He is a dark- skinned gipsy in aspect, in dress and manners a gentleman: that is, as much a gentleman as many a country squire: rather slovenly, perhaps, yet not looking amiss with his negligence
, because he has an erect and handsome figure; and rather morose.
This proceeds in a great measure from the diversity of religions which are tolerated there, either by negligence
or from motives of policy; and the same cause hath produced such various revolutions, revolts, and civil wars within these later ages.
More I did not hear, except for some flying exclamations of "What negligence
Her hair, esteemed beautiful in proportion to its length, is carefully plaited, and made to fall with seeming negligence
over either breast.
and disorder of the whole man, with something fierce and sullen in his features, gave him a picturesque appearance, that attracted the regards even of the Maypole customers who knew him well, and caused Long Parkes to say that Hugh looked more like a poaching rascal to-night than ever he had seen him yet.