Such an action would estrange
the pair for ever from the Fynes.
and how many of those gentle souls do you degrade, estrange
, torture, for the sake of a little loose arithmetic, and miserable dog-latin?
This second meeting might have been expected, one would have supposed, to estrange
them still more.
In fact he might even, through all this, have been able to estrange
me from my family, and no doubt he hoped to be restored to favour with them; to say nothing of revenging himself on me personally, for he has grounds for supposing that the honour and happiness of Sofya Semyonovna are very precious to me.