Phoebe's voice had always a pretty music in it, and could either enliven
Clifford by its sparkle and gayety of tone, or soothe him by a continued flow of pebbly and brook-like cadences.
The Sheriff was will to pluck a prodigal with the next man, and he was moreover glad to have a guest who promised to enliven
Richard led the way on this, as on all other occasions that did not require the exercise of unusual abilities; and as he moved along, he essayed to enliven
the party with the sounds of his experienced voice.
Grant would enliven
us, and make our evenings pass away with more enjoyment even to my father.
But even this diversion failed to enliven
after awhile, and the
Nevertheless, he was a fine man; he led a joyous cardinal's life, liked to enliven
himself with the royal vintage of Challuau, did not hate Richarde la Garmoise and Thomasse la Saillarde, bestowed alms on pretty girls rather than on old women,--and for all these reasons was very agreeable to the populace of Paris.
We do not pretend to say that such rhetoric is always bad, and always scatters, in places where they have no right to grow, the flowers with which it embellishes and enlivens
Usually they served to enliven
the meal with their merry talk, but to-night all seemed strangely silent and uneasy.
They found her a charming companion, and her dancing and laughter--for she laughed at times like the tinkling of a silver bell--did much to enliven
their journey and keep them contented.
Indignation and contempt often make his style burn with passion, and humor, fierce or bitterly mirthful, often enlivens
it with startling flashes.
Hitherto their progress had been silent and somewhat rapid, for as swell after swell was mounted and passed, without varying, or discovering a living object to enliven
the monotony of the view, even the tongue of Esther was hushed in increasing anxiety.