Treville bowed very respectfully, with a joy that was not unmixed
with fear; he would have preferred an obstinate resistance on the part of the cardinal to this sudden yielding.
As Danglars approached the disappointed lover, he cast on him a look of deep meaning, while Fernand, as he slowly paced behind the happy pair, who seemed, in their own unmixed
content, to have entirely forgotten that such a being as himself existed, was pale and abstracted; occasionally, however, a deep flush would overspread his countenance, and a nervous contraction distort his features, while, with an agitated and restless gaze, he would glance in the direction of Marseilles, like one who either anticipated or foresaw some great and important event.
He exerted himself, during his sojourn among this simple and well-disposed people, to inculcate, as far as he was able, the gentle and humanizing precepts of the Christian faith, and to make them acquainted with the leading points of its history; and it speaks highly for the purity and benignity of his heart, that he derived unmixed
happiness from the task.
Her sorrow as a maiden daughter was unmixed
with any other thoughts than those of anxiety about funeral arrangements and her own future lot; and, after the manner of women, she mourned for the father who had made her life important, all the more because she had a secret sense that there was little mourning for him in other hearts.
What arts she employed to soothe and blind him I know not, but she succeeded both in allaying his wrath, and hoodwinking his discernment, as was soon proved by the alteration in his mien and manner; she must have managed to convince him that I neither was, nor ever had been, a rival of his, for the fortnight of fury against me terminated in a fit of exceeding graciousness and amenity, not unmixed
with a dash of exulting self-complacency, more ludicrous than irritating.
The instant that Remarkable Pettibone had executed her portion of the labor in illuminating, she returned to a position near Elizabeth, with the apparent motive of receiving the clothes that the other threw aside, but in reality to examine, with an air of curiosity—not unmixed
with jealousy—the appearance of the lady who was to supplant her in the administration of their domestic economy.
HE was all astonishment at the appearance of my visitor, and at first observed Sir James with an attention which I was pleased to see not unmixed
with jealousy; but unluckily it was impossible for me really to torment him, as Sir James, though extremely gallant to me, very soon made the whole party understand that his heart was devoted to my daughter.
Elsa's feelings towards her rescuer might be one of unmixed
gratitude; but it might, on the other hand, be one of resentment.
In short, whatever causes may be assigned as the destruction of a pure oligarchy unmixed
with any other government and an extreme democracy, the same may be applied to a tyranny; for these are divided tyrannies.
Everything runs to excess; every good quality is noxious if unmixed
, and, to carry the danger to the edge of ruin, nature causes each man's peculiarity to superabound.
Arrived there, the luxury of the rooms seemed to inspire them with a kind of respect, not unmixed
My companion's expressive face showed a sympathy which was not, I am afraid, entirely unmixed
She begged Cassandra to play to her, and when they went upstairs Cassandra opened the piano directly, and did her best to create an atmosphere of unmixed
This hope was not unmixed
with the glow of proud delight--the joyous maiden surprise that she was chosen by the man whom her admiration had chosen.
Jane Clayton surveyed them with unmixed
feelings of pride and affection.