And then there were apple pies, and peach pies, and pumpkin pies; besides slices of ham and smoked beef; and moreover delectable dishes of preserved plums, and peaches, and pears, and quinces; not to mention broiled shad and roasted chickens; together with bowls of milk and cream, all mingled
higgledy- pigglely, pretty much as I have enumerated them, with the motherly teapot sending up its clouds of vapor from the midst-- Heaven bless the mark
It had been his companion for twelve years, always standing on the same spot, always lending its handle to him in the early morning, so that its form had an expression for him of willing helpfulness, and the impress of its handle on his palm gave a satisfaction mingled
with that of having the fresh clear water.
So they moved down to the cattle kraal, and Galazi, seeing it from afar, could keep away no longer, but drew near and mingled
with the crowd.
At first, indeed, I did not feel that natural awe, which the YAHOOS and all other animals bear toward them; but it grew upon me by decrees, much sooner than I imagined, and was mingled
with a respectful love and gratitude, that they would condescend to distinguish me from the rest of my species.
Just a moment we gazed upon each other, and then the look of hope and renewed courage which had glorified her face as she discovered me, faded into one of utter dejection, mingled
with loathing and contempt.
What a strange contrast the two figures made, visible enough in that mingled
twilight and moonlight
Meanwhile, this master, bent over a vast manuscript, ornamented with fantastical illustrations, appeared to be tormented by an idea which incessantly mingled
with his meditations.
The groans of the wounded, mingled
with the roaring and growling of the great beasts which the noise and firelight had attracted, kept sleep, except in its most fitful form, from the tired eyes.
Several wounded men passed along the road, and words of abuse, screams, and groans mingled
in a general hubbub, then the firing died down.
My father offered it to the editor of the paper I worked on, and I first knew, with mingled
shame and pride, of what he had done when I saw it in the journal.
The smell of blood fell strong upon his senses, and mingled
with it was the scent of Numa, the lion.
As the colours of the rainbow unite into one white light, so all these different impressions mingled
into one, and he fell asleep.
A GOATHERD, driving his flock from their pasture at eventide, found some Wild Goats mingled
among them, and shut them up together with his own for the night.
Mournfully and low the man of God began his eulogy of the dead, and his doleful voice, mingled
with the sobbing which it was its purpose to stimulate and sustain, rose and fell, seemed to come and go, like the sound of a sullen sea.
It was a fair highway, through the Land of Lost Delight; shadow and sunshine were blessedly mingled
, and every turn and dip revealed a fresh charm and a new loveliness to eager hearts and unspoiled eyes.