These men, who under the leadership of the tall
lad were drinking in the dramshop that morning, had brought the publican some skins from the factory and for this had had drink served them.
masts holding aloft the white canvas, spread out like a snare for catching the invisible power of the air, emerge gradually from the water, sail after sail, yard after yard, growing big, till, under the towering structure of her machinery, you perceive the insignificant, tiny speck of her hull.
Doctor Reefy was a tall
man who had worn one suit of clothes for ten years.
soldier felt called upon to defend the truth of a rumor he himself had intro- duced.
I haven't seen a young man in Valley Road yet, except the next-door hired boy -- Sam Toliver, a very tall
, lank, tow-haired youth.
girl snatched the bonnet and put it on her own head hind-foremost with a grin; but Maggie was determined not to show any weakness on this subject, as if she were susceptible about her bonnet.
There was no family, no servant; the tall
man alone inhabited this house.
Upon the cornice of the tower a tall
staff was fixed.
A pilgrim--the "Enthusiast"--said: "See that tall
, graceful girl!
Snodgrass, as the equestrian came trotting up on the tall
horse, with his hat over his ears, and shaking all over, as if he would shake to pieces, with the violence of the exercise, 'pick up the whip, there's a good fellow.' Mr.
She was a spare, tall
woman, a little stooped, and she was apt to carry her head thrust forward in an attitude of attention, as if she were looking at something, or listening to something, far away.
girls arose from different tables, and going round, gathered the books and removed them.