She was still young enough to find delight in the fact that three young and more or less good- looking men were vying
with each other to anticipate her needs.
The Library is established in a large building, formerly the Convent of S. Lazaro, the principal room vying
in size and elegance with any of which the first cities in Europe can boast.
The papers were vying
with one another in devising effectual, if somewhat informal, means of dealing with the " red menace."