Why, so they are, Uncle Venner," remarked Phoebe after a pause; for she had been trying to fathom the profundity and appositeness
of this concluding apothegm.
I could not at the moment recall Enoch's appositeness
, so I had to ask a simple question, though I felt that by so doing I was lowering myself in the eyes of the lunatic.
But the chief peculiarity of his speech was its directness and appositeness