Having, by repeated and prolonged assaults, at length completely gorged himself, he would wrap himself up and lie with the torpor of an anaconda; slowly digesting
his way on to the next repast.
I have had my supper, gentlemen," replied he, quietly, "and was comfortably digesting
it, as you see.
Lestrade, being rather puzzled, has referred the case to me, and hence it is that two middle-aged gentlemen are flying westward at fifty miles an hour instead of quietly digesting
their breakfasts at home.
The night came in, and took up its place there, unconcerned and indifferent; the night which had already swallowed up his happiness, and was now digesting
it listlessly; and was ready to swallow up the happiness of a thousand other people with as little disturbance or change of mien.
You showed me the rows of notebooks--you have often spoken of them--you have often said that they wanted digesting
While the Admiral was digesting
this hasty meal of philosophy