Whenever the eyes of the wearied travelers rose from the decayed leaves over which they trod, his dark form was to be seen glancing among the stems of the trees in front, his head immovably
fastened in a forward position, with the light plume on his crest fluttering in a current of air, made solely by the swiftness of his own motion.
The pensive, reflective tone in which this was spoken appeared to amuse Andy prodigiously, and he drew a little behind, and shook so as apparently to run a great risk of failing off his horse, while Sam's face was immovably
composed into the most doleful gravity.
The housekeeper listened to the praise of her domestic virtues with eyes immovably
fixed on her elegant chemisette.
so as to remove all possibility of danger, they are placed in the class rooms of our Infant Schools, and there they are utilized by the Board of Education for the purpose of imparting to the offspring of the Middle Classes that tact and intelligence of which these wretched creatures themselves are utterly devoid.
I have eaten nothing; I only drank a glass of my master's lemonade -- that's all;" and Barrois turned towards Noirtier, who, immovably
fixed in his arm-chair, was contemplating this terrible scene without allowing a word or a movement to escape him.
I murmured, fascinated by the black hood turned immovably
over the stern, as if in unlawful communion with that old sea of magicians, slave-dealers, exiles and warriors, the sea of legends and terrors, where the mariners of remote antiquity used to hear the restless shade of an old wanderer weep aloud in the dark.
While the boat was advancing towards the shore, the duke kept his eyes immovably
fixed upon the admiral's ship, like a miser torn away from his coffers, or a mother separated from her child, about to be led away to death.
He had insisted that the library curtains should draw backward and forward on a rod, so that they might be closed in the evening, instead of remaining nailed to a gilt cornice, and immovably
looped up over layers of lace, as in the drawing-room; and he pulled them back and pushed up the sash, leaning out into the icy night.
She thrust her head through the bars, and succeeded in casting a glance at the corner where the gaze of the unhappy woman was immovably
In April the Pavlograds were stationed immovably
for some weeks near a totally ruined and deserted German village.
To all intents and purposes the compass was as efficient as before; but, as a matter of fact, the moving of the pointers upon the dials resulted now in no corresponding shift of the mechanism beneath--and the device was set, immovably
, upon a destination of the slave's own choosing.
I find you next," Thomson went on immovably
, "visiting the one French statesmen whom we in England had cause to fear, in his hotel in London.