In less than a minute he was back in the cab with the ring.
But within that minute a crosstown car had stopped directly in front of the cab.
He had avoided the name of any destination, for there was now quite a little band of railway folk about the cab, and he still kept an eye upon the court of justice, and laboured to avoid concentric evidence.
Forth trundled the cab into the Christmas streets, the fare within plunged in the blackness of a despair that neighboured on unconsciousness, the driver on the box digesting his rebuke and his customer's duplicity.
Her eyes gleamed in the shadow of the cab straight ahead, immovable.
And for a time the walls of St Stephen's, with its towers and pinnacles, contemplated in immobility and silence a cab that jingled.
The rain was so sudden: nobody was prepared; and everybody had to take a cab.
Go again; and don't come back until you have found a cab.
Patent leathers and Square-toes came in the same cab, and they walked down the pathway together as friendly as possible -- arm-in-arm, in all probability.
This conversation had occurred while our cab had been threading its way through a long succession of dingy streets and dreary by-ways.
The cab is waiting, and I have my last words to say to you.
If you wish to remain under my charge," Julian proceeded, "you will accompany me at once to the cab.
She spoke with breathless eagerness, and pressed by me into the cab
Ensconced in his corner, with his arms folded, he stared out of the cab window at the street.
For a moment they kept perfectly still in that cab rolling on at a steady jog-trot through a narrow city street full of bustle.