George said he felt thirsty (I never knew George when he didn't); and, as I had a presentiment that a little whisky, warm, with a slice of lemon, would do my complaint good, the debate was, by common assent, adjourned
to the following night; and the assembly put on its hats and went out.
This craze could not last, of course, but it lasted beyond our stay in Columbus, which ended with the winter, when the Legislature adjourned
, and my father's employment ceased.
Afterwards the whole party adjourned
to the theatre, altogether in an informal manner.
It was two in the morning when the dancers, bent on getting something to eat, adjourned
the dancing for half an hour.
To-morrow, with your kind permission, we will finally settle the adjourned
question of the caricature.
A relative of the deceased, seeing the report of the adjourned
inquest, had appeared (accompanied by a medical gentleman); had seen the photograph; and had declared the identification by Henry Forth to be correct.
A CONVENTION of female writers, which for two days had been stuffing Woman's couch with goose-quills and hailing the down of a new era, adjourned
with unabated enthusiasm, shouting, "Place aux dames
So, the petition in favour of the bill was agreed upon, and the meeting adjourned
with acclamations, and Mr Nickleby and the other directors went to the office to lunch, as they did every day at half-past one o'clock; and to remunerate themselves for which trouble, (as the company was yet in its infancy,) they only charged three guineas each man for every such attendance.
The committee here adjourned
for a few minutes to tea and sandwiches.
With the evidence of Annie, as to the candle grease on the floor, and as to seeing the prisoner take the coffee into the boudoir, the proceedings were adjourned
until the following day.
From Porter's they adjourned
to Sally Harrowell's, where they found a lot of School-house boys waiting for the roast potatoes, and relating their own exploits in the day's match at the top of their voices.
Planchette is adjourned
, and we're just winding up the discussion of the theory of it.