The world is before the two young
ladies; and so, farewell to Chiswick Mall.
John was small of stature, with rather weak legs and very weak light hair.
Coming from the better part of the fair, I noticed a man who looked like a gentleman farmer, with a young
boy by his side; he had a broad back and round shoulders, a kind, ruddy face, and he wore a broad-brimmed hat.
'"I want to speak to you," said the young
lady; "only a word.
As I saw him go, picking his way among the nettles, and among the brambles that bound the green mounds, he looked in my young
eyes as if he were eluding the hands of the dead people, stretching up cautiously out of their graves, to get a twist upon his ankle and pull him in.
"In a word, you are not the most cunning young
fellow in the province for nothing."
"Jack Hanley was killed at Marovo Lagoon two months ago," Young
announced in his mild voice.
man's expression was scarcely ingratiating.
Morrel," replied the young
man, -- "a great misfortune, for me especially!
A quantity of caricatures, heads drawn at a stroke, either in color or with the point of a knife, on walls painted in a dark gray, proved that, barring a difference in expression, the most distinguished young
girls have as much fun and folly in their minds as men.
He was silent for an instant, and during that time he scanned the young
man even more attentively than he had done at first.
"An intimacy with the courier?" the young
A MAN that is young
in years, may be old in hours, if he have lost no time.
The only young
people remaining in the drawing room, not counting the young
lady visitor and the countess' eldest daughter (who was four years older than her sister and behaved already like a grown-up person), were Nicholas and Sonya, the niece.
All the young
fellows in the world may go to the divil for me.