'As I say, the question of your future was brought up and your record was discussed--thoroughly discussed.'
She put aside her work, as she was used to do when we were seriously discussing anything; and gave me her whole attention.
To hear an artist of her power, a girl of her beauty, discussing calmly whether she should sacrifice her virtue to love; whether marriage in the customary form was good for her art; whether she should take him now when they were young or bow to the conventions and let youth pass, was enough to shock his still trammelled soul.
How will the struggle for existence, discussed too briefly in the last chapter, act in regard to variation?
They found Margaret with a letter open before her, eagerly discussing its contents with her father.
I should have been chary of discussing my guardian too freely even with her; but I should have gone on with the subject so far as to describe the dinner in Gerrard Street, if we had not then come into a sudden glare of gas.
In reference to miracles, Lahiri Mahasaya often said, "The operation of subtle laws which are unknown to people in general should not be publicly discussed or published without due discrimination."
The careless person is the one who discusses personalities aloud in elevators, on the train, and in all manner of public places.
Turner's condition was known and frankly discussed.
She had been sitting in a bar listening to two youths boldly discussing the women in the place.
"That is all easier discussed than accomplished, princess," Denth said.
Here these two talked for ten minutes, discussing, no doubt, the symptoms of the old invalid above stairs; at the end of which period the parlour bell was rung briskly, and answered on that instant by Mr. Bowls, Miss Crawley's large confidential butler (who, indeed, happened to be at the keyhole during the most part of the interview); and the Captain coming out, curling his mustachios, mounted the black charger pawing among the straw, to the admiration of the little blackguard boys collected in the street.
However unwillingly a person who has a strong opinion may admit the possibility that his opinion may be false, he ought to be moved by the consideration that however true it may be, if it is not fully, frequently, and fearlessly discussed, it will be held as a dead dogma, not a living truth.
We wanted to discuss how best to help you, I had to handle the lawyer very carefully, he had to handle the office director carefully, and you had most reason of all to at least give me some support.
The subject of reading aloud was farther discussed.
Molecules and Atoms are the material employed, but I'll be in a position to discuss them more definitely next month.
Well we can certainly discuss this plan of yours,”said the lawyer after a pause. “
Six Commissioners--representing England, France, Russia, Germany, Austria, and Italy--duly discussed the application.
“I will go with Pencroff,’ answered the reporter, “and the two of us, well armed, and Top with us—”“My dear Spilett, and you, Pencroff, let us discuss the matter coolly.
At thispoint Ippolit Kirillovitch broke off to discuss exhaustively thesuspected connection of Smerdyakov with the murder.