As soon as she had turned out of
the main street, brightly lit and noisy with traffic, he caught her up.
So strange and uncharacteristic was Tom's conduct that people noticed it, and turned to look after him when he passed on; and when he glanced back--as he could not help doing, in spite of his best resistance--and caught that puzzled expression in a person's face, it gave him a sick feeling, and he took himself out of
view as quickly as he could.
The count and Simon galloped out of
the wood and saw on their left a wolf which, softly swaying from side to side, was coming at a quiet lope farther to the left to the very place where they were standing.
"Chuck that cheese slicer out of
the window," he said, "and tell 'em inside that Mr.
And as I looked I suddenly became aware that a face was watching me out of
one of the upper windows.
Poyser in a hard voice, rolling and unrolling her knitting and looking icily out of
the window, as she continued to stand opposite the squire.