I watched the rope gliding down the hill, and presently when I was all fixed for triumph I was confronted by a bitter disappointment; there was no guide tied to the rope, it was only a very indignant
old black ram.
She was boring right into me with her eyes, and very indignant
Tell them of cruel scourgings, of mutilations and brandings, of scenes of pollution and blood, of the banishment of all light and knowl- edge, and they affect to be greatly indignant
at such enormous exaggerations, such wholesale misstate- ments, such abominable libels on the character of the southern planters
Dashwood, attributing it to some want of liberality in his mother, sat down to table indignant
against all selfish parents.
I think I may confess," he continued, "even although I should make you a little indignant
, Jane--and I have seen what a fire-spirit you can be when you are indignant
He stood by the fire, his back towards me, just finishing a stormy scene with poor Zillah; who ever and anon interrupted her labour to pluck up the corner of her apron, and heave an indignant
I felt so indignant
-- without knowing plainly why, for I was ignorant, of course, of what had passed at the interview -- that I took Mr.
He held the letter out inquiringly; and Monseigneur looked at it, in the person of this plotting and indignant
refugee; and Monseigneur looked at it in the person of that plotting and indignant
refugee; and This, That, and The Other, all had something disparaging to say, in French or in English, concerning the Marquis who was not to be found.
to somebody, and ladies casting indignant
glances at me, and - what
Of course Shelley's mind was full of the sanctity of the moment, and indignant
that "the hour for which the years did sigh" should thus be broken in upon by vulgar revelry; but while we may sympathise with his view, and admit to the full the sacredness, not to say the solemnity, of the marriage ceremony, yet it is to be hoped that it still retains a naturally mirthful side, of which such public merriment is but the crude expression.
Alice began in a loud, indignant
voice, but she stopped hastily, for the White Rabbit cried out, `Silence in the court
The girls were looking at him and straining their eyes to make out the features which the clumsy visor obscured, but when they heard themselves called maidens, a thing so much out of their line, they could not restrain their laughter, which made Don Quixote wax indignant
, and say, "Modesty becomes the fair, and moreover laughter that has little cause is great silliness; this, however, I say not to pain or anger you, for my desire is none other than to serve you.
Furious at his perversity, and especially indignant
that he professed to be ignorant of my sex, I retorted in no measured terms, "Besotted Being
Dick used to wax indignant
, and none the less so because, as his father was a skilful disputant, he found himself not seldom in the wrong.
The steam came hissing out of the valves; and this made Passepartout indignant