he seemed to repeat to himself at each alternate
step; and in time to this, with stern but varied faces, the wall of soldiers burdened with knapsacks and muskets marched in step, and each one of these hundreds of soldiers seemed to be repeating to himself at each alternate
At about nine o'clock at night, on every alternate Wednesday, Miss Mary Datchet made the same resolve, that she would never again lend her rooms for any purposes whatsoever.
It seemed to her that Katharine possessed a curious power of drawing near and receding, which sent alternate emotions through her far more quickly than was usual, and kept her in a condition of curious alertness.
It was thus that, five-and-forty years after, in this dark street of Paris, that festive day was finishing, blessed, in the plenitude of nature, by that august old man, celebrated by the alternate
song of all the birds of Rocaillet.
The body of the Woggle-Bug was rather flat, and judging from what could be seen of it was of a glistening dark brown color upon the back, while the front was striped with alternate
bands of light brown and white, blending together at the edges.
This continued for some weeks, the physicians visiting him on alternate
days and treating him for two different disorders, with constantly enlarging doses of medicine and more and more rigorous nursing.
This mutual animosity was a good deal increased by their alternate
successes; for Mrs Blifil knew what they would be at long before they imagined it; or, indeed, intended she should: for they proceeded with great caution, lest she should be offended, and acquaint Mr Allworthy.
That night we stood alternate
watches, one of us sleeping at a time; for there was no telling what Wolf Larsen might do.
All her life, all her desires and hopes were concentrated on this one man, still uncomprehended by her, to whom she was bound by a feeling of alternate
attraction and repulsion, even less comprehended than the man himself, and all the while she was going on living in the outward conditions of her old life.
Waldman, a fellow professor, would lecture upon chemistry the alternate
days that he omitted.
I shall not be at home again, perhaps for some time; I wish you would write to me--say once a fort-night: every alternate
Monday: to the General Post Office in London.