The theory of danger from thieves was banished from thought and speech; though so far conceded
in formal act that some slight protection was employed.
But they still looked disapproval, and she so far conceded
All the dwellers in Starkfield, as in more notable communities, had had troubles enough of their own to make them comparatively indifferent to those of their neighbours; and though all conceded
that Ethan Frome's had been beyond the common measure, no one gave me an explanation of the look in his face which, as I persisted in thinking, neither poverty nor physical suffering could have put there.
You come here to make a remarkably modest demand, which you have just stated, and it not being conceded
, you will come again.
Vincy's answer consisted chiefly in a demand that Lydgate should insure his life--a demand immediately conceded
The little old woman thought for a moment and at last conceded
that it seemed quite a fair way to arrange the matter.
It seems generally conceded
that that race which first reaches a point of evolution which permits them to produce young of their own species and of both sexes must dominate all other creatures.
Since old Waziri's death Tarzan had been directing the warriors in battle, and the temporary command had been tacitly conceded
You may name the little hired boy who lived with the LESTERS," conceded
Under somewhat similar circumstances, privileged people have been received as passengers, or rather as guests, in her majesty's ships--and what has been conceded
on former occasions may, by bare possibility, be conceded
He was, after all, but one of a large number of heroes who, throughout the world, devoted their lives to the Revolution; though it must be conceded
that he did unusual work, especially in his elaboration and interpretation of working-class philosophy.
I have conceded
something on my side, in allowing you to write.
Perhaps I have conceded
too much," he then instantly added, fancying that he still saw the glimmerings of an argument through another chink in the discourse.
A homely proverb recognises the existence of a troublesome class of persons who, having an inch conceded
them, will take an ell.
Mrs General conceded
that high privilege, and here she was.