As a rule, there is not more than one short sentence for a year, sometimes not even that, but merely a date
I can think of no means of ascertaining the date at present," I said, "because I can think of no persons who are sure to know it, but Count Fosco and Sir Percival Glyde.
We must persist to the last in hunting down the date of Laura's journey.
You mean," said Marian, "the discovery that Laura did not leave Blackwater Park till after the date of her death on the doctor's certificate?
In that case, she must have started on the twenty-sixth, and must have come to London one day after the date of her own death on the doctor's certificate.
We know that his departure followed Laura's after the lapse of a few hours, and we may get at the date in that way.
The oldest date is eighteen-seventy-five, and there is only one of that year.
For an instant he dared not look, but Monsieur Thuran, who had leaned nearer to see the date, exclaimed that he was safe.
Spider was the first to see the date, and ere any knew what his intention was he raised himself to his feet, and lunged over the side of the boat, to disappear forever into the green depths beneath--the coin had not been the 1875 piece.
She saw the customary attestations of the two witnesses; and the date of the document, reverting to a period of more than five years since.
It was the marriage certificate of the dead parents, and the date it bore was March the twentieth, eighteen hundred and forty-six.
The prisoner at the bar called at my shop on the date indicated on my register, some days later than the date indicated in the register of Mr.
I never received any arsenic from the prisoner, or from any one else, at the date to which you refer, of at any other date.
It impelled him to ascertain the date
at which the murder had been committed, and
He had only to make the date
at which the loan expired coincide with the date
of his marriage, and there was his father-in-law's money at his disposal, or at his wife's disposal--which meant the same thing.