When, after despatching
him, I looked back for Dian, I could see nothing of her.
The party had considered the possibility of disaster for one man, and that had been the principal reason for despatching
the two in different directions.
She took charge of him, lifting his head to keep the blood out of it and despatching
me to the cabin for a pillow.
I was in fact on the point of despatching
a messenger to your hotel.
At that time not every one would have known enough to think of despatching
a cargo steamer to the Pacific.