It might be better to say that, relieved by a faultless
, even a fastidious neatness and grace, there was an air of severe, perhaps of pinched economy in her present attire.
as my conduct had certainly been during the whole course of my late misfortunes and adventures, she pretended to find fault with my behaviour in many of the situations in which I had been placed.
Newman answered her look, and then broke out, "You are a perfect, faultless
I feel myself fully competent to render this dear cheek as faultless
as its fellow; and then, most beloved, what will be my triumph when I shall have corrected what Nature left imperfect in her fairest work
falcon profile with purple-black Italian eye, which had been snap-shotted so often both for Smart Society and the Western Sun, gave everyone the impression of a man eaten by ambition as by a fire, or even a disease.
To Tess's horror the dark queen began stripping off the bodice of her gown--which for the added reason of its ridiculed condition she was only too glad to be free of--till she had bared her plump neck, shoulders, and arms to the moonshine, under which they looked as luminous and beautiful as some Praxitelean creation, in their possession of the faultless
rotundities of a lusty country girl.
Allan is a dear fellow, and in his profession faultless
As far as I have had opportunity of judging, it appears to me that the usual style of letter-writing among women is faultless
, except in three particulars.
We always invaded these places at once--and invariably received the information, framed in faultless
French, that the clerk who did the English for the establishment had just gone to dinner and would be back in an hour--would Monsieur buy something?
She made a very pretty show with her daughters, driving out in her carriage, and often spoke of her happiness as "a reward"--she did not say for what, but probably she meant that it was a reward for her patience with Tertius, whose temper never became faultless
, and to the last occasionally let slip a bitter speech which was more memorable than the signs he made of his repentance.
Browning's most perfect piece of work, for pregnancy of intellect, combined with faultless
expression in a perfectly novel yet symmetrical outline: and he is very likely right.
Her carriage was that of health and physical perfection--the effortless harmony of faultless