And wishing," pursued Joe, with another fixed look at me, like another effort of remembrance
, "that the state of Miss Havisham's elth were sitch as would have - allowed, were it, Pip?
de Treville was at the moment in rather ill-humor, nevertheless he saluted the young man politely, who bowed to the very ground; and he smiled on receiving D'Artagnan's response, the Bearnese accent of which recalled to him at the same time his youth and his country--a double remembrance
which makes a man smile at all ages; but stepping toward the antechamber and making a sign to D'Artagnan with his hand, as if to ask his permission to finish with others before he began with him, he called three times, with a louder voice at each time, so that he ran through the intervening tones between the imperative accent and the angry accent.
I swear to you, sir, should any harm befall me, your name will be the last name that I shall utter, the remembrance
of you my last thought.
To be called into notice in such a manner, to hear that it was but the prelude to something so infinitely worse, to be told that she must do what was so impossible as to act; and then to have the charge of obstinacy and ingratitude follow it, enforced with such a hint at the dependence of her situation, had been too distressing at the time to make the remembrance
when she was alone much less so, especially with the superadded dread of what the morrow might produce in continuation of the subject.
This good man is the servant of the Comte de la Fere, and the Comte de la Fere, if you remember, is the worthy gentleman of whom I have so often spoken to your majesty that the remembrance
of him must remain, not only in your mind, but in your heart.
said Cecilia, shuddering over the remembrance
of Mary deteriorated until they became little more than a lost link of association with the past.
For though the celestial rapture falling out of heaven seizes only upon those of tender age, and although a beauty overpowering all analysis or comparison and putting us quite beside ourselves we can seldom see after thirty years, yet the remembrance
of these visions outlasts all other remembrances
, and is a wreath of flowers on the oldest brows.
of how she had journeyed to the little that she knew, by the enchanted roads of what she and millions of innocent creatures had hoped and imagined; of how, first coming upon Reason through the tender light of Fancy, she had seen it a beneficent god, deferring to gods as great as itself; not a grim Idol, cruel and cold, with its victims bound hand to foot, and its big dumb shape set up with a sightless stare, never to be moved by anything but so many calculated tons of leverage - what had she to do with these?
FRANCIS CARR BEARD (FELLOW OF THE ROYAL COLLEGE OF SURGEONS OF ENGLAND), IN REMEMBRANCE
OF THE TIME WHEN THE CLOSING SCENES OF THIS STORY WERE WRITTEN.
Let me carry through the rest of my misdirected life, the remembrance
that I opened my heart to you, last of all the world; and that there was something left in me at this time which you could deplore and pity.
I would entertain myself in forming and directing the minds of hopeful young men, by convincing them, from my own remembrance
, experience, and observation, fortified by numerous examples, of the usefulness of virtue in public and private life.