Reed had been alive he would have treated me kindly; and now, as I sat looking at the white bed and overshadowed walls-- occasionally also turning a fascinated
eye towards the dimly gleaning mirror--I began to recall what I had heard of dead men, troubled in their graves by the violation of their last wishes, revisiting the earth to punish the perjured and avenge the oppressed; and I thought Mr.
Here I am in the playground, with my eye still fascinated
by him, though I can't see him.
These crawling things had fascinated
my attention and I was watching them from a distance, when Miss Havisham laid a hand upon my shoulder.
Ah, it is a very dangerous voice, Christine, for I myself, when I heard it, was so much fascinated
by it that you vanished before my eyes without my seeing which way you passed
Now the attractions of Damascus so fascinated
the worthy Ali, that he could hardly tear himself away, but at length he remembered that he had a home in Bagdad, meaning to return by way of Aleppo, and after he had crossed the Euphrates, to follow the course of the Tigris.
He had been fascinated
from boyhood by his father's system of "Visible Speech.
Sancho was fascinated
by the girl's beauty, and he asked her who she was, where she was going, and what had induced her to dress herself in that garb.
The eyes are fascinated
by an irresistible attraction; the heart is stirred; the melodies of happiness echo in the soul and in the ears; a voice cries out, "It is he
Meriem, entirely unaccustomed to the companionship of such as Baynes, was fascinated
But how is it that I, Fix, who have in my pocket a warrant for his arrest, have been so fascinated
I never ceased to be fascinated
by their persistence in eating buttered toast with their gloves on, and I observed with admiration the unconcern with which they wiped their fingers on their chair when they thought no one was looking.
She was so fascinated
that, even before marrying him, she joined a committee that had been organized abroad to work for the restoration of Poland; and further, she visited the confessional of a celebrated Jesuit priest, who made an absolute fanatic of her.
I quite agree with you," said Dorothea, at once fascinated
by the situation sketched in Lydgate's words.
These would, perhaps, have fascinated
any boy, but I had such a fanaticism for methodical verse that any variation from the octosyllabic and decasyllabic couplets was painful to me.
Adventures, of course, as we shall see, were of daily occurrence; but about this time Peter invented, with Wendy's help, a new game that fascinated
him enormously, until he suddenly had no more interest in it, which, as you have been told, was what always happened with his games.