During one of the brief calls he made, he artfully led the conversation to music, and talked away about great singers whom he had seen, fine organs he had heard, and told such charming anecdotes that Beth found it impossible to stay in her distant corner, but crept nearer and nearer, as if fascinated
As he strode along, he leaned over, listening--absorbed, fascinated
Yes, and he says that Fairfax--I think it's Fairfax--is equally fascinated
The moon made the night extraordinarily penetrable and showed me on the lawn a person, diminished by distance, who stood there motionless and as if fascinated
, looking up to where I had appeared--looking, that is, not so much straight at me as at something that was apparently above me.
But there was no time for shuddering, for now the savage went about something that completely fascinated
my attention, and convinced me that he must indeed be a heathen.
Abashed glances of servile wonder were exchanged by the sailors, as this was said; and with fascinated
eyes they awaited whatever magic might follow.
It was all so very businesslike that one watched it fascinated
In her play-hours, she invariably had every child in the establishment at her heels, open-mouthed with admiration and wonder,--not excepting Miss Eva, who appeared to be fascinated
by her wild diablerie, as a dove is sometimes charmed by a glittering serpent.
So they took it, hand- ling it as cautiously and devoutly as if it had been some holy thing come from some supernatural region; and gently felt of its texture, caressed its pleasant smooth surface with lingering touch, and scanned the mysterious characters with fascinated
Gallery in London, and soon became so fascinated
Returning, I had to cross before the looking-glass; my fascinated
glance involuntarily explored the depth it revealed.
As the road-mender plied his dusty labour, and the hail-clouds, rolling away, revealed bright bars and streaks of sky which were responded to by silver gleams upon the landscape, the little man (who wore a red cap now, in place of his blue one) seemed fascinated
by the figure on the heap of stones.