Johnson seems to spend all his spare time
there or aloft at the crosstrees, watching the Ghost cleaving the water under press of sail.
"Then, I'll have my spare time
for study and for real work.
Being idle-handed all day, he began to apply to what he considered the service of the kite some of his spare time
, and found a new pleasure--a new object in life--in the old schoolboy game of sending up "runners" to the kite.
As usual, in their spare time
, they lit bonfires, steamed themselves before them naked; smoked, picked out and baked sprouting rotten potatoes, told and listened to stories of Potemkin's and Suvorov's campaigns, or to legends of Alesha the Sly, or the priest's laborer Mikolka.
His lordship could not conveniently spare time
enough for the journey to Venice, but he and Lady Montbarry arranged to accompany Mrs.
"Then the Family Guide people must have lots more spare time
than I have," retorted Dan contemptuously.
"Can't he spare time
to see me?" said Alexey Alexandrovitch.
Bumble can spare time
to step up there, directly, and flog him-- 'cause master's out.'
For a change, one could talk to the station agent; but he was another malcontent; spent all his spare time
writing letters to officials requesting a transfer.
There were many hard-working people among the inhabitants, but life wore away so quietly and slowly that there was a good deal of spare time
for conversation,-- under the trees at noon in the hayfield; hanging over the bridge at nightfall; seated about the stove in the village store of an evening.
What do I do in my spare time
? I sleep like a fool, though I would far rather be occupied with something else--say, with eating or writing, since the one is useful to oneself, and the other is beneficial to one's fellows.
Bennet was not in the habit of walking; Mary could never spare time
; but the remaining five set off together.