It is the calm that brings ships mysteriously
together; it is your wind that is the great separator.
We soon found our way to the bush, which had so mysteriously
sunk into the ground: and here Sylvie drew the Magic Locket from its hiding-place, turned it over with a thoughtful air, and at last appealed to Bruno in a rather helpless way.
She never even raised her eyes, giving me the opportunity to contemplate mutely that adolescent, delicately masculine head, so mysteriously
feminine in the power of instant seduction, so infinitely suave in its firm design, almost childlike in the freshness of detail: altogether ravishing in the inspired strength of the modelling.
She looked at him mysteriously
, as though he were a ghost of some lost one who had strayed in from a graveyard, but she said nothing.
Manson Mingott's father, who had disappeared so mysteriously
(with a large sum of trust money) less than a year after his marriage, on the very day that a beautiful Spanish dancer who had been delighting thronged audiences in the old Opera-house on the Battery had taken ship for Cuba.
Next we went to visit the Morgue, that horrible receptacle for the dead who die mysteriously
and leave the manner of their taking off a dismal secret.
Murea, the sister isle, comes into view in rocky splendour, rising from the desert sea mysteriously
, like the unsubstantial fabric of a magic wand.
Though he believed implicitly everything he saw in print, he had learned already that in the Bible things that said one thing quite clearly often mysteriously
All this was effected as mysteriously
as though by magic.
These latter the butler thrust mysteriously
forward, wrapped in a napkin, from behind the next man's shoulders and whispered: "Dry Madeira".
In spite of her laugh and the little pressure of mockery on his arm, he would not resign his belief, but with her hand resting there, her voice quickened and mysteriously
moving in his ears, he had not time-- they had not the same inclination--other objects drew his attention.
An instant before the room had been mysteriously
filled with armed men, evidently called to protect their jeddak; yet now, with the evidence of her deed plain before them, they had vanished as mysteriously
as they had come, leaving her alone with the body of their ruler, into whose side she had slipped her long, keen blade.