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She looked at me as she flitted by, and though I may say I'm no coward, that cold immovable look froze the blood in my veins.
Immovable in its prejudices, good or evil, this social circle follows a beaten track, looking neither before it nor behind it.
Like creatures hewn from solid rock they stood immovable, listening.
Still Esther continued immovable and gazed upon the candle.
At first I knew not what to think of this sudden attack, but I was soon reassured by seeing the Captain lie down beside me, and remain immovable.
Passepartout, not daring to apprise his master of what he heard, listened with set teeth, immovable as a statue.
Immovable she stands Before the shining mirror of her charms And, gazing on their beauty, lets the years Slip into centuries past her.
On seeing this figure, mute and immovable as a statue, Milady was frightened.
The young couple gazed with astonishment at the sight of their visitor's emotion, and wondered to see the large tears silently chasing each other down his otherwise stern and immovable features; but they felt the sacredness of his grief, and kindly refrained from questioning him as to its cause, while, with instinctive delicacy, they left him to indulge his sorrow alone.
From the very beginning-- from the first moment, I may almost say-- of my acquaintance with you, your manners, impressing me with the fullest belief of your arrogance, your conceit, and your selfish disdain of the feelings of others, were such as to form the groundwork of disapprobation on which succeeding events have built so immovable a dislike; and I had not known you a month before I felt that you were the last man in the world whom I could ever be prevailed on to marry.
Sometimes, for a moment or two, the shadow remained immovable, as if it were painted on the wall.
You see them perched aloft among the immovable boughs of the majestic bread-fruit trees, or gently swaying on the elastic branches of the Omoo; skimming over the palmetto thatching of the bamboo huts; passing like spirits on the wing through the shadows of the grove, and sometimes descending into the bosom of the valley in gleaming flights from the mountains.