But Telephassa reasoned
with him, and kissed him, and at length made him discern that it was better for her spirit to pass away out of the toil, the weariness, and grief, and disappointment which had burdened her on earth, ever since the child was lost.
But to her he was a stranger; and Charlotte, who never thought or reasoned
on the subject, would have been astonished had one seriously spoken of her loving him.
Each of these individuals got a paper at a certain hour, which he read with as much manner as he could command, and with singular perseverance as related to the difficulties to be overcome, to a clientele of bleachers, who reasoned
as he reasoned
, swore by his oaths, and finally arrived at all his conclusions.
, for example, thus: When I drew the scarabæus, there was no skull apparent upon the parchment.
It may, perhaps, be unnecessary to tell the reader that Louisa Grant never reasoned
so much after the fashions of the world.
I within myself, and doubtless such were the reflections of my fellow travellers.
At this doubt, which passed from the mind of Monk to his own, D'Artagnan reasoned
in this manner: "One of two things is going to happen; either Monk has spoken correctly, and there are no longer any but Lambertists in the country -- that is to say, enemies, who would receive me wonderfully well, since it is to me they owe their victory; or nothing is changed, and Monk, transported with joy at finding his camp still in the same place, will not prove too severe in his settlement with me.