When Agnes wrote to tell me of her safe arrival, I was as miserable as when I saw her going away.
That young gentleman, indeed, had accompanied them the evening they went to the major's to call upon the latest arrival among the refugees, but now she shrank from mentioning either Miss Forrest or him.
By not one of the circle was he listened to with such unbroken, unalloyed enjoyment as by his wife, who was really extremely happy to see him, and whose feelings were so warmed by his sudden arrival as to place her nearer agitation than she had been for the last twenty years.
In the last hours before Sidney's expected arrival he agreed to meet her.
To hear his whistle, denotes the unexpected arrival of a visitor.
She had found a seat, where in excessive trembling she was enduring all these fearful thoughts, while the other three, no longer under any restraint, were giving vent to their feelings of vexation, lamenting over such an unlooked-for premature arrival as a most untoward event, and without mercy wishing poor Sir Thomas had been twice as long on his passage, or were still in Antigua.
For some time the nocturnal arrival and departure of motor trucks at the Pawtuxet bungalow had been commented upon, and at this juncture an unforeseen hitch exposed the nature of at least one item of their contents.
We had not been seated long, when I saw an approaching arrival in Mrs. Strong’s face, before I heard any sound of it.
Tourism has traditionally been an important source of income, with estimated arrivals of nearly 5 million tourists in 2004.
According to his journal, he was due at Calcutta on the 25th of October, and that was the exact date of his actual arrival.
Yet when he had unlocked the door of the sitting-room and looked into it, the memory which returned first upon him was that of their happy arrival on a similar afternoon, the first fresh sense of sharing a habitation conjointly, the first meal together, the chatting by the fire with joined hands.
The tourism industry continues to grow rapidly, with foreign arrivals reaching 2 million in 2007.
Whitby 9 August.--The sequel to the strange arrival of the derelict in the storm last night is almost more startling than the thing itself.
He simply did not believe in asuitor who suddenly turned up again after five years’ disappearance,still less in his speedy arrival.
Those of his relations who were at the head of this troop had reason to rejoice at their seasonable arrival, when they beheld him and his attendants running in great disorder, and pursued. "
It is not etiquette to linger beside the hostess for more than a moment, especially if later arrivals are being announced.
Now, wasn't I helplessly, abjectly, the creature of circumstances--first in being molested at all--second in Ncanduku's lucky arrival?"
These dates were inscribed in an itinerary divided into columns, indicating the month, the day of the month, and the day for the stipulated and actual arrivals at each principal point Paris, Brindisi, Suez, Bombay, Calcutta, Singapore, Hong Kong, Yokohama, San Francisco, New York, and London--from the 2nd of October to the 21st of December; and giving a space for setting down the gain made or the loss suffered on arrival at each locality.
On comparing the intervals between the successive arrivals of Encke’s comet at its perihelion, after giving credit, in the most exact manner, for all the disturbances due to the attractions of the planets, it appears that the periods are gradually diminishing; that is to say, the major axis of the comet’s ellipse is growing shorter, in a slow but perfectly regular decrease.
Individuals of wiser faith, indeed, who knew that Heaven promotes its purposes without aiming at the stage-effect of what is called miraculous interposition, were inclined to see a providential hand in Roger Chillingworth's so opportune arrival.