These galleries are like spacious railway tunnels, and at short intervals in them great guns frown
out upon sea and town through portholes five or six hundred feet above the ocean.
And, without all the deeper trust in a comprehensive sympathy above us, we might hence be led to suspect the insult of a sneer, as well as an immitigable frown
, on the iron countenance of fate.
Again a mystic sisterhood would contumaciously assert itself, as she met the sanctified frown
of some matron, who, according to the rumour of all tongues, had kept cold snow within her bosom throughout life.
A slight frown
and a laconic "Yes," were the answer.
There was no frown
, no wrinkle on its face, not a ripple.
Hetty got quite out of patience, and at last, with a frown and pout, and gathering tears, she said, "Oh dear, Aunt, I wish you'd speak to Totty; she keeps putting her legs up so, and messing my frock.
Adam was looking at Hetty, and saw the frown, and pout, and the dark eyes seeming to grow larger with pettish half-gathered tears.
Maud, looking up from her work, would see the frown
and the bitten lip.
Gania observed it there, and with a frown
of annoyance snatched it up and threw it across to his writing-table, which stood at the other end of the room.
Was the faint shadow of a frown that crossed her brow an indication of displeasure at the sight that met her eyes, or did the brilliant rays of the noonday sun distress her?
The women of Helium are taught to frown with displeasure upon the tongue of the flatterer," rejoined the girl, but Gahan, Jed of Gathol, observed that she smiled as she said it.
With a frown
Miss Polly folded the letter and tucked it into its envelope.
Dissatisfied with the pacific aspect of a face which had no more than the faintest hint of flaxen eyebrow, together with a pair of amiable blue-gray eyes and round pink cheeks that refused to look formidable, let him frown
as he would before the looking-glass (Philip had once told him of a man who had a horseshoe frown
, and Tom had tried with all his frowning might to make a horseshoe on his forehead), he had had recourse to that unfailing source of the terrible, burnt cork, and had made himself a pair of black eyebrows that met in a satisfactory manner over his nose, and were matched by a less carefully adjusted blackness about the chin.
With corn and soybean prices rising, smiles seemed to replace frowns
or expressionless producers of recent years.
While smacking gum usually draws frowns
from health advocates, about 100 Sunny Brae Elementary students found themselves under orders to start chewing earlier this school year.