To be sure, he now resteth, but he hath not yet
taken rest in the sunshine.
I am not yet
certain that Reginald sees what she is about, nor is it of much consequence.
In like manner, with respect to boys who are not yet
enrolled, or old men who are past war, we admit that they are in some respects citizens, but not completely so, but with some exceptions, for these are not yet
arrived to years of maturity, and those are past service; nor is there any difference between them.
In those days conversation was still cultivated as an art; a neat repartee was more highly valued than the crackling of thorns under a pot; and the epigram, not yet
a mechanical appliance by which the dull may achieve a semblance of wit, gave sprightliness to the small talk of the urbane.
Her home and her housekeeping, her parish and her poultry, and all their dependent concerns, had not yet
lost their charms.
To each new arrival Anna Pavlovna said, "You have not yet
seen my aunt," or "You do not know my aunt?" and very gravely conducted him or her to a little old lady, wearing large bows of ribbon in her cap, who had come sailing in from another room as soon as the guests began to arrive; and slowly turning her eyes from the visitor to her aunt, Anna Pavlovna mentioned each one's name and then left them.
Having got her mistress into bed, lighted her lamp, and given her good night, Mrs Flintwinch went to roost as usual, saving that her lord had not yet
, not yet
," returned the agitated but undaunted Heyward: "the sound came from the center of the island, and it has been produced by the sight of their dead companions.
Much mirth, and that, at times, of a boisterous kind, proceeded from the mouth of Richard; but Major Hartmann was not yet
excited to his pitch of merriment, and Marmaduke respected the presence of his clerical guest too much to indulge in even the innocent humor that formed no small ingredient in his character.
But he was not yet
named the Slaughterer, and not yet
did he hold that iron chieftainess, the axe Groan-Maker.
The shutter where Eugenie had rapped was that of a little laundress, who had been previously warned, and was not yet
gone to bed.
Today, the cold water gave a healthy glow to his face, which, after much stropping of his razor, he shaved of a week's growth of beard, tawny as his thick, crisp hair where the sun had not yet