" "Thou returnest a Christian?" Elenko blushed fire, her throat swelled, her heart beat violently.
It makes one's heart beat high to think of women spending millions splendidly, they who have always been told to save pennies frugally!
So I took my place by Elspeth, and, with my heart beating wildly, accompanied them through the leafy avenues and by the green melon-beds in the clearings till we came out on the prospect of the river.
But he was too strong for me, and soon had me on the ground and was beating me severely.
He would hang his lantern on a hook, and get his milking stool, and if the cows did not step aside just to suit him, he would seize a broom or fork, and beat them cruelly.
Of the last, his form-fellow and most famous of his mates, the story is told of his being unmercifully beaten for offering resistance to his fag master, and Byron rushing up to intercede with an offer to take half the blows.
The wind had risen and the snow, half turned to sleet, was now beating furiously into their faces.
We immediately had a very lively fight, in which I got badly beaten.
"Give me Olive, two-one-o." The toe of her boot beat a quick tattoo.
In the meantime the Germans, who were at the gates of Amiens, Reims, and Compiegne, had been soundly beaten and outgeneraled at every point, and the initiative had been forced from them by the military genius of Marshal Foch.
"I should have thrice enjoyed this pleasant day," he said, with an interest in his manner, that caused the heart of Grace to beat quicker, "had I not seen that to you it has been less productive of satisfaction, than to most of those around you.
Boil these ingredients for a few minutes, keeping them well stirred; then take them off the fire and mix with them the eggs, yolks and whites, beaten separately and added separately.
They followed with high-wrought, loudly-beating hearts and tingling nerves.
Hot, tired, angry, the dust of the way prickling on his face and neck, he was persistently conscious of a letter in the pocket of his striped shirt, over his heavily beating heart, warm and moist like the shirt itself, with the sweat of his body.
Outdoors the sun beat fiercely upon the heads of toiling men and horses while the heat waves danced with a dazzling shimmer along the brick pavements.
And so, when he had been lifted on to the table, he took the frying-pan by the handle, and began vigorously beating on it with the stick.
His heart beat madly, but scarcely more furiously than did Kazan's when the dog saw that McCready was returning with a club!
Boil the potatoes, and beat them up lightly with a fork, but do not use a spoon, as that would make them heavy.
There never was a softer, truer heart, than that which now almost audibly beat within the bosom of Clara Moseley; and she had given it to the young divine with all its purity and truth.
It seems to me we are steadily beating the Boche at his own game.
Take a pound of blanched almonds and beat them, put some rose-water in while beating; (they must not be beaten too small) mix them with the whites of five eggs, a pound of sugar finely beaten and sifted, and a handful of flour, mix all these very well together, lay them on wafers, and bake them in a very temperate oven, (it must not be so hot as for manchet) then they are fit for use.
Hushed now is the life that so late was beating warmly.
The moment Maud saw the box, her heart beat tumultuously.
I paused and thought of it all, until the heart began to beat loud in my breast.
She was beating softly against his hand held in hers, her voice rising again, and her tears.