She was flushed and felt intoxicated with the sound of her own voice and the unaccustomed taste
The natural taste
and true ear of David governed and modified the sounds to suit the confined cavern, every crevice and cranny of which was filled with the thrilling notes of their flexible voices.
It is sadly curious to observe how slight a taste
of office suffices to infect a poor fellow with this singular disease.
There was a reviving pleasure in this intercourse, of a kind now tasted by me for the first time-the pleasure arising from perfect congeniality of tastes
, sentiments, and principles.
Thus perceiving a taste
for a certain modern style of poetry in my companion, I bethought me of a poem which I had written on the roadside a few days before, and which, I confess, I was eager to confide to some sympathetic ear.
I rose as at thy call, but found thee not; To find thee I directed then my walk; And on, methought, alone I pass'd through ways That brought me on a sudden to the Tree Of interdicted Knowledge: fair it seem'd, Much fairer to my Fancie then by day: And as I wondring lookt, beside it stood One shap'd & wing'd like one of those from Heav'n By us oft seen; his dewie locks distill'd Ambrosia; on that Tree he also gaz'd; And O fair Plant, said he, with fruit surcharg'd, Deigns none to ease thy load and taste
thy sweet, Nor God, nor Man; is Knowledge so despis'd?
Give me a light, and I will fetch them and see how they taste
From this time on no one asked the Cat to stand godmother; but when the winter came and there was nothing to be got outside, the Mouse remembered their provision and said, 'Come, Cat, we will go to our pot of fat which we have stored away; it will taste
will only pardon such digressions as bring him towards his end, and show it from a more striking point of view.
There are few people in England, I suppose, who have more true enjoyment of music than myself, or a better natural taste
No girl could be a better judge of the ARTICLE, and all his cultivated taste
ran into the admiration of GOODS.
Yet man can mar such works with his rude taste
, Like some sad spoiler of a virgin’s fame.