No; I have found when she is absent
this long, she is liable not to come back till late.
Lorry feigned to go out when he could extract no answer from him, and, after remaining absent
for an hour, returned.
Charles Weston is yet here, and Katherine Emmerson too; so that but for the thoughts of my absent
Anna, and perhaps a little uneasiness on the subject of Antonio, I might be perfectly happy.
Edmund was absent
at this time, or the evil would have been earlier remedied.
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.
I suppose," he added reflectively, "that there was never anybody so absent
as Mr Glass.
--that was what he was: so absent
from everything most densely real and near to those about him that it sometimes startled him to find they still imagined he was there.
I am amazingly absent
; I believe I am the most absent
creature in the world.
I know what to do," he said, in a hurried absent