But I should not offer the evidence
for the prosecution and leave the defense unheard.
Many expected that Monsieur Stangerson, after giving his evidence
, would have gone over to the prisoner and shaken hands with him; but he left the court without another word.
They were just going home to dinner when the footman came down to the stable to say that Joe was wanted directly in master's private room; there was a man brought up for ill-using horses, and Joe's evidence
He said he would show by a chain of circumstantial evidence
without break or fault in it anywhere, that the principal prisoner at the bar committed the murder; that the motive was partly revenge, and partly a desire to take his own life out of jeopardy, and that his brother, by his presence, was a consenting accessory to the crime; a crime which was the basest known to the calendar of human misdeeds--assassination; that it was conceived by the blackest of hearts and consummated by the cowardliest of hands; a crime which had broken a loving sister's heart, blighted the happiness of a young nephew who was as dear as a son, brought inconsolable grief to many friends, and sorrow and loss to the whole community.
Miss Manette, if the prisoner does not perfectly understand that you give the evidence
which it is your duty to give--which you must give-- and which you cannot escape from giving--with great unwillingness, he is the only person present in that condition.
Perfectly cured be certainly was not, for he supported himself forward on crutches to give evidence
Give your evidence
,' the King repeated angrily, `or I'll have you executed, whether you're nervous or not.
He gave full, satisfactory, and direct evidence
on every point; and the prince's name was, thanks to this, not brought into the proceedings.
McFarlane, how it is that you are still at liberty, since there appears to be enough evidence
to justify your arrest?
But the completer, the positive, soul, which will merely take  that mood into its service (its proper service, as we hold, is in counteraction to the vulgarity of purely positive natures) is also certainly in evidence
in Amiel's "Thoughts"--that other, and far stronger person, in the long dialogue; the man, in short, possessed of gifts, not for the renunciation, but for the reception and use, of all that is puissant, goodly, and effective in life, and for the varied and adequate literary reproduction of it; who, under favourable circumstances, or even without them, will become critic, or poet, and in either case a creative force; and if he be religious (as Amiel was deeply religious) will make the most of "evidence
," and almost certainly find a Church.
While I stood stunned and horrified at the frightful evidence
before me, there came from the direction of the great lake an increasing sound that rose to the volume of a shriek.
which I have collected from various sources," Inspector Jacks continued, "leads me to believe that the person who committed this murder was a foreigner.
I had reports of three other men occupying responsible positions in the city, Thomson, against whom there was really tangible and serious evidence
of servants spoke of raised voices and the sound of a heavy fall.
Rook having completed his evidence
, the police authorities were the next witnesses examined.