He will not work joyously unless he feels that liberty is his, whether he is busy or at rest; he must feel the flush of victory and the heart-sinking of disappointment before he takes with a will the tasks distasteful to him and resolves to dance his way bravely through a dull routine of textbooks.
The festival of Mithras is the chief festival of the empire, at which the king drinks and is drunken, and dances the national dance (Ctes.
The open-air enjoyments of the wood, the field, the dance upon the village green, are sung with juvenile lightheartedness.
The dance forgotten, they stood transfixed, lost in emotion.
In the intervals of the dance the count, breathing deeply, waved and shouted to the musicians to play faster.
No telling how long we'd have continued this crazy sidestepping dance - even if you had shown up this weekend.
The name was then given to the famous revolutionary song, composed in 1792, the tune of which, and the wild dance which accompanied it, may have also been brought into France by the Piedmontese.
In art the Corybantes appear, usually not more than two or three in number, fully armed and executing their orgiastic dance in the presence of the Great Mother, her lions and Attis.
Caveats were mentioned by the dance purists.
They fought with the grey swords, combining the sword dance with hand-to-hand combat moves for a ferocious battle that surprised her.