The trenchant manner, the statuesque drapery, the chain-lightning effects, were much as they were afterwards seen in this country.
A storm-burst of laughter, mingled with shouts of "By jiminy, but he's chain-lightning!"
I never 20 saw such a girl as you are for chain-lightning projects!
"I wish I had control of chain-lightning for a few minutes," says O., the droll fellow of our company.
Anyhow, I found myself riding away straight south as if I were on a streak of chain-lightning.
He was slow of speech, chain-lightning in action, respected generally, feared a lot.
We have mid-day dinner, which Olie bolts in silence and with the rapidity of chain-lightning.
Inferior whiskey (1843+)