Examples from the Web for glinka
"I did so want to become tall and brilliant," Colonel Glinka said regretfully, and he started to press the handle of the cane.
The first act was well received, wrote Glinka, the trio being loudly and heartily applauded.The Russian Opera|Rosa Newmarch
"I beg your pardon," Colonel Glinka said, scrambling after her upon his hands and knees, groping for her with outstretched arms.
"You will not," Colonel Glinka said, smiting him upon the thigh once again with the heavy cane.
Even Glinka's popularity had waned, and Dargomijsky and Balakirev were hardly more than names.Theodor Leschetizky|Annette Hullah