"Spose I am an 'atomy," said the old woman, apparently rather pleased with the epithet than otherwise.
Make love, indeed—the atomy—the shrimp—the dried up stock-fish.
Make love indeed--the atomy--the shrimp--the dried-up stock-fish.
She was almost aghast to realise how very small, how very pale, how atomy he looked—to confront a howling world!
I sometimes think scorn of us as a nation that we so gladly and peaceably put our necks beneath the sceptre of such an atomy.
Out of the pearl seemed to issue a spell that stole upon her spirits gently as an atomy settles through the still air.