In a few minutes we had the house congested with dishevelled
domestics, irascible doctors, and arbitrary minions of the law.
Meanwhile, Mahiette was gazing with ever-increasing anxiety at that wan, withered, dishevelled
head, and her eyes filled with tears.
He stared at the shattered cabins of the Hohenzollern and its widow's garment of dishevelled
silk for a time, but without any idea of its containing any living thing; it was all so twisted and smashed and entirely upside down.
She took his arm and they crossed the ball-room, making their way with difficulty between the spinning couples, who were now perceptibly dishevelled
, and certainly to a critical eye by no means lovely in their shapes.
When at last he succeeded in rolling clear of her, he crawled to his feet, badly dishevelled
, hurt both in body and in spirit.
Git outa deh way," she persistently bawled, waving feet with their dishevelled
shoes near the heads of her children.
But the "delicate little creter" seemed all the better for her trip, and ran up the steps looking rosy, gay, and dishevelled
, to be received with lamentation by Aunt Plenty, who begged her to go and lie down at once.
It straightened itself into a little black man--the smallest I have ever seen--with a great, misshapen head and a shock of tangled, dishevelled
By this functionary he was referred to the doubtful page, who appeared with dishevelled
hair and a very warm and glossy face, as of a page who had just got out of bed.
Here Jones, having ordered a servant to show a room above stairs, was ascending, when the dishevelled
fair, hastily following, was laid hold on by the master of the house, who cried, "Heyday, where is that beggar wench going?
She fixed her eye on a statue standing disconsolate in the dishevelled
park, and spoke into the transmitter:
The skin of the beast of prey, the speckled skin, and the dishevelled
locks of the investigator, the searcher, and the conqueror!
And to the surprise of Firkin, clasping her dressing-gown around her, the wisp of hair floating dishevelled
behind her, the little curl-papers still sticking in bunches round her forehead, Briggs sailed down to Mrs.
He had not taken into account the branches, the thorns, the occasional unexpected holes, and he was both warm and dishevelled
when he reached the end of it and found himself out in the open within a short distance of what he recognized as beehives.
So sure as any member, just arrived, with dress disordered and dishevelled
hair, came struggling through the crowd in the lobby, it yelled and screamed in triumph; and when the door of the House, partially and cautiously opened by those within for his admission, gave them a momentary glimpse of the interior, they grew more wild and savage, like beasts at the sight of prey, and made a rush against the portal which strained its locks and bolts in their staples, and shook the very beams.