We ascended into my room, and the servant presently brought breakfast; but I was unable to contain myself.
They ascend into the heavens; they have discovered how the blood circulates, and the nature of the air we breathe.
The storm appeared to approach rapidly, and, on landing, I ascended a low hill, that I might observe its progress.
I passed the bridge of Pelissier, where the ravine, which the river forms, opened before me, and I began to ascend the mountain that overhangs it.
Still, as I ascended higher, the valley assumed a more magnificent and astonishing character.
My mule was brought to the door, and I resolved to ascend to the summit of Montanvert.
We crossed the ice, therefore, and ascended the opposite rock.
I shall ascend my funeral pile triumphantly and exult in the agony of the torturing flames.
The path, as you ascend higher, is intersected by ravines of snow, down which stones continually roll from above; one of them is particularly dangerous, as the slightest sound, such as even speaking in a loud voice, produces a concussion of air sufficient to draw destruction upon the head of the speaker.