It is a known fact that at any big cycle-race meetings bets are made with all the briskness and regularity possible.
For this last, 79 it is impossible to have too much agility and briskness.
Jaded as they were they trotted along with a briskness never seen before on that trip.
It was even difficult to carry on a conversation with any degree of briskness.
The intellect seems to become clouded, animation giving place to a sort of lethargy, briskness yielding to indolence.
A drink of spirits helped me; my blood presently flowed with briskness.
The briskness of that movement contrasted with the casual way in which he threw out a suggestion.
He is endowed with a briskness and an invention often alien to his blood.
For upwards of an hour it was continued with a briskness of which there have been but few instances, perhaps in any country.
Then he illustrated, in briskness and correct position, just how we should do it.