big shot


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Her, only, could he love with a perfect love; him, only, could she receive into the depths of her heart; and now her image was faintly blushing in the fountain, by his side; should it pass away, its happy lustre would never gleam upon his life again.
Here Julia became all attention, trembling and blushing with apprehension.
All women are supposed to be like timid, startled fawns, blushing and casting down their gentle eyes when looked at and running away when spoken to; while we man are supposed to be a bold and rollicky lot, and the poor dear little women admire us for it, but are terribly afraid of us.
Pollyanna, it is true, tried to talk; but she did not make a success of it, chiefly because four times she was obliged to break off a "glad" in the middle of it, much to her blushing discomfort.
Jos growled from under the counterpane to know what the time was; but when he at last extorted from the blushing Major (who never told fibs, however they might be to his advantage) what was the real hour of the morning, he broke out into a volley of bad language, which we will not repeat here, but by which he gave Dobbin to understand that he would jeopardy his soul if he got up at that moment, that the Major might go and be hanged, that he would not travel with Dobbin, and that it was most unkind and ungentlemanlike to disturb a man out of his sleep in that way; on which the discomfited Major was obliged to retreat, leaving Jos to resume his interrupted slumbers.
I'm an old friend," he said--not without blushing though.
Levin suddenly blushed, not as grown men blush, slightly, without being themselves aware of it, but as boys blush, feeling that they are ridiculous through their shyness, and consequently ashamed of it and blushing still more, almost to the point of tears.
Sissy Jupe, sir,' explained number twenty, blushing, standing up, and curtseying.
On such occasions, Lucy was silent, but her blushing cheek and her bright, happy eyes, showed only too clearly that her young heart was no longer her own.
Hereupon Miss Sophy blushed, and Mr Cheggs (who was bashful before ladies) blushed too, and Miss Sophy's mother and sisters, to prevent Mr Cheggs from blushing more, lavished civilities and attentions upon him, and left Richard Swiveller to take care of himself.
I hit Eubank with the same big shot, and the same gloves, about 20 times over six weeks -- and he just smiled at me and licked his lips.
Big Shot is nestled in The Alleyway -- once home to a two-star hotel, a sarraf and nothing else, this sleepy off-Hamra zarouba is now crowded with raucous bars.
From 3pm to 11pm, members of the public can try the 'speed kick challenge' or find out the results of the grand draw, a collaboration between sports marketing company Big Shot and UAE Pro League football team Baniyas FC.
Little Big Shot is a Healthy Energy Drink, specially designed for those with an active lifestyle.
Fruit-packed Little Big Shot is available exclusively through Scottish SPAR stores and is specially formulated for everyone who enjoys an active lifestyle and a fabulous fruity taste.