to Westminster Abbey
, but don't expect me to describe it, that's impossible, so I'll only say it was sublime
And so they came to an abbey
of monks, and there were well lodged.
Fortunately for him, Highbury, including Randalls in the same parish, and Donwell Abbey
in the parish adjoining, the seat of Mr.
On his left hand, further away, rose the gloomy ruins of an abbey
, with a desolate pile of buildings, which covered two sides of a square attached to it.
On the first occasion I started up in alarm, to learn that she inferred from a particular light in the sky, that Westminster Abbey
was on fire; and to be consulted in reference to the probability of its igniting Buckingham Street, in case the wind changed.
In the evening we went out for a walk in the streets, and went half-price to the Theatre; and next day we went to church at Westminster Abbey
, and in the afternoon we walked in the Parks; and I wondered who shod all the horses there, and wished Joe did.
Yet so loose were the ideas of the times respecting the conduct of the clergy, whether secular or regular, that the Prior Aymer maintained a fair character in the neighbourhood of his abbey
These forests were guarded by the King's Foresters, the chief of whom, in each wood, was no mean man but equal in authority to the Sheriff in his walled town, or even to my lord Bishop in his abbey
Monsieur d'Albon mounted his horse at once, and galloped to the old abbey
Right over the town is the ruin of Whitby Abbey
, which was sacked by the Danes, and which is the scene of part of "Marmion," where the girl was built up in the wall.
Not only along the road through Barnet, but also through Edgware and Waltham Abbey
, and along the roads eastward to South- end and Shoeburyness, and south of the Thames to Deal and Broadstairs, poured the same frantic rout.
In truth, my dear Captain, I have a great mind to take away your commission and give it to Mademoiselle de Chemerault, to whom I promised an abbey