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They dressed in white linen from head to foot, like the old gentleman, and wore broad Panama hats.
Monte Cristo trembled from head to foot and as if his determination had been taken with the rapidity of lightning, he struck one of the panes of glass with his elbow; the glass was shivered to atoms, then withdrawing the curtain he saw Morrel, who had been writing at his desk, bound from his seat at the noise of the broken window.
Razumov put Laspara gently aside, as though he wished to be seen from head to foot by everybody.
Bounderby from head to foot again, he turned from him, as from a man finally disposed of, to Mr.
The body, decked in rich robes and sparkling with jewels, was laid upon an open bier, and the procession started, taking its way to a high mountain at some distance from the city, the wretched husband, clothed from head to foot in a black mantle, following mournfully.
The elegance of her shape, to be sure, made up for all her defects; she did not measure seven palms from head to foot, and her shoulders, which overweighted her somewhat, made her contemplate the ground more than she liked.
The stranger thought a moment with his usual slowness, and eyed Robin from head to foot.
Monsieur Grimaud is absent from the chateau for the time being," said the servitor, who, little used as he was to such inquiries, began to examine Planchet from head to foot.
Then the Sentinel scratched violently at the door, and gave a yell that made Bruno shiver from head to foot.
Raoul observed its effect upon Buckingham, who trembled with anger from head to foot, and leaned against one of the poles of the tent to prevent himself falling; his eyes became suffused with blood, and the hand which he did not need for his support wandered towards the hilt of his sword.
The figure was tall and gaunt, and shrouded from head to foot in the habiliments of the grave.
The draught from the open door swayed the thin silk towards her, and in her fright, she tore down the curtain, which enveloped her from head to foot.