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Walking into the house he hung his cap on a nail by the kitchen door and stood looking steadily at her.
Ay, Pip," replied Miss Havisham, steadily nodding her head; "you did.
Crawling on all fours, I made steadily but slowly towards them, till at last, raising my head to an aperture among the leaves, I could see clear down into a little green dell beside the marsh, and closely set about with trees, where Long John Silver and another of the crew stood face to face in conversation.
There are a few who will not admit that the affairs of trade and navigation should be regulated by a system cautiously formed and steadily pursued; and that both our treaties and our laws should correspond with and be made to promote it.
You are the master," I replied, looking steadily at him.
Cut loose, then, in high spirits, and rose gently but steadily, with a light breeze at North, which bore us in the direction of the British Channel.
It was as if he had walked straight off a cliff and still marched steadily in mid-air.
She looked at me very steadily and kindly through her tears.
The cab, by trotting steadily along the same road, soon withdrew them from the West End, and plunged them into London.
Slowly but steadily the heartless Mangaboos drove them on, until they had passed through the city and the gardens and come to the broad plains leading to the mountain.
For a long time I stood buried in deep thought, when it occurred to me to try out one of the compasses I had brought and ascertain if it remained steadily fixed upon an unvarying pole.
We ran steadily along upon the surface, making good time.