But I must be out of my senses to think and utter such nonsense; for it is impossible that a long, white-hooded spectacled
duenna could stir up or excite a wanton thought in the most graceless bosom in the world.
He saw, in a vision, the family pew, the somnolent cushions, the Bibles, the psalm-books, Maria with her smelling-salts, his father sitting spectacled
and critical; and at once he was struck with indignation, not unjustly.
As for the Baron, he was tall, wizened, bony-faced after the German fashion, spectacled
, and, apparently, about forty-five years of age.
I was in a state of tremor, partly at the vague idea that I was the object of reprobation, partly in the agitation of my first hatred-- hatred of this big, spectacled
man, who pulled my head about as if he wanted to buy and cheapen it.
Suddenly a bell thrills; the engineers run to the turbine-valves and stand by; but the spectacled
slave of the Ray in the U-tube never lifts his head.
The old man had come by little and little into the room until he now touched my guardian with his elbow and looked close up into his face with his spectacled
asked both princesses when they saw for a moment at the door Prince Andrew and the figure of the old man in a white dressing gown, spectacled
and wigless, shouting in an angry voice.
In a remote corner, a small spectacled
person was busy writing at a table.
A submissive orchestra dictated to by a spectacled
man with frowsy hair and a dress suit, industriously followed the bobs of his head and the waves of his baton.
I had refused to give up the smallest scrap out of that package, and I took the same attitude with the spectacled
I would rather have had it happen somewhere out of his spectacled
AB FAB star Joanna Lumley is launching a PS10,000 appeal for Animal Defenders International to re-home ill-treated spectacled
bears Lucho, 11, and Sabina, four, in the Amazon.