The SHIPPING GAZETTE does not even call her "lost with all hands." She remains simply "missing"; she has disappeared enigmatically into a mystery of fate as big as the world, where your imagination of a brother-sailor, of a fellow-servant and lover of ships, may range unchecked
Marriage, which was to bring guidance into worthy and imperative occupation, had not yet freed her from the gentlewoman's oppressive liberty: it had not even filled her leisure with the ruminant joy of unchecked
But Tip had no breath to speak, so the Saw-Horse continued his wild career unchecked
and with unabated speed.
"Wouldst thou draw a single breath in security if thou knew Edwild the Serf were ranging unchecked
"And, oh, Blanche!" she moaned to herself, the tears gathering again, and falling, this time, unchecked
. "Blanche, who looks up to me!
"I endeavoured to crush these fears and to fortify myself for the trial which in a few months I resolved to undergo; and sometimes I allowed my thoughts, unchecked
by reason, to ramble in the fields of Paradise, and dared to fancy amiable and lovely creatures sympathizing with my feelings and cheering my gloom; their angelic countenances breathed smiles of consolation.
Bumble drew a long breath, as if he were glad to find that the story was over, and no mention made of taking the five-and-twenty pounds back again; and now he took courage to wipe the perspiration which had been trickling over his nose, unchecked
, during the whole of the previous dialogue.
The cruel work was still unchecked
. On every side the captured were flying before their relentless persecutors, while the armed columns of the Christian king stood fast in an apathy which has never been explained, and which has left an immovable blot on the otherwise fair escutcheon of their leader.
As the blow was given, Emma felt that she could not now shew greater kindness than in listening; and Harriet, unchecked
, ran eagerly through what she had to tell.
He then explained to me that it was commonly believed that on a certain night of the year, last night, in fact, when all evil spirits are supposed to have unchecked
sway, a blue flame is seen over any place where treasure has been concealed.
But there was no whisper; and for a long time I stood leaning on my arm, looking into the fire and feeling distinctly between the four walls of that locked room the unchecked
time flow past our two stranded personalities.
Now, it is very clear to me that in so long a period one would have expected that the carnivorous creatures, multiplying unchecked
, would have exhausted their food supply and have been compelled to either modify their flesh-eating habits or die of hunger.