Nay, nay,'' said De Bracy, ``let the fair sovereign's throne remain unoccupied
, until the conqueror shall be named, and then let him choose the lady by whom it shall be filled.
Tod's curtains were folded up, and put away, owing to the house being unoccupied
But when we least thought it was going to rain any more cianis from that quarter, we saw the reed suddenly appear with another cloth tied in a larger knot attached to it, and this at a time when, as on the former occasion, the bano was deserted and unoccupied
In the mild season of peace, with minds unoccupied
by other subjects, they passed many months in cool, uninterrupted, and daily consultation; and finally, without having been awed by power, or influenced by any passions except love for their country, they presented and recommended to the people the plan produced by their joint and very unanimous councils.
The eye which presided there must have been an unoccupied
, ferreting eye; minutely careful, less from nature than for want of something to do.
A gentle breeze kept the red weed that covered every scrap of unoccupied
ground gently swaying.
He obeyed, not without some uneasiness, which, momentarily increasing, caused his mind, instead of being as unoccupied
as it was when he began his journey, to fill with ideas which were very likely to keep a traveller awake, more especially one in such a situation as Danglars.
The children were now accustomed to assemble round Grandfather's chair at all their unoccupied
moments; and often it was a striking picture to behold the white-headed old sire, with this flowery wreath of young people around him.
There being abundance of unoccupied
ground in the neighborhood, these strangers built huts for themselves, and were soon joined by a multitude of new settlers, who quickly formed a city.
It's been unoccupied
time out of mind, and stands in a lonely part of the coast, but those who fish in the neighborhood have often heard strange noises there, and lights have been seen about the wood at night, and an old fellow in a red cap has been seen at the windows more than once, which people take to be the ghost of the body buried there.
The minds of these simple savages, unoccupied
by matters of graver moment, were capable of deriving the utmost delight from circumstances which would have passed unnoticed in more intelligent communities.
And they made their way towards the front of the house, and placed themselves near the window which, still more strangely than the rest, remained unoccupied
Still enjoying the scent, I returned to the salon, but it was not unoccupied
, as it had been before I left it.
We sat down at last in the crowded circle at Florian's, finding an unoccupied
table among those that were ranged in the square.
It is very difficult to hide even a slight emotion or sentiment from fifteen inquisitive and unoccupied
young girls, whose wits and mischief ask for nothing better than secrets to guess, schemes to create or baffle, and who know how to find too many interpretations for each gesture, glance, and word, to fail in discovering the right one.