A woman sits and weaves with fingers deft Her story of the flower-lit stream, Threading the jasper gauze in dream, Till like faint smoke it dies; and she, bereft, Recalls the parting words that died Under the casement some far eventide, And stays the disappointed loom, While from the little lonely room Into the lonely night she peers, And, like the rain, unheeded
fall her tears.
But, besides the Feegeeans, Tongatabooarrs, Erromanggoans, Pannangians, and Brighggians, and, besides the wild specimens of the whaling-craft which unheeded
reel about the streets, you will see other sights still more curious, certainly more comical.
Environed by them, while the Woodman and the Farmer worked unheeded
, those two of the large jaws, and those other two of the plain and the fair faces, trod with stir enough, and carried their divine rights with a high hand.
Cleric went through canto after canto of the `Commedia,' repeating the discourse between Dante and his `sweet teacher,' while his cigarette burned itself out unheeded
between his long fingers.
He wailed his grief, unheeded
, from the centre of the open space, for at least half an hour, and then came to live with Lop-Ear and me.
He drained the glass suddenly and collapsed in his chair, blinking his eyes across at the wedded couple while tears trickled unheeded
down his cheeks.
Fifty glittering axes and barbed spears were offered unheeded
at his life, but the savages respected his rank and calmness, even in their fury.
And the dumb river shall receive your corse And wash it all unheeded
to the sea.
The delusion, however, was but momentary, and his eye glanced rapidly from the daughter to the earnest dignity of the father’s countenance; thence to the busy strut of Richard, who was cooling his impatience at the hunter’s indifference to his assistance, by pacing the hall and cracking his whip; from him to the Frenchman, who had stood for several minutes unheeded
with a chair for the lady; thence to Major Hartmann, who was very coolly lighting a pipe three feet long by a candle in one of the chandeliers; thence to Mr.
She shouted, she wailed; but whether her voice remained unheard or unheeded
, no reply came to her frenzied cries.
But his words were unheeded
, no shot was fired, and the last boarder made good his escape and disappeared with the rest into the wood.
These two had slumbered in an embrace, but the weapon had been allowed in time to fall unheeded
to the ground.