Not at all participating in the general sensation
, but wearing the depressed and wearied look of one who sought to meditate on his disappointment in silence and privacy, the single gentleman alighted, and handed out Kit's mother with a gloomy politeness which impressed the lookers-on extremely.
This was a beautiful description of her general sensation
, covering her mind and emotions, as well as the physical body.
There was a general sensation
of excitement and fascination among the researchers, managers, and sport enthusiasts attending the talk, which generated numerous questions, comments, and a surprising amount of interest and willingness to proceed in this new direction.