The young imps on the verandah were not disappointed
in their hope of hearing him "swar," which he did with a fluency and fervency which delighted them all amazingly, as they ducked and dodged hither and thither, to be out of the reach of his riding-whip; and, all whooping off together, they tumbled, in a pile of immeasurable giggle, on the withered turf under the verandah, where they kicked up their heels and shouted to their full satisfaction.
He looked disappointed
, and said he didn't remember the countess.
I wish I could have a printed book with everything set down in it that I COULD do, and then I wouldn't get disappointed
I was rather disappointed
that I did not hear from her again speedily; but I made excuses for her, and was too busy, andmay I add?
Elinor's compassion for him increased, as she had reason to suspect that the misery of disappointed
love had already been known to him.
On the date I have just mentioned -- I mean the fifteenth of the month -- my master himself informed me that he had been dreadfully disappointed
by a letter received from you, which had come in the morning from foreign parts, and had brought him bad news.
All hailed Don Quixote as victor, but the greater number were vexed and disappointed
at finding that the combatants they had been so anxiously waiting for had not battered one another to pieces, just as the boys are disappointed
when the man they are waiting to see hanged does not come out, because the prosecution or the court has pardoned him.
I felt a good deal disappointed
and troubled--I was afraid I shouldn't gain all I had come for.
He has been disappointed
of some friends' arrival whom he expected to meet here, and as he is now pretty well, is in a hurry to get home.
I broke my fast in disappointed
solitude, and I hung about disconsolate all the morning, looking wistfully for my new-made friend.
I am disappointed
that I cannot report any extravagances in his opinions on the old masters.
Philip was disappointed
, and Lawson, pardonably anxious to show off one of the celebrities of the Quarter, grew impatient.