Quite by accident, of course, some pretty, easy music lay on the piano, and with trembling
fingers and frequent stops to listen and look about, Beth at last touched the great instrument, and straightway forgot her fear, herself, and everything else but the unspeakable delight which the music gave her, for it was like the voice of a beloved friend.
lads were jerked out of bed and questioned.
I had to go by train, which was new to me, and required a good deal of courage the first time; but as I found the puffing, rushing, whistling, and, more than all, the trembling
of the horse-box in which I stood did me no real harm, I soon took it quietly.
And so Szedvilas went on, asking one trembling
question after another, while the eyes of the women folks were fixed upon him in mute agony.
He passed his trembling
hand all about the hole, trying to think it possible that his eyes had deceived him; then he held the candle in the hole and examined it curiously, trembling
more and more.
When I look at this room, -- whence so many guilty creatures have departed, trembling
and ashamed, when I look at that chair before which I now sit trembling
and ashamed, -- oh, it requires all my reason to convince me that I am not a very guilty woman and you a menacing judge.
My breath is coming in jerks--deep down in my breast I can hear it sobbing and trembling
For if a "missing" ship has never turned up within the memory of seamen of my generation, the name of an "overdue" ship, trembling
as it were on the edge of the fatal heading, has been known to appear as "arrived.
Yes, I prayed for you, Madame, and my heart died within me, so that I kept trembling
Father, I don't blame you," replied Ginevra, with more gentleness than her trembling
Old Simon turned pale, and put his trembling
Once, too, his trembling
hands could not hold the bowl, and it fell to the ground and broke.
That is Mount Longwek, the Trembling
Mountain of the Arabs.
I could have killed Strickland then, and I knew that my voice was trembling
when I bade the nurse goodbye.
said Parfen, trembling
beneath the flashing glance of Nastasia.