if I shall ever be stirred again as Mademoiselle Reisz's playing moved me to-night.
But that was not the wonder
; I reserve this distinction for quite another circumstance: the circumstance that dread had unmistakably quitted me and that there was nothing in me there that didn't meet and measure him.
Elinor, though she felt really interested in the welfare of Colonel Brandon, could not bestow all the wonder
on his going so suddenly away, which Mrs.
And in wonder
Mary and Dickon stood and stared at him.
Again, I wonder
with a sudden fear whether it is likely that our good old clergyman can be wrong, and Mr.
Let me see: that would be four thousand miles down, I think--' (for, you see, Alice had learnt several things of this sort in her lessons in the schoolroom, and though this was not a VERY good opportunity for showing off her knowledge, as there was no one to listen to her, still it was good practice to say it over) `--yes, that's about the right distance--but then I wonder
what Latitude or Longitude I've got to?
And the whole Court went out to see the wonder
, and were no less astonished than they had been the first time.
Long stayed the messenger, and deeper grew his wonder
that the Fairy could have left so fair a home, to toil in the dreary palace of his cruel master, and suffer cold and weariness, to give life and joy to the weak and sorrowing.
And, indeed, it was terrible and wonderful; for it is we alone who, swayed by the audacity of our minds and the tremors of our hearts, are the sole artisans of all the wonder
and romance of the world.
And that sweet look of innocent wonder
is all Sylvie's too.
Crawford with either sister without observation, and seldom without wonder
or censure; and had her confidence in her own judgment been equal to her exercise of it in every other respect, had she been sure that she was seeing clearly, and judging candidly, she would probably have made some important communications to her usual confidant.
He could but wonder
at the depth and the duration of his swoon.