continued Miss Squeers, who, being excited, aspirated her h's strongly; 'this is the hend, is it, of all my forbearance and friendship for that double-faced thing--that viper
Cuvier, in opposition to some other naturalists, makes this a sub-genus of the rattlesnake, and intermediate between it and the viper
Your friend, madam, is my nephew; he is the brother of that wicked viper
which I have so long nourished in my bosom.
Oh, my prostrate friends, with the galling yoke of tyrants on your necks and the iron foot of despotism treading down your fallen forms into the dust of the earth, upon which right glad would your oppressors be to see you creeping on your bellies all the days of your lives, like the serpent in the garden - oh, my brothers, and shall I as a man not add, my sisters too, what do you say, now, of Stephen Blackpool, with a slight stoop in his shoulders and about five foot seven in height, as set forth in this degrading and disgusting document, this blighting bill, this pernicious placard, this abominable advertisement; and with what majesty of denouncement will you crush the viper
, who would bring this stain and shame upon the God-like race that happily has cast him out for ever
Give my love to your aunt, George dear, and implore her not to curse the viper
that has crossed your path and blighted your existence.
There, sir,' said Pott, retreating from the stove, 'and that's the way I would serve the viper
who produces it, if I were not, fortunately for him, restrained by the laws of my country.
He was a gallows-looking dog, but not more so than most Indian dogs, who, take them in the mass, are little better than a generation of vipers
They fold to their bosom the vipers
whose sting is destined to poison all their joys; and the instinctive feeling of love within their breast is soon converted into the bitterest hate.
Awful thing it is, this nourishing vipers
in one's bosom.
I understand," replied the king, "that we shall soon arrive at Vaux with a large body of troops, that we will lay violent hands upon that nest of vipers
, and that not a soul shall escape.
The first time we started for Sari I stepped into a nest of poisonous vipers
before we reached the valley.
And then, after the first blush of the admiration which he could not help feeling, he began to be tortured by the pangs of envy, by that slow fever which creeps over the heart and changes it into a nest of vipers
, each devouring the other and ever born anew.