When the chums returned from their sightseeing excursion
, they found that Professor Bumper had arrived.
My roving excursion
this day had fatigued my body, and diverted my imagination.
To console himself he had to drink a good deal, and he went back to Packingtown about two o'clock in the morning, very much the worse for his excursion
, and, it must be confessed, entirely deserving the calamity that was in store for him.
His chief celebrity rested upon the events of an excursion
like this one of mine, which he had once made with a damsel named Maledisant, who was as handy with her tongue as was Sandy, though in a different way, for her tongue churned forth only rail- ings and insult, whereas Sandy's music was of a kindlier sort.
We made the port of Necharsteinach in good season, and went to the hotel and ordered a trout dinner, the same to be ready against our return from a two-hour pedestrian excursion
to the village and castle of Dilsberg, a mile distant, on the other side of the river.
Their intended excursion
to Whitwell turned out very different from what Elinor had expected.
The next day was as fine as its predecessor: it was devoted by the party to an excursion
to some site in the neighbourhood.
Linton took off the grey cloak of the dairy-maid which we had borrowed for our excursion
, shaking her head and expostulating with her, I suppose: she was a young lady, and they made a distinction between her treatment and mine.
He is anxious to know if you will share the expense of a carriage, and give him the pleasure of your company and Miss Bygrave's company on this excursion
Cruncher beguiled the earlier watches of the night with solitary pipes, and did not start upon his excursion
until nearly one o'clock.
Well have ye judg'd, well ended long debate, Synod of Gods, and like to what ye are, Great things resolv'd; which from the lowest deep Will once more lift us up, in spight of Fate, Neerer our ancient Seat; perhaps in view Of those bright confines, whence with neighbouring Arms And opportune excursion
we may chance Re-enter Heav'n; or else in some milde Zone Dwell not unvisited of Heav'ns fair Light Secure, and at the brightning Orient beam Purge off this gloom; the soft delicious Air, To heal the scarr of these corrosive Fires Shall breath her balme.
He hastened from the house, walked swiftly down the avenue to the lodge, where he kept his bicycle, left word there that he was going for an excursion
and should probably not return in time for dinner, mounted, and sped away recklessly along the Riverside Road.