Mr Squeers continued to look disconsolately
about him, and to listen to these noises in profound silence, broken only by the rustling of his large coat, as he now and then moved his arm to raise his glass to his lips.
The keeper quietly proceeded to take out his pipe, fill, and light it, keeping an eye on Tom, who now sat disconsolately
across the branch, looking at keeper--a pitiful sight for men and fishes.
O'Dowd, whom the Dean's sermons had by no means comforted, and who was walking very disconsolately
in the Parc, Rebecca accosted the latter, rather to the surprise of the Major's wife, who was not accustomed to such marks of politeness from Mrs.
Behind the most ancient part of Holborn, London, where certain gabled houses some centuries of age still stand looking on the public way, as if disconsolately
looking for the Old Bourne that has long run dry, is a little nook composed of two irregular quadrangles, called Staple Inn.
Leaning against the door-post of this, his dwelling, the locksmith stood early on the morning after he had met with the wounded man, gazing disconsolately
at a great wooden emblem of a key, painted in vivid yellow to resemble gold, which dangled from the house-front, and swung to and fro with a mournful creaking noise, as if complaining that it had nothing to unlock.
In the first interview she accorded to Mr Meagles, she slided herself into the position of disconsolately
but gracefully yielding to irresistible pressure.
See there, Faguey,' he said, pointing disconsolately
to his top boots; 'not a drop of Day and Martin since you know when; not a bubble of blacking, by Jove
Mr Boffin, entering the usual chamber, laid his stick upon the settle usually reserved for him, thrust his hands into his pockets, and, with his shoulders raised and his hat drooping back upon them, looking disconsolately
The wonder was, at first, to see a tradesman's window open, but it was a rare thing soon to see one closed; then, smoke rose slowly from the chimneys, and sashes were thrown up to let in air, and doors were opened, and servant girls, looking lazily in all directions but their brooms, scattered brown clouds of dust into the eyes of shrinking passengers, or listened disconsolately
to milkmen who spoke of country fairs, and told of waggons in the mews, with awnings and all things complete, and gallant swains to boot, which another hour would see upon their journey.
Mebbies it's a shrink yer need," mutters Larry disconsolately
, probably sensing an imminent summons to the boardroom.
As they trudged disconsolately
through puddles, carrying bags with a few precious belongings into the ward where they expected to die, crowds lining the street parted.
Then we trudged disconsolately
with him that night his old man threw him out when he was just 14 in 1920 and Granddad had to go and stay the night in the Rowton House - then regarded as a doss house.