The jeddak stood glaring at them, evidently concentrating
all the forces of his trained mind upon them.
The sky faded out, but the strip of yellow along the western horizon grew brighter and fiercer, as if all the stray gleams of light were concentrating
in one spot; the distant hills, rimmed with priest-like firs, stood out in dark distinctness against it.
Three hours later, possibly a little longer, sticking close to the cover, and with closed eyes, concentrating
my whole soul upon the task of breathing in enough air to keep me going and at the same time of avoiding breathing in enough water to drown me, it seemed to me that I heard voices.
As a rule, women are incapable of absolutely concentrating
their attention on any one occupation for any given time.
Smarting with the agony of the blow, and concentrating
into that one moment all his feelings of rage, scorn, and indignation, Nicholas sprang upon him, wrested the weapon from his hand, and pinning him by the throat, beat the ruffian till he roared for mercy.
And that the secret of her envenomed rage, not against this miserable and attractive wretch, but against fate, accident and the whole course of human life, concentrating
its venom on de Barral and including the innocent girl herself, was in the thought, in the fear crying within her "Now I have nothing to hold him with .
He looked at her pensively for some time as though he had been concentrating
the melancholy thoughts evoked by the sight of that abased woman.
The great capitalists devouring the little capitalists, concentrating
the power and the tools of production in great masses, perfecting industrial processes, and in the madness of self-aggrandisement only preparing, organising, enriching, making ready the lawful inheritance of the suffering proletariat.