THE Dog, as created, had a rigid tail, but after some centuries of a cheerless existence, unappreciated
by Man, who made him work for his living, he implored the Creator to endow him with a wag.
worth was the tender secret Larry shared with his sweethearts, and he was always able to make some foolish heart ache over it.
With a sinking heart he watched Dolokhov's hands and thought, "Now then, make haste and let me have this card and I'll take my cap and drive home to supper with Denisov, Natasha, and Sonya, and will certainly never touch a card again." At that moment his home life, jokes with Petya, talks with Sonya, duets with Natasha, piquet with his father, and even his comfortable bed in the house on the Povarskaya rose before him with such vividness, clearness, and charm that it seemed as if it were all a lost and unappreciated
bliss, long past.
They who believe their merit neglected and unappreciated
, make up one class; they who receive adulation and flattery, knowing their own worthlessness, compose the other.
You are not unknown here, you are not unappreciated
. Though "remote", we are neither "unfriended", "melancholy", nor (I may add) "slow".
The charms of their subtlety passed by her unappreciated
, and she only received them as inimical sounds which meant that anger ruled.
Even when, slightly thawing under the influence of sparkling champagne, she related to her son-in-law some passages of domestic interest concerning her papa, she infused into the narrative such Arctic suggestions of her having been an unappreciated
blessing to mankind, since her papa's days, and also of that gentleman's having been a frosty impersonation of a frosty race, as struck cold to the very soles of the feet of the hearers.
"My lord, there has stood for six years at your very door a man such as I describe, and during those six years he has been unappreciated
and unemployed by you."
She was so used to hearing Sellers lash the Philistine and hold forth on unappreciated
merit that she could hardly believe the miracle when, in answer to a sympathetic bromide on the popular lack of taste in Art, Beverley replied that, as far as he was concerned, the public showed strong good sense.
"She is going to offer you an unappreciated
governess!" Tristram groaned.
Better Things 10pm Sam feels unappreciated
when her daughters prefer to watch RuPaul than her own show.