And now abating in his flurry, the whale once more rolled out into view; surging from side to side; spasmodically
dilating and contracting his spout-hole, with sharp, cracking, agonized respirations.
Now to this hand, now to that, he yawed in his faltering flight, and still at every billow that he broke, he spasmodically
sank in the sea, or sideways rolled towards the sky his one beating fin.
And from the wings a hideously bent and disfigured old man watched the tableau in the box, his pock-marked features working spasmodically
in varying expressions that might have marked every sensation in the gamut from pleasure to terror.
Perhaps a little too spasmodically
I drew my revolver, aimed quickly and fired.
My eyes followed its outward or upward whirls with the eagerness of the most unmeaning despair; they closed themselves spasmodically
at the descent, although death would have been a relief, oh
She must have seen what he was after, and should ha' refused him," cried Retty spasmodically
He feels that for a Dedlock to be laid upon his back and spasmodically
twitched and stabbed in his extremities is a liberty taken somewhere, but he thinks, "We have all yielded to this; it belongs to us; it has for some hundreds of years been understood that we are not to make the vaults in the park interesting on more ignoble terms; and I submit myself to the compromise.
She struggled for self-control, and I saw her hands clench and unclench spasmodically
But about the strains of "He's got `em on," jerked spasmodically
, and with involuntary variations, out of a wheezy accordion, there was something singularly human and reassuring.
Prince Hippolyte laughed spasmodically
as he stood in the porch waiting for the vicomte whom he had promised to take home.
His fingers clenched and unclenched spasmodically
as he approached the trembling Russ, beastlike and ominous as a brute of prey.
Kho voiced a single horrid scream, stiffened spasmodically
and sank to the earth.