Now, if to this consideration you superadd
the official supremacy of a ship-master, then, by inference, you will derive the cause of that peculiarity of sea-life just mentioned.
"And hate him too!" she superadded
, as she observed his evident satisfaction with his present lot.
If the power of affording it be placed under the direction of the Union, there will be no danger of a supine and listless inattention to the dangers of a neighbor, till its near approach had superadded
the incitements of self-preservation to the too feeble impulses of duty and sympathy.
This usually comprised my in-door dress; whenever I walked out, I superadded
to it an ample robe of the same material, which completely enveloped my person, and screened it from the rays of the sun.
Tracy Tupman--the too susceptible Tupman, who to the wisdom and experience of maturer years superadded
the enthusiasm and ardour of a boy in the most interesting and pardonable of human weaknesses--love.
Tess paid the penalty of walking about with happiness superadded
to beauty on her countenance by being much stared at as she moved amid them on his arm.
But this superadded
consciousness, wearying and annoying enough when it urged on me the trivial experience of indifferent people, became an intense pain and grief when it seemed to be opening to me the souls of those who were in a close relation to me--when the rational talk, the graceful attentions, the wittily-turned phrases, and the kindly deeds, which used to make the web of their characters, were seen as if thrust asunder by a microscopic vision, that showed all the intermediate frivolities, all the suppressed egoism, all the struggling chaos of puerilities, meanness, vague capricious memories, and indolent make-shift thoughts, from which human words and deeds emerge like leaflets covering a fermenting heap.
Rushworth was eager to assure her ladyship of his acquiescence, and tried to make out something complimentary; but, between his submission to her taste, and his having always intended the same himself, with the superadded
objects of professing attention to the comfort of ladies in general, and of insinuating that there was one only whom he was anxious to please, he grew puzzled, and Edmund was glad to put an end to his speech by a proposal of wine.
circumstance which would evolve the genius had not yet come; the universe had not yet beckoned.
It is difficult for a large-headed, small-eyed youth, of lumbering make and heavy countenance, to look dignified under any circumstances; but it is more especially so, when superadded
to these personal attractions are a red nose and yellow smalls.
There is no hopelessness so sad as that of early youth, when the soul is made up of wants, and has no long memories, no superadded
life in the life of others; though we who looked on think lightly of such premature despair, as if our vision of the future lightened the blind sufferer's present.
But the change to which I now refer was superadded
to this: it was in her manner, which became anxious and fluttered.