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For the rest, he thought the dialectical part of his argument of little worth; he saw only too clearly that the result of these ecstatic moments was stupefaction, mental darkness, idiocy.
But he had hardly become conscious of this curious phenomenon, when another recollection suddenly swam through his brain, interesting him for the moment, exceedingly.
A man, breathing heavily, stood for a moment upon the threshold, his head stooped a little as though listening.
Immediately the attentive chief addressed a few words to one of the crowd, who disappeared, and returned in a few moments with a calabash of 'poee-poee', and two or three young cocoanuts stripped of their husks, and with their shells partly broken.
Grose on that horrid scene of Flora's by the lake--and had perplexed her by so saying--that it would from that moment distress me much more to lose my power than to keep it.
Tom conned the thing a moment longer, and then added: "All right, though; she'd like to see me in just such a fix -- let her sweat it out
The young man looked at him for several moments, and then made his way to the side table where the sandwiches were.
At what precise moment will the moon present herself in the most favorable position to be reached by the projectile?
This however was more than she could believe herself; and to be composed at such a moment was not only beyond the reach of Marianne, it was beyond her wish.
2) I measure flowing time by the fixed moment of the present in which alone I am conscious of myself as living, consequently I am outside time.
For a moment the black line held, but only for a moment--then the fearsome beasts that bore equally terrible riders passed completely through it.
She loved Villefort, and he left her at the moment he was about to become her husband.
Charles's heart melted within him at the sight of those two children, whom he had not seen for two years and whom he now met at the moment of death.
when have I ever led you to suppose for a moment that I have ever wasted any time thinking of you?
Every eye, every opera glass, was turned on the brightly colored group of riders at the moment they were in line to start.