Morison always shone to advantage in these narratives Meriem saw in that fact but a most natural consequence to his presence
upon the scene of his story--wherever Morison might be he must be a hero; so thought the girl.
Perhaps it was the first day since the beginning of my passion for her, in which that passion was completely neutralized by the presence
of an absorbing feeling of another kind.
in the land of Kaol is partly due to accident, my flier being wrecked upon the southern fringe of your great forest.
They fell for him into categories, they fairly became familiar, the signs, for his own perception, of the alarm his presence
and his vigilance created; though leaving him always to remark, portentously, on his probably having formed a relation, his probably enjoying a consciousness, unique in the experience of man.
The feeling of loneliness and isolation that had come to the young man in the crowded streets of his town was both broken and intensified by the presence
But he seemed unmindful of the near presence
of the great cat.
As he rang her bell, he seemed to himself to be announcing the presence
of something wonderful that was separate from himself, and gave him power and authority over all other people.
stay, though it be to curse and to revile me thy presence
is yet some protection.
Valentine could not reply; the voice which indicated the real presence
of a being in the room, alarmed her so much that she feared to utter a syllable; still the expression of her eyes seemed to inquire, "If your intentions are pure, why are you here?
And thus too, it happened, perhaps, that before the last echoes of the last chime had utterly sunk into silence, there were many individuals in the crowd who had found leisure to become aware of the presence
of a masked figure which had arrested the attention of no single individual before.
Now, when he finds the convenience of her presence
, he will make all manner of lying speeches and false, fair promises for the future, and she will believe him, and then her condition will be ten times worse and ten times more irremediable than before.
He's the 'child's presence
,' you know; and he'll be so glad to be it.