"With pleasure," said the Bull, "as soon as you have refreshed
yourself a little for the journey.
I took out my small provisions and after having refreshed
myself, I secured the remainder in a cave, whereof there were great numbers; I gathered plenty of eggs upon the rocks, and got a quantity of dry sea-weed, and parched grass, which I designed to kindle the next day, and roast my eggs as well as I could, for I had about me my flint, steel, match, and burning-glass.
A painter who has gazed too long upon some glaring colour, refreshes his dazzled sight by looking upon a darker and more sombre tint; but everything that met Mr Nickleby's gaze wore so black and gloomy a hue, that he would have been beyond description refreshed
by the very reverse of the contrast.
I can lay my hand on my heart, and declare that every page has charmed, refreshed
, delighted me.
When I awoke, I found myself much refreshed, but weak, and exceeding thirsty.
- Having been somewhat refreshed with the sleep I had had, and the fit being entirely off, I got up; and though the fright and terror of my dream was very great, yet I considered that the fit of the ague would return again the next day, and now was my time to get something to refresh and support myself when I should be ill; and the first thing I did, I filled a large square case-bottle with water, and set it upon my table, in reach of my bed; and to take off the chill or aguish disposition of the water, I put about a quarter of a pint of rum into it, and mixed them together.
As they ascended still higher, there were cool breezes that refreshed
and braced them, and springing with new ardor to their task, they at length attained the summit.
Prince Andrew was somewhat refreshed
by having ridden off the dusty highroad along which the troops were moving.
With Hugh's assistance, however, he contrived to stagger to the pump; and having refreshed
himself with an abundant draught of cold water, and a copious shower of the same refreshing liquid on his head and face, he ordered some rum and milk to be served; and upon that innocent beverage and some biscuits and cheese made a pretty hearty meal.
I was greatly refreshed
by this, and emboldened by the fact that no enquiring tentacle followed the noise of my pumping.
At the French theater where he arrived for the last act, and afterwards at the Tatar restaurant after his champagne, Stepan Arkadyevitch felt a little refreshed
in the atmosphere he was used to.
Keba Christos, who had marched with incredible expedition to hinder the enemy from making any intrenchments, would willingly have refreshed
his men a few days before the battle, but finding the foe vigilant, thought it not proper to stay till he was attacked, and therefore resolved to make the first onset; then presenting himself before his army without arms and with his head uncovered, assured them that such was his confidence in God's protection of those that engaged in so just a cause, that though he were in that condition and alone, he would attack his enemies.