But it was manifest that all, except the Isosceles, were moved by his words and were either neutral
or averse to the Bill.
Nothing then was altered in the plan, and orders were given to get under weigh next night, and, wind and weather permitting, to make the neutral
island by the following day.
Mean men, in their rising, must adhere; but great men, that have strength in themselves, were better to maintain themselves indifferent, and neutral
There could not have been a greater contrast between brother and sister, for Stapleton was neutral
tinted, with light hair and gray eyes, while she was darker than any brunette whom I have seen in England--slim, elegant, and tall.
For Horne Fisher was remarkable for a curious impersonal information and interest touching all sorts of topics, so that one could sometimes fancy that his culture, like his colorless, fair mustache and pale, drooping features, had the neutral
nature of a chameleon.
Beebe, who wore the heated aspect of a neutral
, was bidden to collect the factions for the return home.
Whilst all the landscape was in neutral
shade his companion's face, which was the focus of his eyes, rising above the mist stratum, seemed to have a sort of phosphorescence upon it.
This strip between the ice barrier and the mountains is considered neutral
He answered me with his neutral
shrug, and, by my soul, he struck a match and lit a cigarette in that hour of life and death
So the theory is that the channel between Gibraltar and Africa was once dry land, and that the low, neutral
neck between Gibraltar and the Spanish hills behind it was once ocean, and of course that these African animals, being over at Gibraltar (after rock, perhaps--there is plenty there), got closed out when the great change occurred.
Perhaps you were right in that our best chance lies in maintaining a neutral
D'Artagnan made a sign indicating that he wished to remain neutral