Her sea-blue eyes were full of soft laughter and allurement
. For the moment, under the influence of the little house of dreams, she was a girl again--a girl forgetful of the past and its bitterness.
I, as I undertook, and with the vote Consenting in full frequence was impowered, Have found him, viewed him, tasted him; but find Far other labour to be undergone Than when I dealt with Adam, first of men, Though Adam by his wife's allurement
fell, However to this Man inferior far-- If he be Man by mother's side, at least With more than human gifts from Heaven adorned, Perfections absolute, graces divine, And amplitude of mind to greatest deeds.
The call of the brook came up through the woods from the valley of birches with all its old allurement
; the mellow air was full of the purr of the sea; beyond were fields rimmed by fences bleached silvery gray in the suns of many summers, and long hills scarfed with the shadows of autumnal clouds; with the blowing of the west wind old dreams returned.
Her very name was an allurement
. Mademoiselle Violet!
The shareholders are led on by the allurement
of an enormous bounty, for they value these rich shipwrecks at five hundred millions."
If, on the other side, it was not she--which was still quite possible--for the little light that remained rendered a mistake easy--might it not be the commencement of some plot against him through the allurement
of this woman, for whom his love was known?
Felicity was too beautiful for words; and even the Story Girl, between excitement and the crimson silk array, blossomed out with a charm and allurement
more potent than any regular loveliness-- and this in spite of the fact that Aunt Olivia had tabooed the red satin slippers and mercilessly decreed that stout shoes should be worn.
Reduce the hostile chiefs by inflicting damage on them; and make trouble for them, and keep them constantly engaged; hold out specious allurements
, and make them rush to any given point.
Well, my dear Reginald, I have seen this dangerous creature, and must give you some description of her, though I hope you will soon be able to form your own judgment she is really excessively pretty; however you may choose to question the allurements
of a lady no longer young, I must, for my own part, declare that I have seldom seen so lovely a woman as Lady Susan.
The regulation of the mere domestic police of a State appears to me to hold out slender allurements
They were still talking of the dinner and the allurements
of city life when Mrs.
If life promised no enjoyment within my vocation, at least it offered no allurements
out of it; and henceforth I would put my shoulder to the wheel and toil away, like any poor drudge of a cart-horse that was fairly broken in to its labour, and plod through life, not wholly useless if not agreeable, and uncomplaining if not contented with my lot.