1 Her face was very friendly and her sharp voice unusually gentle as she said.
2 No notice was taken of Amy's flight, except by her mates, but the sharp-eyed demoiselles discovered that Mr. Davis was quite benignant in the afternoon, also unusually nervous.
3 To complete her confusion, she saw Belle nudge Annie, and both glance from her to Laurie, who, she was happy to see, looked unusually boyish and shy.
4 So it was an unusually lively meeting, and did not adjourn till a late hour, when it broke up with three shrill cheers for the new member.
5 At teatime they compared notes, and all agreed that it had been a delightful, though unusually long day.
6 The days kept getting longer and longer, the weather was unusually variable and so were tempers; an unsettled feeling possessed everyone, and Satan found plenty of mischief for the idle hands to do.
7 As Christmas approached, the usual mysteries began to haunt the house, and Jo frequently convulsed the family by proposing utterly impossible or magnificently absurd ceremonies, in honor of this unusually merry Christmas.
8 Several days of unusually mild weather fitly ushered in a splendid Christmas Day.
9 Hannah 'felt in her bones' that it was going to be an unusually fine day, and she proved herself a true prophetess, for everybody and everything seemed bound to produce a grand success.'
10 He laughed and looked across at the tall girl who sat opposite, with an unusually mild expression in her face.
11 "I'll do my best to gratify you, Sir," was Laurie's unusually dutiful reply, as he carefully unpinned the posy Jo had put in his buttonhole.
12 The kind, brown eyes looked as if they could be stern, and though he was unusually merry, she fancied he had found her out, but didn't mean to let her know it.
13 Yet as she scribbled, she kept her eye on her sister, who seemed unusually quiet.
14 In spite of this affliction, she looked unusually gay and graceful as she glided away.
15 Her anger had a good effect, however, for she hid it under a smiling face, and seemed unusually blithe and brilliant.