gazed upon me with dilated eyes and quickening
breath, and then, with an odd little laugh, which brought roguish dimples to the corners of her mouth, she shook her head and cried:
Presently he relaxed once more--this time in the final dissolution from which there is no quickening
My window opened into the courtyard, all I could see was the warm grey of quickening
A tumult up the road, a quarrel for a place in a waggon, sent the whole host of them quickening
their pace; even a man so scared and broken that his knees bent under him was galvanised for a moment into renewed activity.
their steps they passed the three men, but turned back immediately, and D'Artagnan walked straight up to the butcher and touching him on the chest with the tip of his finger, said to Athos:
But the apprehension of losing the pittance she actually received, and thereby blasting all hopes from me, was constantly before her mind, quickening
her hand and sustaining her body.
Adam looked round as he heard the quickening
clatter of the horse's heels, and waited for the horseman, lifting his paper cap from his head with a bright smile of recognition.
his pace by raising each leg in rapid succession, as the hounds scented around his person.