1 Here was her armour, here her chariot; even now, if fate permit, the goddess strives to nurture it for queen of the nations.
2 Nay, Romulus likewise, seed of Mavors, shall join his grandsire's company, from his mother Ilia's nurture and Assaracus' blood.
3 Here four of Sulmo's children, as many more of Ufens' nurture, are taken by him alive to slaughter in sacrifice to the shade below, and slake the flames of the pyre with captive blood.
4 Thus I made the second discovery on that first occasion, that the nurture of the little Pockets consisted of alternately tumbling up and lying down.
Great Expectations By Charles DickensGet Context In Chapter XXII
5 That's what all our delicately nurtured and pure-minded Southern ladies think.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XIX
6 Under Morpeth's guidance her vivid plastic sense, hitherto nurtured on no higher food than dress-making and upholstery, found eager expression in the disposal of draperies, the study of attitudes, the shifting of lights and shadows.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 1: Chapter 12
7 In one word, Queequeg, said I, rather digressively; hell is an idea first born on an undigested apple-dumpling; and since then perpetuated through the hereditary dyspepsias nurtured by Ramadans.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 17. The Ramadan.
8 Thus, gentlemen, though an inlander, Steelkilt was wild-ocean born, and wild-ocean nurtured; as much of an audacious mariner as any.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 54. The Town-Ho's Story.