Then at last his sorrowing wife detailed
the horrors that befall those whose city is taken; she reminded him how the men are slain, and the city is given over to the flames, while the women and children are carried into captivity; when he heard all this, his heart was touched, and he donned his armour to go forth.
The events which ensued have already been detailed
, and little more remains to be related.
Although I thus readily accounted to my reason, if not altogether to my conscience, for the startling fact just detailed
, it did not the less fail to make a deep impression upon my fancy.
I was deeply interested in the little family history which he detailed to me with all that candor which a Frenchman indulges whenever mere self is his theme.
A postscript, however, mentioned that Adolphe Le Bon had been arrested and imprisoned - although nothing appeared to criminate him, beyond the facts already detailed.
At the end of the day, Kim and the Hindu boy - whose name varied at Lurgan's pleasure - were expected to give a detailed
account of all that they had seen and heard - their view of each man's character, as shown in his face, talk, and manner, and their notions of his real errand.
we are enabled to be the first to furnish the public with a detailed
account of this most extraordinary voyage, which was performed between Saturday, the 6th instant, at 11, A.
At length their expression appeared to flash suddenly out into the external world, when, with a quick leap, he sprang from his chair, and falling heavily with his head and shoulders upon the table, and in contact with the corpse, poured out rapidly and vehemently a detailed
confession of the hideous crime for which Mr.
Mary was in excellent spirits, enjoying the gaiety and the change, and so well satisfied with the journey in her mother-in-law's carriage with four horses, and with her own complete independence of Camden Place, that she was exactly in a temper to admire everything as she ought, and enter most readily into all the superiorities of the house, as they were detailed
And now, my dear Watson, without referring to my notes, I cannot give you a more detailed
account of this curious case.
Filon has transplanted the creations of his fancy into an age certainly at a greater distance from ourselves than can be estimated by mere lapse of time, and where a fully detailed
antiquarian knowledge, used with admirable tact and economy, is indeed serviceable in giving reality of effect to scene and character.
For 1) if the quarrel between the brothers were a fiction, we should expect it to be detailed
at length and not noticed allusively and rather obscurely -- as we find it; 2) as MM.
On the other hand, as the traveller stays but a short time in each place, his descriptions must generally consist of mere sketches, instead of detailed
The scientific world had barely had time to recover from the effect of this news, when it learned of the attempted assassination of Mademoiselle under the extraordinary conditions which we have detailed
and which our visit to the chateau was to enable us to ascertain with yet greater precision.
Those who are sufficiently interested to desire to read his own detailed
account of the society he would fain establish, will find an excellent passage in Aphorism 57 of "The Antichrist".