The Nan-Shan had an athwartship coal-bunker, which, being at times
used as cargo space, communicated by an iron door with the fore 'tween-deck.
Her turban was twice as large as the largest of any of the others; her eyebrows met, her nose was rather flat, her mouth was large but with ruddy lips, and her teeth, of which at times
she allowed a glimpse, were seen to be sparse and ill-set, though as white as peeled almonds.
So, too, with some other feeding grounds, where he had at times
There was always a something,--if you remember,--in Willoughby's eyes at times
, which I did not like.
But it is to be doubted whether any one liked reading them so much as he liked writing them--say, some time in the years 1893 and 1894, in a New York flat, where he could look from his lofty windows over two miles and a half of woodland in Central Park, and halloo his fancy wherever he chose in that faery realm of books which he re-entered in reminiscences perhaps too fond at times
, and perhaps always too eager for the reader's following.