Pontellier learned of his wife's intention to abandon her home and take up her residence elsewhere, he immediately wrote her a letter of unqualified disapproval and remonstrance
The scout delayed his departure to speak to the generous girl, whose breathing became lighter as she saw the success of her remonstrance
She saw her father's face, with its bold brow, and reverend white beard that flowed over the old-fashioned Elizabethan ruff; her mother's, too, with the look of heedful and anxious love which it always wore in her remembrance, and which, even since her death, had so often laid the impediment of a gentle remonstrance
in her daughter's pathway.
If Quint--on your remonstrance
at the time you speak of-- was a base menial, one of the things Miles said to you, I find myself guessing, was that you were another.
For a year or two Eliza saw her husband frequently, and there was nothing to interrupt their happiness, except the loss of two infant children, to whom she was passionately attached, and whom she mourned with a grief so intense as to call for gentle remonstrance
from her mistress, who sought, with maternal anxiety, to direct her naturally passionate feelings within the bounds of reason and religion.
Woodhouse's peculiarities and fidgetiness were sometimes provoking him to a rational remonstrance
or sharp retort equally illbestowed.
Before the last notes of the dog's remonstrance
had died away, the oaken stairs in the higher regions of the house creaked under slowly-descending footsteps.
Up the broad flight of shallow steps, Monsieur the Marquis, flambeau preceded, went from his carriage, sufficiently disturbing the darkness to elicit loud remonstrance
from an owl in the roof of the great pile of stable building away among the trees.
Creakle had a son, who had not been Tungay's friend, and who, assisting in the school, had once held some remonstrance
with his father on an occasion when its discipline was very cruelly exercised, and was supposed, besides, to have protested against his father's usage of his mother.
muttered Joe, shaking his head at me in very serious remonstrance
Unheeding this remonstrance
, and accustomed only to act upon the immediate impulse of his own wishes, Brian de Bois-Guilbert kept his eyes riveted on the Saxon beauty, more striking perhaps to his imagination, because differing widely from those of the Eastern sultanas.
I would bear all this from a working woman without remonstrance
, for she would owe me no graces of manner or morals.