Edgar's door: but I bespoke
the announcement of it myself.
My aunt took so kindly to the notion, that some ready-made clothes, which were purchased for me that afternoon, were marked 'Trotwood Copperfield', in her own handwriting, and in indelible marking-ink, before I put them on; and it was settled that all the other clothes which were ordered to be made for me (a complete outfit was bespoke
that afternoon) should be marked in the same way.
her for the first dance, I'll be bound.
In this guise, as if prepared for the execution of some deed, at the thought of which he was himself ashamed, he stood before the affrighted prisoner; yet, ruffian as his dress bespoke
him, he seemed at a loss to express what purpose had brought him thither, so that Rebecca, making an effort upon herself, had time to anticipate his explanation.
Everything about this dainty chevalier bespoke
the "ladies' man.
an inward and mighty battle with self, with heredity, with age-old custom, and as he opened his mouth to speak, a look almost of benignity, of kindliness, momentarily lighted up his fierce and terrible countenance.
He was a fine, tall, slim young fellow of eighteen or twenty, with black eyes, and hair as dark as a raven's wing; and his whole appearance bespoke
that calmness and resolution peculiar to men accustomed from their cradle to contend with danger.
Athos approached and hung over the youth in an attitude full of tender melancholy; he looked long on this young man, whose smiling mouth and half closed eyes bespoke
soft dreams and lightest slumber, as if his guardian angel watched over him with solicitude and affection.
The banks of this lovely basin, at its outlet, or southern end, were steep, but not high; and in that direction the land continued, far as the eye could reach, a narrow but graceful valley, along which the settlers had scattered their humble habitations, with a profusion that bespoke
the quality of the soil and the comparative facilities of intercourse, Immediately on the bank of the lake and at its foot, stood the village of Templeton.
These words were spoken in French, and with a purity of accent that bespoke
not only a Frenchman, but a Frenchman from the vicinity of Tours.
The great number of horses grazing around the village, and scattered over the neighboring hills and valleys, bespoke
the equestrian habit of the Arickaras, who are admirable horsemen.
It would be of no use to go to Uppercross again, for that other Miss Musgrove, I find, is bespoke
by her cousin, the young parson.