Before the feast
has been five minutes under way, Tamoszius Kuszleika has risen in his excitement; a minute or two more and you see that he is beginning to edge over toward the tables.
Thus, when Zinita came to him, and asked leave to declare a feast
of women that should be held far away, he consented, and gladly, for, above all things, he desired to be free from Zinita and her angry looks for awhile; nor did he suspect a plot.
The Sheriff was will to pluck a prodigal with the next man, and he was moreover glad to have a guest who promised to enliven the feast
Accept my compliments; your dinner has been a real feast
Morrel appeared and was saluted with an enthusiastic burst of applause from the crew of the Pharaon, who hailed the visit of the shipowner as a sure indication that the man whose wedding feast
he thus delighted to honor would ere long be first in command of the ship; and as Dantes was universally beloved on board his vessel, the sailors put no restraint on their tumultuous joy at finding that the opinion and choice of their superiors so exactly coincided with their own.
These grave and weighty councils were alternated by huge feasts
and revels, like some of the old feasts
described in Highland castles.
Now, as she had not been asked to the feast
she was very angry, and scolded the king and queen very much, and set to work to take her revenge.
For this day the Sheriff hath asked all the Butcher Guild to feast
with him at the Guild Hall.
The village was preparing for the feast
, while in a hut at one side of the scene of the coming orgy the bound victim of their bestial appetites lay waiting for the end.
Ah, a feast
," said Cornelius, in the sad tone of indifference of a man to whom no joy remains in this world.
Carried past the fires of the feasting, his keen nostrils had told him of what the feast
All seated themselves at the tables and the servants of the Princess began serving the feast
He thought he lived in a country where turkeys were the ruling class, and every year they held a feast
to manifest their sense of Heaven's goodness in sparing their lives to kill them later.
Then Cathbad the Druid, who was also at the feast
, became exceeding sad.
Afterward they sat down to a splendid feast
, and Ozma put Dorothy at her right and Billina at her left, where the hen sat upon a golden roost and ate from a jeweled platter.