And Karen could not help dancing
a step or two, and when she began her feet continued to dance; it was just as though the shoes had power over them.
One of these was Lisbeth Bede, and Seth went with her--not from filial attention only, for his conscience would not let him join in dancing
. It had been rather a melancholy day to Seth: Dinah had never been more constantly present with him than in this scene, where everything was so unlike her.
"YOU are dancing
with the only handsome girl in the room," said Mr.
They told me they worked in Kansas City in the winter, and in summer they went out among the farming towns with their tent and taught dancing
. When business fell off in one place, they moved on to another.
The Dance of Barsoom bears a relation similar to the more formal dancing
functions of Mars that The Grand March does to ours, though it is infinitely more intricate and more beautiful.
Maggie at first refused to dance, saying that she had forgotten all the figures--it was so many years since she had danced at school; and she was glad to have that excuse, for it is ill dancing
with a heavy heart.
Every door was now closed, the passage plan given up, and the first scheme of dancing
only in the room they were in resorted to again; and with such goodwill on Frank Churchill's part, that the space which a quarter of an hour before had been deemed barely sufficient for five couple, was now endeavoured to be made out quite enough for ten.
`It's the first position in dancing
.' Alice said; but was dreadfully puzzled by the whole thing, and longed to change the subject.
"It was over such dancing
," I said, "that John the Baptist lost his head."
"You were dancing
," remarked Dorothy, in a puzzled tone of voice.
When the twelve princesses heard this they laughed heartily; and the eldest said, 'This fellow too might have done a wiser thing than lose his life in this way!' Then they rose up and opened their drawers and boxes, and took out all their fine clothes, and dressed themselves at the glass, and skipped about as if they were eager to begin dancing
. But the youngest said, 'I don't know how it is, while you are so happy I feel very uneasy; I am sure some mischance will befall us.' 'You simpleton,' said the eldest, 'you are always afraid; have you forgotten how many kings' sons have already watched in vain?
The Monkeys at the sight of the nuts forgot their dancing
and became (as indeed they were) Monkeys instead of actors.