From their dress, covered with dust, and from a certain easy manner by means of which a man accustomed to travel is always recognizable, the two friends excited the attention of a few promenaders
It was the luncheon interval, and though the next race was the most important of the day, the stream of promenaders
had thinned off a little.
There were one or two cartloads of refugees passing along Oxford Street, and several in the Marylebone Road, but so slowly was the news spreading that Regent Street and Port- land Place were full of their usual Sunday-night promenaders
, albeit they talked in groups, and along the edge of Regent's Park there were as many silent couples "walking out" together under the scattered gas lamps as ever there had been.
At these words, which produced the effect of a peal of thunder, prevailing over the orchestra, the singing and the buzz of the promenaders
, the cardinal and the queen-mother looked at each other with surprise.
What they felt the lack of most bitterly was tobacco, and Captain Nichols, for his part, could not do without it; he took to hunting the "Can o' Beer," for cigarette-ends and the butt-end of cigars which the promenaders
of the night before had thrown away.
What a monstrous fine girl that is in the lodgings over the milliner's," one of these three promenaders
remarked to the other; "Gad, Crawley, did you see what a wink she gave me as I passed?
Between the promenaders
and the side-walks are seated hundreds and hundreds of people at small tables, smoking and taking granita, (a first cousin to ice-cream;) on the side-walks are more employing themselves in the same way.
Something white was fluttering past once more, and Raffles, stepping forth, made the promenaders
She explained: "There's lots of living history, with promenaders
and re-enactors dressed in 1940s clothes, and vehicle displays.
These days the proceeds are split between two worthwhile causes - North East Promenaders
Against Cancer, which distributed the proceeds of the City Hall concerts, and WaterAid, the charity championed for many years in this region by Northumbrian Water.
will have a treat, with the cellist showing a real intensity and quite passion.
motorists cruising and promenaders
strolling along Roxas Boulevard are familiar with the statues of revered personalities: Sen.