And, Thomas, it is really shameful, with my poor head continually wearing me out, that a boy brought up as you have been, and whose education has cost what yours has, should be found encouraging his sister to wonder
, when he knows his father has expressly said that she is not to do it.
if it's where we buried it yet," speculated Felix.
The more the cruel King gazed on the wonder before him, the more angry he became, for he could not, in the face of his promise, put the stranger to death.
Go quickly to the King, and tell him to go to the hill that he may see the wonder you have done with his own eyes.
The ancestors of these--people precisely like them in color, dress, manners, customs, simplicity--flocked in vast multitudes after Christ, and when they saw Him make the afflicted whole with a word, it is no wonder
they worshiped Him.
Do you know, Miss Summerson, I almost wonder
that YOU never turned your thoughts to Africa.
(for the ten-thousandth time, and what a weak fool I, for what can it signify now
I used to wonder
how my little charges could help guessing that I thought strange things about them; and the circumstances that these things only made them more interesting was not by itself a direct aid to keeping them in the dark.
Gardner, with a slight intonation of tolerant wonder
To this story of love and gentleness the wild heathen listened in wonder
While I improved in speech, I also learned the science of letters as it was taught to the stranger, and this opened before me a wide field for wonder
What I now affirm is, that I have a right to speak of these seas, under which, in less than ten months, I have crossed 20,000 leagues in that submarine tour of the world, which has revealed so many wonders