cried Laurie, delighted with a poke in the face from a tiny fist, flapping aimlessly
But do you know," she broke off, turning her quick eyes upon Madame Ratignolle and leaning forward a little so as to bring her face quite close to that of her companion, "sometimes I feel this summer as if I were walking through the green meadow again; idly, aimlessly
, unthinking and unguided.
There are chaotic, blind, or drunken moments, in the lives of persons who lack real force of character,--moments of test, in which courage would most assert itself,--but where these individuals, if left to themselves, stagger aimlessly
along, or follow implicitly whatever guidance may befall them, even if it be a child's.
In all directions expanding in vast irregular circles, and aimlessly
swimming hither and thither, by their short thick spoutings, they plainly betrayed their distraction of panic.
Traffic had ceased; men did not talk or laugh, or go in groups, or even in couples; they moved aimlessly
about, each man by himself, with his head down, and woe and terror at his heart.
Now he wipes the sweat from his brow, strokes his limbs, and then marches aimlessly
off, in as violently a hurry as ever.
So they moved on again -- aimlessly
-- simply at random -- all they could do was to move, keep moving.
With those words, the young lady followed her sister's example by seating herself on a hall chair and looking aimlessly
out through the open house door.
And yet she was being carried away further and further every moment, while I gazed after her, aimlessly
standing in the middle of the road.
After wandering aimlessly
through several countries, I resolved to come to Bagdad and request an audience of the Commander of the Faithful.
I knew that my only hope lay in escape from the city of Zodanga, for the matter of the four dead guardsmen would have to be explained, and as I could never reach my original post without a guide, suspicion would surely rest on me so soon as I was discovered wandering aimlessly
through the palace.
It was an unhappy Korak who wandered aimlessly
through the jungle the day following his inhospitable reception by the great apes.