Vitus's Dance, fits, chronic cold accompanied by violent sneezing, or any disease necessitating involuntary
motions, shall be instantly destroyed.
motion of surprise nearly escaped him, for the description in the passport was identical with that of the bank robber which he had received from Scotland Yard.
I am full of gratitude towards you--I am indeed full for all that you have done for me, I am most sensible of your goodness; but, to think that I should be forced to see that, in spite of your own troubles (of which I have been the involuntary
cause), you live for me alone--you live but for MY joys and MY sorrows and MY affection
While she spoke, an involuntary
glance showed her Darcy, with a heightened complexion, earnestly looking at her, and his sister overcome with confusion, and unable to lift up her eyes.
Grandfather might have continued to talk in this dull manner nobody knows how long; but suspecting that Charley would find the subject rather dry, he looked sidewise at that vivacious little fellow, and saw him give an involuntary
Some years later, the second mate, the recipient of that almost involuntary
mutter, could have told his captain that a man brought up in big ships may yet take a peculiar delight in what we should both then have called a small craft.
Antipathy is the only word which can express the feeling Edward Crimsworth had for me--a feeling, in a great measure, involuntary
, and which was liable to be excited by every, the most trifling movement, look, or word of mine.
She had not considered what she had been doing; whether he were man or woman, stick or stone, in her involuntary
hold on him.
Besides, those who contrive this plan of community cannot easily avoid the following evils; namely, blows, murders involuntary
or voluntary, quarrels, and reproaches, all which it would be impious indeed to be guilty of towards our fathers and mothers, or those who are nearly related to us; though not to those who are not connected to us by any tie of affinity: and certainly these mischiefs must necessarily happen oftener amongst those who do not know how they are connected to each other than those who do; and when they do happen, if it is among the first of these, they admit of a legal expiation, but amongst the latter that cannot be done.
The young man, flattered, sat down nearer to her with a coquettish smile, and engaged the smiling Julie in a confidential conversation without at all noticing that his involuntary
smile had stabbed the heart of Sonya, who blushed and smiled unnaturally.
Seeing her father, Mary left the swing and went to meet him, pushing back the pink kerchief and smiling afar off at him with the involuntary
smile of loving pleasure.
He saw Cornelius make an involuntary
movement; and lastly he saw the officer who was taking care of Rosa lead, or rather push her forward towards him.
Automatic and involuntary
as his heart-beating and air-breathing, was his defence of his meat once he had his paw on it, his teeth in it.
One Eye watching, felt a sudden moistness in his mouth and a drooling of saliva, involuntary
, excited by the living meat that was spreading itself like a repast before him.
He had crawled into it a dozen yards, buried his face in it, smelled it, and broken down in a fit of involuntary