But when that bonnet went on, Polly actually held her breath till it was safely landed and the pink rose bloomed above the smooth waves of hair with what Fanny called "a ravishing effect." At this successful stage of affairs Polly found it impossible to resist the loan of a pair of gold bands for the wrists and Fanny's white fan with the little mirror in the middle.
It is a well-known fact that dress plays a very important part in the lives of most women and even the most sensible cannot help owning sometimes how much happiness they owe to a becoming gown, gracefully arranged hair, or a bonnet which brings out the best points in their faces and puts them in a good humor.
"My bonnet is straight, and that 's all I care about.
Poor dear, did she get her little bonnet knocked into a cocked hat and her little temper riled at the same time?"
But it was not, and Polly's fun cost more than the price of gloves and bonnet, for, having nibbled at forbidden fruit, she had to pay the penalty.
Miss Knag vanished without another word, and in all reasonable time was replaced by Kate, who took off the new bonnets
and put on the old ones: blushing very much to find that the old lord and the two young ladies were staring her out of countenance all the time.
Wet through and through: with her feet squelching and squashing in her shoes whenever she moved; with a rash of rain upon her classical visage; with a bonnet
like an over-ripe fig; with all her clothes spoiled; with damp impressions of every button, string, and hook-and-eye she wore, printed off upon her highly connected back; with a stagnant verdure on her general exterior, such as accumulates on an old park fence in a mouldy lane; Mrs.
One small child was poking turtles with Amy's cherished parasol, a second was eating gingerbread over Jo's best bonnet, and a third playing ball with her gloves.
Stoop down, and let me take the crumbs off of your bonnet."
Mohammed Iqbal, a long-term resident of the Sultanate, was driving to work around 8:30 am on Wednesday when he noticed a snake emerging from underneath his car bonnet
. It had supposedly slithered into the bonnet
to take refuge from the scorching heat and appeared after the engine started to heat up.
Summary: Gurugram (Haryana) [India], June 28 (ANI): In a bizarre incident, an employee at the Kherki Daula toll plaza was dragged by a speeding car while the employee held on to its bonnet
A man who was captured jumping on the bonnet
of a stationary car targeted four vehicles in four minutes.