She was from New England, and knew well the first guileful
footsteps of that soft, insidious disease, which sweeps away so many of the fairest and loveliest, and, before one fibre of life seems broken, seals them irrevocably for death.
These despised themselves, as being the dupes of a wily fraud, a guileful
snake in the grass.
Circumstances must guide me," said I; and meeting Pelet's false glance and insinuating smile, I thanked heaven that I had last night opened my window and read by the light of a full moon the true meaning of that guileful
Having at last by guileful
speeches succeeded in separating them, he attacked them without fear as they fed alone, and feasted on them one by one at his own leisure.
Caedmon next tells how the fiend tempted first the man and then the woman with guileful
lies to eat of the fruit which had been forbidden to them, and how Eve yielded to him.
Such sayings did I hear pious backworldsmen speak to their consciences, and verily without wickedness or guile,--although there is nothing more guileful
in the world, or more wicked.
And the left would usually lose that fight because Canada had become a more conservative country under Harper's guileful
In all cases, Certeau emphasizes, "these 'traverses' remain heterogenous to the systems they infiltrate and in which they sketch out the guileful
ruses of different interest and desires" (EL 34, emphasis in original).
France have always cherished the flair of their brilliant backs, such as Serge Blanco and Philippe Sella, and Wesley Fofana is of a similarly guileful
Dan Lydiate (Ospreys) 7 v Ryan Jones (Bristol) 6 Tractor boy Lydiate has added new strings to his bow since joining the Ospreys last December but guileful
veteran Jones has a clever rugby brain and you underestimate him at your peril.
Although Eisenhower often was syntactically challenged, sometimes his grammatical fender benders were guileful
Edgeworth, Delany, and Grey convey, more or less literally, the possibilities offered by what Michel de Certeau describes as "indeterminate trajectories" that "sketch out the guileful
ruses of different interests and desires.