The two schoolboys
, the proprietors now of the transformed clerk, carried him into an elegant room.
The effect of seclusion was aided by the great height of the garden walls, which were, indeed, conventual, and, as John had tested in former days, defied the climbing schoolboy
bad Latin, schoolboy
Latin; but try and understand.
My imagination became bel- ligerent, and defeated the invaders in a dozen striking ways; something of my schoolboy
dreams of battle and heroism came back.
In the first place, let me read to you a schoolboy
account of the genus Sphinx, of the family Crepuscularia of the order Lepidoptera, of the class of Insecta -- or insects.
Being idle-handed all day, he began to apply to what he considered the service of the kite some of his spare time, and found a new pleasure--a new object in life--in the old schoolboy
game of sending up "runners" to the kite.
For the nephew, a schoolboy
on a holiday, was in theory the god in the car, or in the cab, tram, tube, and so on, while his uncle was at most a priest dancing before him and offering sacrifices.
I was a schoolboy
saying my Ovid; then back once more.
He stood like a schoolboy
with whom a master is finding fault.
Oh, but I'd have liked to whip him then and there, like a schoolboy
, just to see how surprised he would have been
The captain's face showed the uneasiness of a schoolboy
who is told to repeat a lesson he has not learned.
counting the lagging hours that must pass before the beginning of "long vacation" released him to the delirious joys of the sum-mer camp could have been filled with greater im-patience or keener anticipation.
Anne, remembering the unpleasantness of the preceding evening, was very nice to Gilbert; and Gilbert, who was learning wisdom, took care to be nothing save the schoolboy
All right; I won't," he said decisively, realizing that the discussion was in danger of becoming a vituperative, schoolboy
He was alive, painfully alive, to the great universal things, and yet he was compelled to potter and grope among schoolboy
topics and debate whether or not he should study Latin.