it is really impossible to express how he twisted this ejaculation
out of himself, as he peeped round the door-post at me, showing nothing but his crafty old head); 'will you go for fourpence?
As he did so he started back and I could hear his ejaculation
, "Mein Gott
was loudly uttered, and served as a herald's cry, to introduce a remarkable personage.
It was, indeed, a striking scene: the captain, with his hunter's dress and bald head in the midst, holding forth, and his wild auditors seated around like so many statues, the fire lighting up their painted faces and muscular figures, all fixed and motionless, excepting when the pipe was passed, a question propounded, or a startling fact in statistics received with a movement of surprise and a half-suppressed ejaculation
of wonder and delight.
For the instant I was safe, and I uttered a devout ejaculation
of thanksgiving for my escape.
Grant's shrubbery, the weather being unusually mild for the time of year, and venturing sometimes even to sit down on one of the benches now comparatively unsheltered, remaining there perhaps till, in the midst of some tender ejaculation
of Fanny's on the sweets of so protracted an autumn, they were forced, by the sudden swell of a cold gust shaking down the last few yellow leaves about them, to jump up and walk for warmth.
He held out to me a friendly hand, with his usual ejaculation
of " Ah
The poor Canadians eyed them with rueful glances, and now and then a fearful ejaculation
He blushed a good deal, and greeted the object of his late momentary aspiration to rivalry in the favor of a person other than the mistress of the invalid pug with an awkward nod and a rapid ejaculation
to which Newman, who often found it hard to understand the speech of English people, was able to attach no meaning.
I was about to reply, notwithstanding my previous resolutions, with some remonstrance against his impiety, when I heard, close at my elbow, a slight cough, which sounded very much like the ejaculation
I had not meant by my private ejaculation
that I must myself cultivate the soil of the tangled enclosure which lay beneath the windows, but the lady who came toward me from the distance over the hard, shining floor might have supposed as much from the way in which, as I went rapidly to meet her, I exclaimed, taking care to speak Italian: "The garden, the garden--do me the pleasure to tell me if it's yours
While she was walking in this way down Swandam Lane, she suddenly heard an ejaculation
or cry, and was struck cold to see her husband looking down at her and, as it seemed to her, beckoning to her from a second-floor window.
We see likewise, the Scripture calleth envy an evil eye; and the astrologers, call the evil influences of the stars, evil aspects; so that still there seemeth to be acknowledged, in the act of envy, an ejaculation
or irradiation of the eye.
But no explanation was discernible; he remained under to cow long enough to have milked three, uttering a private ejaculation
now and then, as if he could not get on.
An extraordinary ejaculation
brought me to the right-about next instant.