled services and technologies for researchers, industry and others by proving the concept with the initial seven Exploratory areas over the first 30 months.
ImpactFuturICT Proposal Engagement with Authorities Before engineers build a real airplane, they first test it out in a simulated environment – a wind tunnel.
With care, however, this design challenge can be met and an audience beyond astronomy’s traditional centers can be engaged.
Unproceedings of the Fourth .Astronomy Conference (.Astronomy 4), Heidelberg, Germany, July 9-11 2012
From this point of view, there may be a selective pressure for brain networks to become assortative – although, admittedly, this organ engages in such complex behaviour that there must be many more functional constraints on its structure than just a high robustness to noise.
Interplay between Network Topology and Dynamics in Neural Systems
We would like to thank Rupert Knight for his late arrival, which allowed C.J.C. to complete calculations before becoming otherwise engaged.
An Investigation into the Geometry of Seyfert Galaxies
Quasar environments out to z ~ 0.3 upto half of the host galaxies are either found to be engaged in galaxy interactions and merging events, or possess close neighbours.
Gamma-ray bursts, BL Lacs, Supernovae, and Interacting Galaxies
The question then arises, is there anything of general interest to be learned from the broad emission lines in OX 169? Having patiently collected data for 10 years, we feel the obligation to engage in at least some speculation of our own.
The End of the Lines for OX 169: No Binary Broad-Line Region
Estimation of ~n, the engagement direction of the particle onto the magnetic ﬁeld.
Analytical and Numerical Flash-Algorithms for Track Fits