The novice in the military art flew from point to point, retarding his own preparations by the excess of his violent and somewhat distempered zeal; while the more practiced veteran made his arrangements with a deliberation that scorned every appearance of haste; though his sober lineaments and anxious eye sufficiently betrayed that he had no very strong professional relish for the, as yet, untried and dreaded
warfare of the wilderness.
Huckleberry was cordially hated and dreaded
by all the mothers of the town, because he was idle and law- less and vulgar and bad -- and because all their children admired him so, and delighted in his forbidden society, and wished they dared to be like him.
Most of the children hated "speaking pieces;" hated the burden of learning them, dreaded
the danger of breaking down in them.
He was, of all the overseers, the most dreaded
by the slaves.
A very gracious invitation was returned, and the evening no longer dreaded
by the fair mistress of the mansion.
You know how I dreaded
the thoughts of seeing her;-- but the very moment I was introduced, there was such an affability in her behaviour as really should seem to say, she had quite took a fancy to me.
being discovered and sent back; for I MUST see Helen,--I must embrace her before she died,--I must give her one last kiss, exchange with her one last word.
Next came one Who mourn'd in earnest, when the Captive Ark Maim'd his brute Image, head and hands lopt off In his own Temple, on the grunsel edge, Where he fell flat, and sham'd his Worshipers: DAGON his Name, Sea Monster, upward Man And downward Fish: yet had his Temple high Rear'd in AZOTUS, dreaded
through the Coast Of PALESTINE, in GATH and ASCALON, And ACCARON and GAZA's frontier bounds.
It was now the representation of an object that I shudder to name - and for this, above all, I loathed, and dreaded
, and would have rid myself of the monster had I dared - it was now, I say, the image of a hideous - of a ghastly thing - of the GALLOWS
I had let slip words which, if she reflected on them, might rouse in her a suspicion of my abnormal mental condition--a suspicion which of all things I dreaded.
She meditated continually how the incubus could be shaken off her life--how she could be freed from this hateful bond to a being whom she at once despised as an imbecile, and dreaded as an inquisitor.
His uncle and the solicitor would of course do something for him, but he dreaded
I prefer always reading what you like best to hear," said Dorothea, who told the simple truth; for what she dreaded
was to exert herself in reading or anything else which left him as joyless as ever.
The Phanfasms were Erbs, and so dreaded
by mortals and immortals alike that no one had been near their mountain home for several thousand years.
to behold this monster, but I feared still more that Henry should see him.