John stood still and watched her,--watched her long.
Madame, meanwhile, had dashed some water into the face of the unconscious Julie--much to the detriment of her complexion!--watched her a moment, then stood erect and lowered her veil.
She outwatched the log fire; at eleven o'clock the air was chill, and Gloria as she went upstairs shivered a little and felt tired and vaguely sad.
I nightwatched all over St. Louis and Madison, Illinois.
Draxy watched him closely, and said:-- "Father dear, I should like to go to-morrow."
And to conclude, my eyes are almost closed up, overwatched with tedious business.
"'Yes,' he said--'watched outside of the door of the room at nights, and chased 'round the grounds, and sounded the walls and floor of the room.
It was as though, in truth, the mountains, themselves,--from their calm heights so remote from the little world wherein men live their baser tragedies,--watched over him. "
That night the madman was not left unwatched for a minute.
Busy fancy brings back in my dreams The walks, still enchanting, we took, When the zephyrs scarce ruffled the streams, No sound heard, save the murm'ring brook; The stars we together have watched-- What pleasure these thoughts do recall!
The bridges and traghetti must be closely watched.--Ah--the gastaldo grande!
The serpent got up the tree as usual; the crocodile watched,--bored the hole completely,--then looked up, and saw the serpent sound asleep on a branch overhanging the water; then, cutting what remained of the root, the tree broke and fell into the water, the serpent falling with it.