All we have got to do is, to keep our own counsel, and remain perfectly quiet, not breathing a word to any living soul; and you will see that the storm will pass away
without in the least affecting us.
There are innumerable other events--if such they may be called--which come close upon us, yet pass away
without actual results, or even betraying their near approach, by the reflection of any light or shadow across our minds.
It did not pass away
, as weightier things had done; but came uppermost again, and yet again, and many times that day, and often afterwards.
Although the whole existence of the inhabitants of the valley seemed to pass away
exempt from toil, yet there were some light employments which, although amusing rather than laborious as occupations, contributed to their comfort and luxury.
After all, his indifference was probably merely a mood that would pass away