The polite entertainments of the town more forcibly attracted his attention, especially the diversions of the Theatre, for which, he discovered a violen
Polly was off in a whirl, and for the next half-hour bells rang, wires snapped and buzzed, feet flew, and tongues were busy.
She got up a little cellar cafe built around Alice.
"Neberdeless, mind you"--here the orator brimmed his glass from the bottle and swallowed the contents with a dry eye--"mind you, a roytious man, sech as ministers of de gospel and dere body-sarvants, can take a leetle for de weak stomach."
When Hannah Straight Tree's big and little sister come into the playroom I shall walk close up to them and pull my dress away, and look at it so sharp, and say, so Hannah hears me, 'Those wild Indians have so many grease spots I am much afraid of catching them.'"
Lord Stuart says if the Royalists do not resist, the French will invade Belgium in three months.
XII A Petition "'Then we are to lose Madame la Comtesse, but I hope only for a few hours,' I said, with a low bow.
Then, after cutting off a lock of Marianne's hair, after offering her a horse, and after showing her over the house which would eventually be his on the death of Mrs. Smith, the elderly relative on whom he was partially dependent, the young lover suddenly took leave of the family, having said not a word to Mrs. Dashwood of an engagement, and having offered no other explanation of his hasty departure than the flimsy pretext of being sent by his relative on business to London.
So long as we remained in France his humour was like this, delicate and expansive, but an accidental allusion led us across the Channel when he changed.
There is plenty of lime-stone in the island, a great quarry of free-stone, and some natural woods, but none of any age, as they cut the trees for common country uses.
"Chinese ship," ran the legend; and then, in big, tremulous half-text, and with a flourish that overran the margin, "Opium!"
She was conscious of her own share in the blame and she drove miserably home, with the picture of Shere Ali's face as she had last seen it to bear her company, and with his cry, that he had no place anywhere at all, sounding in her ears.
"But Peggy is so rich," the faint voice presently complained--"so beastly rich!
She had a real admiration for her aunt's beauty and dignity and radiant presence, though it is to be feared she cared less for the qualities of character that made her personality so luminous with charm for everybody.
O'Donoghue quickly turned his horse around and, with a sudden movement, squirted a jet of tobacco juice in the eyes of the tempestuous little loyalist.
He saw that a thicker and more sticky kind of ink would be wanting for this purpose, and he endeavored to find some substance that would produce this stickiness and thickness.
List of Full-Page Drawings "The pony bounded in terror while the Grizzly ran almost alongside" "Jack ate till his paunch looked like a rubber balloon" "'Honey--Jacky--honey'" "Jack ... held up his sticky, greasy arms" The Thirty-foot Bear "'Now, B'ar, I don't want no scrap with you'" "Rumbling and snorting, he made for the friendly hills" Monarch List of The Chapters I. The Two Springs II.
Any substance or texture in the body formed of various elements, such as cells, fibers, blood-vessels, etc.,
You may scold a carpenter who has made a bad table, though you cannot make a table; it is not your trade to make tables."
The fourth division consisted of the thumb-screw, speculum oris, and chains and shackles of different kinds, collected at Liverpool.