’Come here, sir!’ said Mr. Creakle, beckoning to me.
The counting-house clock was at half past twelve, and there was general preparation for going to dinner, when Mr. Quinion tapped at the counting-house window, and beckoned to me to go in.
I’ll tell you what,’ he added, in a lower tone, ’I shouldn’t wish it to be mentioned, but it’s a —’ here he beckoned to me, and put his lips close to my ear — ’it’s a mad world.
I think so, because she beckoned to me to climb up, with quite a new and motherly expression in her face, and put her arm round my neck, and gave me just such a kiss as she might have given to her own boy.
The door opened then, and Peggotty appeared, beckoning to Ham to come in.
’David Copperfield,’ said Miss Murdstone, beckoning me aside into a window.
He and Tiffey were closeted together for some few moments, and then Tiffey looked out at the door and beckoned me in.
It was bending eagerly towards me, and beckoning.
Entering at the open door of one of these, and releasing my arm, she beckoned me to follow her up the common staircase, which was like a tributary channel to the street.