His duty is to administer the present government, as it came to his hands, and to transmit it, unimpaired
by him, to his successor.
Rain had been falling in the night with her too, I surmised, but it had failed to dim her gay eyes, and had left her complexion unimpaired
. Of course her little affair with Orlando had never been very serious on her side.
"If my affections have perished," Wingrave answered grimly, "my taste, I hope, is unimpaired
. The young person who travels to improve her mind, and fills up the gaps by reading Baedeker on the places she hasn't been to, fails altogether to interest me!"
While my brain and brawn remain unimpaired
I shall continue always to lead.
He made his exit with unimpaired
grace and dignity.
He looked tired and worn, but there was the same complacent repose upon his features that they always wore: and through dirt, and beard, and whisker, there still shone, unimpaired
, the self-satisfied smirk of flash Toby Crackit.
So he gave up at last, and left the king in possession of his style unimpaired
. The fact is, the king was a good deal more than a king, he was a man; and when a man is a man, you can't knock it out of him.
Ma foi, I should wish to keep my illusions concerning insects unimpaired
; it is quite enough to have those dissipated which I had formed of my fellow-creatures.
Philip could not help feeling that neither of them should have been able to eat anything, but when he saw that his uncle's appetite was unimpaired
he fell to with his usual heartiness.
Ghek had never seen an ulsio, since these great Martian rats had long ago disappeared from Bantoom, their flesh and blood having been greatly relished by the kaldanes; but Ghek had inherited, almost unimpaired
, every memory of every ancestor, and so he knew that ulsio inhabited these lairs and that ulsio was good to eat, and he knew what ulsio looked like and what his habits were, though he had never seen him nor any picture of him.
He rose a little earlier than was customary for an Englishman of business of his own standing, but he made up for this by a somewhat prolonged visit to the barber, a breakfast which bespoke an unimpaired
digestion, and a cigar of more than ordinary length over his newspaper.
By all rights, Burning Daylight should have gone broke, yet it was known that he immediately reappeared in San Francisco possessing an apparently unimpaired