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.
He charmed men by his sweet singing of Psalms, and children were always fascinated by him.
It is said that his reputation for sanctity attracted the attention of Timur, who sought him out in his abode, and was so charmed by the visit that he released, at the holy mans request, a number of captives of Turkish origin, or Georgians, taken in the wars with Bayezid.