I have asked her a great deal about it; but she doesn't seem able to give me much information.
It seems as if you heard English everywhere; but I certainly didn't expect to find it in a place like this.
But it seems as if I couldn't help taking a peep now and then, in advance--with a Bostonian.
I try and persuade her all I can that she is; but it seems as if she didn't want to be persuaded; and when I ask her if Lady So-and-so is of the same opinion (that Miss Vane isn't her equal), she looks so soft and pretty with her eyes, and says, "Of course she is
Vane, also (the brother), seems to have the same prejudices, and when I tell him, as I often think it right to do, that his sister is not his subordinate, even if she does think so, but his equal, and, perhaps in some respects his superior, and that if my brother, in Bangor, were to treat me as he treates this poor young girl, who has not spirit enough to see the question in its true light, there would be an indignation, meeting of the citizens to protest against such an outrage to the sanctity of womanhood--when I tell him all this, at breakfast or dinner, he bursts out laughing so loud that all the plates clatter on the table.
But at such a time as this there is always one person who seems interested in what I say--a German gentleman, a professor, who sits next to me at dinner, and whom I must tell you more about another time.
There is telephonic communication with the house, and he seems to have used the sitting-room as a sort of studio.
She is a strange, tired-looking woman who seems to stand in mortal fear of Mr.
It seems to be a cheerful sort of household," Kinsley observed.
It seems to me that I have been through so much the last fortnight.
What one would not admire in others seems natural enough in you.
It is very hard indeed to make you understand over here how we feel about such things,--there seems to be a different spirit amongst you Western races, a different spirit or a lack of spirit--I do not know which I should say.
Of course, on paper, the Tigers do seem
more imposing with their conquest of the Yankees along with having competed in the supposedly superior AL, not to mention holding the home-field edge.