With those words uttered impetuously, Will rose, put out his hand to Rosamond, still with the air of a somnambulist
, and went away.
Like a somnambulist
aroused from her sleep Natasha went out of the room and, returning to her hut, fell sobbing on her bed.
In short, the night's work had so exhausted and worn out this actor in it, that he had become a mere somnambulist
. He was too tired to rest in his sleep, until he was even tired out of being too tired, and dropped into oblivion.
It was a ramshackle affair, dragged along by a knock-kneed, broken-winded somnambulist
, which his owner, in a moment of enthusiasm, during conversation, referred to as a horse.
At night, asleep, he lived with the gods in colossal nightmare; and awake, in the day, he went around like a somnambulist
, with absent stare, gazing upon the world he had just discovered.
So he left her to remain in the shop in a waking trance, and went away himself down the street like a somnambulist
. Genevieve dreamed through the afternoon and knew that she was in love.
Finding the drawing-room dark, he went upstairs, and spent some time between the bedroom and the dressing-room, changing his clothes, going to and fro with the air of a thoughtful somnambulist
. But he shook it off before going out again to join his wife at the house of the great lady patroness of Michaelis.
'My gentle somnambulist
,' said Mr Mifflin, aggrieved, 'I was doing nothing with this tiller.
When they found him wandering along the hallways at night, or climbing over giddy roofs, or running in the hills, they decided he was a somnambulist
. In reality he was wide-eyed awake and merely under the nightroaming compulsion of his early self.
"You haven't even asked me where I am taking you." He started like a somnambulist
awakened suddenly, and there was now some meaning in his stare; a sort of alarmed speculation.
The slim one got up and walked straight at me--still knitting with down- cast eyes--and only just as I began to think of getting out of her way, as you would for a somnambulist
, stood still, and looked up.
He carried his head well up, but he had the expression of a somnambulist
struggling with the very dream which drives him forth to wander in dangerous places.