There was the bust of Chalmers near the stair- railings, there was the clothes-brush in the accustomed
place; and there, on the hat-stand, hung hats and coats that must surely be the same as he remembered.
Still Adrienne thought herself the obliged party, in times as critical as those which then hung over France, in being permitted to toil for a sum that would barely supply a grisette, accustomed
all her life to privations, with the coarsest necessaries.
But this time Mazarin was foiled in his expectation: he read nothing upon the face of Athos, not even the respect he was accustomed
to see on all faces.
The poor voyageurs, too, continually irritated his spleen by their "lubberly" and unseemly habits, so abhorrent to one accustomed
to the cleanliness of a man-of-war.
And, first, for a kingly; and it should be those who are accustomed
by nature to submit the civil government of themselves to a family eminent for virtue: for an aristocracy, those who are naturally framed to bear the rule of free men, whose superior virtue makes them worthy of the management of others: for a free state, a war-like people, formed by nature both to govern and be governed by laws which admit the poorest citizen to share the honours of the commonwealth according to his worth.
When a little lad, it was between Claude Frollo's legs that he was accustomed
to seek refuge, when the dogs and the children barked after him.
At night great beasts snarled and roared about their tiny cabin, but, so accustomed
may one become to oft repeated noises, that soon they paid little attention to them, sleeping soundly the whole night through.
These two men who had lived so long together in a community of intelligence, and whose eyes, accustomed
to economize expressions, knew how to say so many things silently - these two old friends, one as noble as the other in heart, if they were unequal in fortune and birth, remained tongue-tied whilst looking at each other.
He had not only become known, but people had grown accustomed
to him and accepted him.
Their eyes, not yet accustomed
to the darkness of the interior, told them nothing, nor did they hear any sound, for the ape stood silently awaiting their attack.
Really, you know, I'm not accustomed
to forcing my presence where it is not desired.
Observant persons, accustomed
to frequent the London parks, can hardly have failed to notice the number of solitary strangers sadly endeavoring to vary their lives by taking a walk.
A BLIND MAN was accustomed
to distinguishing different animals by touching them with his hands.
Here I may make a remark,--I am not accustomed
to attach an exaggerated importance to exterior signs left in the track of a crime.
You won't find," he would say to Miss Rhoda, "that splendour and rank to which you are accustomed
at the West End, my dear Miss, at our humble mansion in Russell Square.