Brooke


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English lyric poet (1887-1915)

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Here comes young Brooke; he goes in as straight as you, but keeps his head, and backs and bends, holding himself still behind the ball, and driving it furiously when he gets the chance.
The bull-dogs are the colour of mother earth from shoulder to ankle, except young Brooke, who has a marvellous knack of keeping his legs.
Old Brooke, of course, will kick it out, but who shall catch and place it?
They mean heavy play and no mistake, and so old Brooke sees, and places Crab Jones in quarters just before the goal, with four or five picked players who are to keep the ball away to the sides, where a try at goal, if obtained, will be less dangerous than in front.
Again and again the cloud of their players- up gathers before our goal, and comes threatening on, and Warner or Hedge, with young Brooke and the relics of the bull-dogs, break through and carry the ball back; and old Brooke ranges the field like Job's war-horse.
Old Brooke comes sweeping round the skirts of the play, and turning short round, picks out the very heart of the scrummage, and plunges in.
Brooke, she concluded that he must be in love with Celia: Sir James Chettam, for example, whom she constantly considered from Celia's point of view, inwardly debating whether it would be good for Celia to accept him.
Brooke to be all the more blamed in neighboring families for not securing some middle-aged lady as guide and companion to his nieces.
If Miss Brooke ever attained perfect meekness, it would not be for lack of inward fire.
It's you and Meg and Brooke who make it all go, and I'm no end obliged to you.
I thought she'd suit Brooke, but he keeps talking to Meg, and Kate just stares at them through that ridiculous glass of hers'.
Brooke," said Kate, with a commanding air, which surprised Meg, who treated the tutor with as much respect as any other gentleman.
Brooke obediently began the story, with the handsome brown eyes steadily fixed upon the sunshiny river.
Brooke, still watching the river, and playing with the wild rose in his buttonhole.
Brooke lay on the grass with a book, which he did not read.