The smile on his lips charmed, but the dark eyes mocked her.
Carlyle was charmed with Emerson, and their letters published by Professor Norton show that his regard never cooled.
But the Frenchman Budaeus wrote an execrable Latin style, unreadable then as now, while the Teuton Erasmus charmed the reading world with a style which, though far from good Latin, is the most delightful which the Renaissance has left us.
"Charmed to make your acquaintance, General!" he added, with a gesture of kingly condescension.
He then threw himself overboard; but instead of perishing, he was miraculously borne up in safety by a dolphin, supposed to have been charmed by the music. Thus he was conveyed to Taenarum, whence he proceeded to Corinth, arriving before the ship from Tarentum.