The one chance of relieving his mind from the dreadful uncertainty that oppressed it, by obtaining positive evidence
of the truth, was a chance annihilated by the Countess's death.
All of which the gutter-cat did, despite the positive evidence
of her senses that this human noise had proceeded from the white bird itself on the window-sill.
Could it have concealed anything like a fact, a piece of positive evidence
? His yesterday's visitor?
4; Phaedo 97); and a deep thinker like him in his thirty or forty years of public teaching, could hardly have falled to touch on the nature of family relations, for which there is also some positive evidence
in the Memorabilia (Mem.
And one bad symptom is that she denies everything--denies that she has had a child in the face of the most positive evidence
. I saw her myself, and she was obstinately silent to me; she shrank up like a frightened animal when she saw me.
They had, I think, one positive evidence
against each of them, but the law strictly obliging them to have two witnesses, they could make nothing of it.
My first necessity was to secure positive evidence
in writing of the discovery that I had just made, and in the event of any personal misadventure happening to me, to place that evidence beyond Sir Percival's reach.
Not when that girl is as tranquil-hearted as Lucy, thoroughly possessed with a belief that she knows the state of her companions' affections, and not prone to the feelings which shake such a belief in the absence of positive evidence
Holmes, which gave us one of the few bits of positive evidence
that came out at the inquest.
Burns had had no personal knowledge of that affair, but positive evidence
of it existed in the shape of a photograph taken in Haiphong.
During this inquiry the committee also heard positive evidence
about how technology is being used to allow remote monitoring and diagnosis, and how services are being moved into the community.
There is more positive evidence
that supports what meditators have always known, meditation is good for you!