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Pierre had managed to start a conversation with the abbe about the balance of power, and the latter, evidently interested by the young man's simple-minded eagerness, was explaining his pet theory.
The Italian's face instantly changed and assumed an offensively affected, sugary expression, evidently habitual to him when conversing with women.
And in fact they had not gone twenty-five yards beyond the ditch before something in front of them, evidently trees, showed up black, and they heard a new and melancholy sound.
But ahead of them was a lane with houses on either side, so evidently the snow had been blown across the road and they had to drive through the drift.
The first scene discovered Mac in a despondent attitude and shabby dress, evidently much troubled in mind.
Singularly enough, the beast beheld this apparition and backed instantly, but the rider evidently saw nothing and whipped up unmercifully, also unsuccessfully, for the spirit stood directly in the path, and the amiable beast would not budge a foot.
Certainly," she replied, evidently enjoying my bewilderment.
He is evidently not there, otherwise he would have come out," said the reporter.
Not a sign of a bullet anywhere--the wound, evidently made by a sharp blade, had penetrated the heart.
Let them rise," said a voice behind us; a thin, wavering voice, yet one that had evidently been accustomed to command for many years.
Even Rogojin entered rather cautiously at the head of his troop; but he was evidently preoccupied.
The weapon which caused me to decide against an attempt at escape by flight was what was evidently a rifle of some description, and which I felt, for some reason, they were peculiarly efficient in handling.