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He then buttons his linen very moodily, twice or thrice stopping to examine his arms and hands, as if to see what punishment he has received in the Fight.
Such is the charge; and now let us examine the particular counts.
And if the person with whom I am arguing, says: Yes, but I do care; then I do not leave him or let him go at once; but I proceed to interrogate and examine and cross-examine him, and if I think that he has no virtue in him, but only says that he has, I reproach him with undervaluing the greater, and overvaluing the less.
If you will allow me, we will examine the stern of the Nautilus.
Finding that it harmed him not, Kerchak began to examine it closely.
said Bagration in reply to the officer's report, and began deliberately to examine the whole battlefield extended before him.
Was there anything more to examine on that side of the room?
Did you--while you happened to be alone for a few seconds--unlock the poison cupboard, and examine some of the bottles?
To examine the causes of life, we must first have recourse to death.
Betteredge," answered the Sergeant, "if I can tell them I am going to examine the wardrobes of EVERYBODY-- from her ladyship downwards--who slept in the house on Wednesday night.
the other continued, glancing his eyes aside, as if to examine the equipments of his new acquaintance; "your fixen seem none of the best, for such a calling.
They can examine for themselves whether there has been anything in the public career of that country since, at home or abroad, which suggests that those influences and tendencies really did exist.