To any one who merely contemplates a map of the country this difficulty of getting from Godin to Malade River will appear inexplicable, as the intervening mountains terminate in the great Snake River plain, so that, apparently, it would be perfectly
easy to proceed round their bases.
Toby was now in ecstasies, especially as the young savages continued to reiterate their answer with great energy, as though desirous of impressing us with the idea that being among the Happars, we ought to consider ourselves perfectly
I accepted the invitation with a worldly grin and a perfectly
just intonation, because I really didn't care what I did.
Mary had no feelings to make her respect her sister's in a common way, but she was perfectly
unsuspicious of being inflicting any peculiar wound.
I had perfectly
considered the possibility that she would destroy her papers on the day she should feel her end really approach.
We had been friends, quite good friends; but never could I get beyond the same comradeship which I might have established with one of my fellow-reporters upon the Gazette,--perfectly
kindly, and perfectly
Then we are on very unequal terms, for I understand you perfectly
Well, you will be coming," he was going to say, "to dine," but changed his mind and said "to take tea with us," and quickly doubling up his tongue he blew a small round ring of tobacco smoke, perfectly
embodying his dream of happiness.
I shall be able to give him a testimonial with a perfectly
indifferent whether Lady Lydiard's steward spoke or not, turned on his saddle and looked admiringly at Isabel.
I like to watch faces, and I seldom see a grown-up one that looks perfectly
Thirdly and Lastly): That Characters which may not have appeared, and Events which may not have taken place, within the limits of our own individual experience, may nevertheless be perfectly
natural Characters and perfectly
probable Events, for all that.