There is defiance in the remaining stumps of her masts, raised up like maimed limbs against the menacing scowl of a stormy sky; there is high courage in the upward sweep of her lines towards the bow; and as soon as, on a hastily-rigged spar, a strip of canvas is shown to the wind to keep her head to sea, she faces the waves again with an unsubdued
She deserved the scolding, and had bent before it, but her head, though bloody, was unsubdued
, and her chirrupings began to mingle with his retreating thunder.
It is like a monster ever unsubdued
, this stubborn land that drowses in this Indian summer weather and that survives them all, the men who scratched its surface and passed.
Elinor, according to her expectation, saw on the two or three following days, that Marianne did not continue to gain strength as she had done; but while her resolution was unsubdued
, and she still tried to appear cheerful and easy, her sister could safely trust to the effect of time upon her health.
"Also, item, twelve silver pennies," interposed the tinker, unsubdued
; "item, one crust of bread, 'gainst my supper.
Though he suffered most of the damage and was always defeated, his spirit remained unsubdued
. Yet a bad effect was produced.
She had dressed with more than usual care, and prepared in the highest spirits for the conquest of all that remained unsubdued
of his heart, trusting that it was not more than might be won in the course of the evening.
The American gunfire ceased, except for a few heroic shots, but they still steamed on, obstinately unsubdued
, bloody, battered, and wrathfully resistant, spitting bullets at the airships and unmercifully pounded by the German ironclads.
It cannot, as it were, be mapped, or its contents catalogued; but after all our diligence, to the end of our lives and to the end of the Church, it must be an unexplored and unsubdued
land, with heights and valleys, forests and streams, on the right and left of our path and close about us, full of concealed wonders and choice treasures.
The natural inheritance of everyone who is capable of spiritual life is an unsubdued
forest where the wolf howls and the obscene bird of night chatters.
Its reporting from the besieged Gaza and bombed-out, mass-murdering fields and streets inside Afghanistan and Iraq during the Bush II era have made it an unsubdued
foe of the apartheid state of Israel and its powerful patron - the USA government.
The fire was still extending widely amongst the property near the Quayside, whilst the flames in Gateshead were quite unsubdued
. Owing to the fire engines having been almost Turn to Page 22 From Page 21 entirely buried in the ruins and the serious injuries that had been sustained by the firemen, there were no adequate means available for checking the progress of the flames.