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Graves bring solemn feelings over the mind," returned the scout, a good deal touched at the calm suffering of his companion; "and they often aid a man in his good intentions; though, for myself, I expect to leave my own bones unburied, to bleach in the woods, or to be torn asunder by the wolves.
John laughs at me, of course, but one expects that in marriage.
There is no knowing what THEY may expect," said the lady, "but we are not to think of their expectations: the question is, what you can afford to do.
With three younger sisters grown up," replied Elizabeth, smiling, "your ladyship can hardly expect me to own it.
replied D'Artagnan, "deuce take it, the campaign is going to begin; I wish to be there, I expect to get something by it.
As an animal, Edward excelled me far; should he prove as paramount in mind as in person I must be a slave--for I must expect from him no lion-like generosity to one weaker than himself; his cold, avaricious eye, his stern, forbidding manner told me he would not spare.
But, God bless my soul, you didn't expect to get a snake like the Lambton worm, did you?
In May, 1881, near the close of my first year in teaching the night-school, in a way that I had not dared expect, the opportunity opened for me to begin my life-work.
He blinked, went red, got up and sat down again, struggling with himself to do what was for him the most difficult thing in life- to say an unpleasant thing to a man's face, to say what the other, whoever he might be, did not expect.
He is a man with whom I had dealings abroad," he said, "I did not expect him to turn up here.
You can't expect 'm to come out a white an' shinin' angel.
I don't expect you to consider how sorely I was tempted to secure the happiness of my brother's life, by marriage with such a woman as yourself.