The men are placed upon the board as in chess upon the first two rows next the players
Instantly the count and the two other players
were upon their feet.
Blanche's voice naturally picked him out as the first player
on her side.
The game was a long one, and I did give him some trouble: but he was a better player
Thus the man, as well as the player
, may condemn what he himself acts; nay, it is common to see vice sit as awkwardly on some men, as the character of Iago would on the honest face of Mr William Mills.
Well, he is a plucky youngster, and will make a player
," says Brooke.
all played at once without waiting for turns, quarrelling all the while, and fighting for the hedgehogs; and in a very short time the Queen was in a furious passion, and went stamping about, and shouting `Off with his head
He accepted poor players
and knew how to make the best of them.
At present she is not playing; but that is only because, according to the signs, she is lending money to other players
An hour and a half later most of the players
were but little interested in their own play.
Mixed up with many striking, thoroughly dramatic physiognomies, it must be confessed that some of these portraits scarcely help at all to explain the power of the players
to whom they belonged.
glanced at one another, and Kearns announced, "The roof's off.