A MIDDLE-AGED MAN
, whose hair had begun to turn gray, courted two women at the same time.
He was a middle-aged man
, and he had no wish to disturb Mr.
He keeps no staff, only one middle-aged man
, usually a little out at elbows, who sits in a high pew in the hall and is rarely overburdened with business.
He was a fine-looking, middle-aged man
, and his voice said at once that he expected to be obeyed.
He was a stout, ruddy, middle-aged man
, well dressed; three days before, he must have been walking the world, a man of considerable consequence.
One fine morning, John Ferrier was about to set out to his wheatfields, when he heard the click of the latch, and, looking through the window, saw a stout, sandy-haired, middle-aged man
coming up the pathway.
On an evening in the latter part of May a middle-aged man
was walking homeward from Shaston to the village of Marlott, in the adjoining Vale of Blakemore or Blackmoor.
When the eager but misrepeated words had reached their destination in a cry of: "The general to the third company," the missing officer appeared from behind his company and, though he was a middle-aged man
and not in the habit of running, trotted awkwardly stumbling on his toes toward the general.
Ryabinin was a tall, thinnish, middle-aged man
, with mustache and a projecting clean-shaven chin, and prominent muddy-looking eyes.
No one would have guessed a priori that this movement of a middle-aged man
's body would cause fish to come out of the sea into his larder, but experience shows that it does, and the middle-aged man
therefore continues to go to the City, just as the cat in the cage continues to lift the latch when it has once found it.
Why, I am a middle-aged man
now, and yet I may live a great number of years.
Behind her was a middle-aged man
whose position in the household no one was quite sure about - a clean-shaven man whose name was Ryan, and who might very well have been once an actor or a clergyman..