They have much the same quality of simple and sincerely moralized realism that I found afterwards in the work of the early Swiss realist, Jeremias Gotthelf, and very likely it was this that captivated
Nay, I must confess, that even I myself, who am not remarkably liable to be captivated
with show, have yielded not a little to the impressions of much preceding state.
No one will say it is unmanly to be captivated
by a woman, or, being captivated
, to marry her; and the admiration, the delight, the passion, the wonder, the unbounded confidence, and frantic adoration with which, by degrees, this big warrior got to regard the little Rebecca, were feelings which the ladies at least will pronounce were not altogether discreditable to him.
She was pleased to see that he was captivated
by her and it did not occur to her that there was anything wrong in it.
The video shows a street artist in Hanoi, Vietnam who seemingly spent quite some time setting up the structure, watched on by a crowd of captivated
public before a small boy finally walks into it and sends it crashing to the ground.
Leslie Blodgett, executive chairman of Bare Escentuals, was listening to a radio interview with Edmonson on NPR and was captivated
by her story--and her music.
Beatrix Potter's animal stories have captivated
young readers for well over a century and remain as charming and engaging today.
The Mayans have captivated
those with an interest in Native American history for centuries.