which we cannot believe to be either useful to the males in battle, or attractive to the females.
When our plant, by this process of the continued preservation or natural selection of more and more attractive flowers, had been rendered highly attractive to insects, they would, unintentionally on their part, regularly carry pollen from flower to flower; and that they can most effectually do this, I could easily show by many striking instances.
At first he was shocked to find that it only succeeded in convincing him that Elizabeth was quite the most attractive
girl he ever had met.
The Report describes her as a remarkably attractive
person; modest and lady-like in her manner, and, to all appearance, feeling sensitively the public position in which she was placed.
You are rather attractive
," said the lady, presently.
In a position of this sort, even though the enemy should offer us an attractive
bait, it will be advisable not to stir forth, but rather to retreat, thus enticing the enemy in his turn; then, when part of his army has come out, we may deliver our attack with advantage.
As is always the case with a thoroughly attractive
woman, her defect- the shortness of her upper lip and her half-open mouth- seemed to be her own special and peculiar form of beauty.
he asked; and the question opened a way so attractive
that I think no one whose dull life craves for colour could have resisted it.
With the ornaments on the walls and ceilings cleaned and brightened up, and with the heavy old-fashioned beds, chairs, and tables replaced by bright, pretty, and luxurious modern furniture, these two promised to be at once the most attractive
and the most comfortable bedchambers in the hotel.
It is obviously, therefore, my interest to disappoint them both, as far as I am concerned, by preserving a cheerful, undisturbed serenity throughout; and, accordingly, I endeavour to show the fullest confidence in my husband, and the greatest indifference to the arts of my attractive
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