disappearance


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It did not take long for us to arrive at the scene of the prince's disappearance, or to discover the tomb I had sought so vainly before.
No words can paint the fury of her captor at her disappearance.
No wonder, then, that the social consciousness of past ages, despite all the multiplicity and variety it displays, moves within certain common forms, or general ideas, which cannot completely vanish except with the total disappearance of class antagonisms.
He could not, nor, could he, would he have been able to account for its disappearance, for he had been entirely unconscious of the falling of the little package from his pocket into the sea as he clambered over the ship's side into the waiting canoe that bore him to shore.
To-morrow, the 21st, would be the equinox; the sun would disappear behind the horizon for six months, and with its disappearance the long polar night would begin.
And the disappearance of his money; how am I to justify it if I am here?
he added, looking round and then turning to the others with a questioning air, puzzled by David's disappearance.
It is true that the suspicious circumstances which had attended the disappearance of Toby were enough of themselves to excite distrust with regard to the savages, in whose power I felt myself to be entirely placed, especially when it was combined with the knowledge that these very men, kind and respectful as they were to me, were, after all, nothing better than a set of cannibals.
As for myself, I cannot believe but that some strange event has been the cause of this disappearance.
Pennifeather was so intimately cognizant of all the circumstances connected with his wealthy uncle's disappearance, as to feel authorized to assert, distinctly and unequivocally, that his uncle was 'a murdered man.
Those are all the notices which appeared before the disappearance of the bride.
As for the mysterious disappearance of Quasimodo, this is all that we have been able to discover.