But he knew, further, that the comfort of the fire would be his, the protection of the gods, the companionship
of the dogs--the last, a companionship
of enmity, but none the less a companionship
and satisfying to his gregarious needs.
She was still happy in the companionship
of her Korak.
As the steam beer had tasted raw, so their companionship
seemed raw to him.
Casaubon drove off to his Rectory at Lowick, only five miles from Tipton; and Dorothea, who had on her bonnet and shawl, hurried along the shrubbery and across the park that she might wander through the bordering wood with no other visible companionship
than that of Monk, the Great St.
And, seeing man thus as a part of nature, elevated and solemnized in proportion as his daily life and occupations brought him into companionship
with permanent natural objects, he was able to appreciate passion in the lowly.
For the better part of a week he roamed the jungle with his new friends, partly because of a desire for companionship
and partially through a well-laid plan to impress himself indelibly upon their memories, which at best are none too long; for Tarzan from past experience knew that it might serve him in good stead to have a tribe of these powerful and terrible beasts at his call.
It may be the companionship
of the nightly stir, or it may be the companionship
of the gin and beer that slop about among carters and hucksters, or it may be the companionship
of the trodden vegetable refuse which is so like their own dress that perhaps they take the Market for a great wardrobe; but be it what it may, you shall see no such individual drunkards on doorsteps anywhere, as there.
As the spring came on, I grew more and more lonely, and fell back on the telegrapher and the cigar-maker and his canaries for companionship
. I remember I took a melancholy pleasure in hanging a May-basket for Nina Harling that spring.
It was home; her roof, her garden, her green acres, her dear trees; it was shelter for the little family at Sunnybrook; her mother would have once more the companionship
of her sister and the friends of her girlhood; the children would have teachers and playmates.
Seven years have elapsed and I am still a prisoner, and -- if I except the occasional visits of my brother -- debarred from all companionship
save that of my jailers.
His unexpected accession to title and fortune had removed all his difficulties; and never had the general loved his daughter so well in all her hours of companionship
, utility, and patient endurance as when he first hailed her "Your Ladyship!" Her husband was really deserving of her; independent of his peerage, his wealth, and his attachment, being to a precision the most charming young man in the world.
of Hayward was the worst possible thing for Philip.