He addressed her with easy civility, and twisted his head into a bow which assured her as plainly as words could have done, that he was exactly
the coxcomb she had heard him described to be by Lucy.
I cannot say that I remember it all exactly
as you have described it; my wife declares flatly there is not a word of truth in it as far as she is concerned, and Mrs.
They have likewise discovered two lesser stars, or satellites, which revolve about Mars; whereof the innermost is distant from the centre of the primary planet exactly
three of his diameters, and the outermost, five; the former revolves in the space of ten hours, and the latter in twenty-one and a half; so that the squares of their periodical times are very near in the same proportion with the cubes of their distance from the centre of Mars; which evidently shows them to be governed by the same law of gravitation that influences the other heavenly bodies.
Now,' she began, 'be sure you do exactly
in every respect what I tell you.
He breakfasted and dined at the club, at hours mathematically fixed, in the same room, at the same table, never taking his meals with other members, much less bringing a guest with him; and went home at exactly
midnight, only to retire at once to bed.
There is a feeling exactly
like that one has upon a switchback--of a helpless headlong motion
It was exactly
a scene, and exactly
among people, where he had apparently least to do, and least temptation to go.
Mortimer looked at his watch--"in exactly
one hour and a quarter.
I don't think Ellen cares for society; but nobody knows exactly
what she does care for," May continued, as if she had been groping for something noncommittal.
I know you very well; you have so much animation, which is exactly
what Miss Andrews wants, for I must confess there is something amazingly insipid about her.
I give it exactly
as it came to me, in a letter which meant more to me than it can possibly mean to any other reader.
Let us also disclose the fact that, without knowing exactly
why himself, he had sent to Edinburgh for a certain selection of heavy clothing, and his best hunting-gear and fire-arms.
Of course I'll go over to Paris if you think I can do any good, but you must tell me exactly
what you want me to do.
I seemed to imagine you exactly
as you are--I seemed to have seen you somewhere.
That is exactly
the point," said Porthos, "in regard to which I flattered myself I had hit on a very ingenious device.