The fact that a somewhat dilapidated blue one remained stationary
above the unprotected bonnet attracted her attention, and looking up, she saw Mr.
Just as Alice veiled her eyes in horror, under the impression that they were about to be swept within the vortex at the foot of the cataract, the canoe floated, stationary
, at the side of a flat rock, that lay on a level with the water.
Elijah, hailing us when we had removed a few paces.
For hours and hours from the almost stationary
ship that hideous sight is seen.
It was a defective barometer, and had no hand but the stationary
brass pointer, but I did not know that until afterward.
She has now been a longer time stationary
there, than she ever was before, and she begins to want change.
But her ingenuity was at work to remedy the injury: while I ironed, or pursued other such stationary
employments as I could not well do in the parlour, she would bring some pleasant volume and read it aloud to me.
I well remember though, how the distant idea of the holidays, after seeming for an immense time to be a stationary
speck, began to come towards us, and to grow and grow.
Soothed by my exertions, my method, and Herbert's compliments, I would sit with his symmetrical bundle and my own on the table before me among the stationary
, and feel like a Bank of some sort, rather than a private individual.
But while opinion concerning him had remained nearly stationary
, and his daily habits had presented scarcely any visible change, Marner's inward life had been a history and a metamorphosis, as that of every fervid nature must be when it has fled, or been condemned, to solitude.
Having expressed himself thus confidently, he reined his horse backward down the slope which he had ascended, and compelled him in the same manner to move backward through the lists, till he reached the northern extremity, where he remained stationary
, in expectation of his antagonist.
In the orchestra stalls, the drugget covering them looked like an angry sea, whose glaucous waves had been suddenly rendered stationary
by a secret order from the storm phantom, who, as everybody knows, is called Adamastor.