At the sound of my voice he nearly jumped out of his skin, as the saying is, and incidentally
broke a cup.
In a certain work incidentally
treating of the 'Washington, or Northern Marquesas Islands,' I have seen the frequent immolation of human victims upon the altars of their gods, positively and repeatedly charged upon the inhabitants.
Then up and spoke the orator of the occasion, another pillar of the municipality, bidding the world welcome to Gloucester, and incidentally
pointing out wherein Gloucester excelled the rest of the world.
, an over-zealous policeman had arrested, on charge of murder done in a far southern State, a horribly indignant Ajmir cotton-broker, who was explaining himself to a Mr Strickland on Delhi platform, while E23 was paddling through byways into the locked heart of Delhi city.
I didn't feel in the humour, because, don't you see, I had been incidentally
given to understand that I was an insignificant and superfluous person who had better get out of the way of serious people.
, it has no concern whatever either with Duty or with Truth.
They were of great service to me, and especially that one incidentally
truthful piece of biography of Stapleton's.
Thus he was incidentally
enabled to discuss the fortunes of Lucy.
The gentleman who, when I was young, bathed me at wisdom's font for nine guineas a term--no extras--used to say he never knew a boy who could do less work in more time; and I remember my poor grandmother once incidentally
observing, in the course of an instruction upon the use of the Prayer-book, that it was highly improbable that I should ever do much that I ought not to do, but that she felt convinced beyond a doubt that I should leave undone pretty well everything that I ought to do.
Where your calling is more open to criticism is when you pry into the secrets of private individuals, when you rake up family matters which are better hidden, and when you incidentally
waste the time of men who are more busy than yourself.
he was having some hot coffee and pie in an untidy inadvertent manner, with an eye fluttering nervously over the side of the car.
When speaking to Chichagov, Kutuzov incidentally
mentioned that the vehicles packed with china that had been captured from him at Borisov had been recovered and would be restored to him.