I have conceived the part of Lucy," she observed, with the demurest gravity
Thus," replied Arthur, with all the gravity
of ten Professors rolled into one.
This was said by Bellegarde with extreme gravity
, looking straight at Newman, and with an eye that betokened no mental reservation; or that, at least, almost betokened none.
As they proceed with great gravity
through the streets towards the region of Mount Pleasant, Mr.
At that point it reached the center of gravity
of the five-hundred-mile-thick crust.
But in his hurry he overlooked a paving-stone in his way, stumbled, lost his centre of gravity
, rolled over to a distance of some yards, and only rose again, bruised and begrimed, after the whole rabble of the Hague, with their muddy feet, had passed over him.
We must recognize it as we recognize heat and cold, the opaqueness of the non-transparent, and the everlasting down-pull of gravity
Ill in bed," answered her ladyship, with a gravity
which startled even Felix himself.
I cannot say that at the moment I was greatly startled, or realized the gravity
of the occurrence, though I thought it singular.
The eyes are fixed on mine with an infinite gravity
which is not reproach, nor hate, nor menace, nor anything less terrible than recognition.
In becoming a satellite, she lost her native purity of form; her center of gravity
was in advance of the center of her figure; and from this fact some savants draw the conclusion that the air and water had taken refuge on the opposite surface of the moon, which is never seen from the earth.
When Mrs Deborah, putting on the gravity
of a judge, with somewhat more than his austerity, began an oration with the words, "You audacious strumpet