lisle reflected rapidly as he followed up the crevasse, which showed no sign of narrowing.
This was one of the great curses of lisle Court; the other was yet more galling.
Having nothing to do that day, lisle strolled about the town.
The party were silent and sleepy till they arrived at lisle Court.
lisle was still asleep or unconscious, but the natural color in his face was reassuring.
The tide had ebbed, and he did not even think of her as other than Miss lisle.
lisle sat silent a few minutes, conscious of a strong satisfaction.
"Let's have 'Shall I, wasting in despair,'" lisle suggested.
Stopping when he was hidden from the camp among the rocks lisle turned savagely to his companion.
lisle seemed to reflect: "Old Fordham doesn't have one, I suppose."
1851, from French Lisle, earlier spelling of Lille, cith in northwest France where the thread was made; the name is apparently originally l'isle "the island," referring to its location.