Sommers bought two high-priced magazines such as she had been accustomed to read in the days when she had been accustomed to other pleasant
We had both the same sort of courage at our work, and John had oftener to hold us in than to urge us forward; he never had to use the whip with either of us; then our paces were much the same, and I found it very easy to keep step with her when trotting, which made it pleasant
, and master always liked it when we kept step well, and so did John.
She found him, however, perfectly the gentleman in his behaviour to all his visitors, and only occasionally rude to his wife and her mother; she found him very capable of being a pleasant
companion, and only prevented from being so always, by too great an aptitude to fancy himself as much superior to people in general, as he must feel himself to be to Mrs.
This done, I lingered yet a little longer: the flowers smelt so sweet as the dew fell; it was such a pleasant
evening, so serene, so warm; the still glowing west promised so fairly another fine day on the morrow; the moon rose with such majesty in the grave east.
That alone wouldn't make the subject pleasant
, I should think.
Dear Queen," she sadly said, "I would gladly bring as pleasant
tidings as my sister, but, alas
It was a pleasant
thing to behold that fair and golden-haired child in the lap of the old man, and to think that, different as they were, the hearts of both could be gladdened with the same joys.
Reuter who now addressed me, and stood close beside me; and when I had bowed with instantaneously recovered sang-froid--for I am not easily embarrassed--I commenced the conversation by remarking on the pleasant
aspect of her little cabinet, and the advantage she had over M.
It will, therefore, be readily understood that Archibald's inability to do a hole in single figures did not handicap him at Cape Pleasant
as it might have done at St.
Why should you allude to anything that is NOT a pleasant
It is admitted also that a happy life must be an honourable one, and a pleasant
one too, since happiness consists in both these; and we all agree that music is one of the most pleasing things, whether alone or accompanied with a voice; as Musseus says, "Music's the sweetest joy of man;" for which reason it is justly admitted into every company and every happy life, as having the power of inspiring joy.
It was breezy and pleasant
, but the sea was still very rough.
I went now and then to pleasant
little luncheons at her flat, and to rather more formidable tea-parties.
Anna Mikhaylovna, with her tear-worn but pleasant
face, drew her chair nearer to that of the countess.
For the sake of a little pleasant
food I have deprived myself of my life.