She got through her lessons as well as she could, and managed to escape reprimands by being a model of deportment
Without seeming to hesitate, he walked into the lodge, and took his seat with a gravity that accorded admirably with the deportment
of his hosts.
This person--a gray-headed man, of quiet and most respectful deportment
--found it necessary to explain that his master still remained in his study, or private apartment; on entering which, an hour before, he had expressed a wish on no account to be disturbed.
With almost a serene deportment
, therefore, Hester Prynne passed through this portion of her ordeal, and came to a sort of scaffold, at the western extremity of the market-place.
had now for some weeks been more uniform towards me than at the first.
He maintained a hard, careless deportment
, indicative of neither joy nor sorrow: if anything, it expressed a flinty gratification at a piece of difficult work successfully executed.
Confused by the emotion of the day, and feeling his being there with this Double of coarse deportment
, to be like a dream, Charles Darnay was at a loss how to answer; finally, answered not at all.
would have been fierce in a butcher or a brandy-merchant.
The brief remainder of the evening passed in excited chatter and cigarettes, and in my instructing Nicolete in certain tricks of masculine deportment
His knowledge of books, however superficial, was sufficient to impress upon their ignorance respect for his supposed learning; and the gravity of his deportment
and language, with the high tone which he exerted in setting forth the authority of the church and of the priesthood, impressed them no less with an opinion of his sanctity.
His features are strong and masculine, with an Austrian lip and arched nose, his complexion olive, his countenance erect, his body and limbs well proportioned, all his motions graceful, and his deportment
The strange figure he presented filled Don Fernando and the rest with amazement as they contemplated his lean yellow face half a league long, his armour of all sorts, and the solemnity of his deportment