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Quickly and cleverly she dissembled the astonishment she felt at seeing La Folle.
He paused and turned his head quickly toward a thicket, and then bent his eyes suspiciously on their guide, who continued his steady pace, in undisturbed gravity.
The father was much astonished when he saw a stranger riding his horse, but the Hazel-nut child climbed down quickly and told him all that had happened, and his father had the robber arrested at once and put into prison.
I saw that he wanted me to repeat my performance of yesterday for the edification of Lorquas Ptomel, and, as I must confess that my prowess gave me no little satisfaction, I responded quickly, leaping entirely over the parked chariots on the far side of the incubator.
Shortly after the entire camp set forth in search of her and when Meriem was positive that all were gone she descended from her hiding place and ran quickly across the clearing to Malbihn's tent.
Because, if one is on the spot, disorders are seen as they spring up, and one can quickly remedy them; but if one is not at hand, they are heard of only when they are great, and then one can no longer remedy them.
The two children therefore got up, dressed themselves quickly, and went away.
The men directly before me were quickly becoming panic-stricken.
She saw shrewdly that the world is quickly bored by the recital of misfortune, and willingly avoids the sight of distress.
Scarcely had the shaft left his bow ere Kulonga had fitted another to it, but Horta, the boar, was upon him so quickly that he had no time to discharge it.
said Pierre, and at the word "three," he went quickly forward, missing the trodden path and stepping into the deep snow.
Then quickly stooping he snatched the sandal from his right foot, slipping it into his pocket-pouch.