Douglas and Barker are both in a conspiracy to conceal
something; that they aided the murderer's escape--or at least that they reached the room before he escaped--and that they fabricated evidence of his escape through the window, whereas in all probability they had themselves let him go by lowering the bridge.
Lothario then retired, and the next day Anselmo, under pretence of going to his friend's country house, took his departure, and then returned to conceal
himself, which he was able to do easily, as Camilla and Leonela took care to give him the opportunity; and so he placed himself in hiding in the state of agitation that it may be imagined he would feel who expected to see the vitals of his honour laid bare before his eyes, and found himself on the point of losing the supreme blessing he thought he possessed in his beloved Camilla.
He had even thought of retreating beyond a curvature in the natural wall, which might still conceal
him and his companions, when by the sudden gleam of intelligence that shot across the features of the savage, he saw it was too late, and that they were betrayed.
Why,' said I, 'do you think, mother, that when I come to see my child, I shall be able to conceal
my being the mother of it?
Both the good women kept strict silence during the whole scene between Mr Allworthy and the girl; but as soon as it was ended, and that gentleman was out of hearing, Mrs Deborah could not help exclaiming against the clemency of her master, and especially against his suffering her to conceal
the father of the child, which she swore she would have out of her before the sun set.
Four men are sufficient, in this way, to conceal
the amount of three tons weight of merchandise in the course of two days.
I could not conceal
from her--I must not conceal
from you--that the vital energies are sinking.
But then the opportunity of making a sacrifice to her secret love was glorious, and her frankness forbade her to conceal the truth.
You have," said Julia, burying her face in her hands to conceal her blushes.