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It was then the bad season in Australia, the July of that zone corresponding to our January in Europe, but the sea was beautiful and easily scanned round a vast circumference.
There several times, as I scanned the slope, I saw white figures.
He listened for any sound that might be audible, and every time that he rose to the top of a wave he scanned the horizon, and strove to penetrate the darkness.
If the line would have scanned without the addition of the words "so that they might stay there in that place," they would have been omitted in the "Odyssey.
He was silent for an instant, and during that time he scanned the young man even more attentively than he had done at first.
They scanned the whiteness of our limbs, and seemed utterly unable to account for the contrast they presented to the swarthy hue of our faces embrowned from a six months' exposure to the scorching sun of the Line.
The German’s muscles were unmoved, but his quick sight scanned each movement.
Every person whom she met she scanned with an inquisitive eye, after first of all interrogating me about him or her at the top of her voice.
They kept a vigilant eye as they marched, upon every height where a scout might be posted, and scanned the solitary landscapes and the distant ravines, to observe any column of smoke; but nothing of the kind was to be seen; all was indescribably stern and lifeless.
The young lady raised her eyes from her palette, scanned him from head to foot, and alighted with admirable sagacity upon exactly the right answer.
As soon as he was dressed he narrowly scanned the lawn through the two or three inches of shutter-chink.
He drew the lantern nearer and eagerly scanned the fares; then the paper fell from his hand and he pushed aside his unfinished letter.