Suddenly a feeling of fatigue came over him, and unable to resist
it, he lay down for a little while, fully determined, however, to keep awake; but in another minute his eyes closed of their own accord, and he fell into such a deep sleep, that all the noises in the world would not have awakened him.
My friend, it is your duty to defend the white kitten and try to save her, but I fear you will fail because Eureka has long wished to eat a piglet, to my certain knowledge, and my opinion is that she has been unable to resist
Well, I wish you all manner of happiness too, Miss Cornelia," said Gilbert, solemnly; "but," he added, unable to resist
the temptation to tease Miss Cornelia, despite Anne's imploring eyes, "I fear your day of independence is done.
The proud mother, unable to resist
the temptation to show her Totty, passed at once into the back kitchen, in search of her, not, however, without misgivings lest something should have happened to render her person and attire unfit for presentation.
Often he looked at me in quick alarm if David said that of course these things did not really happen, and unable to resist
that appeal I would reply that they really did.
The rum (for so the landlord chose to call the distillation from malt) had basely taken the advantage of the fatigue which the poor woman had undergone, and had made terrible depredations on her noble faculties, at a time when they were very unable to resist
Tupman was already tired of retirement, or whether he was wholly unable to resist
the eloquent appeal which was made to him, matters not, he did NOT resist it at last.
It was an absurd fancy, he knew, but he was wholly unable to resist
In dark winter mornings, or in short winter afternoons, I sometimes heard a pack of hounds threading all the woods with hounding cry and yelp, unable to resist
the instinct of the chase, and the note of the hunting-horn at intervals, proving that man was in the rear.
About the middle came the lot of Atalanta; she, seeing the great fame of an athlete, was unable to resist
the temptation: and after her there followed the soul of Epeus the son of Panopeus passing into the nature of a woman cunning in the arts; and far away among the last who chose, the soul of the jester Thersites was putting on the form of a monkey.
I had not thus looked, and wished, and wondered long, before I vaulted over the barrier, unable to resist
the temptation of taking one glance through the window, just to if she were more composed than when we parted; - and if I found her still in deep distress, perhaps I might venture attempt a word of comfort - to utter one of the many things I should have said before, instead of aggravating her sufferings by my stupid impetuosity.
The rotten doors seemed quite unable to resist