All these dead-and-alive faces have an irresistible ascendency over me, and I myself become also as one dead.
But there were never any balls or parties in this dead-and-alive township!
Who do you suppose will care to come to a dead-and-alive hole like this?
All these effects are nowhere in a dead-and-alive dictation.
Denny interrupted over his shoulder in his dead-and-alive voice.
It is a damp, cold, dead-and-alive place, with but three monuments worthy of our attention.
Yes, it was a dead-and-alive place was New Zion when we moved in here, wasn't it, missus?
The monstrousness of that dead-and-alive mechanism overwhelmed his thoughts again.
You saw what kind of a dead-and-alive meeting we had, only a few there, and nobody taking much interest.
To walk about always in that dead-and-alive sort of way, muttering to himself like an old Kaffer witchdoctor!