asked Demi, with his mouth full, and an air of bland
There was hardly a minute between giggles and bland
There he sat, his very indifference speaking a nature in which there lurked no civilized hypocrisies and bland
She was naturally a lady of the mildest good breeding: she was mistress of every bland
conventionality in the English language -- but disasters and dramatic influences combined, threw even this harmless matron off her balance at last.
Micawber taking a bland
delight in extending his patronage to Uriah.
Now Morn her rosie steps in th' Eastern Clime Advancing, sow'd the Earth with Orient Pearle, When ADAM wak't, so customd, for his sleep Was Aerie light, from pure digestion bred, And temperat vapors bland
, which th' only sound Of leaves and fuming rills, AURORA's fan, Lightly dispers'd, and the shrill Matin Song Of Birds on every bough; so much the more His wonder was to find unwak'nd EVE With Tresses discompos'd, and glowing Cheek, As through unquiet rest: he on his side Leaning half-rais'd, with looks of cordial Love Hung over her enamour'd, and beheld Beautie, which whether waking or asleep, Shot forth peculiar Graces; then with voice Milde, as when ZEPHYRUS on FLORA breathes, Her hand soft touching, whisperd thus.
And there was Silver, sitting back almost out of the firelight, but eating heartily, prompt to spring forward when anything was wanted, even joining quietly in our laughter--the same bland
, polite, obsequious seaman of the voyage out.
and four little boy pigs, called Alexander, Pigling Bland
, Chin- chin and Stumpy.
His conversation, his manners, seemed bland
, like his person.
You sit quietly on the top of a hill; and away the stone goes, starting others; and presently some bland
old bird(the last you would have thought of) is knocked on the head in his own back garden and the family have to change their name.
Sometimes in the midst of dinner, when everyone, under the attraction of wine and in the warmth of conversation, believed they had two or three hours longer to enjoy themselves at table, Aramis looked at his watch, arose with a bland
smile, and took leave of the company, to go, as he said, to consult a casuist with whom he had an appointment.
He was a slightly ragged man, who spat skillfully between his shoes and possessed a great fund of bland
and infantile assurance.