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Her voice became steadier. "In the late afternoon I went for a drive alone," she said.
Marble could not be colder, calmer, or steadier than the countenance he put upon this sudden and vindictive attack.
"Tomorrow our heads will feel a little steadier; and to-morrow will be time enough to decide all uncertainties." This suggestion was readily adopted; and all further proceedings stood adjourned until the next day.
Wind abating, seas still terrific, but feel them less, as ship is steadier.