Napoleon rose and having summoned Caulaincourt and Berthier began talking to them about matters unconnected
with the battle.
But Rachel was at present unable to conceive that the vast majority of the affairs of the world went on unconnected
by a single thread with her own destiny.
Tackleton knew that, although reduced in purse, it had some pretensions to gentility; and if certain circumstances, not wholly unconnected
, she would go so far as to say, with the Indigo Trade, but to which she would not more particularly refer, had happened differently, it might perhaps have been in possession of wealth.
For a time each blow brought a yelp from him; but fear passed into terror, until finally his yelps were voiced in unbroken succession, unconnected
with the rhythm of the punishment.
For example, something must have occurred-- something quite unconnected
with the state of your bodily health-- to frighten you about yourself, or you would never have come here to consult me.
Playmore directed the conversation to topics entirely unconnected
with my visit to Gleninch.
Part of the process of recovering from my long sickness was to find delight in little things, in things unconnected
with books and problems, in play, in games of tag in the swimming pool, in flying kites, in fooling with horses, in working out mechanical puzzles.
And although the essays are in the main unconnected
, the slight story of these characters runs through them, weaving them into a whole.
And with any disjointed and unconnected
words which would prevent Nicholas from pouring forth his thanks, the brothers hurried him out: shaking hands with him all the way, and affecting very unsuccessfully--they were poor hands at deception
A person must be somewhat habituated to the climate of these countries to perceive the extreme improbability of rain falling at such seasons, except as a consequence of some law quite unconnected
with the ordinary course of the weather.
From that moment till two hours afterwards, when the ship was brought up in one of the lower reaches of the Thames off an apparently uninhabited shore, near some sort of inlet where nothing but two anchored barges flying a red flag could be seen, Powell was too busy to think of the lady 'that mustn't be disturbed,' or of his captain--or of anything else unconnected
with his immediate duties.
Without it we are meaningless fragments, half monks, half beasts, unconnected
arches that have never joined into a man.
Cannon's work is not unconnected
with that of Mosso, who maintains, as the result of much experimental work, that "the seat of the emotions lies in the sympathetic nervous system.
Her bodily health was as it should be, and, when she thought about it, she put her condition down to nerves--nerves, according to her ideas and the ideas of her class, being unconnected
It is a motive quite unconnected
with the case which I am conducting here.