Poyser was ready to supply a running commentary
on them all.
All this was accompanied by a running commentary
of signs and gestures which it was impossible not to comprehend.
The narrative which follows will appear to the reader somewhat in the light of a commentary
upon the propositions just advanced.
added Madame Cropole, already in promiscuous commentary
with her neighbors of both sexes.
He had understood her better than he confessed; this singular scene was a practical commentary
upon her father's statement that she was a frank coquette.
A sustained commentary
on love is not fit for every eye.
The eagerness with which we have adopted it, partly on account of its flashiness, but principally on account of its greater rest, is a good commentary
on the proposition with which we began.
But the commentary
upon it now indelibly written in his handsome face made it far more distressing than it used to be.
It were indeed a sad commentary
upon the sincerity of our loyalty professing lieges who turned their arms against our royal person, 'to save him from the treachery of his false advisers,' that they called upon a cutthroat outlaw with a price upon his head to aid them in their 'righteous cause'.
He had finished his professional commentary
by flinging open a folding door, and ushering the party into a broad hall, which was filled with a great number of people who were waiting, like themselves, for an audience.
Miss Blanche--taking no notice of her step-mother's reproof, or of her uncle's commentary
on it--pointed to a table on which croquet mallets and balls were laid ready, and recalled the attention of the company to the matter in hand.
The student is to read history actively and not passively; to esteem his own life the text, and books the commentary