Though well soaked with rain, it was still partially legible
you will find it scarcely more legible
than a crumpled, scratched page.
It was from Peggotty; something less legible
than usual, and brief.
Pretending to read a smeary newspaper long out of date, which had nothing half so legible
in its local news, as the foreign matter of coffee, pickles, fish-sauces, gravy, melted butter, and wine, with which it was sprinkled all over, as if it had taken the measles in a highly irregular form, I sat at my table while he stood before the fire.
But what distressed him greatly was not having another hermit there to confess him and receive consolation from; and so he solaced himself with pacing up and down the little meadow, and writing and carving on the bark of the trees and on the fine sand a multitude of verses all in harmony with his sadness, and some in praise of Dulcinea; but, when he was found there afterwards, the only ones completely legible
that could be discovered were those that follow here:
These rolls consisted of slips of cloth about four inches wide and eighteen long; they were all carefully numbered and closely covered with writing, so legible
that Dantes could easily read it, as well as make out the sense -- it being in Italian, a language he, as a Provencal, perfectly understood.
My writing is at least legible
, neat, and pleasant to look upon--and his Excellency is satisfied with it.
Peter saw piles of yellow and musty account-books, in parchment covers, wherein creditors, long dead and buried, had written the names of dead and buried debtors in ink now so faded that their moss-grown tombstones were more legible
Juanna was not very thin, but she had a gaunt visage, and her "regard" was fierce and hungry; narrow as was her brow, it presented space enough for the legible
graving of two words, Mutiny and Hate; in some one of her other lineaments I think the eye--cowardice had also its distinct cipher.
The cringing servility of his manner was due, no doubt, to the address legible
on the pile of luggage, which announced their owner to be "Lady Muriel Orme, passenger to Elveston, via Fayfield Junction.
In fact, having once established connected and legible
characters, I scarcely gave a thought to the mere difficulty of developing their import.
The letter, with a direction hardly legible
, to "Miss A.