These poor ostensible freemen who were sharing
their breakfast and their talk with me, were as full of humble reverence for their king and Church and nobility as their worst enemy could desire.
After I had finished my readings, I was no longer myself; I was tranced, uplifted, intoxicated, by the almost incredible perils and adventures I had been following my authors through, and the triumphs I had been sharing
It was easy to decide that she was still too young; and Jane remained with them, sharing
, as another daughter, in all the rational pleasures of an elegant society, and a judicious mixture of home and amusement, with only the drawback of the future, the sobering suggestions of her own good understanding to remind her that all this might soon be over.
They gaily ascended the downs, rejoicing in their own penetration at every glimpse of blue sky; and when they caught in their faces the animating gales of a high south-westerly wind, they pitied the fears which had prevented their mother and Elinor from sharing
such delightful sensations.
They could always talk; and their discourse, witty, pithy, original, had such charms for me, that I preferred listening to, and sharing
in it, to doing anything else.
Linton looked at me, but did not answer; and, after keeping her seat by his side another ten minutes, during which his head fell drowsily on his breast, and he uttered nothing except suppressed moans of exhaustion or pain, Cathy began to seek solace in looking for bilberries, and sharing
the produce of her researches with me: she did not offer them to him, for she saw further notice would only weary and annoy.
It is needless to say, I have yielded with my best grace; sharing
with my fair relative the wretched pecuniary prospects offered to us.
Like you, a voluntary exile from France; like you, driven from it by its distractions, oppressions, and miseries; like you, striving to live away from it by my own exertions, and trusting in a happier future; I look only to sharing
your fortunes, sharing
your life and home, and being faithful to you to the death.