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Examples of Burden
He had seen it in the look of her face last night.
Not her hand, however, but his, had committed the deed.
With the help of a stool she took the same way, let herself slip down from the sill into the street, and hastened on without aim or goal-inspired only by the wish to escape durance in the dark room, and to burst every bond that tied her to her hated mate-up the church-hill and along the road which lead over the mountain to the sea.
If she could not contrive to help her self she was a prisoner, and without air, light, and freedom she could not live.
When presently his handsome wife attracted the notice of the legate, he endeavored to gain profit and advancement through her, but Sirona had rebuffed Quintillus with such insulting disrespect, that his superior officer became the centurion's enemy, and contrived to procure his removal to the oasis, which was tantamount to banishment.
She had never before quitted Arelas, and knew not what she was giving up, when she took leave of her father's house perhaps for ever.