During the remainder of the act the lucky performers were those whose parts required changes of dress; the others were a soaked, bedraggled, and uncomfortable
lot, but in the last degree picturesque.
And the loving attentions Aunt Polly lavished upon him were the one thing capable of making him more uncomfortable
than he was before.
He had not only a dislike, but a sort of moral mistrust, of uncomfortable
thoughts, and it was both uncomfortable
and slightly contemptible to feel obliged to square one's self with a standard.
All this is very uncomfortable
, and I daresay it will be worse at Hyeres.
Some mothers would have insisted on their daughter's accepting so good an offer on the first overture; but I could not reconcile it to myself to force Frederica into a marriage from which her heart revolted, and instead of adopting so harsh a measure merely propose to make it her own choice, by rendering her thoroughly uncomfortable
till she does accept him--but enough of this tiresome girl.
He has called together legislative bodies at places unusual, uncomfortable
, and distant from the depository of their Public Records, for the sole purpose of fatiguing them into compliance with his measures.
It is such an uncomfortable
feeling to know one is a fool.
I had no right, I knew very well, to be uncomfortable
because she confided in me, and I felt it was unreasonable; still, with all I could do, I could not quite help it.
it is," whispered Catherine, "not to have a single acquaintance here
I was introduced to this celebrated person after that one, and the kind words they said about my book made me excessively uncomfortable
Philip, feeling shy and uncomfortable
, squirmed under his touch.
Her smile for him was the same as for everybody, but sometimes that smile made Pierre uncomfortable
You are wanting to find out if there is anything uncomfortable
for you to do now, only because Mr.
Fairy me bola means "Turn me back again," and David's discovery made me uncomfortable
, for I knew he had hitherto kept his distance of the fairies mainly because of a feeling that their conversions are permanent.
The occasion was to serve as an object-lesson to all other slaves of the danger and futility of attempted escape, and the fatal consequences of taking the life of a superior being, and so I imagine that Sagoths felt amply justified in making the entire proceeding as uncomfortable
and painful to us as possible.