I turned to her bicycle, and, examining it with the air of a man who had won silver cups in his day, I speedily
discovered what had been the mischief.
I was at first much troubled by the uneasy motion of the vessel, but speedily
recovered my health, and since that hour have been no more plagued by sea-sickness.
Believe me, my dear sir, my gratitude is warmly excited, by such affectionate attention; and depend upon it, you will speedily
receive from me a letter of thanks for this, and for every other mark of your regard during my stay in Hertfordshire.
On expressing his surprise at these preparations, he was speedily
enlightened by a young Floridan, who quietly said:
They were speedily
lost to view, but when she had almost overtaken them she heard, in the trees beyond, Minnie Smellie's voice lifted high in song, and the sound of a child's sobbing.
While he spoke thus, he stript off his gown, and appeared in a close black buckram doublet and drawers, over which he speedily
did on a cassock of green, and hose of the same colour.
The descent was effected by means of metallic bars projecting from the sides of the well, and these being adapted to the needs of a creature much smaller and lighter than myself, I was speedily cramped and fatigued by the descent.
But I had my hand on the climbing bars now, and, kicking violently, I disengaged myself from the clutches of the Morlocks and was speedily clambering up the shaft, while they stayed peering and blinking up at me: all but one little wretch who followed me for some way, and wellnigh secured my boot as a trophy.
There are not enough soup-kitchens and bread-lines to go around, you know, and when men have nothing in their purses they usually die, and die miserably--unless they are able to fill their purses pretty speedily.
Emotional delight is followed by no more than jaded senses which speedily recuperate.
Distance does the same beneficent work far more speedily
, and (when assisted by Change) far more effectually as well.
The New York police was speedily hard at work, and a foolish contest in full swing between impassioned citizens resolved to keep the flag flying, and irritated and worried officers instructed to pull it down.
Nothing, however, had caught fire, and her men were speedily at work upon her repair.
He rode down for a couple of hours; he could not yet do more; but as he came from Randalls immediately to Hartfield, she could then exercise all her quick observation, and speedily
determine how he was influenced, and how she must act.
HER wisdom too limited the number of their servants to three; two maids and a man, with whom they were speedily
provided from amongst those who had formed their establishment at Norland.