"Lazy roses, wake up," said he, giving the branches a gentle shake; but only the dew fell off in bright drops, and the flowers were still shut up.
From now on she'd use the step-stool instead of doing it the lazy way.
They have no means to control me, which makes them less lazy than they have been for a millennium.
He saw the disappointment in her face, and wondered if she had hoped, as he had, that they would spend a lazy day learning all about each other's bodies.
He was hard alike on the lazy, the depraved, and the weak, and tried to get them expelled from the commune.
Dorvad the lazy mate?
This " eased the lazy from the pains of search, stopped the inquiry of the doubtful, concerning all that was once styled innate.
The population is about 205,000, but the country, even with the lazy methods of the present day, furnishes a very large amount of grain and food-supplies in excess of local requirements, and it could, of course, be made to furnish very much more.
The thought was that the overseer, being local, would be able to separate the lazy from the truly needy.
Its edges were gilded with gold marking a lazy geometric design across the marble.
Her demon stirred in lazy agitation, as if still under the spell of Jame.
Far from being ambitious or scheming, he was lazy and selfindulgent, fond of eating and drinking, and owed his elevation to the throne to Caecina and Valens, commanders of two legions on the Rhine.
In general, the people are lively, good-humoured and ready-witted, fond of pleasure, lazy and extremely superstitious.
" A lazy Prince," writes Pepys, " no Council, no money, no reputation at home or abroad.
Another king in his place might have merited such titles, but Edward was too careless, too unsystematic, too lazy, and too fond of selfindulgence to make a real tyrant.
Thus the " lazy yawning drone," as Shakespeare puts it, has a short shrift when his usefulness to the community is ended.
Dissolute and lazy monks.
In this way the lad learns the principle of holding a puller, getting pace out of a lazy one, and leaving well alone with a nice free but temperate mover; he learns to do everything in a horsemanlike manner, and when he has raised himself to the pitch of a "fashionable" jockey, he will frequently be called upon to ride several horses a day at race meetings.
The native farmers are lazy and slow to appreciate the advantages of the methods recommended by the Americans.
Jade had trained under Kris, the greatest of the Immortal warriors, and knew Sasha to be a lazy fighter.
Belfair crept away from the castle of the lovely Queen Sinthee and her lazy mate Dorvad, past the kindly Fird of Kornor, mingling on the street with the commoners.
Mrs. Keller wanted to get a nurse for her, but I concluded I'd rather be her nurse than look after a stupid, lazy negress.