Moreover, she is one of those delightful
, old-fashioned cooks who don't care a bit if they ruin your digestion as long as they can give you feasts of fat things.
Browning, he guides the reader to his works, or division of work, seriatim, making of each a distinct and special study, and giving a great deal of welcome information about the poems, the circumstances of their composition, and the like, with delightful
Knightley, what a delightful
party last night; how extremely pleasant.
All in all, it was a never-to-be-forgotten summer--one of those summers which come seldom into any life, but leave a rich heritage of beautiful memories in their going--one of those summers which, in a fortunate combination of delightful
friends and delightful
doings, come as near to perfection as anything can come in this world.
HOLMCROFT--I snatch a few moments from my other avocations to thank you for your most interesting and delightful
There was even then in the new circumstance of a people just liberated from every variety of intellectual repression and political oppression, a group of dramatic authors, whose plays were not only delightful
to see but delightful
to read, working in the good tradition of one of the greatest realists who has ever lived, and producing a drama of vital strength and charm.
During the quadrille nothing of any significance was said: there was disjointed talk between them of the Korsunskys, husband and wife, whom he described very amusingly, as delightful
children at forty, and of the future town theater; and only once the conversation touched her to the quick, when he asker her about Levin, whether he was here, and added that he liked him so much.
Just at that moment the merry old man came in who lived up a-top of the house all alone; for he had neither wife nor children--but he liked children very much, and knew so many fairy tales, that it was quite delightful
Bella was more delightful
than any other item in the festival; drawing Pa out in the gayest manner; making a point of always mentioning herself as the lovely woman; stimulating Pa to order things, by declaring that the lovely woman insisted on being treated with them; and in short causing Pa to be quite enraptured with the consideration that he WAS the Pa of such a charming daughter.
The Westons will be with us, and it will be quite delightful
my friend, how would your tender heart bleed did you but know the least of my sufferings; but they are all requited by the delightful
anticipations of Park-Place.
Fanny felt that there must be a struggle in Edmund's cheerfulness, but it was delightful
to see the effort so successfully made.