Oak raised his head, and wondering what he could do, listlessly surveyed the scene.
Liddy was asking questions about the city of Bath, and her companion was answering them listlessly and unconcernedly.
They stood by the gate awhile, Gabriel listlessly staring at the ground.
She was sitting listlessly in the second seat of the gig, whilst walking beside her in a farmer’s marketing suit of unusually fashionable cut was an erect, well-made young man.
When Liddy came into the room a second time the beautiful eyes which met hers had worn a listless, weary look.
The fungi grew in all manner of positions from rotting leaves and tree stumps, some exhibiting to her listless gaze their clammy tops, others their oozing gills.
Boldwood was listlessly noting how the frost had hardened and glazed the surface of the snow, till it shone in the red eastern light with the polish of marble; how, in some portions of the slope, withered grass-bents, encased in icicles, bristled through the smooth wan coverlet in the twisted and curved shapes of old Venetian glass; and how the footprints of a few birds, which had hopped over the snow whilst it lay in the state of a soft fleece, were now frozen to a short permanency.