Plain as it was, the design of the bracelet
was unusually beautiful.
"They are lovely," said Dorothea, slipping the ring and bracelet
on her finely turned finger and wrist, and holding them towards the window on a level with her eyes.
Moreover, there was the bracelet
to admire; and when she had given it a good rub, and held it out at arm's length, it sparkled and glittered so beautifully on her wrist, that to look at it in every point of view and with every possible turn of the arm, was quite an absorbing business.
[Holding out her handsome arm.] No; but it looks very well on me as a bracelet
, doesn't it?
When I was a little refreshed, I went up into the country, resolving to deliver myself to the first savages I should meet, and purchase my life from them by some bracelets
, glass rings, and other toys, which sailors usually provide themselves with in those voyages, and whereof I had some about me.
She places them in a labyrinth where they are condemned to walk for ever, with a bracelet
on their arms and a cord round their necks, unless they meet another as miserable as themselves.
The rings are as coldly viewed as the bracelet
. Edwin tells the tempter that he wears no jewellery but his watch and chain, which were his father's; and his shirt-pin.
'Since you told me a lady had given you the bracelet
you showed me, Fanny, I have not been quite easy on your account, and indeed want to know a little more if you will confide more to me.'
``I will wear the bracelet
for you, if you will, friend Palmer,'' said Wamba.
She was wearing Wendy's bracelet
on her arm; she had asked for the loan of it.
Balashev was only two horses' length from the equestrian with the bracelets
, plunies, necklaces, and gold embroidery, who was galloping toward him with a theatrically solemn countenance, when Julner, the French colonel, whispered respectfully: "The King of Naples!" It was, in fact, Murat, now called "King of Naples." Though it was quite incomprehensible why he should be King of Naples, he was called so, and was himself convinced that he was so, and therefore assumed a more solemn and important air than formerly.
Dorothy was presented with a pretty coronet and made a Princess of Oz, and Tiktok received two bracelets
set with eight rows of very clear and sparkling emeralds.
At the least, the arm rose at her side, and was ringed with such bracelets
as Baleka wore, and it beckoned from her side, though her cold face changed not at all.
She went to great expenses in new gowns, and bracelets
, and bonnets, and in prodigious feathers.
The round are made into bracelets
, the oval into pendants, and, being more precious, are sold singly.