While I stood in the passage I had my eyes on her brother's door, which was but ten steps off and which, indescribably
, produced in me a renewal of the strange impulse that I lately spoke of as my temptation.
It was no paler and but littler thinner than in the autumn, yet there was a strange, transparent look about it, as if the mortal was being slowly refined away, and the immortal shining through the frail flesh with an indescribably
`He struck me as being a very beautiful and graceful creature, but indescribably
They kept a vigilant eye as they marched, upon every height where a scout might be posted, and scanned the solitary landscapes and the distant ravines, to observe any column of smoke; but nothing of the kind was to be seen; all was indescribably
stern and lifeless.
Dyott just waited, and it had the effect, indescribably
, of making everything that had gone before seem to have led up to the question.
He walked very slowly and circumspectly, and there was something indescribably
guilty and furtive in his whole appearance.
On either side were rude gods, some grotesquely carved, others no more than shapeless logs swathed in rotten and indescribably
She interests me indescribably
. If I was only twenty years younger--perhaps (as I am not twenty years younger) I had better not finish the sentence?
She had so indescribably
touched and interested me, stranger as I was, that the sudden cessation of her faint, sweet tones affected me almost with a sense of pain.
When a letter from him arrived at last, it disappointed me indescribably
. A telegram from our messenger informed us that the lodge-keeper's daughter and her husband had left New York, and that he was still in search of a trace of them.
The lady acknowledged that it would be indescribably
painful to her to answer that question.
There is scarcely anything when a man is in difficulties that he is more disposed to look upon with abhorrence than a rightabout retrograde movement--a systematic going over of the already trodden ground: and especially if he has a love of adventure, such a course appears indescribably
repulsive, so long as there remains the least hope to be derived from braving untried difficulties.