Thedora had long been at work; and it was time that I too should bestir
If nobody knows the address, you must still bestir
yourself in trying to find it.
As we are very far from believing in any such heathen goddess, or from encouraging any superstition, so we wish Mr John Fr , or some other such philosopher, would bestir
himself a little, in order to find out the real cause of this sudden transition from good to bad fortune, which hath been so often remarked, and of which we shall proceed to give an instance; for it is our province to relate facts, and we shall leave causes to persons of much higher genius.
The mourners, too, enveloped and swathed in their skirts and gowns, were unable to bestir
themselves, and so with entire safety to himself Don Quixote belaboured them all and drove them off against their will, for they all thought it was no man but a devil from hell come to carry away the dead body they had in the litter.
The next morning when Dame Ilsabill awoke it was broad daylight, and she jogged the fisherman with her elbow, and said, 'Get up, husband, and bestir
yourself, for we must be king of all the land.
No one spoke for a minute, but there were signs of emotion among the aunts, which warned the boys to bestir
themselves before the water-works began to play.
But little Denmark must take care what it is about, and not run counter to the moon; that great realm, that might in an ill-humor bestir
itself, and dash down a hail-storm in our faces, or force the Baltic to overflow the sides of its gigantic basin.
At length as darkness settled upon the jungle the apes commenced to bestir
themselves, and soon they formed a great circle about the earthen drum.
Unfortunately, it is difficult to discern what it will take to bestir
the PPP behemoth.
Both of these references among a smattering of others were strictly gratuitous and meant, presumably, to bestir
Henderson should be used to his disparagers by now, who will no doubt bestir
once more after this.
Not until the electoral votes had actually been counted on April 7 and Washington declared the president did the Father of His Country bestir
himself to join the new government.