Henceforth we have to follow the spectacle of a man who was a mere whip-top for calamity; on whose unmerited misadventures
not even the humourist can look without pity, and not even the philosopher without alarm.
Fogg might hope that he would be able to reach Yokohama without recording any delay in his journal; in which case, the many misadventures
which had overtaken him since he left London would not seriously affect his journey.
Moreover, he reckoned much on the interest of the Danglars to hush up the rumor of their own misadventures
This Gascon is a precious fellow; even his misadventures
are of use.
He looked with an air of kindness at this worthy companion of former adventures and misadventures
, and, clinking glass against glass, "Come, Planchet," said he, "let us see what it is that gives you so much trouble to bring forth.
He had misadventures
at first, hopelessly burning one pair and buying another, which expenditure again brought nearer the day on which he must put to sea.
The harpooner told of misadventures
and secret shames.
The good woman was making up to her husband's chess-player simply because she had scented in him that small portion of 'femininity,' that drop of superior essence of which I am myself aware; which, I gratefully acknowledge, has saved me from one or two misadventures
in my life either ridiculous or lamentable, I am not very certain which.
The tale was to be of a boy, David Balfour, supposed to belong to my husband's own family, who should travel in Scotland as though it were a foreign country, meeting with various adventures and misadventures
by the way.
Pakistan armed forces has potential to give befitting reply to any misadventure
he said this while addressing the passing out parade at Pakistan Air Force Academy Risalpur here Wednesday.
of Edgar & Allan Poe: The Pet and the Pendulum provides Book Three in a series (prior books not seen by this reviewer) and presents the final misadventure
in a trilogy that began in The Tell-Tale Start and Once Upon a Midnight Eerie.
The first vacation misadventure
will be reenacted by Rhett & Link on Thursday, July 17, 2014.