His attention was riveted upon the bed in which he thought to find a young boy and his helpless, invalid grandmother.
But how could the boy have carried his invalid grandmother from a second story window to the ground?
He had never heard of Sherlock Holmes or he would have lost no time in invoking the aid of that celebrated sleuth, for here was a real mystery: An old woman--an invalid who had to be carried from the ship to her room in the hotel--and a handsome lad, her grandson, had entered a room on the second floor of his hostelry the day before.
So the invalid
disappeared soon afterward and went into his sleeping-room; and one by one the lights in the salon of the Rue des Tournelles were extinguished.
Mr Flintwinch had by this time poured himself out another cup of tea, which he was swallowing in gulps as before, with his eyes directed to the invalid.
Mr Flintwinch, finishing his tea, not only took a longer gulp than he had taken yet, but made his succeeding pause under new circumstances: that is to say, with his head thrown back and his cup held still at his lips, while his eyes were still directed at the invalid.
The sufferings which Lady Bertram did not see had little power over her fancy; and she wrote very comfortably about agitation, and anxiety, and poor invalids
, till Tom was actually conveyed to Mansfield, and her own eyes had beheld his altered appearance.
On general seats total number of voters were 122, polled votes were 122 and the number of valid votes were 118, while invalid
votes were four.
Summary: UAE exchange denies rumours about accepting invalid
0% of total claims to incomplete or invalid
submitted information Total claims rejected due to 0.
ballot numbers dropped between June and November, there was a reverse trend in voter participation between the two elections.
7 per cent) voters out 6123 could be declared or considered as valid voters which were earlier declared invalid
voters by NADRA on the pretext that CNICs of those voters were never issued by the NADRA.
7 percent of 6123 used counterfoils having invalid
CNIC numbers in NA-122 could be considered as valid voters.
He said rests of ballot boxes had been found invalid
because of some flaws.
However, I would not expect a court to rule a will invalid
merely because of an incorrect date, unless, when the correct date was established, it showed the will to be invalid
for some other reason, for example because another one had been made later.