Always on horseback, he had never known what lassitude
There are the spiritually consumptive ones: hardly are they born when they begin to die, and long for doctrines of lassitude
In good time, nevertheless, as the ardor of youth declines; as years and dumps increase; as reflection lends her solemn pauses; in short, as a general lassitude
overtakes the sated Turk; then a love of ease and virtue supplants the love for maidens; our Ottoman enters upon the impotent, repentant, admonitory stage of life, forswears, disbands the harem, and grown to an exemplary, sulky old soul, goes about all alone among the meridians and parallels saying his prayers, and warning each young Leviathan from his amorous errors.
Her rapid footsteps shook her own floors, and she routed lassitude
and indifference wherever she came.
Having finished my business, and feeling the lassitude
and exhaustion incident to its dispatch, I felt that a protracted sea voyage would be both agreeable and beneficial, so instead of embarking for my return on one of the many fine passenger steamers I booked for New York on the sailing vessel Morrow, upon which I had shipped a large and valuable invoice of the goods I had bought.
Notwithstanding the lassitude
and fatigue which oppressed him now, in common with his two companions, and indeed with all who had taken an active share in that night's work, Hugh's boisterous merriment broke out afresh whenever he looked at Simon Tappertit, and vented itself--much to that gentleman's indignation--in such shouts of laughter as bade fair to bring the watch upon them, and involve them in a skirmish, to which in their present worn-out condition they might prove by no means equal.
It was a day of lassitude
too, hot and close, with, I am told, a rapidly fluctuating barometer.
However, on Saturday morning, Kennedy, as he awoke, complained of lassitude
and feverish chills.
He gave an impression of lassitude
, and his nickname was eminently appropriate.
Kutuzov still in the same place, his stout body resting heavily in the saddle with the lassitude
of age, sat yawning wearily with closed eyes.
At length lassitude
succeeded to the tumult I had before endured, and I threw myself on the bed in my clothes, endeavouring to seek a few moments of forgetfulness.
why will they hang about us, like the flavour of yesterday's wine, suggestive of headaches and lassitude
, and those good intentions for the future, which, under the earth, form the everlasting pavement of a large estate, and, upon it, usually endure until dinner-time or thereabouts!