Elinor derived no comfortable feelings from this conversation, to lessen the uneasiness of her mind on other points; she was left, on the contrary, with a melancholy impression of Colonel Brandon's unhappiness, and was prevented even from wishing it removed, by her anxiety for the very event that must confirm
It turns from me; it will not suffer further scrutiny; it seems to deny, by a mocking glance, the truth of the discoveries I have already made,--to disown the charge both of sensibility and chagrin: its pride and reserve only confirm
me in my opinion.
Citizen Gabelle was called to confirm
it, and did so.
It can hardly be necessary for me to confirm
anything stated by my brother,' said Miss Murdstone; 'but I beg to observe, that, of all the boys in the world, I believe this is the worst boy.
She couldn't bear to think of not looking on Marner as her father," said Nancy, not wishing to confirm
her husband's painful impression.
He spake: and to confirm
his words, out-flew Millions of flaming swords, drawn from the thighs Of mighty Cherubim; the sudden blaze Far round illumin'd hell: highly they rag'd Against the Highest, and fierce with grasped arm's Clash'd on their sounding shields the din of war, Hurling defiance toward the vault of Heav'n.
However unacceptable these sounds might be to Prince John, and to those around him, he saw himself nevertheless obliged to confirm
the nomination of the victor, and accordingly calling to horse, he left his throne; and mounting his jennet, accompanied by his train, he again entered the lists.
what I have now said, and further to show the miserable effects of a confined education, I shall here insert a passage, which will hardly obtain belief.
As she spoke she glanced up, and there sat the little monkey, whose tears and gestures seemed to confirm
Considerations of economy, not less than of stability and vigor, confirm