cried old Dame Lisabetta, who, won by the youth's remarkable beauty of person, was kindly endeavoring to give the chamber a habitable
air, "what a sigh was that to come out of a young man's heart
One winter's night, as we sat together by the fire, I ventured to suggest to him that, as he had finished pasting extracts into his common-place book, he might employ the next two hours in making our room a little more habitable
I had been sent up by my employers on a job connected with the big power-house at Corbury Junction, and a long-drawn carpenters' strike had so delayed the work that I found myself anchored at Starkfield-the nearest habitable
spot-for the best part of the winter.
Jarndyce, "a habitable
doll's house with good board and a few tin people to get into debt with and borrow money of would set the boy up in life.
Not one solitary house escaped unscathed--not one remained habitable
I quickly found myself a tiny apartment on the fifth floor of a house in the Rue des Dames, and for a couple of hundred francs bought at a second-hand dealer's enough furniture to make it habitable
Whether island or mainland, Black Michael did not know, but he announced to Clayton that if investigation showed that the place was habitable
he and Lady Greystoke were to be put ashore with their belongings.
who owned two-thirds of the habitable
globe, nor Charlemagne, who possessed it entirely, will be able to reach to half your stature.
See you to-morrer," said Bert, though he was destined, as a matter of fact, to see much of the habitable
globe before he saw her again.
He ran his mind along the line of conservative policy, which went steadily from Lord Salisbury to Alfred, and gradually enclosed, as though it were a lasso that opened and caught things, enormous chunks of the habitable
Nor did this prospect dismay the Tarmangani--rather was it an urge and an inducement, for rich in his veins flowed that noble strain of blood that has made most of the earth's surface habitable
But the three lower stories be intact and quite habitable
Miss Patty and Miss Maria were coming home, after having trotted over most of the habitable
The house in which the tragedy had occurred that had blighted my husband's life was, to my mind, the most interesting house on the habitable
Newman appeared not to hear these remarks, but preceded them to a couple of rooms on the first floor, which some kind of attempt had been made to render habitable