He left a son and a daughter, both worthy of the name they were called upon to bear; the son, a cutter as unerring
and exact as the square rule; the daughter, apt at embroidery, and at designing ornaments.
I left him an excellent mark in the window, and, having warned the police that they might be needed--by the way, Watson, you spotted their presence in that doorway with unerring
accuracy--I took up what seemed to me to be a judicious post for observation, never dreaming that he would choose the same spot for his attack.
Then with the unerring
official memory that characterized him he repeated from the opening words of the manifesto:
They see them--they see their bows drawn back--they see their slender arrows speed with unerring
precision toward their hearts.
Without this unerring
guide the Scarecrow and his comrades might never have gained the Emerald City; for many were the obstacles thrown in their way by the arts of old Mombi.
Though no mark showed where the gems had been buried, and though the spot resembled the balance of an unbroken stretch several miles in length, where the reeds terminated at the edge of the meadowland, yet the ape-man moved with unerring
precision directly to the place where he had hid his treasure.
Also, she was an unerring
judge of distance, and she had an instinct for knowing the strength of twigs, branches, and rotten limbs.
A fraction of a second too long in the water and the fine and silken edge of the proper heat was lost, and Martin found time to marvel at the accuracy he developed - an automatic accuracy, founded upon criteria that were machine-like and unerring
He put the question with perfect delicacy but with unerring
directness as well.
He bows his head in grief, and he points his unerring
hand at You.
The mystery that lay behind this paper was all darkness to des Lupeaulx, who read with something akin to terror page after page, in which the men of his acquaintance were judged with unerring
instinct led Sir Patrick to the billiard-room.
Newman's arm could no longer be restrained; the bellows, descending heavily and with unerring
aim on the very centre of Mr Squeers's head, felled him to the floor, and stretched him on it flat and senseless.
In living bodies, variation will cause the slight alterations, generation will multiply them almost infinitely, and natural selection will pick out with unerring
skill each improvement.
There are men who learn life at a glance, who see it for what it is at once, who learn experience from the mistakes of others, who apply the current maxims of worldly wisdom to their own case with signal success, and make unerring
forecasts at all times.