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But the raven still beguiling all my sad soul into smiling, Straight I wheeled a cushioned seat in front of bird, and bust and door; Then, upon the velvet sinking, I betook myself to linking Fancy unto fancy, thinking what this ominous bird of yore -- What this grim, ungainly, ghastly, gaunt and ominous bird of yore Meant in croaking "Nevermore.
But the Raven still beguiling all my sad soul into smiling, Straight I wheeled a cushioned seat in front of bird and bust and door; Then, upon the velvet sinking, I betook myself to linking Fancy unto fancy, thinking what this ominous bird of yore-- What this grim, ungainly, ghastly, gaunt, and ominous bird of yore Meant in croaking "Nevermore.
The now ghastly pallor of the skin, and the now miraculous lustre of the eye, above all things startled and even awed me.
A ghastly terror seizes him, while on the Negro's face (it is Mesrour again in another costume) appears a ghastly joy.
A look at the white forms seated on the stone bench which ran round that ghastly board confirmed this view.
Grewgious saw the ghastly figure throw back its head, clutch its hair with its hands, and turn with a writhing action from him.
Then all at once the ghastly fact dawned upon us; and I think it was the mate himself who burst out crying like a child.
He was gripping the sides tightly with both hands, and the pallor of a ghastly fear had spread over his face.
Dunster's breathing was regular, and his eyes were closed, but his colour was ghastly.
Then his eyes fell on the bed of mats in the corner, and he went up, and he saw the dreadful, mutilated, ghastly object which had been Strickland.
Rosa hid herself this time also, but only that she might not see the ghastly spectacle.
The remnants of a meal, ghastly, like dead flesh, lay in a corner.