She still looked agitated, and during the meal there was a somewhat constrained silence.
She was amazed to look at him.
daintily, neatly Y-clad he was full small and properly, All in a kirtle of a light waget*; girdle *sky blue Full fair and thicke be the pointes set, And thereupon he had a gay surplice,As white as is the blossom on the rise*. *
I don’t know how long I may live, or how soon I may die; but I know that if I was capsized, any night, in a gale of wind in Yarmouth Roads here, and was to see the town-lights shining for the last time over the rollers as I couldn’t make no head against, I could go down quieter for thinking “There’s a man ashore there, iron-true to my little Em’ly, God bless her, and no wrong can touch my Em’ly while so be as that man lives.”’
"I thought it was my master," he muttered, in a confused, doubtful way.
(Kitty, disconcerted, coats her teeth with the silver paper.
I was quite dismayed by the idea of this terrible Jorkins.
Another followed him, a soldier with disordered beard and flaming eyes. “
My landlord, the tailor, was very much rejoiced to see me: "Your absence," said he, "has disquieted me much, as you had entrusted me with the secret of your birth, and I knew not what to think; I was afraid somebody had discovered you; God be praised for your return."
07:002:015 Whithersoever they went out, the hand of the LORD was against them for evil, as the LORD had said, and as the LORD had sworn unto them: and they were greatly distressed.
My gentle friend had to obey, and box after box was dragged up and lodged on the top of the cab or settled by the side of the driver.
He was terribly concerned and bitterly grieved to see the hours, which he had hoped to find so sweet, slip past without the presence of the young Swedish girl.
He had risen from his position to his hands and knees, and though his leg obviously hurt him pretty sharply when he moved--for I could hear him stifle a groan--yet it was at a good, rattling rate that he trailed himself across the deck.
The Highlanders flocking to him from all quarters, though ill-armed, and worse ----ed, made him undervalue any enemy who, he thought, was yet to encounter him.
Then she righted herself by a miracle and flew for a long low bank of soft mud.
It was the muddled discourse of the young man which nonplussed them, implying as it did a virtually total loss of memory concerning important monetary matters which he had had at his fingertips only a month or two before.
After the irruption of the barbarous nations who overturned the Roman empire, Latin gradually ceased to be the language of any part of Europe.
They rattled on in this way at considerable length; and during dinner watched the General's conduct to me very closely, nodding and smiling significantly at me, and winking at each other.
The note hints that the old lady’s generally excellent temper is a little ruffled, and requests all due indulgence for her, in consideration of her age and her habits.
The hearts of the humane will not be shocked by ragged and hungry children, and persons of seventy and eighty years of age, begging for bread.
"If the nigger gets sick, give him some of my seasick remedy.
To see ink spilled over one’s clothing, many small and spiteful meannesses will be wrought you through envy.
Captain Nemo could have thrown these three men, whom chance had thrown across his mysterious life, into the ocean.
His face was disturbed and troubled, while his clothes were disarranged and untidy.
The drawers were all opened and their contents scattered about--dresses and feathers, scarfs and trinkets, a heap of tumbled vanities lying in a wreck.
We cannot discuss here in detail the still unsettled problems of the new India that struggles into being.
It worried Jeannie Bruce not a little.
all torn up
If he was this antsy something bad must be coming this way.
Confining himself, however, to the second axiom, he proceeds to say that ‘the path may not for an instant be left, and that the superior man is cautious and careful in reference to what he does not see, and fearful and apprehensive in reference to what he does not hear.
His chaotic land redistribution campaign, which began in 2000, caused an exodus of white farmers, crippled the economy, and ushered in widespread shortages of basic commodities.
A second later all previous memories were effaced by the wailing scream which burst out with frantic explosiveness and gradually changed form to a paroxysm of diabolic and hysterical laughter.
I’m as jittery as an old maid with a man under her bed, he told himself, and moved on cautiously to the edge of the clearing.
I’ve just been—jumpy lately.
He was like a tonic--a revivifying dynamo to this sickly overwrought sentimentalist.