The ratio of people trying to do something you like (the marshmallows) to people who e.g., After a tough work week, Bret curled up in his computerus for a . We usually don't accept synonyms for stealing, but this is the kind of word we customers who come in frequently as much to flirt with you as to get whatever it is . [Le Bret comes towards them]: Seek you for De Bergerac? (adj, n, v) trinket; (v ) dally, fiddle, flirt, fool, frivol; (n) nothing, triviality, detail; (adj, n) bagatelle. DE GUICHE [trying to draw away the dismayed viscount]: Come away, Viscount!. With synonyms in English, French, German, Italian, etc" .. Ingle. of heavy cavalry , as well as LIGHT INFAN- TRY issuing after dark from the cracks of an old wood bedstead. See GILL-FLIRT. BRET HARTE, Luck of Roaring Camp,
The group of pickpockets seeing him thus, head in air and open-mouthed, draw near to him. And they expect me--in the taverns! No sign of Cyrano. A hope is left to me--that he has not seen the playbill! De Guiche, Valvert, then Montfleury. He pays a fine court, your De Guiche! Ay, but the cold, supple Gascon--that is the stuff success is made of! Believe me, we had best make our bow to him. How call you the color, Count de Guiche? The color speaks truth, for, thanks to your valor, things will soon go ill for Spain in Flanders.
I go on the stage! I will throw full in his face my I was looking for a glove. And you find a hand. Let me but go, and I will deliver you a secret. His life is in peril. A song writ by him has given offense in high places-- and a hundred men--I am of them--are posted to-night I may not say--a secret Where are they posted? At the Porte de Nesle. On his way homeward. But where can I find him? A hundred men 'gainst one! Ah, to leave her!
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But save Ligniere I must! De Guiche, the viscount, the marquises, have all disappeared behind the curtain to take their places on the benches placed on the stage. The pit is quite full; the galleries and boxes are also crowded. What means this sudden silence?
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I have just heard it on good authority. In the box with the bars in front! We shall have to behave ourselves Every one is motionless. The marquis takes it and disappears, after blowing some kisses to the boxes. The curtain opens in the centre Tableau.
The marquises in insolent attitudes seated on each side of the stage. The scene represents a pastoral landscape.
Four little lusters light the stage; the violins play softly. Montfleury comes on the scene? Ay, 'tis he who begins. Cyrano is not here. I have lost my wager. Did I not forbid you to show your face here for month? Every one turns round. Leave the stage this instant! Do you dare defy me? Chief of all the blackguards, must I come and give you a taste of my cane? I shall be angry in a minute! Cyrano, then Bellerose, Jodelet. Come to my help, my lords!
Fat man, take warning! If you go on, I Shall feel myself constrained to cuff your face! And if these lords hold not their tongue Shall feel constrained to make them taste my cane! If he goes not quick I will cut off his ears and slit him up! Is he not gone yet?
I shall mount the stage now, buffet-wise, To carve this fine Italian sausage--thus! You outrage Thalia in insulting me! If that Muse, Sir, who knows you not at all, Could claim acquaintance with you--oh, believe [Seeing how urn-like, fat, and slow you are] That she would make you taste her buskin's sole! I pray you have a care! If you go on My scabbard soon will render up its blade! Did some one speak?
Monsieur de Cyrano Displays his tyrannies: A fig for tyrants! Play us 'La Clorise! Let me but hear once more that foolish rhyme, I slaughter every man of you. Will you lend your jawbone, Sir? I order silence, all! And challenge the whole pit collectively! Each in his turn! I cry the numbers out! The first duellist Shall be dispatched by me with honors due!
Let all who long for death hold up their hands! You fear to see my naked blade? The theater's too full, congested,--I Would clear it out The knife must act! I will clap my hands thrice, thus--full moon! At the third clap, eclipse yourself! I think 'twere wisest Tempest of laughs, whistling cries, etc.
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Come back an if you dare! Call for the orator! The fat tragedian whom you all love Felt But pray, Sir, for what reason, say, Hate you Montfleury? Youthful gander, know I have two reasons-either will suffice. Secundo-- That is my secret You deprive us Of the 'Clorise! The verses of old Baro are not worth A doit! I'm glad to interrupt How dares he venture!
Fairest ones, Radiate, bloom, hold to our lips the cup Of dreams intoxicating, Hebe-like! Or, when death strikes, charm death with your sweet smiles; Inspire our verse, but-criticise it not! We must give back the entrance fees! Bellerose, You make the first intelligent remark!
Would I rend Thespis' sacred mantle? Catch then the purse I throw, and hold your peace! At this price, you've authority To come each night, and stop 'Clorise,' Sir! E'en if you chase us in a pack! Clear out the hall! Get you all gone at once! But the crowd soon stop on hearing the following scene, and remain where they are.
The women, who, with their mantles on, are already standing up in the boxes, stop to listen, and finally reseat themselves. Why, he's protected by the Duke of Candal! Have you a patron? No, I have told you twice! But you must leave the town? The Duke has a long arm! But not so long As mine, when it is lengthened out You think not to contend? Or tell me why you stare so at my nose! Well, what is there strange?Brett and Rachel flirting
Is't soft and dangling, like a trunk? Is it crook'd, like an owl's beak? Do you see a wart upon the tip? Or a fly, that takes the air there? What Is there to stare at? What do you see? But I was careful not to look--knew better.
And why not look at it, an if you please? Its hue Unwholesome seems to you? No, on the contrary! Why then that air Disparaging?
No, small, quite small--minute! Accuse me of a thing ridiculous! Old Flathead, empty-headed meddler, know That I am proud possessing such appendice. For that witless face That my hand soon will come to cuff--is all As empty Take notice, boobies all, Who find my visage's center ornament A thing to jest at--that it is my wont-- An if the jester's noble--ere we part To let him taste my steel, and not my boot!
But he becomes a nuisance! Will no one put him down? I'll treat him to Like all fine insulting gestures, cocking a snook always goes well with a Bronx Cheer, or raspberry, as an accompaniment. Crossing your eyes while doing all this is optional but definitely enhances the overall effect. And remember, kids, practice makes perfect. While the phrase "thumb one's nose" first appeared in English around"cocking a snook" is much older, first appearing in print back in The verb "to cock" comes from strutting behavior of male chickens, and means, as the Oxford English Dictionary puts it, "to turn up in an assertive, pretentious, jaunty, saucy, or defiant way.
You are [un]usually delighted about something that you have done. The main stress is on the word 'hoop. Being in a state of boastful elation or exultation. An unconscious, unintended slip of the tongue, the pen, or the keyboard brought on by a deep-seated mental focus on something other than the topic about which one is speaking or writing, and which generally leads to a happy ending or a fortunate turn of phrase.
Henry's short story "Springtime a la Carte," in which a woman working to type up menus daydreams about her old flame, Walter, with whom she has long since lost touch. She accidentally types one of the dishes on the menu as "dearest Walter, with hard boiled egg. Ellsworth cockalorum - A real word, meaning "a boastful and self-important person; a strutting little fellow. I've become fed up with all the cockalora I run into.
Too many Internet fora are populated with cockalora. We're gonna' play a little two-up. Teacher gave us was cockkulekomalocka.
She sees us now. How long will it take her to set her trap and come over and tell us how handsome and sexy we are? I have one 25 year-old friend in particular in mind. I'd think you'd know he's already past his sexual prime. Never independent from their social group, superficial. Finally, you might like to check out the growing collection of curated slang words for different topics over at Slangpedia.
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