On this occasion my head was in a more backward, downwards position and the water was poured on for a longer time.
But the presence of the nail disturbs their parallelism and squeezes them downwards on both sides of the finger.
And this is preeminently the case when the motion is downwards.
We afterwards ascended towards the sracs, and determined the inclinations of the Glacier du Gant downwards.
I asked him why he did so, and he replied that they were directed outwards, not downwards.
Cennino Cennini has frequently been partially quoted from Vasari downwards; partially quoted, but little read.
I have lived in intimacy with them all, from Alexander downwards.
You must know that in the view from a steeple the form of objects is changed only in one direction—that is downwards.
As the bottom of the surface meets the air, it compresses it and accelerates it downwards.
Probably there are few good Christians, from Fénélon and Tillotson downwards, who will be of an opposite opinion.