There were always officers riding, squads of soldiers moving about, bugle-calls in all directions, and continuous arrivals at the station of deputies and journalists hurrying to the palace, their black portfolios under their arms.
It was my reception afternoon, and while I was sitting quietly in my drawing-room talking to some of my friends, making plans for the summer, quite pleased to have W. to myself again, the butler hurried into the room telling me that the Marechale de MacMahon was on the stairs, coming to make me a visit.
I promise you I won't hurry on the wedding more than is absolutely necessary.
She verbally replied to it through Fatima; and stated, in her justification, that she was hurried from Benares to a town on the river, whence she was rapidly transported to the castle of Omrah, who had not long before lost his wife, and who was more than four times her age.
There was, however, no record of their deaths, and upon that he based the hope that they were either in hospital, or had been, through some strange confusion, assigned among rebel wounded, a thing that had frequently happened in the hurry of transporting large numbers of wounded men.
We are hurried through life too rapidly for the enjoyment of the present, and the good we see in prospect is never attained.
The curé caught up his hat, and, after whispering a few words to the women, hurried out of the sacristy.
Jack and Barney were hurrying toward the chamber as the latter talked, Jack filled with an awful fear.
Diggory was one of the first to leave the dining-hall, and, passing swiftly out of the quadrangle, was soon hurrying across the junior playing field.
Jack waved his arm reassuringly, as if to bid the rebel take heart for the momenthe would not hurry in the matter.
Then, I heard a cry from Tonnison; he was shouting my name, excitedly, and without delay I hurried along the rocky promontory to the ruin.
He hurried after her, conscience-stricken, but most unwilling.
The brazen voice of the bell had just proclaimed the eleven o'clock interval, when the Triple Alliance, hurrying with their companions of the Lower Fourth along the main corridor leading to the schoolroom, found that the passage was nearly blocked by a large crowd of boys standing round the notice-board.
" The two prefects hurried down the passage.
Whatever it is, she seems to be in a terrible hurry about it.
They got up very earlyit seemed to the Boy like the middle of the nightstole out of the dark Kachime, and hurried over the hard crust that had formed on the last fall of snow, down the bleak, dim slope to the Ol' Chief's, where they were to breakfast.
As they stood there looking over the undulating park, and Gifford, curbing his impatience, was talking of certain changes which had taken place since his early days there, the butler was seen hurrying towards them.
What the mischief are you in such a hurry for?
" Pausing not to see whether the equally overwhelmed old lawyer followed him, the horribly astounded Gospeler burst precipitately from the house in wild dismay, and was presently hurrying past the pauper burial-ground.
You take your satchel or travelling bag, kiss your wife in a hurry at the door, and jump aboard of the cars; the whistle sounds, the locomotive breathes hoarsely for a moment, and you are off like a shot.
He could not hurry by unheeding.
Then, as they approached the door, they saw Valentine come out, in a very great hurry as usual.
Slipping, sliding, falling, to rise again, they came to the lower surface and hurried around the point where the prisoners had been carried.
A nerve impulse passes from the nerves of touch in the fingers to the brain, which at once hurries off its order along another set of nerves for the hand to drop the burning object.
Celia, the maid, had been so hurried in the preparations for this visit that she had done nothing for herself.