a corselet of pieces of hard wood laced together with bear grass, so as to form a light coat of mail, pliant to the body; and a kind of casque of cedar bark, leather, and bear grass, sufficient to protect the head from an arrow or war club.
Luckily I wore
a pair of caoutchouc over-shoes, and could move about in perfect silence.
The eldest wore
the white tie, high waistcoat, and thin-brimmed hat of the regulation curate; the second was the normal undergraduate; the appearance of the third and youngest would hardly have been sufficient to characterize him; there was an uncribbed, uncabined aspect in his eyes and attire, implying that he had hardly as yet found the entrance to his professional groove.
When they swagger around the stage in jeweled crowns and splendid robes, I shall feel bound to observe that all the Emperors that ever I was personally acquainted with wore
the commonest sort of clothes, and did not swagger.
exclaimed Dorothea, an air of astonished discovery animating her whole person with a dramatic action which she had caught from that very Madame Poincon who wore
Never shall I forget the concentrated scorn with which the prince said to the sisters, "Neither of you ain't the one what wore
the glass slipper.
The Sawhorse wore
wooden shoes to keep his wooden legs from wearing away, and he was strong and swift.
Yes, the face was pretty enough, he decided; but it wore
an expression of discontent coupled to a shade of defiance or audacity.
a green dress -- not the one she had worn to the wedding, but an old one which Gilbert had told her at a Redmond reception he liked especially.
Toto barked at the fox-boy once or twice, not realizing it was his former friend who now wore
the animal head; but Dorothy cuffed the dog and made him stop.
I never wore
a turned dress in my life; do you suppose people will know it?
So when the Old Man was dead each of the youths put a weed upon his hat and wore
it until he was himself old, when, seeing that neither would give in, they agreed that the younger should leave off his weeds and the elder give him half of the estate.