I nodded my head, and, as one man to another, thanked him for his tip; and drifted back
to the group at the bar.
demanded Ahab, when the boat drifted back
. Think, think of thy whale-boat, stoven and sunk!
His iron constitution was somewhat broken by mountain pneumonia, and he had drifted back
to live in a milder country for a while.
I might have committed suicide; I might even have drifted back
into my old life--but for one man."
He drifted back
to the immediate present for a moment and noted that the river still ran wide open, and that a moose-bird, perched on the bow of the boat, was surveying him impudently.
The newspaper man and his new friend drank together and, skillfully prompted by the former, the conversation drifted back
to the subject of Hamilton Fynes.
Henry acknowledged receipt of the information with a grunt that slid into a snore as he drifted back
He paused; his face changed; his thoughts drifted back
from present to past; he looked at Crayford vacantly, lost in the terrible remembrances that were rising in him, as the shadows rise with the coming night.
Keating, they were first carried towards the coast of New Holland, and thence drifted back
together with the productions of that country, the seeds, before germinating, must have travelled between 1800 and 2400 miles.
Berande, after such an unusual run of visiting vessels, drifted back
into her old solitude.
Then, as the stars drifted back
in the sky, the smell of steam seemed to stench forth from deck and mangrove swamp, and the suffocating heat wrapped all about.
In her anxiety to produce some reason which might prevail on him to go, she drifted back
into that very conversation about Blanche into which she had declined to enter but the moment before.
With the one exception of her mother, friends and relatives drifted back
and acknowledged that they had been mistaken; though there were old crones who still abided by their opinion and who shook their heads ominously over their cups of tea.
The 40-year-old claimed that he drifted back
into drug misuse because of the unsavoury characters he spends his time with.
Dealers noted both ends of the range were tested last week and prices now appear to have drifted back
towards the middle of the band.