Not too much so," replied D'Artagnan, with a bow that was not deficient in dignity, "since you do me the honor to draw a sword with me while suffering from a wound which is very inconvenient
It was very strange that he should come to Longbourn instead of to Lucas Lodge; it was also very inconvenient
and exceedingly troublesome.
From the time D'Artagnan took quarters in that hotel, the mistress of the house, a pretty and fresh looking Flemish woman, twenty-five or twenty-six years old, had been singularly interested in him; and after certain love passages, much obstructed by an inconvenient
husband to whom a dozen times D'Artagnan had made a pretence of passing a sword through his body, that husband had disappeared one fine morning, after furtively selling certain choice lots of wine, carrying away with him money and jewels.
Julia, my dear, you will have to go below--although it is at a most inconvenient
As unbidden guests are apt to do, they often come at inconvenient
I wish you, however, to be aware that such an arrangement would be quite inconvenient
entrance was probably for the purpose of defense; there were loop-holes also under the eaves, apparently for the discharge of arrows.
This very neat and spacious edifice is erected on the site of the little wicket gate, which formerly, as all old pilgrims will recollect, stood directly across the highway, and, by its inconvenient
narrowness, was a great obstruction to the traveller of liberal mind and expansive stomach The reader of John Bunyan will be glad to know that Christian's old friend Evangelist, who was accustomed to supply each pilgrim with a mystic roll, now presides at the ticket office.
The morning hours of the Cottage were always later than those of the other house, and on the morrow the difference was so great that Mary and Anne were not more than beginning breakfast when Charles came in to say that they were just setting off, that he was come for his dogs, that his sisters were following with Captain Wentworth; his sisters meaning to visit Mary and the child, and Captain Wentworth proposing also to wait on her for a few minutes if not inconvenient
; and though Charles had answered for the child's being in no such state as could make it inconvenient
, Captain Wentworth would not be satisfied without his running on to give notice.
You have owed us a visit many long weeks; I hope nothing will make it inconvenient
It must be inconvenient
to be made of flesh," said the Scarecrow thoughtfully, "for you must sleep, and eat and drink.
Conservatives cherished it for being small and inconvenient
, and thus keeping out the "new people" whom New York was beginning to dread and yet be drawn to; and the sentimental clung to it for its historic associations, and the musical for its excellent acoustics, always so problematic a quality in halls built for the hearing of music.
he ought also to consider whether his allotment of the houses will be useful to the community, for he appoints two houses to each person, separate from each other; but it is inconvenient
for a person to inhabit two houses.
A calorifere to produce the changes of temperature, and a cylinder to generate the heat, are neither inconvenient
Robert Strickland has "interpreted" all the facts in his father's life which a dutiful son might find it inconvenient
to remember must surely lead him in the fullness of time to the highest dignities of the Church.