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" ... head, notched all over with the dismal days and nights he had passed there : — he had one of these little sticks in his hand, and with a rusty nail he was etching another day of misery to add to the heap. As I darkened the little light he had, he... "
The Beauties of Sterne: Containing All His Pathetic Tales, His Humorous ... - Page 49
by Laurence Sterne - 1810 - 252 pages
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The Weekly Miscellany; Or, Instructive Entertainer: Containing a ..., Volume 7

1776 - 632 pages
....darkened the. little light he had, he lifted wp a hopelefs eye towards the door, then caft it down, fhook his head, and went on with his work of affliction. I heard the chains upon his legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftick'upon the bundle. He gave a...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...

Laurence Sterne - 1780 - 360 pages
...darkened the little light he had, he lifted up a hopelefs eye towards the door, then caft it down—fhook his head, and went on with his work of affliction....his legs, as he turned his body to lay his little flick upon the bundle.—He gave a deep figh—I faw the iron enter into his foul—I burft into tears——I...
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The Beauties of Johnson: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ..., Volume 1

Samuel Johnson - 1782 - 482 pages
...the little light he had, he lifted up a hopelefs eye towards the door, then caft it down — Ihook his head, and went on with his work of affliction....his legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftick upon the bundle — He gave a deep figh — I faw the iron enter into his foal — I burft into...
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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy: By Mr. Yorick. In Two ...

Laurence Sterne - 1782 - 168 pages
...lit* .tie.light he had, he lifted up a. hopekfs eye towards the door, then caft it do.wja.. —fliook his head, and went on with his work of. affliction....his legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftick upon the bundle—He gave a deep figh I faw the iron enter into. his foul—I. bur.ft into tears—I...
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Essays, Moral and Literary, Volume 2

Vicesimus Knox - 1783 - 408 pages
...the little light he had, he " lifted up a hopelefs eye towards the door, then " caft it down, (hook his head, and went on with his " work of affliction....his " legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftick " upon the bundle. He gave a deej> figh. I faw the " iron enter into his foul." It is eafy, but...
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The Works of Laurence Sterne ...

Laurence Sterne - 1783 - 262 pages
...eye towards the door, then caft it down — fhook his head, and went on with his work of affliclion. I heard his chains upon his legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftick upon the bundle. — He gave a deep figh — I faw the iron enter into his foul — I burft into...
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The Beauties of Sterne: Including All His Pathetic Tales, and Most ...

Laurence Sterne - 1784 - 292 pages
...the little light he had, he Bfted up a ho^elefs eye towards the door, "then caft it down— -(hoik his head, and went o'n with his work of affliction. I heard his chains upon fits' legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftrck upon the bundle— -He gave a deep figh —...
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The Speaker: Or, Miscellaneous Pieces, Selected from the Best English ...

William Enfield - 1785 - 460 pages
...the little light he had, he lifted np a hopelefs eye towards the door, then cafi it down — fhook his head, and went on with his work of affliction....his legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftick upon the boodle— -He gave a deep %h — I faw the iron enter into his foul— I burft into...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1789 - 416 pages
...the little light he had, he lifted up a hopelefs eve towards the door — then caft it down — fhook his head — and went on with his work of affliction....his legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftick upon the bundle. He gave a deep ligh. — I faw the iron enter into his foul. — I burft into...
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The Beauties of Sterne

Laurence Sterne - 1790 - 390 pages
...eye towards the door, then caft it down — fhook his head, and went on with his work: of affliftion. I heard his chains upon his legs, as he turned his body to lay his little ftick upon the bundle • —He —He gave a deep figh — I faw the iron enter into his foul — I...
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