He smiled; and I thought his smile was such as a sultan might, in a blissful
and fond moment, bestow on a slave his gold and gems had enriched: I crushed his hand, which was ever hunting mine, vigorously, and thrust it back to him red with the passionate pressure.
When my mind had dwelt for some time on this blissful
idea, it seemed to me that I might perhaps test it by an exertion of my will.
A Banker - full-blooded Banker," Harvey called back as he boarded a trolley, and Cheyne went on with his blissful
dreams for the future.
It was the seal of their situation - of which he tasted the impress for a long blissful
moment in silence.
They pictured all the details of his being won round to consent, of the wedding preparations, of the bride's happiness, of her dress and veil, of her blissful
home with him, when oblivion would have fallen upon themselves as far as he and their love were concerned.
The repose that succeeded, the long delicious sleep, the blissful
rest, when in my weakness I was too calm to have any care for myself and could have heard (or so I think now) that I was dying, with no other emotion than with a pitying love for those I left behind--this state can be perhaps more widely understood.
It is difficult to convey an idea of the degree of proud and blissful
expansion to which the sad and hideous visage of Quasimodo had attained during the transit from the Palais de Justice, to the Place de Grève.
But then came infinite relief, incredibly blissful
Rostov himself, his legs well back and his stomach drawn in and feeling himself one with his horse, rode past the Emperor with a frowning but blissful
face "like a vewy devil," as Denisov expressed it.
Nor could you wonder had you witnessed a recent experience of mine when, in the armor of blissful
and stupendous ignorance, I gaily narrated the gist of it to a Fellow of the Royal Geological Society on the occasion of my last trip to London.
Mysterious sort of fellow, Thomson," Major Harrison continued, in blissful
ignorance of the peculiar significance of his words.
The old man chuckled in a pleased way, rolled Jerry's parched body into the water, and, keeping his head above the surface, rubbed the water into his dry skin and let him lie there for long blissful
And Michael did, bumping his flanks against Daughtry's knee; nudging his head against Daughtry's hand, in solicitation for more of the blissful
ear-rubbing and tail-twisting.
His pale, wishy- washy eyes were swimming like lazy summer seas, though what blissful
visions they beheld were beyond my imagination.
A summer on the loftiest height, with cold fountains and blissful
stillness: oh, come, my friends, that the stillness may become more blissful