The available space in it was not much larger than a hackney-coach; but no one could have wished the bar bigger, that space was so girt in by corpulent
little casks, and by cordial-bottles radiant with fictitious grapes in bunches, and by lemons in nets, and by biscuits in baskets, and by the polite beer-pulls that made low bows when customers were served with beer, and by the cheese in a snug corner, and by the landlady's own small table in a snugger corner near the fire, with the cloth everlastingly laid.
It is more needful that I should have a fibre of sympathy connecting me with that vulgar citizen who weighs out my sugar in a vilely assorted cravat and waistcoat, than with the handsomest rascal in red scarf and green feathers--more needful that my heart should swell with loving admiration at some trait of gentle goodness in the faulty people who sit at the same hearth with me, or in the clergyman of my own parish, who is perhaps rather too corpulent
and in other respects is not an Oberlin or a Tillotson, than at the deeds of heroes whom I shall never know except by hearsay, or at the sublimest abstract of all clerical graces that was ever conceived by an able novelist.
The pig- which is corpulent
and lazy -- is occupied now in picking up the stray leaves that fall from the cabbages, and now in giving a kick behind at the gilt repeater, which the urchins have also tied to his tail in order to make him look as handsome as the cat.
They all took after the king, too, in being large, corpulent
, oily men, as well as inimitable jokers.
Her face glowed with fire-heat, and, it being a pretty warm morning, she bubbled and hissed, as it were, as if all a-fry with chimney-warmth, and summer-warmth, and the warmth of her own corpulent
She was a big woman, in stature almost equalling her husband, and corpulent
besides: she showed virile force in the contest--more than once she almost throttled him, athletic as he was.
In 2017 this came back to bite them on their corporately corpulent
Betty just smiled and walked around the corpulent
man, and as she did she noticed the red rose on his tie.
SUPER-SIZED fridges have been fitted at mortuaries to cope with corpulent
A new study conducted by the researchers of European Society of Cardiology found that aged and corpulent
scuba divers are at a risk of an underwater heart attack.
Perhaps the only way forward for workers is to abandon the neoliberal trade unionist lapdogs of corpulent
capitalist interests, and form associations of our own making?