At this my companion did turn, but the inquiry she launched was a silent one, the effect of which was to make me more explicit
My father's family name being Pirrip, and my Christian name Philip, my infant tongue could make of both names nothing longer or more explicit
At first she only nodded emphatically, but she was presently unable to resist the temptation to be more explicit
They also take place in the petit salon, but with the doors tightly closed, and with explicit
directions to every one in the house that we are not to be disturbed.
At that time I would have had a search made--even excavation if necessary--at my own expense, but all suggestions were met with a prompt and explicit