But the thing that baffled them all was her instant consciousness of the presence
of carnivora that others, exerting their faculties to the utmost, could neither see nor hear.
But now, as I went up to him, and stood beside him in sad silence, I felt the presence
of a new element that blended us as we had never been blent before.
As I entered the royal presence
the jeddak rose, and stepping from the dais which supported his magnificent throne, came forward to meet me--a mark of distinction that is seldom accorded to other than a visiting ruler.
In the house that poetic dullness and quiet reigned which always accompanies the presence
of a betrothed couple.
Muldoon had been right, absolutely, with her figure of their "craping"; and the presence
he watched for would roam restlessly too.
Then the minister came, and in that overshadowing presence
the lesser lights went into eclipse.
She knew that the fact of his presence
would create an impression.
In the mind of the Belgian only the presence
of a sinister and malevolent force could account for the phenomenon.
The illusion of her presence
became more and more complete.
Answer it to our lord, then, old housefiend,'' said the man, and retired; leaving Rebecca in company with the old woman, upon whose presence
she had been thus unwillingly forced.
Still, the presence
of Monte Cristo at such an hour, his mysterious, fanciful, and extraordinary entrance into her room through the wall, might well seem impossibilities to her shattered reason.
When his dominions were half depopulated, he summoned to his presence
a thousand hale and light-hearted friends from among the knights and dames of his court, and with these retired to the deep seclusion of one of his castellated abbeys.
said I, not deigning to notice the other's buffooneries: 'you needn't fear to say anything in my presence
You said only a--a woman's hand and heart or a child's presence
could make a home.
This child's presence
always and infallibly called up in Vronsky that strange feeling of inexplicable loathing which he had experienced of late.