It happened sometimes when Edna went to see Mademoiselle Reisz that the little musician was absent
, giving a lesson or making some small necessary household purchase.
I had now been absent
from it almost, if not quite, five years.
I went in for three minutes, and was detained by Miss Bates's being absent
Dashwood's visit to Lady Middleton took place the next day, and two of her daughters went with her; but Marianne excused herself from being of the party, under some trifling pretext of employment; and her mother, who concluded that a promise had been made by Willoughby the night before of calling on her while they were absent
, was perfectly satisfied with her remaining at home.
Lorry; and through his absent
manner of clasping his head and drearily wandering away into his own room when they got up-stairs, Mr.
But if thou think, trial unsought may finde Us both securer then thus warnd thou seemst, Go; for thy stay, not free, absents
thee more; Go in thy native innocence, relie On what thou hast of vertue, summon all, For God towards thee hath done his part, do thine.
A certain man is absent
from home for many years; he is jealously watched by Poseidon, and left desolate.
Only Thedora is acting as my servant, together with Bwikov's valet, who oversees everything, but has been absent
for the past three days.
On such an evening Antonio could do nothing but converse of my absent
friend; he dwelt on the indescribable grace of your person, the lustre of your eye, and the vermilion of your lips, until exhausted language could furnish no more epithets of rapture: then the transition to your mind was natural and easy; and it was while listening to his honied accents that I thought my Julia herself was talking.
Grant's wasteful doings to overlook, left her very little occasion to be occupied in fears for the absent
This time the Frenchman was absent
from the meal, and the General seemed to be in a more expansive vein.
Vatel laughed like an absent
man, and amused himself like a child.