The victim finally arrived, bound to the tail of a cart, and when he had been hoisted upon the platform, where he could be seen from all points of the Place, bound with cords and straps upon the wheel of the pillory, a prodigious hoot, mingled with laughter and acclamations, burst
forth upon the Place.
She took the handkerchief from her face, glanced keenly at him, took in what he had said, and burst
out laughing--such a merry, unrestrained laugh, so hearty and gay, that.
It is hardly as if you had seen a wild creature when a rabbit or a partridge bursts
away, only a natural one, as much to be expected as rustling leaves.
Her head dropped on the cushions; and she burst
Further discourse, between these veterans, was interrupted by a discordant yell, which burst
at that moment from the lips of the dozen withered crones, who have already been mentioned as having forced themselves into a conspicuous part of the circle.
When his son pointed out to the experienced warrior the situation of their dangerous enemy, the usual exclamatory "hugh" burst
from his lips; after which, no further expression of surprise or alarm was suffered to escape him.
into song again--" `Saint, unclose thy portals holy and accord the bliss, to a mortal bending lowly, of a pardon-kiss.
Then she suddenly rushed to me, threw her arms round me and burst
The old father and Mercedes remained for some time apart, each absorbed in grief; but at length the two poor victims of the same blow raised their eyes, and with a simultaneous burst
of feeling rushed into each other's arms.
I am unable to think that to-morrow, and after to-morrow, I shall see you no more; I cannot think that I am going to end my sad days at a distance from Paris; that the lips of an old man, of an unknown, should touch that hand which you hold within yours; no, in truth, I cannot think of all that, my dear sire, without having my poor heart burst
out Mrs Durbeyfield, splashing Tess and herself in her agitation.
Ferguson have used two balloons, his chances of success would have been increased; for, should one burst
in the air, he could, by throwing out ballast, keep himself up with the other.
At this moment that terrible door, which Pierre had watched so long and which had always opened so quietly, burst
noisily open and banged against the wall, and the second of the three sisters rushed out wringing her hands.
The sight came as a relief to their strained nerves, and they burst
all three into a hearty fit of laughter.
Nalasu crouched closer when the shell burst
beyond, and Jerry snarled and rippled his hair afresh.