The dry-goods stores were not down among the counting-houses, banks, and wholesale warerooms, where gentlemen most do congregate, but Jo found herself in that part of the city before she did a single errand, loitering along as if waiting for someone, examining engineering instruments in one window and samples of wool in another, with most unfeminine interest, tumbling over barrels, being half-smothered by descending bales, and hustled unceremoniously
by busy men who looked as if they wondered `how the deuce she got there'.
He had found the front door open, and had followed his ring by walking in unceremoniously
Stimulated by apprehension, he left the scout, who immediately entered into a loud conversation with the stranger that had so unceremoniously
enlisted himself in the party of travelers that morning.
You speak very unceremoniously
of my kindred," said Phoebe, debating with herself whether she ought to take offence.
At last extinguishing the fire, he took the idol up very unceremoniously
, and bagged it again in his grego pocket as carelessly as if he were a sportsman bagging a dead woodcock.
After various ineffectual pullings and twitchings, just as the senator is losing all patience, the carriage suddenly rights itself with a bounce,--two front wheels go down into another abyss, and senator, woman, and child, all tumble promiscuously on to the front seat,--senator's hat is jammed over his eyes and nose quite unceremoniously
, and he considers himself fairly extinguished;--child cries, and Cudjoe on the outside delivers animated addresses to the horses, who are kicking, and floundering, and straining under repeated cracks of the whip.
She stretched out her strong young arms to the crowing baby, sat down in a chair with the child, turned her upside down unceremoniously
, took from her waistband and scornfully flung away a crooked pin, walked with her (still in a highly reversed position) to the bureau, selected a large safety pin, and proceeded to attach her brief red flannel petticoat to a sort of shirt that she wore.
Being pushed unceremoniously
to one side--which was precisely what I wished--he usurped my place, and proceeded to accompany himself: for he could play as well as sing.
He sat within earshot, milking the cows by the light of a lantern, which I seized unceremoniously
, and, calling out that I would send it back on the morrow, rushed to the nearest postern.
Hurriedly directing him to cross to the other side of the road, to turn down the first street he came to on his right hand, and then to ask again, the stranger unceremoniously
hastened on without waiting to be thanked.
These extensive arrangements occasioned us to be cut off unceremoniously
in respect of breakfast; "for I an't," said Mrs.
The parcel was snatched quite unceremoniously
from my hands, the door shut upon me, and I laughingly bidden go listen to the nightingale.