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But at that instant she beheld old Roger Chillingworth himself, standing in the remotest comer of the market-place and smiling on her; a smile which -- across the wide and bustling square, and through all the talk and laughter, and various thoughts, moods, and interests of the crowd -- conveyed secret and fearful meaning.
will you tell her that I'll come, if she'll promise not to talk.
He had a sweet, low manner of speaking, and pronounced his words as you do: that's less gruff than we talk here, and softer.
They were obsequious and servile and did not presume to talk to their masters as if they were their equals.
If Mary Lennox had been a child who was ready to be amused she would perhaps have laughed at Martha's readiness to talk, but Mary only listened to her coldly and wondered at her freedom of manner.
If I wasn't too old for such things, I'd rather like to play it over again," said Amy, who began to talk of renouncing childish things at the mature age of twelve.
Dolph was particularly huffy about it, and I had to talk to him like a father, to bring him round.
After pushing the music aside, he rose up, and said, gayly, "Well, now, cousin, you've given us a good talk and done your duty; on the whole, I think the better of you for it.
I mean, if you talk, won't people notice that your voice is just like Jubiter's; and mightn't it make them think of the twin they reckoned was dead, but maybe after all was hid all this time under another name?
With this inspiriting notion, her questions increased in number and meaning; and she particularly led Harriet to talk more of Mr.
Fairfax seemed to think it necessary that some one should be amiable, and she began to talk.
Fairfax had dropped her knitting, and, with raised eyebrows, seemed wondering what sort of talk this was.