The judge leaned back in his chair and beckoned
again; and again he followed her -up the steps, and over the threshold.
The gentleman then beckoned
to the young lady, and they, too, went out.
Quinion tapped at the counting-house window, and beckoned
to me to go in.
Miss Havisham beckoned
her to come close, and took up a jewel from the table, and tried its effect upon her fair young bosom and against her pretty brown hair.
Perfect love has a breath of poetry which can exalt the relations of the least-instructed human beings; and this breath of poetry had surrounded Eppie from the time when she had followed the bright gleam that beckoned
her to Silas's hearth; so that it is not surprising if, in other things besides her delicate prettiness, she was not quite a common village maiden, but had a touch of refinement and fervour which came from no other teaching than that of tenderly-nurtured unvitiated feeling.
It stirred, it lifted itself, it beckoned
towards the shadow which hid the head of the cleft and the piled-up corpses that lay there, and it seemed to me that the arm was the arm of Baleka.
In the morning of life they are rapt by intoxicating visions of some great haberdashery business, beckoned
to by the voluptuous enticements of the legal profession, or maybe the Holy Grail they forswear all else to seek is a snug editorial chair.
In the meanwhile, Gurth had descended the stair, and, having reached the dark antechamber or hall, was puzzling about to discover the entrance, when a figure in white, shown by a small silver lamp which she held in her hand, beckoned
him into a side apartment.
All these wonders I saw in the space of a quarter of a mile, scarcely stopping, and following Captain Nemo, who beckoned
me on by signs.
The old woman seated herself on the trunk of the fallen tree, threw aside the hood that shrouded her gray locks, and beckoned
her companion to draw near.
Finally it beckoned
to Grandfather with its elbow, and made a step sideways towards him, as if it had a very important secret to communicate.
She hesitated for a moment on seeing me, and then beckoned
me to her.
The grim shaft that they call the Guardian of the North is beckoning to them," said Mors Kajak sadly, "just as it beckoned
to Tardos Mors and his great fleet; see where they lie, crumpled and broken, a grim and terrible monument to the mighty force of destruction which naught can resist.
Anna Mikhaylovna stepped forward and, stooping over the dying man, beckoned
to Lorrain from behind her back.