1 Pork, the only trained house negro on the place, had general supervision over the other servants, but even he had grown slack and careless after several years of exposure to Gerald's happy-go-lucky mode of living.
2 With the old horse dead, their one mode of conveyance was gone, and there was neither time nor strength for walking the weary red miles.
3 Daily he returned to the subject of the new house, but as to time and mode he was indefinite.
4 To this she would reply that unless he changed his mode of life, she would certainly outlive him.
5 This guarded mode of existence was like living under a tyranny.
6 I have said that this mode of treatment is a part of the whole system of fraud and inhumanity of slavery.
7 The mode here adopted to disgust the slave with freedom, by allowing him to see only the abuse of it, is carried out in other things.
8 The same mode is sometimes adopted to make the slaves refrain from asking for more food than their regular allowance.
9 But, hard as it was, I thought it better than the old mode of getting along.
10 Foremost among them was a highly-dressed young mulatto man, evidently a very distingue personage, attired in the ultra extreme of the mode, and gracefully waving a scented cambric handkerchief in his hand.
11 It was Dinah's mode of invoking the domestic Muses.
12 Topsy gave the short, blunt laugh that was her common mode of expressing incredulity.
13 Sometimes I wished to express my sensations in my own mode, but the uncouth and inarticulate sounds which broke from me frightened me into silence again.
14 My mode of life in my hovel was uniform.
15 This idea was probably suggested by the extreme agitation I had exhibited when the mode of the murder had been described.