It had, indeed, a very cheery aspect, the walls being overspread with a kind of stucco, in which fragments of broken glass were plentifully
intermixed; so that, when the sunshine fell aslant-wise over the front of the edifice, it glittered and sparkled as if diamonds had been flung against it by the double handful.
It was made of small juicy clams, scarcely bigger than hazel nuts, mixed with pounded ship biscuit, and salted pork cut up into little flakes; the whole enriched with butter, and plentifully
seasoned with pepper and salt.
His hands, large and coarse, were plentifully
bedecked with rings; and he wore a heavy gold watch-chain, with a bundle of seals of portentous size, and a great variety of colors, attached to it,--which, in the ardor of conversation, he was in the habit of flourishing and jingling with evident satisfaction.
There was a general burst of laughter, plentifully
accented with whistlings and catcalls, but the energetic use of the gavel presently restored something like order.
There were some persons sitting at cards; Heathcliff joined them; my brother lost some money to him, and, finding him plentifully
supplied, he requested that he would come again in the evening: to which he consented.
It was still that glorious war-time which was felt to be a peculiar favour of Providence towards the landed interest, and the fall of prices had not yet come to carry the race of small squires and yeomen down that road to ruin for which extravagant habits and bad husbandry were plentifully
anointing their wheels.
Soon after I heard a general shout, with frequent repetitions of the words PEPLOM SELAN; and I felt great numbers of people on my left side relaxing the cords to such a degree, that I was able to turn upon my right, and to ease myself with making water; which I very plentifully
did, to the great astonishment of the people; who, conjecturing by my motion what I was going to do, immediately opened to the right and left on that side, to avoid the torrent, which fell with such noise and violence from me.
Then they told her that they had become the servants of the Dragon for seven long years, and how he had given them money as plentifully
as blackberries; but as they had signed their names they were his, unless when the seven years had passed they could guess a riddle.
That is unnecessary, senor governor," said Doctor Recio, "for I will give your worship a draught against falls and bruises that will soon make you as sound and strong as ever; and as for your diet I promise your worship to behave better, and let you eat plentifully
of whatever you like.
Between this and the railway extended vast plains, plentifully
At one time he was turning a ponderous key in an iron door not unlike the door of a sepulchre, but which, being opened, disclosed a vault heaped up with gold coin, as plentifully
as golden corn in a granary.
Captain Phips and his men continued to fish up plate, bullion, and dollars, as plentifully
as ever, till their provisions grew short.