For a moment the terror of Hans Van Ripper's wrath passed across his mind, --for it was his Sunday
saddle; but this was no time for petty fears; the goblin was hard on his haunches; and (unskilful rider that he was
I lay abed and read and rested from my journey's fatigues the remainder of that Sunday
, but I sent my agent to represent me at the afternoon service, for I never allow anything to interfere with my habit of attending church twice every Sunday
, Miss Pross dined at the Doctor's table, but on other days persisted in taking her meals at unknown periods, either in the lower regions, or in her own room on the second floor--a blue chamber, to which no one but her Ladybird ever gained admittance.
Macey observed, later on in the evening at the Rainbow, that Marner's head was "all of a muddle", and that it was to be doubted if he ever knew when Sunday
came round, which showed him a worse heathen than many a dog.
That was how the Sunday
SUN put it, and a clever and remarkably prompt "handbook" article in the REFEREE compared the affair to a menagerie suddenly let loose in a village.
Poyser was in his Sunday
suit of drab, with a red-and-green waistcoat and a green watch-ribbon having a large cornelian seal attached, pendant like a plumb-line from that promontory where his watch-pocket was situated; a silk handkerchief of a yellow tone round his neck; and excellent grey ribbed stockings, knitted by Mrs.
I would say of them, as of all kinds of work, whatever is innocent on a week-day, is innocent on Sunday
, provided it does not interfere with the duties of the day.
intervened and stamped heavily upon the kindly suggestion.
This was only used by visitors and on Sundays
, and on special occasions, as when the Vicar went up to London or came back.
On the eleventh of July, which was Saturday, the manifesto was received but was not yet in print, and Pierre, who was at the Rostovs', promised to come to dinner next day, Sunday
, and bring a copy of the manifesto and appeal, which he would obtain from Count Rostopchin.
Nevertheless, since the inward debate necessarily turned on Dorothea, he ended, as he had done before, only by getting a livelier sense of what her presence would be to him; and suddenly reflecting that the morrow would be Sunday
, he determined to go to Lowick Church and see her.
He had a cent in his pocket for the Sunday
School collection, and a five-cent piece for the church collection; he carried his Bible in one hand and his Sunday
School quarterly in the other; he knew his lesson and his Golden Text and his catechism question perfectly.