And it is EXPRESSLY to execute these powers that the sweeping clause, as it has been affectedly
called, authorizes the national legislature to pass all NECESSARY and PROPER laws.
Alexey Alexandrovitch, with the same expression of indifference, given him by his lifted eyebrows, sat down beside Darya Alexandrovna, and smiled affectedly
There now," said Miss Steele, affectedly
simpering, "everybody laughs at me so about the Doctor, and I cannot think why.
Then forming his features into a set smile, and affectedly
softening his voice, he added, with a simpering air, "Have you been long in Bath, madam?
bailiffs, aldermen, burgomasters; burgomasters, aldermen, bailiffs--all stiff, affectedly
grave, formal, dressed out in velvet and damask, hooded with caps of black velvet, with great tufts of Cyprus gold thread; good Flemish heads, after all, severe and worthy faces, of the family which Rembrandt makes to stand out so strong and grave from the black background of his "Night Patrol "; personages all of whom bore, written on their brows, that Maximilian of Austria had done well in "trusting implicitly," as the manifest ran, "in their sense, valor, experience, loyalty, and good wisdom.
And how few, how few words," I thought, in passing, "were needed; how little of the idyllic (and affectedly
, bookishly, artificially idyllic too) had sufficed to turn a whole human life at once according to my will.
This Musketeer had just come off guard, complained of having a cold, and coughed from time to time affectedly
One of the girls kept laughing affectedly
, and saying, "Now Professor," in a coquettish tone, and the other pronounced her German with an accent that must have made it hard for him to keep sober.
Elton was in being in the same room at once with the woman he had just married, the woman he had wanted to marry, and the woman whom he had been expected to marry, she must allow him to have the right to look as little wise, and to be as much affectedly
, and as little really easy as could be.
Ever an old friend, ever like a dear friend and brother when we chat affectedly
with strangers, comes in this honest face, and takes a grave liberty with us, and shames us out of our nonsense.
But a serious observer, at a second glance, might have seen in his eyes something of that shining sleep that is called vision; and his yellow hair, while not affectedly
long, was unaffectedly untidy.
Here your countenance brightened up, and, perceiving your lips move, I could not doubt that you murmured the word 'stereotomy,' a term very affectedly
applied to this species of pavement.