Above all, Mademoiselle Cormon sacrificed on the altar of her hopes three bottles of the famous liqueurs
of Madame Amphoux, the most illustrious of all the distillers of the tropics,--a name very dear to gourmets.
D'Artagnan will not have let slip an opportunity of drinking a glass of this liqueur
, and at the same time leaving some trace of himself.
He ordered another liqueur
brandy and gulped it down.
I toy with my liqueur
, and she is listening to hear whether the postal authorities have come for her letter.
A waiter paused before their table and offered a salver on which were several cups of coffee and liqueur
I took it while Moody was gone to get some curacoa; and I returned to the picture-gallery in time to receive that delicious liqueur
from the footman's hands.
Careless whether she surprised them or not, she instructed the waiter, when her directions had been complied with, to pour a large wine-glass-full of the liqueur
into a tumbler, and to fill it up from the teapot.
I didn't know what a liqueur
or a highball was, and I didn't know that "Scotch" meant whisky.
Sabin helped himself to a liqueur
from the bottle by his side.
Madame Levaille put down a bottle she held above a liqueur
glass; the players turned their heads; the whispered quarrel ceased; only the singer, after darting a glance at the door, went on humming with a stolid face.
When the serious business of dining was dispatched, and we were trifling with our coffee and liqueurs
, my eyes, which of course had seldom left her during the whole meal, once more enfolded her little ivory and black silk body with an embrace as real as though they had been straining passionate arms; and as I thus nursed her in my eyes, I smiled involuntarily at a thought which not unnaturally occurred to me.
Then we went to a tavern to have coffee and liqueurs
Muishkin gave him excellent cigars to smoke, and Lebedeff, for his part, regaled him with liqueurs
, brought in by Vera, to whom the doctor--a married man and the father of a family--addressed such compliments that she was filled with indignation.
After lunch had tailed off with exquisite coffee and liqueurs
, the guests were introduced to the garden, the library, and the housekeeper--a dark, handsome lady, of no little majesty, and rather like a plutonic Madonna.
Wonderful macaroons, glittering liqueurs
, magically-preserved tropical spices, and jellies of celestial tropical fruits, displayed themselves profusely at an instant's notice.