I just didn't feel like playing the game, anyway, and I HAD been wanting pretty things, so
I know, father-among-the-angels, I'm not playing the game one bit now--not one bit; but I don't believe even you could find anything to be glad about sleeping all alone 'way off up here in the dark--like this.
Then put away the game
," he said in a shaking voice to Philip, trying not to look at Vassenka, "and cover them with some nettles.
She revolted instinctively against this Game
which drew him away from her, robbed her of part of him.
If serving a sentence the number of games
he must play is also indicated, and thus the one directing the moves knows which pieces to risk and which to conserve, and further than this, a man's chances are affected by the position that is assigned him for the game
The melancholy appearance of some of her guests seemed to add to her sarcastic humour, and perhaps the very cynicism and cruelty of the game
proposed by Ferdishenko pleased her.
Not at all,' said Alice: `she's so extremely--' Just then she noticed that the Queen was close behind her, listening: so she went on, `--likely to win, that it's hardly worth while finishing the game
If his meal is not ready in season, he takes his rifle, hies to the forest or prairie, shoots his own game
, lights his fire, and cooks his repast.
Bertram," said Crawford, some time afterwards, taking the opportunity of a little languor in the game
, "I have never told you what happened to me yesterday in my ride home.
To win would have been dangerous, because Mazarin would have changed his indifference into an ugly grimace; to lose would likewise have been dangerous, because she must have cheated, and the infanta, who watched her game
, would, doubtless, have exclaimed against her partiality for Mazarin.
And, gazing down on the smoky inferno of crude effort, Daylight outlined the new game
he would play, a game
in which the Guggenhammers and the rest would have to reckon with him.
Tis well," replied the one so addressed, rising and approaching my couch, "he should render rare sport for the great games