Milady replied that she was too weak at present, and that her only desire was to be left alone
Adrienne was now left alone
again with the body of her deceased grandmother.
So I am to be left alone
in my old age," he murmured.
The two crones, to all appearance, too busily occupied in the preparations for their dreadful duties to make any reply, were left alone
, hovering about the body.
He seemed anxious to reach home and be left alone as quickly as possible; but this was not to be.
At last, about half-past ten, the prince was left alone.
I took it upon myself to promise him that, as long as he didn't go in for anything obviously outrageous, he would be left alone by the police.
As soon as he was left alone he looked for his hat impulsively, and put it on his head.
I could not but wonder what this ferocious-looking monstrosity might do when left alone
in such close proximity to such a relatively tender morsel of meat; but my fears were groundless, as the beast, after surveying me intently for a moment, crossed the room to the only exit which led to the street, and lay down full length across the threshold.
Sometimes the others would get up and go away and the couple, left alone
, still remained silent.
Thus left alone
, Cornelius threw himself on his bed, but he slept not, he kept his eye fixed on the narrow window, barred with iron, which looked on the Buytenhof; and in this way saw from behind the trees that first pale beam of light which morning sheds on the earth as a white mantle.
It was in vain that the poor maiden said that it was only a silly boast of her father, for that she could do no such thing as spin straw into gold: the chamber door was locked, and she was left alone