Thus protected, a change of garments could be made and the wet ones dried against the next misadventure
As for me, I was hungry, and contented myself with silently demolishing the tea, ham, and toast, while my mother and sister went on talking, and continued to discuss the apparent or non-apparent circumstances, and probable or improbable history of the mysterious lady; but I must confess that, after my brother's misadventure
, I once or twice raised the cup to my lips, and put it down again without daring to taste the contents, lest I should injure my dignity by a similar explosion.
I must be my own mamma," said Rebecca; not without a tingling consciousness of defeat, as she thought over her little misadventure
with Jos Sedley.
It is said that every life has its roses and thorns; there seemed, however, to have been a misadventure
or mistake in Stephen's case, whereby somebody else had become possessed of his roses, and he had become possessed of the same somebody else's thorns in addition to his own.
I presently saw there was no help for it but to tell him the plain truth, and explain all the danger and trouble we had suffered through this misadventure
, and, in particular, our earnest wish to be speedily quit of the ship altogether; for which reason we had resolved to carry her up to Nankin.
of Edgar & Allan Poe: The Pet and the Pendulum
in Computer Land: Hackers and Heroes provides a zany take-off on Alice in Wonderland by presenting the story of sixth grade computer hacker genius Alicia, president of the school's Chaos Computer Club, who is known as 'White Rabbit' amongst her computer geek peers.
This book, written by Julia Lee, is a sequel to The Mysterious Misadventures
Of Clemency Wrigglesworth and is written in a similar style.
Travelers share vacation misadventures
for chance to win grand prize of $10,000 trip redo
of Belle & Chloe: A Book of Short Stories About Two Insane Chocolate Labs Growing up in Texas" is aimed at those young individuals and those young at heart who want to go above and beyond the antics of normal dogs.
This new American comedy series follows the misadventures
of four freshmen as they navigate the perils and pitfalls of that decade's college life.
This is just the first in a series of messages, each one sending her on wild misadventures
and helping her to move on.