I," said Short-Rations, "I know all the fashions
Of tightening a belt
It is not too much to say, that the deliberate employer of a cut-glass shade, is either radically deficient in taste, or blindly subservient to the caprices of fashion
Germain; doubtless with the feeling that fashion
is a homage to men of his stamp.
Would you like to make your pope after the fashion
of my country?
Naturally enough this was a long poem in the terza rima of the "Divina Commedia," and dealing with a story of our civil war in a fashion
so remote that no editor would print it.
These he carried away to his man and succeeded, although the garments did not fit very well, in dressing the creature in a jaunty fashion
In this fashion
he covered a quarter of the distance between the two rivers, when it dawned upon him that Tudor was not on the beach at all.
The Fox, unable even to taste it, met with a fitting requital, after the fashion
of her own hospitality.
No one can fill it, for the solid, homely virtues of the dear soul have gone out of fashion
, as I say, and nothing new can be half so satisfactory, to me at least.
The Latin Quarter--at once I am in the student cabarets, bright faces and keen spirits around me, sipping cool, well- dripped absinthe while our voices mount and soar in Latin fashion
as we settle God and art and democracy and the rest of the simple problems of existence.
And in any wise a man must so fashion
and order his conditions and so appoint and dispose himself, that he be merry, jocund and pleasant among them, whom either Nature hath provided or chance hath made, or he himself hath chosen to be the fellows and companions of his life, so that with too much gentle behaviour and familiarity he do not mar them, and by too much sufferance of his servants make them his masters.
or no fashion
, I don't believe there's anything prettier for a spare-room bed than a nice apple-leaf spread, that's what.
This was through the introduction by Sir Thomas Wyatt of the Italian fashion
of lyric poetry.
The English fashion
of the complete independence of girls was also not accepted, and not possible in Russian society.
Listen to what a grey head and some experience have to offer, and then if any among you can point out a wiser fashion
for a retreat, we can just follow his design, and forget that I have spoken.