It seems that he is worthy
of his people, and his people of him.
Don Quixote was thunderstruck, Sancho astounded, the cousin staggered, the page astonished, the man from the braying town agape, the landlord in perplexity, and, in short, everyone amazed at the words of the puppet-showman, who went on to say, "And thou, worthy
Sancho Panza, the best squire and squire to the best knight in the world
Tis a gift which will come back four-fold, for this is a worthy
gentleman dined out every day, returning only in time to go to bed.
We have already given a picture of a free trapper and his horse, as furnished by Captain Bonneville: we shall here subjoin, as a companion picture, his description of a free trapper's wife, that the reader may have a correct idea of the kind of blessing the worthy
hunter in question had invoked to solace him in the wilderness.
When Porthos enjoined Raoul de Bragelonne to give D'Artagnan all that he would ask, he knew well, our worthy
Porthos, that D'Artagnan would ask or take nothing; and in case he did demand anything, none but himself could say what.
Time and time again I have been asked, by people who are trying to secure money for philanthropic purposes, what rule or rules I followed to secure the interest and help of people who were able to contribute money to worthy
To Rosamond she was one of those county divinities not mixing with Middlemarch mortality, whose slightest marks of manner or appearance were worthy
of her study; moreover, Rosamond was not without satisfaction that Mrs.
The Horticultural Society of Haarlem had shown itself worthy
of its fame by giving a hundred thousand guilders for the bulb of a tulip.
I wish I had legs more worthy
to bear such a noble crown; it is a pity they are so slim and slight.
For instance, some worthy
persons maintained that the moon was an ancient comet which, in describing its elongated orbit round the sun, happened to pass near the earth, and became confined within her circle of attraction.
To celebrate the return of its most illustrious member and his two companions, the Gun Club decided upon giving a banquet, but a banquet worthy
of the conquerors, worthy
of the American people, and under such conditions that all the inhabitants of the Union could directly take part in it.