"Ulla, ulla, ulla, ulla," cried the voice, coming, as it seemed to me, from the district about Regent's Park
. The desolating cry worked upon my mind.
I always thought ill of people at home who trimmed their shrubbery into pyramids and squares and spires and all manner of unnatural shapes, and when I saw the same thing being practiced in this great park
I began to feel dissatisfied.
"You didn't--that is to say you didn't mention the Park
particularly," he admitted.
According to her prognostications, I found Miss Murray in her favourite field just without the park
; and, unfortunately, not alone; for the tall, stately figure of Mr.
But if we could dodge those dreary seats she longed to see me try my luck, and I sought to exclude them from the picture by drawing maps of London with Hyde Park
Gilbert and Anne loitered a little behind the others, enjoying the calm, still beauty of the autumn afternoon under the pines of the park
, on the road that climbed and twisted round the harbor shore.
Look ye, sir,' resumed he, turning to his other neighbour, and pointing past me with his umbrella, 'that's the Hall: grand park
, you see, and all them woods - plenty of timber there, and lots of game.
We then took half-an-hour's walk in the park
, as we were accustomed to do, before breakfasting at the chateau.
Dalroy had come down, it seemed, to snuff up the scent of a scandal which might very well end in the Divorce Court, but which was at present hovering between Grey Cottage and Pendragon Park
Meanwhile, here I am, established at Blackwater Park
, "the ancient and interesting seat" (as the county history obligingly informs me) "of Sir Percival Glyde, Bart.," and the future abiding-place
Yes, certainly, the sun shines, and the park
looks very cheerful.
But his horse turned in through the park
gate and began the old familiar nocturnal round.