going on

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There must have been something, I fancy, in my mind that got itself between me and what was going on upon the stage.
replied he; "I am, like yourself, utterly bewildered at all that is going on, and cannot in the least make out what it is about.
One great convenience of the new method of going on pilgrimage I must not forget to mention.