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Examples of Characteristic
What Kaid had long foreshadowed seemed at hand: the coming of a European counsellor and confidant.
The eyes that followed the Prince and the Quaker were not friendly.
It had, however, been the means of his premature retirement from England, for his chief at the Embassy had a preference for an Oriental entourage.
He had lived abroad for some years in France and England.
The better a genus is fitted for variability in the conformation of its individuals, the higher is the rank it is entitled to hold in the graduated series of creatures capable of development; and it is precisely that wonderful many-sidedness of his inner life, and of its outward manifestation, which assigns to man his superiority over all other animated beings.
Some few of our qualities and activities can be fitly symbolized in allegorical fashion by animals; thus, courage finds an emblem in the lion, gentleness in the dove, but the perfect human form has satisfied a thousand generations, and will satisfy a thousand more, when we desire to reduce the divinity to a sensible image, for, in truth, our heart is as surely capable of comprehending "God in us,"-that is in our feelings- as our intellect is capable of comprehending His outward manifestation in the universe.